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Teachers Kick Against Edo Pension Scheme
Teachers Kick Against Edo Pension Scheme

Teachers Kick Against Edo Pension Scheme

Edo State chapter of the Nigeria Union of Teachers, on Sunday, directed its members to shun enrollment into the state government’s contributory pension scheme. This was contained a statement titled, “forceful enrollment into contributory pension scheme”, signed and made available to newsmen... read more »

Edo police parade 126 suspects for jail-break, looting, others
#ENDSARS: Edo Police Parade Suspects for...

#ENDSARS: Edo Police Parade Suspects for Jail-breaking Looting, and other O...

The Edo State Police Command on Wednesday paraded 126 suspects in connection with the jail-breaks, looting and vandalism in the aftermath of the #EndSARS protests across the nation. According to the breakdown released by the State Commissioner of Police, Johnson Kokumo, 106 suspects were arrested... read more »

#EndSARS: Hoodlums Free Inmates in Benin
#EndSARS: Hoodlums Free Inmates in Benin

#EndSARS: Hoodlums Free Inmates in Benin

  Some suspected thugs on Monday morning broke into the Benin Prison popularly known as White House on Sapele road, Benin and freed inmates. The thugs broke parts of the wall, climbing the high fence into the prison to free the inmates. The thugs were reported to have overpowered officials... read more »

#ENDSARS: Edo State Government Declares a 24-Hour State-wide Curfew
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#ENDSARS: Edo State Government Declares a 24-Hour State-wide Curfew

A 24-hour curfew has been declared by the Godwin Obaseki led Edo state government. This curfew is to commence from 4pm today, the 19th of October across the state. According to a statement released by Osarodion Ogie Esq., Secretary to the Edo State Government, this was necessitated as a result of... read more »

Edo State Recruits Teachers for Rural Communities
Nigeria: Edo State Recruits Teachers for...

Nigeria: Edo State Recruits Teachers for Rural Communities

  The Edo State Government has commenced the recruitment of teachers for rural and remote communities. The recruitment which is under the Edo Supporting Teachers to Achieve Results (EdoSTAR) Teaching Fellowship Programme will be spread across the state’s three senatorial districts. The... read more »

Appeal Court Constitutes Edo Governorship Election Tribunal Panel

Appeal Court Constitutes Edo Governorship Election Tribunal Panel

  President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, on Monday constituted the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal to handle petitions arising from the gubernatorial... read more »

The Edo Example of Demystification of godfatherism in Nigerian Politics

The Edo Example of Demystification of godfatherism in Nigerian Politics

The outcome of the Edo State governorship election has sent shock and excitement down the spine of many Nigerians depending on one’s political affiliation. But one fact that proponents of... read more »

APC Runs Riot at Oshiomhole’s Poling Unit, Floors PDP

APC Runs Riot at Oshiomhole’s Poling Unit, Floors PDP

The All Progressive Congress (APC) flag bearer in the Edo State gubernatorial election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu defeated won the polling unit of the immediate former National Chairman of the All... read more »

Edo Decides: Anxiety in APC, PDP as INEC Commences Collation

Edo Decides: Anxiety in APC, PDP as Results Trickle in

Political actors in the Edo State gubernatorial eagerly await the announcement of the winner as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) commences collation of results from... read more »

Security Agencies Intimidating our Governors, PDP Raises Alarm

Security Agencies Intimidating our Governors, PDP Raises Alarm

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cried out over acclaimed intimidation of governors elected under its platform who are in Edo State to woo votes for the party in today’s governorship election... read more »