OUR GOVERNMENT IS IN THE HANDS OF CULTISTS, CRIMINALS- PASTOR OSAGIE IZE-IYAMU

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu is a man of many parts. As a politician, he is popularly called Professor of Grassroot Politics, he is also a ‘Man-of-God’, being the second-in-command at the Redeemed Christian Church of God in Benin-City, Edo State. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2016 gubernatorial election in Edo State spoke with OJIEVA EHIOSUN on his alleged stolen mandate, his political future and how he became a born-again Christian, among other issues. Excerpts: What is your political direction for Edo State in 2020? Are you…

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EDO 2020: ANYONE WHO THINKS I WILL BACK OUT IS DAYDREAMING- OBASEKI

Edo State Governor Obaseki Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo State, has said that a second term for him is non-negotiable because he had earned it and anyone that thinks otherwise must be daydreaming. The governor said this on Thursday, when he received members of the Benin Unity League at government house, Benin. He said, “I have said it clearly and I told my cabinet yesterday that second term for me is non-negotiable. I am demanding it because I deserve it and I think I have earned it. We need to…

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IT’S THE ESAN’S TURN TO PRODUCE EDO GOVERNOR SAYS ‘RICE MAN’, KENNETH IMASUANGBON

The battle over who flies the ticket of PDP in the Edo Guber race in 2020 is on. While the ruling party in the state is busy trying to shake off the hangover of a national leadership that is authoritarian, PDP is building on its earlier structures having been defeated in the last elections in a state that was hitherto theirs. Meanwhile, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Edo State and aspirant for the forthcoming governorship election in the state, Mr Kenneth Imasuangbon, has said it was…

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