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#Edo2020: PDP Applauds Esan Monarchs For Rejecting Ize-Iyamu, Oshiomhole

by Seun Adeuyion August 11, 2020
The Edo State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated traditional rulers in Esan land for rejecting Osagie Ize-Iyamu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming governorship election, at the palace of the Onojie of Igueben, HRH Ehizojie Eluojierior II. Chris Nehikhare, State Publicity Secretary of the PDP, spoke on […]

#Edo2020: Ize-Iyamu’s Running Mate Accused Of Certificate Forgery

by Seun Adeuyion August 10, 2020
Gani Audu, running mate of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the September 19 gubernatorial election in Edo State, is facing an alleged certificate forgery case. Audu’s documents submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, show discrepancies in his academic qualifications and other means of identification. The discrepancies appear in a […]

#COVID19: Hold APC, Ize-Iyamu Responsible For Spike In New Cases — Edo State Government

by Seun Adeuyion August 9, 2020
Edo State Government has called on citizens of the state to hold the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate in the forthcoming gubernatorial election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, responsible for any dramatic spike in new coronavirus cases in the state. This was contained in a statement by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and […]

Jonathan Advocates Against Politics Of Anger, Bitterness

by Seun Adeuyion August 9, 2020
Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has warned politicians in the country against politics of bitterness and violence. The former President, who stated this during a virtual conference organized by a cultural association, Ijaw Nation Development Group, INDG, tasked politicians to pursue a common interest of development irrespective of political affiliations. Jonathan noted that the […]

2023 Presidency: I Won’t Support A Northerner, Says Governor El-Rufai

by Seun Adeuyion August 9, 2020
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has said he would not support a northern candidate in the next Presidential election. A news medium quoted El-Rufai to have said this in an interview with the BBC Hausa Service, on Saturday. He said the idea of zoning the presidential seat is necessarily not constitutional, but is based on the […]

#Edo2020: Many Qualified Voters May Not Be Allowed Privilege Of Voting – INEC

by Gerald Onwukaon August 6, 2020
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said that majority of qualified voters would not be allowed to vote in the still to come Edo State’s Gubernatorial election, due to problems brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. They also affirmed that at a period like these, it will be herculean a task for them to maintain […]