#EndSARS Benin Jailbreaks: OBASEKI INSPECTS CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES, ISSUES ULTIMATUM TO FLEEING INMATES

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has issued ultimatum to fleeing inmates from the Medium Security Correctional Centres (MSCC) on Sapele Road and at Oko, Airport Road, to return to the prisons before Friday, October 23rd, 2020. Obaseki gave the ultimatum while inspecting the Correctional facilities on Sapele Road and at Oko, in Benin City, the state capital on Wednesday. Obaseki was accompanied on … Continue reading #EndSARS Benin Jailbreaks: OBASEKI INSPECTS CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES, ISSUES ULTIMATUM TO FLEEING INMATES

Breaking: EDO GOVT DECLARES 24-HOUR CURFEW

The Edo State Government hereby imposes a 24-hour curfew across the state till further notice. The curfew is to take effect from 4pm, October 19, 2020. This decision has become necessary because of the very disturbing incidents of vandalism and attacks on private individuals and institutions by hoodlums in the guise of #ENDSARS protesters. While the government of Edo State respects the rights of its … Continue reading Breaking: EDO GOVT DECLARES 24-HOUR CURFEW

Edo 2020: WE ARE NOT IN SUPPORT OF ADP CANDIDATE CONTESTING OBASEKI’S VICTORY, SAYS PARTY, AS LUCKY IBOI DRAGS OBASEKI TO TRIBUNAL

The Action Democratic Party, ADP Edo State chapter, has reacted to petition filed by its candidate in the recently conducted gubernatorial election in the state, where Governor Godwin Obaseki and Comrade Philip Shaibu of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP emerged victorious. In a press statement issued and signed by Edo State Chairman of the party, Mr. Gabriel Oloruntobi said the party was shocked to hear … Continue reading Edo 2020: WE ARE NOT IN SUPPORT OF ADP CANDIDATE CONTESTING OBASEKI’S VICTORY, SAYS PARTY, AS LUCKY IBOI DRAGS OBASEKI TO TRIBUNAL

WHY 14 EDO APC LAWMAKERS SEATS REMAIN VACANT – Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said he cannot do anything to bring the 14 Edo All Progressives Congress lawmakers back to the assembly for inauguration. He spoke on Monday during a ‘Thank You’ visit to the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He said, “We have a dissident group that people elected and refused to be inaugurated, they were not prevented. They … Continue reading WHY 14 EDO APC LAWMAKERS SEATS REMAIN VACANT – Obaseki

Edo 2020: IZE-IYAMU OPTS OUT OF TRIBUNAL, SET TO CONTINUE WITH PRE ELECTION LIGATION

Press Statement by Pastor Dr. Osagie Ize-Iyamu Defeated candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the September 19 governorship election in Edo state, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has disclosed that he will not challenge his election loss at the election petition tribunal, but would rather continue with the two pre-election court cases instituted against the PDP on the eligibility of Governor Godwin Obaseki to contest … Continue reading Edo 2020: IZE-IYAMU OPTS OUT OF TRIBUNAL, SET TO CONTINUE WITH PRE ELECTION LIGATION

Nigeria @ 60: WE BELONG TO ONE POLITICAL FAMILY IN EDO, SAYS OBASEKI

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that there is no form of political division among political parties in the state, noting that he would carry everyone along in his government. The governor made the submission during an event themed “Together”, organised to celebrate Nigeria’s 60th Independence Day Anniversary in Benin City, the state capital. Dignitaries at the event include Speaker, Edo State … Continue reading Nigeria @ 60: WE BELONG TO ONE POLITICAL FAMILY IN EDO, SAYS OBASEKI

Edo 2020: GOV WIKE COMMENDS OBA OF BENIN FOR HIS APOLITICAL STANCE

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has commended the Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’ Oba N’ Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, for his apolitical stance during the Edo State Governorship election. A statement by Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Pastor Paulinus Nsirim, disclosed that Governor Wike made the commendation when he led his counterparts from Edo, Governor, Godwin Obaseki, Sokoto, … Continue reading Edo 2020: GOV WIKE COMMENDS OBA OF BENIN FOR HIS APOLITICAL STANCE