Tag: Deputy Speaker

Imo Assembly

Imo Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker, recalls 6 suspended members

The Imo House of Assembly has impeached its deputy speaker, Mr Amarachi Iwuanyanwu (APC-Nwangele) from office. This followed a resolution of the house at its Tuesday plenary in Owerri. The Speaker, Mr Paul Emeziem (APC-Onuimo) who announced the impeachment of Iwuanyanwu, failed, however, to state why he was removed. The[Read More…]

Edo State Deputy Speaker impeached

The Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon. Yekini Idiaye has been impeached. He was impeached on Wednesday during a plenary session of the Assembly in Benin City.  NewsWireNGR recalls that the Deputy Speaker of the Edo House of Assembly and member representating Akoko-Edo Constituency I, Hon.[Read More…]

Kaduna Assembly gets new Deputy Speaker, Isaac Auta

Dr Isaac Auta,representing Kauru constituency has been elected the new Deputy Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly. Twenty-four out of the 34 members of the Kaduna House of Assembly, on Thursday impeached the former Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Mukhtar Hazo. The development followed a vote of no confidence on him during[Read More…]

Imo deputy speaker resigns, 9 Lawmakers defect to APC

The Deputy Speaker of Imo State House of Assembly, Okey Onyekanma, has resigned. Punch Newspaper is reporting that his letter of resignation was read by the speaker of the house during plenary on Tuesday. Onyekanma equally resigned as the Chairman, House Committee on Rules and Business. The plenary is currently[Read More…]

Face-off In House of Reps Over Immunity for Senate President, Speaker

The House of Representatives was in rowdy session Tuesday over the planned inclusion of the Senate President and Speaker to enjoy immunity. The Minority Leader of the House, Leo Ogor had in the bill canvassed for the inclusion of the presiding officers of the two chambers of the National Assembly[Read More…]