Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has consolidated the grips of the PDP in the South-South geopolitical zone, Nigeria’s main oil and gas basin, by delivering Godwin Obaseki as the governor of Edo State.
The 31,000 police personnel deployed for the Edo State governorship election holding this Saturday have landed in trouble following a weighty allegation of open partisanship being raised by the Rivers State Government.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is protesting the clampdown on its governors by security agents in Benin City, Edo state capital, ahead of Saturday’s governorship election.
*As he inaugurates Court of Appeal Justices Residences and Staff Quarters built by the Rivers State Government
Call for NBA to de-platform Gov. Wike, a foolish call by the Muslim Lawyers Association of Nigeria (MULAN)
“That call by MULAN (an acronym this writer had earlier mistook for the animated movie MULAN) is at its best, described as puerile and infantile,” Malik Chidozie Awuzie writes in Opinions.