2 hrs ago
Mother of four, pastor lover arrested over husband's alleged murder
A crack team of detectives attached to Edo State Police Command is investigating the murder of one Victor Nsongbunyo, a Deputy Manager attached to Nigeria Petroleum Development Company NPDC, Benin City, who was allegedly murdered by his wife and her pastor boy friend, penultimate Friday.
14 hrs ago
Oshiomhole presents N159.213bn 2014 budget
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has presented the state's 2014 budget estimates of N159.213 billion to the State House of Assembly for approval.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
A widower's mite for the widow
What started like the end of the world for a 40-year-old widow turned out to be the beginning of a comfortable life for Mrs Joy Ifijeh and her family.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Kudos to Governors Oshiomhole, Fashola and Orji; buta
The ideal role of a critic is to serve the best interest of society through constructive criticism by drawing the attention of leaders of society to issues which are begging for redress.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
ACEI commits $130 million to Nigeria energy sector
American Capital Energy & Infrastructure announced committed to invest up to $130 million in Azura Power Holdings Ltd., the company responsible for developing the Azura-Edo power project in Edo State, Nigeria .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Oshiomhole tasks FG agencies on payment of N2bn tax debt
GOVERNOR Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has appealed to the Head of Service of the Federation to prevail on some federal parastatals and agencies in the state to defray the outstanding N2 billion tax liabilities to the state government.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Oshiomhole reconciles with widow, splashes N2milion, a scholarship to son
GOVERNOR Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state, Monday, gave the sum of N2million to Madam Joy Oviengbede Ifije, the widow whom the Governor carpeted last week for blocking the walkways along Mission Road with her goods.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Oshiomhole explains encounter with widow, says "I regret my action"
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has apologised to the widow whose wares were confisticated at the Oba Ovonramwen Square, Benin City last week.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Spread of terrorism: Army uncovers Boko Haram's new tactics
Chief of Army Staff Lt General Azubike Ihejirika, has advised Nigerians not to panic over speculation of the spread of terrorists into other regions of the country, assuring that security moves were in top gear to monitor terrorists movements just as the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Ibrahim Attahiru also alerted Nigerians ... (more)
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Widow Bullied by a Nigerian Governor
"You're a widow, go and die!" That's what Governor Adams Oshiomhole said to widow during a sanitation exercise of Benin City with some state officials recently.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Oshiomhole inaugurates team to reposition Bendel Insurance
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has inaugurated the Interim Management Committee of the Bendel Insurance Football Club with a charge for them to reposition the club to restore its lost glory.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Tears in Edo as Akhigbe, Omo Omoruyi are laid to rest
TEARS flowed freely yesterday in Benin City, as two prominent sons of Edo State, the former Chief of General Staff, Admiral Mike Okhai Akhigbe and former Director General of the Center for Democratic Studies , Prof.Omo Omoruyi began their final journey on earth.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Festus Iyayi: They killed our comrade
By Is'haq Modibbo Kawu Many different thoughts came to my mind last week, when news of Festus Iyayi's tragic death broke.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Iyayi's family refutes N50b demand from Kogi Gov as group begs ASUU to call off strike
By SIMON EBEGBULEM BENIN CITY - THE family of the late former President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities , Prof.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
APC woos Ogbemudia, begs for support
FOLLOWING the on- going effort by the leadership of All Progressives Congress, APC, to woo Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, leaders into its fold, the leadership of the party has met with the former governor of old Bendel State, Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia, to seek his support for the new party.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Tinubu, Buhari, Masari storm Edo for Oshiomhole, APC launch
Top chieftains of the All Progressives Party including General Muhammadu Buhari, Chief Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Chief Bisi Akande, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari, former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Chief Audu Ogbeh, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, among others stormed Benin City, yesterday, to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the administration of ... (more)
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Has Oshiomhole delivered in 5 years?
The score-card of the man who prefers the simple title of Comrade Governor or Mr. Governor to the more fanciful and elegant 'Executive Governor', is a matter of intense debate among the people of the three senatorial districts in the State.