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Lassa fever kills one in Delta; family, health workers under surveillance

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By Festus Ahon Following the death of a woman, who allegedly manifested symptoms of Lassa fever virus in Delta State, two health workers at the General Hospital, Umuolo, Ndokwa East Local...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Flooding : Edo, ECOWAS re-strategise on disaster management

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as Obaseki charges councils on sensitisation The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state is partnering with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Early Warning...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

NEMA declares Kogi, Niger, Delta, Anambra national deserter as Floods kill many

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The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Monday declared national deserter to four states affected by flood. According to Sani Datti, the agency’s spokesperson, as cited by PREMIUM...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

My Policy will streamline efforts on climate change action, ozone layer preservation – Obaseki

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that the state’s environmental policy will streamline government action to address climate change and help in protecting the ozone...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

EDOGIS opens for business, assures on customer-friendly services

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Managing Director, Edo Geographic Information Service (EDOGIS), Arch. Frank Evbuomwan, has said the agency will open for business to members of the public, from Monday, September 17, assuring of...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Edo Govt. to grow tourist traffic, showcase colourful culture at 2018 EDOFEST

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The Edo State Government has unveiled plans to leverage on the growing investor confidence in the state to grow tourist traffic with the repackaged Edo Festival of Arts and Culture...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Lassa Fever: Delta confirms death, says no cause for alarm

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The Delta Ministry of Health has confirmed the death of a woman who allegedly manifested symptoms of Lassa fever virus. Lassa-fever Dr (Mrs.) Isioma Okoba, Chairman of the State’s Primary...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

EDOFEST to promote return of stolen Benin Artefacts

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BY GABRIEL ENOGHOLASE BENIN – EDO State government in Benin disclosed it will use the 2018 Edo Festival of Arts and Culture (EDOFEST) to promote advocacy, leading to the return of original...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

PTI alumni visit Onoyake, hails Uvwie LGA chair

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The National Executive Council of Petroleum Institute, PTI, Alumni Association led by the National President, Mr. Uwedjojevwe Augustine, paid a courtesy visit to the Executive Chairman, Uvwie...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

TCN installs new 60MVA transformers in Edo, Ogun

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The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has installed two units of 60 Mega Volt Amp (MVA) 132/33kV power transformers at Papalanto and Okpella transmission substations in Ogun and Edo states...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari to flag off the Osun basic health provision fund

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As part of Federal Government’s efforts to improve basic health care in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari will perform the national flag off of basic health provision fund in Osogbo,...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Edo APC denies endorsing aspirants, as Akoko-Edo crisis deepens

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By Gabriel Enogholase & Alemma Aliu BENIN—EDO State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, denied allegations that the leadership of the party, in agreement with Governor...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

APC, PDP in verbal exchange over Kemi Adeosun’s resignation

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…Says Adeosun’s resignation shows character, integrity …Buhari, APC can’t speak on integrity unless…— PDP …Notes INEC rules are clear about party...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Track opposition’s poll finances, APC tells security agencies

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Says Adeosun’s resignation shows character, integrity Buhari, APC can’t speak on integrity unless…— PDP Notes INEC rules are clear about party finances By Omeiza Ajayi...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

MfBs will not stake treasury bill for intervention funds — MD Trustfund MfB

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The Managing Director/Chief Executive, Trustfund Microfinance Bank, MfB, Limited, Mr. Victor Ohuoba, in this interview said that the idea of pledging treasury bill to access intervention funds...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →