Activist tasks EFCC on investigation of Oshiomhole, sues ex-government over alleged graft
A Benin City, Edo State-based activist and anti-corruption crusader, Bishop Osadolor Ochei, yesterday called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate former Governor Adams Oshiomhole over alleged corruption. Addressing a press conference yesterday in the ancient city, Ochei said he was in possession of 86 ‘exhibits’ and had filed a suit against…
Adams Oshiomhole’s legerdemain
Dateline: June 11, 2018. Abuja. Artificial barriers and shared prejudices crumbled like a pack of cards at the Ladi Kwali Hall of Sheraton Hotel and Towers when I met, for the first time, former governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole. The truth is: my paths never crossed his when I was pounding the…
Group dismisses corruption allegation against Oshiomhole
An Abuja-based group, Nigeria Integration Coalition (NIC), yesterday, described as mischievous, publications in various media about alleged corrupt practices...
‘My APC chairmanship will unite the party before election’
With internal bickering threatening the unity of the party, immediate past governor of Edo state and aspirant for the National Chairmanship position of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday said if he emerges as chairman, he has the capacity to unite the party before the 2019 general elections.
Edo APC urges adherence to party’s list, pledges support for Oshiomhole
Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday cautioned local government party chairmen against altering its leadership list. APC state chairman, Anselm Ojezua, gave the advice when he inaugurated elected chairmen of the 18 local government areas. Ojezua also pledged the party’s support for the chairmanship aspiration of former governor of the state,…
Buhari distances self from APC convention crisis
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday refuted allegations that he interfered in the affairs of the All Progressives Congress (APC) or matters before the law courts.
Oshiomhole cautions new Edo leaders against extortion of aspirants
Former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole has cautioned the newly elected State Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) against extorting aspirants.
We’ll look into PDP’s agitations, says Oshiomhole
Former Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has promised to wade into the ultimatum issued by the Abubakar Kawu Baraje-led nPDP block in the All Progressives Congress (APC), which complained of marginalisation after helping to oust the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 election. Fielding questions in a television interview at the weekend, Oshiomhole said…
Oshiomhole joins APC chairmanship race, pledges level-playing field
Former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, has formally declared his interest to vie for the chairmanship of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the party’s national convention billed to hold on June 23 this year.
Saraki, Dogara for Oshiomhole’s APC chairmanship bid declaration
Former Governor of Edo, Adams Oshiomhole, on Wednesday announced that he would declare his bid for the national chairmanship of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja on Thursday.
Oshiomhole, Odigie-Oyegun: Ruffling feathers in South South APC
And should the incumbent national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun bother to take a quick glance over his shoulder as preparations gather steam, all he would see will be the sturdy shadow of the former President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, who is hot on his heels.