Police take over Edo House of Assembly on Thursday morning, as there are speculations about house members who are in the All Progressive Congress loyal to the former national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole have perfected to sit at the Assembly Complex, which is still under renovation.
The speculation about the elected lawmakers, who yet to been sworn in are making preparations for their inauguration and elect s new speaker with a view to impeaching Governor Godwin Obaseki.
The current move may not be unconnected to the upcoming governorship election billed for next month.
According to report, Hon, Frank Okiye, the police officer in charge the assembly premises, DSP Timi Peters, said the alleged invasion is a rumour.
According to her, “There was no invasion. It is all a rumour.”
The official report we heard is that the place has been invaded, says by the speaker Okiye.
I am sure all this is just a rumour, from what the police officer said, it just a rumour and will even scare the intending invaders from carrying out the act”.