24 C
Lagos, Nigeria
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Home Tags Adams Oshiomhole

Tag: Adams Oshiomhole

2019: What Oshiomhole was sent to do to Buhari, APC – Gov. Amosun

The Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has said that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole was sent to kill the party. Amosun said the former Edo Governor was a liar. The Governor was speaking over the controversies trailing the party’s gubernatorial primaries in...

How Aisha Buhari, APC govs moved against Oshiomhole

Aisha Buhari, wife of the President, has purportedly stopped Adams Oshiomhole, All Progressives Congress (APC) national chairman, from accessing the President’s residence in the Aso Villa, Abuja. Aisha was said to have insisted that Oshiomhole should rather hold meetings with her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari, in his office. The development may...

Protesters demands Oshiomhole’s resignation as they storm APC headquarters

Some protesters on Wednesday shut down the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja. They disrupted activities, barricaded the street and entrance, and chased away staff and a handful of security operatives on duty. The protesters, who alleged attempts to impose candidates by the national leadership of the...

R-APC accuses Oshiomhole of plans to impeach Saraki

The Reformed-All Progressives Congress has alleged of fresh plans by All Progressives Congress, APC, national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole to impeach the Senate President, Bukola Saraki. The R-APC urged Nigerians to be vigilant as the nation’s democratic credentials could once again be tested as a result of the desperation of the...

A million Oshiomholes cannot remove me, says Saraki

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, responding to threat from the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiohnole, said he could not be removed, describing the calls as wishful thinking. This was contained in a statement signed by his Special Adviser (Media), Yusuph Olaniyonu. The statement read in part...

Oshiomhole reveals only way Saraki can avoild impeachment

The only way the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki can avoid being impeached is to resign his position, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, said on Friday. Oshiomhole said that the senate president's removal will be according to the law and democratic norms,  adding that "...

Buhari seeks govs’ support for Oshiomhole to emerge APC chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday was in a meeting with the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors, with the sole purpose of getting their vote of confidence for the former Edo State governor, Adam Oshiomhole, to emerge the party's national chairman. At the meeting which held at a close door at the...

I won’t join issues with Fayose, says Oshiomhole, as he likens Fayose to mad man

Former Edo state governor Adams Oshiomhole has condemned the criticisms of Ekiti state governor Ayo Fayose when it comes to issue of President Muhammadu Buhari’s health. Vanguard reports that Oshiomhole related Fayose’s actions to that of a mad man that should be ignored. He said: “I don’t like to discuss Fayose...

Buhari is sick, but not on life support– Oshiomhole

Former governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole, has admitted that President Muhammadu Buhari is sick. He, however, said the sickness was not as worse as many people may believe. He said the recent visit to the ailing president was a clear indication that those wishing him death have been put...

Buhari hints on giving Oshiomhole an important national assignment

President Muhammadu Buhari has hinted on the possibility of handing a political appointment to the outgoing Edo state Goveror, Adams Oshiomhole. Buhari made this known during his 2-day visit to the state. The president in a statement issued on Monday by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media...

PDP rigged Edo election, Ize-Iyamu couldn’t have pulled more than 50,000 votes– Oshiomhole

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has claimed that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, were the actual riggers of the September 28 governorship election in the state. He said Pastor Ize-Iyamu could not have polled more than 50,000 votes if the election was not rigged. Oshiomhole...

Edo Election: State Govt. declares public holidays

The Edo State Government on Saturday declared Sept.27 and Sept.28 as public holidays to enable electorate participate in the Sept 28 governorship election. Gov. Adams Oshiomhole announced the reprieve at a grand reception organised by the organised labour union for him. He said the holidays would enable workers travel to their...

Expect more arrests, prosecution – Oshiomhole tells PDP

Any member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo who goes against the law would be arrested and prosecuted. Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, said this while responding to threats by the PDP to carry out mass protest over the arrest of 13 of its members. Speaking at a meeting...

Jonathan helped Oshiomole win his second term, but he betrayed him – Ikimi

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chief Tomi Ikimi, has disclosed why Governor Adams Oshiomhole won his 2012 re-election. He said Oshiomhole won his second term because former President Goodluck Jonathan provided a level playing field. Chief Ikimi disclosed that the party was set to drop Governor Oshiomhole after his first term...

Those who stole for 16 years will suffer prosecution for 16 years – Oshiomhole

Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole has reacted to criticism labeling President Muhammadu Buhari as performing poorly, adding that the president is already delivering on his electoral promises and the APC Change agenda. Oshiomhole, who was speaking at the national executive committee meeting of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, said, “I...

Fuel price increase: Meeting between FG and Labour ends in a deadlock

Meeting between the Federal Government and labour union regarding the increase in the price of petrol which lasted till midnight ended up in deadlock. Both parties seems not to have reached any logical conclusion on the new petrol price as the labour union were not convinced by the figures presented...

N18,000 minimum wage: Governors must pay, says Oshiomhole

Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole is having different opinion on the submission of the governors of the states of Nigeria on their ability to pay N18,000 minimum wage, he said they must pay. Oshiomhole, who himself is a former president of Nigerian Labour Union, recalls that the minimum wage was reached...

MUST READ