Tag Archives: Edo

Guber Poll: APC NWC declares Edo primary election inconclusive

The National Working Committee NWC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC has declared as inconclusive, last Saturday’s Governorship Primary Election in Edo state. The decision was taken late Tuesday after an emergency meeting of the NWC. Addressing newsmen after the meeting, which lasted for about three hours, APC spokesman, Felix Morka, said; “The NWC resolves that the Edo State ...

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Edo 2024: Three APC aspirants petition party’s appeal committee

After failing to clinch the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket in Saturday’s governorship primary, three aggrieved aspirants – Sunday Dekeri, Senator Monday Okpebholo and Prof Oserheimen Osunbor – have petitioned the Primary Election Appeal Committee. Portable Solar Generators Clearance Sale Price Might Surprise You Portable Power Station | Search Ads | SponsoredPortable Solar Generators Clearance Sale Price Might Surprise YouJubna ...

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Edo 2024: We monitored just one APC primary election – INEC

The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Edo State, Dr Anugbum Onuoha, on Monday said that the Commission only monitored the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship primary that took place at the Lushville Hotel and Suites. The REC disclosed this during a press briefing in Benin City. Political thugs invaded Lushville Hotel and Suite, while ...

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Edo 2024: APC crisis deepens as third candidate emerges

The crisis trailing Saturday’s primary election of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Edo State, has deepened with the emergence of three candidates laying claim to the party’s ticket for the governorship election scheduled for September 21, 2024. Anamero Sunday Dekeri was on Saturday night declared the winner of the primary election, bringing the number of candidates who emerged from ...

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Edo Guber: INEC orders political parties to stop campaigns

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Edo State has ordered political parties and their aspirants to pull down campaign billboards, posters and jingles being aired on television and Radio stations in the state. The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Anugbum Onuoha, made this disclosure at an Inter-agency Consultative Committee on Election Security, ICCES meeting in Benin. INEC said the directive ...

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Edo Guber: Uzodinma heads APC panel for primary election

The All Progressives Congress National Working Committee has announced Imo state Governor and Chairman of the Progressives Governors Forum, Senator Hope Uzodinma, as Chairman of a Seven man team that will conduct the primary where its candidate for the Edo state governorship election is expected to emerge. The primary will be held on Saturday. A statement signed by National Organising ...

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Edo Guber: Nine aspirants threaten to sue PDP

Nine aggrieved aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the February 22, 2024, governorship primary in Edo State have threatened to institute legal action against the party if their grievances are not addressed. The nin  aspirants boycotted the ward congress held on February 4 and the local delegates congress held yesterday, February 10, across 192 wards and 17 local ...

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Edo 2024: APC promises to conduct credible primary election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has assured the aspirants jostling for the party’s ticket to contest the September 21 Edo governorship of election free, fair, credible and hitch free primaries. The APC national chairman, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje gave the assurance at the inauguration of the Screening and Appeal Committees for the February 17 primary election at the party’s national secretariat ...

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Edo Poll: APC commences screening of aspirants today

The All Progressives Congress, APC, will commence screening of the 12 aspirants seeking for its ticket in the September poll today by 12 noon. The exercise is to commence at the Hall of the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja. The screening will last for two days. Six aspirants are scheduled to go through the screening committee per day. The aspirants ...

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PDP chieftains reject outcome of Edo congress

Stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State have rejected the outcome of the ward congresses conducted last Sunday, describing it as “a Governor Obaseki Congress”, and not a PDP Congress. Alleging widespread manipulation of the congress and the use of thugs to prevent supporters of nine of the ten aspirants from partaking in the exercise, the PDP ...

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