Behold! Obaseki’s List of 18 Commissioners’

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has sent the list of his commissioner-nominees to the State House of Assembly for confirmation. The Governor, in a letter to the Speaker of…

Expression Of Interest For Bitumen To Commence By June – Fayemi

By: Olajide Toriola Expression of interest by prospective investors in the country’s bitumen project would commence within the next three months, the Minister of Mines and Steel development, Dr Kayode…

BEDC Announces 39,000 Meter Roll Out, Pledges Improved Service

By: Akin Akinremi Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC) has announced 39,000 meter roll out for the first half of 2017 in compliance with the directive of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory…

Pension for Nigerians in Diaspora Soon – PTAD, Dabiri-Erewa

By: Olajide Toriola As the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), is proposing a programme that will capture Nigerian pensioners who had served their country diligently, Nigerians in the Diaspora have…

Update: Police Close in on Turkish School Students’, Staff Abductors Hide-Out

By: Olajide Toriola It was learnt yesterday that the police have discovered where the kidnappers who abducted 10 students and staff of the Nigerian Turkish International College are keeping their…

N300million Mansion for Oshiomhole, Odubu, Others Immoral, Says Edo PDP, SERAP

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’s House of Assembly,…

After Appointing SSG, Chief of Staff, CPS, Obaseki Picks New Chief Judge

Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has appointed Justice Esther Ikponmwen as the new Chief Judge of the state, two days after appointing the Secretary to the State Government, Chief of…

Oshiomhole Grants Reprieve to Man Who Assaulted Him, Another Who Impersonated His Wife

In a rare show of forgiveness, Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole granted reprieve to a man jailed for assaulting him, promising to send him to school to become “somebody in…

Ambode Praises Oshiomole, Grants University Scholarship to 2 Best Graduating Students in Edo

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday praised Governor Adams Oshiomhole for the people-oriented projects commissioned at the twilight of his administration, saying the completion of the projects at a…

Buhari Tells Oshiomhole: We Must Find Important National Assignment for You

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Benin commended outgoing Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State for a job-well done, assuring him that the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) will find…