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World Glaucoma Week: Obaseki assures on responsive policies to tackle ailment

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said that the state government will continue to advance responsive healthcare delivery policies that will help curb glaucoma and reduce the incidence...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

ANEEJ decorates Obaseki, others with Open Government Champions Award

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The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) has decorated Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, with the Open Government Champions Award, for implementing policy actions to...

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Obaseki’s redefinition of South-South political map

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By Oteghe Adams March 9 will be epochal in the chronicles of Governor Godwin Obaseki’s trajectory to locate Edo State as the flagship of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Nigeria’s...

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Resisting the assault on the spirit of Lagos

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By Tayo Ogunbiyi HIGHLIGHTING the ethnic and tribal composition of our great country is always a hurting venture for patriotic and detribalised minds. One of the banes of the country’s march...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Amnesty beneficiaries, group congratulate Buhari

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENEFICIARIES of the second phase of the Presidential Amnesty for ex-militants in the Niger Delta, have congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his victory and...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Facebook, MainOne chose to invest in Edo because of Obaseki’s reforms, says Opeke

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The Chief Executive Officer of MainOne Cable Company, Funke Opeke, has said that the investment by Facebook and MainOne in broadband network infrastructure in Edo State is as a result of Governor...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Over 200 SMEs seek space in Edo Production Centre, as govt assures regular electricity supply

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that not less than 200 Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in fabrication, furniture making, printing and polythene production have...

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Obaseki visits scene of Afuze attack, condemns killing of police officers

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…says no resources will be spared in apprehending culprits …charges security agencies on immediate arrest, prosecution of killers Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Wednesday...

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Obaseki inaugurates 13-man SPSC, SCU World Bank IDEAS Project

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…charges group to prepare people for jobs in the real sector Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated a 13-man State Project Steering Committee (SPSC) and the State...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Minimum Wage: Senate Committee concur with Reps, approves N30,000

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Presents Report Tuesday, Senate to Pass the Bill same day By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate Adhoc Committee on a New National Minimum Wage Bill, 2019, has agreed with the House of...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Gunmen attack INEC office, Police Station, kill DPO, 3 officers

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Gunmen have attacked the Divisional Police Command at Afuze, headquarters of the Owan-East Local Government Area of Edo, killing the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) and three other officers on...

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2 policemen killed in Sokoto by bandits while on election duty

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Sokoto – The Commissioner of Police in Sokoto State, Mr Aminu Koji, on Wednesday confirmed the killing of two police personnel, Asp. Abdullahi Maisaje and Sgt. Usman Ibrahim, while they were...

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Amnesty Programme: 365 Days of Dokubo’s Restoration Mission

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Madam Ekioukere Foster hails from Bayelsa State but resident in Bomadi, headquarters of Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State. A few weeks ago, she was among thousands of beneficiaries of...

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NIMASA seeks amendment in crude oil trade terms

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By Godfrey Bibvere & Cynthia Alo The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, said it is focused on ensuring that the nation’s crude oil trade terms are changed from...

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Senate begins 2019 budget debate today

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— SENATORS will today begin debate on the general principles of 2019 Appropriation Bill of N8.83 trillion presented before the National Assembly by President Muhammadu...

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