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2023: Edo PDP ’ll Obey Party Decisions, Obaseki Assures

    The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that the state’s chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will obey any decision reached by the party at the national level ahead of the presidential primary election as long as the decision is fair and just. The governor said this when he received […]

AON To Shut Down Operations Over Skyrocketing Price Of Aviation Fuel May 9

The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has said  that it will  shut down operations nationwide with effect from Monday May 9, 2022 until further notice. The AON disclosed this in a statement signed by Its President, Alhaji (Dr.) Abdulmunaf Yunusa Sarina, Executive Director, Max Air, Alhaji Shehu Wada, Chairman, United Nigeria Airlines,. Dr. Obiora Okonkwo, Chief […]

United Nigeria Airline Boss Urges Federal, State Govts. To Use Igbo Apprenticeship System In Tackling Unemployment

    As the rate of youth unemployment continues to rise in the country, the Chairman of United Nigeria Airlines(UNA), Dr. Obiora Okonkwo, has advised both the Federal and State Governments to utilise the Igbo apprenticeship system to address the challenge. This is just as the airline operator called on the Federal Government to empower […]

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NIS Bayelsa State Command Celebrates World Press Freedom  Day

  …Launches News Bulletin   …Says Press Freedom Not The Same AS Antagonizing, Sabotaging, Using Social Media To Cause Disaffection    The Comptroller, Nigeria Immigration Service(NIS) Bayelsa State, James Sunday, has said that press freedom is not the same as antagonism, sabotaging or using the social media or other forms of traditional media print, radio […]

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576 Adhoc Delegates : Edo PDP Appeal Panel Begins Sitting

      ….Urges Aggrieved Members  To Submit Petitions   A Three-Man Appeal Panel of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) today, Tuesday, arrived in Benin City to address grievances arising from last Saturday’s congress held across the 192 wards in Edo State to elect 576 adhoc delegates ahead of the party primaries. The state chapter […]

EID-EL-FITR: NCAA DG, Nuhu Felicitate With Muslims, Staff

     …Commends Workers For Industrial Harmony, Commitment To Safe, Secure Environment The Director General of Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa  Nuhu has felicitated with Muslims and staff of the authority on the occasion of Eid-el-Fitr. He also assured passengers of their safety, comfort and seamless facilitation during the holiday. The Eid-el Fitr […]

NDLEA Arraigns Suspected Tramadol Merchant,Omonijo Temitayo

  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arraigned a suspected tramadol merchant, Omonijo Temitayo, before a Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos for unlawful importation and possession of high quality of Tramadol tablets. Omonijo, a resident of 12, Idera Street, Oworonshoki, Lagos, was arraigned before the court presided over by Justice Lewis Allagoa, […]

Passenger Traffic Alone Cannot Determine Commercial Viability Of Airports–Bernard, Finchglow CEO

      …Tagging Airports Commercially Viable, Unviable A Distraction   …Says Giving Mgt. Of Airports To Friend, Next Of Kin, Cronies Not The Best   The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Finchglow Travels, Mr. Bankole Bernard has said that passenger traffic alone is not enough to determine if airports are commercially viable or not. This […]

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Obaseki Hands Over Defunct Edo College Of Education To FG

      …Urges FG To Name institution After Tayo Akpata   The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has handed over the defunct Edo College of Education, Ekiadolor to the Federal Government, imploring the government to rename the citadel of learning after the Executive Secretary of the defunct Petroleum Trust Fund (PTF) and one-time […]

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Workers’ Day: Obaseki Increases Minimum Wage Of Edo Workers To N40,000

      …Approves Payment Of Harmonised Pension From May 2022   The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has approved N40,000 as the new minimum wage for workers in the state, in commemoration of this year’s Workers’ Day. The governor, who made the announcement while delivering his 2022 Workers’ Day speech, said his government […]