Politics

Speaker, 9 others Duly Inaugurated Edo Assembly Members, Visit, Congratulate Obaseki

  The Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly (EDHA), Hon. Francis Okiye and nine other duly inaugurated members of the assembly, have congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki, on his re-election. The assembly members who visited the governor at Government House, in Benin City, on Monday, included Hon. Emmanuel Agbaje, Hon. Yekini Idiaye and Hon. Nosa […]

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Olukunle, Adelaja Join Race For Lagos East Senatorial District Bye-Election

  The former General Manager, Public Affairs of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mautin Akin Olukunle, has joined the race for the Lagos East Senatorial District bye-election slated for October 31, 2020. The National Rescue Movement (NRS) on whose platform Olukunle is contesting also announced Adetayo Adelaja as its candidate for the vacant […]


Niger Delta Youths Laud Akpabio Over Efforts At Repositioning NDDC,Warn Detractors

  Youths in the Niger Delta region yesterday extolled the sterling qualities of the Minister of the Niger Delta Affairs, Chief Godswill Akpabio, describing him as a man of honour. Besides, the youths, under the aegis of Niger Delta Youth Movement (NDYM) praised the National Assembly for working with the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs […]


Odigie-Oyegun Congratulates Obaseki, Says Egocentric Politicking Can Be Overcome

      A former National chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has congratulated Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on his re-election. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the former governor of Edo State said, “Please accept my deepest congratulations, Mr. Governor on your re-election as Governor of our great […]


Edo 2020:  Athletes, Coaches, Others Launch Rally To Mobilise Support For Obaseki’s Re-election  

    With the 2020 Governorship Election in Edo State just around the corner, coaches, athletes and other lovers of sports in the state are gearing up for a mega rally in Benin City, the state capital, to mobilise support for the reelection of the Edo State Governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Mr. […]


How God Used Obaseki To Save My Life, Church–Apostle Suleiman, GO Omega Fire Ministries

  …We Will Follow Shuaibu To Any Party–Apostle Suleiman’s father General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, Apostle Johnson Suleman, today, said he owes the Edo State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Godwin Obaseki, a debt of gratitude for saving his life and that of his family from assassins in […]


Oshiomhole Is fighting Me For reversing Sale Of Edaiken Market–Obaseki

  …Says Edo People Will Bury Sacked APC Chair Politically, End Godfatherism     The Edo State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has alleged that one of the reasons his predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole is against his reelection bid is his reversal of the sale of Edaiken Market, which […]


Traditional Ruler Of Ehor Endorses Obaseki For 2nd Term

  … Promises To Rally Subjects To Ensure Victory At Poll   The Enogie of Ehor, His Royal Highness (HRH) David Igiehon, has endorsed the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, for the September 19, 2020 gubernatorial election on account of the governor’s sterling performance across all […]


Edo 2020: PDP Charges APC To Spare INEC, Judiciary, Others Of Endless Denigration

  …Says No Meeting Between Obaseki And Igini, INEC REC   The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised the All Progressives Congress (APC) to apply the brakes in its all-out attacks on the nation’s critical democratic institutions such as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the judiciary. Special Adviser to Edo State Governor on […]


EDO 2020: PDP Only Interested In Free, Fair  Election, Not Headship Of INEC– Orbih

    The Edo State Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has stated that the party would not have sleepless nights over the appointment of a Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). This is just as the party said categorically that it is only interested […]