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Edo state government screens pensioners in 18 LGA

“The Schedule Dates and Time for the Screening are as follow: (i) Edo South-Wednesday 2nd to Friday 4th December, 2020 – 8.00am -4.00pm (ii) Edo North-Monday 7th to Wednesday 9th December, 2020-8.00am-4.00pm (iii) Edo Central – Thursday 10th to Saturday 12th December, 2020-8.00am-4.00am.

Edo Judicial Panel of Inquiry summons retired police officer over death of UNIBEN student

“You are therefore summoned to appear at the Edo Panel on November 26, 2020, to testify on whatever you know in the suit matter and also produce evidence where necessary.”

Cultist clash, attacks, killings: IGP orders deployment of 5 Mobile Police Units to Edo

Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki has pledged logistics and other necessary supports including the provision of patrol vehicles to ensure that the criminal elements are hunted down and arrested.

Obaseki dissolves cabinet ahead of inauguration

“Since I became governor, I didn’t sack any commissioner, but rather they sacked me by resigning from my cabinet. What is important in government are the core values of truth, justice and fairness.

Benin Royal Museum will preserve Edo’s audio-visual heritage, drive interest in history – Obaseki

“The World Day for Audiovisual Heritage (WDAH) provides an occasion to raise general awareness of the need to take urgent measures and to acknowledge the importance of audiovisual documents.”

Edo youth demand justice for 25-year-old orphan killed by Nigerian Army during #EndSARS protest

“The family, friends and youth of Auchi, Otuo and Afenmiland demand a full scale investigation. We demand justice. Our son cannot die in vain. Justice is all we need.”

EndSARS: Edo govt sets up Judicial Panel of Inquiry

The Panel has been given 90 days to complete this assignment. All hearings will be open to the general public. All interested persons are advised to send their complaints, petitions and suggestions to the Committee

Power tussle: Edo speaker impeached

The impeachment letter was said to have been signed by nine of 10 assembly members at the plenary session on Monday.

Edo poly emerges only polytechnic in the world to clinch Canadian govt’s 2020 research grant

The Gendered Design in STEAM programme at Carleton University, funded by Canadian Government’s International Development Research Council (IDRC), was awarded to 20 research teams in Africa, Asia and Latin America, with the 19 other teams domiciled in universities.

‘Fairly used chairman for sale’ — Twitter taunts Oshiomhole after Edo loss

After the governor went through the direct primaries as recommended, he was disqualified by the committee set-up by Adams Oshiomhole, his estranged godfather, who doubles as his predecessor.

Edo: Reps minority leader, Elumelu congratulates Gov. Obaseki on re-election

Hon. Elumelu urged Governor Obaseki to continue in providing good governance for the people of Edo state, which was the basis of his incontestable victory in the election

Breaking: Obaseki defeats Izy-Iyamu with 84,336 votes in Edo governorship election

After counting the votes, Obaseki secured 307,955 votes across 18 local government areas while Osagie Ize-Iyamu, polled 223,619.

Breaking: Obaseki wins Ize-Iyamu with 2987 votes in his LGA

Ize-Iyamu who is from Orhionmwon, polled 10,458 votes, while Obaseki polled 13,445 to beat him in his council.

Edo election: INEC releases more results

This is final stage of the election and I urge urged you to be calm, if you have any protest we will recognise you to speak,” he said.

Edo election: Obaseki in early lead

The results of 13 local governments have already been announced by the electoral commission with Obaseki clinching 11.

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