Edo 2020: Obaseki receives INEC final result sheet after landmark victory

The Edo State Governor and governor-elect, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has received the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)’s final results sheet upon his victory at Saturday’s governorship election, where he polled 307,955 votes to defeat his closet rival, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who scored 223,619 votes. The result sheet was presented to…

Senate Minority Caucus Hail Obaseki Victory …Says PDP’s Victory Finally Buries Godfatherism

The Senate Minority Caucus congratulates Governor Godwin Obaseki over his resounding victory in the governorship election in Edo State. In a statement in Abuja by the Senate Minority Leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, the Caucus says as sweet as the victory, it also signals a new dawn and the ultimate end of Godfatherism in Nigeria politics….

Obaseki salutes Edo people, assures sustained devt …hails Buhari, INEC, security agencies for peaceful, credible poll

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed Edo people and supporters of his party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for their display of immense courage and support in the face of threats, intimidation and brutalisation as he emerged victorious in Saturday’s gubernatorial election in the state. Obaseki defeated his closest rival, Osagie Ize-Iyamu…

INEC’s call for unexplainable break causes apprehension, as Edo guber poll result lingers

Special Adviser to the Edo State Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie has said that the unexplainable break called by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials is causing apprehension in the state, wondering why the results are being delayed when the collating officers are present at the venue to announce the results…

Edo 2020: Wike, Okowa, Makinde urge eternal vigilance at collation centres, commend INEC, security agencies

…as Obaseki defeats Ize-Iyamu in Oredo LGA National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Council and Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, have called on the various stakeholders in the Edo State gubernatorial election to ensure the collation centres…

Obaseki wins his polling unit, as PDP scores 184 votes, APC 62

Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won in his Unit 19, Oredo, Local Government Area, in the Saturday’s gubernatorial election, in Edo State, defeating Osagie Ize-lyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC), according to result announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). While Obaseki scored 184 votes, Ize-lyamu got 62 votes….