Obaseki to create employment for 4,200 youths
In line with his electioneering campaign promise to create at least 200,000 jobs within four years, Governor Godwin Obaseki, has ordered the employment of 4,200 youths under the Edo State public works programme.
Governors, brand your states - Part 4
Okay, so cows invaded a state primary school in Edo State and the social media went crazy as the video went viral. One man even recorded his own video to express his views on the matter...
Activists urge Edo government to uphold order on Okomu Oil
The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN), representatives of the Owan and Okomu communities and a host of civil society groups have urged the Edo State government...
‘Edo Fire Service lacks capacity to tackle infernos, 10 years on’
For the past ten years, the Edo State Fire Service has not been able to successfully put off an inferno in spite of support from other fire service agency run by the private firms like the University of Benin, IDSL, and Nigerian Air Force, among others.
Edo, NIW sign MoU to establish fabrication village
The Edo State government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigeria Institute of Welding (NIW) to establish a fabrication yard in the state.Signing the MoU at the state Government House in Benin City yesterday...
Obaseki appoints Ihonvbere, Idah, Eboigbe, others as special advisers
The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has announced the appointment of Prof. Julius Ihonvbere as Chairman, Strategic Planning Team, in the Governor’s Office. A statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie disclosed this yesterday.
Edo releases list of commissioners-nominees
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has sent the names of his commissioners’ nominees to the State House of Assembly for confirmation. This was contained in a letter he sent to Speaker Justin Okonoboh.
Edo to set up sports arena in 18 LGAs
In a bid to reposition sports in Edo State, Governor Godwin Obaseki yesterday said that each of the 18 Local Government Areas of the state would have a sporting arena, adding that facilities at the Samuel Ogbemudia...