The elected members of the Imo State House of Assembly, Hon. Lawman Duruji of Action Alliance (AA) and Hon. Chika Madumere of the The All Grand Alliance Party (AGAP) have been elected as the new Speaker, and Deputy Speaker of the Assembly respectively.
Duruji who hails from Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of the state
defeated his closest rival, Hon. Chinedu Offor, (OnuimoLGA) while Hon. Chika Madumere (Nkwere LGA) of AGAP was elected the Deputy Speaker.
It will be recalled that Hon Chika Madumere had led the campaign for good governernce, accountability and better legislation which had put him in serious running battle with the executive and leadership of the House