• Edo’ll produce 100 millionaires in 4 years, says Obaseki

    Edo’ll produce 100 millionaires in 4 years, says Obaseki

    According to reports, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Godwin Obaseki, has said he will produce over 100 millionaires in the state in four years when elected as governor in the September 28 election.

    Obaseki who stated this while speaking with the Grassroots Initiative, GYI, in Ikpoba Okha local government area said Edo is work to finish and urged the people use their Permanent Voters Card, PVC to actualise the peoples-oriented plans already laid down.

    According to him, […]

  • ‘Over 18, 000 farmers return to farm in Borno after 4 years insurgency’

    ‘Over 18, 000 farmers return to farm in Borno after 4 years insurgency’

    The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Borno Chapter, on Wednesday said over 18, 000 rice farmers in the state will cultivate their farms in 2016 after four years of insecurity.

    The state AFAN Secretary, Salihu Aliyu, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri.

    He said that many farmers had returned to their farms as a result of the relative peace being enjoyed in the state.

    Aliyu, who lamented that the strangulating challenges of insecurity […]

  • Edo guber: Obaseki promises to create 200,000 jobs in 4 years

    Edo guber: Obaseki promises to create 200,000 jobs in 4 years

    Mr Godwin Obaseki, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the Sept. 10 Governorship in Edo, has promised to create more than 200,000 jobs, if elected as governor.

    Obaseki made this pledge at the launching his campaign at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium on Saturday in Benin.

    He said the focus of his administration, if elected, would be job creation, entrepreneurship and industrialisation.

    Obaseki explained that most of the jobs would be created through agriculture and skills acquisition, adding that agriculture would be […]