14 members of the Ekiti state House of Assembly have impeached the Speaker of the House, Hon Kola Oluwawole and his deputy Mr Sina Animasun.
The act which was carried out today also saw Adeniran Alagbada representing Ise constituency installed as the new speaker and Segundo Adewunmi as the new deputy speaker.
Some members of the house were also suspended in the move.
Meanwhile, Oluwawole has dismissed his impeachment, describing it as lawless and illegal. He also called it ‘a rape on democracy’
A statement by his Special Assistant on Media, Stephen Gbadamosi, noted 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.