Oshiomhole’s Information Commissioner dumps APC, joins PDP

Happening now in Okpella, Edo North District of Edo State, Prince Kassim Afegbua has finally dumped the All Progressives Party. Afegbua, is former Commissioner for Information in Edo State to the APC  More »

Obaseki arrives Emaudo, meets APC’s failed promise to build a new House for Alli

Governor of Edo State, Dr Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki, has arrived the Emaudo residence of former Governor of defunct Bendel State, Professor Ambrose Alli, for the memorial event in honour of the man More »

APC turns Ambrose Alli memorial to campaign rally

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Has turned the memorial events in honour of former Govenror of defunct Bendel State, Prof Ambrose Folorunsho Alli, into a campaign rally.  Rather than photographs or mementos More »

Go back to House of Assembly – Obaseki orders Edoror

The Edo State governor, Dr. Godwin Obaseki, has ordered the former Edo State Speaker who is now the Deputy Speaker, Engr Victor Edoror, to stop his campaign for the Federal House of More »

It is illegal for Police to search your Phones, Laptops or Bank Accounts without Court Order – IG of Police

Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has transmitted a matching order to policemen in Nigeria, especially the FSARS unit, who got the transmission to desist from checking citizens’ account details, More »

Obaseki’s new price regime on C of O, lifts investor confidence in Edo – EDOGIS boss

Managing Director of Edo Geographic Information Service (EDOGIS), Arch. Frank Evbuomwan, has said that investor confidence in all sectors of the state is on the rise, with easier, cheaper and convenient way More »

Crisis looms in Edo APC; Cold War Between Obaseki and Oshiomhole heats up as APC stalwarts pitch tents

By Faith Iguodala Okoro – APC leaders allege that Obaseki is patronising stooges from Delta State – Spend millions on consultants, refuses to constitute boards – “Be patient”, Obaseki admonishes his critics More »

 

Uniben Staff drags Stanbic IBTC to court, alleges Illegal inclusion in debtors list

By Itohan Imade A University of Benin staff, Mr. Clifford Ogbeide, has dragged the commercial bank, Stanbic IBTC Plc before a Benin High Court alleging a libellous act, unethical conduct and breach of agreement. The claimant in the suit over that the bank’s recent letter addressed to the Vice-Chancellor of the University with copies to the Registrar and Bursar, maliciously identified him as one of the banker’s Read More....

The Speaker Edo State House of Assembly is Sleeping on the lap of Delilah: Is Victor Edoror a Tiger or a Toddler? – Barr. Abraham Oviawe.

Abraham Oviawe is s lawyer and human rights activist based in Benin city When the Uyi Igbe led 5th Assembly of the EDHA tied themselves to the apron string of the Governor of Edo State, Adolf Hitler Eric Oshiomhole, Edo people had thought that no other assembly will ever disappoint Edo People like the Uyi Igbe led 5th Assembly but the Victor Sabor Tiger Edoror led 6th Assembly can conveniently be said to be w Read More....

Oshiomhole, Godfather and the Godson

 By Steve Ikelebe The ghost of Michael Corleone in the book authored by Mario Puzo, “The Godfather” has materialised in the ancient City of Benin in the build up to the 2016 governorship election. Michael’s literal apparition in the land of ‘battle and blood’ announces the unending circuit of deceit our politics has rotated in the last seven years of Governor Adams Oshiomhole&# Read More....

Speaker Dogara calls for donour confab on IDP’S in Nigeria

By Itohan Imade Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Rt Hon. Yakubu Dogaga, has‎  donated assorted food items and medical supplies to internally displaced Nigerians at Uhogua in Edo State with a call on the federal government to immediately convene an International donor conference to raise funds for their rehabilitation and resettlement. ‎ Read More....

Otaru of Auchi loose palace in epic court battle

By Itohan Imade A Benin High Court has asked the Alhaji Aliru Momoh Ikelebe III, the Otaru of Auchi to vacate the premises he currently occupies as his palace in the last two decades in the 31 days, as his an illegal occupant. The property according to the court, which also ordered the monarch to pay N10million as damages actually belongs to its rightful owner, Orbit Building society Limited, which sued the Otaru c Read More....

Edo APC leader killed in car crash

By Itohan Imade ‎Tragedy hit the All Progressives Congress in Edo State weekend as a youth leader, Uduafemhe Ibrahim Otaru in Edo North was killed while on a trip to receive Oshiomhole’s anointed successor, Godwin Obaseki who was touring the area.  The Youth Leader in Etsako East  Local Government Area hailed from ward 7, Afu Okpilla‎  and was  popularly known as “speaker worldwide”. ‎ Read More....

Nigerian stabbed to death in Wolfsburg, Germany. – Osaretin Evbuomwan

For the second time in 17 months, a Nigerian has again been killed in Wolfsburg, Germany, this time by stabbing. The 33-year-old asylum seeker from Enugu, Nigeria, popularly called Jerry, who however falsely officially claimed to come from Cameroon probably in a desperate bid to avoid deportation, died in the night of Friday, as police said. It is reported that after failing the get his papers after several frustra Read More....

Oshiomhole reinstates Victor Enobakhare despite being indicted by Commission of Enquiry

By Kingsley Imuwahen It would be recalled that on Tuesday October 6, 2015, Governor Adams Oshiomhole suspended four local government chairmen over allegations of non-payment of staff salaries without satisfactory explanations, inability to account for internally generated revenue, diversion of funds, failure to follow due process in the award of contracts as well as illegal employment of senior officers without go Read More....

Sylvanus Eruaga cries out as thugs loyal to Speaker Edoror beat up youth corper

By Itohan Imade   A male Youth Corper (names withheld) serving with ‎the Edo State House of Assembly was recently given the beating of his life by thugs loyal to the Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Hon. Victor Edoror, allegedly for receiving court papers from bailifs of the Court of Appeal, Benin. The Court of Appeal Benin city had announced the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Sylvanus Eruaga Read More....

Speak up over allegations of acquiring airline- Jude Ise-Idehen charges Governor Oshiomhole

By Itohan Imade A former State legislator has charged the Edo state governor, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, to be honest and tell Edo people the truth about the  new Airline he allegedly purchased in Cape Verde. Read More....