Chiji Collins Impeached As Speaker Of Imo Assembly, Replaced With Paul Emeziem

Imo State House of Assembly Speaker Chiji Collins has been indicted.

POLITICS NIGERIA learned that Mr. Paul Emeziem de Onuimo has been appointed as the new Speaker of the House of Assembly.

Collins was removed from office Friday during a plenary session at the Owerri assembly complex.

Sources reveal that Collins was relieved of his position on charges of gross misconduct and financial dishonesty. 19 of the 27 household members lobbied for Collins to be removed.