Border Drill: Benin Republic unrepentant — FG
The Federal Government has accused the Republic of Benin of being recalcitrant in its importation of prohibited goods for ultimate dumping into Nigeria’s market in spite of the partial border closure order.
20 tech start-ups get Obaseki’s N10m grant
In fulfilment of the promise to stimulate productivity among youths to contribute to the state’s budding economy, Governor Godwin Obaseki, has provided a N10 million grant each for 20 tech start-ups in Edo State
Five things to know about Africa's CFA franc
The CFA franc, a seven-decade-old currency shared by more than a dozen states in West Africa, has found itself in the spotlight over calls for it to be scrapped.
Stakeholders decry illegal sand mining, task government on collaboration
Stakeholders in Nigeria’s mining industry have decried the spate of illegal sand mining in the country, stressing the need for government to strengthen the synergy
Police deny robbery attempt at CBN in Benin
The Edo Police Command has denied reports of a robbery attempts at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Benin. DCP Ayoola Ajala, Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of operations, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday...
Nigeria, Liberia, 10 others at risk of public safety, health, food security - Report
Nigerians have been listed as part of the 1.05 billion people globally, who are at the risk of suffering from public safety, health,
Travellers decry menace of security checkpoints on parlous Enugu/Anambra roads
Various security checkpoints mounted by the army and police on the dilapidated old Enugu/Onitsha expressway are compounding the woes of travellers who spend several hours on the Ugwuoba/Enugu axis and Amansea/Anambra borders to other parts of the country.
Court restrains Edo government from demolishing hotel
A Benin High Court has restrained the Edo Government and its agents from demolishing a hotel belonging to a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in the state, Tony Adun.
Iyase-Odozi set for Uhunmwen Whe Ehinmwen in Benin
A solo travelling show on Benin iconography and semiotics, Uhunmwen whe ehinmwen, by Princess Theresa Oghogho Iyase-Odozi of GreenHouse Art Empowerment Centre, in collaboration with Crowne Art Gallery will open on October 26 at The Hexagon, Crowne Art Gallery, GRA, Benin City, Edo State.