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Babatunde Kokumo

23 Apr 2018
The Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Edwin Omoregbe, who was kidnapped last Wednesday has been freed. He was kidnapped just before Egba, near Benin City on his way from Uromi, Esan North East local government area.
20 Apr 2018
A Catholic priest in Edo State, identified as Rev. Fr. Edwin Omorogbe, of St. Paul’s Catholic Church Benin City has been reported kidnapped.He was kidnapped on Wednesday just before Egba, near Benin City on his way from Uromi.
17 Nov 2017
The Police in Edo on Friday destroyed illegal refineries with more than 30 pits in Egonu community in Agbede, near Auchi.


8 mins ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disowned a purported ad hoc staff recruitment portal for 2023 general election, describing it as fake.
55 mins ago
The remaining 23 kidnapped people from the Abuja-Kaduna train attack were freed by their abductors on Wednesday, the Nigerian military said. The train was attacked on March 28. The secretary of the Chief of Defense Staff Action Committee Prof. Usman Yusuf said the Chief of Defense Staff General Lucky Irabor,"secured the release and took custody…
1 hour ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered his government to take over operations at Europe's largest nuclear power station in the Russia-annexed region of Zaporizhzhia in southern Ukraine. "The government will ensure that the nuclear facilities at the plant... are integrated as federal property," the executive order said. The power station has been occupied by…
1 hour ago
Qatar on Wednesday announced that the number of government workers attending offices would be slashed and school hours reduced in a bid to ease congestion before and during the World Cup. With more than one million visitors expected during the November 20 to December 18 tournament, the government is anxious to keep traffic off the…
1 hour ago
President Joe Biden is "disappointed" with the OPEC+ cartel's decision to slash oil production output and believes it will hurt the world economy, the White House said Wednesday. "The president is disappointed by the shortsighted decision by OPEC+," National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and top economic advisor Brian Deese said in a statement. The supply…