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Obaseki tours Edo waterways, makes case for second Marine Police post

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As plans for the commencement of the Benin River Port Project reaches advanced stages after preliminary work by the China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Biological Diversity Day: Obaseki implores environment activists, community leaders, local govts to deepen awareness

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has implored environment activists, community leaders and local councils to deepen the crusade to preserve the pristine features in Nigeria’s forest...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Congresses : APC disowns parallel executives in Lagos, Kwara, Delta, Imo, Enugu, others

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Dayo Johnson, Simon Ebegbulem, Gbenga Oke, Gabriel Olawawle, Chinonso Alozie & Chioma Onuegbu The All Progressives Congress, APC has dismissed the emergence of parallel...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki to fill civil service vacancies with more technical manpower

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…to prioritise digitalisation Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state government is set to strengthen the civil service with the injection of new blood and more technical...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Tension escalates between Presco, Delta community over shooting of policemen

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By Emma Amaize & Perez Brisibe ABRAKA—There is tension between Abraka community, Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State and Presco Plc Nigeria, an Edo State-based agricultural...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019: Oshiomhole tasks new Edo APC excos on credible candidates

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By Simon Ebegbulem BENIN CITY—IMMEDIATE past governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole weekend, urged the newly elected members of the State Executive of the All Progressives Congress,...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Abbe lauds Obaseki’s model, vision for basic education

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Former Military Governor and Elder statesman, Major General Godwin Abbe (rtd.), has lauded the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki’s leadership model, noting that Obaseki has provided a...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Police, lawmakers, Customs, oil merchants, others gang up against Buhari – Presidency

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Says Changing the change ‘ll be disastrous By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency Sunday lamented that some set of Nigerians that had fed fat on the nation’s treasury...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

The Real Price of ”Changing the Change” (1) – by Garba Shehu

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Top opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members have been granting press interviews and addressing zonal political rallies talking about “CHANGING THE CHANGE” in next...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

CASUAL WORK BEGETS CASUAL PAY? ‘Our monthly take-home pay is N2, 500!’ (2)

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• They are the least paid government workers,no permanent employment, not pensionable By our reporters The first part of report was published last Sunday. The Public Relations Officer to the...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Oshiomhole, Obaseki plan revenge against PDP

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BY SIMON EBEGBULEM, BENIN-CITY As the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State concludes its congresses this weekend, with the incumbent Chairman, Anslem Ojezua, retaining his seat, the...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

I was 52 when I gained admission into university —Oba of Oworonsoki

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When I started the programme, I had a course adviser, the late Okunuga, who told me I was not too old to learn and that there is no end to education. He was among those who encouraged me to study...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

Parallel APC executives emerge in 8 states

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The state congresses of the All Progressives Congress, APC, ended in predictable confusion in many states, yesterday, with the crisis rocking the party prompting parallel state executives in at...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

Gombe APC State congress: ‘Our unity is the only path to victory’

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Gombe – Gombe State Delegates at All Progressives Congress (APC) State Congress have returned all the State party executives to serve for another term.L-R; Jigawa State, Alhaji Mohammed...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →

Edo invites pensioners in batches 43, 44 for verification, payment

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The Edo State Government has invited pensioners in batches 43 and 44 for physical and documentary verification in order to process payment of their pension arrears. Pensioner tied after the...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →