Obaseki’s youth agenda motivated me into politics – Idahosa
Ms Charity Idahosa, a candidate seeking to represent Oredo West Constituency at the Edo House of Assembly, says Gov. Godwin Obaseki’s decision to throw up youths in the governance system motivated her ambition. Idahosa made this disclosure while fielding questions from newsmen in Benin on Sunday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Idahosa…
Confusion hits Team Edo as athletes protest over unpaid camp allowance
All may not be well in the camp of Team Edo as the 19th National Sports Festival began yesterday in Abuja.The Guardian learnt that athletes and officials of the state initially refused to embark on the journey to Abuja on Wednesday...
ANED calls for understanding over outage in Benin
The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors, ANED, has called for better understanding in the ongoing row between the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki...
Obaseki presents N175.7b budget proposal to Edo assembly
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday presented N175.7 billion budget proposal to the state House of Assembly.
Obaseki presents N175bn 2019 budget proposal to Edo Assembly
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Monday presented a budget proposal of N175 billion for 2019 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the budget proposal is 9.2 per cent above the 2018 budget of N146 billion.
Sanusi, Obaseki, Maduka blame government for illegal migration
The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has identified failure of government as major cause of illegal migration in the country. Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, also supported that the misplacement of priorities in the management of the country’s economy was the cause of perilous journey by Nigerians through the Sahara Desert in search…
God, people, cornerstone of our policies, says Obaseki
Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, has disclosed that God and the people were the pillars of his government, which he said was doing better than distributing funds to a few cronies, because of his commitment to development.
Obaseki inaugurates eight-man governing council to reposition AAU
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated eight-member Governing Council for the state-owned Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma.
Edo to revive Nigerian Observer, other state-owned media
Edo State government is working tirelessly to revive state-owned media outfits for efficiency and to boost workers’ productivity through training and re-training.