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.
Edo opens Oba of Benin tourney’s doors to foreign stars
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has revealed that plans are on to make the annual Oba of Benin Invitational Golf Tournament an international competition.The competition is currently open to golfers from clubs within Nigeria...
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.
Obaseki, others to grace CIBN investiture
The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, and other eminent personalities will grace this year’s investiture of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN).
Okowa, Obaseki to grace final of Felix Anirah football tournament in Sapele
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and his Edo State counterpart, Godwin Obaseki, are expected to grace the final of this year’s Felix Anirah football tournament (FAFT), which will hold on October 27 at the Sapele Township Stadium.
20 feared killed in Edo cult clash
More than 20 persons have been feared killed in different parts of Benin City and its environs in a renewed clash between rival cult groups. An ad-hoc worker of the Edo State-owned Public Work Volunteer, whose identity could not be confirmed, was killed at his duty post at the popular Third Junction in Benin City.
Using pardons as a political tool
Following a request by Godwin Obaseki, the Governor of Edo State, President Buhari has expressed a willingness to grant a presidential pardon to the late Professor Ambrose Alli, former Governor of Bendel State (now Edo and Delta States).
Obaseki’s Aide appeals to individuals, organisations to support returnees
Mr Solomon Okoduwa, an aide to Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, has appealed to corporate organisations, individuals, and international donors, to assist the government in its effort to resettle and empower the state’s returnees from Libya.
Group trains youths on skills to boost human capital development in Edo
Committed to capacity building and industrialisation of Esanland, a socio-cultural and nonpartisan group under the aegis Esan Professionals (AEP) has trained some youths from the area in human capital development as part of its contribution to boost economy of Edo State.
‘Those who ‘killed’ Bendel Insurance FC must not return to Edo Sports Commission’
As the people of Edo State await Governor Godwin Obaseki’s appointment of officials into the newly formed Edo Sports Commission, former Golden Eaglets and Super Falcons’ Coach, Godwin Izilien has advised against bringing back some people who, he alleged, ‘killed’ Bendel Insurance Football Club.