Sunday, 20 March 2016

House Speaker Resigns, As APC Lawmakers Make Shocking Replacement

The Speaker, resigned after he was accused of withdrawing N15 million from the Assembly’s account without the knowledge of the principal officers.

The Ondo State House of Assembly, has appointed an Acting Speaker, Malachi Coker, following the resignation of the Speaker, Jumoke Akindele, on Monday, in Akure.


The Lawmakers at the plenary session, also appointed Arowele Samuel from Owo, l Constituency, as the Acting Deputy Speaker.

The officers are to be in office, pending when election is held for the positions.Others are: Olamide George, representing Akure North Constituency, as the Majority Leader; and Mukaila Musa as the Minority Leader.
The Speaker, resigned after he was accused of withdrawing N15 million from the Assembly’s account without the knowledge of the principal officers.