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EFCC releases detained Edo APC lawmakers

Uyi Igbe, Speaker Edo House of Assembly

Jethro Ibileke/Benin ‎ The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has released the three principal officers of the Edo State House of Assembly detained at the Abuja headquarters of the Commission on Wednesday. The detained lawmakers who regained their freedom are Speaker of the House, Uyi Igbe; Majority Leader, Philip Shaibu; and the Chief Whip, […]

EFCC Detains Edo Speaker, Majority Leader

Uyi Igbe, Speaker Edo House of Assembly

Jethro Ibileke/Benin The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has detained three APC members of Edo State ‎House of Assembly. The detained members are the Speaker, Hon. Uyi Igbe, (Oredo West Constituency), the Majority Leader, Hon. Philip Shaibu, (Etsako West Constituency 2) and the Chief Whip, Hon. Folly Ogedegbe (Owan East Constituency). The trio had […]

16 LG Bosses Face Sanction

House of assembly

Eromosele Ebhomele Chairmen and management staff of 16 out of the 57 local councils in Lagos, western Nigeria, may face the wrath of the Lagos State House of Assembly over their refusal to honour an invitation to explain issues relating to their capital project audited report, P.M. NEWS has learnt. Six of the affected councils […]

PDP, APC trade words over attack‎ of suspended lawmaker

Hon. Rasak Momoh: Lynched by unknown hitmen

Jethro Ibileke/Benin The leadership of Edo state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and that of the All Progressives Congress (APC),‎ have continued to trade words over the deadly attack on the suspended PDP lawmaker in the state, Razaq Momoh. Momoh who was attacked on Tuesday night by unknown assailants at the state legislative […]

New CP igniting fresh crisis in Rivers, says House of Assembly

Rt.Hon Otelemaba Dan-Amachree, Speaker Rivers House of Assembly

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt The Rivers State House of Assembly has condemned the attempt by the new state commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Dan Bature, to fuel another round of crisis in the state. The Assembly condemned the deployment of over 50 heavily armed police men to oversee a meeting of judges at the Rivers State […]

Fashola Urged To Rename Hospital After Adadevoh

Dr. Stella Adadevoh: Died in the line of duty

Eromosele Ebhomele The Lagos State House of Assembly, on Wednesday passed a motion asking the State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, to immortalise the late Medical Consultant at the First Consultants Hospital, Lagos, Dr. Stella Adadevoh, by renaming the Infectious Diseases Hospital, IDH, after her. If the governor implements this motion, the hospital would be named Dr. […]

Osun assembly considers hotel, tourism bill

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun

The Osun House of Assembly has begun the process of a legislation on a private bill to regulate activities of hoteliers and tourism business in the state. The bill, titled “Hotel and other Tourism Enterprise Licensing Authority Establishment 2014″, was sponsored by Mr Adetilewa Sijuade, representing Ife Central Constituency. Reading the policy trust of the […]

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