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  1. Governance Crisis in Edo: State Assembly Votes to Impeach Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu

    Nigeria Governance Crisis in Edo: State Assembly Votes to Impeach Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu

    The Edo State House of Assembly has voted to impeach Philip Shaibu from his position as the Deputy Governor of the state. This decision follows the adoption of a report submitted by a seven-man investigative panel, headed by retired Justice S. A. Omonuwa, appointed by Chief Judge Daniel...
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    Politics Edo Assembly Rents Generator To Avoid Embarrassment During Plenary

    The Edo State House of Assembly on Tuesday relied on the services of a rented generator for electricity supply to the chambers, which enabled the legislators to hold plenary. DailyTrust Newspaper gathered that the lingering electricity crisis at the House degenerated recently, following alleged...
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    Politics Edo Assembly Okays 153.2 Billion Naira Budget For Obaseki

    The Edo House of Assembly yesterday passed the 2017 budget estimates of N153.2 billion for Governor Godwin Obaseki’s attention. Obaseki had on December 19, 2016 presented a budget size of N150 billion to the house for consideration and passage. The budget as presented by Obaseki consisted...
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    Metro Heavy Presence Of Security Operatives At Edo House Of Assembly [See Photos]

    Police officials and those of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps were seen around the complex with arms, blocking access to the House of Assembly. A five-day holiday had been declared by the State government, as a honour to the late Oba of Benin, the city where the House of Assembly...
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    Metro Drama as Thugs Invade Edo Assembly After Speaker's Impeachment

    The Speaker of Edo House of Assembly, Mr Victor Edoro and his deputy was impeached by 16 of the 24 members of the assembly on Tuesday. Shotrtly after his impeachment, a mild drama ensued when the assembly’s chamber was invaded by some suspected thugs. The situation made security operatives to...