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  1. RemmyAlex

    Politics Osinbajo Commissions Edo Fertiliser Plant

    Nigeria's vice president Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has commissioned the Edo State Fertiliser and Chemical Company Limited in Auchi, Estako West Local Government Area of the state. Osinbajo was accompanied by Governor Godwin Obaseki, Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbe; his Trade and Investment...
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    Metro Nigeria: Protests Hit Edo State as 'Pure Water' Sells for N20

    The Price of sachet water, popularly known as ‘pure water’ has skyrocketed to N10 from N20 per sachet while bottled water rose from N50 to between N70 and N80 in some parts of Edo State, The Nation reports. Speaking with The Nation in Benin City, the Edo State capital, a ‘pure water’ hawker...
  3. RemmyAlex

    Metro Edo: Bus Driver Jailed For Stealing Vannete Bus

    A commercial bus driver, Oghenero Magaji, has been jailed by an Egor Magistrate’s Court for stealing a Vannete bus. Police Prosecutor, C.S.O. Nnamdi, told the court that the offence was committed on December 23, 2015, at Ugbihokho Community in Benin City, Edo State. Nnamdi informed the court...
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    Politics APC Vows To Petition EFCC, Presidency Over the Diversion of Jonathan's Campaign Rice

    All Progressives Congress in Edo State has accused members of the PDP of diverting 2KG rice meant for the state by the campaign organisation of former President Goodluck Jonathan and promised to take the evidence to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and the presidency for...
  5. RemmyAlex

    Politics Adams Oshiomhole Scraps Customary Court of Appeal

    The Edo Government on Tuesday repealed the Act establishing the Customary Court of Appeal in the state, PM news reports. Governor Adams Oshiomhole, who signed the Amendment Bill into law, said that the Customary Court of Appeal had ceased to exist in the state. He said that with the...
  6. RemmyAlex

    Politics Top 5 Most Indebited States in Nigeria

    The DMO was established on 4th October, 2000 to centrally coordinate the management of Nigeria’s debt, which was hitherto being done by a myriad of establishments in an uncoordinated fashion. This diffused debt management strategy led to inefficiencies. According to recent figures released by...
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    Metro Confusion As 2 Corpses Disappear from Morgue in Benin

    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...
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    Metro [Photo] EFCC Arrests Pastor For N200m Fraud

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested one Jonathan Ibinabo Alatoru, a self-acclaimed pastor and Chief Executive Officer, CEO, Chemtronics Nigeria Limited, for conspiracy, forgery and obtaining money by false pretense to the tune of N200m (two hundred million naira)...
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    Metro Your Performance Is Commendable, Emir Sanusi tells Oshiomhole

    Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has described the performance of Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State as commendable and satisfying during his visit to the governor at the Government House in Benin city, yesterday. “I am happy to see that you are doing well, he said. “I have been...
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    Politics I'll Publish Igbinedion's Activities, I'm not Afraid – Oshiomhole

    Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State, on Monday said he is not afraid to tell the whole world the truth about Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, the father of a former governor of the state, Lucky. Oshiomhole vowed to publish activities of the former governor in office. Lucky Igbinedion ruled Edo...
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    Politics Oshiomhole Blasts Governors: You Must Continue To Pay N18,000 Minimum Wage

    Governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, disagreed with other governors of the country on the ability of the states to pay the N18,000 minimum wage, saying they must pay. Recalling that the minimum wage was agreed between the Federal Government and the organised labour by the...
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    Metro [Photos] Old Women Protest Against Governor, Adams Oshiomhole

    Edo State governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole came under a serious attack this afternoon as young and elderly women in Benin city staged a half-naked protest against him. The women, dressed in red took to the streets of the Edo capital, saying they are protesting against the governor’s ‘unbridled...
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    Politics Oshiomhole Is The Biggest Thief In Benin - Igbinedion

    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...
  14. RemmyAlex

    Metro Shock! Ambrose Alli University Does Not Represent A University - Oshiomhole

    Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State, yesterday, confessed that the state-owned university, Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, is yet to take the shape of what a university should look like. Oshiomhole made the confession on Thursday at a town hall meeting with the people of the State in...
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    Metro Trailer Crushes And Kills Teenager In Edo State

    A teenager has been crushed to death by a trailer on Sapele road, Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State. ‎It was gathered that the late boy was a beverage seller, who sold assorted drinks and snacks along with his brother on the busy road. An eyewitness said the victim was on the verge of...
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    Politics You Cannot Govern Nigeria, Resign Now - PDP Urges Buhari

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday advised President Muhammadu Buhari to resign as the country’s President for admitting that the nation is broke. The party said the comment was a clear manifestation of president Buhari inability to lead the country. PDP described Buhari’s...
  17. RemmyAlex

    Metro Edo Court Convicts 95 Sanitation Offenders

    Two Mobile Courts sitting in Benin on Saturday convicted 95 people for various sanitation offences in the state monthly environmental sanitation exercise. Chief Magistrate Ihenyen Aigbediofe convicted 60 people at Kilometre 6, while Magistrate Osamudiamen Afe, convicted 35 people at Oredo...
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    Politics Edo PDP Chairman Narrowly Escapes Death

    Mr. Dan Orbih,the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo with his convoy narrowly escaped death in a ghastly accident at the Ewu hill, along Benin-Auchi expressway in the state. The Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Edo state, Chris Nehikhare, in a press statement released in...
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