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Edo Alaghodaro summit: Investors upbeat as bussinesses, trade unions declare interests

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As Edo State Government revs up preparations for the 2019 Alaghodaro Summit, local and international investors, as well as businesses and trade unions have declared interests to wholly participate...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Benin art, iconography and semiotics

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…exhibition opens Oct. 26 A solo travelling exhibition on Benin iconography and semiotics, Uhunmwen whe ehinmwen by Princess Theresa Oghogho Iyase-Odozi of Green House Art Empowerment...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Pity Nigerian labour and ASUU on minimum wage

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By Dele Sobowale “I dey laugh O! – Fmr President Olusegun Obasanjo“ The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, and Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU have my sympathies –...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Niger Delta Governors can’t dictate to Buhari ― HOSCON

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By Emma Amaize, Warri The Host Communities of Nigeria, HOSCON, has said it is inappropriate for Governors of South-South states, who they accused of mismanaging 13 percent Derivation Fund, to...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Fire razes 300 shops in Santana market in Benin

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No fewer than 300 shops and goods worth millions of Naira were on Saturday night destroyed by a fire that engulfed Santana market on Sapele road in Benin, Edo. Reports that residents and owners...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Superstar actress, Ini Edo, reveals her best picture of the year

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Ayo Onikoyi Superstar Nollywood actress, Ini Edo doesn’t have to lay it on the line to tell anyone she’s a sight for sore eyes. She’s unquestionably ravishingly beautiful,...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

NDDC: Niger Delta Govs in no position dictate to Buhari – HOSCON

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By Emma Amaize, Warri The Host Communities of Nigeria, HOSCON, has said it is inappropriate for Governors of South-South states, who they accused of mismanaging 13 percent Derivation Fund, to...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

2023 ZONING: Ango Abdullahi, Junaid, others cannot speak for the North — Ex-Minister Agada

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… ‘Agric Minister’s statement that Nigerians aren’t hungry sad’ …Narrates how he won NLNG Prize for Literature By Peter Duru, Makurdi Prof. Jerry Agada, a...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Don’t allow democracy to die in Edo

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By Taiwo Francis Akerele Following the resurgence of thuggery and hooliganism in Edo State after three years of concerted efforts by the government of Mr Godwin Obaseki to stamp this anti-...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki: A man desperate for second tenure

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By Gideon Obhakhan Major signs of distress, defeat and desperation are beginning to manifest in recent actions taken by the incumbent governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki. The...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

WASHED AWAY! 10 states battle 3,500 erosion sites

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…Anambra, Abia, Imo worst hit …Octogenarians, others lose homes to gully BY ANAYO OKOLI, VINCENT UJUMADU, Dayo Johnson, Chioma Onuegbu Emma Una, CHDI NKWOPARA, UGOCHUKWU ALARIBE,...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Edo govt commiserates with Ehor village accident victims’ families

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The Edo State Government has commiserated with the families of the seven victims of the accident involving the advance Protocol Team of the Governor at Ehor Village, on the outskirts of Benin...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Guardiola’s City secure three points after nervy C’Palace win

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Quickfire goals from Gabriel Jesus and David Silva set up a comfortable 2-0 win for Manchester City over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday. Gabriel Jesus celebrates his goal against...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Edo 2020: No end in sight on Oshiomhole, Obaseki feud

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu – Benin City The growing crisis between Governor Godwin Obaseki and his predecessor and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Adebutu ascends Odole Oodua throne amidst royalty, funfare

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By Shina Abubakar, Osogbo The Ile-Oodua, ancestral palace of the Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi was full to capacity, with not just mere dignitaries, but the cream- de-cream of the Yoruba...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →