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  • COMMISSIONING COMMISSIONING Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole cutting the tape to commission the 500 capacity lecture theatre built by the state government in Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma. 2nd left is the Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Cordelia Agbebaku and other guests at the occasion. Photo: CHARITY OZIGBO-ESERE.
  • GIFT GIFT Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State (right) receiving a gift from the representative of Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Professor Timothy Audu during the commissioning ceremony of projects in the University. With them is the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Cordelia Agbebaku. Photo: CHARITY OZIGBO
  • Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State (2nd left), Vice Chancellor, Ambrose Alli Univerversity, Ekpoma, Prof. Cordelia Agbebaku, State Commissioner Secondary, Tertiary and Technoical Education, Barr. Washungton Osifo and His Housing and Urban Development Counterpart, Arch Francis Evbuomwan at a ceremony for the commissioning of Projects in Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma. Photo: charity ozibo
  • Front Row: Past President, Nigerian Institute of Town Planners, Mr. Remi Makinde; President, Mr. Steve Onu; Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos, Special Adviser to Lagos State Governor on New Town Development, Mrs. Felicia Fisayo; Commissioner for Town Planning, Mr. Toyin Ayinde and Secretary to State Government, Dr. Ranti Adebule with others, during a visit of members of Nigerian Institute of Town Planners to Governor Fashola in Lagos recently.
  • AWARD AWARD L-R: 2013/2014 Honours Award Winners, Mr. Onuh Micheal (MON), the Head, Presidential Stewards, who has served under nine different heads of states/presidents; a taxi driver, Mr. Imeh Usuah, who returned the sum of N18m (eighteen million Naira) forgotten in his car by a customer and Mr. Solomon Dauda (MON), a traffic warden, for his acrobatic agility in controling traffic, at the investiture in Abuja recently.

 
 
 
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Oshiomhole signs N159bn 2015 Budget into Law
BENIN CITY- Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has signed the State’s 2015 Appropriation Bill of N159.3 billion into law. The amount is about N3 billion higher than the N156.551 billion Appropriation Bill he earlier presented to the House.

BENIN CITY- As part of efforts towards preventing the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease in public schools, the Edo State Government has presented Anti-Ebola materials to schools in five Local Government Areas across the State. under the first phase of its Ebola Prevention Programme.

ABUJA - Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday, sentenced three Boko Haram members to 25 years imprisonment each.

BENIN CITY - The Executive Chairman of the Edo State Internal Revenue Service, Chief (Sir) Oseni Elamah was among the distinguished personalities honoured with an excellence award by the Coalition of Registered political parties (CRPP), Edo State.

Benin - President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the country had reduced its poverty rate by 50 per cent.

Yola - Ahead of the October 11 Adamawa governorship by-election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is meeting with stakeholders from Michika and Madagali local government areas.

Lokoja - Residents of Lokoja, Kogi, have called on government at all levels to focus more attention on the development of the tourism sector.


 
BENIN CITY - As preparations for the Nigeria 54th independence anniversary peaked yesterday, mixed reactions from the public have, however, trailed the importance of its celebration.

ABUJA - Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has urged Nigerians to work tirelessly to promote the tenets of democracy, good governance and responsible citizenry.
BENIN CITY –The Commissioner of police Edo State Mr. Foluso Adebanjo has stated that adequate measures have been put in place to ensure a water –tight security during and after today’s Nigeria 54th Independence celebration in the state.

BENIN CITY- State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Hon. Abdul Oroh made this known during the conference/ Inaugural ceremony of Cocoa Farmers Association of Nigeria (CFAN) held at Ugbogui, Ovia South West Local Government Area of the state.

LAGOS -The Commissioner for Insurance, National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), Mr Fola Daniel has announced that the commission was developing a new insurance industry development roadmap.

ABUJA -The Nigerian Women in Clergy (WIC), a faith-based women group, has expressed concerns over the spate of criticisms surrounding Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, Prophet TB Joshua and Pastor Chris Oyakhilome by some Nigerians.

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