Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Akeredolu’s Deputy, Agboola Resigns From PDP

The embattled Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi has resigned his membership from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Ajayi’s resignation from the PDP was coming six weeks after he dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The deputy governor who came second during the July 22 governorship primaries of the PDP after losing to the...

Edo Guber: We’re Documenting Violence, Hate Speeches, Says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Saturday said that it had started documenting all incidences of violence and hate speeches in Edo state for necessary action. INEC was reacting to the comments by the Peoples Democratic Party that the commission was playing to the gallery because it knows the party perpetuating violence in Edo state. Speaking...

Don’t Postpone Edo Election, IPAC Urges INEC

The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission to do everything within its powers to hold the governorship election in Edo State on September 19 as scheduled. It also urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that there was no breakdown of law and order in Edo State during the poll in...

Police Take Over Edo House Of Assembly (PHOTOS)

The premises of Edo State House of Assembly was on Thursday morning besieged by security officers from the Nigeria Police force. Rumour had it that the other elected house members who are on the side of the All Progressive Congress, APC, loyal to the former party chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole had perfected plans for sitting...

Obaseki: Power Belongs To The People

Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has said power belongs to the people, not any man. He urged voters to come out en masse on September 19 and vote for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to sustain the developmental strides of his administration. Obaseki spoke with party faithful at Ward 9 in Egbedo, during the continuation of...

Vote Obaseki Because He Resisted Godfatherism, Wike Tells Edo People

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has revealed why the people of Edo State should re-elect the incumbent governor, Godwin Obaseki. Speaking during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, the governor believes his Edo counterpart has earned the confidence of the people by resisting what he called ‘godfatherism’ in the state. “The mere fact that Obaseki resisted this...

Edo Gov Election: Oshiomhole Vows ‘Violence With Violence’

The former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has said that he and his party were prepared to “meet violence with violence” in the coming September 19 governorship election in Edo State. Oshiomhole, a former governor of Edo State stated this during an interview with Arise Television on Monday. The governor of...

Edo Elections: Obaseki Not A Threat To APC, Says Oshiomhole

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said that Governor Godwin Obaseki, who is the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the coming Edo Governorship elections, is not a threat to his party. Oshiomhole said this during an interview on Channels TV’s Sunday Politics, while responding to...

‘We Will Mobilise For Igbo Presidency In 2023’

The President-General, Igbo Community in Bauchi, Chidi Chukwunta, has said that the fact that the country is centred on a tripod of tribes, the Igbo extraction would mobilise for the emergence of its kinsmen as president in 2023. Chukwunta made the statement in Bauchi on Sunday after being sworn in as the new President of...

Reports Of Me Running For Presidency In 2023 Are Distracting Me – Peter Obi

Former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, on Monday spoke on reports that he had been endorsed by Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) for the presidential position come 2023 elections. The former vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections spoke on Arise...

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