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Edo State Police Command Arrests Four Suspected Boko Haram Members

Edo State Police Command Arrests Four Suspected Boko Haram Members

Terrorism April 21, 2019 at 7:55 am 0 comments

The tactical teams of the Edo State Police Command have arrested four suspected members of the much dreaded Boko Haram insurgents.
Spokesman of the command, DSP Chidi Nwabuzor, disclosed this in a statement he released to journalists in Benin Saturday evening, titled:

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Stop Impregnating Your Daughters — Edo Govt.

Stop Impregnating Your Daughters — Edo Govt.

News February 6, 2019 at 7:56 pm 0 comments

Mrs. Magdalene Ohenhen, the Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development in Edo State, on Wednesday raised the alarm over rising cases of men sleeping with their daughters.
She disclosed this during a protest at the NUJ Press Center in Benin, to demand justice for 17-year-old Gift Alonge, who was

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I Didn’t defraud Farmers, Obaseki Replies PDP

I Didn’t defraud Farmers, Obaseki Replies PDP

News January 10, 2019 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

Edo Sate Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has denied allegations by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party that he did not defraud farmers in the State.
Governor Obaseki warned the PDP to leave him out of their ‘predictable and cheap smear campaign,’ and urged them to focus on the weighty issues that

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Yellow Fever: 9 persons test positive in Edo – FG

Yellow Fever: 9 persons test positive in Edo – FG

News November 26, 2018 at 6:35 pm 0 comments

The Federal Government has said that nine persons have tested positive for Yellow Fever following a recent outbreak of the disease in Edo state.
Executive Director, National Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr. Faisal Shuaibu, made this known on Monday at a news conference in Abuja.
He said samples from the

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Gunmen Abducts Four Catholic Priests In Edo

Gunmen Abducts Four Catholic Priests In Edo

Security November 8, 2018 at 8:34 am 0 comments

Four Catholic priests were on Tuesday night abducted by gunmen in Urhonigbe area of Edo State.
The priests were said to be on their way to Ekpoma in Edo State when they were waylaid by the armed gang.
One of those abducted was said to by Rev. Father Emmanuel Obadjere

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I will not share Edo people’s money – Obaseki

I will not share Edo people’s money – Obaseki

News August 16, 2018 at 6:43 pm 0 comments

EDO State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that under his watch, money meant for the development of the state will not be shared.
He stated this made in Benin City yesterday during the first-year anniversary celebration of the Edo State Task Force Against Human Trafficking.
He said, “All Edo

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