Saturday, 13th August 2022
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5 Aug
Edo State Government has finalised the documentation and audit of the state’s forests and is embarking on the recruitment of new forest police as part of efforts to enhance security across the state.
22 Jul
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, said there was no dispute between the state government and the palace of Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, over the return of looted Benin artefacts.
28 Jun
Sportsmen and women, who participated in the just-concluded Commonwealth Games and World Athletics Championships Trials, hosted by Edo State, have applauded the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration
20 Jun
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki said, yesterday, that his government was working towards making Edo State the culture capital of Africa in his efforts to diversify the economy of the state.
20 Jun
Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State has called on fathers to treat their wives and children with honour and dignity to build successful families.
17 Jun
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed his Delta State counterpart, Ifeanyi Okowa, on his emergence as the running mate to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
9 Jun
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has assured of its government's readiness to sustain investment in technical and vocational education to drive the state’s industrial growth.
6 Jun
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has called on civil society organisations, organised private sector, donor agencies and trade groups, to support ongoing reforms aimed at engendering
25 May
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, and the United States are exploring areas of investment to sustain gains recorded by the Obaseki-led government in agriculture, economy, healthcare
14 May
Edo’s Gov. Godwin Obaseki on Friday in Benin blamed the increasing rate of drug abuse in the state on the lingering Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) strike.
3 May
Governors Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State and Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, yesterday, felicitated with Muslims on the occasion of Eid-el-Fitr
27 Apr
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has said the government is strengthening partnerships with stakeholders, including multi-national organisations, on the implementation of programmes,


The Ikom Calabar Federal High Way has been overtaken by flood, as motorists and road users were trapped in Okuni community after a heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday
8 mins ago
Kyiv and Moscow accused each other on Saturday of striking the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, which has been shelled repeatedly in the past week.
18 mins ago
Steven Gerrard won his first managerial clash with former England teammate Frank Lampard as Aston Villa beat Everton 2-1 to get off the mark in the Premier League.
44 mins ago
Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…
1 hour ago
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti on Saturday said he was surprised that German midfielder Toni Kroos did not feature on the list of 30 finalists for the Ballon d'Or.