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18 Sep
Osaze Iyare and Deborah Otabor, last weekend, beat the field to win the Kingsley Okunbo @ 60 Invitational Golf Tournament, which was held at Benin Club Golf Section,
15 Sep
Recall that the Federal Government had promised to take temporarily custody of the 1,130 Benin artefacts, returned by Germany when the objects were reparated, pending the completion
23 Aug
About 50 street beggars, mentally-challenged people and other destitute persons have been evacuated and rehabilitated by Edo State government, in major streets and markets within Benin metropolis.
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.


3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the leadership of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum over the reported cases of flood across the country.
4 hours ago
Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
5 hours ago
A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
5 hours ago
Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
6 hours ago
The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.