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The management of the Stella Obasanjo Hospital, Benin, Edo State, has dismissed the allegation that the corpse of a former Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly, Dr Osaretin Osadolor, was stolen from the hospital. This came less than 24 hours after relatives of the deceased stormed the...
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A 10-year-old girl, allegedly defiled by a 50-year-old man and his son, aged 16, yesterday, narrated how the men always tempted her with N20 whenever they wanted to sleep with her.
She said: “Sometimes, they will even beg me to buy recharge card for them to lure me to their house.”
The Police Command in Edo on Tuesday in Benin announced the arrest of 28 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers and cultists terrorising the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Johnson Kokumo, announced this while briefing the media on the command’s activities in the last two weeks. Kokumo...
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Imasuen Richie was one of the youngmen who left Nigeria for Libya in 2016 with a view to finally land in Europe in search of greener pastures.
But sadly, he found himself inside the Libyan prison after he was sold as a slave.
It was in that situation that he met CNN crew who came into the...
A 14-year-old 4th grade school boy has been killed by a lion in a private zoo in Bohicon, Benin Republic The sad incident occurred on the 6th of March, 2018, when the boy was trying to carry out a maintenance check on thier cage. It was gathered …
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Paul Aigbogun has revealed that he was not surprised by Enyimba defeated Energie FC in Wednesday’s CAF Confederation Cup First Round. Goals from Stanley Dimgba and Austin Oladapo helped the People’s Elephant to a 2-0 win against the Benin Republic side. And the club’s handler has given the...
French President, Francois Hollande, who arrived Aso Rock Villa, Abuja on Saturday is currently holding talks with President Mohammadu Buhari over the incessant menace of Boko haram in Nigeria.
According to Guardian, President Buhari is currently ting talks on Boko Haram with Hollande, leaders...
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Cotonou, the Republic of Benin for the the 11th Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Niger Basin Authority.
The president who arrived Cotonou International Airport at about half past two Friday afternoon was received by a high powered...
It was a day of sorrow on Saturday following a fatal accident involving a commuter bus which occurred along Benin expressway.
According to reports, the bus which left Itam park in Akwa Ibom state yesterday morning -crashed along the highway (cause unknown) and busted into flames -with many...
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike addressed thousands of supporters who thronged the Port Harcourt International Airport to receive him on Thursday, following his trip from Abuja.
He described the nullification of his election as a temporary setback, saying that God's will and the...
Policemen yesterday averted a breakdown of law and order at the Central Hospital, Benin City, following the mysterious disappearance of two corpses from the hospital morgue.
Owners of the corpses reportedly went to the hospital to collect them on Thursday for burial, but found out that they...
Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari and the President of Benin Republic, Boni Yayi, met on Tuesday in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, to discuss the fight against Boko Haram terrorist group, ChannelsTV reports.
At the meeting, President Yayi pledged to deploy 800 military men to help fight...
The Kwara State Government has denied media claims of an invasion and occupation of 16 villages in the state by a neighbouring country.
The state government, in a statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Communication, Alhaji Mahmud Ajeigbe, said the affected villages of Okuta...
Mr. Lucky Igbinedion, a former Governor of Edo State, said Governor Adams Oshiomhole lives in a glass house, accusing him of being ‘the biggest thief in Benin’.
Igbinedion made this accusation Saturday in a statement he personally signed.
He was responding to Oshiomhole’s accusation that he...
A mobile court sitting in Benin on Wednesday convicted a motorist, Ayo Okundaye, for attempting to bribe a Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Marshal with N500.
The Magistrate, Mr Friday Igbinosa, who found Okundaye guilty of the three-count charge of driving without a number plate, being in...