Idahosa congratulates Obaseki, says distractions over…

Governor Godwin Obaseki By Dapo Akinrefon A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Charles Idahosa, on Saturday, congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on his victory in the certificate forgery suit filed against him by the All Progressives Congress, APC. A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja dismissed the case as Justice…

UPDATED: Court Dismisses APC’s Certificate Forgery Suit Against Obaseki…

A file photo of Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki.   A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed the alleged certificate forgery suit filed against the governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki. Justice Ahmed Mohammed dismissed the suit filed by the All Progressives Party (APC) and a chieftain of the party, Williams Edobor, against…

Governor Obaseki closes case in alleged certificate forgery suit…

The Governor of Edo State Godwin Obaseki has closed his case in the alleged certificate forgery suit instituted against him by the All Progressive Congress and its chieftain Williams Edobor. The Governor who opened his case on Monday called 3 witnesses to his defense. Governor Godwin Obaseki closes his case after calling 3 witnesses to…

University of Ibadan clears Obaseki of certificate forgery allegation…

Ajayi told the court that the fact that some parts of Obaseki’s original degree certificate were missing in the photocopy he attached to his Independent National Electoral Commission form EC9 and 001 did not amount to forgery. The post University of Ibadan clears Obaseki of certificate forgery allegation appeared first on The Eagle Online. Visit…

Edo Government to train 15,000 youth in software enginerring, other...

The Edo State government has launched a Technology Park to facilitate the training of fifteen thousand youths in software engineering and other programmes in Information Communication and Technology within the next four years. Governor Godwin Obaseki emphasised that the goal is to evolve a digital economy, using technology to drive governance. He said the required…

Assembly Renames Edo University…

BEVERLY HILLS, December 16, (THEWILL) – Edo State House of Assembly has amended the law establishing the Edo State University, Iyamoh, to reflect a new name. The university is located in Iyamoh, the native home of the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. The Assembly, specifically amended Section 4…

Edo Governorship Election: Tribunal Dismisses Petition Against Obaseki…

  The Edo State governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Benin City has dismissed a petition filed by the Action Alliance (AA) and Ukonga Frank Onaivi against Godwin Obaseki, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The tribunal in its ruling read by one of the tribunal’s members, Justice Suleiman…

Edo guber election petition tribunal dismisses AA’s petition…

The Edo State governorship election petition tribunal on Friday dismissed the petition filed by the Action Alliance (AA) against the re-election of Governor Godwin Obaseki for the second term in office. BusinessDay had on Monday reported that the petitioner failed to file for issuance of pre-hearing notice which is one of the conditions required by…

Obaseki reiterates deployment of technology for revenue collection to block...

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has said his government is collaborating with Information Communication Technology (ICT) firms to improve on the technology used for revenue collection in the state in order to block leakages. Obaseki disclosed this when he met with executive members of the Edo State Motorcycles and Tricycles Union under the aegis…

Obaseki stops NDDC contractors from undertaking projects in Edo…

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday ordered contractors of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to immediately stop executing projects or contracts in the state. The governor said the state government is approaching the court to seek an order stopping the federal government agency from embarking on any project in the state without…

IGP directs launch of Police anti-cultism campaign in Edo…

The statement, which was made available to newsmen in Enugu on Tuesday, quoted Amaraizu as saying the campaign needed to move into Edo State and its environs and work with different stakeholders to mitigate the high incidence of cultism and other vices in the state. The post IGP directs launch of Police anti-cultism campaign in…

At inauguration, Obaseki pledges to deepen reforms, diversify Edo economy…

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki and his deputy, Philip Shaibu, were sworn-in for a second term in office yesterday, with a pledge to deepen reforms and diversify the state economy to consolidate on the progress of his first term. The post At inauguration, Obaseki pledges to deepen reforms, diversify Edo economy appeared first on The…