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You have no right to judge Buhari, retired general slams OBJ, IBB

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Brig. Gen. Idada Ikponmwen (retd) is a former Provost Marshal of the Nigerian Army and a leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF). In this interview, Ikponmwen says former President Olusegun...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Is President Uhuru Kenyatta a Nigerian?

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By Tonnie Iredia In many parts of the world, the national agenda is usually set by the media. What people know and think about are usually those things which become issues of the moment because...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

302 Libya returnees graduate from Edo Govt capacity building programme

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To ease their re-integration into society, the Edo State Government has graduated 302 returnees from Libya from her capacity building and skills development programme. Chairperson, Edo State Task...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •Moses 24, dark in complexion, needs God fearing man & woman who can sponsor his HND, acct 3024471221, 08109101150 •Kunle needs sponsorship to enable him buy...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Edo govt to construct 25 new roads

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The Edo State Government has earmarked 25 new roads for construction across the state in the coming weeks, as it intensifies efforts to deliver projects that will transform the socio-economic...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Don’t sell National theatre, Reps caution FG

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*As ministry proposes N2.6bn 2018 budget By Emman Ovuakporie THE Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Tourism and Culture yesterday cautioned the Federal Government not to sell ...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

No Government has marginalised the young like Buhari’s — Georgina Dakpokpo

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Barrister Georgina Dakpokpo, is the national chairman of the Young Democratic Party, YDP, a party that formally entered the country’s political space in...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

I prayed for death, it didn’t come — Pregnant Libyan returnee

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Why I named my child Miracle SIMON EBEGBULEM, BENIN CITY It was a joyous event last Sunday at the Benin Central Hospital, when one of the Libyan returnees, 24 year-old Augustina Omorodion was...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

The problem with Boroh – Kingsley Muturu, ex-militant leader

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Emma Amaize and Chancel Sunday Bomadi CHAIRMAN, Phase 2 Ex-Agitators, Delta State, Mr. Kingsley Muturu, said the present rumbling in the Presidential Amnesty Programme, PAP, was largely because...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Disquieting time for Amnesty Coordinator as ex-militants demand his sack

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•Ex-agitators allege powerful northerners‘ve hijacked Amnesty Programme •Those calling for Boroh’s sack‘re funded by angry politicians- Egbesu Fighters, Red Scorpion...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

I prayed for death, it didn’t come — Pregnant Libyan returnee

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It was a joyous event last Sunday at the Benin Central Hospital, when one of the Libyan returnees, 24 year-old Augustina Omorodion was delivered of a baby girl few hours after she alongside others...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

No agreement to establish cattle colonies in Edo State –Obaseki’s Aide insists

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The Special Adviser to Governor Godwin Obaseki on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr Crusoe Osagie, has declared as frivolous, comments by the Edo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on the...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Justice Olubor heads Govt’s 5-man panel on Youth/Police clash in Edo

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The Edo State Government has appointed a five-man administrative panel of inquiry headed by Justice J. O. Olubor to unravel the immediate and remote causes of the death of one David Okinabo, which...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Police/Youth clash: Obaseki visits family of slain driver, sets up N10m education fund for children

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…assures relatives of proper investigation, justice Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has set up a N10 million education fund for the training of two children of late David Okoniba,...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

2018 will witness more boxing championships — NBB of C

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Remi Aboderin, Secretary, Nigeria Boxing Board of Control (NBB of C), on Friday assured boxing fans that the year would witness exciting moments as three promotional events were set to...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →