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NDDC to complete water projects in Edo with EU support

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By Alemma Aliu BENIN CITY—THE Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has said it would complete all water projects the Commission has embarked on in Edo State with support from the...

Fri Apr 19th, 2019     Read More →

Kidney transplant: I didn’t want to make public my health challenges again —Leo Mezie

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By Benjamin Njoku Ailing actor, Leo Mezie is currently feeling bad that he’s bothering Nigerians again with his health challenges. Left for the actor, he would have preferred to return to...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Good Friday: Obaseki urges selfless service, sacrifice

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Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has enjoined Edo residents and Christians across the country to emulate Jesus Christ’s example of selfless sacrifice as espoused in commemoration of...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Recognition of God: A means of salvation

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Why Dangote missed Warri Jalsa Ishola Balogun Just after the Fajr prayers, it became cloudy with a little drizzle in Warri. Hundreds of Muslims had gathered at the Mom Civic Center, along the...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

‘Stop defacing Naira’

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Dissatisfied by the way Nigerians rough-handle the Naira note, some lawyers on Thursday urged the citizens to eschew practices capable of defacing the Naira. Naira The lawyers told newsmen that...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: Gunmen invade Jigawa community, kill scores

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Gunmen have invaded and attacked a community in Jigawa state, leaving scores dead, reports claim. Gunmen Edo records 20,000 new registration in public schools, begins open day Although the Police...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Human Trafficking: We are learning from Obaseki’s successes, says UK govt

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Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki’s relentless campaign against human trafficking and illegal migration has received the backing of the United Kingdom’s (UK) Department for...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Edo awards another N6.8bn road, drainage contract

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To provide needed infrastructure to fast track the development of the Benin River project and accelerate sustainable development in the state, Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki has awarded a...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Five things to know about Ukraine

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Ukrainians go to polls Sunday, with Volodymyr Zelensky, a 41-year-old comedian turned politician, set to win the leadership of a conflict-riven country seen as a buffer between Russia and the...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Edo, Delta girls ‘Not for Sale’ – NAPTIP, UK Aid in new initiative

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) in collaboration with UK Aid, an NGO, officially launched the “Not for Sale” initiative in Abuja. The...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Women highlight 10 point agenda on redirecting Nigeria’s future

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…speak on women empowerment, mental education, others By Ebunoluwa Sessou & Elizabeth Uwandu The International Women’s Day has come and gone, yet the memories still linger...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Buratai: Africa’s encyclopedia on counter-terrorism

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By Steve Jackson Basically, it’s not in the character of most Africans to appreciate merit and excellence but warmly hug mediocrity. In Nigeria, this tendency is almost a national...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Disease outbreak: UNICEF to inaugurate global campaign on vaccines safety April 24

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In view of growing outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases,the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says it will inaugurate a new global campaign from April 24 to 30. The campaign,...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Stop harassing our members, PDP tells Edo govt

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By Gabriel Enogholase EDO State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the state government of harassing, intimidating and victimising its members, especially those, who...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria Football Supporters Club to storm Egypt with 500 members

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Nigeria Football Supporters Club have announced plans to storm Egypt with about 500 members to drum support for the Super Eagles at the forthcoming Nations Cup. Nigeria Football Supporters Club to...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →