Photos: Heavily Armed Police Officers Take Over Edo Assembly Complex

The premises of the Edo State House of Assembly on Thursday witnessed an unusual presence of heavily armed Police operatives. The security officials led by Deputy Commissioner of Police (Operations), Ayoola Ajala stormed the complex while patrol vehicles were stationed around the area. As previously reported by Naija News, the move is believed to be to […]

Edo: INEC Expresses Concern Over Violence Ahead Of Election

The electoral body in a statement released on Wednesday noted that it would summon the campaign council of political parties and candidates participating in the election over the threat of violence.

Edo 2020: Obaseki Has Abandoned Governance For Politics – APC

The opposition party lamented over the rising insecurity, absence of proactive measures to tackle forewarned floods, and declining economic growth, among others.

Edo: APC Hiring Campaign Crowd From Kogi, Imo, Others -PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, on Wednesday, described the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, as a lone ranger. The ruling party in their statement noted that its former governorship candidate has been left to walk alone by leaders and chieftains of the APC. PDP stated this in a statement released by […]

Edo 2020: Edo North Council Of Imams Endorses Ize-Iyamu, Gani Audu

The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and his running mate, Gani Audu, on Wednesday received the support of Edo North Council of Imams ahead of the September 19 election. The council revealed this on Tuesday at the meeting held in Auchi, Etsako West, Edo State. Suleiman Momoh, the Vice Chairman […]

Edo Crisis: House Speaker, Frank Okiye’s Full Speech After Yekini Idiaye’s Impeachment

According to the speaker, his deputy got impeached following an understanding that he had joined head with the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC), including the Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State to hijack the assembly.

Edo 2020: Edo North Council Of Imams Endorses Ize-Iyamu, Gani Audu

The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and his running mate, Gani Audu, on Wednesday received the support of Edo North Council of Imams ahead of the September 19 election. The council revealed this on Tuesday at the meeting held in Auchi, Etsako West, Edo State. Suleiman Momoh, the Vice Chairman […]

Edo Crisis: House Speaker, Frank Okiye’s Full Speech After Yekini Idiaye’s Impeachment

According to the speaker, his deputy got impeached following an understanding that he had joined head with the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC), including the Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State to hijack the assembly.

BREAKING: Drama As Edo Speaker Indicts Governor In Fresh Plot To Take Over Assembly

The Edo State House of Assembly Speaker, Hon. Francis Okiye has revealed that a sitting governor is plotting to forcefully take over the State Assembly. Speaking on Wednesday during plenary, Okiye alleged that stakeholders in his party were set to use a fake mace to take over the Assembly. While calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to […]

BREAKING: Another Top Aide To Gov. Obaseki Resigns

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has lost another aide ahead of the Edo governor election scheduled for September 19. Naija News reports that Senior Special Assistant to Obaseki on Gender, Agatha Onos tendered her resignation on Wednesday. Onos, in a letter of resignation submitted to the governor, said her resignation is as a result […]