2023: Obaseki denies endorsing Peter Obi

28/09/2022 8:18:00 PM

The Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, has denied the rumor, that he has endorsed the Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter...

The Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, has denied the rumour that he has endorsed the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi. He stated that such information is absolutely false and malicious.

The Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, has denied the rumor, that he has endorsed the Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter...

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state By Usman A.The governor said this in commemoration of World Tourism Day, marked every September 27, by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), an organ of the United Nations.SaharaReporters gathered that one Murphy Imasuen emerged the winner of the primary election of the federal constituency supervised by Independent National Electoral Commission officials.by the Governor Godwin Obaseki faction of the Edo Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as standard-bearers of the party in the forthcoming 2023 elections.

Bello Wed, 28 Sep 2022 18:03:32 GMT The Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, has denied the rumour that he has endorsed the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi.He stated that such information is absolutely false and malicious.’ A statement quoted the governor to have said his government was rethinking tourism and investing hugely in the sector to reposition it to contribute adequately to the state’s economic growth and development.In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media Projects, Crusoe Osagie, the governor said that the rumour is being peddled by his detractors with ulterior motives and to mislead members of the public for their selfish interests.SaharaReporters gathered that one Murphy Imasuen emerged the winner of the primary election of the federal constituency supervised by Independent National Electoral Commission officials.ASUU won’t be on strike if Dangote’s son attends public school – Kachikwu The statement read in part, “The news item in a section of the media, stating that Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has endorsed the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, is absolutely false and malicious.xtra.No statement to such effect originated from the governor.M Shuaibu, granted all the reliefs sought by the plaintiffs.

“The story is being peddled by detractors with ulterior motives, intent on misleading and misinforming members of the public for their selfish interest.The governor noted that the state was developing a tourism master plan to serve as a compass to drive the sector’s development, urging for the support and collaboration of all stakeholders to grow the tourism sector and make it more vibrant and attractive.Whereas Section 31 of the Electoral Act only allows for substitution when a candidate dies or when he or she withdraws from the race and informs INEC in writing.” The governor’s aide further noted, “Governor Obaseki has, from the onset of the electioneering cycle, been at the forefront of the campaign for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), its candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Sen.Ifeanyi Okowa.“Obaseki, as the leader of the PDP in Edo State, will deploy his massive support base to ensure the victory of our party and its candidates in the forthcoming 2023 general elections,” he added.Her name listed by INEC is also against the new electoral law which states that it is not possible to contest in the primaries of a party, lose and try again in another party.Dear Reader, Every day, we work hard to provide readers such as you with the most accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information.“In my view, the power of INEC under Section 84 of the Electoral Act is limited to monitoring of party primary elections and does not extend to preparing or declaring the results of that election.

Quality journalism costs money.Today, we're asking that you support us to do more.She told us that it was the National Chairman who invited her to his hotel in Abuja and offered to her the blank ticket of Orhionmwon/Uhunmwonde House of Representatives, while state chairman Ugbaloi collaborated with the decision by issuing her a June 6 backdated Labour Party membership card.Your support means that Daily Trust can keep offering journalism to everyone in the world..

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Something wey go still happen. Baba join the winning team Please my fellow Nigerians, someone should clerify me on this. Dose this endorsement guarantees winning? Na lie Obaseki dey lie

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