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Zimbabwe bans meat imports from South Africa

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Zimbabwe has suspended imports of livestock and meat from South Africa for the second time this year after an outbreak of foot and mouth in the north of South Africa the agriculture ministry said...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki sets up special team to combat cultism

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Gov Godwin Obaseki By Gabriel Enogholase Against the backdrop of the upsurge of kidnappings and cult rated activities in the Edo State, Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has disclosed that he has...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki, Okowa, Saraki, others pay tribute to late Edevbie

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L-R: Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki; Delta State Deputy Governor, Kingsley Otuaro; Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, and his Delta State counterpart, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, at the...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Group knocks Niger Delta states on corruption

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An anti-corruption advocacy group, Social Development Integrated Center, (SDIC), has urged Niger Delta citizens to begin the process of engaging their representatives at the state and federal...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki, others tee-off Governor’s Cup Golf Contest

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#Alaghodaro2019 Governor’s Cup Golf Tournament. Photo: TWITTER/GODWINOBASEKIGovernor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State is confident of plans by his administration to leverage local resources to...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Gateman, neighbor allegedly kill 26-Yr-old man for buying new car in Lagos

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Segun Afolabi Segun Afolabi, a 26-year-old Financial Analyst and ex-president of the Nigerian Economics Students Association, Covenant University, has been murdered by his gateman and his neighbor...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

117 athletes battle at Kebbi Taekwondo championships

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One hundred and seventeen athletes have confirmed participation in the maiden Kebbi Taekwondo Open Championships holding at the Hauru Abdul Stadium, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, beginning from...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

NDE trains unemployed youths on agricultural businesses

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The National Directorate of Employment (NDE), on Tuesday, commenced the training of 50 unemployed youths in Edo State on agricultural production and distribution systems. The training is designed...

Fri Nov 8th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos government warns residents against dumping of dirt in drainage channels

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Lagos State Government on Thursday warned residents against dropping dirt on drainage channels. The state’s ministry of information and strategy in a sensitisation message urged commuters to...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

Okra boosts energy levels, prevents kidney, liver damage

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Okra Until now, researchers have demonstrated that regular intake of okra soup could provide novel ‘cure’ for diabetes, breast and prostate cancers, stomach ulcers and disorders,...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki assures residents, investors of peace in Edo

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Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki . Photo; TWITTER/GOVERNOROBASEKIEdo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has assured investors and residents in the state that his government will continue to pursue...

Wed Nov 6th, 2019     Read More →

Imo NBA shuns courts over judge’s kidnap

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The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Owerri branch, has embarked on the boycott of courts in Imo State in protest against the kidnap of Justice Chioma Nwosu-Iheme of the Court of Appeal, Benin City...

Wed Nov 6th, 2019     Read More →

Edo 2020: APC leaders across 18 LGAs adopt Obaseki as party’s flagbearer

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…as gov presents scorecard Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki (2nd right); his Deputy, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu (2nd left); Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq....

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →

Crisis Looms in NDDC as Lawan asks new Board to take over Affairs of Commission

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President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmed Lawan By Henry Umoru Strong Indications have emerged that fresh crisis looms at the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC as the President of the Senate,...

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →

Leave me out of your lies, concentrate on winning Bayelsa, Kogi polls, Iyoha tells Oshiomhole

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APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole Special assistant to the Edo State Governor on Political Matters, Edo-South, Mr. Osaigbovo Iyoha has cautioned the National Chairman of the All Progressive...

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →