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Stakeholders’ preference for disaster management measures

By Francis Onoiribholo –  Bureau Chief, Benin A two-day regional workshop on disaster management was hosted recently in Benin City by a non-governmental organisation, the Africa Network for Environment and…

Dangote campaigns against fake cement in Uyo

By Idongesit Ashameri  -  Uyo Dangote Industries Limited has cautioned consumers against imitation, but to look out for the rebranded cement packaging upgraded to 42.5R in 50kg net, with original high…

Warri Ijaw advocate rotation of public offices

By Harris-Okon Emmanuel  - Warri   Ijaw people in the three Warri councils of Delta State have stated that they were in support of participatory governments in the sharing of political…

Police knock JTF over arrest of corporal, others

By Harris-Okon Emmanuel  -  Warri  Delta State Police Command has expressed dismay over the arrest and parade of a police corporal by soldiers over alleged cultism without thorough investigations. Authorities…

Ika, Ukwuani elders seek support for Olejeme

By Harris-Okon Emmanuel -  Warri   Ahead of 2015 governorship primaries in Delta State, the profile of Dr. Ngozi Olejeme has continued to rise as Ika and Ukwuani elders at the…

I fear for 2015 polls – Ugolor

Rev David Ugolor is a human rights activist and Chief Executive of Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ). In this concluding part ofhte interview with BENIN BUREAU CHIEF…

Edo PDP lawmakers are script actors, says Izebhijie

By Francis Onoiribholo  / Bureau Chief Benin   Following the unending power tussle that is currently rocking the Edo State House of Assembly, which has resulted to a parallel sitting, the…

Rivers guber: We want a God-fearing leader –Nte

She is the first female local government chairman in the history of Rivers State politics. Pastor Emilia Gilbert Nteh, former council chairman of Andoni local government area has chosen politics…

Commission donates ambulance to Tompolo Foundation

By Harris-Okon Emmanuel / Correspondent, Warri Tompolo Foundation has received a major boost as an intervention agency, Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, donated an ambulance to it. The ambulance…

Catholic priest tasks Edo LG bosses on performance

By Jude Ehebha / Special Corrspondent Ekpoma   A Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Francis Okhai, has charged local government chairmen in Edo State to perform for the good of the people…

Urhobo students inaugurate new executive at Abraka

By Sunday Apah  / Special Correspondent, Ughelli   NATIONAL Union of Urhobo Students has inaugurated new executive to pilot its affairs for the next one year, with a promise to facilitate…

How Benin recovered stolen artefacts, by Akenzua

Currently, the mood in Benin, the capital city of Edo State, and neighbouring towns inhabited by the Benins, is joyful. This follows last weekend’s hosting of a United Kingdom contingent…

‘Edo Assembly crisis, spurred by lawmakers’ selfish interests’

Rev David Ugolor is a human rights activist and Chief Executive of Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ). In this interview with BENIN BUREAU CHIEF Francis Onoiribholo, he…

Edo Line commends Oshiomhole for firm’s revival

By Francis Onoiribholo /  Bureau Chief Benin The Management and Staff of Edo Transport Service Limited, operators of Edo Line, has lauded the initiative of the state Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, for…

OYC carpets Arewa youths over call for Nigeria’s dissolution

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu  /  Correspondent Awka Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC) has stated that the call by Arewa Youth Development Foundation for dissolution of Nigeria was a joke taken too far,…

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