Controversial Water Resources Bill Withdrawn After Raucus Debate At Nigeria’s House Of Reps
A rowdy debate on the floor of Nigeria’s House of Representatives over the controversial National Water Resources Bill resulted in the bill’s withdrawal on Tuesday as members loudly and pointedly opposed the procedure adopted in its passage at the last sitting before the legislative chamber went on its annual... Read more
Support I Got From Wike Paid Off – Obaseki
*Says Edo electoral victory strategies were hatched in Rivers State Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has described the consolation he got from the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike as the second pivot for his electoral victory. The first pillar, he said, is God who crowned the efforts of... Read more
Apc congratulates Obaseki On Re-election As Edo Governor
Mai Mala Buni, Chairman All Progressives Congress (APC) National Caretaker Committee, has said that the peaceful conduct of the just concluded Edo governorship election and its outcome represents a victory for Nigeria’s democracy. He said this in a statement issued in Damaturu, Yobe, on Monday, adding that the APC... Read more
Edo 2020: Wike Commends INEC, Police
Rivers State Governor has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) and the Police over their conduct during the Edo GovernorshipElection. Governor Wike who is the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council made the commendation while addressing a mammothcrowd of Party supporters at the Port Harcourt... Read more
Obaseki’s Electoral Victory Ends godfatherism In Edo State – Wike
The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council for Edo Election, Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the electoral victory of Governor Godwin Obaseki has ended godfatherism in Edo State. Governor Wike made the assertion at a press conference in Benin City shortly after the declaration of... Read more
Wike To People Of Edo, Use Election To Liberate Your State
*Assures of the support of all South- South Governors Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says Edo electorate must be mobilised for the gubernatorial election with a focus at liberating the State. Governor Wike gave the charge at a meeting organised for leaders and elected representatives of the Peoples... Read more
Make Edo Election A Model, Wike Admonishes Buhari
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to use the Edo State Governorship election to create hope in the electoral process.Governor Wike is also the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council for the Edo election made the appeal during a... Read more
Edo 2020: PDP Will Win Convincingly -Wike
*Urges Edo electorate to be vigilant and defend their votes. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council Chairman, Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the Edo governorship election will be won convincingly by Governor Godwin Obaseki. The PDP National Campaign chairman who is also the Governor of... Read more
U.S Goverment Imposes Visa Ban On Nigerian Officials For Electoral Malpractices
The United States Government has imposed visa restrictions on some Nigerian politicians involved in electoral violence and malpractices in some states. The measure coming in the run up to the governorship elections in Edo and Ondo states, pointedly targets individuals it accused of working to undermine the November 2019... Read more
Hon. Casmir  Nnadi Emerges ZLP Candidate For Isi-Uzo Constituency Bye-election
Hon. Casmir Nnadi has emerged the flag bearer of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) unopposed for the Isi-Uzo constituency by-election. Nnadi emerged at the party’s state primaries held on Friday 4th September 2020 at Cabrini Hotel New Haven Enugu after other candidates stepped down from the race, noting that... Read more