PDP Governors’ Forum congratulates Obaseki, commends Buhari

The PDP Governors’ Forum on Sunday congratulated Gov. Godwin Obaseki on his re-election as the governor of Edo State.   The Forum’s Chairman, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, in a statement issued in Abuja, also commended President Muhammadu Buhari for keeping his promise not…
APC rejects result of Edo governorship election

The Edo State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday rejected the result of the Edo governorship election, which INEC announced in Benin on Sunday.   The Edo APC Media Campaign Council, in a statement signed by its Chairman,…
FG to give priority to police welfare — Minister

The Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Maigari Dingyadi, on Sunday reiterated the commitment of the Federal Government to providing best welfare packages for the country’s policemen.   Dingyadi, who expressed the government’s commitment during an interactive session with newsmen in Sokoto, said…
Obaseki lauds Buhari’s neutrality in Edo polls

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring fairness in the just-concluded Edo governorship election.   Obaseki gave the commendation on Sunday while addressing journalists in Benin after INEC declared him winner of the election.   “The…
Edo election: INEC releases results of 13 LGAs

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday released the results of the Edo governorship election in 13 local government areas of the state.   The commission is expecting election results from the remaining five local government areas.   The…