Ekiti lawmakers have elected Gboyega Aribisogan as the new Speaker of the Assembly.
Hon Gboyega Aribisogan who represents the Ikole constituency was sworn in at the plenary on Tuesday by the clerk of the House, Mr. Tola Esan.
Aribisogan replaced the immediate past speaker of the Ekiti state House of Assembly, Hon. Funmini Afuye who died on Wednesday, October 19.
Newsbreak Nigeria reports that Funmini Afuye who represented Ikere Constituency 1 passed on at the popular Ekiti State Teaching Hospital where he was receiving treatment after suffering cardiac arrest.