But the camp of the acting governor is not ready to let go of the power in their control.
Consequently, in a bid to resolve the lingering dispute over the governor’s state of health, the Taraba State House of Assembly has constituted a five-man medical panel to determine Suntai’s fitness.
Despite his compromised mental capacity, a cabal close to the governor had tried to create the impression that Suntai was ready to resume duties as governor.
According to Sahara Reporters, former General TY Danjuma, who made billions of dollars in the oil sector, is the major source of funds for the small but powerful cabal, made up of the governor’s wife and other political cohorts in the state. The group, which is determined to wrest political power from the state’s acting governor, has rigged media interviews for the governor and released statements ostensibly authorized by Suntai's wife in its effort to portray him as mentally competent...