Politics

Mass Defection in Igueben Local Government Area As APC Loses Large number of Female Decampees to PDP

Mass Defection in Igueben Local Government Area As APC Loses Large number of Female Decampees to PDP History was made today 30/7/2020 at Igueben Local Government area as there was a triumphant entry of thousands of female members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) into the People's Democratic Party (PDP) fold at...

Edo 2020: Tambuwal, Obaseki, others call for violence-free campaigns, election

Edo 2020: Tambuwal, Obaseki, others call for violence-free campaigns, election _ …warn against ploy to rig guber poll_ …We are sure of victory, Obaseki reaffirms Governor of Sokoto State and Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, his Edo State counterpart and PDP candidate in the September 19 gubernatorial election, Mr. Godwin Obaseki...

Ambrose Alli varsity backs Obaseki’s re-election bid, assures of victory at poll

Ambrose Alli varsity backs Obaseki's re-election bid, assures of victory at poll The Staff and Management of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, have thrown their weight behind the reelection bid of the Edo State Governor and gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Godwin Obaseki, noting that his reelection will ensure that the...

Edo Deputy Gov, Shaibu tours Benin, Ekpoma, Auchi, showcases achievements, berates APC

Edo Deputy Gov, Shaibu tours Benin, Ekpoma, Auchi, showcases achievements, berates APC …says no amount of kneeling stunt will save Oshiomhole from defeat, humiliation The Edo State Deputy Governor and the running mate of Governor Godwin Obaseki in the state’s forthcoming gubernatorial election, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has insisted that no amount of kneeling stunt...

Corruption: ActionAid urges Attorney General to enforce FOI Act in all MDAs

Corruption: ActionAid urges Attorney General to enforce FOI Act in all MDAs ActionAid Nigeria has called on the Office of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice to enforce the Freedom of Information Act across all Ministries, Departments, and Agencies to curb corruption in the country. ActionAid also recommended that the federal government should ensure that...

Obaseki, a blessing to Edo, will be reelected for second term-Ikhine

Obaseki, a blessing to Edo, will be reelected for second term-Ikhine Deputy Director-General of the Edo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship Campaign Council, Mr. Gideon Ikhine, has described Governor Godwin Obaseki as God’s gift and a blessing to the people of Edo State, noting that the governor has performed excellently and will be reelected...

Edo election: INEC displays list of 14 governorship candidates

Edo election: INEC displays list of 14 governorship candidates The Independent National Electoral Commission on Saturday released the list of 14 political parties and candidates that would contest the governorship election in Edo State scheduled for September 19, 2020. The commission urged political parties to pay close attention to its timelines stipulated in the timetable and...

Wike Stops Security Operatives From Arresting Ex-NDDC Boss, Joy Nunieh

Wike Stops Security Operatives From Arresting Ex-NDDC Boss, Joy Nunieh Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Thursday stopped security operatives from arresting a former acting managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joy Nunieh. The security operatives stormed Nunieh’s residence at about 4 a.m on Thursday and are said to have attempted to...

Edo 2020: Okpella leaders Endorses Gov Obaseki, Disowns Kassim Afegbua

Edo 2020: Okpella leaders Endorses Gov Obaseki, Disowns Kassim Afegbua …Says Okpella Is Not A Shelter For Unlawful, Greedy, Cheap And Unstable Politicians Like Kassim By Fred Latimore Esq. The political future of the former Commissioner of Information in Edo State, Mr Kassim Afegbua, appears to be very blink as political leaders in Okpella, Etsako East Local...