Following crisis rocking the Edo State House of Assembly, the Senate on Tuesday ordered the governor Godwin Obaseki to issue a fresh proclamation for the inauguration of the state House of Assembly. The lawmakers in their fresh directive told the governor to issue the fresh proclamation withing a week or the National Assembly will take […]
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has denied rumours that he is having issues with state leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The governor made this known while addressing newsmen after a closed-door meeting with leaders of the APC in Edo North. Obaseki and his Deputy, Philip Shaibu also visited the palace of the […]
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said he and members of his cabinet are not in government for the purpose of amassing wealth or becoming famous. Rather, Obaseki said his pursuit was to serve the people of the state and deliver the dividends of democracy to them. He vowed not to allow himself to be […]
Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki has received the endorsement of a prominent opposition party leader in the state, Chief Dr Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, who is also a Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Africa News24 reports that the endorsement of Obaseki’s performance came when chief Igbinedion paid a courtesy visit to the governor […]
Anthony Anenih, a former Peoples Democratic Party Board of Trustees Chairman, has reportedly passed away.
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has solicited the assistance of 4 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Benin, to address the problem of street children.
By Philips Sunday Edo, (AN24) – The Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) on Thursday afternoon, declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in Edo governorship election, Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the Saturday, September 28 poll.
By Philips Sunday Edo, (AN24) – The Iyase of Udo Kingdom in Edo state, Patrick Igbinidu, has called on the people of the state to vote the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Godwin Obaseki in the forthcoming September 10 governorship election or risk being visited by the ancestors of the land.
The full results of the Edo State APC governorship primary show that Mr. Godwin Obaseki emerged the party’s flag bearer having polled a total of 1,618 votes out of 2,873 delegates that voted in the election. The election which went into the middle of the night through to early hours of this morning, was contested […]
Mr. Godwin Obaseki, early Sunday morning emerged as the Governorship candidate of the Edo State All Progressives Congress in the 2016 gubernatorial poll, after defeating some other candidates in the party’s primary election held at Samuel Ogbemudia stadium, Benin city. Obaseki, widely believed to be Governor Adams Oshiomhole’s anointed candidate, became the prefered choice in […]