Edo Assembly sacks Okiye as Onobun emerges new Speaker
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.
Edo Assembly invasion: Court remands suspects in police custody
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.
PDP governors condemn alleged police invasion of Edo Assembly
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.”
PDP moves to replace 14 APC absentee lawmakers-elect in Edo Assembly
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...
Edo Assembly hailed for declaring absentee members’ seats vacant
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...
Edo Assembly declares seats of 14 members vacant
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.
Edo assembly passes N179.2bn budget for 2020
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.
Edo Assembly moves against deplorable motor park in Benin
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...
Obaseki commends court ruling on Edo Assembly tussle
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.