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28 Jun
Gloria Ofili, a senior secondary school three (SSS 3) student of Word of Faith Group of Schools, Benin City, Edo State, has emerged the winner of the N200,000 grand prize, at The Clan Quiz competition
17 Jun
Professional and amateur golfers, friends and associates of Major General Adamu Jidda will converge at the UBTH Golf Club, Benin City, Edo State for his retirement tournament scheduled for June 25, 2022
4 Jun
Music creation is an innate talent pushed out by self-discovery and the sensory thought process of expressing thoughts, beliefs, interests, life experiences and lots more in a tuneful way.
8 Mar
Coach Ronke Saliu of Owena Kings has described her team’s success at the just-concluded National Division One Handball League in Benin City, Edo State, as a result of hard work rewarded by God.
9 Feb
Twenty male and 10 female teams are expected to take part in the National Division One Handball League between February 25 and March 6 in Benin City, Edo State.
23 Sep 2021
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has commiserated with families of victims of the fatal road accident on Sakponba Road, Benin City, which reportedly claimed the lives
22 Sep 2021
A Nigerian group of artists has offered to donate artworks to the British Museum in London to encourage it to return the priceless Benin Bronzes that were looted from the city's royal court by British troops in 1897. The Ahiamwen Guild of artists and bronze casters said that it wants to change the terms of…
10 Sep 2021
With the recent passing of Sir Victor Efosa Uwaifo, recently, the global music community as well as the creative arts community has lost one of its most illustrious maestros.
9 Sep 2021
A former sports minister may have walked into troubled waters for allegedly selling land and other property belonging to Zone 2 of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development in Benin City, Edo State capital.
9 Aug 2021
Residents of Edo State have hailed Governor Godwin Obaseki for the ongoing reconstruction of textile mill road in Egor Local Government Area of the state.
4 Aug 2021
Edo State Government has suspended the Principal of Edo College, Benin City, Peter Edomwonyi, and House Master of Akenzua Hall, Oamen Stanley, over the viral social media video of abuse by...
28 Jun 2021
A 45-year-old man identified as Christopher, on Saturday night, beat his wife to death over N2,000.


NEW YORK, USA, 10 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-UN agencies appealed on Tuesday for $73 million over the next six months to provide food rations to more than 750,000 people seeking refuge in Ethiopia. The World Food Programme (WFP), UN refugee agency, UNHCR, and Ethiopian Government Refugees and Returnees Service (RRS) made the plea for assistance because without…
15 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former Permanent Secretary, Ecological Project Office (EPO), Dr Habiba Muda Lawal, as Special Adviser to the President, Policy and Coordination.
52 mins ago
Gov Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Wednesday directed Local Government Chairmen to reside within their domains and ensure peaceful coexistence in their communities.
1 hour ago
Igbo youths under the auspices of the Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL) on Wednesday warned groups and individuals promoting the presidential ambition of Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu to stay clear of the zone. President and Publicity Secretary of the group, Goodluck Ibem and Okay Nworu, in a statement, described as "unfortunate" how certain…
1 hour ago
A Chinese court rejected an appeal in a landmark sexual harassment case on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the country's fledgling #MeToo movement. Zhou Xiaoxuan stepped forward in 2018 to accuse popular state TV host Zhu Jun of forcibly kissing and groping her during her 2014 internship at the broadcaster. Her case inspired many others…