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Charles Idahosa, an APC chieftain in Edo says Governor Obaseki does not like politicians because of the way they fleeced him before he emerged as governor of the state. He condemned the delegate system of choosing candidates.
Indications have emerged, showing that the national chairman of the APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, could be heading for a public spat with Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state, over the mode of selection of candidates.
The minister for information and culture, Lai Mohammed, has said the All Progressives Congress, would win the 2019 general elections as there is no viable opposition to the party. The minister stated this on Saturday, September 8.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the National Hydrological Services Agencies (NHISA), on Friday, September 7, warned that 12 states across Nigeria would soon experience flooding due to torrential rain falls.
Elder Tes Sorae, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo state, has been arraigned before an Ekiadolor Chief Magistrates’ Court for “maliciously damaging property” estimated at over N2 million.
Not more than 200 members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have defected to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party at Ogbonna in Estako Central local government area Edo. The defectors were led by former chairman
The kidnappers of Edo APC chieftain, Deacon Henry Ashofor, according to a source in the party, have insisted on the sum of N20 million as the ransom for his release. This was after they rejected his wife's offer of N600,000.
Residents in Benin have been condemned to loss due to over four-hour flood that stormed the city in an early morning downpour, leading to the submerge of houses in Erediawua axis. No life was not, however, lost to the disaster.
Another beautiful young lady has just been reported dead. According to a Facebook user, she disclosed that the deceased who was identified as Obuwe Tega died after complaining about strange movements in her body.
The Federal Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo state, has released its admission forms (morning) for its 2017/2018 academic session of the Higher National Diploma (HND) programmes it offers to students. The school explained how to apply.
Auchi Polytechnic is one of the leading Nigerian polytechnics, in one of the most vibrant and cosmopolitan towns in the country. It is also one of the first four polytechnics established in Nigeria.It is located in Edo state.
A 23-year-old mother, Miracle Johnson, has been arrested by operatives of the Edo state police command for allegedly selling her six-week-old baby. The suspect sold the baby to an orphanage in Onitsha for N200,000.
Mustapha Lecky, the south south commissioner, Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday, August 27, the commission would redesign the structures of all polling units to curb vote buying during the 2019 general elections.
Leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Edo Central senatorial district, on Saturday, August 25, condemned the attack on Governor Godwin Obaseki by some youths believed to have been hired thugs.
The presiding Bishop of God First Ministries, Bishop Isaac Idahosa, has called on Nigerians to get their PVC ahead of the 2019 general elections, saying prayers alone would not enthrone good leaders in the country.
Family members of the missing four-year-old girl, Elo Ogidi, were overjoyed on Friday, August 24, after she was reportedly found in Benin, Edo state. Her father who confirmed the development said some suspects have been arrested.
One Benson Ordia has been arrested by operatives of the Edo state police command in connection with the attack on the convoy of Governor Godwin Obaseki. The suspect was arrested at Igueben council area of the state.
The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) in an interview on Thursday, August 23, condemned the attack on Governor Godwin Obaseki by some youths in Edo Central Senatorial district on Monday, August 20.
Some angry and aggrieved youths in the Esan central local government area of Edo state on Tuesday, August 21, attacked the convoy of Governor Obaseki, accusing him of discriminating against them in political affairs.
In a strong reaction to what it called poor funding of education, the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Edo has given a 21-day ultimatum to the state government to come to the rescue of teachers or face serious consequences.
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has reiterated his commitment to the development of the state. The governor said that his focus is on developing the state and making life better for the overall well-being of Edo people.
In a firm promise to indigenes of Edo, Governor Godwin Obaseki on Thursday, August 16, said that he will never use taxpayers' money for anything other than infrastructural development in order to give them a better life.
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