Breaking: Abia Assembly Speaker, Chinedum Orji impeached

The speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedum Enyinnaya Orji has been impeached.

The news broke on Tuesday morning following recent rumour that the action was likely take place.

Recall that Hon Orji was elected as speaker of the assembly in June 2019. Read more HERE.

Though official report and reason is yet to be made public, it important to that the impeached speaker is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and 22 out of the 24 members in the Abia House of Assembly are of the PDP.

The impeached Speaker is the son of the immediate past governor, Theodore Orji.

More details coming…