The Anambra State House of Assembly Speaker, Hon Rita Maduagwu has been impeached over alleged financial impropriety and gross misconduct
Maduagwu was impeached by 22 out of 30 members of the state assembly.
She was impeached following a motion moved by a member of the House, Hon Ikemba Uzoezie and seconded by Hon Onyebuchi Offor.
The lawmakers alleged that the reasons for her impeachment are financial impropriety, gross misconduct and docility.
Uzoezie, a member of APGA, representing Aguata two state constituency has emerged as the new speaker.