The Speaker Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Frank Okiye has been impeached.
Hon Frank Okiye was impeached by nine out 10 members inaugurated by Governor Godwin Obaseki.
The lawmakers removed Okiye during an emergency plenary held on Monday.
Okiye’s impeachment followed a motion by the Majority Leader of the House, Hon. Henry Okhurobo.
The House has elected Hon. Marcus Onobhu as the new speaker.
Hon Onobhu is representing Esan West constituency.