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Edo PDP chairman suspended

This decision hard as it is, is designed to bring sanity back to our party. It would be like ignoring the elephant in the room if we ignore this macabre dance as Edo people have watched in utter amazement and disappointment how Aziegbemi has been roped and entangled by his actions and unfortunately too, his inactions in the management of the affairs of the party.

PDP expel former commissioner in Edo

“All attempts by his ward, Local Government Area and State Disciplinary Committees to secure his attendance at various meetings to clear himself of all allegations proved abortive.

Certificate Forgery: Appeal Court dismisses APC’s suit, upholds High Court ruling in favour of Obaseki

The court therefore dismissed the appeal, noting that it was unmeritorious.

Breaking: Abuja High Court confirms Obaseki as dully elected governor of Edo State

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Saturday declared Governor Godwin Obaseki duly qualified to contest the September 2020 election held in Edo State.

Certificate scandal: Tension in Edo as court sets to decide Gov Obaseki’s fate today

everybody is waiting for today some of us are restless but we are confident because our legal team did a good job and from my view, they could not prove any case of forgery so we expect a favourable ruling” while a supporter of the candidate of the APC in the election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and member of the party said “With what we have presented before the court, we are 99 per cent sure of victory”

Wife of Edo Commissioner for justice, Mrakpor allegedly beats 68-year-old woman to a pulp

However, reacting to the allegation, Mrakpor, who is the wife of the state Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General, said the allegation was untrue and described it as the handiwork of her political enemies.

Breaking: Court reinstates Arimiyau Momoh as Etsako East council chairman

The Court ordered that the Chairman should resume immediately stating that the Chairman of Local Government in Nigeria by Law is not a mere messenger of the Governor.

Obaseki dissolves cabinet ahead of inauguration

“Since I became governor, I didn’t sack any commissioner, but rather they sacked me by resigning from my cabinet. What is important in government are the core values of truth, justice and fairness.

Power tussle: Edo speaker impeached

The impeachment letter was said to have been signed by nine of 10 assembly members at the plenary session on Monday.

Edo election: US commends INEC, security agencies

The United States remains concerned with reports of some violence that did emerge during the election, and by reports of vote-buying and intimidation of both voters and civil society domestic observers.

Finally, APC concedes defeat, admits Edo poll free, fair

“We hereby congratulate the winner of the election, the people of Edo State and all Nigerians. The peaceful conduct of the election and its outcome represent victory for Nigeria’s democracy

‘Fairly used chairman for sale’ — Twitter taunts Oshiomhole after Edo loss

After the governor went through the direct primaries as recommended, he was disqualified by the committee set-up by Adams Oshiomhole, his estranged godfather, who doubles as his predecessor.

Edo: Reps minority leader, Elumelu congratulates Gov. Obaseki on re-election

Hon. Elumelu urged Governor Obaseki to continue in providing good governance for the people of Edo state, which was the basis of his incontestable victory in the election

APC agent refuses to sign election result sheet declaring Obaseki winner

The APC agent, who represented the party and witnessed the announcement of the election result refused to sign the result sheet when called upon by the Independent National Electoral Commission.

Breaking: Obaseki defeats Izy-Iyamu with 84,336 votes in Edo governorship election

After counting the votes, Obaseki secured 307,955 votes across 18 local government areas while Osagie Ize-Iyamu, polled 223,619.

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Igboho issues fresh eviction notice to killer herdsmen in South West

Don’t fight the police or any security agents. Let’s do our rally peacefully.Tell President Buhari, if he doesn’t understand Yoruba, tell him in English Language that we don’t want bandits in our zone again. Work has begun already and as from Monday, I will begin combing all forests in Yoruba land.”

Update: Baba Ijesha arraigned for alleged sexual assault, attempted rape of minor

the actor sexually assaulted the minor in 2013 when she was seven years’ old by using his private part and a key to rub the private part of the minor.

FEC approves resumption of FCT N1trn land swap initiative launched by Jonathan

some amendments were made to the original form of the initiative by establishing a legal framework to protect all parties.