Gov. Obaseki Emerge PDP Gubernatorial Aspirant In Edo State

H.E Godwin Obaseki, the Executive Governor of Edo State has emerged the flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the September gubernatorial election in Edo State. The Governor was announced after ratification by party delegates following the withdrawal of his main rival, Kenneth Imasuagbon among others. With this development, Mr Obaseki will face the preferred candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Osagie Ize-Iyamu at the main election. We gathered from INEC that seven other parties have concluded their primaries and selected candidates for the governorship election, according…

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INEC, PDP & Others Have Been Restrained From Excluding Gov. Obaseki Or Any Other Cleared Aspirant From Participating In Edo Gubernatorial Primary Election

A High Court of Justice in Ekpoma Judicial Division, has restrained the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and others, from removing, preventing or purporting to exclude the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki or any of other aspirant who has been cleared by the party from participating in the gubernatorial primary slated for 25th June, 2020. The sitting Judge, J. O. Okeaya-Inneh ruling in a suit filed by Felix Irioh and Tom Irehobhude, stated that; β€œ I find in my humble view that the applicants…

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PDP BOT Member, Senator Daisy Danjuma Endorses Gov. Obaseki For Edo Gubernatorial

A member of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Daisy Danjuma, has said her endorsement of Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki’s second term aspiration was β€œpersonal.” Mr Obaseki is a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC). β€œI owe nobody apology for endorsing the second term aspiration of Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo,” Mrs Danjuma, wife of former defence minister Theophilus Danjuma, told journalists in Benin City. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that Mrs Danjuma, a former senator, had, in Lagos on Sunday, endorsed…

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