Tag Archives: Oshiomhole

We’ll Remove Obaseki On Technical Grounds — Ex-APC National Vice Chairman

…reveals how APC paid billions to win Imo, Kwara, Gombe, Zamfara, Benue Immediate past National Vice Chairman, North Central, in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Ahmed Suleiman Wambai, has let out some of the party’s well kept secrets why trying to explain the current power struggle threatening the foundation of the party. In an interview with Saturday Sun, Wambai said ...

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Oshiomhole Breaks Silence, Says Life Not About Winning Only

Former national chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Wednesday night said life was not all about winning. The former labour leader, who spoke for the first time on the outcome of last Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State, which his party lost to the Peoples Democratic Party, said that losing was also part of life. In a ...

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The Obaseki Tsunami

By Prince Tonye T.J.T Princewill The recent victory of His Excellency Godwin Obaseki is a lesson that many can learn from. I think it sends a very clear message to Nigerians as a whole, but a direct message to All Progressives Congress (APC) and a quiet message to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in particular. Today I will leave the ...

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My Reelection Has Permanently Caged Edo Lions, Tigers In The Zoo — Obaseki

The Edo State Governor and governor-elect, Godwin Obaseki, on Monday, hailed the Edo people for ensuring his victory at the state governorship election. He noted that his reelection had put an end to godfatherism and ensured that ‘the lions and tigers’ were permanently caged in the zoo. Obaseki said this while speaking to party supporters at the Museum Ground, Kings ...

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After APC Defeat, Dino Melaye, Edo Residents Mock Oshiomhole

Jubilant residents of Benin City on Sunday trooped out to celebrate the victory of Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party over the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, in the Saturday poll. Some of the residents mocked a former governor of the state, Adams Oshiomhole, who was the major promoter of Ize-Iyamu. This was ...

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Edo, Visa Ban And Demystification Of A Godfather

Casmir Igbokwe Edo State will make a good study in political chicanery of godfathers. Before the governorship election held on Saturday, September 19, 2020, it was as if war would break out in the state. The godfather himself, Adams Oshiomhole, pranced about the state in campaign summersault. Recall that, four years ago, the immediate past national chairman of the All Progressives ...

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Ize-Iyamu Concedes Defeat As Obaseki Declares Victory Triumph Over Godfatherism

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2020 Edo State Governorship Election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has admitted that he lost the election. Sunday Punch reports that Ize-Iyamu agreed that the Peoples Democratic Party won the election and he has since congratulated the opposition party. The Independent National Electoral Commission on Sunday afternoon declared PDP’s candidate, Governor Godwin Obaseki, winner ...

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Obaseki’s Victory End Of Godfatherism In Nigeria, Says Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, says there is a new dawn in Edo State, and the hard won victory of Governor Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki “is not just a victory, but a Declaration of Independence from the anti democratic forces of godfatherism and militarism.” In a statement he personally signed, Atiku said “no victory could be sweeter than this, and I ...

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Edo Gov: As Results Pour In, Obaseki Takes Early Lead

With the conclusion of the Edo State governorship election held earlier today, some polling unit results are already coming in. Some of the results so far released are as follows: LGA: Oredo WARD 4‎ (Governor Obaseki’s ward and unit) Unit: 19 PDP: 184 APC: 62 VOID: 5 WARD 3, Esan North-East Arue primary School Voting Centre. Hon. Speaker, Frank Okiye’s ...

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I Will Defeat Oshiomhole In His Ward, Shaibu Boasts

Edo State Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu has said he will defeat Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, former national chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and ex-governor of the state in his ward on September 19. Shaibu, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin yesterday, said this was not because he was “one superstar”, but because he ...

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