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31 Mar
Chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Reconciliation Committee, Comrade Philip Shaibu, who is also Edo State deputy governor, has called on members of the All Nigerian Football Players Union (ANFPU) and the Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria (PFAN) to bury the hatchet and settle lingering issues, which has hampered the smooth running and progress of the unions.
19 Jan
The Edo State Government has charged operatives of the State Security Vigilante Network to ensure protection of life and property, eschew violence and discharge their duties within the ambit of the laws.
13 Jan
Edo State deputy governor, Philip Shaibu, has given reasons why players of the state’s female club, Edo Queens, were placed on equal pay alongside their male counterparts, Bendel Insurance.
11 Jan
As Shaibu visits Igueben communities over attacks on station Amid kidnappings, attacks and destruction of railway infrastructure, the Federal Government has disclosed plans to establish Nigerian Railway and host communities security committees to tackle armed attacks on railway infrastructure and passengers in the country. The move by Federal Government was unfolded as Edo State Deputy…
9 Jan
Memories of last year’s deadly Abuja-Kaduna train attack were rudely awakened on Saturday evening, following an attack at Igueben train station, in Igueben Local Council of Edo State.
31 Dec
To commemorate the 2022 Igue Festival, Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, along with his deputy, Comrade Philip Shaibu, Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie and other top government functionaries, paid a courtesy...
31 Dec
The Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has dismissed remarks credited to the National Vice Chairman (South South) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Dan Orbih, which accused Governor Godwin Obaseki...
28 Sep 2022
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, launched Edo State tourism master plan, designed to make the state the choice destination among global tourists.
15 Aug 2022
Edo State’s Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, at the weekend announced his exit from professional football. Until his retirement, Shaibu was a player of Bendel Insurance FC,...
12 Jul 2022
The Edo State government has disclosed plans to host local tournaments for 15 sporting competitions in line with the government’s sports development drive.
1 Jul 2022
Edo State acting Governor, Philip Shaibu, yesterday, said the state government would continue to prioritise investment in education, health, security, agriculture and other critical sectors of the state economy...
10 Apr 2022
As part of efforts aimed at re-inventing the golden era of sports, the Edo State government has organised a retreat for members of the newly constituted Edo State Sports Commission, with a mandate to evolve a master plan that will quicken sports growth across the state


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The National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited Wednesday morning officially increased fuel pump price to more than N500 in different parts of the country. Our correspondent gathered that NNPC station pegged fuel price at N537 per litre in Abuja. Nigeria President Bola Tinubu during his inaugural address on Monday announced that petrol subsidy was gone with…
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Chicken lollipop is a popular and delicious appetizer or snack that is commonly found in Indo-Chinese cuisine. It is made by marinating chicken wings or drumettes, shaping them into lollipop-like shapes, and then deep-frying them to achieve a crispy and flavorful exterior. Here's a description of the chicken lollipop recipe: INGREDIENTS Chicken Lollipops Eggs Turmeric…
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Artillery blasts rang out Wednesday in Khartoum, after the Sudanese army suspended its participation in US and Saudi-brokered ceasefire talks, accusing its paramilitary foes of failing to honour their commitments. The mediators of the talks in the Saudi Red Sea city of Jeddah have acknowledged repeated violations of the truce by both sides but have…
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The governor of Abia State, Alex Otti, has ordered the immediate suspension of all kinds of transport levies. The directive is contained in a statement by Otti’s spokesperson, Ferdinand Ekeoma, on Wednesday. Ekeoma said the state government has directed the immediate suspension of all types of transport levy payable imposed on tricycles, buses, taxis, and…