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Tag Archives: Edo

Okorocha’s arrest a slap on Igbo race- Group

A group, Igbo Youths for Equity, ha reacted to the the arrest of former Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) The group described it as as an affront to the Igbo. The group accused the  EFCC of allowing itself to be used as a tool for a political witch-hunts. Speaking on behalf of the ...

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Edo Guber: All petitions filed against me were driven by greed- Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has said that petitions insituted against his re-election at the state election petition tribunal against  at the September 19 governorship election were motivated by greed, malice. It will be recalled that four Petitions filed against him.were thrown out by  the tribunal. The latest on happened on Monday when the tribunal dismissed a petition filed ...

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Why gov Obaseki and I made Oshiomhole irrelevant in Edo politics- Dep gov

The Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has explained why he teamed up with with Governor Godwin Obaseki to wage war against the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. He noted that shiomhole and his henchmen fell by the road because the former Governor did not actually believe in the agenda of Obaseki-led government ...

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Edo 2020: APC’s Ize-Iyamu, running mate emerge victorious at Appeal Court

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last governoship poll in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, and his running mate, Alhaji Gani Audu, on Monday won at the Court of Appeal, Benin. The Appeal Court which had three-member panel struck out thebjudgment of the Edo High Court, Benin, which disqualified them from participating in the crucial ...

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Edo APC blasts Obaseki-led govt over high rate of beggars, destitute

Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has tackled the administration of Governor Godwin Obaseki over the high increase in the number of destitute, beggars, lunatics and children roaming the streets of Benin City. The state opposition party, attributed this to the collapse of rehabilitation facilities caused by neglect and poor funding by the state government. Speaking on ...

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I will bring back Edo gov, Obaseki to APC, Akeredolu promises

Ondo Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has promised to ensure that this counterpart in Edo State, Godwin Obaseki returns to the ruling All Progressive Congress APC. He made this promise during his second term swearing in ceremony that took place in Akure, Ondo State. Akeredolu thanked his colleague,  Edo Governor Godwin Obaseki for coming for his second term inauguration. Recall that Obaseki ...

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Edo: Victory for APC as Court voids removal of council boss

A victory was recorded for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo on Friday as a state High Court presided over by Hon Justice D.I. Okungbowa voided the removal of chairman of Esan West Local Government, Hon Patrick Aguinede. The court ruled that the decision of Governor Godwin Obaseki to remove the council boss was null and void. The court ...

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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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