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Breaking: Edo not third in our ranking – WAEC

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…As group berates Edo state govt. By Nwafor Sunday The West African Examination Council, WAEC, has denied reports making rounds that Edo state took third in its latest performance...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

We need to address unemployment, increasing inequality, poverty — Fayemi

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti- Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has expressed the need for the nation to address the issues of employment among the youth; increasing inequality and poverty...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba police killing: Lawyer makes cash donation to Ediale family

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN CITY – A Benin based lawyer and Notary Public, Barr. Olayiwola Afolabi yesterday made a cash donation to the family of late Sergeant Mark Ediale, one of the...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Edo House crisis and the example of the Saraki Senate

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Edo House By Imman Ekpeneru Saraki The resolution of the Senate instructing Governor Godwin Obaseki to issue a fresh proclamation order to re-inaugurate the Edo State House of Assembly is an...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Take up sports as career, Buhari urges Youths

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President Muhammadu Buhari has urged more young men and women in Nigeria to pursue sporting careers, which can bring rewarding incomes, promote healthy local and global relationships, and ensure...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Enugu Police parade suspected killers of Rev Fr Offu, 30 others

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By Dennis Agbo THE Police in Enugu State have paraded two suspected killers of Rev Fr Paul Offu, who was killed on August 1along Ihe-Agbudu road in Awgu local government area of the State. Late...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Governor who can’t secure his people has no business in govt — Former Minister, Chief Isola

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…Says there’s a lot of injustice in Nig breeding criminality …Laments poverty, unemployment in the country By Daud Olatunji Chief Sarafa Tunji Isola, was a former Minister of...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Oyegun: Why I will take on my critics

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By Omeiza Ajayi & Ezra Ukanwa Pioneer National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has explained his decision to take on critics of his political...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Edo maintains 3rd position in 2019 WAEC performance ranking

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…as govt restrategises to lead pack in future Edo State has retained its 3rd position in the performance ranking chart of the 2019 West African Examination Council (WAEC), coming behind...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, others to attend Odigie-Oyegun’s birthday

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari, state governors, diplomats and other eminent Nigerians, have indicated interest to attend the 80th birthday of the former National Chairman of All...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

I started business by hawking pepper on the streets of Benin-City — Joseph Osawaru

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…Says, “We are bringing Wizkid to Benin in December” By Ayo Onikoyi Joseph Osawaru is the owner of Exquisite Homes 2 Hotel and Lounge, situated in Benin City, Edo State....

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Uwelu Spare Parts Market inferno receiving Edo Govt’s attention – Crusoe Osagie

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The Edo State Government has described as erroneous, insinuations that its response to the Uwelu Auto Spare Parts Market inferno was cliché, stating that the incident is receiving...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Edo probes Benin auto parts market inferno

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN— EDO State government has inaugurated an eight-man panel of inquiry into the inferno that destroyed goods worth millions of naira at the auto spare parts market...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Edo Assembly: No true reconciliation without proper inauguration — Idahagbon

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN— FORMER Edo State Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice, Mr Henry Idahagbon, has said the crisis rocking the party cannot be resolved without a proper...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Benin Auto Parts Market inferno: Edo Govt inaugurates 8-man Panel of Inquiry

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The Edo State Government has inaugurated an 8-man panel of inquiry on the inferno that destroyed goods worth millions of naira at the Auto Spare Parts Market in Uwelu, Egor Local Government Area...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →