Tag: Oshiomhole

‘I did not blame El-Rufai for Kaduna killings’ – Oshiomhole

The Former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has denied accusing the Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, of being responsible for the banditry and killings in the state. Oshiomhole in a statement he personally signed and released on Friday night, noted that a report[Read More…]

‘I will not return as APC National Chairman’, Oshiomhole says

The former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has said that he will not return to the seat if another National Executive Committee (NEC) decision or a court order reverses the dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) which he led. Oshiomhole, in a statement on[Read More…]

Imo, Kwara, Gombe, Zamfara and other states we want to win got N1 billion each from Oshiomhole – Wambai

The immediate past national vice-chairman (north-central) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Wambai, says the suspended APC chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, gave N1 billion to any state they desired to win.  According to Wambai, Oshiomhole is a leader who wanted the best for the party. But some APC governors have[Read More…]

Oshiomhole is not my godfather, says Pastor Ize-Iyamu

The Edo governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has dismissed insinuations that former governor, Adams Oshiomhole, is his political godfather. Former Edo state Governor and APC Chieftain, Adam’s Oshiomhole who has been very vocal and visible in his support of Ize-Iyamu, going into the September 19,[Read More…]

APC Chieftain Adams Oshiomhole, involved in car Accident, 2 dead, others injured

Two policemen have been reported dead with others injured in a car accident involving the convoy of former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, along the Benin bye-pass in Benin, Edo State NewsWireNGR gathered that the accident happened while the former Edo State governor was going to[Read More…]

I will not wrestle with a ‘pig’ – Oshiomhole responds to APC’s Salihu Lukman

Former chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has responded to the criticisms and statements made by the Progressives Governors Forum’s Director General, Salihu Lukman Mr Lukman, who heads the secretariat of the APC governors forum, had faulted Mr Oshiomhole for the party’s crisis in Edo State which led to[Read More…]

Appeal court ruling: Oshiomhole remains suspended as APC national chairman

A three-man panel of the court of appeal has affirmed the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a judgment delivered by Mohammed Lamido, a judge, on Tuesday, the three-man panel dismissed Oshiomhole’s appeal for lacking in merit. The panel’s decision followed the[Read More…]

Obaseki/Oshiomhole naked brawl: When will our primitive politics evolve?

By Fredrick Nwabufo One of the many contraptions that have defied contrivance and evolution in Nigeria is our politics. We still practise the basest, vilest and crudest kind of politics. In fact, there is a more transparent and disciplined political system in the animal kingdom than there is in our[Read More…]

Edo Polls: Obaseki seeks Buhari’s intervention

Dailytrust is reporting that the Edo State governor Mr Godwin Obaseki arrived at the presidential villa on Monday, 1 June, 2020 to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari as the state prepares to go to the polls in September. The visit is believed to be aimed at seeking the president’s intervention[Read More…]

Bayelsa: Seriake Dickson’s Shoes too Big for Timipre Sylva By Jude Ndukwe

As the concluding part of the Bayelsa governorship election draws closer, the State has been in the news with palpable tensions rising higher and concerned political actors trading issues while delving neck-deep into the frantic stages of the campaigns as final preparations reach fever pitch. The two major contestants in[Read More…]