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12 Sep 2020
The Benin Royal Museum, a project being developed by the Edo State Government in collaboration with the Benin Dialogue Group, the Benin Royal Court, top Museums in Europe, among other stakeholders, is set to raise $100 million for the iconic project, which would hold restituted Benin artifacts. Representative of Benin artists in the Benin Dialogue…
2 Jul 2020
With the conclusion of nominations by the two major political parties, All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the stage is set for the Edo State
23 Dec 2019
The setting up of a National Reconciliation Committee by the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Edo State has further widened the divide within the state chapter of the party as the state governor
22 Nov 2019
As the political ferment in Edo State careens towards 2020 gubernatorial election, Governor Godwin Obaseki, who had before now played it cool
1 Nov 2019
Edo State is becoming day by day a really interesting state. The pro-Obaseki supporters and the anti-Obaseki people make the state so. The passions of the governor’ crowd, supporters and friends and the agitations of his dislikers, haters and their mob constitute at the same time joyful and angry expressions we cannot but enjoy.
14 Oct 2019
Despite commendations trailing Governor Godwin Obaseki’s recognition by the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) for his pragmatic approach to issues of basic education, his political rivals have cashed in on the development to renew their battle. 
20 Sep 2019
Ouagadougou is the capital of Burkina Faso once upon a time called the Republic of Upper Volta. It used to be a colony of France (from 1896 to 1960), and up to now France still has more than a kind of huge political, economic, and cultural control over this tiny French West African country.
16 Jul 2019
The chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State, Charles Idahosa, has cautioned against attempts to push Governor Godwin Obaseki out of the party.
23 Dec 2018
Communities affected by gully erosion in Ewu and Ibore in Esan Central Local Council of Edo State have lauded government for the concerted efforts at reclaiming gully erosion sites in the areas. Governor Obaseki secured commitments from the Federal Government, the World Bank and the European Investment Bank to remedy the gully erosion threatening parts…
7 Nov 2018
There is controversy and there is rancour and subdued anger in Edo State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC). The tension, which heightened after the just concluded primaries, is unabating. Prior to the recent impasse, there has been widespread expression of dissatisfaction and unrest leading to protests and counter-protests over the conduct of the party’s…
7 Oct 2018
The agitation for a separate clan from Uwanno by Weppa people in Etsako East Local Council had been a protracted issue for over 70 years. But the people had been unrelenting in their clamour for a clan of their own. The dream of Weppa people was eventually realised in August 2018, when the Weppa-Wanno clan,…


Australia's George Kambosos used a high-energy attack and a stinging overhand right to become the unified lightweight boxing champion with a shocking split decision victory over Teofimo Lopez on Saturday night in New York.
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Chinese police have captured a North Korean prisoner who staged a daring escape from jail in October and had been on the run for more than forty days, authorities said Sunday.
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The Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC) and Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) have signed a N2.5 billion Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the hosting of this year’s Zuma Film Festival (ZUFF).