Nine lawmakers of the Imo state House of Assembly have defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC.
There was mild drama at the House of Assembly as more lawmakers are said to have prepared to move to APC, soonest.
Earlier reported on spillednews.com; Okey Onyekanma has resigned his position as the deputy speaker of the house.
The defection started around 3:30 pm when the Speaker of the House, read the letters of the decamped at the floor of the House.
Apart from the announcement of the defectors, the Speaker announced the screening of the Attorney General of Imo State, Cyprain Akaolisa, as appointed by the governor, Hope Uzodinma.