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NAPVID distributes Xmas packages to PWDs in Edo

BENIN CITY – No fewer than 70 less privileged persons living with disabilities in Edo State has benefited from the Network for the Advancement of Persons With Visible Disabilities (NAPVID) Christmas packages. The packages which were distributed to the beneficiaries on Saturday in Benin city, Edo State capital, include rice, …

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Edo communities laments continued blackout

ABUDU – It seems all hope of electricity restoration to some communities in Orhionmwon and Uhunmwode local government areas of Edo state by the end of 2021 may have been dashed as Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) insisted on ‘community billing system’. The Nigerian Observer learnt that, the system, coupled …

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Disability law: Edo govt urged to comply with global trend

BENIN CITY – As part of continuous advocacy for the domestication of disability legislation in Edo State, the Association of Lawyers with Disabilities in Nigeria (ALDIN) has called on the state government to “enact an Edo-Specific disability law, as a matter of urgency”. The association, which made the call during …

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CVR: INEC reject 1,600 applications for PVC in Orhionmwon

ABUDU – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has cancelled 1,600 Permanent Voters Card (PVC) requests in Orhionmwon local government area of Edo State for multiple registrations. The commission had registered around two thousand eligible voters in the area since the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) commenced on Monday July …

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