The saying that nobody is perfect applies in various aspects of life including in politics and making political decisions. This is why it will be nice to learn from the experiences of other people so as to do thing better. Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State stunned his opponents to win a second term in office in 2020 under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The race to the Edo governorship election in 2024 has already begun as the political players in the State are working underground to win the State for their political parties in 2024. The current State Governor, Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic who is currently on his second term in office will play a critical role in the next election to determine his successor.
The people of Edo State will be electing a new Governor in 2024 to take over the affairs of the State from the current Governor, Godwin Obaseki. Governor Obaseki was re-elected for the second term in office on September 19, 2020, after the Governor's face-off with his former political leader, Adams Oshiomhole who ruled the State for eight years.
There is a saying that there is no permanent friend in politics, there is only permanent interest. This saying is what is about to play out in Edo State Politics as the deputy governor of Edo State Comrades Philips Shaibu is set to dump the ruling People's Democratic party for a yet to be disclosed party.
OPINION: If Philip Shaibu Should Defect From The PDP, See How It May Affect Obaseki's Administration
As the controversy of the Deputy Governor of Edo State, Comrade Philip Shaibu, surfaced about his insight to defect from the People Democratic Party (PDP) to an undisclosed political party, the concern about his great role in contributing to the success of the Godwin Obaseki-led administration.
The former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has spoken about his membership of the ruling party and some facts about his suspension from office. Comrade Oshiomhole said the Court of Appeal had annulled his suspension as APC boss two weeks after the initial order was given, PM News .
There are so many great men who have represented this country in different ways, and they can't be easily forgotten because of the good things they have done. It is always a thing of joy when a child is taking after his parents. As children, we are meant to take the good footsteps of our parents knowing fully well that it is for our own good.
The All Progressives Congress is on the verge of electing or selecting a new and substantive chairman of the party at the national level. The exercise ought to have been done if not for the multiple issues that arise at the state and national level of the party. Three former governors may struggle to become the chairman.
As the people of Edo State prepare for another governorship election in 2024, there are indications that some influential politicians in the State may likely decamp from their current political parties. This is a common thing in Nigerian politics as the politicians tend to realign to achieve their political goals.
There are indications that Edo State Deputy Governor Philips Shaibu is set to dump the People's Democratic Party (PDP) to an undisclosed party. Vanguard News reports that several meetings have been held outside the state to this effect. Both Governor Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki and his deputy recently defected from the All Progressive Congress (APC) to the PDP.
The All Progressives Congress may need to reinstate Mr. Adams Oshiomhole to occupy the seat for the national chairman of the party and complete his tenure as the elected national chairman of the ruling party. There are at least two specific or cogent reasons for this. At this moment, the political party really needs to have Oshiomhole at the helm of affairs again.
Photo Credit: Google The All Progressive Congress (APC) may experience turbulences again if Comrade Adams Oshiomhole gets reinstated as the national chairman of the party ahead of the year 2023 presidential. Comrade Adams Oshiomhole was suspended indefinitely in the year 2020 when his activities were causing disunity among the top members of the party.
Photo Credit: Google The All Progressive Congress (APC) can consider Comrade Adams Oshiomhole for a political post in the year twenty twenty-three presidential election. Adams Oshiomhole used to be the number one member of the ruling party before he was suspended indefinitely as the national chairman of the party some months ago on the allegations that he was causing disunity among the members of the ruling party.
Comrade Adams Oshiomhole is among the big names in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, based on how far he has gone in politics. Oshiomhole was lucky to emerge the National Chairman of the ruling APC after serving as Governor of Edo State for two terms. That is a feat many people may not achieve in their lifetime.
Photo Credit: Google There are three states in the southern part of the country that the All Progressive Congress (APC) will find difficult to win in the year 2023 presidential election. Although the ruling party may be controlling the highest number of states in the country, it will be so difficult for the party to win some states in the region.
A former National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has responded contrary to the rumors about his expression of fear for the forthcoming 2023 general elections. He said that God will not abandon Nigeria. Photo credit: Premium Times Oshiomhole made this known at the fundraising and investiture of Mrs Victoria Unuoarumi as the 10th President of Rotary Club in Maitama, Abuja, on Saturday.
In what will surprise many Nigerians who would be expecting a contrary statement, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, former national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has revealed the main reason he joined the ruling party. According to him, he was not driven by ideology but basically to send the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from power, TheCable reports .
OPINION: Oshiomhole Will Still Be Very Relevant In APC Ahead Of 2023 Following His Recent Revelation
Former National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has been somehow quiet after his removal from office in March, 2020 following some crisis that threatened the existence of the party. Image credit: Daily Post After his removal, Oshiomhole went low key but somehow hit back the limelight during the 2020 governorship election in Edo State where he played a very key role in the campaigns of the APC governorship candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu.
Former National chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has revealed the reason why he decamped from Action Congress Party, ACN to join APC. Photo credit: Dailypost On Sunday, The Popular Nigerian politician disclosed that he wanted to form an alternative platform that was capable of taking the government of Peoples Democratic party, PDP out of Aso Rock.
The People's Democratic Party (PDP) is the biggest reason why Adams Oshiomhole joined the All Progressive Congress (APC). According to the former national chairman of the party, his ambition was to remove the PDP from power. Going further, the former Edo State governor said he has no regrets about the actions that led to his sacking.