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NLC, TUC rule out strike in Edo State, say govt not owing workers

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

WorldStage Newsonline– The Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress in Edo State have ruled out possible strike over non-payment of salaries as in some states, saying the state government is not owing their members any salary arrears. In a statement jointly signed by Comrade Emmanuel Ademokun, Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), and Comrade […]

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Edo to Stop Encroachment on Okpekpe Race Venue

| May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

 Okpekpe road runners The Edo State Government may halt the continuous encroachment into the land for the makeshift pavilion for the Okpekpe 10 kilometre Road Race. Sources close to Edo State Government revealed at the weekend that there are some clandestine plans by some people to erect a structure on a part of the land. […]

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WorldBank Mobilizes US$ 75 million to Boost Development in Edo State

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$75 million International Development Association (IDA)* CREDIT to the Federal Republic of Nigeria for an Edo State Fiscal Improvement and Service DELIVERY Development Policy Operation. The approved CREDIT will be in the form of budget support to finance policy and institutional reforms that Edo State […]

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Gov Oshiomhole And Tayo Akpata University Of Education, Ekiadolor

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Edo State owned College of Education, Ekiadolor recently upgraded to a university status, was renamed Tayo Akpata University of Education in honour of a former Commissioner for Education in the defunct Bendel State, Chief Tayo Akpata by the state government. Announcing the new development during the funeral service of the late elder statesman in […]

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Gov Oshiomhole And Tayo Akpata University Of Education, Ekiadolor

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Edo State owned College of Education, Ekiadolor recently upgraded to a university status, was renamed Tayo Akpata University of Education in honour of a former Commissioner for Education in the defunct Bendel State, Chief Tayo Akpata by the state government. Announcing the new development during the funeral service of the late elder statesman in […]

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Governor Oshiomhole And Tayo Akpata Universityy Of Education, Ekiadolor

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

THE Edo State owned College of Education, Ekiadolor recently upgraded to a university status, was renamed Tayo Akpata University of Education in honour of a former Commissioner for Education in the defunct Bendel State, Chief Tayo Akpata by the state government. Announcing the new development during the funeral service of the late elder statesman in […]

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When Gov Oshiomhole Commended AAU’s VC

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Edo State governor Adams Oshiomhole, has commended the Vice Chancellor of Ambrose Alli (AAU), Ekpoma, Professor Cordellia Agbebaku, for what he described as her efficient running of the institution, in spite of the numerous challenges the University faced, when she took over affairs of the institution. Oshiomhole, who spoke in his capacity as the visitor […]

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Edo Debt Profile: Oshiomhole’s Critics Are Mischievous

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

THE World Bank has commended the transformation agenda, people- oriented programme under the administration of Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State in the past six years. The commendation came through its International Development Agency (IDA). Edo State external debt attracts less than 0.001 percent interest because it is borrowed from multilateral corporations like World Bank which […]

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NEWMAP: Bringing Relief to the People of Edo

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Otaru of Auchi, Alhaji Aliru Momoh Abimbola Akosile writes on the visible efforts of the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) to tackle and reduce soil erosion in South-east Nigeria through a pilot project, with focus on Edo State         In Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, gullies caused by the combined effect of water […]

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Don’t waste your votes on PDP, Oshiomhole tells Edo people

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

UROMI (ESAN NORTH EAST)   –  Governor Adams Oshiomhole said the people of Edo State should vote the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the April 11 House of Assembly election and not waste it on the Peoples Democratic Party, which, according to him, has been effectively retired having  passed its productive years. Speaking at a rally […]

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Governor Oshiomhole Hosts Victory Concert In Benin

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

April 1, 2015 was a day of celebration for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State following the victory of General Muhammadu Buhari against the incumbent President Jonathan. Governor Oshiomhole led a long procession of party members and supporters from the Benin Airport down to Oba Ovoranmwen Square. The APC government, which was initially […]

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Edo Murder: Deceased Family Protest, Call For Justice

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Relations and friends of late Chibuike Ede, who was said to have died while in Police custody in Benin city, the Edo State capital have asked the Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, to intervene in the matter and help them get justice. In a protest led by the deceased’s mother, Mrs Christiana Ede, they […]

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Edo sacks perm sec over clash of APC, PDP rallies same day

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

FROM TONY OSAUZO, BENIN Edo State Government yesterday averted what would have led to a bloody clash between the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the use of the Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia Sta­dium. First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan and wife of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, were […]

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World Bank Extra-Ordinarily Proud Of Adams Oshiomhole

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

THE World Bank has commended the transformation agenda, people- oriented policies, transparency in government, public procurement and good governance under the administration of Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State in the past six years. The commendation came through its International Development Agency (IDA), at the commencement of a three-day inspection visit and technical sessions on the […]

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Oshiomhole’s Strides In Power Plant Project

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

AZURA – Edo one billion dollar power project is a clear demonstration of the confidence of the international community, including World Bank in the economy of Edo State led by Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. It is an indication that Edo State is investor friendly as the Government under Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has put in place the […]

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We Won’t Relent On Infrastructure – Oshiomhole

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Francis Onoiribholo Benin — Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has admitted that things are tough in the country now with the crash in the price of crude oil in the international market. He, however, said Edo State Government would not relent in the provision of infrastructure in spite of the economic challenges facing the […]

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PDP suffers defections blow in Edo State

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Abuja – More than 3 000 members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State, among them the Security Chief of President Goodluck Jonathan’s Campaign in the state, have reportedly decamped to the All Progressive Congress (APC). This publication established that Fred Ikhuebor, the security chief, Sunny Erhengbo, Friday Omokaro, John Ogbomo and Lucky […]

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Oshiomhole accuses PDP govt of contract duplication

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led Federal and state governments of contract duplication on the Queen Ede Gully Erosion Project at Ogbeson community in Benin City, the Edo state capital. Governor Oshiomhole made this known Friday at the formal flagging off of the World Bank-assisted reclamation works […]

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PDP Duplicated Queen Ede Gully Erosion Contract – Oshiomhole

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of contract duplication of the Queen Ede Gully Erosion Project at Ogbeson community.Governor Oshiomhole made this known weekend at the formal flagging off of the reclamation works at the Queen Ede Gully Erosion project in Benin City. He said, “You have a […]

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Oshiomhole to launch Auchi, Queen Ede erosion projects today

| February 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

BENIN CITY – Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole will today formally launch Edo State Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) and flag-off reclamation works on Queen Ede and Auchi gully sites. A statement signed by the state project co-ordinator of NEWMAP, Engr. John Adisa for the Commissioner for Environment and Public Utilities, Edo […]

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