The Egor local Government boss Eghe has been suspended by Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki.
It was reported that she was suspended after series of petitions were written against her.
According to a source, Eghe who is the daughter of the late military governor of former Bendel state, Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia, ran the council like her private business, and as it sole administrator without appointing supervisory councilors.
Also The Observer newspapers Benin reported that Chairman Esan West Patrick Aguinede has also been suspended following allegations of diverting government funds in his control for personal use.
Commissioner for local government and chieftaincy affairs, Monday Osaigbovo said that Aguinede will remain suspended for two months to enable proper investigations into the matter.