Mukhtar Isa Hazo, deputy speaker of Kaduna state house of assembly, has been impeached after only four months in office.
The speaker was impeached by 24 members of the assembly during plenary session on Thursday.
According to reports, Hazo, who was elected in February, was accused of inability to discharge his duties.
He had come into office as deputy speaker with Yusuf Zailani, the speaker, after some principal officers resigned.
It has not been announced at the time of this report, who would replace him.