Godwin Obaseki Declared Winner of Edo Governorship Election

By: Wazobia Staff The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared APC candidate, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, as the winner of the Edo State governorship election which held on Wednesday, September 28. The All Progressives Congress (APC) polled a total of 319,483 votes while his closest from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Osagie Ize-Iyamu, polled 253,173 votes while the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Osagie Ize-Iyamu, polled 253,173 votes The electoral body declared Mr. Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the Governorship election which held on September 28. Continue reading Godwin Obaseki Declared Winner of Edo Governorship Election

Oba of Benin Passes On

The Edo State Government announced today that the Great Benin monarch Oba of Benin – Erediauwa, reportedly went to be with his ancestors. Reports do not say when and how the monarch died, but this statement was issued by Adams Oshiomhole-Governor, Edo State. “Our hearts are heavy, laden with pains and grief, at the announcement of the passing on to glory of Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa of Benin, our highly revered Oba, a distinguished Edo numero uno, an accomplished Nigerian, a seasoned bureaucrat, quintessential unifier, unique personage and exemplary Omo N’Oba, whose reign brought distinction, immense class, … Continue reading Oba of Benin Passes On