Not many saw this one coming, but members of Ebonyi State House of Assembly have impeached the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Hon. Chukwuma Nwazunku. According to reports, 18 out of the 24 members of the house allegedly carried out the impeachment of the speaker this morning, 21 July 2014.
He was impeached over allegations of gross misconduct, incompetence and corruption.
According to reports, the members of the House re-instated three members who were on suspension before moving to impeach the Speaker.
A new speaker, Hon. Helen Nwaobasi has immediately being elected to replace him.