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House of Representatives

The House of Representatives on Wednesday ordered the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the Director-General of the State Security Services, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, to shut down the Edo State House of Assembly immediately.

The House also urged the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, to issue a fresh proclamation within one week in line with section 105(3) of the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended ) for a proper inauguration of the 7th Assembly.

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The House took the decision after the adoption of the reports of the House Ad-hoc Committee set up on the need for intervention in the Edo House of Assembly crisis.

The committee was headed by Hon Abdulrazak Namdas.