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PDP seek withdrawal of certificates of return from 14 Edo lawmakers-elect

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State has written the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) urging it to withdraw certificates of return from 14 members-elect of the Edo State House of Assembly.
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Uyo, on Monday, ordered INEC to allow the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere, to inspect all election materials used during the March 9 Governorship Election.

Bye elections: We’ve not been officially briefed by Edo assembly – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said it is yet to receive any official communication from the Edo State House of Assembly over the conduct of bye-elections for 12 lawmakers-elect and two members of the House whose seats were declared vacant.
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Delta State has restated his commitment to serve Edo people, insisting that the time for sharing public funds to a few greedy politicians in Edo was over.

Federal government hails Edo governor on launch of social health insurance scheme

The Federal Government has commended the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki for launching the Edo State Social Health Insurance Scheme, designed to make healthcare affordable and accessible to residents across the state.
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has met with aggrieved All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirants who participated in the party’s 2019 primary election.

Edo government inaugurates boards of EDPA, ECTS, others

The Edo State Government will on Friday, October 11, inaugurate the boards of the Edo Development and Property Authority and Edo City Transport Service.

Suspected hoodlums kill woman, two daughters

Suspected hoodlums have killed a woman and her two daughters at Iguadolor community in Ovia South West local government area.

Black market petrol seller roast to death

A 20-year old woman identified as Mary Agada, who sells petrol at the black market has been burnt to death.

Edo council chief beaten at John Oyegun’s reception

Chairman of Ovia South West local government area Mr. Destiny Enabulele, was on Monday beaten at the reception of the 80th birthday of Chief John Oyegun.

Tribunal: I didn’t renounce my Nigeria citizenship – Edo APC lawmaker

Lawmaker, representing Ovia Federal Constituency of Edo State in the House of Representatives on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dennis Idahosa, yesterday denied renouncing his Nigeria citizenship.

Okomu Oil: 5000 hectares oil palm project set for Edo

The Agriculture Coordinator, Okomu Oil Palm Plc, Billy Ghanasah, has said that the company is collaborating with the Edo State Government and Terra Agric Nigeria to cultivate oil palm on 5000 hectares of land over a period of six years.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Group begs with Governor Obaseki to take over construction of road project from NDDC

Chief Gen Donben Donyegha, President South South Solidarity Movement, has pleaded with Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State to take over the construction of the Udo Ufunama road in Ovia South West Local Government of the state from the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) which, he alleged has failed to make progress after over 10 years of commencing work on the road.

NSCDC arrests three suspects operating illegal refinery in Edo

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Edo Command, says it has arrested three suspects in a raid at a newly discovered illegal refinery.

NSCDC arrests three suspects operating illegal refinery in Edo

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Edo Command, says it has arrested three suspects in a raid at a newly discovered illegal refinery.
Edo State Polytechnic, Usen

Edo polytechnic commences oil palm milling

The Rector of Edo State Polytechnic, Usen, Professor Abiodun Falodun, said the institution has commenced oil palm milling and has set modalities for the development of a palm plantation to promote enterprise and research.

24 Edo assembly members-elect get certificate of return

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Edo on Wednesday presented certificates of return to winners of the House of Assembly election held in the state on March 9.
national assembly abuja

Elections: APC, PDP, seven other parties to constitute 9th House of Reps

Going by the official list of members-elect for the 9th House of Representatives assembly, a total of nine political parties will have representatives in the chamber.

Edo elections: APC wins all 24 assembly seats

The All Progressives Congress in Edo State has broken an all-time record in electoral contest in last Saturday’s House of Assembly election.
President Buhari attends APC Caucus Meeting at the APC Headquarters in Abuja on 18th Feb 2019-4

President Buhari leads in five local governments in Edo

President Muhammadu Buhari is leading in five out of the nine local government area results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
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Anselm Ojezua: APC candidates in Edo will drive development when elected

The Chairman of Edo State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Barr. Anselm Ojezua, has urged residents of the state to vote for the party’s candidates in the forthcoming general elections.

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