Victor Edoror, Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly has been impeached by an impeachment notice signed by 16 out of the 24 members of the hallowed chambers.
The lawmaker who represents Esan Central Constituency in the assembly was reported to have tried to stop the impeachment as security officials shot in the air to disperse angry supporters.
The 16 members accused him of high handedness and desperation for power in an attempt to remove the speaker, Mr . Kabiru Adjoto.
He was replaced by a former Speaker , Mr. Justin Okonobor.