Edo Polls: Gov Obaseki Emerges Unopposed, To Face Ize-Iyamu

the Edo state Governor had in the past weeks faced key opposition to his re-election bid in the next gubernatorial polls. the ruling party APC decline him the opportunity of contesting the poll via their platform. Obaseki Joined PDP where he eventually became the party’s flag bearer unopposed. However, Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, of the Peoples Democratic Party will face his major contender from the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, in the September 19 governorship election in the state. This follows the withdrawal of all the three…

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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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Kogi Elections: PDP Heads To Appeal Court

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has insisted that its candidate Musa Wada, won the November 2019 Kogi state governorship election. The party in a statement signed on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, vowed to reclaim its victory at the Appeal Court. This was in reaction to the Kogi Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting which on Saturday affirmed the election of incumbent Governor, Yahaya Bello. READ ALSO: https://theemage.com/tribunal-affirms-bellos-elections/ The PDP described the judgment as an alarming miscarriage of justice, claiming that their candidate, Wada, laid incontrovertible proofs of…

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