Monday, 8th August 2022
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Edo State

3 days ago
The redoubtable Adams Oshiomhole, two-time governor of Edo State, was elected national chairman of APC in 2018.
1 Aug
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said the state is poised to bridge, at least, 20 per cent supply gap of Nigeria’s oil palm market with the inflow of investment into the state through Edo State Oil Palm Programme (ESOPP).
12 Jul
The Police in Edo, on Tuesday, disclosed that they shot and killed a notorious armed robbery suspect, recovered one pump action gun and 5 live cartridges in a gun duel in Benin.
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
8 Jun
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, launched the state Telemedicine Hub at Ugbor Primary Health Centre (PHC) in Oredo Council of the state.
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.
20 May
Says opacity causing confusion, divisiveness The All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirant for Owan West Constituency in the Edo State House of Assembly, Omua Victoria Amu, has raised alarm over the “curious silence” the party has adopted one week after completing its screening exercise for all aspirants. In a statement signed by the Director General of…
18 May
Social political group, under the aegis of Esan South East for Justice, yesterday, raised the alarm over the alleged removal of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State, Kenneth Imansuangbon, from the national delegates list, describing the action as criminal and undemocratic.
18 May
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has approved the appointment of Col. Kole Oshoriamhe Omomia (rtd) as coordinator, Edo State Security Vigilante Network.
13 May
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said his government will sustain investment in nursing education, ensuring that the state’s newly upgraded College of Nursing Sciences grooms medical professionals to sustain ongoing reforms in the healthcare system.
11 May
A group, Akoko-Edo Collectives, says it is putting in place a formidable structure across the entire six local government areas to mobilize support for the senatorial ambition of former Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adam Oshiomhole. The group in a statement signed by the group’s Coordinator, Comrade Samuel Bello said the election of Oshiomhole, a…
2 May
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has approved N40,000 as new minimum wage for workers in the state, in commemoration of this year’s Workers’ Day.


32 mins ago
An attacker stabbed 10 people to death in Kerman province in southern Iran due to "personal differences", before being arrested by police, state media reported Monday.
44 mins ago
Six migrants were found dead at sea and others were missing after their boat sank Monday off the coast of Algeria, local television reported, adding six survivors were rescued.
44 mins ago
Nigerian artiste, Kizz Daniel (real name:Oluwatobilola Daniel Anidugbe) has been arrested by the Tanzania police for a breach of contract. The Buga singer who was billed to perform at his own concert tagged “Afro Classic World Tour” simply did not show up. Early today, videos of the concert goers destroying properties in the concert surfaced…
49 mins ago
Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka on Monday condemned a viral video on social media showing members of the Pyrates Confraternity mocking the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu during a procession. Soyinka in a statement said he was appalled at the lyrics of the song. In the video, the Pyrates’ members…
52 mins ago
A Sri Lankan court on Monday released on bail top leftist trade union leader Joseph Stalin, whose arrest had sparked international condemnation and widespread protests.