Edo Election: How Obaseki beat Ize-Iyamu

Below is a tabular breakdown of votes recorded by candidates in the Edo State governorship election, as declared by the Independent national Electoral Commission, INEC , on Sunday, September 20, 2020. Edo North Senatorial District LGA                          APC            PDP …

Health Workers suspend warning strike

Accuse Govt of using faceless groups to harass them Plans expanded NEC over Govt discrimination against JOHESU By Johnbosco Agbakwuru – Abuja Health Workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly of Health Care Professionals, JOHESU, on Sunday announced the suspension of the seven days warning strike they embarked on. The Health…

Just in: Buhari sends senior officials to Zaria for Emir, Alhaji Shehu Idris’s burial

The Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, on Sunday afternoon led a group of Ministers and senior government officials to Zaria to represent President Muhammadu Buhari at the burial of the Emir, Alhaji Shehu Idris. On the delegation were the ministers of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, Environment, Dr. Mahmud…

Edo: INEC thanks stakeholders, gears up for Ondo

To review strategies against vote buying By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has expressed appreciation to all those who worked to make the Edo State governorship election a success. Yakubu spoke on Sunday while winding down the virtual Situation Room on the Edo Governorship election. According to…

Obaseki’s victory: Triumph of democracy, rejection of imposition- PDP governors

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State By Dirisu Yakubu Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, have described the Governor Godwin Obaseki’s victory in Saturday’s election as a triumph of democracy and rejection of imposition of candidates. In a statement signed by chairman, PDP Governors’ Forum and governor of Sokoto state, Aminu…