Ize-Iyamu Speaks on Election Conduct and Defeat

Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Edo state governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu has spoken on the election conduct and why he lost to his opponent, Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ize-Iyamu said via a post made on Twitter that there were many irregularities during the election. He further noted that some of his […]

Edo 2020: Buhari Preaches Against Violence, Rigging

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday warned against violence and vote-manipulation in Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State. The President warned electoral officials and security agents to be neutral while carrying out their duties. He also warned political parties and politicians to behave responsibly as they go into the election. Buhari, in a statement issued by […]

Edo 2020: We Did Not Endorse Any Candidate – NBA

Chairman of the Benin branch of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Pius Oiwoh on Wednesday, denied claims the branch had endorsed a candidate ahead of Saturday’s Edo State gubernatorial election. Reports had been making the rounds that Oiwoh had expressed support for All Progressives Congress’ Osagie Ize-Iyamu. Reacting to the claim in a statement, Oiwoh […]

Okunbo Investing To Reap Edo Treasury – Obaseki

Special Adviser to Edo State Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Crusoe Osagie, has fired a warning to Edo voters to be wary of one of the sponsors of All Progressives Congress’ Osagie Ize-Iyamu. He alleged that billionaire, Captain Hosa Okunbo’s backing was designed to reap the state’s treasury after the elections. In a statement […]

Former APC National Chairman Involved in Auto Crash

The former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has been involved in an accident. Gistongist gathered that the accident took place along Benin bye-pass in Benin, Edo State and has claimed the lives of two policemen, leaving others injured. A truck was reported to have ran into the middle of the […]