EDOFEST: Edo set to unveil locations, showcase stolen original artefacts, others
Activities lined up to showcase the rich cultural heritage of Edo state and its people have been outlined as the Edo State Government is set to host the 2018 Festival...
Man, 46, beheaded in Edo
The Edo State police command has arrested one Jimoh Odion who beheaded a 46-year old man, Atogwe Asilemhe, after an argument.
AFN board member Ebewele in car crash, battles for survival
Doctors in a private hospital in Benin City, Edo State are battling to save the limbs of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) board member, Brown Ebewele, who was involved in a car crash along the Lagos-Benin Expressway. Ebewele was in Lagos for the recent investiture ceremony of the Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC), and was on…
Obaseki inaugurates eight-man governing council to reposition AAU
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated eight-member Governing Council for the state-owned Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma.
Edo to revive Nigerian Observer, other state-owned media
Edo State government is working tirelessly to revive state-owned media outfits for efficiency and to boost workers’ productivity through training and re-training.
Edo assembly swears in new deputy speaker
The Edo State House of Assembly on Tuesday swore in Justin Okonoboh, member representing Igueben constituency as the new deputy speaker. The Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Victor Edoror, was impeached on Monday. The lawmaker representing Oredo East, Osaigbovo Iyoha, said the impeachment notice was signed by 16 members, out of…
After 70 years of agitation, Edo State government separates Weppa Clan from Uwanno
The agitation for a separate clan from Uwanno by Weppa people in Etsako East Local Council had been a protracted issue for over 70 years. But the people had been unrelenting in their clamour for a clan of their own. The dream of Weppa people was eventually realised in August 2018, when the Weppa-Wanno clan,…
Edo athletes want early preparation for Sports Festival
Determined to reclaim their position in the nation’s sports, some athletes in Edo State have called on the state governor, Godwin Obaseki to empower...
Dr. Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia – My father, my mentor, my hero
In my life, once again, I discovered that everything is connected. That life is like a jigsaw puzzle.