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Lassa Fever: Minimise handshakes, Umahi warns Ebonyi

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Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has advised residents of Ebonyi to minimize handshakes, following the outbreak of Lassa Fever in the state. Umahi gave the advice on Tuesday in Abakaliki while briefing...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki orders search for bombs in Okpella as explosion kills one

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Following the explosion that rocked Okpella community in Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo State, Tuesday, the Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has directed the commissioner of police and the...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Benue massacre: Our country’s being painted red with blood of the innocent – Dogara

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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, has condemned the recent incessant killings in the country, especially those in Benue, Taraba, Kaduna and other parts of the country by...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Edo community alleges neglect by oil firm

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BENIN—THE people of oil-rich Abiala community in Oduna Ward of Ovia North-East Local Government Area of Edo State, have accused Dubril Oil Company Plc that is prospecting for oil in the area...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

37 Year Old Computer Engineer Went From 30 seconds to lasting 38 Minutes in Bed..Few Months After His Wife Left him..Read His Story

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My Wife Was Gone For Good… I cant completely blame her for cheating on me..If I had satisfied her sexually am sure she wouldn’t have any reason to cheat….her departure led me...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Edo LG polls: EDSIEC warns against violence

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By Simon Ebegbulem BENIN—AHEAD of the March 3, 2018, local government elections in Edo State, the state Independent Electoral Commission, EDSIEC, yesterday, expressed its readiness to...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Abductions, killings in Edo “evil forest”: Villagers abandon farm, flee Ogheghe community

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By Simon Ebegbulem OGHEGHE- RESIDENTS of Ogheghe community, Ovia North East Local Government Area, Edo State, have raised eyebrows over suspected ritual killings and kidnappings being carried out...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Edo Forum of Patriots laments state of proposed education varsity

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By Simon Ebegbulem BENIN—Edo Forum of Patriots, comprising political leaders and professionals in Edo State, has written to the state governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, expressing its concern...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

Edo community alleges marginalisation by govt

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—THE people of Ewu community in Esan Central Local Government Area of Edo State have alleged neglect and marginalization by successive governments at the local,...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

If 50% of govs perform like Obaseki, Nigeria will fulfil its destiny – Obasanjo

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Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said that Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, needs the far-reaching support of the Federal Government and well-meaning international organisations to...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Land grab: AGGS old students seek demolition of houses on school land in Edo

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Following the earlier complaints against occupants of the land belonging to Anglican Girls Grammar School by some old students of the school and members of Concerned Edo Citizens, a...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

NAPTIP takes `Traffic in Person’ subject to schools’

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) is making arrangement to introduce “Traffic in Persons (TIP)’’ subject into the curriculum of primary...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Edo priest, 3 others accused of attempted murder

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By Gabriel Engholase BENIN—THE Ohen (Chief Priest) of Ohovbe Quarters in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, Chief Joseph Amadasun and three others have been arraigned before an...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Edo SUBEB, Police to curb vandalism, encroachment in schools

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The Edo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has concluded arrangement with the Edo State Command of the Nigeria Police, to curb vandalism, theft and encroachment on properties of schools...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

560 Nigerian returnees from Libya arrive Port Harcourt

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Port Harcourt – The third batch of 560 Nigerian returnees from Libya have arrived Port Harcourt. Libya returnees on arrival at the Port Harcourt International Airport Sunday. Photo: Nwankpa...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →