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Edo holds business clinic for entrepreneurs

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As part of efforts to boost capacity of entrepreneurs to scale their businesses, the Edo State Government has organised a one-day business clinic focusing on strategies for business expansion and...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Reconstitution of EDSOPADEC: Ugu ward accuses Obaseki of neglect

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BY Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—COMMUNITIES in Ugu Ward in Orhionmwon Local Government Area of Edo State, have decried their alleged neglect in the constitution of the state’s goard of...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Agric College: Edo govt gives N20,000 monthly stipends to students

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By Elizabeth Uwandu BENIN—Edo state government has said that it has concluded plans to commence the payment of N20,000 monthly stipends to students of its state-owned College of Agriculture,...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Adeosun’s mendacity and Buhari’s integrity

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By Ikechukwu Amaechi After pussyfooting for 69 days, the former Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, finally did the needful by resigning her commission on Friday, September 14. She was accused...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Stakeholders condemn Delta PDP N1m levy on aspirants

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I don’t know what they are talkig about—PDP chair By Emma Amaize BURUTU—RESIDENTS of Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State, on the platform of Burutu Stakeholders Watch, BSW,...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Don’t plunge Edo into avoidable political crisis, BNC warns APC, PDP

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By Gabriel Enogholase & Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN —A social cultural organisation of Benin people, Benin National Congress, BNC, has appealed to the two dominant political parties in...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Anointed candidacy, threat to democracy —Senatorial aspirant

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By Onozure Dania Edo Central senatorial aspirant on the platform All Progressives Congress, APC, Sylvanus Igbogbo, has described the current political trend of anointing candidates, who have...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki inaugurates EDSOGPADEC, SUBEB boards, Sept 21

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, will on Friday, September 21, inaugurate the Chairman and board members of the Edo State Oil and Gas Producing Areas Development Commission...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki taps Ecological Fund, remedies gully sites in Auchi, Fugar, Agenebode

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has tapped into the Ecological Fund to remedy gully sites in Auchi, Fugar and Agenebode axis in Edo North Senatorial zone of the state.Obaseki This is...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

FG hails Obaseki’s basic education reform, as UBEC sites model school in Edo

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The Federal Government has commended Governor Godwin Obaseki’s basic education reform in Edo State, especially the deployment of tech-based teaching in classrooms under the Edo Basic...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Dokubo advises ex-agitators to support Buhari’s return in 2019

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Prof. Charles Dokubo, the Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), has advised Niger Delta ex-agitators to support the return of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. Dokubo gave the...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki orders full roll-out of Ward Devt C’ttees initiative, reads riot act to cultists

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…sets up Sports Commission with Executive Order No. 2 The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has directed the full roll-out of the Ward Development Committees initiative across the...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Shock as Cultists allegedly kill ten students in Ambrose Alli University

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By Nwafor Sunday Dr Einstein, a final year medical student of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, has been reportedly killed by cultists alongside nine other students. shock as Cultists allegedly...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Birth, death certificates free, says NPopC Chairman

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The National Population Commission (NPopC) says registration for birth and death certificates are offered free by the commission. The Chairman of NPopC, Chief Eze Duruiheoma, made this known in an...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Okowa mourns passage of aide, Sunday Ozege

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Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on Wednesday announced with sadness the tragic and untimely demise of his Special Adviser on Investments, Mr Sunday Ozege whose sad event occurred on...

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