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25 Dec 2020
The Second Republic (1979-1983) without a doubt was the glory days of Esan excellence. The development inclination of the Esan people was demonstrated under the leadership of Professor Ambrose Alli...
10 Jul 2019
The Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Frank Okiye, yesterday urged the House of Representatives not to allow itself to be used by anyone to achieve their personal agenda. This came as the federal lawmakers adopted a motion under matters of urgent importance sponsored by Prof. Julius Ihonvbere at the plenary presided over by…
1 Dec 2018
The 17th century English poet and playwright, remarkably one of the greatest wordsmiths that ever lived, must have penned the enduring lines with the likes of the political gladiator, inimitable party administrator and aficionado, Chief (Dr) Anthony Akhakon Anenih, the Iyasele of Esanland, in mind.
28 Nov 2018
Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday joined other Nigerians in paying tribute to the late elder statesman, Chief Tony Anenih. In a tribute during the requiem and a session of tributes in honour of the famed ‘Mr. Fix It’ of Nigeria’s politics ...
23 Nov 2018
National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday claimed that he settled his differences with Tony Anenih, before his death. Oshiomhole who paid a condolence visit to the family of Anenih in Abuja, said the late statesman would be sorely missed, not only by the PDP but the citizenry in Edo State.…
29 Oct 2018
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has described former Chairman, Board of Trustees (BOT) of the party, late Chief Tony Anenih as an outstanding leader who would be greatly missed in the polity.
28 Oct 2018
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has condoled with the government and people of Edo State over the demise of elder statesman, Chief Tony Anenih who died on Sunday at the age of 85. Dogara, in a condolence message on Sunday in Abuja, described Chief Anenih’s death as a huge loss not…
9 Aug 2018
Sir: At 85, the Iyasele (Prime Minister) of Esanland, Chief Anthony Akhakon Anenih has fulfilled the famous quote of Voltaire, to wit: God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well. Truly, Pa Anenih is an embodiment of the mercies of God and the…
27 May 2017
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, led other eminent Nigerians to Uromi, country home of the former chairman, Board of Trustees of People Democratic Party...
19 Apr 2017
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has commiserated with the former Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tony Anenih on the death of his wife.
16 Apr 2017
In continuation of the call for openness and transparency, Elder statesman and Chairman of Northern Elders Council (NEC), Alhaji Tanko Yakassai has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari...
14 Apr 2017
The ownership of the building where huge amounts of cash were recovered in local and foreign currencies on Wednesday was yesterday greeted with controversy as some prominent Nigerians have been mentioned in connection with the money.


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The Police Command in Lagos State says it will arrest both motorcyclists and passengers as part of measures to enforce the ban on commercial motorcycle operations in the state.
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Five people, including four members of the same family, were killed in a tourist plane crash in the French Alps on Saturday, rescue services said.
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Former President Goodluck Jonathan has faulted the hearing of arbitrations for the contracts entered by the Federal Government with International Organizations in the United Kingdom.
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The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday confirmed the rescue of one person, and the recovery of one dead person in a two-storey building that collapsed at Freeman Road, Lagos Island...
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Five soldiers and 30 "terrorists" were killed in fighting in northern Burkina Faso after the suspected jihadists attacked a military base in large numbers on Saturday, the army said.