The National Assembly ad hoc committee set up to investigate the crisis rocking the Edo State House of Assembly, have arrived Benin City.

EagleStep gathers that the committee arrived the Edo State capital, Friday afternoon.

They were received by the state governor, Godwin Obaseki upon arrival. They also subsequently met with the Oba of Benin, Ewuare II.

The committee headed by Hon. Abdulrazak Namdas, from Adamawa Sate, is currently meeting with the 9 inaugurated Edo Assembly members.

12 other members of the committee are also in attendance.

EagleStep reports that the ad hoc committee had met with the 15 other non-inaugurated members of the Edo Assembly, separately in Abuja.

Recall that the House of Representatives had on Tuesday, resolved to intervene in the matter following a motion brought to the House by Hon. Julius Ihonvbere, APC lawmaker from Edo State.

Details later…