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Edo Election: Court Disqualifies Ize-Iyamu’s Running Mate

The Edo State High Court sitting in Benin has disqualified the All Progressives Congress deputy governorship candidate in the September 19, 2020 election, Mr Audu Ganiyu. While delivering judgment in Benin City on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, the presiding Judge, Justice H.A Courage-Ogbebor said Mr Ganiyu presented false information to the Independent National Electoral Commission […]

PDP Governorship In Edo: Obaseki Wins Primary

Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has emerged the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s flag bearer for the State governorship election taking place on September 19, 2020. Governor Obaseki was announced the winner after the delegates cast their votes at the Party’s Primary held at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the state capital. Channels […]

Music Legend, Majek Fashek Dies

Nigerian music legend and reggae king, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly called ‘Majek Fashek’, is dead. His death was confirmed by his Manager, Omenka Uzoma, on the late singer’s official Instagram handle. The PUNCH gathered that Majek Fashek, Born in Benin City, Edo State, died in a hospital in New York, around 5:45pm on Monday, June 1, […]