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Edo State House of Assembly

5 Oct
Edo State House of Assembly, yesterday, confirmed all 11 commissioner- nominees sent to the lawmakers and also confirmed Justice Joe Acha as the Chief Judge (CJ) of the state, following a request letter from Governor Godwin Obaseki.
19 Aug
Following constant protests over alleged land grab by residents and developers, the Edo State House of Assembly (EDHA), yesterday, pledged to investigate issues of land appropriations undermining the development of the state.
9 Aug 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as “thoughtless, unconstitutional and null and void, “the directive by Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami...
5 Aug 2020
The deputy speaker of the Edo House of Assembly Yekini Idiaye has been impeached on Wednesday. Idiaye is the lawmaker representing Akoko-Edo Constituency I in the assembly. His impeachment by lawmakers in the assembly comes days after he declared support for Osagie Ize-Iyamu, an opponent to the current governor Godwin Obaseki in the Edo State…
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.
5 Dec 2019
Efforts by well-meaning individuals and stakeholders in Edo State, including the clergy, to reconcile Governor Godwin Obaseki and the national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, seems to have hit the rocks.
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.
4 Aug 2019
The Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has restrained the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki from issuing a fresh proclamation letter...
30 Jul 2019
Edo State Government Tuesday said the threat to take over its house of assembly by the Nigerian Senate was unconstitutional and a show of disrespect for the principle of separation of powers. “The Edo State Government maintains that there is nowhere in the Constitution particularly Section 11(4) which enables the National Assembly to “take over”…
14 Jul 2019
I don't know if I have what it takes to measure acceptance. But I know that I am doing my best. I believe in fairness and justice. I believe in equal rights.
11 Jul 2019
The yet-to-be inaugurated 15 members of Edo State House of Assembly yesterday alleged that the executive was using N5 million and Prado jeeps...
10 Jul 2019
The Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Frank Okiye, yesterday urged the House of Representatives not to allow itself to be used by anyone to achieve their personal agenda. This came as the federal lawmakers adopted a motion under matters of urgent importance sponsored by Prof. Julius Ihonvbere at the plenary presided over by…


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