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Oshiomhole commissions 18 classrooms

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State yesterday commissioned three blocks of 18 classrooms at Ekiuwah Primary School, Uteh, Ivbiyeneva Primary School and Idogbo Primary School in Ikpoba Okha Local Government Area of the state. Inaugurating the projects, Oshiomhole, who recalled the dilapidated condition of the school said: “I am so excited to be here. I […]

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Oshiomhole flays PDP legacy, commissions new classrooms

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State Tuesday commissioned three blocks of eighteen classrooms at Ekiuwah Primary School, Uteh, Ivbiyeneva Primary School and Idogbo Primary School all in Ikpoba Okha Local Government Area of the state. Inaugurating the projects, Oshiomhole said: “I am so excited to be here. I remember very well during my electioneer campaigns, […]

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• Governor Adams Oshiomhole

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

• Governor Adams Oshiomhole PROLOGUE Comrade-Governor Adams Aliu Oshiomhole was sworn in as Executive Governor of Edo State at Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin on Novermber 12, 2008 and thereafter assumed duty on the next day at Government House, Benin. Invariably by November 12, 2009 he clocked one year in office. On this day, The Nigerian Observer […]

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EDHA Pleads For Sacked PS, CMD Central Hospital

| November 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Indications have emerged that Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State may recall the sacked Permanent Secretary and Chief Medical Director of Central Hospital, Benin City who were relieved of their appointment last week. Governor Oshiomhole made this known when he received the leadership of the Edo State House of Assembly led by Rt. Hon. Uyi […]

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Oshiomhole threatens to sue EFCC, Ize-Iyamu

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

WorldStage Newsonline– Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole has expressed plans to sue the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to court for allegedly becoming a ‘political commission’. Oshiomhole on Tuesday at a town hall meeting where he explained situations about current political developments in the state, said a legal team had been assembled to challenge […]

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Edo state is undergoing reconstruction

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Edo state is undergoing reconstruction Edo State Government has said that there is only one state House of Assembly in the state, noting that those who converge at the Assembly complex on Ring Road, which is undergoing reconstruction, are “dissident lawmakers” who were suspended by their colleagues. This comes as the Majority Leader of the […]

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Ikimi’s Succumb To Stomach Infrastructure

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tom Ikimi It is no longer news that Chief Tom Ikimi from all intents and purposes has pitched his tent with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), his tricks notwithstanding. Ordinarily, there is nothing wrong in anyone moving from one political party to another but the way it now happens in Nigeria gives room for concern […]

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Ebola: Council Boss Organises Sensitization Programme

| August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

  OKADA – In compliance with the Edo State Government directive on the collective fight against the spread of Ebola disease, the chairman Ovia North East Local Government Council, Barr (Mrs.) Lucy Omagbon yesterday launched community sensitization programme in the locality. The sensitization which started at the Okada market square in Okada West is designed […]

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Edo Line: Staff Verification begins

| August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

BENIN CITY – The Workers of Edo Line Transport Service Limited on Tuesday commenced verification exercise organised by the Edo State Government through the supervising Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of Special Duties, to ascertain the genuine member of staff in the transport company. Conducting the verification exercise, the duo of the Commissioner for […]

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Oshiomhole Commissions 10-km Roads in Air Force Barracks

| August 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo States has commissioned a 10-kilometer network of roads rebuilt by the State Government in the Nigerian Air Force Barracks in Benin City, Edo State. While commissioning the roads which are complete with walkways for pedestrians, Oshiomhole commended the role the Nigeria Air Force plays in the maintenance of security in […]

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Nigeria will defeat terrorists -Oshiomhole, Army Chief

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

BENIN CITY – Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State and the Chief of Army Staff, Lt-General Kenneth Minimah have expressed confidence in the ability of the Nigerian Armed Forces to defeat the terrorists troubling parts of the county. Speaking weekend at the Nigerian Army Corps and School of Supply and Transport, Benin City during the […]

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Edo State inaugurates Rapid Response Committee on EVD

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Following public outcry against the alleged delayed in the constitution of Ebola Virus disease committee by the Edo State Government, the state Governor; Adams Oshiomhole has inaugurated a 48 member of Rapid Response Committee on Ebola Virus Disease. BusinessDay reports that members of the public had in the past weeks since the death of the […]

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Edo to provide interest free credit to Micro businesses

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

BENIN CITYEdo State Government has concluded arrangements through Microfinance Banks to grant interest-free credit facilities to market women and micro business operators in the state. Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole disclosed this yesterday in Benin City in a message to declare open, the ‘Edo 2014 Trade Fair’. Identifying funding as a major […]

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Oshiomhole pledges support for local, foreign investments

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, on Wednesday said the state government would continue to provide the needed incentives to attract and support both local and foreign investments into state. Oshiomhole made this known at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Edo Trade Fair in Benin. He said though land was a basic challenge facing potential […]

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Ethnic origin concept breeds disunity – Oshiomhole

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

OKADA – Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has said the promotion of ethnic origin leads to more division and disunity among Nigerians, saying Nigerians should regard themselves as one and members of any community in which they find themselves. Speaking yesterday at the swearing-in of 2,787 Batch ‘B’ Corps members posted to the State, […]

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Ethnic Origin Concept Leads to Disunity, Says Oshiomhole

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says the promotion of ethnic origin leads to more division and disunity among Nigerians, saying Nigerians should regard themselves as one and members of any community in which they find themselves. Speaking yesterday at the swearing-in of 2,787 Batch ‘B’ Corp members posted to the State, Oshiomhole said youths […]

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Gully Erosion – Community Sends SOS to Edo Govt

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Residents of Afowa-Uzairue in Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State, have appealed to Edo State Government to help tackle the gully erosion threatening the community. The President of Afowa Community Development Association, Mr Jude Ebalumhe, made the appeal in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday. When NAN visited the […]

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Oshiomhole, Most Investor-friendly Governor – Jonathan

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Despite the political differences President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday applauded Governor Adams Oshiomhole Edo State for attracting investments into the state, saying the governor is an investor’s delight. The president gave the commendation yesterday (Monday) during the commissioning of Presco BioGas Power Plant Project at Obayantor, Benin City. Represented by the Minister of Industry, Trade and […]

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Jonathan Lauds Oshiomhole for Attracting Investments to Edo

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

President Goodluck Jonathan has commended Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State for attracting investments into the state, saying the Governor is an investor’s delight. The President gave the commendation yesterday (Monday) during the commissioning of Presco BioGas Power Plant Project at Obayantor, Benin City. Represented by the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Olusegun […]

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Why Edo State Government Recalled 936 Sacked Teachers, Cancels …

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Edo State Government has reversed the planned competency test for teachers in the state and recalled the 936 teachers whose names were deleted from the payroll over certificate discrepancies and age falsification. Government also announced the immediate extension of the relativity to teachers in the state public schools. Making the announcements Thursday, Governor Adams Oshiomhole […]

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