News - Edo

IPI Visit Daar

2 days ago /
Nation 

Key players in the media industry have emphasized the need for the global community to forge closer ties as a way to upgrade and promote journalism in Nigeria.

Victim Of Cancer Disease Struggles For Life

5 days ago /
Nation 

Cancer is a disease that is dreaded, but most people hardly do anything to prevent it. Although, some victims live to tell the story, others are not so fortunate following poor diagnosis, treatment and counseling. This is the story of 31 year old mother of four, recently diagnosed with invasive breast cancer...

Lassa Fever Campaign Hits Agenebode

6 days ago /
Health  Nation 

A former chairman of Etsako East Local Government Area Of Edo State, Stanley Odidi, has taken the campaign against Lassa Fever virus to the door steps of the people of Agenebode.

Campaigners Lament High Cost Of Cancer Treatment In Nigeria

6 days ago /
Health 

The challenges associated with cancer and  its management took centre stage in Abuja at a sensitization walk across the Nigerian capital .

BREAKING: South African President, Zuma Resigns

1 week ago /
International News 

South African President , Jacob Zuma,  has resigned as leader of South Africa on Wednesday evening. During a televised address to the nation Zuma emphasised that "no leader should seek an easy way out simply because they could not face life at the end of their term without the perks that...

Governor Obaseki builds new structures for the schools of agriculture

1 week ago /
Nation 

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo says his administration is building new structures for the schools of agriculture, which will soon be inaugurated.

Former President Abubakar Visits Buhari

1 week ago /
Nation 

Former President, General Abdulsalam Abubakar, has met with President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital.The meeting which held on Tuesday lasted for about 25 minutes.The former president, however, did not say why he was at the villa or what he discussed with President Buhari....

Russia Saratov Crash: Investigators Comb Crash Site Near Moscow

1 week ago /
International News 

Russian investigators are searching snow-covered fields near Moscow for clues why a passenger plane crashed.All 65 passengers and six crew were killed when the Saratov Airlines jet went down minutes after taking off from Domodedovo Airport on Sunday afternoon.Officials say they are considering weather conditions, human error and technical failure...

Russia Jet Crash Kills 71

1 week ago /
International News 

A Russian airliner carrying 71 passengers and crew has crashed after vanishing from radar screens as it left a Moscow airport for the Urals. A report said the Saratov Airlines an-148 regional jet was en route to the city of Orsk when it went missing. The report also said that the jet...

Serena Williams Returns To Competition

1 week ago /
Sports  

Serena Williams made her long-awaited comeback to competitive tennis on Sunday alongside elder sister Venus after the United States sealed a decisive victory over the Netherlands in their defence of the Fed Cup.It is Serena’s first competitive match since winning her 23rd Grand Slam title at the 2017 Australian Open.The...

 

Governor Dickson Decries Politicisation Of Crime

2 weeks ago /
Nation  Security 

The Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson says with the support of all security agencies; his administration will soon launch a crackdown on those sponsoring criminal activities under the guise of politics in the state. 

Governor Akeredolu Signs 2018 Appropriation Bill Of 181 Billion Naira Into Law

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill of 181 billion Naira into law. At the budget signing ceremony in Akure, the state's  capital on Tuesday, Governor Akeredolu commended members of the State House of Assembly for its cooperation and speedy passage of the appropriation bill. The Governor...

Irate Youths Protest Death Of Commercial Driver In Benin

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

There was pandemonium at the Igun axis of third east circular road in the Edo State capital, Benin City on Tuesday as youths protested the killing of a commercial driver  allegedly by Police. The angry youths barricaded  Ikpoba slope and other adjoining roads  causing heavy vehicular and human traffic. According to  eye...

Nigeria Police Force Declaration Of Prince Kassim Afegbua As Wanted Person: Our Response

2 weeks ago /
Nation  Security 

 Our client, Prince Kassim Afegbua 's attention has just been drawn to a malicious news item on Nigeria Television oAuthority alleging that the Nigeria Police has declared him wanted over a statement he issued on behalf of former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, GCFR. 

Air Force Boss Task Service Men To Sustain Fight Against Boko Haram

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has tasked servicemen engaged in counter-insurgency operation to demonstrate high sense of professionalism in discharging their duties. This is an effort by the Federal Government in ensuring that the remnants of Boko Haram terrorist in the northeast are wiped out. Air Marshal Abubakar...

Babangida Refutes Statement Issued By Spokesperson

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, has distanced himself from a statement credited to him and signed by his media aide, Mr Kassim Afegbua. In the statement personally signed by General Babangida, the former Nigeria leader said that he has unfettered channel of communication with the highest authorities without sensational public correspondence,...

IBB Seeks Political Rejigging

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

Former President Ibrahim Babangida has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to step down in 2019 to allow a generational shift that should reinvent the wheel of leadership and spur healing in the land.

Buhari Assures Of Enhanced Bilateral Relations Between Nigeria And South Africa

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari  says Nigeria has no regret fighting the scourge of apartheid in south Africa until a full democratic system was established in the country.

Presidency Condemns Media Reports On Sensitive National Issues

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

The presidency wants all sections of the Nigerian media to always adhere to the principles of fairness and objectivity in the reportage of sensitive national issues particularly as they relate to security matters.

Imo Police Moves To Avert Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes

3 weeks ago /
Security 

As part of efforts to ensure that Imo state is free from  bloody clashes between herdsmen and farmers, the commissioner of Police Chris Ezike has convened a  meeting of stakeholders.


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