Tag Archives: Edo State

Security: Edo State Government Tasks Citizens On Vigilance; Warns Bandits To Quit Edo Forests!

  “That henceforth, any traditional rulers and village heads who have collected money from any herdsmen, therefore, permitting any form of camping or grazing in any Edo State forest should refund such money and ask the herdsmen to leave with immediate effect” PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS | JULY 11, 2022 Following the spate of Fulani herdsmen attacks and banditry in Edo ...

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CCB Grills Edo State Assembly Speaker & Clerk Over Lingering Crises

  The petition by the aggrieved legislators titled, “Complaint of gross abuse of powers and the precipitation of crisis at the Edo State House of Assembly by Alhaji Audu Yahaya Omogbai-Clerk of the Edo State House of Assembly”, was dated November 16, 2021. PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS | FEBRUARY 17, 2022 The Speaker of the Edo state House of Assembly, Hon. ...

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EDO STATE: Dangbala Natives Cries Out As Illegal Gold Miners Invade Community

  PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS | DECEMBER 15, 2021 Residents of Dangbala community in Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo cover the return of o State Government over the invasion of illegal miners and their activities in the Dangbala community. The Concern Residents of Dangbala, raised the alarm in a statement signed by one Godwin Amusa and Agbaje Saiki, Convener and ...

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Politics: Edo Deputy Governor ‘Set To Dump’ Peoples Democratic Party?

  It is a widely held belief across Edo State that Shaibu was, no doubt, the major face of the Edo 2020 Gubernatorial election, as many still opine that It was an election between Shaibu and his political father Comrade Adams Oshiomhole in order to secure victory for the incumbent. PEGASUS REPORTERS | SEPTEMBER 18, 2021 The Deputy Governor of ...

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Video Report: An Instance Of Chronic Decay In Educational Infrastructure In Edo State

OYAKHAMOH Y. CARL-ABU’BAKAR | SEPTEMBER 16, 2021 The Holy Aruosa Primary school is as old as Western education in ancient Benin City. However, with the turn of events and government neglect by whichever administration between Comrade Oshiomhole and the incumbent administration of Godwin Obaseki, Edo people are wondering why pupils of the school are forced to learn under this difficult ...

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Universal Covid-19 Vaccination: Edo State Gov. Obaseki Lost Round 1

  The Orders were granted as prayed as the court adjourned to the 10th of September, 2021 for hearing of the Substantive Motion. OYAKHAMOH Y. CARL-ABU’BAKAR |SEPTEMBER 1, 2021 A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has granted an order restraining the Governor of Edo State and the Edo State Government from enforcing a universal vaccination of all residents ...

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Proposed “Sultan of Shuwa Arab In Edo;” Group Backs Down And Pledge Loyalty To Oba of Benin

  “They are a community resident in Edo and they have a large percentage of their people here too, they are into cattle breeding and other businesses. The thing is a misuse of language from them” PEGASUS REPORTERS |AUGUST 21, 2021 The attempt by a northern ethnic group to install ‘Sultan of Shuwa Arab” as their monarch in Edo state ...

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Edo Awake As Northern Group Allegedly Moves to Crown Sultan in Benin Kingdom

  The president of the Benin Solidarity Movement (BSM), Elder Curtis Eghosa Ugbo, warned that Benin indigenes will do whatever it will take to resist imposing a Sultan in the city, The Punch reported. He said: “This will never happen in Benin Kingdom, we are Benin.’’ OYAKHAMOH Y. CARL-ABU’BAKAR | AUGUST 19, 2021 Groups in Edo state have rejected the ...

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NSF: Ondo Storms Edo With 130 Athletes

  Athletes were earlier tested for COVID-19 and administered with the vaccine as part of preparations for the national fiesta. Agency Report Henry Babatunde, General Manager, Ondo State Sports Council (OSSC), says 130 athletes will represent the state in 18 sports at the forthcoming National Sports Festival (NSF). Babatunde stated this in an interview with newsmen on Monday in Akure. ...

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Why We Are Probing Adam Oshiomhole’s Govt – Chris Osa Nehikhare

  PRESS STATEMENT BY THE PEOPLES’ DEMOCRATIC PARTY, PDP ON WHY OBASEKI IS PROBING OSHIOMHOLE’S GOVERNMENT The personality altercation between the incumbent governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki and his immediate predecessor seems to have taken a new twist as the governor insisted on probing the government he succeeded and was part of as an economic arrowhead. In an announcement ...

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