Empowering entrepreneurs of tomorrow

Youths across Edo State this week, June 12-14 gathered at SIO Events Center, GRA,  Benin City, to explore entrepreneurial opportunities in Nigeria. The 3-days  workshop tagged Youth Empowered was organised by Coca-Cola Hellenic More »

Governor Obaseki declares Coca-Cola Hellenic’s Youth Empowered Workshop open in Benin

By Richard Okundia Governor Godwin Obaseki  has declared open the Youths Empowered Programme  of the Coca-Cola Hellenic in Benin City the Edo State capital. The Governor  who was accompanied by the Commissioner for Wealth More »

Child Labour: Obaseki decries widespread practice, warns of sanctions

The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has condemned the use of children as labourers by employers of labour and warned that his administration will not accept any form of exploitation More »

Nigerians to Buhari on Abiola, you did well, but you are an hypocrite, we will vote you out in 2019

“We applaud Pres. Buhari for declaring June 12 as Democracy day but isn’t it hypocritical because Abiola was unfairly treated and poisoned under Abacha regime, a regime Buhari was part of. If More »

Stakeholders decry dilapidated Ugbogui Secondary School, Ugbogui

Ugbogui community in Ovia South West, Edo State has cried out to the state government over the abandonment and the dilapidating infrastructures at the only secondary school serving the community and others More »

Enabulele charges private school owners to improve quality of education

Proprietors of private primary schools in Ovia South-West local government area have been charged to improve the quality of education they impact to the children in the LGA. The Executive Chairman of More »

Government’s continued neglect threatens infrastructures in Edo State Ministry of Education

Edo State Government’s continued neglect threatens infrastructures in Edo’s Ministry of Education making it now look more or less Ministry of Dilapidation. Ministry of Education is supposed  to be Government’s driving force More »



The Etsako East Local Government Chairman, yesterday took a full page advertorial in Vanguard Newspaper to decry what he called the illegal acquisition of limestone deposits in the heart of Okpella by H.R.H Alhaji Ado Ibrahim without obtaining consent from Okpella. He went on to lament how Dangote and Alhaji Ado Ibrahim are conniving to use the court to illegally get justice over a clear case of impunity while the ...


Edo PDP through its Media and Publicity Secretary,  Chris Nehikhare yesterday unveiled its manifesto in Education. The manifesto titled “The Cornerstone of Sustainable Development” if given the chance to lead Edo again and if well implemented also could create a renaissance of good and qualitative education in the State. The manifesto emcompases different strata of education, from formal to info ...

Seven things the Edo PDP can do to win Edo state in 2016: A Open Letter to the PDP

Saintmoses Eromosele, Author of the political classic play, “The Trials of an Empire“…  December 06, 2015 The Chairman, People’s Democratic Party Edo State. Cc: All PDP Aspirants. SEVEN (7) THINGS THE EDO PDP CAN DO TO WIN EDO STATE IN 2016: AN OPEN LETTER TO THE PDP Dear Sirs, I am a party man from Edo Central, Esan Central Ward 8 to be precise and I am desirous of seeing a better Edo State ...


Every now and then, the prices of crude which is Nigeria’s main source of Revenue fluctuates in the international market, this in a multiplier effect view do not enable for planning and projection for Nigeria. It will be better to explore other sources for revenue in addition to crude oil. In Edo State, the land is blessed for Agriculture, from the Norther part, through the central all the way to the southern pa ...

Crisis brewing in the city of Uromi

Crisis is brewing in the commercial city of Uromi the capital of Esan North-East Local Government Area as youths are mobilising to storm the council secretariat in protest over the threat to life of a youth leader in the city, Elder Omon Enojie who claim that Mr. Sam Oboh the controversial chairman of Esan North-East LGA threatened his life over critism of the newly commissioned Uromi Market. ...
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