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Governor Okowa Congratulates Obaseki On His Re-Election

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated his Edo counterpart, Mr Godwin Obaseki and his deputy, Comrade Philip Shaibu, on their re-election. Obaseki, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was announced winner of Saturday governorship election in the state by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) after polling …

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Edo: Ize-Iyamu Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Obaseki

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2020 Edo State Governorship Election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has conceded defeat to the Peoples Democratic Party’s Godwin Obaseki. Ize-Iyamu accepted that the he lost the election fairly and he has since congratulated the opposition. The Independent National Electoral Commission on Sunday afternoon …

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Edo election: Surprise As Obaseki Wins Ize-Iyamu’s LG

Governor Godwin Obaseki has won the Orhionwmwon local government, where his main opponent Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressive Congress (APC) hails from. Ize-Iyamu voted at his PU 26, Ward 5, Iguododo, Orhionmwon Local Government Area, on Saturday morning and won his polling unit. Obaseki of the People’s Democratic Party …

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Edo election: Obaseki in early lead

Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party has recorded more votes from the results of the 13 Local Governments declared so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Although 17 political parties have fielded candidates for the election, it is a two-way race between All Progressives Congress and PDP. …

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PDP Alleges Moves To Replace Results In Edo North

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that there are plots by agents of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to replace election results where the PDP is leading, particularly in Edo North. In a communique written to alert the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Department of State Services …

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Edo 2020: Sorting, counting of votes begin

Sorting and counting of votes in the Edo governorship election have begun in parts of Edo Central Senatorial District. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) also reports that some other parts in the state have concluded voting. At Central Primary School, Ubiaja, Esan South East Local Government Ward 6, units …

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Yahaya Bello protests visa ban, accuses U.S. of partisanship

The Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has protested the visa restrictions placed by the United States government on sponsors of violence in the Kogi and Bayelsa states governorship elections. The American government had imposed visa restrictions on some Nigerians for undermining electoral processes in the elections. According to Morgan Ortagus, spokesperson …

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