Home / Politics (page 38)

Politics

Nigeria @56: Our lies against Independence leaders By Olawale Rasheed

Reading commentaries on Independence Day amuses me a lot especially considering our deliberate lies on our reverred independence leaders. We painted a rosy pictures of founding fathers who painstakingly laboured and delivered a united peaceful and harmonious federation. In 1960,leaders joyously received the mantle of leadership without intrigues, infighting and …

Read More »

Outcome of Edo guber poll disgraces Gov. Wike – Senator Abe …Says Rivers lost more than N3Billion in election

All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Rivers South East Senatorial District in the legislative re-run election, Senator Magnus Abe has said that the outcome of the Edo State governorship election has disgraced Gov. Nyesom Wike, who went to Gokana Local Government Area to celebrate his anticipated victory of PDP in …

Read More »

Edo Polls: Saraki congratulates Obaseki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has congratulated the Governor-elect of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on his victory in yesterday’s gubernatorial election. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, described Obaseki’s success as well deserved …

Read More »

President Buhari, Ambode congratulate Obaseki on victory at Edo guber polls

/2016/09/mol.jpg”> L-R: Lagos State Governor & Chairman, APC National Campaign Committee, Edo Governorship Election 2016, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; Edo State Governor Elect, Mr. Godwin Obaseki and Edo State Governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole when Ambode visited Oshiomhole at the Government House in Benin City, Edo, on Tuesday, July 19, 2016.[/caption] President …

Read More »

‘I’ll take Edo to the next level’ – Governor-elect, Godwin Obaseki; Pledges to fulfill electoral promises

AGENE GODWIN,Benin Edo state Governor-elect, Mr.Godwin Obaseki, has once more reaffirmed his commitment to “taking Edo state to the next level,” promising to serve and fulfill his electoral promises. In an acceptance speech following his declaration as winner of the governorship election, Obaseki urged all other contestants to sheath their …

Read More »

Edo decides: APC, PDP in high expectation; Edo people set to celebrate democracy —-Oshiomhole

AGENE GODWIN, Benin The rescheduled Edo state governorship election was witnessed by a large turnout of voters just as it recorded peaceful and hitch free conduct with adequate security officials detailed to provide security services Reports from some parts of Edo South senatorial district, monitored, described the exercise as peaceful …

Read More »

Edo election: Save democracy, conduct credible election, Secondus charges INEC ……warns that bad elections in the past led to the collapse of democracy.

Immediate past Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP Prince Uche Secondus has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC to do everything to ensure it conducts free, fair and credible election in the September 28, 2016 Edo state gubernatorial election. Prince Secondus said that the Edo state …

Read More »