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Dark Matter Racing Team get RoadX sponsors

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Dark Matters Racing Team, a motor sport club based in Lagos have unveiled Produce Extract Limited as their official sponsor in the RoadX motor sports racing series in Nigeria.This sponsorship...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki, Ero count gains of NAFEST, as Edo relishes economic boost

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…‘Visitors, residents spent N3 billion during festival’ Gov Godwin Obaseki The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that the state recorded a boost in economic...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Why we’re at war with Obaseki - APC chieftain

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A chieftain of the APC in Edo, Gen. Charles Airhavbere, explained on Sunday that a faction of the APC is at loggerheads with Gov. Godwin Obaseki because the governor has “refused to listen...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Oil-producing communities reek of poverty despite over N10t 13% derivation

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Despite the receipt of over N10t from the 13 per cent derivation principle between 2000 and 2018, by Niger Delta states, the deplorable living conditions in oil-producing communities remain...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Edo government cautions, vows to probe Oshiomhole, budget minister

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Edo State government, yesterday, warned the Minister of State for Budget, Mr. Clem Agba, to leave the revered Royal Majesty, Oba Ewuare II, the Oba of Benin out of the National Chairman of the All...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

A voyage around Benin, home of arts, culture

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Princess Elizabeth Olowu, daughter of Oba Kenzua II and Benin’s first female bronze caster Why Art Thrives in Ancient City Benin Kingdom, located in the thick equatorial rain forest zone of...

Sun Nov 17th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki engages plantation owners, school pupils, others in tackling environmental issues

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that the state’s holistic approach to tackling issues of environmental degradation is driven through the joint effort of oil palm...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

Esan group vows to improve education, quality of life in Edo

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In a bid to improve education and standard of living for the people of Edo Central part of the state, a nongovernmental organization ‘Esan Development And Transformation Initiative (EDATI)...

Fri Nov 15th, 2019     Read More →

APC National Working Committee upholds suspension of Edo party’s chairman

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All Progressive Congress The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has upheld the suspension of the party’s chairman in Edo, Mr Anslem Ojezua, by 11 of 16...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

Many sustain injuries as PDP, APC members clash in Bayelsa

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Some members of the People’s Democratic Party were attacked on Wednesday by allegedly by members of the All Progressives Congress at King Koko Square in Nembe, Bayelsa State. The attack was...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

BREAKING: Senate approves N10bn loan for Kogi despite protests

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*** As PDP Senate Caucus Kicks Nigerian Senate By Henry Umoru Inspite of protest from the Caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the Senate on Wednesday approved a total sum of N10.06bn...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

Gubernatorial Elections: NSCDC deploys for effective coverage

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Following the determination to ensure hitch-free outings in the forthcoming Kogi and Bayelsa states election respectively, the Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps,...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

Police deny robbery attempt at CBN in Benin

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The Edo Police Command has denied reports of a robbery attempts at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Benin. DCP Ayoola Ajala, Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of operations, who spoke with...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Visa to acquire stake in Nigeria’s Interswitch

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Visa Inc plans to acquire a “significant minority” stake in payments platform Interswitch, the Nigeria-based company said on Tuesday. Interswitch did not provide financial details in...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Edo PDP faction suspends Ikimi, Dokpesi, others

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Chairman, DAAR Communications, owners of AIT & RayPower Crisis is brewing in the Edo chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following the alleged suspension of chieftains across the...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

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