• Ize-Iyamu not worth 50,000 votes, says Oshiomhole

    Ize-Iyamu not worth 50,000 votes, says Oshiomhole

    Outgoing governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomhole, has said the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in last week’s governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, is not worth 50,000 votes.

    Ize-Iyamu, who lost the election to Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress (APC), polled 253,173 votes, while Obaseki polled 319,483 votes.

    Speaking while leading a counter-protest after PDP’s demonstration on Tuesday that the election was rigged, Oshiomhole dared the losers to go to court.

    “We encourage our opponents to go to court. We […]