Edo establishes referral centre for rape victims, others
The Edo government yesterday concluded plans for the establishment of Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) as part of efforts by the Governor Godwin Obaseki administration to tackle the incidence of rape and other sexual assaults in the state.
Courtesy demands ex-governor informs me before coming to Edo, Obaseki insists
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki yesterday berated his predecessor and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole for not informing the state government
Edo APC: Obaseki, Oshiomhole’s loyalists square off in wait for Akande peace panel
Mixed reactions have continued to trail the possibility of the re-election of Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State amid the political unrest that has engulfed the state since he fell out with his political godfather, Adams Oshiomhole....
Group pledges support for Obaseki, Shaibu’s reelection bid
Ahead of the Edo State governorship election, the Akoko Edo Youth Leaders Forum (AYLF) yesterday passed a vote of confidence in Governor Godwin Obaseki and his deputy Philip Shaibu with a pledge to support their second term reelection bid.
Edo government condemns violence, says bomb explosion, others plot to destabilise state
The Edo State Government yesterday faulted claims that Governor Godwin Obaseki was behind the political violence that resulted in the bombing of residences of perceived political opponents within the state’s All Progressives Congress (APC).
Dare declares Edo ready for 2020 National Sports Festival
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has cleared all doubts on the state of readiness of the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin to host the 20th National Sports Festival billed to begin on March 20.
Edo APC crisis: Attacks design to embarrass Obaseki – Information Commissioner
The Commissioner for Information and Orientation in Edo, Mr Paul Ohonbamu, said on Wednesday that the incessant bombings and violent attacks in the state were designed to embarrass Gov. Godwin Obaseki.
Edo expands Agripreneur Scheme, urges communities to offer land for use
Edo State Government has called on communities with contiguous land sizes (minimum of 50 hectares) to offer their land for agricultural use under the state's Agripreneur Programme.
Group flays rising insecurity in Edo
Edo United for Homeland Empowerment has expressed worry over the deteriorating security situation in Edo State, saying incidences of kidnapping, cult-related killings and political thuggery have assumed alarming proportion.