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Continuity crucial – Okebukola

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By Elizabeth Uwandu Professor Peter Okebukola, a former Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission, NUC, speaks on the incoming Minister of Education. Peter-Okebukola Let’s talk...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Edo govt distributes relief materials to flood victims in Orhionmwon LGA

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The Edo State Government has distributed relief materials to victims of the recent flood disaster which affected three communities in Orhionmwon Local Government Area of the state. Addressing...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

John Odigie-Oyegun Training Institute to consolidate Obaseki’s Civil Service Reforms – Edo Govt

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The Edo State Government has said construction work at The John Odigie-Oyegun Institute of Public Administration on Okada Avenue, GRA, Benin City, which is nearing completion, will consolidate...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial portfolios: Round pegs in round holes or…

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Acting Political Editor AS President Muhammadu Buhari swears in the 43 ministers-designate on Wednesday, all eyes are on him to see the portfolios he will assign the seven...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Benin elders got it wrong on Edo Assembly saga

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By Jude Uyi Ediale A press release by Committee of Benin Elders, published by Vanguard Newspaper of August 13,2019,page 24 and the legal opinion of Hon.Justice S O Uwaifo, a retired Supreme Court...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

My friend’s story is gripping

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By Morak Babajide-Alabi I ran into an old friend some times last week. He is the type of friend you only see, probably once in a decade. I have known him from way back in primary school. We were...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

APC certainly needs another Oyegun

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By Tonnie Iredia Quite often, some current events remind me of memorable occurrences in my early days as a reporter in a television newsroom. The one I can hardly forget is my discovery of an...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

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 →