Posts Tagged ‘Edo2020’

#EdoDecides2020: Protect Your Votes, Atiku Tells Edo People

by Seun Adeuyion September 20, 2020
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

by Seun Adeuyion September 19, 2020
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]

by Seun Adeuyion September 19, 2020
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)

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon September 18, 2020
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

by Seun Adeuyion September 18, 2020
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 […]

“Help Re-Elect Governor Obaseki”— Okowa Urges Edo State

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon September 16, 2020
Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa Tuesday sent out a plea on behalf of PDP candidate for the Edo State 2020 Governorship elections, Godwin Obaseki. The Edo 2020 Gubernatorial elections are fast closing in, after a highly competitive campaign period— mainly between the People’s Democratic Party’s candidate, Obaseki, and Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu for the All […]