Category Archives: Edo

Bini, Ijaw Poised For War Over Gelelege Kingship

By VANGUARD NEWSPAPER WAR is brewing between the Benin people and Ijaw over alleged plans by Ijaw traditional rulers in Bayelsa and Delta states to install Mr Edwin Ogunyenbo as the Pere of Olodiama Kingdom in Gelegele, Ovia North-East Local Government

UNIBEN, Two Others Win £6.8m UK Research Grant

The University of Benin, Edo State, and two other institutions have won the Global Challenge Research Fund Grant provided by the United Kingdom to promote research and development. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Faraday Orumwense, disclosed this on Tuesday while briefing

Oshiomhole And His Litany Of Scheming Misadventures

By Elvis Asoro The immediate past governor of Edo State, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, recently issued a statement denying that he plotted the removal of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, to pave the way

EDO | You can’t suspend me, Inegbeneki tells Edo APC.

  A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Edo State, Chief Francis Inegbeneki has described his alleged suspension by the state party Chairman, Ans­lem Ojezua as laughable and unconstitutional. Chief Inegbeneki said the suspension was null and void

FESTIVAL: Urohi Community Annual Festival 2017

. BY Prince Kelly O. Udebhulu. Across Urohi community and among the people of Urohi, Edo State of Nigeria in the diaspora, the last weekend of every January, is gladdened with the celebration of Urohi Annual Festival which is best

Benin Kingdom: Oba Ewuare suspends Isekhure

. BENIN—BENIN Traditional Council, BTC, has announced the suspension of the Isekhure of Benin Kingdom, Chief Nosakhare Isekhure, from performing the duties of the “Isekhure title which he now bears.” All efforts to reach Chief Isekhure, for his comments, including

Gov.Obaseki Is a Governor Who Leads With The Fear Of God – Kelly O. Udebhulu.

EKPOMA- Governor Godwin Obaseki has stood for truth and proven to be a leader that has integrity, fear of God and leads with examples especially in his current fight against corruption and injustice in Edo state. The young and dynamic

Ewu, Opoji, Ugbegun Communities In Esan Central Decry Irrua’s Monopolization Of Political Appointments, Urge Obaseki To Remedy It

BENIN—STAKEHOLDERS from Esan Central Local Government Area of Edo State have appealed to Governor Godwin Obaseki to correct what they described as the imbalance in the sharing of political appointments among the four autonomous communities that make up the local

What are the consequences of the purported deposition  the Ojuromi of Uromi by the Former Governor of Edo State Adams Oshiomhole?

  By Josephine Akioyamen Before I talk about the consequences of former Governor of Edo State Oshiomhole abominable act first let me digress into history to provide the context for my perspective. It is a well-known fact that the Dynasty

Task before Gov Obaseki

By Patrick Omorodion Penultimate Saturday, the baton of leadership in Edo State changed hands. Not from one party to another but the same party, the All Progressives Party whose sitting governor, Comrade (that title now causes bellyache for me) Adams

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