Police destroy illegal refineries with more than 30 pits in Edo
The Police in Edo on Friday destroyed illegal refineries with more than 30 pits in Egonu community in Agbede, near Auchi.
Edo has capacity to drive economic growth, says Ighodalo
Given its geographical location, natural endowments, dedication and commitment to drive private-sector investments, Edo State has described as Nigeria’s best secret in driving growth and development in a post-oil economy.
Suspected hoodlums hack man to death
Suspected ritualists have hacked a certain Osasu John Omoruyi to death in Benin City, the Edo State capital.
Obaseki tasks researchers, govts, charities on diabetes cure
The Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has challenged world leaders, researchers and charitable organisations to join efforts in finding a cure for diabetes.
Bad roads: No reprieve in sight
Travelling from Benin City, the Edo State capital to Abuja, through Ekpoma, Okpella, through Okene has become a misadventure that many regret venturing into in the last few years.
Again, Edo pensioners protest non-payment of arrears
Despite claims by the Edo State government that it has paid over N6.2 billion gratuities and pensions since January, retirees yesterday protested the non-payment of the arrears, which they said, had accumulated to 42 months.
Stakeholders berate ERA/FoEN over alleged displacement of 60,000 farmers in Edo
Stakeholders in the agriculture sector including the Edo State Council of Agriculture and Allied Employees Union of Nigeria (AAEUN) has condemned the alleged staged protest by the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth...
Protests rock Benin City over unpaid pensions, insecurity
Aggrived pensioners and civil society groups in Edo State yesterday staged various protests in Benin City. While the pensioners protested against the arrears of unpaid pensions and gratuities, the civil society groups lamented the insecurity in the state.
Suspected robbers nabbed in Edo hospital maternity ward
Two suspected armed robbers identified as Lucky Ogbebor, 28, and Abubakar Zibiri, 27, have been arrested by personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps...