Monday , May 10 2021


Edo to boost technical, vocational education in junior secondary schools with 3,000 newly recruited teachers

The Edo State Universal Basic Education Board has assured that the state government plans to boost Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) with the 3,000 teachers, who are to be recruited under the Edo Supporting Teachers to Achieve Result (STAR) teacher recruitment programme. Addressing journalists in Benin City, the …

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Celebrating Prof. John Abhuere @ 70

John Imonbhio Abhuere was born on 21st April 1951 at Unuwazi Uromi, Edo State, Nigeria. He attended St. John’s Anglican Primary School, Unuwazi from where he proceeded to Edo Boy’s High School (now Adolor College), Ugbowo, Benin City. He later attended the University of Lagos for a Bachelor Degree Course, …

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Road accidents claim 51 lives in Edo – FRSC

BENIN CITY – The Edo Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Tuesday said no fewer than 51 lives were lost to various Road Traffic Crashes (RTCs) in the state between January and March 2021. Mr Henry Benamaisia, the Sector Commander of FRSC, gave the figure in …

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5 Feared Dead, Several Injured, During Bloody Clash Between Okada Riders And The NURTW Members Over Alleged Extortion In Lagos

LAGOS – At least five people were feared dead with dozen others sustaining varying degrees of injuries after motorcycle operators (Okada riders) and members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) clashed over alleged extortion among others around Iyana-Iba-Ojo axis of Lagos State. It was gathered that trouble …

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