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Edo Assembly Speaker impeached

by Sesan
Francis-Okiye

The Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Francis Okiye, was on Monday impeached on Monday morning after the Majority Leader of the House moved a motion for his removal.

Nine out of the 10 members of the Assembly, who were present at a brief sitting of the lawmakers signed Okiye’s impeachment letter.

The former speaker was immediately replaced by Marcus Onobun, a member representing Esan West State constituency as the new speaker.

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