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Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State ordered the arrest of some school teachers involved in alleged manipulation of the Primary Six School leaving certificate

Exam Malpractice: Governor Obaseki orders arrest of crooked teachers

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State ordered the arrest of some school teachers involved in alleged manipulation of the Primary Six School leaving certificate...

The recession is God's handiwork - Oyegun

The recession is God’s handiwork – Oyegun

In an event held to honour titans in agriculture by the Association of Deans of Agriculture of Nigerian Universities, ADAN, in Benin City, the National Chairman of APC,...

Fulani herdsmen gang rape woman, beat up husband

On Sunday, some Fulani herds­men invaded Ubuneke- Ivbiaro Com­munity in Owan East local government area of Edo state, raping a married woman and inflicting serious...

Edo: Police arrests Pastor who planted bomb in his church

Edo: Police arrests Pastor who planted bomb in his church

Men of the Edo State Police Command have arrested one Abel Eku, a 57-year old pastor with the Christ Chosen Church of God in Benin for planting explosives inside...

PDP vexed as Oshiomhole takes biggest pension ever

PDP vexed as Oshiomhole takes biggest pension ever

The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has condemned the recent amendment to the pension rights of former governors and Deputy governors by the state...

Ozubulu Carnage: We must investigate this matter properly - Oba of Benin

Oba of Benin ascends the throne as Ewuare II

The newly crowned monarch of the ancient Benin Kingdom will be known as Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku’ Akpolokpolo Ewuare II. He unveiled his official title today at the...

EFCC arraigns Edo deputy governor’s brother for fraud

EFCC arraigns Edo deputy governor’s brother for fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arraigned Joseph Odubu and his company, Even Handed Services Limited in a Federal High Court, Benin. A statement...

Edo declares 5 Days mourning period for Late Oba

Edo declares 5 Days mourning period for Late Oba

In order to honour the Oba of Benin who recently passed away, the Edo State government has declared a five day mourning period starting from Tuesday, May 3, 2016 to...

Edo House of Assembly Speaker, deputy impeached

Edo House of Assembly Speaker, deputy impeached

Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Victor Edoror, and his deputy, Bright Osayande,  have been impeached by 16 of the 24 members of the assembly on Tuesday...

Pius Odubu Escapes Assassination attempt

Pius Odubu Escapes Assassination attempt

Reports say Dr. Pius Odubu, the deputy Governor of Edo state  escaped assassination by gunmen who opened fire on him and his entourage in Auchi, Etsako West Local...