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How Gunmen Killed Four Policemen In Edo, Burnt Their Corpses

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Barely few weeks ago after seven policemen were killed in Abuja; four policemen have been confirmed dead following an ambush by suspected armed bandits in Edo State on Saturday. Confirming the incident, the Police in a statement signed by its Spokesperson Jimoh Moshood, said; “the IGP has equally directed a thorough and discreet investigation into […]

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Ban On Night-Grazing Still Stands, Obaseki Tells Miyetti Allah

By   /  April 6, 2018  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Friday says state government ban on night-grazing still stands.   Obaseki disclosed this during a parley with the national leaders of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria and heads of security agencies in the state, at the Government House in Benin City, Edo State capital.   […]

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Governor Obaseki – Making Edo State Nigeria’s Investment Destination?

By   /  October 25, 2017  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

Paul Omoruyi There was time, not so far back, that communication between a Nigerian State Governor and the citizens was virtually non-existent. A Governor is only seen on TV or in tinted siren-blazing SUV convoys zig-zagging precariously through Nigeria roads with arrant disregard for vehicular traffic rules. Any motorist that does not “disappear” from the […]

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Edo House Of Assembly Confirms 18 Commissioner Nominees

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Governor Godwin Obaseki had on June 20 forwarded the 18-man The Edo State House of Assembly on Wednesday confirmed 18 nominees as commissioners in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Governor Godwin Obaseki had on June 20 forwarded the 18-man list to the House for […]

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Governor Obaseki Of Edo State Appoints 7 Special Advisers

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has confirmed the appointments of 7 Special Advisers, This is in line with the governor’s promise an interview, which he granted after the Appeal Court judgement in Edo State, to roll out his appointments. The special advisers are listed below as; 1: Chief Osaro Idah (Special Adviser on Political […]

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Full List Of Edo State Commissioner Nominees Submitted By Gov Obaseki To Edo Assembly

By   /  June 20, 2017  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Below are the list of Commissioner-Nominees presented by Governor Godwin Obaseki to the Edo State House of Assembly for confirmation. The nominees are:  LGA                  NAME Akoko-Edo: Hon Yekini Idaiye   Egor: Hon. Paul Ohonbamu   Esan Central: Barr. E. Agbale   Esan NE: Barr. Emmanuel Usoh   […]

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Campaigners Against Human Trafficking And Sexual Exploitation Join Okpekpe 10km Road Race

By   /  May 6, 2017  /  Sport  /  No Comments

Campaigners against human trafficking and sexual exploitation have thrown their weight behind the forthcoming  Okpekpe 10km Road race to raise awareness for the scourge in Nigeria particularly Edo State where young females fall victims. The effects of human trafficking are debilitating to the individual involved and the society at large. It robs victims of self […]

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#Okpekperace New Course Record Predicted At 5th Okpekpe Race

By   /  May 3, 2017  /  Sport  /  No Comments

Organisers of the Okpekpe international 10km road race have predicted new men and women’s course records at the 5th IAAF Bronze Label race The event holds in Okpekpe near Auchi, Edo on May 13. In 2014 Kenya’s Teshome Mekonnen and Ethiopia’s Wude Ayalew ran 28:35 and 32:41 respectively smashing the course and the Nigerian all-comers […]

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Obaseki To Gelegele Communities, We Won’t Tolerate Any Sabotage

By   /  April 29, 2017  /  Business Update  /  No Comments

Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki has warned the feuding indigent communities of the Gelegele area of Ovia North East Local Government Area against crisis, which could mar the progress of the project going on at the site of the multi-billion naira Export Processing Zone. Following his campaign promise to develop Edo into an economic […]

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“Edo Is Ready And Open For Housing Business” – Obaseki

By   /  April 29, 2017  /  Business Update  /  No Comments

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki disclosed, during the weekend, that his administration was ready and open for housing business and ready to tackle the challenges facing the sector to ensure that Edo people got affordable houses. He made the disclosure at the close of a 2-day workshop on Housing/Real Estate themed: “Quest for Adequate […]

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