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Anambra inaugurates new Assembly Wednesday, favours Okafor as Speaker

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The Anambra State House of Assembly on Tuesday held its last entire for the sixth Assembly, while likewise declaring that its next gathering would be initiated Wednesday. The whole last session saw the disintegration of the seventh Assembly that was comprised in 2015. The disintegration of the House pursued a letter of a decree from the State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, dissolving the House which was perused by the Speaker, Barrister Mrs. Rita Maduagwu.

Tending to individuals during the sitting, the Speaker, Mrs. Rita Maduagwu, expressed gratitude toward individuals for their diligent work and responsibility to the authoritative business, which she said incited a decent working association with different arms of government in the state. “I can gladly say that our enactment in the previous four years has profited the great individuals of Anambra State through the genial connection between the Executive and the Legislature.

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“I should likewise praise the House for endeavoring to take Anambra State to the more elevated amount.” She said the 6th Assembly performed well with as much as more than 90 individuals situated bills for the great and advancement of the state. GISTOK accumulated only that a legislator from Anambra North senatorial zone, Hon. Uche Okafor who speaks to Ayamelum state supporters has been tipped to supplant Maduagwu as speaker of the House. A source inside the gathering, who wouldn’t unveil his name, said Okafor has the sponsorship of Governor Obiano and will supplant Maduagwu.

The source stated, “They have been on the game for at some point now, and Anambra South senatorial zone was at first supported to create the speaker before the table turned. “Even though the representative hails from the northern senatorial zone, his agent from the focal, and the speaker should be from the south, yet the representative intends to bring his successor from the south. So for the time being, we will have the north commanding by having the senator and the speaker,” the source said.