Browsing: Lucky Igbinedion

Between Lucky Igbinedion and Oserheimen Osunbor, two Peoples Democratic Party governors who were in office between 1999 and 2008, Edo received over N1 trillion from the federation account. Whatever was not used from the treasury to keep Igbinedion flying from one exotic destination to another or to service his libido with regular supply of undergraduates from the University of Benin, was used to maintain Godfather Anenih and a few party faithful

Isibor said it did not matter whether the probe began seven years after Oshiomhole became governor of the state, “what is important is that it will bring transparency and accountability, especially on the Ava Cement factory issue”

But before adjourning to April 17, Abubakar Shamsudeen and Omosede Igbinedion, holding brief for Ricky Tafa (SAN) and Mike Ozekhome (SAN) respectively, re-adopted their written addresses, which were first adopted before Justice Liman on November 14, 2014

Igbinedion, a former Chairman, Nigerian Governors Forum, in a statement while commiserating with the families of the deceased, said: “My attention has been drawn to the news report linking myself with the ownership of the Associated Aviation Limited, the airline that operates the Embraer 120 aircraft with registration number SCD 361 and to state without iota of doubt that I have no interest whatsoever in the airline