Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon. Kola Oluwawole has been impeached.
The speaker was impeached alongside his deputy, Hon. Sina Animasun on Thursday, October 11, 2018 by 14 members of the House.
Following the Impeachment of the Speaker and his deputy, Hon. Adeniran Alagbada, representing Ise constituency has immediately been installed as the new speaker while Segundo Adewunmi is now the deputy speaker as some members of the House were also suspended.
Speaking on the impeachment, the former speaker, Hon. Kola Oluwawole’s Special Assistant on Media, Stephen Gbadamosi, disclosed that; “Those who carried out the illegality were provided police cover and they prevented other members and even staff of the House from gaining entrance into the complex.”