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Suspense mounts, expectations high as RadioEsan set to commence broadcast soon

Suspense mounts, expectations high as RadioEsan set to commence broadcast soon By Osajele Godsent Jomo The Esan people of Edo State occupy the central Edo lands. Strategically located as a transit between the Edo North and Edo South as well as the gateway to the East from the North, Esanland is a melting pot and...

Residents applaud Obaseki over road construction

Residents applaud Obaseki over road construction Residents in Ekosodin community, Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo State, have applauded the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration for the spread of infrastructural development to their area after years of neglect, as the ongoing road project in the community is reawakening economic opportunities in the area. A cross-section...

COVID-19: Buhari Directs PTF To Work Closely With Governors

COVID-19: Buhari Directs PTF To Work Closely With Governors President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 to work closely with state governors. The President gave the directive on Monday at a virtual meeting with some members of the Nigeria Governors Forum. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity,...

CJN Orders Speedy Trial Of Cases, Decongestion Of Custodial Centres

CJN Orders Speedy Trial Of Cases, Decongestion Of Custodial Centres The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has ordered the heads of various courts to immediately speed up the trial of cases and decongestion of custodial centres in the country. In a statement personally signed by him on Friday, he said there was a need...

NASS Leadership Meet With Finance Minister Over 2020 Budget Amendment

NASS Leadership Meet With Finance Minister Over 2020 Budget Amendment The Leadership of the National Assembly on Thursday met with the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning to be briefed by the latter on the plan by the Federal Government to amend the N10.59 trillion 2020 budget passed by the National Assembly in December...

Obaseki harps on maintenance culture, deploys facility managers for Ogbemudia Stadium, others

Obaseki harps on maintenance culture, deploys facility managers for Ogbemudia Stadium, others The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has stressed the need for a strong maintenance culture to preserve the quality of public infrastructure and sustain the assets for future generations. The governor made the call-in commemoration of the World Facility Management...

President Buhari appoints Mohammed Bello, Bitrus Chinoko

President Buhari appoints Mohammed Bello, Bitrus Chinoko President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Shehu Mohammed Bello as the new Secretary of the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission, RMAFC. The President also approved the appointment of Bitrus Chinoko as the Director-General of the Centre for Management Development, CMD, Lagos State. These appointments were announced by...

COVID-19: Edo govt extends curfew for another 14 days

COVID-19: Edo govt extends curfew for another 14 days The Edo State Government has extended the curfew in the state for another 14 days, as it ramps up measures to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). In a statement, Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., said the curfew, which is effective between 8pm and...

Covid-19: Group Donates Palliatives to Orphanage Elderly Homes In Uromi

Covid-19: Group Donates Palliatives to Orphanage Elderly Homes In Uromi It was a huge sigh of relief over the weekend for some selected Bone Fracture Treatment, Orphanage and Elderly people`s homes in Uromi, Edo State, Nigeria when a charitable group known as the  Uromi Like Minds Initiative (ULMI) visited the metropolitan Esan town with food...