The Anambra State House of Assembly, has elected Hon. Uche Okafor of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as Speaker.
Okafor, who represents Ayamelum state constituency, in the Anambra North Central district of the state, was elected unopposed by the state lawmakers.
He takes over from Rita Maduagwu.
Similarly, Hon. Pascal Agbodike, also of APGA, who represents Ohiala II constituency at the state assembly has emerged Deputy Speaker unopposed.