Tag: Governor Adams Oshiomhole

How Adams Oshiomhole rejected Christmas gift by Governor Godwin Obaseki

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), rejected the Christmas gift that Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo state, sent to him, according to Crusoe Osaige, spokesman of the governor. Osaige said this in a statement on Wednesday. The aide said what was sent to Oshiomhole includes four[Read More…]

15 people injured during a clash between supporters of Oshiomhole and Governor Obaseki

Punch Newspaper is reporting, tension in Benin, the Edo State capital on Thursday, over a rally that a faction of the All Progressives Congress loyal to its National Chairman, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, will hold today. The Oshiomhole faction will today (Friday) hold a rally for a former member of the[Read More…]

Oshiomhole Tries To Convince European Union Observers Why Elections Had To Be Postponed

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is accustomed to rigging and can’t boast of a transparent election in other states in the South-South geopolitical zone. He said Edo is the only state that has been able to dismantle the PDP rigging machine and will[Read More…]

Adams Oshiomhole Refers To Former Finance Minister, Okonjo-Iweala As A “Witch”

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State said, yesterday, that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under President Goodluck Jonathan squandered the resources of the country and that of its members. Oshiomhole stated this while receiving over 5,000 members of the PDP in the three senatorial districts of Edo including the immediate past[Read More…]

Lucky Fires Back! Former Governor Labels Oshiomhole ‘Biggest Thief In Benin City’

By Chris Nomjov In an apparent reprisal, former Governor of Edo State, Mr. Lucky Igbinedion, has asked Governor Adams Oshiomhole to explain to Edo people, what happened to trillions of Federal Allocations and Internal Generated Revenue, he collected in the last seven years. The ex-governor dismissed a statement credited to[Read More…]

AK-47 And Pump Action Fired At Bayelsa APC Primary, Says Oshiomhole

Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole has said the Bayelsa State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary was marred by violence, as guns were fired at the Samson Siasia Stadium venue. Oshiomhole addressed reporters yesterday in Abuja after submitting the report of his committee to the party’s National Working Committee (NWC).[Read More…]

Angry Governor Oshiomhole Says Former Minister Orubebe Should Actually Be In Jail

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State on Wednesday said former Minister of the Niger Delta, Godsday Orubebe is afraid of President Muhammadu Buhari’s planned probe of several billions of naira squandered on the East-West road and on the Amnesty programme under his watch as Minister of the Niger Delta Affairs.[Read More…]

‘I Didn’t Steal Money For Jonathan’s Campaign’ -Okonjo-Iweala Replies Oshiomhole

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Nigerian minister of finance has denied the allegation that she diverted $1billion from the Excess Crude account to fund former President Goodluck Jonathan’s campaign. She gave the rebuttal in a swift press statement by her media adviser, Paul Nwabuikwu. It was the second time in less[Read More…]

Okonjo-Iweala Took $1bn From Federation Account For Jonathan’s Re-election, Oshiomhole Alleges

Former Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been accused of illegally taking $1 billion from the federation account to prosecute the re-election bid of former President Goodluck Jonathan, noting that, if she were a witness in a court of law, she would be[Read More…]

“Okonjo-Iweala’s Tenure As Finance Minister Is A Total Disaster & Colossal Failure” – Adams Oshiomhole

Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole penned an article titled Okonjo-Iweala’s Hidden Figures in which he criticizes the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy about fuel scarcity, the alleged “missing” $20 billion that NNPC reportedly failed to remit to the federation account, and more. Read article below… As[Read More…]