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19th NSF: Edo women pummel FCT by 9 wickets

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Abuja – Team Edo’s women cricketers on Sunday pummelled their FCT counterparts by nine wickets at the ongoing 19th National Sports Festival (NSF) in Abuja. HOWZAT!! Nigerian cricketers...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

How Nzeribe’s Formula fomented APC’s crises – Utomi

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Originally trained as a journalist, Prof. Pat Utomi has been more celebrated as a professor of political economy and management expert with illustrious laurels...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Man catches wife with female lover, beats her to stupor

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By Ola Ajayi Residents of Ekotedo area of Ibadan metropolis were reportedly woken up from sleep by the distress cry of a middle-aged woman, Martha, being beaten by her husband, who allegedly...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Minister laments slow pace of work on Auchi-Okene road

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN CITY — Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing, Mr Mustapha Shehuri, has given a marching order to the contractor handling the Auchi – Okene axis of...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Open Studio 2018: A new beginning for Duke Asidere’s Playspot

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By Osa Mbonu In this era of unbridled materialism and entrenched culture of pre-occupation with mundane, trivial and sensual pleasures, it is rare to find visual artists who speak with their...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria wants its bronze statues back but British wants to loan it to us

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The Nigerian government is asking the United Kingdom to return its bronze statues back but the UK has according to Al Jazeera offered to loan it to Nigeria. What is your take on this ? Efforts...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

250 youth graduate from EdoJobs, Genius Hub entrepreneurship training

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Not less than 250 young persons have graduated from an entrepreneurship training programme organised by the Edo State Government’s skills development platform, EdoJobs and Genius Hub, a...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Edo approves more roads for reconstruction

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As work intensifies on fixing failed portions of roads across the state, the Edo State government has assured residents that the over 140 roads earmarked for reconstruction will get due attention...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Edo to model oil palm sector after sugar industry, says Obaseki

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state government will drive the development of oil palm sector in the state using the sugar industry model, noting that the commitment to...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Civil society, clergies, traditional leaders endorse Edo security architecture

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More accolades are pouring in for Governor Godwin Obaseki’s new security architecture for the state, as the civil society, clergies, traditional leaders in the state have endorsed the new...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki advocates institutional reform, use of technology to curb corruption

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The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has advocated for strong institutions, use of technology and change of attitude in the fight against corruption, especially in developing countries,...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

18 LASTMA officers killed carelessly in 2018-Ambode laments

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Approves setting up of 15 mobile courts, N10m to slain LASTMA officer ..Traffic Radio tasked on raising attitudinal change consciousness among road users By Olasunkanmi Akoni and Monsuru...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Electoral bill: Reps vow to veto Buhari

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By Levinus nwabughiogu Miffed by President Muhammad Buhari’s rejection of the new electoral bill passed by the National Assembly, members of the House of Representatives may have resolved to...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki’s youth agenda motivated me into politics – Idahosa

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Ms Charity Idahosa, a candidate seeking to represent Oredo West Constituency at the Edo House of Assembly, says Gov. Godwin Obaseki’s decision to throw up youths in the governance system...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Why l wept in presence of Ooni, Alake, Amosun – Adedamola, Miss Moremi

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By Chris Onuoha The narrative of the winner of the just concluded Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA) Cultural Pageant, Miss Adedamola Toluhi, is touching. She wept as she was being presented with the...

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