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Tag Archives: Edo

“I am disappointed in Buhari for endorsing Ize-Iyamu”, Obaseki laments

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has expressed displeasure to the the endorsement of Osagie Ize-Iyamu, All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate by President Muhammadu Buhari. According to the Governor, it was disappointing and a dilemma that Buhari could endorse Ize-Iyamu despite facing trial for corruption to the tune of N700m. Speaking through his Special Adviser on Media and Communication ...

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Edo Poll: Buhari officially endorses Ize-Iyamu

President Muhammadu Buhari has met with Edo All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu. The move signifies his official endorsement by the President. Chairman of APC Caretaker Committee, Governor Mai Mala Buni, led Ize-Iyamu to the meeting. Others on the entourage of the party candidhaate are Chairman of the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF) and Governor of Kebbi State ...

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Edo 2020: “God reveals to me there will be bloodbath,”. says Prophet Ayodele

Founder of INRI Evangelical spiritual church, Primate Ayodele, says God has revealed to him that there would be massive bloodshed in the  the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State. The the tension in the atmosphere keeps on rising as the election is around the corner. Ayodele said God has spoken to him about the forthcoming polls. He explained that he ...

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Atiku decries political crisis in Edo Assembly, says it’s a threat to constitutional order

Ex-Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has lamented that political development in Edo is a threat to constitutional order. The former Vice President, in his verified tweeter handle on Thursday, urged the forces behind the development to reign in their proxies, and abide by the rule of law to allow the people elect who they wanted to govern them. “Nigeria has been on ...

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Oshiomhole is insane, Edo won’t have peace until he is humiliated- Deji Adeyanju

Covener of Human Rights group, Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju, says Adams Oshiomhole masterminded the ddeployment of police officers to Edo State House of Assembly on Thursday. It was learnt that the premises of Edo State House of Assembly on Thursday morning was besieged by men of the Nigeria police force. Rumors had it that some elected House members who are ...

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JUST IN: Security operatives take over Edo Assembly

Men of the Nigerian police  have taken over Edo House of Assembly complex in Benin City. It was gathered that the security officials stormed the complex while patrol vehicles were stationed around the area. It was learnt the move was to forestall alleged planned attack on the facility. Deputy Commissioner of Police (Operations), Ayoola Ajala, led the operation, which is ...

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Just in: Edo Deputy Speaker impeached after supporting Ize-Iyamu

The Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon. Yekini Idiaye has been impeached. He was impeached on Wednesday during a plenary session of the Assembly in Benin. More to come….

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Oshiomhole to Obaseki: You committed a taboo by disrespecting Oba of Benin

The former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has berated the  Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki for not opening his cap in the presence of Oba of Benin According to him, the Governor committed a taboo by that act. Oshiomhole made this allegation while speaking on Arise TV today. The former Edo Governor condemned Obaseki’s action ...

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Edo Guber: The choice of electorate will prevail, not one man- Obaseki

The Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has called on voters to troop out en masse and vote for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on September 19, noting that power belongs to the people, not any man. Obaseki spoke with party faithful at Ward 9 in Egbedo, during the continuation of his re-election campaign in Akoko Edo Local Government. He noted ...

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Oshiomhole vs Obaseki: Two Titans in battle for Survival

Although both Adams Oshiomhole and Governor Godwin Obaseki are no longer in the same political platform, former All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole and his erstwhile protégé, Governor Godwin Obaseki, are still engaged in a battle of supremacy. As the two principal actors in the September 19 governorship election in Edo State, they are fighting to save their ...

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