The Edo State House of Assembly has impeach it’s deputy speaker Yekini Idiaye, in a plenary held at the Assembly complex in Benin City..
The assembly impeach the lawmaker who represents Akoko-Edo Constituency I. during Wednesday’s plenary session.
The assembly elect Roland Asoro who is representing Orhionmwon II Constituency as his replacement.
On Monday, Idiaye declared support for the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu.
critic of the Governor Godwin Obaseki administration, Idiaye had said:
There is no reason for me to defect to another party because there is no single project in my village to show under this present administration.
I am from Somorika in the Akoko-Edo Local Government Area and my village is the most backward in Akoko-Edo.
Ize-Iyamu is the main challenger to Governor Godwin Obaseki.