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My Advice For Edo People In This Coming Election—Samuel Ogbemudia

Former two-time governor of old Bendel State, Dr Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia, is an elder statesman. Many people have been waiting to hear from him to know his stand on this forth coming election in Edo state. In this Exclusive Interview with Sunday Adebayo, he expresses his belief and assessments of the present Edo state government,…

PDP Is Dead In Edo State—Oshiomhole

**Edo People Won’t Vote For Them Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has stated that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is not in existence in the state. The outgoing governor of the state also said candidate of his party in the September 2016 governorship poll, Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress, APC, will not…

Oshiomhole Removes Abdul Oroh As Commissioner

Abdul Oroh has been sacked as the Commissioner for Commerce and Industry by the Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole. Oroh was removed from the cabinet of the Edo State governor on Monday and the announcement made via a statement signed by Oshiomhole’s Chief Press Secretary, Peter Okhiria. According to Okhiria, Oroh was dropped by the…

ALERT: Edo Assembly Sacks Speaker, Deputy

Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Victor Edoror, has been sacked, Aproko247 has been reliably informed. Our source in Edo State disclosed to us that the Deputy Speaker of the Assembly, Festus Ebea, was also impeached. It was learnt that both members of the hollowed chamber were impeached on Tuesday. It is however…

N11.3m Fraud: Ex-Akoko Edo Council Boss Trial Suffers Setback

The trial of former Chairman, Akoko Edo Local Government Area, Edo State, Akerejola Joseph Folorunsho and five others slated to begin on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 before Justice E. A. Edigin of the State High Court, Benin could not go on as planned as the defence is challenging the competence of the court to entertain…

Angry Arik Air Passengers Protest At Benin Airport

There was demonstration at the Benin airport on Sunday after passengers of Arik Air reportedly learnt that they were lied to by management of the airline. It was gathered that the aggrieved passengers were told there was no fuel to take them to their destination, only to discover that the same plane is to ferry…