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…

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…

Edo Election: Atiku, Secondus congratulates Obaseki, hails Edo voters

By Tunde Opalana The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Atiku Abubakar and the party’s national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus have joined numerous party loyalists to congratulate Governor Godwin Obaseki and his running mate, Phillip Shuaibu for winning the Edo governorship election, according to findings by Daily Times….

Edo Election: History will be kind to Buhari for ensuring free election — PDP

By Tunde Opalana The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for allowing a seamless electoral process that culminated in the victory of its candidate, Godwin Obaseki in the Edo state governorship election held on Saturday, Daily Times gathered. The party said irrespective of the shortcomings in the Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC)…

Edo Election: Obaseki commends supporters over his re-election

Governor Godwin Obaseki has described his re-election as a “triumph over godfatherism,” Daily Times gathered. He said, “Words fail me in saluting our teeming supporters who displayed immense courage in the face of threats, intimidation, and brutalisation. “The collective will of Edo people made it possible for us this triumph over godfatherism. Congratulations to Edo…