The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, on Saturday presented the party’s Certificate of Return to the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki.He said the party was delighted to have the governor, who he said has seen first-hand, how the system and processes work within the PDP.Secondus also presented the INEC nomination form to the governor.In response, Obaseki said, “All that is left for one this afternoon is to tell you how I and my deputy are grateful to this great party. “In our hours of tribulation when we were pushed out in the raging storm you gave us the umbrella. By the grace of God, victory is going to be ours at the end of the day. “I want Mr. Chairman to thank my co-aspirants for being gracious enough to take the painful decision to step down after committing so much.” Obaseki also announced that he was running with his deputy governor, Philip Shuaibu, saying, “You don’t change a winning team.” Two of his co-aspirants who stepped down, Keneth Imasuagbon and Gideon Ikhine, also attended the event.
The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, oba Ewuare II, has thrown what appeared like a punch at the All Progressives Congress (APC) suspended National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, saying; godfatherism and consensus candidate must be eradicated from the politics of Edo State. In a statement on Thursday, the revered monarch said these two […]
The immediate past Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has, again, decamped to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The former Speaker along with the Governor of Yobe state, Mai Mala Buni, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja on Friday. Dogara, a member of the opposition People’s Democratic Party […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has officially recognised Chief Victor Giadom as the Acting National Chairman of APC, to attend NEC meeting slated for Thursday 25th In response to enquiry by some State House Correspondents. The President has received very convincing advice on the position of the law as far as the situation in the party is […]