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Ogun Speaker retains seat

2015-06-08 20:51
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Abeokuta - The immediate past Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Suraj Adekunbi was on Monday returned as Speaker of the House for another four years, reports Punch.

Adekunbi was re-elected by colleagues immediately after Gov. Ibikunle Amosun inaugurated the state’s 8th legislative Assembly.

Also read: 11 retain seats in Ogun legislature

He was nominated for the office again on the floor of the House by Ojodu Olayiwola from Abeokuta North State Constituency without opposition.

Kunle Oluomo from Ifo 1 State Constituency was elected as the Deputy Speaker.

Read more at Punch.

Read more on: 2015 elections

Read more on: apc  |  ibikunle amosun  |  ogun state  |  party politics  |  speakership

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