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Darkness everywhere, as Electricity  Distribution

Darkness everywhere, as Electricity Distribution Companies fail

Since the death of “Abami Eda”, late Fela Anikulapo Kuti of blessed memory so many years ago, his memory lingers on in almost every sphere of our ...

Biafra: Edo Group replies Nnamdi Kanu

Biafra: Edo Group replies Nnamdi Kanu

South - South Nigeria is never part of Biafra Great Benin Descendants Worldwide, an Edo socio - cultural group has fired back at Nnamdi Kanu. This...

ASUU is a problem of the Nigerian  University syst

ASUU is a problem of the Nigerian University system - Prof. Ochonnu

Moses Ochonu is a Nigerian academic, historian, author and Professor of African History at Vanderbitt University, Nashville, Tennessee. Ochonu in his ...


Tony Anenih goes home on Dec. 1,  to be accorded S

Tony Anenih goes home on Dec. 1, to be accorded State burial

Elder Statesman and former Chairman, Board of Trustees Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih will on December 1, 2018 be buried in his ho...

Delta POWA Chairperson solicits for  synergy, co-o

Delta POWA Chairperson solicits for synergy, co-operation to assist police

The chairperson, Police Officers Wives Association (POWA) Delta State, Hajiya Batul Muhammad Mustafa, who is also the wife of the Delta State Commissi...

DPOs Commend Delta  POWA Chairperson

DPOs Commend Delta POWA Chairperson

Chief Superintendent of Police, Prince George Efeizomor is the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) “B” Division Warri in Delta State. A royal son of t...


Ohen installed for Okhoromi village

Ohen installed for Okhoromi village

On the approval and instruction of the Benin Monarch, Oba Ewuare II, representatives of the body of Ohens (Priests) in the Kingdom have installed Ovbo...

Convocation: UNIBEN to honour Benin  Monarch Oba E

Convocation: UNIBEN to honour Benin Monarch Oba Ewuare II, others

Abavo Kingsley, Benin

The University of Benin, Benin - City is to confer on the Benin Monarch, His Royal Majesty, Omo N' Oba N' Edo Uku Akpol...

Pry five pupil bags Hon. Ogbemudia scholarship for

Pry five pupil bags Hon. Ogbemudia scholarship for innovation

A primary five pupil of Olomuza primary school, Useh, Master Lucky Ekhator has been awarded scholarship for his innovative feat by the Chairman Egor L...


flag - off of maternal and neonatal child health w

flag - off of maternal and neonatal child health week campaign for children, pregnant women and women of reproductive

This year's program is centred on administration of essential vitamins on children within the age bracket of 0 - 49 months old. In the course of th...

Hon. Eghe Ogbemudia  fetes Deputy Speaker  childre

Hon. Eghe Ogbemudia fetes Deputy Speaker children parliament

Fred Onobrorhie

The executive Chairman Egor local Government Council, Edo State, Hon. Eghe Ogbemudia recently hosted the Deputy Speaker Childr...

Struggle for justice: Ibori drags  UK to EU Court

Struggle for justice: Ibori drags UK to EU Court of Human Rights

Former Delta State governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori reportedly has instructed his lawyers to go on appeal against the United Kingdom at the Europea...


BIOGRAPHY OF CHIEF OBAFEMI AWOLOWO G.C.F.R., S.A.N

BIOGRAPHY OF CHIEF OBAFEMI AWOLOWO G.C.F.R., S.A.N (March 6, 1909 May 9, 1987) Courtesy OBAFEMI AWOLOWO FOUNDATION.

BIRTH Jeremiah Oyeniyi Obafemi Awolowo was born on March 6, 1909, to Chief David Sopolu Awolowo and his wife Mary Efunyela Awolowo in Ikenne, Remo, in...

Against all odds

Against all odds

By Bekisu Muhammed

Hello friends, quite a while! In this edition, I bring you a story about a woman who had gone through marital, domestic an...

Oba gha to’ kpere, Ise!

Oba gha to’ kpere, Ise!

The age-long saying; ‘Kings are born and not made’ has again become manifest as you officially ascend the throne of your ancestors as the 39th Oba...


THE PEOPLE AS JUDGES<br>Buhari Vs Jonathan

THE PEOPLE AS JUDGES
Buhari Vs Jonathan

By Marthins K.O (esq)

The aphorism; after rain, comes shine, and after a long night, comes dawn perfectly describes the tension that precedes the...

UNIBEN's 39th/40th convocation/44th  Founder's Day

UNIBEN's 39th/40th convocation/44th Founder's Day ends in grand style

The prestigious University of Benin (UNIBEN) combined 39th/40th convocation/44th Founder's Day ceremonies which began on Wednesday, 19th November, 201...