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Sanwo-Olu appoints Lekan Fatodu SSA on Sustainable Development Goals

Reputable development expert and communications strategist, Lekan Fatodu has been appointed the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Fatodu has over 18 years of experience in the areas of International Development, Strategic Communications and Diplomacy...

Obaseki’s grip on Edo state APC shakened as Ohonbamu resigns, appoints new commissioner

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has appointed Mr. Stewart Efe as Edo State Commissioner for Information and Orientation. Efe replaced Paul Ohonbamu who resigned from the governor’s cabinet. Edo APC drags Oshiomhole, NWC to court over waiver to Ize-Iyamu The Secretary to the State Government,...

Obaseki: I served Oshiomhole for 8 years to make him Edo state governor

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has asked the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, to recuse himself from the nomination processes of the June 22 governorship primary of the state. Speaking on Wednesday when he returned his nomination form to...

We will resist any attempt to blackmail by opposition parties on Sanwo-Olu says Oladeye

Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) has said the Peoples Democratic (PDP) is afraid of the rising profile of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Its Publicity Secretary, Seye Oladejo, said in a statement that the opposition had resorted to blackmail and falsehood by insinuating that the governor...

Ekiti PDP woo Adeyeye’s return as Segun Oni, loyalists returns

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Caretaker Committee in Ekiti State has called on the former Minister of Works, Senator Adedayo Adeyeye and others who left the party in the state to return. The caretaker panel said it was delighted to receive back to its fold...

Ize-Iyamu denies quitting Edo guber race

Emmanuel Oladesu Edo All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant Pastor Osagie Ize Iyamu, has denied reports he has exited the race. A statement by his media aide, John Mayaki, said: “We want to clarify to members of the public that the laughable report claiming that Pastor...

There’s ‘alteration’ in Bayelsa deputy governor’s NYSC certificate, DSS insists

The Department of State Service (DSS) yesterday tendered its investigation report on the alleged forgery of the exemption certificate issued by the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Lawrence Oborawharievwo Ewhrudjakpo, revealing the certificate was altered. The...

Abuja Court Issues Order to stop Obaseki From Prosecuting Oshiomhole

Federal High Court in Abuja has issued an interim order stopping Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo state, from arresting and prosecuting Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and former governor of Edo. Obaseki had in January set up a panel to...

OndoGuber: I am ready to defend my 2nd term bid through any mode of primaries, Akeredolu insists

Governorship aspirants of the APC in Ondo State, including the state Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, have reiterated readiness to test their popularity at the party’s primary slated for July 20, 2020. Similarly, the governorship primary of the PDP in the state has been fixed for...

Edo guber: Obaseki’s 2nd term fate in dilemma as APC govs, NWC meet

No fewer than six state governors elected under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) is currently meeting with members of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) over the reelection bid of Governor Godwin Obaseki ahead of the Edo state governorship. The governors physically present...