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We’ll only vote for political liberators, not oppressors —Delta monarch

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By Onozure Dania BOMADI—His Royal Majesty, Godspower Oporomo, the Taraeza I, Pere of Kerebiri-Mein Kingdom, has said that the people of his kingdom have resolved to vote for only political...

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NDIC saved N949bn depositors’ funds in failed Skye Bank – MD

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***says establishment of bridge bank was done by NDIC, not CBN By Babajide Komolafe, Prince Okafor & agency report The Nigeria Deosit Insurance Corporation, NDIC,said yesterday it saved...

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Adam’s Oshiomhole, the witch cried last night!

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By Rotimi Fasan WHEN Adam’s Oshiomhole, erstwhile Labour leader and governor of Edo State, took over as chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, party few months ago, he was in dead...

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Alaghodaro: Obaseki earmarks 100 roads for construction

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…says Edo has made appreciable progress The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that 100 roads in different parts of the state have been earmarked for construction as the dry...

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NPDC PROJECT: Firm denies claims of indebtedness to Delta communities

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By Arinola Kolade An Engineering firm, Twecco Industrial Enterprises Limited, has denied claims of infringements allegedly made by five of its host communities, describing them as false. One Mr....

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Edo: Monarch pledges support for APC, House of Reps candidate

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By Alemma Aliu BENIN CITY—THE Elawure of Usen in Ovia South West Local Government Area of Edo State, Oluogbe II, has pledged support for the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate...

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Edo State Poly holds first convocation since inception

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In what is best described as a watershed moment in its over 16 years of existence, the Edo State Polytechnic, formally known as Edo State Institute of Technology and Management (ESITM), Usen, will...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

Super Eagles’ll perform poorly unless… —Cleric

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BENIN—Founder of the Glory Church of Christ, Benin City, Edo State, Apostle Tommy Yisa Aika, has prophesied that henceforth the Super Eagles will flounder in their matches unless something...

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Engineers blame lack of maintenance design for infrastructural collapse

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By Henry Ojelu A group of Nigerian engineers registered under the American Society of Mechanic Engineers, ASME, have blamed lack of maintenance design for the collapse of infrastructures in the...

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Obaseki links achievements in judiciary to partnership, reform, others

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…reaffirms commitment to upholding citizens’ rights The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that his administration is resolute about upholding the rights of citizens...

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I’m committed to ending Boko Haram insurgency – Buhari

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The Federal Government, on Tuesday, reaffirmed its commitment to ending Boko Haram insurgency, saying it would ensure that the menace was completely eliminated. Alaghodaro: Waje, Mayorkun to...

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INEC extends PVCs’ collection in Edo

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Edo office, said the commission has extended the collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) at ward levels across the state. Mr Emmanuel...

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Embattled Kogi workers smile, get salaries

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After many months without salaries, workers in ministries, departments and agencies in Kogi are to be paid part of their salaries. Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state Kogi State Government on...

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Hanging in the balance of life and death, young Joshua needs N20m to survive

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN CITY – LYING on his bed in the pediatric ward of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), five years old Joshua Okojie is oblivious of the life...

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Aig-Imoukhuede and the Initiative for Public Governance

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By Reuben Abati A week ago, I stumbled on an article titled “Africa and the burden of Leadership” (The Guardian, Nov. 7), written by Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, banker, investor and...

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