NDLEA seizes 409 bags of cannabis
The Edo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted another shipment of dried weeds suspected to be cannabis sativa concealed in building materials.
Increased illegal migration caused by failure of critical institutions, says Obaseki
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has traced the current surge in illegal migration to lack of critical institutions to equip youths with requisite skills to survive in a globalised world.
Obaseki decries slavery in Libya, pledges resettlement for returnees
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki yesterday condemned the on going slavery, particularly on black African immigrants in Libya where humans were being sold for $400.
Nwanwenne: Trafficking, illegal migration thrives on ignorance, deceit
Nigerian youths get involved in this illegal migration especially out of ignorance. They still feel that the streets of Europe are paved with gold, which is not the case.
Obaseki warns Ijaw not to take government’s tolerance for granted
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has called on the Ijaw of Edo State not to take the state government’s tolerance for granted.
Police destroy illegal refineries with more than 30 pits in Edo
The Police in Edo on Friday destroyed illegal refineries with more than 30 pits in Egonu community in Agbede, near Auchi.
PDP and its primitive style
Sir: Again, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demonstrated its lack of capacity to appreciate the new direction the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration...
Suspected hoodlums hack man to death
Suspected ritualists have hacked a certain Osasu John Omoruyi to death in Benin City, the Edo State capital.