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Obaseki Expands EdoBEST Programme To Capture Secondary Schools, Tertiary Institutions

        The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Monday, expanded the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (EdoBEST) programme to capture secondary schools and tertiary institutions in the state. Obaseki, at the inauguration of EdoBEST 2.0, at the Government House, in Benin City, said the expansion became necessary to ensure that secondary […]


Safety Initiative Chairman,ACHAN, Total Nigeria To Speak At 25th LAAC Conference In Lagos

    Chairman, Governing Council, Nigeria Aviation Safety Initiative (NASI), Capt. Dung Pam, Chairman, Association of Aviation Ground Handlers (ACHAN) , Mr Olaniyi Adigun and General Manager, Total Nigeria Plc, Mr. Rabiu Abdulmutalib  are to present papers at the forthcoming 25th edition of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) Conference slated for July […]


Obaseki Unveils Plans For Benin City Cultural District, EMOWAA Pavilion

      The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has unveiled plans for the Benin City Cultural District, which will house the Edo Museum of West African Arts (EMOWAA). Obaseki disclosed this at the 2021 National Commission for Museums and Monuments (NCMM) Retreat for management staff and curators held in Benin City, the Edo […]


Lagos Airport NIS Prevents 20 Nigerians From Travelling Over Inability To Provide Valid Documents

  …Receives Another Mentally-Challenged Female Nigerian From Egypt,   The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Murtala Muhammed Airport Airport,Lagos Command has prevented close to 20 Nigerians from travelling out of the country through the airport in the past one week This is just as the Command received another mentally-challenged female Nigerian, Motunde Oluwatobi Victoria, 29 years […]


Lagos Assembly Amends LASIEC Law

      The Lagos State House of Assembly (LAHA) today, reviewed and amended a portion of the law creating the State’s Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC). The Assembly amended the law by creating a Sub-section for Section 2 of the law. The newly added sub-section 5 gives the Governor of the State the power to […]


Customs To Confiscate  Unauthenticated Private Jets By July 6

      The Nigeria Customs Service(NIS) has stated that it would  confiscate  private jet   owners who fail to authenticate  their documents before July 6, 2021 when  the one month grace period would have elapsed. The Service Public Relations Officer,Joseph Attah, made this known today in Abuja at a media briefing to update the public […]


Ekiti Youth Accuses Fayemi Of Antagonising SWAGA

    Youth in Ekiti State under the aegis of All Progressives Youth Alliance (APYA), has taken a swipe at Governor Kayode Fayemi of masterminding a sub-sterranian move to frustrate a section of members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the state. The group also condemned the witch-hunts mounted on SWAGA to subvert, frustrate […]


NDDC Has Failed, Not Living Up To Its Responsibilities– Obaseki

      The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has restated that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is not living up to its responsibility of ensuring infrastructural development in the Niger Delta and raising the standard of living of the people. Obaseki said today when he received the Odiowere and elders of Ugha […]


CNN Anchor, Christiane Amanpour, Diagnosed With Ovarian Cancer

      CNN’s Chief International Anchor, Christiane Amanpour, said she has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Amanpour, who has been off the air for the past four weeks because of the disease, shared the news with viewers on Monday 14 June, describing the period as “a bit of a roller coaster”. Amanpour, 63, also […]


Obaseki Approves Redeployment Of Health Workers In Local Councils

  …Begins Physical Verification Monday, June 15   As part of ongoing reforms to improve access to quality healthcare services across Edo State, the State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has approved the transfer of all Primary Health Care Staff of the Local Government Service Commission to the Edo State Primary Health Care Development Agency. A […]