Edo names fish production as ‘New Oil’
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to boost fish production, describing the venture as the ‘new oil’ of Nigeria’s agricultural subsector.
Edo APC’s rally to welcome Ize-Iyamu flops
Hundreds of youths in Edo State yesterday ensured that the planned rally by some factional members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) spearheaded by its National Chairman, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole
Obaseki not ready for settlement - Oshiomhole
The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday said that Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo was not ready for the amicable resolution of the crisis rocking the party in the state. Oshiomhole made this known while briefing newsmen in Benin shortly after receiving Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu in his residence in…
Oshiomhole, Obaseki differ as police suspend APC rally in Edo
The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has directed the immediate suspension of the proposed mega rally billed to be held today in Benin by a faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State...
Edo PDP cautions APC against heating up polity
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo state yesterday condemned the grandstanding of the various factions of the APC with regards to the factional rally scheduled for tomorrow, alleging that thugs were being imported from Kogi State to cause violence in the state.
Obaseki, Oshiomhole’s fence mending breaks down
Efforts by well-meaning individuals and stakeholders in Edo State, including the clergy, to reconcile Governor Godwin Obaseki and the national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, seems to have hit the rocks.
Edo assembly passes N179.2bn budget for 2020
The Edo House of Assembly on Wednesday passed the state 2020 Appropriation Bill of N179.2 billion. This followed a motion by House Leader, Mr Roland Asoro and seconded by Mr Ephraim Aluebhosele, member representing Igueben at plenary in Benin.
Between Obaseki and Oshiomhole: Matters arising
There has been some disquiet in Edo State and indeed, in the country over the palpable lack of rapprochement between the former governor of Edo State and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and the current governor of the State..
Don’t be victim of political jobbers, APC chieftain tells Obaseki
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Maj. Gen. Cecil Esekhaigbe (rtd.) has admonished Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki to be wary of the antics of political jobbers so as not to fall their victim.
Obaseki congratulates deputy at 50
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has congratulated his Deputy, Comrade Philip Shaibu, on his 50th birthday celebration.