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Wike Joins Protesters As More States Join #EndSARS Campaign

One person dies in Oyo Group demands visa ban for Lagos, Ogun, Oyo CPs The call for an end to police brutality and reform of the force gained more support across the country on Tuesday, as more states joined in the #EndSARS protest. The protest, which was largely peaceful, held in many parts of the country with some confrontation with security agencies. ...

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‘Rivers PDP About To Experience An Implosion’

A former National Publicity Secretary of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party  (nPDP), Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, says “palpable gloom of apprehension seems to have captured the entire circle of the Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State, following the departure of two federal lawmakers whose thoughtful exit has suddenly provoked a turbulent and blustery political atmosphere capable of shattering the oldfangled ...

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Justice Karibi-White’s Burial: Wike, Amaechi Exchange Words

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and his predecessor, Rotimi Amaechi, on Saturday engaged in a verbal fight at the burial of a former Justice of the Supreme Court, Adolphus Karibi-Whyte, in the Abonnema, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of the state. Amaechi, who is the Minister of Transportation, while speaking at the funeral service, lamented what he termed the rising insecurity ...

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Over 300 Policemen Surround Wike, Other PDP Governors In Edo Hotel

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, has raised the alarm over the harassment of governors of the party in Benin, Edo State by the police. He said information available to the party indicated that the party’s governors were being harassed at the West End Hotel, Benin City where they are currently staying. Secondus said this at ...

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Take Threat Of Violence In Edo Seriously, Wike Tells FG

Says APC not ready for election Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has called on the Federal Government to stop the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State from perpetrating acts of violence. Speaking on a Live Television Programme, Governor Wike said the APC candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, knows he is no match to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Governor ...

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APC To PDP, Obaseki, Wike: Emulate Buhari On Free, Fair Elections 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says “President Muhammadu Buhari’s declaration that the ruling party could have used the military and other security services to overrun opposition states in the 2019 general election but chose free, fair elections is a solid pointer that under the current administration, the days of stolen and procured electoral mandates are fast fading.” In a statement ...

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Wike To Ganduje: Your Dollars Won’t Work In Edo

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council for the Edo State Governorship Election, Governor Nyesom Wike, has said his Kano State counterpart, Abdullahi Ganduje, is the one who deserves to be isolated, not him. He said this during the inauguration of the PDP campaign council in Abuja on Tuesday. Wike said neither he nor the PDP could ...

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#Edo 2020: Atiku Commends Appointment Of Wike, Urges Unity In PDP Camp

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has commended the appointment of Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers as the chairman of the Edo State Governorship Election National Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Atiku also praised the appointment of Adamawa State Governor Ahmadu Fintiri as deputy to Wike on the Campaign Council. Reacting to the appointments in a ...

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Edo 2020: Presidency Fails To Save Obaseki

Last minute moves to save the re-election bid of Governor Godwin Obaseki by the Presidency last night appeared to have hit the brick-wall as Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, said they were going ahead with the direct primary scheduled for June 22. He also expressed optimism that it would be free, fair and transparent, adding that ...

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