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Rt. Hon. Frank Okiye, EDHA Speaker

COVID-19: Edo Assembly postpones resumption by 4 weeks

Benin:The Edo House of Assembly on Tuesday postponed Resumption of legislative activities by four four weeks.

It will be recalled that the house had earlier adjourned plenary to Wednesday, March 25, 2020.

Mr Yahaya Omogbai, the clerk of the house told newsmen in Benin that the house will now resume on Wednesday, April 29,2020.

He said” the Leadership of the house has directed that in line with state government directive in ensuring that COVID-19 is contained, the house has postponed resumption till April 29.

“All officers on grade level 1-12,except those on special duties are to work from home.

“All visits to the assembly complex is hereby suspended till further notice,”.he said.

According to him, a committee had been constituted to ensure total compliance.

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