Tag: Oshiomhole

Michael IsaacAugust 8, 2020

Were Nigerians critically waiting for Tinubu’s comment on the Edo State drama?

‘In defense of constitutional democracy: The recent actions of the Governor of Edo State represent the gravest possible assault on ...

Michael IsaacJune 12, 2020

Obaseki battles for political survival, ‘screened out’ of APC guber primaries

As Nigerians are celebrating the democracy, many people have expressed what this day means to them, reflecting on how far ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 28, 2020

For Godwin Obaseki, the battle line is drawn | #YNaija Cover

In today’s Cover, Pastor Osagie Ize- Iyamu has emerged as a consensus candidate from the Oshiomhole’s faction that will battle ...

Bernard DayoJuly 25, 2019

The Late 5: Despite economic growth, poverty still high in Nigeria – Oshiomhole; Reps to investigate all abandoned projects since 1999 | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Despite economic growth, poverty still high in Nigeria – Oshiomhole There is ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 9, 2019

The Late 5: Nigerian troops close Maiduguri-Damaturu highway amidst fresh Boko Haram attacks; Police arrest two for disrupting APC rally | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversations today Police arrest two for disrupting APC rally Following the melee that broke ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 17, 2016

‘PDP caused this hardship we are all going through’ – Oshiomhole

Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, blamed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the current economic difficulties of Nigeria. Speaking ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 8, 2016

#YNaijaTwitterInterview: ‘I don’t get my hands dirty because of my calling’ | PDP’s Ize-Iyamu goes all out

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the forthcoming Edo state gubernatorial election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu spoke to YNaija in an intense ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 31, 2016

‘Generals dug soak-away pits and put dollars inside’ – Oshiomhole

The Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomole, on Saturday, said that President Muhammadu Buhari was fixing Nigeria’s economy after years of ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 22, 2016

Opinion: Between “Internet Governor” and Oshiomhole’s “third term”: A nay vote

by Sufuyan Ojeifo Many Nigerians, especially Edo indigenes and residents, had patiently waited for the gubernatorial campaign flag off of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 19, 2016

​Ambode visits Oshiomhole (PHOTOS)

Lagos state governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday paid a courtesy visit to his Edo state counterpart, Adams Oshiomhole at the ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 7, 2016

‘Can’t you see the hand of God in PDP crisis?’ – Oshiomhole

The hand of God is in the leadership crisis bedeviling the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says Edo state governor, Adams ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 1, 2016

Oshiomhole extends olive branch to his ‘younger brother’

Despite insinuation that Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state had failed to back his Deputy, Pius Odubu’s, quest to emerge ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 29, 2016

Sheriff’s PDP: Venue of Edo primary election blocked off by police

Police officers have blocked off the entrance to Samuel Ogbemudia stadium road by Akenzua junction, Edo state – venue of the governorship ...

YWriterMay 24, 2016

Oshiomhole fires commissioner, and his reason doesn’t even ‘try’

by Chi Ibe Edo governor, Adams Oshiomhole today fired his commissioner for commerce and industry, Abdul Oroh. His chief press ...

Azubuike AzikweMay 1, 2016

How Oshiomhole’s Deputy survived assassination attempt

Edo State Deputy Governor, Dr. Pius Odubu, was almost killed on Saturday, when his campaign entourage was attacked by gunmen ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 22, 2016

Oshiomhole on collision course with Edo State Assembly – Here’s why

Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole has informed the state House of Assembly that they went outside the limit of their ...

Mallam YeroApril 12, 2016

Fulani herdsmen attacks ‘can escalate beyond…’ – Oshiomhole

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, says the repeated clashes between Fulani herdsmen and local farmers can deteriorate if not properly ...

James SamboApril 6, 2016

I’ve successfully defeated the ‘vicious godfathers’ in Edo – Oshiomhole

Edo state Governor Adams Oshiomhole, said on Tuesday, that he has nothing more to prove, having successfully floored the political ...

Janeth JMarch 21, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Lamorde trial delayed due to 2016 budget | SERAP warns CBN to withdraw job offers or get sued | More Stories

El-Rufai says payroll verification exercise helped save N500 million monthly. Leadership Lamorde trial delayed due to 2016 budget. Punch NEPC ...

Janeth JFebruary 7, 2016

‘I saw 106 APC members die in an accident… Buhari might be assassinated’ – Cleric

A Benin-based cleric, Prophet Jor­dan Iwuala, has prophesied that President Muhammadu Buhari may be assassinated. Iwuala, General Overseer of the ...

Janeth JJanuary 21, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: New planet to replace Pluto | Bad news for looters | Faleke in trouble |More stories

There is no reliable data yet on unemployed youth – Ocholi. Leadership Kanu pleads not guilty to charge. Vanguard This ...

Janeth JJanuary 16, 2016

Reno Omokri to Oshiomhole: ‘When your name ends with HOLE, you will be afraid of holes’

A former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on New Media, Reno Omokri has criticised the governor of Edo state, ...

Janeth JNovember 16, 2015

“Edo is safe, but Oshiomhole collects N500m monthly security vote” – PDP

The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the performance of governor Adams Oshiomhole, as abysmal. ...

Janeth JNovember 14, 2015

‘My motives are not personal’ | Oshiomhole speaks on probe of Gabriel and Lucky Igbinedion

Incumbent governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomhole, says his decision to probe former governor, Lucky Igbinedion, is not personal Oshiomhole ...

Janeth JNovember 12, 2015

‘I didn’t promise to make everyone happy’ | Oshiomhole to prosecute the Igbinedions

Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole has vowed to prosecute former governor, Lucky Igbinedion and his father, Sir Gabriel Igbinedion. Oshiomhole says he ...

Janeth JNovember 5, 2015

Oshiomhole’s probe of Lucky Igbinedion is ‘political witch-hunt’ – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has described Edo State government’s proposed probe of former Governor Lucky Igbinedion, as political witch-hunting. Igbinedion was ...

Janeth JOctober 16, 2015

Osiomhole’s information commissioner resigns

The Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Edo state, Louis Odion, has resigned from his cabinet. Odion was first appointed by ...

Janeth JOctober 10, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Diezani pleads for prayers | Spies to monitor state governors | Lai Mohammed deserved his nomination |More stories

Northern governors set to unveil Boko Haram sponsors. Leadership Amaechi to refund alleged stolen billions from Rivers. YNaija Jonathan bags ...

Janeth JSeptember 24, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: PDP ready to gain from Saraki’s misfortune | Oyegun explains why Bayelsa primary is rescheduled | Gbagi tells Saraki to resign | More stories

Falae: Farmers serve govt ultimatum, vow action against herdsmen. Premium Times How PDP reportedly plans to benefit from Saraki’s misfortune. ...

Janeth JSeptember 19, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Oshiomhole back with fresh allegations | IGP vows to get Saraki before Monday | Fayose goes after Fayemi’s sister | More stories

Oshiomhole returns with fresh allegations and a word for the media. YNaija Ganduje cautions against negotiating with fake group. This ...

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