Sunday, 27th November 2022
Breaking News:

benin city

9 Sep 2020
Last year, the story of Memunatu Musa, a 14-year-old pupil of Enikaro Primary School, in Benin City, Edo State, given out in marriage as a child-bride to a 50-year-old man in Katsina State...
23 Jun 2020
Tears flowed freely as traders stood aghast gazing over rubbles of the famous Oba Market in Benin City, Edo State, which was gutted by fire yesterday morning.
2 Jun 2020
A non-governmental organisation, Women Supporting Women Network (WSWN) has declared that gender-based violence has been prevalent in the country due to women’s culture
18 Feb 2020
Eight persons were burnt beyond recognition after the vehicle they were traveling in was involved in an accident on Sunday along the Benin-Ekpoma-Auchi expressway. The victims were reportedly returning from a ceremony in Benin City.
2 Dec 2019
It was with a sense of tragic sorrow that I read the vacuous reactions of some Nigerians to an announcement by the B.I.C. Ijomah Center for Policy Studies and Research at the University of Nigeria Nsukka
1 Dec 2019
When a Cambridge University college said on Thursday it would return an antique statue of a cockerel to Benin City, capital of Edo State, Nigeria, more than 120 years after British colonial forces looted it...
19 Nov 2019
An Ikeja Special Offences Court, Lagos, has fixed December 10, 2019, for the trial of an oil marketer, Ayodeji Ibrahim Oluokun, who was charged over alleged issuance of dud cheques valued $1.6 million.
16 Nov 2019
Although a graduate of Mass Communication from Benson Idahosa University, Benin City, Edo State, Miss Genevieve Tambari Fadeh opted to become a chef after a stint in the Customer Service Department of Globacom Limited. Today, she is proud of that taking that bold step, as she has been able to grow her U-Don-Chop catering outfit…
29 Oct 2019
Governor Ben Ayade has inaugurated the Cross River State Judicial Service Commission. Performing the ceremony yesterday in Benin City, the governor, who was represented by his deputy, Prof. Ivara Esu
20 Oct 2019
Host of the next edition of the National Sports Festival, Edo State, yesterday, in Benin City, unveiled the mascot, five ambassadors and the theme song for the festival.
17 Oct 2019
The policy of no cooking in some private institutions in the country is currently causing ripples among students who appealed to authorities concerned to have a rethink. Undergraduates in private universities are threatened with suspension if caught cooking in their hostels or with any cooking utensils.
11 Oct 2019
Wife of the Managing Director, Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Mrs. Francisca Okhiria, has regained her freedom after about 13 days in the kidnappers’ den.


5 mins ago
Fifty-Five years after innocent Asaba indigenes were callously massacred in the fratricidal Nigerian Civil War, the first major show on this tragic contour opens today at Red Door Gallery...
8 mins ago
The Chief of Naval Staff and Chancellor, Admiralty University of Nigeria (ADUN), Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo, has promised to offer automatic employment to the Presidential Amnesty Programme students..
8 mins ago
To mark its 40th anniversary celebration, FoodCo has launched two new retail outlets in Idi-Aba and Ita-Oshin, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
21 mins ago
The President of the Healthcare Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Dr. Pamela Ajayi, has said Nigerians in the Diaspora, including healthcare workers training and practising abroad....
21 mins ago
I am Sister Ngozi Ekwu. I reside at Surulere, Lagos, but joined the Lord’s Chosen Christmatic Revival Ministries in 2010 and I thank God for that decision.