Edo To Launch Cluster Farm Initiatives, Others  To Boost Oilil Palm Devt.

      The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said his government plans to launch the state’s Oil Palm Development initiative and Cluster Farm initiative, as part of ongoing reforms in the agricultural sector to grow the state’s economy and achieve food security. The governor, who spoke to journalists in Benin City, said […]


(Opinion) Edo APC’s Call For State Of  Emergency Should Be Directed At FG By Andrew Emwanta JP, is

      That the Edo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have the temerity to convene a press conference and raise issues about governance and development is not only a slap on the faces of citizens of Edo State, but a sign of selective amnesia. Edo State, as of today, is perhaps […]


Security Top-Notch In Edo, By Maureen Nwine

    From a broad spectrum, any of the various means or designs geared towards the protection of lives and properties against a wide range of hazards, including crime, fire, accidents, sabotage and attack is generally known as a security system. Security systems are found in a wide variety of organisations especially in Governments and […]


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I Don’t Envisage  Betrayal  Implementing  New Ground Handling Charges – Dr. Fadeni,  NAHCO Chairman

      The Chairman of the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company(NAHCO) Aviance Plc, Dr. Seinde Fadeni in an interview with select  aviation correspondents in Lagos spoke on the recent new charges agreed on by ground handing companies and approved by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority(NCAA). Fadeni also said that he does not envisage any betrayal […]


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Esan Group Demands For ‘New Deal’ Based On Justice, Fairness, Equity

            …Says No Room For Second Fiddle   Esan social cultural organisation; Esan Okpa Initiative (EOI), has demanded for a “new deal” that will guarantee justice, fairness and equity to persons of Esan extraction both in Edo state,outside the state and in Diaspora. This is just as the group stated […]


Obaseki Promises To Sustain Ongoing Reforms, Programmes Across Sectors In 2022 To Attract Investors

      The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has promised to sustain ongoing reforms and programmes across all sectors of the state to ensure the inflow of investors into the state, reassuring that his government will continue to create an enabling environment for businesses to thrive. Obaseki gave the assurance when he received […]


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Edo Beats 35 Other States To Win E-Governance Implementation Award

        The Edo State Government has emerged overall best in e-governance implementation in Nigeria, defeating 35 other states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, to clinch the award. The government also emerged as the first runner-up in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Human Capital Development and Performing State in ICT Infrastructural Development. […]


Arik Air Fires Pilots For Embarking On Illegal Industrial Action

    The management of Arik Air (In Receivership)  said it has  sacked  several of its pilots for   embarking on illegal industrial action  which amount to  gross acts of indiscipline. The affected Pilots were dismissed for embarking on a strike action without recourse to lay down procedures. The pilots did not serve a strike notice […]


JIFORM Advocates Confiscation Of Property, Illicit Funds Of Human Traffickers

      The Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has advocated the for garnishee order to confiscate the property and illicit funds of human traffickers across the world. JIFORM made the call yesterday at a public lecture to mark the 100 days in office of the Director General of the National Agency for Prohibition […]


NAPTIP Begins Prosecution Of Spain Based Nigerian Trafficker

          The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has commenced the prosecution of a Spain based Nigerian, Patricia Ekhoe Igbinovia (Aka Mama Bobby, Aka Audu Mariam Olayemi), who is notorious in the trafficking of Nigerian young women from Nigeria to Spain. Two of her gang members are […]