Edo Assembly's deputy speaker Edoror, under investigation
The Edo House of Assembly on Monday, constituted a five-man ad hoc committee to investigate allegations of breach of legislative powers against the Deputy Speaker, Victor Edoror. The Speaker, Kabiru Adjoto, who constituted the committee at plenary, said the deputy speaker was being accused of divulging official secret to the public. Adjoto explained that the…
Group protests suspension of former Edo deputy speaker
They disrupted activities at the Oba Ovontanmwen Square, popularly called Ring Road, as even some elderly persons joined in the protests to the Anthony Enahoro Assembly Complex, which lasted several hours.
Edo Assembly issues ultimatum to former deputy speaker to return official vehicles
The clerk of the House, Mr James Omoataman, who signed the letter said the House had scrutinised the allocation letter which she claimed conveyed approval to her to retain the vehicles.
Edo Assembly: How lawmakers sacked speaker for ‘eating alone’
Last week, Edo State House of Assembly became the first in this dispensation to produce four Speakers within two years.The latest change in leadership brought in Kabiru Adjoto, representing Akoko-Edo Constituency I, as the new Speaker of the 6th Assembly in the state.
Threats of defection allegedly hit Edo assembly
Some members of the Edo State House of Assembly have reportedly threatened to defect from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Action Democratic Party (ADP).
Edo assembly passes N153b budget
The Edo state House of Assembly yesterday passed the state’s 2017 budget proposal of N153.18bn indicati9ng an increment of N3 billion from the approximate N150 billion proposal submitted by...
Edo Assembly: From rumblings to impeachment
He was popularly called ‘Tiger’ but he was forced out of his forest and now made to sit under the tree while other ‘lesser animals’ took over his forest.