Alleged Certificate Forgery: Supreme Court ruling puts to rest diabolical controversy contrived by opposition elements – Obaseki

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has reacted to the verdict of the Supreme court on the certificate forgery case brought against him by the All Progressives Congress, saying that it has put to rest the diabolical controversy contrived by opposition elements. Adding that it puts to shame the individuals that sought to swindle Edo people with falsehood and …

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Obaseki seeks NDDC’s restructuring

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) must be restructured to engender Southsouth’s development, Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has advised. Obaseki believes that rather than spur the zone’s development, the current structure of the NDDC had caused underdevelopment of the Southsouth states. He also said that the Southsouth had the needed resources to develop itself but for ”pretenders,” who according to him, must be stopped. …

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Revealed! Justification that Apex Banks of other countries printed money to cushion effects of COVID-19

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele may have been vindicated after all as evidence has emerged that the apex bank of other countries printed currencies to cushion the effects of COVID-19 to their economies. Precise Post recalls that the Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has raised the alarm that the Nigerian economy is seriously bleeding …

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Printed N60bn: CBN faults Obaseki, governor maintains stand

The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has urged the Federal Government to take urgent steps to end the current monetary rascality, so as to prevent the prevailing economic challenge from degenerating further. Obaseki, who has come under fire for saying that the Federal Government printed N60bn to share as part of federal allocation in March, in a statement he signed on Thursday, said it …

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States face cash crunch, salaries swallow revenues, Federal Govt seeks more funds

Two top officials of the Muhammadu Buhari regime on Wednesday indicated that the country urgently needed more funds to run government and provide basic amenities for Nigerians. Although the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, in an interview with the State House correspondents faulted a claim by the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, that the Federal Government printed between N50bn and N60bn …

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CBN, Finance Ministry Deny Obaseki’s claim of currency printing

ABUJA – The Central Bank of Nigeria and the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning have denied knowledge of the claim that Nigeria printed N50-N60 billion last month to cushion its financial trouble. The question was raised after Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, claim that Nigeria printed N60bn to augment what the three tiers of government shared in March. “When we got FAAC …

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Obaseki’s disclosure of Printing and Sharing money cast us in light of Idi Amin’s Uganda – Shehu Sani

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Former federal lawmaker that represented Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the 8th senate, Senator Shehu Sani has said that Obaseki’s disclosure of Printing and Sharing money, cast us in the light of Idi Amin’s Uganda. Shehu Sani stated this via his twitter handle while reacting to a statement credited to the Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki. Precise Post …

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Obaseki Meets Hausa Community, Promises To Ensure Safety, Security Of All Residents

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has met with the Hausa Community in the state, promises to ensure the safety and security of all residents, irrespective of tribe, religion or political affiliation. The assurance became necessary against the backdrop of what he described as a deliberate attempt by some misguided people to play politics with security in Nigeria. According …

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COVID-19 Protocols: Edo Moves to Ensure Full Compliance, Sets New Curfew Time From 10 p.m. to 5 a.m

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki has said that as part of efforts to curtail the spread of the novel virus, his administration has taken steps to ensure full compliance to COVID-19 protocols and regulations in the state. The governor who revealed this via his twitter handle informed that during his meeting with heads of security agencies in the …

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PDP Says High Court Verdict on Edo Election Triumph of Justice

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – The Peoples Democratic Party has described the federal High Court verdict on Edo Election as triumph of justice, victory for democracy and a seal on Governor Obaseki’s landslide victory as the clear choice of the people at the September 19, 2020 governorship election. Precise Post recalls that the High Court upheld the qualification and election of the Edo …

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Obaseki Swears In Osarodion as Secretary to Edo State Govt (Photos)

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki on Wednesday sworn in Osarodion Ogie Esq. as the Secretary to Edo state Government. Obaseki who disclosed this via his official twitter handle @GovernorObaseki, reiterated that the pressures of the job would continue in our quest to restructure our systems for efficient and effective service delivery. Precise Post recalls that Obaseki took oath …

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Supreme Court Victory: Obaseki Hails Diri, Says it’s Victory for Democracy

By Ogechi Okorie Benin City (Precise Post) – Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki has congratulated his Bayelsa State counterpart, Route Diri and his Deputy, Sen Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, on their victory at the Supreme Court over the petition against their election. Recall that Supreme Court yesterday upheld his election as elected governor of Bayelsa State. Obaseki who took to his twitter handle account to hail Diri …

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We Need Unity Template to Overcome Our Challenges – Obaseki Says @ 2nd Term Inauguration

By Chris Udochukwu Benin City (Precise Post) – Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has said that as a people propelled by a common zeal in pursuit of progress and advancement, what is needed is a unity template with which to overcome our challenges. He stated this on Thursday during his second term inauguration at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City, Edo State. Obaseki said his …

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Exposed! What Obaseki Said Will Make Him Reach Out to Oshiomhole

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has said that he will not fail to reach out to his predecessor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole if he believes that the former APC Chairman has something tangible to contribute to the growth of Edo State. Obaseki stated this while appearing as a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today. “If I find out that …

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PDP admits error in Obaseki’s certificate

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has admitted the error in Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki’s University of Ibadan (UI) certificate. It blamed the photocopying machine for the error. The error disqualified Obaseki from seeking a second term on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). A petition by the Action Democratic Party (ADP) and its governorship candidate, Iboi Emmanuel, accused Obaseki of forgery, giving …

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Why Obaseki Said Tinubu and Oshiomhole Pose Danger to Democracy

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has said that for their acute quest to control those who have the backing of the law, his predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole, and All Progressives Congress stalwart, Bola Tinubu, pose danger to democracy in Nigeria. The governor said this during an interview on Arise TV on Tuesday. Obaseki noted that Tinubu and Oshiomhole …

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