Assassination Attempt: FBI Investigating Poisonous Letter Sent to Trump

By Our Correspondent Washington (Precise Post) – The FBI and our U.S. Secret Service and U.S. Postal Inspection Service partners are investigating a suspicious letter received at a U.S. government mail facility. The United States government reportedly intercepted a letter containing ricin poison that was addressed to US President Donald Trump this week. According to reports, the letter was discovered at a screening facility for …

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Edo Election: Secondus Hail Obaseki, Urges Buhari to Sign Amended Electoral Act

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Uche Secondus has congratulated Gov. Godwin Obaseki on his re-election. Secondus, in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Ike Abonyi, in Abuja on Sunday, also congratulated the Deputy Governor, Philip Shuaibu.  This is also he has called on urge President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the amended Electoral Act …

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Why APC Rejected Result of Edo Governorship Election

By Joy Odigie Benin (Precise Post) – The All Progressives Congress (APC), Edo chapter on Sunday rejected the result of the Edo Governorship Election announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Benin on Sunday. Chairman of the Edo APC Media Campaign Council, Mr John Mayaki, said in a statement that the party rejected the result, citing alleged strong arm tactics in the process. …

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Obaseki’s Victory: I’ve No Remorse Over My Actions and Inactions in Build-up to Poll – Oyegun

Benin (Precise Post) – Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has said that the outcome of the Edo State governorship election should serve as a big lesson to the political leaders and political parties not to take the electorate and the people for granted. Speaking to the Daily Sun on telephone shortly after the emergence of the incumbent governor, …

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Obaseki Wins Edo Guber – INEC Declares

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor Godwin Obaseki has been declared winner of the Edo State governorship election on the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), the Independent National Electoral Commission has declared. Obaseki defeated main challenger, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and 12 other lightweight candidates, to secure another term of four years in office. Obaseki scored 307,955 …

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#EdoDecides: See Obaseki’s PDP Digitized Situation Room (Photos)

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Apart from little skirmishes here and a massive blatant display of vote-buying, I think the people of Edo state had proved doomsday pundits that predicted that there would be violence in virtually the entire local government areas. During the voting process, Governor Obaseki had condemned the electoral umpire INEC, for the hitches experienced with the card reader. However, …

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I Won’t Go To War With Messi – Barca chief Bartomeu says

By Ogechi Okorie BARCELONA (Reuters) – I do not wish to have any more disputes with captain Lionel Messi after the Argentinian reluctantly opted to stay at the club this month after failing to force through a move, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has said. “I won’t get into any conflict with him. He’s our captain and the leader of our team,” Bartomeu told Catalan …

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Lagos By-elections: INEC Releases Lists of Candidates

By Chris Udochukwu Benin City (Precise Post) – The final lists of candidates for the Lagos East Senatorial District and Kosofe ll State Constituency by-elections slated for October 31 were unveiled on Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The INEC Spokesman in the state, Mr. Femi Akinbiyi, who disclosed this to journalists in Lagos, said 12 candidates would take part in the Lagos …

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Edo Election: Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu Wins Polling Unit

By Francis Etuko Benin City (Precise Post) – Deputy Governor of Edo state, Philip Shaibu has won his polling unit for his party, Peoples Demcratic Party. Below are unofficial results from the polling unit where the Edo PDP deputy governorship candidate, Philip Shaibu voted, and that of a few others. Edo PDP deputy governorship candidate, Philip Shaibu, wins ward. Etsako West ward – 11, Unit …

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#EdoDecides: 1,767 Result Sheets Submitted 860 Yet To Be Uploaded

By Ogechi Okorie Benin City (Precise Post) – A total of 1,767 result sheets have been submitted and uploaded to the INEC result portal while 860 results from the Edo State election held on Saturday, September 19, 2020 are yet to be submitted as at 1.00 am on Sunday This is according to official results posted on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) result portal. …

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