Edo pledges security as tourists visit for 288-year-old Aba festival
Edo State government at the weekend promised adequate security for expected tourists as Igarra, Akoko-Edo local council holds its 288-year-old Aba festival, which would draw tourists from across the globe to the community.
Encomiums as Justice Obaseki is buried
Brought in a chocolate casket, with pall bearers in all-white attire, he was laid to rest about†12:15p.m.,†with his children and his nephew, Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki, performing the dust to dust ceremony at the grave side.
NDE to partner Edo government on jobs creation initiatives
The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) and Edo State government have agreed to collaborate on creating jobs for the unskilled and unemployed in the state.
Edo to collaborate with bodies to check migration
Represented by the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Prof. Yinka Omoregbe, he explained that the state government would inaugurate a task force on anti-trafficking later in the month.
Obaseki approves special bursary for visually challenged students
Obaseki stressed the need for quality educational system for persons with disabilities and promised that a special education department would be established at the College of Education, Abudu or the Tayo Akpata University of Education, Ekiadolor.
Government cautions states against new loans as local debt hits N3tr
Patience Oniha, gave the advice yesterday in Abuja when the Edo State governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, visited to congratulate her on her recent appointment as the new debt manager for the country.
Edo partners NIFOR on capacity building, inaugurates committee on Health Insurance Scheme
In another development, Governor Godwin Obaseki has inaugurated a committee to design the framework for a world class health insurance scheme (Edo Health Insurance Scheme) that will be the pride of Edo people and the African continent.
Edo partners NIFOR on capacity building
The governor made this disclosure in Benin City when he received the management of the institute, which paid him a courtesy visit at Government House.
Obaseki orders arrest of teachers over examination malpractice
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday ordered the arrest of some school teachers who were allegedly involved in manipulation of the primary six school leaving certificate examinations.