The Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly, Rita Maduagwu, has been impeached.
Rita Maduagwu was impeached by 20 out of the 30 members of the House on Tuesday. Maduagwu was accused of financial impropriety, gross misconduct and sundry allegations.
Ikem Uzozie was appointed the new speaker of the house.
The motion to impeach her was moved by Ikem Uzozie, representing Aguata II constituency. He was seconded by Onyebuchi Offor( Ekwusigo constituency)