Posts Tagged ‘Edo2020’

#EdoDecides2020: Obaseki In Early Lead, Clinches 11 LGAs

Incumbent Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki is so far recording higher statistics in the Edo State 2020 Governorship Election than any other candidate. Obaseki records early lead Sunday morning as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) started to announce results of polls conducted across the state on Saturday. As expected, Obaseki’s closest rival is […]

#EdoDecides2020: Protect Your Votes, Atiku Tells Edo People

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has appealed to Edo people to protect their votes. The former vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), made the call Saturday evening on Twitter. BREAKINGTIMES reports that Counting of votes is going on in some areas, while the results of some units are being declared. […]

[JUST IN] #Edo2020: Deliberate Manipulation Ongoing In Obaseki’s Stronghold — Gov’s Aide Says

Crusoe Osagie, Special Adviser to Edo State Governor has said that there is deliberate election manipulation in areas where the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin  Obaseki is popular. In his words: “Suddenly card readers are not working in areas where Governor Godwin Obaseki is very popular. Voters […]

#Edo2020: Voters Elect Governor Amid Movement Restriction, Massive Security [PHOTOS]

Edo State gubernatorial election begins peacefully with impressive voters’ turnout in most wards. However, the situation does not suggest the likelihood of violence. There is a massive security presence in cities, town and villages. In Benin, major streets don’t witness the usual traffic as the residents move to their respective polling stations for accreditation. Reports […]

#Edo2020: D-Day Nears, As 2.2M Voters Register Across 192 Wards (See Details)

One day to the gubernatorial election in Edo State, the anticipation is thick amongst Nigerians to see who will dominate the polls and emerge Governor. Registered Voters are totalled at about 2.2 million across the state, with the average age of candidates being 50 yrs. Uncollected PVCs: 483,796 Candidates: 14( 12 males, 2 females). Polling […]

#Edo2020: Buhari Warns Candidates, Parties, Security Agents Not To Misbehave

Ahead of the September 19, 2020 governorship election in Edo State, Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has advised political parties, candidates and security agents to behave responsibly during the poll. This was contained in a statement, on Thursday night by the president’s Senior Special Adviser On Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. It read partly, “I am […]