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Edo APC denies endorsement of aspirants, gives condition for primaries

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN CITY – EDO state chapter the All Progressives Congress (APC) Saturday denied allegations making the round that the leadership of the party in agreement with...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Edo govt orders arrest of two illegal wood loggers, goes after syndicate

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Edo State Government has ordered the arrest and prosecution of a syndicate of illegal wood loggers, who were allegedly, felling and transporting logs of wood in breach of a government order...

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Obaseki urges policymakers to prioritise tech-focused youth empowerment programmes

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The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has charged policymakers on technology-focused skills empowerment programmes that groom youths in specialised technical fields such as digital skills...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Benin Technical College to issue int’l certificates

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…as reconstruction work progresses The Edo State Government has said that the ongoing revamp of the Government Science and Technical College (GSTC), formerly known as Benin Technical...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Flooding : ECOWAS, Edo Govt meet to mitigate impact

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The Edo State Government has rescheduled the two-day National Planning Workshop for Flood Emergency Response and Management for September 17 and 18. Flooding in Port Harcourt after heavy...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki unveils 7,000 newly trained digital teachers

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To consolidate on the gains recorded in the basic education sub-sector in Edo State, Governor Godwin Obaseki will on October 6 unveil 7,000 newly trained digital teachers in the teachers’...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Int’l Day of Democracy: Obaseki tasks actors on ideals, development-focused policies

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The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has saluted promoters of democracy across the world for defending a system of government that allows people to forge their destinies through popular...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

IPOB hails Biafrans for observing sit-at home order

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – LEADERSHIP of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has commended Biafrans, all traders union, artisans, teachers, bankers, road transport workers, clergy, for...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Vote-buying: Oshiomhole wants INEC to prosecute Jonathan

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…insists ex-president introduced culture of vote-buying in Nigeria NATIONAL Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday insisted that former President...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Osun polls, signpost for 2019

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ALL eyes are on the Professor Mahmood Yakubu-led Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, as voters in Osun State troop out to choose their next governor in the election holding in the...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari has not changed from who he was in 1983, says Lamido

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENINA presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr Sule Lamido has called on Nigerians to join hands with his party to rescue the country...

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Domestic debts of 36 states, FCT hit N3.5trn in H1’18

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The Debt Management Office (DMO), yesterday, said the domestic debt stock of the country’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) stood at N3.5 trillion as...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Edo 2019: Aspirant wants level playing field, credible candidates

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN CITY—AS more aspirants continue to pick forms under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for various National Assembly seats, a senatorial...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Mrs Obaseki canvasses support for husband’s programmes

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By Alemma Aliu BENIN—Edo State First Lady, Mrs Betsy Obaseki, yesterday, called on women to embrace the policies and programmes of her husband, which she said would lift the state to...

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Obaseki revs up industrialisation drive with new policy

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…Prioritises employment generation, incentives for businesses Efforts to deepen the ongoing industrialisation drive of the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration received a boost on...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →