Tag Archives: Edo Assembly

Drama As Pro-Oshiomhole Lawmakers Remove Speaker, Deputy

The political chess game in Edo State, ahead of the September 19 governorship election, shifted to the House of Assembly, yesterday, with the invasion of the legislative complex  by operatives of the Anti-Robbery Squad and emergence of Victor Edoror (APC Esan Central) as factional Speaker. He was elected at a parallel sitting held in a secret location after a motion for ...

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Police Take Over Edo Assembly Complex

Police have taken over the Edo State House of Assembly complex in Benin City, the state capital. Dozens of the security officials stormed the complex on Thursday morning while patrol vehicles were stationed there. Channels Television gathered that the police took the action following a reported threat of an attack on the facility. The police officers were led to the Assembly ...

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