The first female speaker in Ondo State, Mrs Jumoke Akindele has been impeached. Mrs Akindele was impeached last night around 10pm alongside her Deputy, Mr Fatai Olotu.
According to reports, the impeachment was carried out at one of the lawmakers quarters in Akure late last night.
The lawmakers have subsequently elected Iroju Ogundeji from Odigbo local government as Speaker and Ayo Arowele from Owo local government as the Deputy speaker.
It was learnt that 18 out of 26 lawmakers made this decision. The Governor has also been informed.