I remain loyal to my Governor – Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu denies rift with Obaseki

Deputy Governor of Edo state, Philip Shaibu has denied having any rift with his principal, Governor Godwin Obaseki. Commenting on rumor of concluding arrangements to dump the PDP for an undisclosed party while featuring as a guest on a Channels Television programme, Shaibu said he still remains loyal to Obaseki. He said; “I am happy… Continue reading I remain loyal to my Governor – Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu denies rift with Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki and his deputy, Philip Shaibu, sworn-in for a second term in office (photos)

Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki, and his deputy, Philip Shaibu, have been sworn-in for a second term in office. Their swearing-in ceremony took place at the Samuel Ogbemudia township stadium today November 12. Obaseki was re-elected after polling the highest number of votes in the keenly-contested governorship election conducted on Saturday, September 20. Dignitaries in attendance… Continue reading Governor Godwin Obaseki and his deputy, Philip Shaibu, sworn-in for a second term in office (photos)

Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu alleges assassination plot against high profile personalities in the state

Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu has alleged that there is a plot to assassinate high-profile personalities in the state. Speaking at a press conference in Benin city,  the Deputy Governor called on President Muhammadu Buhari to charge security agencies to “do their work because Edo will not be a theatre of war if these things… Continue reading Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu alleges assassination plot against high profile personalities in the state

Oshiomhole wanted me to help him impeach Governor Obaseki – Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu

The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Comrade Philip Shaibu has accused former Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole of persuading him to join in the move to unseat Obaseki. Speaking to newsmen on Thursday August 6, Shaibu said he begged Oshiomhole to let go of any grievance he had against Obaseki because the governor… Continue reading Oshiomhole wanted me to help him impeach Governor Obaseki – Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu