Tag Archives: Edo state

Pastor Trying To Bomb His Church In Edo, Arrested

Pastor Abel Eku, who served the Christ Chosen Church of God for 25 years, has been arrested for planting explosives at the headquarters of his church. It was gathered that the Benin-based Pastor planted explosives at the church headquarters on …

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Edo Assembly approves N200m house for Oshiomhole

The Edo House of Assembly on Wednesday approved the construction of houses for former governors and their deputies which should not be more than N200m and N100m, respectively, in any location of their choice. The approval was sequel to the …

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We Are Not Aware Money Was Distributed In Edo – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it is not aware that political parties distributed money during the September 28 governorship election in Edo State. The commission said its attention had yet to be called to the alleged distribution of money …

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Protests Break Out At INEC Office In Benin

Protests have begun outside the off ice of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The protesters say they are protesting the alleged change of results by the electoral commission. Security officials have formed a barricade outside the INEC office to …

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INEC postpones Edo governorship election by 2 weeks

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has postponed the Edo State governorship election by two weeks. The spokesman to the INEC Chairman, Rotimi Oyekanmi, confirmed the postponement. This decision comes hours after the electoral body had insisted it was still …

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Edo 2016: Monarch Places Curse On Subjects Who Fail To Vote APC

A prominent traditional ruler in Edo State has placed a curse on Edo electorate who fail to vote for Governor Adams Oshiomhole’s alleged stooge as governor in the forthcoming gubernatorial election. Mere representative photo The Iyase of Udo Kingdom, Patrick …

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INEC Releases Final List Of Edo Guber Candidates

Ahead of the gubernatorial election in Edo State, a comprehensive list of candidates has been released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The list was contained in a statement from INEC. Signed by Mrs. Augusta C. Ogakwu, INEC Secretary, …

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