Sunday, 1st October 2023


18 hours ago
It was a case of what politics tore apart, funeral brought together last Friday as political gladiators from different sides of the divide who, for a very long time, refused to see eyeball to eyeball, heartily shook hands at the Catholic Church in Igiode, Etsako East Local Council of Edo State, venue of the funeral…
3 days ago
Governor Peter Mbah of Enugu State has called on Nigerians to learn to co-exist peacefully regardless of religious beliefs, adding that doing so would promote peace and accelerate the country’s development. In an Eid-el-Maulud message issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Dan Nwomeh, Mbah congratulated the Muslim community in the state, Nigeria and…
15 Dec 2022
Workers in Edo State have been asked to work towards sustaining state government’s reforms in civil and public service. The call was made by the state Governor, Godwin Obaseki, while delivering a goodwill message at a send-off ceremony in honour of retired heads of service and permanent secretaries at Government House, Benin City. He said the…
7 Dec 2022
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has hailed the commitment and contributions of volunteers to the state, saying his government will continue to empower and support them to contribute, effectively, their quota to the development and growth of the state. The governor, according to a statement by Special Assistant to the Governor on Media Project,…
1 Dec 2022
Management of Edo Specialist Hospital (ESH), yesterday, promised free medical services to no fewer than 2,000 persons, as it unveils a healthcare package designed for Edo people in line with the vision and aspiration of Governor Godwin Obaseki. Addressing newsmen on activities to mark the free healthcare programme, tagged Edo Health Impact, the Chief Medical…
1 Dec 2022
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration will, in 2023, focus on building and staffing the proposed 20 technical colleges and other vocational training centres in the state.
29 Nov 2022
Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has appointed Dr. Don Pedro Obaseki as Director of Research, Strategy and Documentation.
23 Nov 2022
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has mourned the passing of Madam Rose Akuogbe Alenkhe, mother of the Chairman of Edo State chapter of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Festus Alenkhe.
20 Nov 2022
Journalists have expressed fears over plans by Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, to demolish and take over the press centre of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), in the state.
17 Nov 2022
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, presented N320.35 billion budget to the Edo State House of Assembly for the 2023 fiscal year, representing a 69.37 per cent increase from the N222 biliion budgeted for
14 Nov 2022
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, at the weekend, said his government, in the last six years, has reset the state, placing it on the path of sustainable growth and development.
12 Nov 2022
The News Agency of Nigeria NAN reports that the summit is organised yearly to mark the anniversary of Obaseki in office and showcase the progress being recorded in transforming the state.


25 mins ago
Communication scholars and public relations practitioners in Nigeria have declared that Artificial Intelligence (AI) cannot replace human intelligence in whatever guise. At the Annual General Meeting and Public Lecture of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Kano Chapter, the experts opined AI is designed to replace manual work effectively and quickly, and cannot override…
27 mins ago
Manchester City's shock 2-1 defeat to Wolves leaves the Premier League's top six separated by just three points.
51 mins ago
Rangers sacked manager Michael Beale on Sunday after less than a year in charge of the Glasgow giants.
57 mins ago
At least 10 Cuban migrants were killed and 25 injured on Sunday when a cargo truck carrying them overturned in southern Mexico, the latest fatal crash involving US-bound migrants, local officials reported.
58 mins ago
At least 10 Cuban migrants were killed and 25 injured on Sunday when a cargo truck carrying them overturned in southern Mexico, the latest fatal crash involving US-bound migrants, local officials reported.
59 mins ago
Liverpool on Sunday said a botched VAR decision that cost them a goal in their 2-1 defeat at Tottenham resulted in "sporting integrity being undermined".
1 hour ago
At least 13 people were killed in a fire in a Spanish nightclub on Sunday morning, officials said, with fears the toll could still rise as rescue workers sift through the debris.
1 hour ago
The Kogi State Police Command says it has begun investigations into the circumstances that led to the killing of a supporter of the All Progressives Congress in Kotonkarfe, Kogi LGA of Kogi State on Saturday.
1 hour ago
After 72 days of intense competition in the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality television show Season 8 tagged ‘Big Brother Naija All Star’, Ilebaye Precious Odiniya has emerged as the winner of the show.
1 hour ago
Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen has declared that his love for the Napoli badge is unwavering despite his travails at the club in the last one week.