Edo 2024: Ighodalo’s Leadership Qualities make him the people’s choice — By Elempe Dele

Edo 2024: Ighodalo’s Leadership Qualities make him the people’s choice — By Elempe Dele From boardroom tables to contesting in the political arena, Dr Asue Ighodalo, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the upcoming Edo State gubernatorial election slated for September this year, has some outstanding leadership qualities one cannot but appreciate. From what…

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After 48 years, Yewa Lokan, BY ABUBAKAR YUSUF.

After 48 years, Yewa Lokan, BY ABUBAKAR YUSUF. Four decades down the line, the good people and the most hospitable, as well as exposed entity known as ‘Yewa Land’ has been politically emasculated, but desiring amicable resolution for fairness, equity and team work. Though, we are not in the best of time for politics both…

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Edo 2024: Absurdity of Homeboy

Edo 2024: Absurdity of Homeboy By Austin Isikhuemen It is absolutely absurd to hear politicians and their hirelings mouth this pedestrian argument that only a homeboy deserves to be Edo State Governor in November 2024. By this what they are saying is that the very best candidate with demonstrated capacity, competence, track record, integrity and…

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Edo 2024: Political Expediency Over Principles: Kassim Afegbua’s Stunning U-Turn (Part 1)

Edo 2024: Political Expediency Over Principles: Kassim Afegbua’s Stunning U-Turn (Part 1) By Momoh Sanni Prince Kassim Afegbua’s sudden celebration of Senator Monday Okpehbolo’s candidacy as the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Edo State raises serious questions about his integrity and commitment to democratic values. Just recently, Afegbua condemned Okpehbolo’s declaration as the…

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Alia’s Birthday feast and the abandoned Benue IDPs

Alia’s Birthday feast and the abandoned Benue IDPs By Peter Awunah, PhD awunahpeter@gmail.com Last night, Governor Hyacinth Alia of Benue State assembled his friends and supporters at an elaborate and extravagant event and dinner estimated to have cost the state hundreds of millions. The occasion was his 58th birthday. But while Governor Alia and his…

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