Tag: Oshiomole

Michael IsaacJune 17, 2020

APC, Ajimobi, Oshiomhole and all the unfolding drama in the ‘governing party’

Politics is something that many people will agree comes with drama. For something as serious as that, it sometimes gives ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 17, 2019

The Big 5: Boko Haram sponsored by forces outside Nigeria – Buhari; NNPC is a mafia organisation, I’ll privatise it – Atiku | Other top stories

Here are the top stories you should be monitoring today: NNPC is a mafia organisation, I’ll privatise it – Atiku ...

tosin adesinaNovember 8, 2018

The Buhari administration will not stop till it destroys all our institutions

While Nigerians are still in bewilderment over the state of things in some government institutions since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed ...

tosin adesinaOctober 10, 2018

How progressive is the All Progressives Congress anyways?

It was clear that the APC wasn’t united long before the Twitter outburst of Mrs. Aisha Buhari, the wife of ...

Alexander OnukwueMay 13, 2018

Oshiomole’s biggest problem is reforming his party, not ascending its totem pole

Within the next three hundred days, the political experiment that resulted in the formation of the All Progressives Congress will ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 29, 2016

The Thread: #EdoDecides but the PDP is not having it

Even before the conclusive results of the Edo elections were officially announced, results trickling out from various ward showed APC in ...

ToluSeptember 28, 2016

Why we must pay close attention to the election in Edo

The Edo gubernatorial election is today and this is not one of those types that Nigerians are taking lightly considering ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 19, 2016

Demola Olarewaju: Introducing the #EdoDisciples

By Demola Olarewaju The politics of Nigeria since the First Republic has been characterised by the same kind of political ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 19, 2016

Niger Delta Avengers give ‘last warning’ to Oshiomhole, Ayiri Emami, others

Militant group, Niger Delta Avengers has once again warned political opportunists and chieftains of the All Progressive Congress (APC) under ...

Mazi EmekaJune 19, 2016

Just In: Godwin Obaseki wins Edo state APC guber primary

Godwin Obaseki has been declared the candidate of the All Progressive Congress for the 2016 Edo state governorship election after ...

Mazi EmekaJune 17, 2016

‘Is this the change we asked for? Yes, it is’ – Oshiomhole

The Edo state Governor, Adams Oshiomole, has lambasted critics of President Muhammadu Buhari for saying that the President is yet ...

Mazi EmekaMay 18, 2016

Is this the end of the NLC, as Nigerians ignore it?

During the swearing in of the Ayuba Wabba faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Governor Adams Oshiomole of Edo ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 28, 2016

‘Jonathan gave PDP governors N2bn each’ – Oshiomhole

The Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has accused the former President Goodluck Jonathan of playing favorite with governors elected on ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 23, 2015

The circus is complete: Who won the Oshiomhole-Igbinedion marching competition? (See Photos)

Barely a week ago, a group of elderly women in Edo state protested half-naked and half-draped in red attires against, ...

Ada IgboanugoSeptember 18, 2015

Iara Oshiomhole donates N2m, clothes, books to IDPs (PHOTOS)

Wife of Edo State Governor, Iara Oshiomhole, has donated N2 million as well as clothes, footwear, books, toiletries and others materials, for ...

Ada IgboanugoSeptember 13, 2015

See Gov. Oshiomhole and IGP Arase dancing with their wives

Edo state governor Adams Oshiomhole organised a reception in honour of Solomon Arase, the Inspector General of Police on Saturday. ...

Mallam YeroAugust 24, 2015

Olusola Daniel: Why the Governors and Oshiomhole are bullying Okonjo-Iweala

Apart from the menace of terrorism and insecurity occasioned by Boko Haram in the northeast, one major problem that has ...

Ada IgboanugoAugust 3, 2015

Governor Oshiomhole and wife visit Prof. Soyinka at his Abeokuta home (PHOTOS)

Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole and his beautiful wife Iara Fortes visited Nobel Laureate winner Prof. Wole Soyinka at his home town ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 9, 2015

This is the punishment Oshiomole wants for rapists

Whatever the inspiration is, at this moment, the Edo state governor Adams Oshiomhole wants stiffer penalties for persons convicted of ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 4, 2015

Guess what is probably happening at Gov. Oshiomole and wife Iara’s honeymoon

Some mad ass group fun, that is. Even the state of affairs of Edo cannot deter him from this moment. ...

April 3, 2014

Joke Silva, Onyeka Onwenu, Gen. Gowon, Gov. Oshiomhole, others honoured at the Nigerian Centennial Gala in London (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Headlining a weeklong chain of events in London to celebrate the success of Nigeria over the past 100 ...

January 8, 2014

Mass defection: 27 out of 30 PDP lawmakers decamp to APC in Sokoto

by Oke Efagene A majority of members of the Sokoto State House of Assembly, have defected to the All Progressives ...

January 8, 2014

Go and Cash: Oshiomhole gives young plantain chips hawker N1million gift

by Oge Okonkwo It seems the ‘Go and Die’ widow hasn’t been the only one smiling to the bank as ...

December 7, 2013

Wilfred Okiche: Why Oshiomhole’s apology matters

  ….governor Oshiomhole’s apology, overplayed and self serving as it is is just what we need to remind ourselves that ...

November 29, 2013

‘I made the comments in anger’: Oshiomhole apologises over statement to widow

by Oge Okonkwo Governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomole has apologised  for the comments he made to a widow in ...

July 14, 2012

#EdoDecides: “Frenzied and desperate” – PDP spits venom at Oshiomhole

by Adeniyi Abdul It looks like it’s business as usual with the PDP and ACN in Edo State, with the ...

July 14, 2012

#EdoDecides: “INEC is an embarassment” says Oshiomhole; alleges plot to frustrate voters

by Adeniyi Abdul Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomole has ripped into the Independent National Electoral Commission, declaring that the body ...

June 17, 2012

Decay, retrogression, desperation: These are a few of Tinubu’s favourite words (about the PDP)

by Lekan Olanrewaju You could be forgiven for forgetting that other states exist in Nigeria besides Edo, what with the ...

May 14, 2012

Question Time: “Why do you think blackmail can help you?” – Edo group asks PDP

by Lekan Olanrewaju Political feuds are nothing new in this country, or anywhere in the world for that matter. But we’ll ...

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