TENSION enveloped the Ondo House of Assembly yesterday as members exchanged blows over alleged directive by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu that the impeached deputy speaker lroju Ogundeji be reinstated immediately.
Consequently top security chiefs in the state raced to the assembly to calm the lawmakers who engaged themselves in a shoutong match on the corridor close to the speaker Bamidele Oleyelogun office
The state police Commissioner Gbenga Adeyanju and that of the DSS and others security chiefs led a team of security officers to restore peace in the assembly. The state party chairman Ade Adetimehin was also at the assembly to placate the lawmakers. Vanguard gathered that the shouting match followed the alleged directive by the governor that the impeached deputy speaker be reinstated. The directive reportedly divided the lawmakers.