Monday , 10 August 2020

politics

EDO 2020 : Reason Why, Edo Deputy Speaker was removed

Former Edo Deputy Speaker Yekini Idaiye was removed by seven pro-Governor Godwin Obaseki in Government House, Benin for allegedly endorsing All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the seven lawmakers led by Speaker Francis Okiye claimed Idaiye, who represents Akoko-Edo constituency I, was removed on grounds of gross misconduct and divulging of official secrets. We gathered the pro-Obaseki ... Read More »

EDO 2020 : EDHA Deputy Speaker, four other members join Ize-Iyamu’s campaign train

Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly and representative of Akoko-Edo Constituency I, Hon. Yekini Idiaye, and four other members of the Assembly have pledged their support for the Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, bringing the numbers of elected members who have declared their support for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the ... Read More »

Edo 2020: Obaseki’s campaign director, two others resign

Director, Obaseki/Shaibu Movement and a member of the state Waste Management Board, Patrick Iyoha, has resigned his appointment. Iyoha, in a letter dated July 28, addressed to Gov. Godwin Obaseki, said his resignation was with immediate effect and due to personal reasons. Similarly, two members, including Mr Gabriel Oiboh, Chairman, State Post Primary Education Board, also rendered their letters of ... Read More »

2023 Election : Dogara’s Return To APC Big Setback For Party’s Image —Sagay

Prof Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, has said that the return of a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, to the All Progressives Congress was a big setback for the party’s image, a report by Daily Independent said. Dogara, who defected to the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) shortly before the 2019 general ... Read More »

BREAKING: Jegede wins Ondo PDP Governorship Election Ticket

Eyitayo Jegede, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has won the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship election ticket. He beat seven others, including Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi, who defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to fight for the party’s ticket. Jegede, who was the PDP candidate in the 2016 election, lost to incumbent Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. Akeredolu clinched ... Read More »

EDO 2020 : APC Govs hold crucial meeting towards governorship election

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Monitoring Sub-committee of the National Campaign Council for Edo State Governorship Election on Thursday met to strategise on the September 10 governorship election. The meeting, which took place behind closed door at the National Secretariat of the party, lasted for about 45 minitues before it was moved to an undisclosed venue in the ... Read More »

UPDATE : APC Caretaker Committee are in a closed- door meeting with Tinubu

Members of Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are in a closed- door meeting with National Leader of the party,  Asiwaju Bola Tinubu at his residence in Bourdillon, Ikoyi. The committee is led by Yobe Governor Mai Mala Buni and Chairman of Progressive Governor’s Forum Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu. Others in the closed door meeting include Secretary of ... Read More »

UPDATE : I accept NWC dissolution in good faith – Oshiomole

The immediate past National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Saturday said he has accepted the decision of the National Executive Committee in good faith. This is the first time the former APC Chairman will be reacting to the crisis that eventually led to dissolution of the NWC of the party. He said he ... Read More »

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