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Obaseki Emerges PDP Gubernatorial Candidate In Upcoming Edo Election

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has emerged the winner of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial primaries in the state. Obaseki emerged the party’s governorship candidate on Thursday after his closest rival to the PDP election ticket Ken Imasaugbon stepped down from the race minutes into the exercise. With Obaseki’s emergence as PDP’s candidate, the governor faces…

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COVID-19: Edo Discharges 50 More Patients After Testing Negative

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki on Monday announced that 50 recovered Coronavirus patients have been discharged from the state’s isolation centre. According to him, this brings the total number of discharged patients to 197. Obaseki urged residents to comply with all safety and precautionary guidelines against the spread of the virus in order to protect the aged population, which…

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Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki Joins PDP After Resigning From APC

Days after Edo State state governor dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC), Godwin Obaseki picked up his People’s Democratic Party (PDP) membership card at the party’s secretariat in Benin City, the state capital. The governor made the announcement on his official Twitter handle on Friday June 19. Addressing party officials, the governor said he automatically becomes the PDP leader…

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Edo Governorship: Obaseki Resigns From APC After Disqualification From Primaries

The current Governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki, has formally announced his resignation from the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. He made the announcement four days after he was screened out and declared unfit to participate in the APC primary election ahead of the…

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APC Disqualifies Governor Obaseki, Others From Edo Primary Election

The Governor of Edo, Godwin Obaseki, has been disqualified from participating in the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the forthcoming governorship poll in the state. He was declared unfit to contest in the exercise to choose the APC’s flagbearer along with two others by the party’s Screening Committee, Channels TV reports.…

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COVID-19: Edo State Discharges Five More Patients After Testing Negative

The Government of Edo State has confirmed the discharge of five more coronavirus (COVID-19) patients who have tested negative and recovered from the virus. In a statement on Tuesday, Governor Godwin Obaseki announced that the recovered persons have been cleared from the state’s isolation centres to return to their families.   He said, “We have discharged…

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Edo State Confirms The Discharges Of 11 More COVID-19 Patients

Edo State Government has announced that 11 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged after recovering from the ravaging disease. The State Governor, Godwin Obaseki made the announcement via Twitter and also disclosed that a total of 69 patients have now been discharged in the state after recovering from the disease. He tweeted, “We have discharged…

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Edo Discharges Four More COVID-19 Patients, Records One Death

The Government of Edo State has recorded the discharge of four more COVID-19 patients after recovering from the ravaging disease. This was disclosed by the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, on his Twitter handle this morning. He also said that one more COVID-19 death has been recorded in the state. ”We have discharged 4 more patients from…

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