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EDO ASSEMBLY CRISIS: SPEAKER, DEPUTY IMPEACHED

The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly have been impeached.


Both men were removed on Tuesday.

According to channels television The Speaker of the House, Honourable Victor Edoror and his Deputy were accused of incompetence and high-handedness.

It is a 24-member Assembly and the two principal officers were impeached by 15 members.

The former Speaker and his deputy came into office about a year ago

A new speaker Mrs Elizabeth Ativie was elected after their impeachment as replacement.

Credit: channels TV