EDO STATE-(MaraviPost)-Embarrassing! Nigerian Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Frank Okiye was on Monday, October 12, 2020 impeached by his colleagues.
Okiye removal followed a motion by the Majority Leader of the House, Henry Okhurobo, that Okiye be removed over allegations of high-handedness.
His impeachment letter was signed by nine out of the 10 members who were present at a brief sitting on Monday.
Consequently, the lawmakers elected Marcus Onobun, representing Esan West State Constituency, as the new Speaker of the Assembly.