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President Buhari’s World Bank statement twisted, quoted out of context – Ex-Governor Oshiomhole

A former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, on Sunday spoke on the controversy trailing the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari, supposedly directing the World Bank to focus its assistance towards the northern part of the country.

Kanu, IPOB sponsored by PDP topshots – Idahosa

Hon. Charles Idahosa, a former special adviser to ex-Governor Adams Oshiomhole, has stated that Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, was being funded by topshots of former ruling party, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP).

The Senate and theft of Nigerian voices

Simply put, “Nigerians are inmates in a lunatic asylum” or in a slave camp where the master’s love for his captives begins and ends with his deification, plain exploitation, pure evil and outright dehumanisation.

Motorists urge fed govt to declare emergency on Benin-Auchi-Okene Expressway

Motorists plying the Benin-Auchi-Okene Expressway have urged the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency on the busy highway.

Oba of Benin hosts Oshiomhole to grand reception

The Benin Monarch, Omo N’ Oba N’ Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, on Friday hosted the former governor of Edo, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, to a grand reception in Benin City, for his outstanding achievements while in office.

NUT bemoans dearth of teachers in secondary schools in Edo

The Edo wing of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) on Wednesday bemoaned the dearth of teachers in public secondary schools across the state.

Former Edo speaker bows to pressure, returns official cars

The embattled former Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Elizabeth Ativie, yesterday returned three out of the four official vehicles in her possession to the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Kabiri Adjoto.

Ex-Edo Assembly speaker agrees to surrender controversial vehicles

Consequently, the leaders of the party in the council, led by Mr. Charles Idahosa, appealed to the leadership of the House to lift the suspension placed on the lawmaker so she can continue to represent her constituency.

PDP insists Edo ex-Speaker must face trial

The People’s Democratic Party has insisted that a former Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Elisabeth Ativie, must be made to face trial if it was discovered that she contravened Section 10 of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Matters Commission (ICPC) Act.

Ex-Edo Speaker disowns lawyer over comment against Oshiomhole

A former Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Mrs. Elizabeth Ativie, has distanced herself from a statement by her lawyer calling for the prosecution of an ex-governor of the state, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, for denying that he handed over the official cars of the office of the Speaker to her.

Oshiomhole denies giving cars to ex-deputy speaker

A former Edo State Governor, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, has denied giving the official vehicles attached to the Speaker of the state House of Assembly to the impeached Deputy Speaker, Mrs. Elizabeth Ativie, for her personal use.

Edo PDP petitions ICPC over ex-gov’s vehicle gift to ex-speaker

The PDP also threatened to obtain an Order of Mandamus to compel the ICPC to commence criminal prosecution of all those named in the petition if the commission failed to act on the petition within seven working days.

PDP and the politics of disinformation

Every responsive government encourages a vibrant and robust opposition to ensure it has a feedback channel outside of its own circle. This provides the government with a platform for peer review and assessment of the effectiveness of its policies and programs.

Oshiomhole calls for review of revenue allocation formula

A former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, has called for the review of the revenue allocation formula in favour of states and local governments in the country.

Why Oshiomhole was booed in Abuja

Immediate past governor of Edo state and a former Chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Adams Oshiomhole, was on Wednesday disgraced at the ongoing colloquium organised by the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, at Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja.

Ex-Gov. Oshiomhole booed at NLC colloquium

A former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, on Wednesday, was booed and jeered at at the ongoing colloquium organised by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) at Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja.

Edo Speaker gives ex-deputy speaker 2 days to return official car or face prosecution

The Edo State House of Assembly has issued a 2-day ultimatum to the former Deputy Speaker of the House, Mrs Elizabeth Ativie, to return her official vehicles to the House or face legal action.

I’ve sold my official vehicle – Ex-Speaker tells Assembly

Immediate past Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Elisabeth Ativie, has told the new leadership of the Assembly that she has sold one of the official vehicles, a Lexus Jeep 2016 model, given to her when she was Speaker.

Edo lawmakers impeach speaker Justin Okonoboh

The Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, honourable Justin Okonoboh, has been impeached.

Edo APC sacks publicity secretary

Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has sacked its state Publicity Secretary, Godwin Erhahon.

Oshiomhole’s mother decries cost of contesting elections in Nigeria

Hajiya Aisatu Oshiomhole, the mother of former Edo Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday advised politicians to restructure the political scene and reduce the high cost of contesting election.

Nigeria’s unity is non-negotiable – Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki, the governor of Edo State, has declared that Nigeria’s unity is “non-negotiable” even as the call for restructuring and secessionist movements continue to grow in the country.

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