• Edo House of Assembly swears-in Okonoboh as new speaker

    Edo House of Assembly swears-in Okonoboh as new speaker

    Dr Justin Okonoboh (APC-Igueben) was on Monday sworn-in as Speaker of the Edo House of Assembly after the former speaker, Mrs Elizabeth Ativie(APC- Uhunwonde), relinquished the office.

    The change of guard followed a motion on a matter of urgent public importance moved by the Majority Leader of the House, Folly Ogedengbe (APC-Owan East).

    Ogedengbe said the motion became imperative to create political balance in governance in the state, to reflect equitable representation of the three Senatorial Districts.

    The majority leader, therefore, urged the […]