Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Obaseki emerged victorious after a keenly contested election on September 19 defeating his opposition, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu who had the backing of Adams Oshiomhole.
Edo State Governor and winner of the 2020 Edo state Governorship election Godwin Obaseki has asked the candidate of the All Progressives Congress to join him to build the state.
Edo Governor Godwin Obaseki has won the governorship election to govern Edo state for a second term of four years.
The Edo governorship election on Saturday held across the 18 local government areas of the state with a commendation for the Independent National Election Commission (INEC) for a peaceful conduct of the election from observers.
INEC on Thursday said it had further trained its presiding officers for Edo state Governorship election on how to guarantee physical distancing among voters at the polling units level.
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has ordered the immediate suspension of the Executive Secretary of Aba South Local Government Town Planning Authority over the collapse of a three-storey building in Aba.
Kano State Government says it has secured 1.1 million dollar grant from the European Union and Japan through the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), to cushion the effects of COVID-19 pandemic in the state.
Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the Edo governorship election, has promised to transform Okada town to a University hub if elected.
Lai Mohammed has said President Buhari’s assumption of office in 2015 prevented Nigeria from becoming a failed state after a long stretch of rapacious and rudderless leadership.