PDP Urges Senate To Reject Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner

👤 Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News The opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP have urged the 9th Senate not to confirm President Muhammadu Buhari’s social media, Lauretta Onochie, as a national commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Moments after the Senate read the request from the President for Ms. Onochie’s appointment, the PDP released a statement calling… Read More PDP Urges Senate To Reject Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner

Impeached EDO Speaker Fighting To Upturn Decision

👤 Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News Frank Abumere Okiye, the speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, is fighting hard to have his suspension lifted. Honourable Okiye, was also impeached as speaker and replaced with Marcus Onabun is holding talks with prominent members over the decision meted to him by his colleagues. DENISAURUS News understands that if… Read More Impeached EDO Speaker Fighting To Upturn Decision

Akeredolu Hopeful As Ondo Electorate Set To Vote On October 10

👤  Danjuma Aliyu, DENISAURUS News The All Progressives Congress in Ondo has listed some of the achievement of Rotimi Akeredolu, the governor and has stated that more will be done if he is elected for a second term on October 10. The Ondo governorship election is a two horse race between Governor Akeredolu and the candidate of… Read More Akeredolu Hopeful As Ondo Electorate Set To Vote On October 10

Former President Obasanjo Holds Closed Door Meeting With Mimiko And Others

👤  By Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News A former President of Nigeria who served from 1999 – 2007, has meet up with a leading member of the opposition in Ondo. DENISAURUS News understands that Olusegun Obasanjo, who also served as a military head of state, meet with Olusegun Mimiko, a leader of the Zenith Labour Party, in an… Read More Former President Obasanjo Holds Closed Door Meeting With Mimiko And Others

Edo Speaker Set To Join PDP From APC

👤  By Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News The speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Frank Abumere Okiye is set to join the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The move comes days after the PDP candidate was declared winner of the governorship election that took place in the state. READ ALSO: Adams Oshiomhole Is Going To Destroy APC, Says… Read More Edo Speaker Set To Join PDP From APC

Obaseki’s Win Is A Revolution Against Injustice In The APC, Says Okorocha

👤 Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has won the 2020 Governorship election with a resounding number of votes, securing a second term in office on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The vote which took place on Saturday, was a contest between the candidate of the All Progressives Congress,… Read More Obaseki’s Win Is A Revolution Against Injustice In The APC, Says Okorocha

Edo Governorship Elections: Obaseki Declared Winner

👤 Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News The Nigerian electoral commission has declared Governor Godwin Obaseki, the winner of the Edo State Governorship elections. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, stated that Governor Obaseki, a candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, scored 307,955 votes, to defeat his closest rival, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Pastor Ize-Iyamu,… Read More Edo Governorship Elections: Obaseki Declared Winner

AREWA Community In Edo State Throws Support Behind Obaseki

👤 Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News The Arewa Community in Edo is throwing its support behind the incumbent governor, Godwin Obaseki in the upcoming Gubernatorial election in the state.  The Secretary to Sarkin Hausawa of Benin, Mohammed Baba, who announced the endorsement of the community for the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP stated that “most of… Read More AREWA Community In Edo State Throws Support Behind Obaseki

APC Select Former CEO Of Polaris Bank Abiru To Fight For Pepperito’s Seat

👤 Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News The former Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Polaris Bank Limited Tokunbo Abiru has been selected by the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the Lagos East Senatorial by-election. The election which is to hold on October 31st, comes months after the passing of Senator Bayo Osinowo. Senator Osinowo known… Read More APC Select Former CEO Of Polaris Bank Abiru To Fight For Pepperito’s Seat

Banji Okunomo Set To Swap PDP For ZLP

👤 Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News Banji Okunomo, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, who sought to contest as its gubernatorial candidate in the upcoming election in Ondo State, is set to join the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP. Mr Okunomo, who served as Publicity Secretary of the PDP, also plans to take thousands of his supporters to… Read More Banji Okunomo Set To Swap PDP For ZLP