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ROLE OF YOUTHS, KEY TO NATION BUILDING – YIAGA

Benin city - Following the 14.8Million young persons that participated in 2015 general elections, Youth Initiative For Advocacy Growth and Advancement (YIAGA) has reaffirmed...

Edo, Chinsese firm seal 5,500bpd modular refinery deal

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, on Wednesday in China signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Chinese consortium for a 5,500...

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The reports flying around that leading  blogger, Linda Ifeoma Ikeji has finally  found the love of her life may not be true after all....

Bike Accident: President Buhari’s Son, Yusuf, ready to be discharged – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari, who was admitted into Cedarcrest Hospital, Abuja, following injuries he sustained in a motorcycle accident, is ready to...

Lagos Transport Reform: Stakeholders divided over proposed ban of Okada, tricycles

LAGOS- Stakeholders in the transport sector have expressed divergent opinions over outright ban on motorcycle and tricycle operations in Lagos State. Speaking at a Public...

Labour Ministry to partner ICPC, EFCC to combat corruption

ABUJA- The Ministry of Labour and Employment says it will partner with the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) and Economic...

Edo CJ frees 3 out of 1,062 awaiting trial

BENIN CITY- The Edo State Chief Judge (CJ), Justice Esohe Ikponwen, on Tuesday freed three inmates out of 1,062 awaiting trial and kept at...

President Buhari felicitates with Senate President at 55

ABUJA- President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Senate President Bukola Saraki on his 55th birthday. Buhari’s congratulatory message was contained in a statement issued by his...

Nigeria will benefit from restructuring, says Awolowo-Dosunmu

IBADAN- Dr (Mrs) Olatokunbo Awolowo-Dosunmu, Co-Chairman, African Newspapers of Nigeria Plc (ANN), on Tuesday restated calls for the restructuring of Nigeria, saying every part...

Int’l Migrants Day: Obaseki tasks world leaders on rights of legal migrants

Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has called on world leaders to respect and protect the rights of legal migrants, as the frequent...

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Osinbajo: EDPA-MIXTA Africa, EDO INTENSIFY ON EMOTAN GARDENS

BENIN CITY—AS the Edo State Government welcomes the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on a two-day visit to the state today, Edo Development and Property...

EDOCSO MARK JUNE 12 DEMOCRACY WITH SOLIDARITY WALK

Benin city - In commemoration of Democracy Day, members of Edo Civil Society Organizations (EDOCSO), a network of civil society groups in Edo state,...

PLASTIC WASTES: EDO TO CREATE JOBS- GOV. OBASEKI

Benin city - Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday disclosed plans to create jobs through recycling of plastic wastes. Governor Obaseki disclosed this to newsmen...