Member-elect for Odo-Otin State Constituency, Adewale Egbedun has been elected as the Speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly.
38-year-old Egbedun was elected after he was nominated as by Ibrahim Abiola of Irewole/Isokan constituency and seconded by Areoye Samuel, another member.
The inaugural sitting of the 8th Assembly was presided by the Clerk of the House, Simeone Amusan.
Member-elect from Ife North Constituency, Akinyode Oyewusi was elected as the Deputy Speaker of the House.
The inaugural plenary was attended by the Governor of the State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, his Deputy, Prince Kola Adewusi and top government functionaries.
(Source: Insight Media, excluding headline)