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Miyetti Allah to South-East governors: We’ll hold you responsible if anything happens to any of our members

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…Asks members to defend themselves By Nwafor Sunday With the call to stop further movements of cattle into their region by foot except through trucks to specific cow markets to avoid...

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KILLER HERDSMEN: That BBC rating! Story of sorrow, tears and blood across the country

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By Evelyn Usman and Victor Arjiromanus Nigeria, is daily inundated with one form of insecurity or another, which effect leaves her citizens cringing in fear. From Boko Haram attacks in the North...

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Edo Crisis: I’m proud of my achievements even if I spend one-term — Obaseki

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By Henry Umoru GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has said that if the current political crisis he is facing cost him the opportunity to govern the state for a second term, he would be glad of...

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Controversy over Obaseki’s claim of exhibiting what Oshiomhole tutored him

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…Idahagbon, Osagie differ By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, Niger Delta and Alemma-Ozioruwa Aliu (Benin City) GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, for sure, knows how to ruffle feathers and...

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Jibunoh to Buhari: Find out what happened to billions of dollars meant for River Basins, Lake Chad

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….Why RUGA, National Livestock programme will fail …Asks about erosion in S/ East, environmental problems in S/South, S/West, …Proffers solution to desertification, herdsmen...

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Who does Buhari know?

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By Emmanuel Aziken President Muhammadu Buhari last week cited the need to get people personally known to him as the reason for his dithering procrastination in naming his ministers. BUHARI Era of...

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Edo Assembly : Youths, CSOs, vow to defend Obaseki, fight off intruders

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Cross-section of youths protesting against House of Representatives’ resolution to take over the Edo State House of Assembly in Benin City, Edo State capital. Youths, Civil Society...

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Pour oil of ‘Gilead’ on Edo troubled water, group tells Oshiomhole

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Worried by the negative impact of the feud in the Edo State House of Assembly on governance in the state, a group of Edo professionals spread across the country, have charged the National Chairman...

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Malta Guinness Fetes Muslims in Abuja, Kaduna, Kano, Bauchi

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By Moses Nosike Malta Guinness Nigeria recently visited Muslims in the cities of Abuja, Kaduna, Kano, and Bauchi to share the goodness and vitality of the non-alcoholic Malt drink, as part of its...

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Read More →

Traditional rulers laud Obaseki on infrastructural devt, fair representation

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki (middle, front row); Enogie of Opoji, His Royal Highness, Ehigiamen Aidenojie (7th right, front row); with other traditional rulers from Edo Central...

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Edo assembly crisis; JAADE backs House of Reps resolution

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN CITY – THE Joint Action for the Advancement of Democracy (JAADE) Friday backed the resolution of the House of Representatives mandating Governor Godwin Obaseki...

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Okowa names Aniagwu, Amagbadugba, Tsekiri, 7 others as Commissioners-nominees

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday, forwarded to the state House of Assembly another set of 10 nominees for appointment as commissioners and members of...

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Edo Assembly Crisis: Justice will be served – Senate panel

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…urges Edo Lawmakers To Exercise Restrain By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Political quagmire in the Edo State House of Assembly, yesterday took another twist, as twelve members- elect out...

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Sack us if we fail, Commissioners, Advisers tells Obaseki

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Six Commissioners and five Special Advisers were on Wednesday sworn-in by the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, with a charge to the appointees to work for the betterment of the state and...

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EdoJobs, Uber finalise plans as ride-hailing platform set to launch in Benin City

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The Edo State Skills Development Agency (EdoJobs), has finalised modalities and Greenlight activities as Uber, ride-hailing company, is set to launch in the city of Benin. In a statement, Special...

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