POLITICAL SCHEMING, EXTERNAL PRESSURES FRUSTRATING EDO, BAUCHI ASSEMBLIES

[FILE PHOTO] Godwin Obaseki. Photo: Twitter/GovernorObaseki The hiccups surrounding the inauguration of Bauchi and Edo States’ Houses of Assembly have more than any other political development in the 36 states of the federation demonstrated how state governors impede the evolvement of state legislatures.In Edo, the Read More …

FOLLOW BAUCHI EXAMPLE: PRESENT YOURSELF FOR INAUGURATION EDO WOMEN, LAWYER TELLS ABUJA BASED EDO ASSEMBLY MEMBERS

…urge them to toe Bauchi example Condemnation has continued to trail the refusal of 12 members-elect of the Edo State House of Assembly to present themselves for inauguration as their counterparts in Bauchi have done. Hon. Emmanuel Agbaje (right), representing Akoko-Edo Constituency II, being sworn-in Read More …

RESOLUTION TO TAKE OVER EDO ASSEMBLY MAKES MOCKERY OF THE SOVEREIGNTY OF EDO STATE – OYEGUN

Davidson Iriekpen A former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and first civilian governor of Edo State, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, said that the resolution of the National Assembly to the Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki makes a mockery of the state’s Read More …

OBASEKI IS AN INGRATE, AYIRI EMAMI ATTACKS EDWIN CLARK OVER SUPPORT FOR EDO GOVERNOR

Temidayo Akinsuyi, Lagos Chief Ayiri Emami, the Ologbotsere (traditional Prime Minister) of Warri Kingdom on Friday urged elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark to stop interfering in the politics of Edo State saying he is shocked by the comments he made on the political crisis rocking Read More …

OSHIOMHOLE, OBASEKI RECONCILIATION ONGOING SAYS APC CHAIRMAN, FORMER AGF,

Olusola Fabiyi and Sola Shittu Groups loyal to the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, and the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Monday said the peace move by a foremost businessman, Aliko Dangote, and others was still ongoing. Dangote, the Senate Read More …

EDO ASSEMBLY CRISIS: OBASEKI REFUSES TO BLINK AS REPS ULTIMATUM EXPIRE

…Reps fresh proclamation resolution inevitable; takeover order overstretched By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, Niger Delta and Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu (Benin City THE  one –week cut-off date the House of Representatives gave Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State to issue a fresh proclamation of the Edo State Read More …