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    Tribunal Admits Additional Documentary Evidence From Edo PDP

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    The Edo Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Benin City has admitted in evidence, an additional 1307 copies of the INEC forms EC8A, being the verified polling unit/voting Centre result sheets for additional local governments in the state. The forms were for polling units/voting centres in Owan West, Esan Central, Ikpoba-Okha, Oredo, Esan Southeast,Uhunwonde, Esan West…

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    Police Inspector Kill Timber Dealer In Edo

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    A police Inspector, whose identity could not be ascertained as at press time, has been arrested for allegedly shooting  a timber merchant,  Mr. Imafidon Ogbebor to death at Igbobor village in Ovia North East local government. The police Inspector said to be attached to the Iguobazuwa Police Division, was said to have shot the late…

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    My Trip To China Was Investment-Driven – Obaseki

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    Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki said that his administration was ready to partner both local and foreign investors in the area of power generation, agriculture and industrialization of the state. Obaseki said this shortly after attending the graduation ceremony of the class of 2016 trainee and technicians of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company, (BEDC) Plc…

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  • Oba Of Benin Suspends Chief Priest Over Traditional Stool

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    The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Oba Ewuare II, has suspended the Isiekhure, a top palace chief for negligence of duties and usurping the powers of the traditional stool. The Benin Traditional Council while addressing newsmen yesterday at the Oba’s Palace, explained that the duties of Isiekhure originally belonged to Ihama who travelled alongside…

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    Edo Etsako By-election: Edo Apc, Pdp In Supremacy Battle

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    As Edo State chapter of the All progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), square up to test might for the vacant Etsako Federal Constituency come January 28, 2017, PATRICK OCHOGA takes a look at the parties and their chances Barely five months after the fierce September 28 2016, Edo Governorship Election,…

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  • Oba Of Benin Suspends Chief Priest

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    The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Oba Ewuare II, has suspended the Isiekhure, a top palace Chief for negligence of duties and usurping the powers of the traditional stool. The Benin Traditional Council while addressing journalists on Tuesday at the Oba’s palace, explained that the duties of Isiekhure originally belonged to Ihama who travelled…

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  • Return NDDC To Presidency, ANEEJ Task FG

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    The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ), on Tuesday charged the Federal Government to return the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to the presidency so that the negotiating instruments that will stimulate development, peace and goodwill in the region will be strengthened. This call was made by ANEEJ executive director, the Rev David Ugolor,…

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