Video: Edo House of Assembly members in fisticuffs, impeach speaker
From Nuel Anaba
- Doctor Justin Okonoboh impeached as the Speaker of the Edo state House of Assembly.
- Kabir Adjoto of Akoko Edo constituency 1 emerges as the new speaker.
A shocking video of the members of the Edo House of Assembly beating themselves after the impeachment of the speaker, Justin Okonoboh has emerged.
In the video, the members of the House could be seen engaging in a free-for-all fight as they exchanged blows and kicks and threw furniture around.
Dr Justin Okonoboh was impeached on Monday, August 14, following an impeachment notice signed by 16, out of the 24-member Assembly. The former principal officer of the house representing Akoko Edo I,
The former principal officer of the House representing Akoko Edo I, Mr Kabiru Adjoto, was elected as the new speaker.
The fight erupted when Mr sylvanus Eruaga, representing Etsako West ii, asked Okonoboh to vacate the speaker seat.