Oshiomhole cautions new Edo leaders against extortion of aspirants
Former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole has cautioned the newly elected State Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) against extorting aspirants.
CPC tasks DISCO on service-delivery in Edo State
The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) yesterday tasked the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) on service-delivery to its consumers.
Okpekpe tops list of IAAF label 10km races for May
The sixth Okpekpe International 10km Road Race will officially flag off a number of IAAF label 10km road races in the world this year.
Youths burn police officer’s residence in Edo State
Some youths in Evbuomama community in Ikpoba-Okah Local Government Area of Edo State have set ablaze the residence of a police officer following the death of one Glory Imarogie.
Suspected herders murder cleric inside farm in Edo
The people of Ovia North East council area were at the weekend thrown into a mourning mood, as a pastor cum farmer, Pius Eromosele, was killed by suspected herdsmen in his farm at Odighi community in Edo State.
The Oba and fetishization of Nigerian prostitution
The trafficking of Nigerian women mainly for prostitution in Europe has made local and international headlines. Award-winning documentaries have been released that showed...
Septuagenarian, two sons in police custody for defiling minor
The Edo State Government yesterday handed over 70-year-old Francis Ezomo, his two sons- Nosa Ezomo, 26, and Festus Ezomo, 29- to the state Commissioner of Police, Johnson Kokumo...
Obaseki and the dialectics of oppositional politics
The political developments in Edo state, presently, are akin to a game of football in which two teams are determined to run away with victory. The match has been intense and energy-sapping.