Benin City - The embattled Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Victor Edoror, has insisted that he remained the Speaker of the House.
He spoke shortly after plenary with six other lawmakers in attendance.
Edoror and his deputy were sacked on Tuesday by 15 members out of the 25-man Assembly.
Also read: Edo Assembly speaker, deputy impeached
They were impeached over allegations of incompetence and high-handedness.
But, Edoror insisted that the action of the 15 lawmakers can not stand.
He said only eleven members carried out the purported impeachment exercise.
- News 24