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Nigeria spends $500m annually on palm oil importation – CBN

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The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Mr Godwin Emefiele on Monday said that over five hundred million dollars was being spent annually on importation of palm oil. Emefiele said this at a...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Former INEC REC wants number of political parties reduced

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A former Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Edo, Mr Aniedi Ikoiwak, has called for a reduction of the number of political parties in the...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

MADE, Novus Agro, others parade opportunities for farmers at Edo – FAC

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Determined to exploit opportunities to deepen market development in the state, United Kingdom-funded Market Development in the Niger Delta (MADE) and Novus Agro have concluded plans to provide...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Bishop Umoren harps on voters’ education

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By Dirisu Yakubu Catholic Auxillary Archbishop of Abuja, the Most Reverend Dr. Anslem Umoren has called for adequate voter enlightenment to enable Nigerians choose their leaders wisely in future...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Archbishop urges electorate to insure their future, resist money politics

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Most Rev. Anselm Umoren, the Auxiliary Archbishop, Catholic Archdiocese of Abuja, has advised Nigerians to think beyond money politics during elections. Umoren further tasked Nigerians to take...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Police Recruitment: PSC yet to start candidates’ screening.

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Kingsley Omo .Date to be announced soon The Police Service Commission on Monday said that it is yet to commence the screening exercise for candidates who applied for recruitment into the Nigeria...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Group to Obaseki: Stop 2nd term campaign, focus on Gelegele seaport project

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By Elizabeth Uwandu BENIN CITY-THE Concerned Edo Youths for Good Governance have admonished governor Godwin Obaseki to concentrate on concluding the Gelegele seaport industrial park projects he...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

PDP to IGP: Emulate army, probe police atrocities in Rivers elections

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – PEOPLES Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State, yesterday, charged acting Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, to probe perceived misconducts...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

German govt to invest in urban regeneration, infrastructure in Edo

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Efforts to attract foreign investments and boost local capacity in Edo State as initiated by Governor Godwin Obaseki have attracted commitment from the German Government and Arctic Infrastructure...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Edo Police nab suspects over Afuze attack

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—HOODLUMS involved in the killing of four policemen in Afuze Divisional Police Headquarters have been arrested and would be paraded today by the Police. In a...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Anchor borrowers’ programme as bragging right

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By Johnson Momodu AMID intense electioneering, ahead of the just-concluded general elections, the All Progressives Congress, APC-controlled Federal Government legitimately marketed its...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Edo traditional ruler kidnapped

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By Gabriel Enogholase The Enogie (traditional) of Ukhiri in lkpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, HRH Godwin Aigbe Osayande, has been kidnapped by gunmen. Gunmen The heavily-armed...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki upgrades school feeding programme in Edo to include more pupils

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As the Federal Government’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) kicks off in two local government areas in Edo State, Governor Godwin Obaseki has added an upgrade to the...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Afuze Attack : Edo Police arrest culprits, to parade suspected killers on Monday

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Following the marching order to the Edo State Police Command by the State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, to fish out the culprits in the massacre of Police officers in Afuze Divisional Police...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Corps member embarks on cancer awareness campaign in Edo

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Impressed by Governor Godwin Obaseki’s youth-centric health programmes as well as the planned health insurance scheme in the state, an Edo youth, Miss Asika Obehi Constance, has embarked on...

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