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Fans in Benin decline to set target for Super Eagles at World Cup

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Benin – Football fans in Benin City, the capital of Edo, have declined to set target for the Super Eagles for the 2018 World Cup which would kick-off on Thursday in Russia.Nigeria team (Back...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari has settled the ‘June 12 Question,’ says Oshiomhole

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— Former governor of Edo State and frontline contender for the office of National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

One Day in ‘June 12’

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TOMMORROW, the 25th Commemoration of the annulled June 12 Presidential Elections, is to be recognised as ‘Democracy Day’ in Nigeria. That quasi recognition of the injustice meted out...

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Man and the de-humanisation of lepers

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Lepers are living in ghoulish hell in our country, as they are regarded as castaways, grisly macabre creatures not fit for communal, societal and government assistance. They have come to the end...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

INYC decries alleged attempt to annex Itsekiri land in Edo

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By Simon Ebegbulem BENIN—Itsekiri National Youth Council, INYC, has lamented what it described as deliberate attempt to annex Itsekiri land and resources in Edo State unjustly, saying that...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki will curb human trafficking, create jobs with Edo Innovation Hub – Commissioner

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Commissioner for Wealth Creation, Cooperatives and Employment, Hon. Emmanuel Usoh, has said that the Edo Innovation Hub which will be commissioned by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, was...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Crisis rears its head in APC because there is rule of law — Cairo Ojuogboh

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BY SIMON EBEGBULEM, BENIN-CITY Dr Cairo Ojougboh is a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State. In this interview, the former House of Representatives member...

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Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, Okojie lead drive to transform Esanland

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Indigenes of Esanland in Edo Central, comprising Esan Central, Esan South-East, Esan North-East, Esan West and Igueben local government areas, are to pool efforts together towards the development...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki berates Uhunmwode council chairman over poor condition of health center

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has expressed his displeasure over the poor maintenance culture in local councils. Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki(2nd left); Special Adviser to...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki inspects projects, assures of colourful reception for VP Osinbajo

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured that the hospitality and colourful culture of the Edo people will be on display during the visit of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Edo State...

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Obaseki hosts outstanding Edo-BEST teachers

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed outstanding Head Teachers and teachers in the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (Edo BEST) programme, noting that the scheme is changing...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •Onyebuchi 25, an orphan and resides in Lagos, needs someone to sponsor him his education or help him financially with N500,000, to enable him start a laundry and...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

Mercy Aigbe–Toyin Abraham face-off: It was handiwork of bloggers – Mercy Aigbe

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Two Yoruba actresses of Edo blood, Mercy Aigbe and Toyin Abraham are very close friends in every ramification, or so it seemed, until questions begging answers cropped up last week concerning...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

We buried over 5,000 corpses in a single day, says Libyan deportee

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A Nigerian deportee who just arrived from Libya has given a startling confession at T.B. Joshua’s Church in Lagos, painting an alarming picture of the death toll of African migrants seeking...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

How Evans used soldier as decoy in his criminal acts – Witness

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By Abdulwahab Abdulah An Ikeja high court was yesterday told how alleged serial kidnapper, Chukwudimeme Onwamadike, aka Evans was using soldier as a decoy during his various crime operations in...

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