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Obaseki Edo Assembly confirms Governor's nominated commissioners

The list of nominees were sent by Obaseki, elected in 2016, to the state's House of Assembly on June 19.

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The Edo State House of Assembly has confirmed Governor Godwin Obaseki's 18 nominees for commissioners on Wednesday, June 28, 2017.

The list of nominees was sent by Obaseki, elected in 2016, in a letter to the state's House of Assembly on June 19.

In the letter, addressed to the Speaker, Dr. Justin Okonoboh, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governor urged the House to confirm the nominees.

Dr. Okonoboh had promised that the house would not delay in the screening and confirmation of the nominees.

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The list of confirmed commissioners include: Yekini Idaiye (Akoko Edo), Ohonbamu Paul (Egor)‎, ‎E. Agbale (Esan Central), Emmanuel Usoh (Esan North-East), Magdalene Ohenhen (Esan South-East), Amiolemen Osahon (Esan West), Joseph Ughioke‎ (Etsako Central), Mika Amonokha (Etsako East), Mariam Abubakar‎ (Etsako West),‎ Osagie Inegbedion‎ (Igueben), Erimona Oye‎ (Ikpoba-Okha), Prof. Yinka Omoregbe‎ (Oredo), Osaze Osemwegie-Ero (Orhionmwon), Monday Osaigbovo (Ovia North-East)‎, Christopher Adesotu (Ovia South-West)‎, Jimoh Ijegbai‎ (Owan East), Okun Reginald (Owan West)‎ and David Osifo‎ (Uhunmwode).

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