Sunday, September 25, 2022

Imo Assembly Removes Speaker, Appoints Nduka As New Speaker

- Advertisement -

The Imo State House of Assembly, Monday afternoon, removed its speaker, Kennedy Ibeh.

The Assembly has also elected Emeka Nduka as its new speaker. By Nduka’s election, the Imo State House of Assembly has now had four Speakers in three years.

Nduka, who represents the Ehime Mbano State Constituency, was immediately sworn in by the Clerk of the Assembly, Chinelo Emeghara, and was congratulated by the Deputy Speaker, Amara Iwuanyanwu, the Majority Leader, Kanayo Onyemaechi of Owerri West, and ranking lawmaker, Ngozi Obiefule of Isu State Constituency.

READ ALSO: Gunmen Nabbed In Anambra Are All Igbo – Soludo

Ibe, who represents the Obowo State constituency was elected as speaker in November 2021, after Paul Emezim was impeached as the speaker.

Imo Assembly

Outbrain Advertisements

Ibe was on suspension when he was elected as the number one man of the legislature.

READ ALSO: 2023: Refrain From Vote Buying – Catholic Bishop

The member representing Ihitte Uboma state constituency, Onyemaechi Njoku, told our correspondent in a telephone conversation that the lawmakers would assist the new speaker to stabilise the Assembly.

Trending video of the day;

Photo Credit: Getty

Also Read:  Here Is What Actor Junior Pope Just Said About His Marriage On Social Media

- Advertisement -

Related Articles

- Advertisement -

Leave a Reply

Stay Connected

- Advertisement -

Latest Articles