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Edo Election: Witnesses allege poll fraud

More witnesses on Tuesday testified before the Justice Ahmed Badamasi-led three-member election petition  tribunal, insisting that the Sept. 28 Edo governorship election  was fraught with fraud in some wards in Ovia North East Local Government Area.

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SERAP condemns N300m retirement benefits for Ex-Oshiomhole & Deputy

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has condemned the N300 million mansion retirement benefits for immediate past governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, and his former deputy, Dr. Pius Odubu, and called on governor Godwin Obaseki to “immediately withdraw the bill, and use the funds to clear the backlog of pension arrears spanning between seven and 45 months.”

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EFCC Arraigns Edo Deputy Governor’s Brother for N9.3 million Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday October 17, 2016, arraigned one Joseph Ovbokhan Odubu and his company, Even Handed Services Limited before Justice P. I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court, sitting in Benin, Edo State on a 3-count charge bordering on forgery, uttering and obtaining money by false presence to the tune of Nine Million Three …

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PDP rigged Edo election – Oshiomhole

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has fired back at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, saying they were the actual riggers of the September 28 governorship election in the state.

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