Edo Elections: Court Grant Hearing Seeking To Halt Governor Obaseki In PDP Primaries

the Edo state Governor recently decamped from the APC To PDP with the hope of clinching the party’s nomination against the upcoming gubernatorial elections. Some party chief of PDP had instituted a legal challenge to reframe Governor Obaseki from contesting on the platform of the party. Obaseki has favoured never to be tired and insisted he will kick out godfatherism from the state. The Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital has granted a request for an accelerated hearing of the suit seeking to bar Governor…

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Just In: Governor Obaseki Joins PDP

The embattled governor has announced his resignation from the ruling Party. Deputy Governor of Edo has followed the status quo. APC in the midst of all this are facing stiff internal crisis. Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has joined the Peoples Democratic Party. The governor made the announcement on Friday at the Party’s Secretariat in Benin City, the Edo State capital. Also, the PDP announced the defection on its verified Twitter handle, saying, “The Governor of Edo State, H. E. Governor Obaseki has defected to our great Party, the…

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Governor Godwin Obaseki Quits APC

The tussle between Governor Godwin Obaseki and All Progressive Congress took a different turn as the embattled governor took to his official Twitter account to announce resignation from the political party ahead of the Edo gubernatorial elections. It is skeptical as to the next move of the governor but all fingers are pointing to him deflecting the PDP. See tweets below;

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Governor Obaseki Visits Nyesome Wike

Following the disqualification of Governor GODWIN Obaseki by the All Progressive Congress from the upcoming gubernatorial primaries, the Governor have been looking for tent to clinch on. As uncertainty on the political future of Edo State governor continues, the Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike on Sunday received Godwin Obaseki at the Rivers State Government House, Port-Harcourt. Details of the meeting were sketchy but there were speculations they might not be unconnected with the political future of Obaseki, who has been disqualified from contesting the primaries of the All Progressives Congress(APC)…

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Edo Elections: We’ll Not Appeal APC Decisions- Gov. Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki says he will not appeal the outcome of the screening exercise which disqualified him from participating in the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the forthcoming governorship poll in Edo State. In a communique by his spokesman, Crusoe Osagie, the governor said he watched the mockery of the democratic process, which “Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, is administering and superintending” over in his party the All Progressives Congress (APC). The governor stated that it has been an unfortunate, disheartening, and dreadful spectacle. READ MORE: https://theemage.com/edo-elections-apc-disqualifies-incubent-governor-obaseki/ Governor…

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Edo Guber: I’m Not Afraid Of Ize-Iyamu- Governor Obaseki

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, is confident of winning the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the governorship election in the state. The governor who was a guest on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics said he has no reason to be scared of his rival, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu. Ize-Iyamu, who contested the last governorship election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), defected to the APC in November 2019 to contend with Obaseki for the party’s ticket in the September 19 poll. Asked if he…

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