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HOW MANY NIGERIANS OR EDO PEOPLE DO SPEAK SPANISH? August 31, 2014 What’s so amazing and so confusing to me is this: why do Otedo articles and commentaries always put Spanish articles and commentarie…

HOW MANY NIGERIANS OR EDO PEOPLE DO SPEAK SPANISH?

August 31, 2014

What’s so amazing and so confusing to me is this: why do Otedo articles and commentaries always put Spanish articles and commentaries next to their pages? With the exception of Edos in the Spanish diaspora, how many other Nigerians or edo people do speak Spanish?

Nigeria is flanked by French–speaking, peace-loving, hard-working countries. Spanish…

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Added by Amadi P. Ogbonmwan on August 31, 2014 at 5:07pm — 1 Comment

Walker and the Restitution of Two Benin Bronzes

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June 20, 2014 would go down in history as a memorable day for the people of Benin and advocates for the return of looted Benin artefacts taken during the infamous 1897 British expedition to Benin. About 4,000 objects were reportedly stolen from Benin, by the British while…

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Added by peju layiwola on July 17, 2014 at 1:43pm — No Comments

A Case for an African Independence Month

African history month is 24 - 7, constituting every day, week and month in the year. And each MONTH will have a different theme. …

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Added by Sam Jaugu on July 8, 2014 at 9:39pm — No Comments

Edo Assembly crisis: Market women, youths may execute court order —Oshiomhole



BY SIMON EBEGBULEM & GABRIEL ENOGHOLASE



BENIN—AS crisis continues to rock the Edo State House of Assembly, Governor Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, warned that market women and the youths of the state might help the police to execute the court order banning four House of Assembly members from entering the Assembly premises if the police, created by law, continued to flout court orders.…

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Added by Otedo News Update on June 29, 2014 at 9:15am — No Comments

A Farewell To Elombe Brath

African history month is dedicated to the African community's  history, which is 24 by 7, constituting every day, week and month in the year. Every month will have a different theme or a significant presentation can be presented anytime.   …

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Added by Sam Jaugu on June 19, 2014 at 5:28pm — No Comments

African Memorial Month

The African History Month (AHM) is a twelve (12) monthly event, i.e., (year round). Each month will honor different historical topics, cultural activities, outstanding accomplishments and noteworthy individuals who have affected the global African communities worldwide, from the African…

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Added by sjaugu on May 15, 2014 at 4:38pm — No Comments

[MIXTAPE] Fresh Boy - S.O.A.K. (Son of a King)

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[MIXTAPE] Various Artist - 50 Artist 50 States

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THE BEST UNDER GROUND ARTIST 50 ARTIST FROM STATES ALL TOGETHER AS ONE MOVEMENT TO BECOME BETTER BY HELPING AND PROMOTING EACH OTHER FROM EACH STATE…

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IYE-NOGIE

THIS IS THE UN-OFFICIAL VIDEO FOR MY NEW SINGLE (IYE-NOGIE), ENJOY.

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Added by Gabby Uwangue on May 10, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

White History is Nothing BUT a Huge April Fool's Joke

White History is Nothing BUT a Huge April Fools' Joke

April 1st of every year is celebrated in the western cultures around the world as April Fools’ Day. The day is filled with hoaxes and an assortment of jokes with various degrees of sophistication that is played with…

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Added by sjaugu on April 18, 2014 at 11:34pm — No Comments

King of Benin Kingdom, Oba Erediauwa Clocks 35 Years On Throne today

Our Monarch Clocks 35 Years On Throne today " Oba Ghato Kpere...Ise!!!



Our Pride! Our Daddy! Our Monarch! Our King, the Oba of…
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Added by Otedo News Update on March 24, 2014 at 5:50pm — No Comments

Oshiomhole vows to develop rural areas





Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has assured people in the rural communities of the state that government will provide the needed infrastructure and amenities to make life comfortable for them and boost their economic life.

He gave the assurance during an inspection…

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Added by Otedo News Update on March 11, 2014 at 7:54pm — No Comments

Benin Prince faults FG’s proposed centenary celebration

On January 09, 2014 

BY SIMON EBEGBULEM



BENIN CITY—THE Enogie of Obazuwa and younger brother to the Oba of Benin, Prince Edun Akenzua, yesterday described the proposed centenary celebration of the birth of Nigeria by the Federal Government as a…

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Added by Otedo News Update on March 10, 2014 at 4:09pm — No Comments

FINALLY EDO HAVE PEOPLE TO REPRESENT HER PEOPLE AT THE NATIONAL CONFAB

WORSHIPPERS OF EDO DIETIES DESERVE A PLACE AT THE NATIONAL CONFAB JUST AS THE BELIEVERS OF IFA HAVE INSISTED FOR A SIT OR TWO Confab: Edosomwan, others emerge as Edo delegates News Monday,

March 3, 2014

BY SIMON EBEGBULEM BENIN

-THE Edo State Government has forwarded the names of three of its representatives for the proposed National Conference to the Federal Government. In the list is Chief Charles Edosomwan (SAN), a former Attorney…

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Added by Otedo News Update on March 4, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Why do we all want to become rich?

I have been almost all over the world in this small time I've spent on earth and I have spoken to lots of people both rich and poor alike. One question keeps lingering on my mind even though I've ask a lot of people about it, I still want to use this avenue to ask my good people back home and in diaspora as to why we all want to become rich men and women irrespective of our colors, races, creeds and tribes.…

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Added by Manny Uwangue on March 3, 2014 at 2:30am — No Comments

Rare encounter with Oba of Benin: ‘My ties with Buhari, Oba of Lagos, Obi of Onitsha’

on September 29, 2013  

You don’t just barge into the palace of Omo N’oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Erediauwa, the 38th  Oba of Benin, to see the monarch. The Oba of Benin is unarguably one of Nigeria’s most reverred royal fathers. He…

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Added by Otedo News Update on December 18, 2013 at 1:44pm — No Comments

2013 Annual Omo N’ Oba Ugie Commences in Benin

DECEMBER 17, 2013

The 2013 Omo N’Oba N’Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba of Benin annual Ugie commenced with the Ugie-Erhoba ceremony.

Ugie-Erhoba is a memorial anniversary of the reigning Oba’s father.

The rituals of the ceremony are used to make propitiation to the spirits of…

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Added by Otedo News Update on December 18, 2013 at 1:37pm — No Comments

Eminent personalities gather for Oba of Benin book Presentation

As we congratulate the Oba Of Benin, Omo N'Oba Nedo, OBA Erediauwa on the launching of his book titled "CRADLE OF IDEAS" it is also pertinent that we make the following observations. 



The Book "CRADLE OF IDEAS" was launched with N50 Million Naira by Captain OSA and his…

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Added by Otedo News Update on December 1, 2013 at 12:39pm — No Comments

Crisis Looms In Benin City Over Mysterious Death Of 2 Inmates

Thursday, 19 September 2013 

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By Enahoro Iyemefokhai, Benin



Authorities of the Edo State command of  the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) are currently enmeshed in controversies over the alleged murder and burial of two prison inmates.

A 21 year old…

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Added by Otedo News Update on September 30, 2013 at 4:08am — 3 Comments

U.S. Museum Splits Benin Royal House

SUNDAY, 29 SEPTEMBER 2013 00:00 BY TAJUDEEN SOWOLE …

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