Wednesday , September 28 2022

Inside Edo

Oshiomhole sealing financial leakages led to massive dev -EIRS boss

BENIN CITY – “Efforts by the Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole-led administration to seal all financial leakages and ensure a corruption-free system culmininated in the massive infrastructural development across the state”, the Executive Chairman of the Edo State Internal Revenue Service (EIRS) Chief (Sir) Oseni Elamah has said. Chief …

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Edo EDP, procurement unit re-energised – Health Commissioner

Benin city – The Edo State Essential Drugs Programme and the procurement unit of the Hospital’s management Board have been re-engineered and strengthened to provide continuous availability of quality medicines and other healthcare products at affordable price.    Disclosing this yesterday while inaugurating the State Logistics Management Co-ordination unit at …

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Edo SSG loses Dad

BENIN CITY – The Secretary to Edo State Government, Prof. Julius Ihonvbere has lost his father, High Chief John Ihonvbere. The late High Chief John Ihonvbere who passed on Monday 2nd of February, 2015, at the age of 98, worked in the health sector all his life. Following the creation …

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Iyanomo-Ugbokun Road gets LG attention

OKADA – The long abandoned road linking Iyanomo and Ugbokun Communities in Okada-East ward, has received the attention of the authorities of Ovia North-East Local Government as reconstruction work began on the road on Friday. At the weekend when newsmen visited the two affected communities, the first phase of the …

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Foundation awards bursary to indigent students

FUGAR – A Non-Governmental and non-political Organization (NGO), the Okakagbe Foundation “Improving Lives” has presented bursary awards to the first batch of 100 indigent students of Etsako Central local government in tertiary institutions in the country. Presenting the cheques to the beneficiaries, the initiator and founder of the Foundation, Chief …

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24 Die In One Month In Edo Auto Crashes – FRSC

Benin city – The Edo State Command of the FRSC said that 24 people died in 17 auto crashes in the state last month. The Sector Commander, Mr. Oluwasusi Familoni, made the disclosure in an interview with newsmen in Benin City. Familoni said that most of the crashes were caused …

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Edo Govt To Support Trad Birth Attendants

Ehor – Edo State Government said it would support the Traditional Birth Attendants (TBAs) as part of efforts to reduce high mortality rate in rural areas of the state. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. (Mrs.) Aihauwa Eregie disclosed this at Ehor Uhunmwode Local Government Area, Edo State while inaugurating …

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Oshodin/Oloke Family Hosts Reception For Ex-UNIBEN VC

BENIN CITY: The Oshodin/Oloke royal family of Benin Kingdom, weekend hosted the immediate past Vice Chancellor, University of Benin (UNIBEN), Profrssor Osayuki Godwin Oshodin to a grand reception at the Benin City ancestral home. The head of the family (Okaegbe), Pa. Omobugie Oshodin in an address read on his behalf …

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Vanguard’s Simon Ebegbulem,

ABUJA – As part of effort to reward excellence and hardwork, a Non Governmental Organisation, Initiative for Youth Awareness on Migration, Immigration, Development and Reintegration (IYAMIDR) has presented an award to Mr. Simon Uzoachi Ebegbulem, Edo State Senior Correspondent of the Vanguard newspaper, and three others in Abuja. The other …

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