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News Tuesday, January 22, 2013 // SIMON EBEGBULEM
BENIN CITY-BARELY one week after he was sworn in as Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Environment by Governor Adams Oshiomhole, thousands of Igbo traders at Mission Road, Benin City, Monday, protested to the state Government House calling for the removal of Maj.Lawrence Loye, over what they described as unwarranted closure of their shops in the area.
The placard carrying protesters who lamented that they woke up to see their…
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By Roland Osakue
BENIN CITY – The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Benin, Edo State yesterday upheld the election of Governor Adams Oshiomhole in the July 14, 2012 gubernatorial election in the state.
In a unanimous judgment delivered by the Chairman of the Tribunal, Justice Muazu Pindiga, the Tribunal dismissed General Charles Airhiavbere’s…
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Monday, 21 January 2013 00:00 From Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu, Benin City News
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BENIN CITY – The newly sworn-in Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Public Utilities, Edo State, Major Lawrence Loye (rtd) has sealed up all the shops on Forestry Road axis of the state capital for dumping refuse inside the newly constructed drains by the state government.
Major Oloye told newsmen yesterday in Benin City that the state government would…
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BENIN — NO fewer than 487 deaths were recorded in road accidents in Edo, Delta and Anambra states in 2012, Zonal Commander of Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, Zone RS 5, Mr. Wale Olaniran, disclosed in Benin, Edo State, yesterday.
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Mon, 14/01/2013 - 1:51am | PATRICK OCHOGA (Leadership)
The purported scientific feat that ordinarily deserves to be celebrated in the medical science world and the University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State, where the breakthrough was made as one of the renowned citadel of learning in the South –South geopolitical zone of the country became controversial.…
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By NAIWU OSAHON
I have been asked to comment on the Benin Traditional Council - Palace Press Release, Ref. No. BTC.A66/VOL.IV/262 dated 28th August, 2006:…
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By Wilson Black.
It is rather unfortunate that over the past five decades, the governance of my dear motherland Nigeria that I’ve grown to love and ready to die for have succeeded in building nothing more than a time bomb society that can explode at any given point in time. From the youth that is suppose to be the engine house of the society to the aged that are supposed…
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Published on Friday, 11 January 2013 12:41
Written by Comrade Monday Ameh
The supreme court has ruled in favour of the Comrade governor Adams Oshiomohole of edo state in the titanic legal battle between him and Gen. Charles Airhiavbere the candidate of the PDP in…
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Saturday, 12 January 2013 00:00
By Usman Abudah Art - Arts
IT was 16th edition of the Auchi day tagged “celebration of Allah Most” as both the audience, the Islamic choral groups, the traditional troupes comprising of Isiko (Hunters’ dance) and Alido folklore troupes waited patiently for the lectures to finish their presentations.
Despite the large crowd, Alhaji Abdul Lateef AbdulKareem’s speech entitled “Programming a community for eternal purity, progress…
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January 12, 2013 by James Azania
With the months of litigation against the re-election of Governor Adams Oshiomhole, residents of Edo State remain at the cross-roads about what to expect from the government in the New Year, writes JAMES AZANIA
Reminiscent of his first coming under the umbrella of the Action Congress of Nigeria in 2008, Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, after clinching a second term ticket in the July 14, 2012 election, was to return to the courts…
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