Edo Govt cautions against substance abuse, assures of protection, safe space for girl-child

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State. BY GABRIEL ENOGHOLASE THE Edo State Government has charged young people in the state, especially the girl-child to stay away from drug-related habits and channel their efforts towards being the best in their various fields of endeavours. the government also reassured of its commitment to protecting the girl-child by…

Obaseki dissolves campaign council, lauds achievement

Reiterates commitment to good governance Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State By Gabriel Enogholase – Benin Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has dissolved the Edo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Council for the September 19 2020 governorship election, lauding the council’s dedication to duty, which he said accounted for the electoral victory. Obaseki,…

Morality in politics: Obaseki’s diagnosis

By Tonnie Iredia In underdeveloped societies where primitive accumulation of wealth is attractive, it is not difficult to locate thousands of followers of Machiavelli’s perception of ‘no morality’ in politics. Over the years, other notable leaders such as Vladimir Lenin, a foremost Russian revolutionary politician, have found cause to lend credence to the self-serving slogan….

Why Obaseki cannot return to APC after winning under PDP – Onuesoke

Obaseki Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, has disputed media reports that Governor Godwin Obaseki will decamp to All Progressive Congress (APC) after he winning Edo 2020 governorship election under the banner of PDP. Obaseki, following his disqualification by the APC governorship election screening committee, had joined the PDP for his re-election bid…

Obaseki’s God and godfathers

By Emeka Obasi Governor Godwin Obaseki must not look back, there is so much work to be done. It should dawn on him that the world is watching. God made victory possible and ancestor, Agho Ogbedeoyo, the Obaseki of Benin will be all smiles in his grave. There is so much in a name. God…

How Oshiomhole would have danced if Obaseki lost

Governor Adams Oshiomhole and Mr Godwin Obaseki, Governor-elect show their dancing skills at Obaseki’s first term victory party, October 2016. Your correspondent almost thought that Comrade Adams Oshiomhole had turned into a pastor as he reacted for the first time to his defeat in last Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State. Yes, “to his defeat” because in…

Edo election: Needless crisis and irresponsible leadership caused us victory — Edo APC (VIDEO)

EDO ELECTION REVIEW: We lost Edo election because of needless crisis foisted on the party by arrogant and irresponsible leadership, Edo APC cries out, begs Obaseki to be magnanimous in victory. Also read: Police arresting our members on Obaseki’s orders — APC Vanguard News The post Edo election: Needless crisis and irresponsible leadership caused us…