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Just In: Court dismisses certificate forgery case against Obaseki

…says Plaintiffs failed to prove their allegation The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Saturday, dismissed the certificate forgery case the All Progressives Congress, APC, and one of its members, Mr. Williams Edobor, instituted against Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State. The court, in a judgement that was delivered by Justice Ahmed Mohammed, held […]

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Edo Elections: INEC declares Obaseki winner

The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared incumbent Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki as winner of the September 19, 2020 governorship election in the state. Obaseki who contested under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), scored 307,955 to defeat his closest rival, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who scored 223,619. Below […]

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Edo guber election: we stand by Asiwaju declaration – South-South Forum

The South-South United People’s Forum in Lagos State (SSPUF) has backed the directive and appeal by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, to the people of Edo to vote out the incumbent governor, Godwin Obaseki on Saturday gubernatorial election. In a statement released by its Publicity Secretary in […]

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Edo 2020: Wike Heads campaign council for Obaseki

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has appointed Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike as Chairman of the Edo State Governorship Election National Campaign Council for Governor Godwin Obaseki. The deputy chairman of the council is Adamawa State Governor, Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Fintiri. This was disclosed on twitter @OfficialPDPNig on Friday. Details […]

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Coast clears for Obaseki as main contender, Kenenth Imasuagbon, steps down in Edo PDP guber primary

There is sigh of relief for the Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki as his main contender, Kenenth Imasuagbon, steps down in Edo Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial primary election. Mr. Imasuagbon confirmed his withdrawal to newsmen on Thursday. He is the third candidate to exit from the race after Governor Godwin Obaseki joined the […]