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Edo Assembly

11 Aug
Edo State House of Assembly (EDHA) yesterday considered and passed a bill for a law to repeal the Bendel Sports Council Law, 1967 and to enact the Edo State Sports Commission Law 2021. The passage of the bill followed the presentation of the report of the House Standing Committee on Information, Youth and Sports at…
13 Oct 2020
Edo State House of Assembly, yesterday, impeached its Speaker, Frank Okiye and elected Marcus Onobun, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member and representative of Esan West Constituency as the new Speaker.
24 Aug 2020
A Benin High Court on Monday ordered that the seven suspects, who allegedly invaded the Edo House of Assembly complex on Aug. 6 be remanded in police custody.
9 Aug 2020
Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures in Nigeria has condemned the recent siege on Edo State House of Assembly by men suspected to be loyal to Governor Godwin Obaseki.
8 Aug 2020
Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have risen in condemnation of what they called “Police invasion of the Edo State House of Assembly in the early hours of August 6, 2020.”
21 Mar 2020
The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, cautioned the 14 ‘absentee’ lawmakers-elect in the state to stay away from state House...
6 Dec 2019
The Reformed Oghomwan Mandate Group (ROMG) yesterday commended the leadership of the Edo State House of Assembly for declaring vacant the seats of the 12 members-elect yet to present themselves for inauguration into the seventh Assembly...
5 Dec 2019
The Edo State House of Assembly has declared vacant the seats of the 12 members who have avoided the chamber since its inauguration on June 17,2019.
4 Dec 2019
The Edo House of Assembly on Wednesday passed the state 2020 Appropriation Bill of N179.2 billion. This followed a motion by House Leader, Mr Roland Asoro and seconded by Mr Ephraim Aluebhosele, member representing Igueben at plenary in Benin.
8 Oct 2019
A meeting convened by governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with the leadership of the National Assembly to promote government’s policies that require legislative support was yesterday disrupted in Abuja.
18 Sep 2019
The Edo House of Assembly has summoned the Commissioner for infrastructure, John Inegbedion, to appear before it today and speak on the steps being taken by the state government to make the Benin Central Park...
14 Sep 2019
The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has hailed the judiciary for upholding the rule of law over the Edo House of Assembly issue, noting that the state government received the ruling with humility and respect for the judicial arm of government.


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