Latest News, Events and Happenings in Edo News.en-usThe utility of Legislature’s ranking rule Sufuyan OjeifoCONGRESSIONAL leadership stability is a key feature of advanced democracies, particularly the United States of America. This is anchored on natural progression by ranking members into positions reserved for &ldquo;wise men&rdquo; he <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 The utility of Legislature’s ranking rule Sufuyan OjeifoCONGRESSIONAL leadership stability is a key feature of advanced democracies, particularly the United States of America. House of Assembly moves to amend pension billThis is anchored on natural progression by ranking members into po <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Garba urges Atiku’s supporters to keep hope alive State Director of Atiku/Obi Vanguard Support Group, Dr Hussein Garba, has urged supporters of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, &ldquo;not to despair but to keep hope alive while necessary steps are being take <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 FG begins curriculum dev’t for internet safety schools Joseph ErunkeTHE Federal Government has begun development of a curriculum on internet safety for primary and secondary schools.The curriculum is intended to provide safety guides for primary and secondary school children who are not only very pa <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 BASF targets Nigerian women with hair, skin technology;introduces personal care technology in NigeriaBy Prince Okafor BASF West Africa, a hair and skin care company in Nigeria, has said that it is targeting Nigerian women with its introduction of an ultra-modern application technology laboratory <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Invasion of schools: Obaseki tasks Police to apprehend, interrogate gang members State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has tasked the Edo State Police Command to apprehend members of cult gangs that invaded the premises of two secondary schools in Benin City, injuring students.R-L: Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki; Commi <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Election massive turnout delights Edo govt. Edo State Government will on Friday lead the newly elected candidates of the All Progressives Congress to an interdenominational thanksgiving service, following the successful outing of the party in the general elections.Edo State Governor <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Militarisation of 2019 elections of overzealous soldiers undermined credibility of elections&mdash; CSOs, elder statesmen, lawyers, etc.Deployment of soldiers to secure elections dangerous to our democracy&mdash;Clement NwankwoIt is wrong to say electoral process was mi <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 MO Abudu’s ‘Chief Daddy’ makes Netflix the success of Fifty and The Wedding Party, Chief Daddy, the much anticipated EbonyLife Films production, is finally available on Netflix.Mo Abudu,The Niyi Akinmolayan movie which is the third EbonyLife Films to be acquired by Netflix was <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Ten urban towns in Delta to get boost in portable water supply;As Govt Approves Completion Of Koko Mini Sports ArenaTen urban towns in Delta State are to get a boost in the provision of portable water supply following the approval of the state Executive Council for the construction of five-kilometer wate <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Democracy will not thrive without an effective justice system – Obaseki Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has thrown his weight behind the ongoing prison reform and decongestion by the Federal Government, noting that the state government is working on a 50-hectare correctional centre to strengthen the justice s <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Why Senate approved N30,000 Minimum Wage, N75,000 fine for not keeping records;approves a fine of N75,000 for not keeping records of employees as against Buhari&#8217;s Proposal of N5,000asks Ministers of Finance, Budget to urgently compute, forward to NASS for inclusion into the 2019 Budget, the actual amount required <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Edo House raises 6-man transition c’ttee Gabriel EnogholaseBENIN&mdash;TO ensure a peaceful and smooth transition from the sixth to the seventh legislative assembly, Edo House of Assembly yesterday, constituted a six-man transition committee. House of Assembly moves to amend pension bil <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 How Enoghie of Ukhiri was kidnapped—Family member Alemma AliuBENIN&mdash;MORE insight as to the way and manner the Enogie of Ukhiri, Godwin Aigbe, in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State was kidnapped was given by a close family friend on condition of anonymity, yesterday. The family s <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Don’t play dirty politics ahead 2020, group tells Obaseki CITY&mdash;A socio-apolitical organisation in Edo State, the Edo Continuity Forum, has faulted the suspension of former governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Gen. Charles Airiavbere by the party, admonishing Govern <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0100