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

Speaking at a colloquium organised by the state government to interact with the people of Edo State on the topic: “The Edo Project: Defining the Issues and addressing the Challenges-Post 2016,” as part of activities to mark his seventh anniversary in office, Oshiomhole said there were things he could not do under the PDP Federal Government

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