The Chairman of the National Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party, Governor Nyesom Wike, has said for the sacked national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, the upcoming Edo State governorship election was a matter of life and death. Wike, who is also the governor of RiversContinue Reading

Six Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors who stormed Port Harcourt the Rivers State capital met with Nyesom Wike over the insinuation that he is planning to abandon the party because his preferred candidate for the minority leader position, Hon Kingsley Chinda, did not emerge. The governors viz; Adamawa State Governor,Continue Reading

The Commissioner for Works, Infrastructure, and Transport, Professor Raphael Afonja has been sacked by the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde. The termination of Afonja’s appointment took an immediate effect in a letter dated August 10, 2020, and signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun. “IContinue Reading

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said that it is determined to conduct elections in Edo and Ondo States, however, the electoral umpire says it will back out if there is unbearable violence recorded in the course of the polls.  INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman of Information and VoterContinue Reading

The Benue state governor Mr. Samuel Ortom has rejected the invitation extended to him by the All Progressive Congress to return to the party, noting that he is fully committed to the ideals of the Peoples Democratic Party, thereby putting to rest, speculations on his alleged defection plans to theContinue Reading

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has threatened to suspend the governorship elections in Edo and Ondo if the violence allegedly ongoing in the states continues.  INEC’s Spokesperson, Festus Okoye who issued a statement after a meeting on Thursday, August 5 said the elections will be suspended if the political actors threatenContinue Reading

Human rights activist, Comrade Deji Adeyanju has alleged that Thursday’s invasion of the Edo State House of Assembly by security operatives is linked to an attempt by Adams Oshiomole to remove Governor Godwin Obaseki from office. He alleged that Oshiomhole had planned to use the lawmakers to impeach Obaseki and also orchestrated the policeContinue Reading