38-Year-Old Omobayo Godwin Sworn In As Edo Deputy Governor


Edo State Chief Judge, Justice Daniel Okungbowa has sworn in Omobayo Godwin, 38, as the new deputy governor of the state. Omobayo was appointed by Governor Godwin Obaseki immediately after the impeachment of Philip Shaibu on Monday. Recall the Edo State House of Assembly, on Monday, impeached the embattled deputy governor, Comrade Philip Shaibu. The impeachment followed the adoption of the report...

Edo Assembly Sacks Shaibu As Deputy Governor

Etsako West APC Protests Planned Return Of Philip Shaibu

The Edo State House of Assembly on Monday impeached the embattled state deputy governor, Philip Shaibu. The lawmakers removed Shaibu, who has been having a running battle with Governor Godwin Obaseki, on Monday morning. Shaibu had refused to honour invitations extended to him by the seven-man panel which investigated allegations against him. READ ALSO: VIDEO: Don’t Be Like Buhari Who Had Personal...

Leave LP If You Wish, NLC Tells Peter Obi

Obi Demands Review Of 2024 Budget

The Nigeria Labour Congress has told the 2023 presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi that he is free to leave the NLC. The spokesman of NLC, Benson Upah disclosed this in an interview with Punch on Sunday. The leadership of the NLC vowed not to rest until it unseat Julius Abure as national chairman of the Labour Party. Upah said...

How PDP Cleared Bayelsa LG Poll

PDP Sets Schedule For Ondo Governorship Election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won big in Saturday’s local government council elections as it cleared all the eight local government council seats declared by the Bayelsa State Independent Electoral Commission (BYSIEC). Mr. Bulodisiye Ndiwari was declared winner in Yenagoa Local Government Council. He polled 56,103 votes. In Governor Douye Diri’s home council. Kolokuma/Opokuma, the PDP chairmanship candidate, Lelei...

VIDEO: Don’t Be Like Buhari Who Had Personal Hatred Against Igbo, Nnamdi Kanu – Hon. Aguocha Urges Tinubu

I'll Be Among Those To Welcome Nnamdi Kanu Dec. 15 — Hon. Aguocha

Member representing Ikwuano/Umuahia federal constituency of Abia State, Hon. Obi Aguocha has advised President Bola Tinubu not to be held hostage like his predecessor, Muhammadu Buhari but to release the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu. Aguocha in a chat with ABN TV on Saturday described Kanu as a political prisoner, urging Tinubu to release him immediately. The...

I’ve No Plans To Leave Labour Party, Says Peter Obi

I've No Plans To Leave Labour Party, Says Peter Obi

Mr. Peter Obi, the Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate in the 2023 general elections, has reaffirmed his commitment to the party, dismissing rumors of an imminent departure. Despite the internal crisis rocking the party, Obi affirmed that he has no intentions of leaving anytime soon. He also declared that he is not in any way desperate to be Nigeria’s President at...

Abia North 2027: Cleric Speaks On Why Parties Should Not Field Candidates Against Sen. Kalu

Abia North: Orji Kalu Flags Off Road Project In Okoko Item

Abia-born cleric, Rev Kalu Ukpai Ota, has urged political parties in Abia State not to field candidates against the lawmaker representing Abia North Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Orji Kalu in the 2027 National Assembly elections. Ota in a Thanksgiving Sermon on Sunday morning in Aba said indices showed that the former Abia state governor had performed well. He...

Gov. Otti Dethrones Abia Traditional Ruler Over Alleged Misconduct

Governor Otti Sets Up Panel To Recover Government Properties, Funds

The traditional ruler of the Azumini autonomous community in Ukwa East LGA, HRM Eze Edward Ebere Eule, has been removed by the Abia State Government. The traditional ruler, who was suspended from office by the state government in February 2024 for alleged misconduct and actions unbecoming of a traditional ruler, has been finally removed as the monarch of his community...

El-Rufai: I Still Believe In Tinubu’s Capacity To Make A Difference — Sen. Kalu [Video]

Sen. Kalu Donates Security Vehicles To Police, Vigilante, Urge Nigerians To Embrace Farming (Photos, Video)

Former Governor of Abia State and Senator representing Abia North, Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu has reacted to the alleged frosty relationship between his party, the APC, and the immediate past Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai a chieftain of the party. Sen. Kalu in a viral video sighted by ABN TV dismissed the alleged crisis between the party and El-Rufai,...

Gov. Diri Satisfied With Conduct Of Bayelsa LG Poll


Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has commended the state independent electoral commission for the organisation of the local government election that took place in the state. Governor Diri, who spoke with journalists immediately after voting, said reports available to him indicates that the poll was generally peaceful across the state. The Governor voted alongside his wife, Dr Gloria, at Kalamaowei wari...

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