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Edo, NAPTIP strategise to reduce human trafficking by 50%

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration will collaborate with the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), to reduce the menace of...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki makes case for NIFOR’s revival to boost oil palm production

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has made a case for the revival of the Nigerian Institute of Oil Palm Research (NIFOR) to strengthen the country’s capacity to produce quality,...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

2 okada thieves burnt to death in Lagos, victim dies

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By Victor Arjiromanus It was a sad end for two motorcycle robbers, as they were burned to death by a mob opposite Fatgbems Filling Station at Mile 2 area, Lagos, while their victim, Kabiru, died...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

…we will not invest in any school without the involvement of …- Obaseki

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured of his administration’s commitment to sustain reforms in basic education to address root causes of problems in the state’s...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

How culture can bolster Nigeria’s unity, development — Runsewe

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Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe has charged Nigeria’s traditional institutions to help support and preserve cultures across the country in...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Budget Defense: This is not the time to travel, Senate warns ministers, heads of MDAS

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Warns that the Budget Proposals will be passed if the Ministers fail to defend Budget Estimates As Appropriation Bill Scales Second Reading, Referred to Committee on Appropriations, Committee...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC to Students: Shun crime, think of how to improve Nigeria

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The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has again charged Nigerian students and youths to shun all forms of economic and financial crimes. EFCC...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Suspected cultists invade school in Edo, injure many students

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN CITY – ACADEMIC activities were Tuesday disrupted at the Oba Akenzua Secondary school and the Ihogbe College when suspected cultists invaded the school and...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Enugu State Government to construct stadia in Nsukka, Oji River

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Enugu State Government has approved the construction of township stadia in Nsukka and Oji River Local Governments of the state. Ugwuanyi Mr Greg Nnaji, Enugu State Works Commissioner made the...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Oil Palm: Stakeholders to receive single-digit interest loans – Emefiele

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday, extended its real-sector interventions to the oil palm value chain, pledging a single-digit interest loans to players...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti moves against rapists, child abusers

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela There appears to be no hiding place for rapists and child abusers in Ekiti, as the state government has said it would henceforth conduct the compulsory psychiatric test and...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

France 2019: Dennerby calls 30 home girls to camp

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Head Coach Thomas Dennerby has called to camp 30 home-based professionals for a preliminary camp of the Super Falcons as preparations for this summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup finals...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

Kidnappers of Edo traditional ruler demand ransom in foreign currency

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KIDNAPPERS of the Enogie(king) of Ukhiri in Ikpobah-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, Godwin Aigbe, have reportedly opened talks with his family and are said to be demanding ransom in...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

‘Why Obaseki needs a 2nd term’

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AS the race for governorship election in Edo state which would hold next year begins, a legal practitioner and public notary, Olayiwola Afolabi yesterday said that Edo state governor, Mr Godwin...

Tue Mar 19th, 2019     Read More →

CSO commends Obaseki, others for domesticating open governance partnership

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A civil liberty organisation, African Centre for Leadership, Strategy and Development (Centre LSD), has commended Edo State Government for demonstrating commitment to the Open Government...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →