• Crisis In PDP, Edo State chapter of the party advises Makarfi to resign now

    Crisis In PDP, Edo State chapter of the party advises Makarfi to resign now

    As the unending leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) continues unabated, Edo State chapter of the party on Friday advised its National Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, to resign now that the ovation “is high”.

    In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja by its Acting Publicity Secretary, Prince Gregory Iseghohi, it advised Makarfi to study the two court orders in Lagos and Abuja “and bow out honourably” for the party to forge ahead .

    The state chapter expressed […]

  • NSCDC takes proactive measures to prevent herdsmen, farmers clashes in Edo state

    NSCDC takes proactive measures to prevent herdsmen, farmers clashes in Edo state

    The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Edo state has commenced an extensive sensitisation programme to prevent conflict between herdsmen and farmers in the state.

    The Commandant of the corps, Dr. Benito Eze said NSCDC had established an agro-allied unit to promptly attend to such cases between the farmers and herdsmen.

    He attributed the recurring clashes between the two groups nationwide to communication breakdown.

    “Edo has been blessed by God, which is the reason why we have not had any issue […]

  • History will reckon with Oshiomhole’s presence as governor of Edo State, says Buhari

    History will reckon with Oshiomhole’s presence as governor of Edo State, says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday expressed satisfaction with the administration of Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, for sacrificing his personal comfort to provide essential services to the people of the state.

    He said this while commissioning the new Central Hospital in Benin, the state capital, as part of his two-day official visit to Edo.

    Commending Oshiomhole for building a hospital instead of a government House, the President expressed hope that the new health facility would ensure that the masses received better health […]

  • Topless ladies pictured at a ‘Manhood’ celebration ceremony in Edo State (Photos)

    Topless ladies pictured at a ‘Manhood’ celebration ceremony in Edo State (Photos)

    A Facebook user Comrade Osiki Odion posted the photos on his Timeline today. The cultural event is reportedly from a Manhood celebration event held Saturday, October 29th, in Iulehaland in Uzebba,Edo State.

    A Facebook user Comrade Osiki Odion posted the photos on his Timeline today. The cultural event is reportedly from a Manhood celebration event held Saturday, October 29th, in Iulehaland in Uzebba,Edo

  • Lara Oshimhole visit orphanage homes in Edo state (Photos)

    Lara Oshimhole visit orphanage homes in Edo state (Photos)

    Wife of Edo State Governor, Iara Oshiomhole paid a visit to Amadi and Cole Orphanages in the state to see the children and inspect the double bunk beds with accessories which she distributed across all orphanages in the state.

    Wife of Edo State Governor, Iara Oshiomhole paid a visit to Amadi and Cole Orphanages in the state to see the children and inspect the double bunk beds with accessories which she distributed across all orphanages in the

  • My mission is accomplished, Edo election was my last battle – Oshiomhole

    My mission is accomplished, Edo election was my last battle – Oshiomhole

    Outgoing Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, says his mission has been accomplished with the victory of his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, in last week’s governorship election in the state.

    Recall that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, had on Thursday declared the APC governorship candidate, Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the keenly-contested governorship election in the state.

    Featuring on a Channels Television Programme, Sunday Politics, the incumbent governor said his life is synonymous with fighting battles, adding that […]

  • Ondo APC congratulates Obaseki

    Ondo APC congratulates Obaseki

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State has congratulated the Governor-elect of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki on his victory at the just concluded September 28, 2016, Governorship election in the State.

    A statement issued by the APC State Publicity Secretary, Omo’ba Abayomi Adesanya said the victory is well deserved by the party especially in a keenly contested poll.

    APC lauded the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for ensuring the exercise when on smoothly.

    The party noted that the simultaneous Accreditation and […]

  • PHOTOS: Accreditation, Voting commences in Edo state

    PHOTOS: Accreditation, Voting commences in Edo state

     

    The state governorship election is currently taking place and so far it has been peaceful. The turnout according to observers has been

  • Over 10,000 PDP Members And Others Endorse APC’s Obaseki Ahead Of Edo Guber Election

    Over 10,000 PDP Members And Others Endorse APC’s Obaseki Ahead Of Edo Guber Election

    Obaseki is enjoying a smooth sail towards victory at the gubernatorial election which is merely 72 hours away from taking place.

    Ahead the Wednesday governorship election in Edo state, over ten thousand members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), United Progressives Party (UPP) and the African Democratic Congress, ADC, have endorsed the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Godwin Obaseki, Adelove News reports.

    Speaking at the defection, the PDP Youth Chairman of Egor local government […]

  • How ex-Edo Governor, Igbinedion, Ize-Iyamu diverted N4bn loan to private account – Oshiomhole

    How ex-Edo Governor, Igbinedion, Ize-Iyamu diverted N4bn loan to private account – Oshiomhole

    The Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has revealed how a former Governor of the state, Lucky Igbinedion diverted N4 billion bank loan to a private account in Lagos.

    The outgoing governor made the revelation while responding to a statement credited to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, where he said that the report by the Debt Management Office showing that the state is one of those heavily indebted revealed that he ( Oshiomhole) lied  of not […]

  • Oshiomhole’s lies have been exposed, Edo state is heavily indebted – Pastor Ize-Iyamu

    Oshiomhole’s lies have been exposed, Edo state is heavily indebted – Pastor Ize-Iyamu

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate in the rescheduled governorship election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, says the report by the Debt Management Office, has confirmed that the state governor, Adams Oshiomhole collected foreign loan despite claiming otherwise.

    This was as he insisted that the state was heavy indebted under the curret Oshiomhole’s government.

    Recall that DMO in its latest report had named Edo State among other states as one of the most indebted states in Nigeria.

    Iyamu, in a statement on Thursday dared the […]