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Edo 2020: Gov Obaseki to know fate on Friday

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, the All Progressive Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will on January 9 know their fate in a suit seeking to remove Obaseki from office. The APC and a chieftain, Williams Edobor, want the governor kicked out for alleged certificate forgery. Justice Ahmed Ramat Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja, fixed Saturday ...

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Edo Guber: Again, UI confirms authencity of Gov Obaseki’s certificate

The University of Ibadan (UI) authorities, yesterday, cleared Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki of allegation of certificate forgery. Yesterday’s clearance was the second time since the opposition accused the governor of the offence. The All Progressives Congress (APC) and one of its chieftains, Williams Edobor, had filed a suit against Obaseki at the Federal High Court, Abuja, alleging that the ...

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Alleged Certificate Forgery: Gov Obaseki to open his defence today

In the continuation of the alleged certificate forgery suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) against Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, he will on Tuesday open his defence at the Federal High Court, Abuja,. It will be recalled that  Justice Ahmed Mohammed, adjourned the matter on Monday for Obaseki to open his defence on Jan. 5, after the APC ...

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Edo APC commends residents for exercising patience

The Chairman, Caretaker Committee of Edo State APC, Col David Imuse (rtd) has commended Edo people for their resilience in the face of insecurity in the state Speaking in a New Year message to the people of the state, Imuse congratulated them for their patience amid the insecurity in state. In the message signed by Chris Azebamwan, the State Publicity ...

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Edo Guber: APC, Dep gov engage in war of words

A pre-election matter involving the Edo State Deputy Governor, Phillip Shuaib on matters bordering on forgery before an Abuja Federal High Court h‎as caused war of words between Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu and the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Edo State deputy governor, Philip Shaibu, had said during a programme in the weekend that the ...

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Edo APC, PDP exchange verbal attacks

The leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Edo State chapters are engaging in blame game over Governor Godwin Obaseki’s  non-compliance to a court judgment reinstating the suspended Chairman of Etsako East Local Government Council of Edo, Aremiyau Momoh. Edo APC had written a letter to the state’s Commissioner of Police, Babatunde Kokumo In ...

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Factional APC Chairman in Edo defects to PDP

Factional Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State Anselm Ojezua has dumped the party for jthe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He said that he took the decision because he had lost confidence in the leadership of APC and the way in which its leaders are disobeying the party’s constitution. Ojezie took the decision alongside with factional members ...

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All set for inauguration of Gov Obaseki (pictures)

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Gov Obaseki of Edo dissolves executive council

As his second term inauguration approaches, the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has dissolved the state executive council. Obaseki  announced the dissolution at a valedictory executive council session on Wednesday. The governor gave kudos to ouncil members for their selfless service to the state. “Since I became governor, I didn’t sack any commissioner, but rather they sacked me by resigning ...

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Edo 2020: Pergury suit filed against Obaseki adjourned to Nov 16

The Federal High Court, Abuja has adjourned to Nov. 16, hearing in an alleged perjury suit against Gov. Godwin Obasekier of Edo. Justice Ahmed Mohammed fixed the date, after counsel to the Plaintiffs, Mr Akin Olujimi, SAN, applied for an adjournment and a date for hearing. The judge reminded parties in the matter that the suit was filed on July ...

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