Adams Oshiomhole

The recent Governorship elections in Edo and Ondo States threw up a number of issues about the politics of succession in Nigeria. In Edo State, you would think it was the then incumbent Governor Adams Oshiomhole seeking re-election. He campaigned more

3 Dec 2016 00:00 Reuben ABATI

A few days before President Buhari showed up in Edo State to campaign for his Party’s Governorship candidate in the election that was originally slated for Saturday 10th September 2016, I was in a telephone conversation with a new buddy of mine in more

15 Sep 2016 00:00 Michael EGBEJUMI-DAVID

Okonjo-Iweala, a former Vice President of the World Bank then compounded matters by giving the governor a short lecture in finance. First, she informed Oshiomhole that World Bank’s rules forbid the use of its disbursements and other facilities to be more

28 Aug 2015 00:00 Michael EGBEJUMI-DAVID

Back in 2000, I visited Nigeria and passed through Benin. It was a sorry sight. I couldn’t believe the poor shape the city was in. I visited again ten years later; the place was in a sorrier state. Lately however, whenever I saunter though Edo more

21 Jul 2015 00:00 Michael EGBEJUMI-DAVID

Edo State Governor - Comrade Adams Oshiomhole who lost his temper and angrily told a widow to 'go and die,' after he saw the widow selling her wares on the road, has apologised to the widow. more

2 Dec 2013 00:00 Edo

Patrick Obahiagbon in this Award acceptance speech explains the absence of the Governor of Nigeria's Edo State Governor - Comrade Adam Oshiomhole at the Business Day Good Governance Awards. more

14 Nov 2013 00:00 Edo

This Video shows a teacher in Edo State, Nigeria who is unable to read the written word correctly. The Edo State Governor - Comrade Adams Oshiomhole ends up teaching the teacher during a Verification exercise involving teachers. more

15 Aug 2013 02:00 Edo 5 Comments

Citizens are protesting the delay in announcing the results in the Esan North East Local Government Area. In Uromi, citizens have created a blockade in the town, Electoral Officers have been stuck at the police station sleeping on bare floor and more

25 Apr 2013 23:00 Edo

Adoke should at least respect my office, even if he does not respect my person - Oshiomhole more

14 Mar 2013 20:00 News