Friday, 19th August 2022
Breaking News:


2 days ago
The Managing Director, Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), Funke Osibodu, yesterday, disclosed that the firm lost N750 million in one month due to what she described
2 days ago
The Edo State Government has said all road construction projects across the state are ongoing, noting that the pace of work at the various construction sites have been slowed
11 Aug
The Federal Government says the 1,130 stolen Benin bronzes and other artefacts to be repatriated to Nigeria will make a tour of schools and the country as a whole.
3 Aug
The name Dr Vena Arielle AHOUANSOU is not in anyone's lexicon at the moment, but that may change in the coming years, thanks to her singular idea of transforming Africa's primary healthcare culture.
21 Jul
President, Auchi Indigenes Club (AIC) Benin, Dauda Momodu, yesterday, called on Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, to fulfill his promise by siting a passport office at Auchi, the administrative headquarter of Estako-West Council of the state.
14 Jul
Class of 1982 of Saint Maria Goretti Girls Grammar School, Benin City has appealed to Edo State Government to return the school to the Catholic Mission to enhance the education of the girl child.
9 Jul
FineDope, like every diamond startup out there, kicked off with an idea shared among two futuristic, creative, and hardworking individuals named Favour Chinedu Chukwuedu
28 Jun
Edo State acting Governor, Philip Shaibu, has condemned the killing of a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Christopher Odia, in Ikabigbo, Etsako West Council of the state.
23 Jun
Four African countries, Ghana, Botswana, Togo and the Benin Republic are expected to participate in the relay events, as the national trials organised by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria...
20 Jun
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki said, yesterday, that his government was working towards making Edo State the culture capital of Africa in his efforts to diversify the economy of the state.
17 Jun
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) faces an uphill, but surmountable task, as it moves to produce two teams at the national trials in Benin City to represent the country
14 Jun
Chief Medical Director of Igbinedion University Teaching Hospital (IUTH), Okada, Prof. Nosakhare Bazuaye, yesterday, called for concerted efforts toward curbing Lassa fever in the country.


2 hours ago
Mr Yakubu Lawal, Nasarawa State Commissioner of Information, Culture and Tourism that was abducted by gunmen has regained freedom.
3 hours ago
A man was injured and a woman was in serious condition after a shooting in a shopping centre in southern Sweden on Friday, police said.
4 hours ago
South Africa's largest ethnic group, the Zulus, will on Saturday crown a new king following a year of feuding over who should ascend to the throne of the country's most influential traditional monarchy.
5 hours ago
NEW YORK, USA, 19 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Countries should consider giving a second COVID-19 vaccine booster to older persons, pregnant women, health workers, people with weaker immune systems and those at higher risk of severe disease, experts appointed by the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.  The recommendation comes in a statement issued by the Strategic…
5 hours ago
Some civil servants in the South East have called for the reform of the National Housing Fund (NHF) to make the agency meet up its mandate of housing provision.