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Leverage Edo’s power, human capital advantage to exploit AFCFTA offerings, Obaseki woos investors

Leverage Edo’s power, human capital advantage to exploit AFCFTA offerings, Obaseki woos investors The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has charged investors intent on exploiting the offerings of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA) to leverage the state’s competitive advantage in energy supply and human capital assets and set up large scale industries...

Lekki shootings: Sanwo-Olu must appear before panel, #EndSARS lawyer insists

Lekki shootings: Sanwo-Olu must appear before panel, #EndSARS lawyer insists .. says gov ‘is a factor’, must respond to military allegations … Panel has power to invite anybody –Commissioner … We’ve given AGF, others evidence against 33 indicted SARS men –NHRC Counsel for some #EndSARS protesters in Lagos State, Mr Adesina Ogunlana, has said Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu will...

Hon. Ephraim Aluebhosele Congratulates Governor Obaseki And his Deputy Rt. Hon. Philip Shaibu On Their Swearing-in For Second Term

Hon. Ephraim Aluebhosele Congratulates Governor Obaseki And his Deputy Rt. Hon. Philip Shaibu On Their Swearing-in For Second Term ----------- Calls On Edo To Support The Governor As Never Before ---------Expresses Hope Governor Will Leave State Better Than He Met It The Honourable member representing the good people...

Over 2,500 Youths Attend Edo Youth Summit

Over 2,500 Youths Attend Edo Youth Summit The Edo State Government says over 2,500 youths are part of the Edo Youth Summit holding currently in Benin, the state capital. The Youth Summit has participants onsite and others connected virtually. The event has in attendance, the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, and his deputy Philip Shaibu. The panelists include Anambra...

ASEC TASKS EDO GOVERNMENT ON CITIZENS’ INPUT ON BUDGET FORMULATION

ASEC TASKS EDO GOVERNMENT ON CITIZENS' INPUT ON BUDGET FORMULATION A civil society group, Action for Socio-political and Economic Change (ASEC) have called on Edo state government to make it as a point of deliberate policy to engage citizens at grassroots level in harvesting their peculiar needs for budget formulation. The call was made by the...

Count Down to Edo Prays, the talk of the Town, Join the prayers from across the world to pray for Edo Election

Count Down to Edo Prays, the talk of the Town, Join the prayers from across the world to pray for Edo Election By Omoijade Edokpa (Host) Benin City, 31st August 2020 Few days to go for the worldwide prayers programme for a peaceful Edo election being convened by the Edokpa Visionary Foundation led by Mr Kelvin Omoijade...

DSS Invites “Lion” Tony Kabaka, Osakpamwan Eriyo, Others

DSS Invites “Lion” Tony Kabaka, Osakpamwan Eriyo, Others The Department for security Services DSS on Friday invited a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Edo state, Tony Adun, aka “Kabaka” for questioning. The Nigerian secret police issued this invitation via a letter addressed to Tony Kabaka. This invitation may not be unconnected...

BREAKING: Many injured as APC, ADC supporters clash

BREAKING: Many injured as APC, ADC supporters clash A violent clash has ensued at the Yaba Area of Ondo town, Ondo State between the supporters of the All Progressives Congress and those of the African Democratic Congress. The PUNCH gathered that many people were seriously injured and no fewer than 15 vehicles were vandalised in...

Man, 43, hangs self

Man, 43, hangs self A 43-year-old man, Olawale Festus, weekend, allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in Osun state. He was said to have hung himself in his cocoa shop at Oke-Ola area, Gbongan, headquarters of Ayedaade local government area of Osun state. Reasons for the action taken by the deceased could not be...

Edo Prays to Commit Governorship Election to God’s Own Hands – Omoijade Edokpa, Organizer

Edo Prays to Commit Governorship Election to God's Own Hands - Omoijade Edokpa, Organizer Benin City Sunday August 16th, 2020 Omoijade Edokpa is the Founder and President of Edokpa Visionary Foundation, the organiser of the trending statewide Prayer Programme tagged: "Edo Prays" a programme for all the governorship candidates and their deputies to commit...