Oshiomhole: Further humiliation awaits the humiliator-in-chief
Let me state urgently that I am dwelling on the current topic very much against my good sense of judgment. I had promised myself as far back as Friday, August 9, 2019, that I would no longer comment on Edo politics, particularly on the bad quarrel between Adams Oshiomhole ...
Akeredolu, Unity Forum intensify battle for Ondo APC ticket
In the build-up to the October 10, 2020 governorship election in Ondo State, aspirants of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) are working hard to surmount all hurdles to win the election for the party.
APC: Politics of prebendalism
There is a law called Dude’s Law of Duality. It states that of two possible events only the undesired one often occurs. The members of the National Working Committee of the ruling party, APC, led by the Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole did not reckon with the possible manifestation ....
APC, Oshiomhole and the wages of vengeful politics
We open by noting that we find frivolity, perversion and a travesty of symbolism in the macabre dance drama of the APC in Edo State. Nigeria’s political parties’ frequently shifting values are, with the accretion of time
Court strikes out certificate forgery suit against Obaseki
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday struck out a suit seeking the disqualification of Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki from contesting the September 2020 governorship election for allegedly forging his university certificate. The suit was filed by Edobor Williams, Ugesia Godwin and Amedu Anakhu. They alleged that the University of Ibadan certificate which…
APC, PDP guber primaries stoke fresh debates on internal democracy
The recent Edo State governorship primaries by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have revived debates on the suitability of the direct and indirect methods of selecting would-be leaders.
‘Sacked APC NWC members should apologise to Nigerians’
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Osita Okechukwu, in this interview with ONYEDIKA AGBEDO, debunks the insinuation that last Thursday’s dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party was part of intrigues ahead of the 2023 general election. The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON) insists that the decision…
APC, Oshiomhole and Obaseki
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has been consistent with contradictions. It is no different from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). It staggers my imagination to believe that Godwin Obaseki had a meeting with the president..
Danger signals from Edo political actors
The fight to a finish between the self-styled godfather in Edo politics, Adams Oshiomhole, and his estranged godson, Governor Godwin Obaseki, reached a crescendo the other day with both losing out from the All Progressives Congress...