BREAKING: Edo State Deputy Speaker Impeached

by Seun Adeuyion August 5, 2020
Hon. Yekini Idiaye, Edo State Deputy Speaker, has been impeached today at the chamber of the state House of Assembly, while Hon. Roland Asoro representing Ohrionmwon-South Constituency has been elected as the new Deputy Speaker. Recall that few days ago the deputy speaker led two other members to pledge their loyalty to Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, […]

Edo: No Iota Of Truth In ICPC Petition Of Unfair Contract Award By Obaseki, Says Governor’s Aide

by Seun Adeuyion August 5, 2020
Mr. Crusoe Osagie, Special Adviser to Edo State governor on Media and Communications, has termed a petition to the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC), against the Godwin Obaseki-led administration as false. Mr. Osagie, in a statement personally signed by him, described the allegation as an attempt to tarnish the image of Obaseki. According to the media adviser, […]

Kogi: “I Want To Marry Her” — Man, 65, Who Allegedly Raped Teenager Says

by Seun Adeuyion August 5, 2020
Police in Kogi State have arrested a man identified as Yusuf Aminu Onuka, for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl, simply identified as Silifa. It was gathered that the incident happened on 29th July, 2020,in Adavi Local Government Area (LGA) of Kogi State,  Yusuf, 65, it was further learnt allegedly lured Silifa into his bedroom and […]

Lebanon Explosions “Looks Like A Terrible Attack” — US President, Donald Trump Says

by Seun Adeuyion August 5, 2020
President of the United States (US), Donald Trump, yesterday said he was briefed by US generals that the powerful explosions which rocked Beirut appeared to have been caused by a “bomb of some kind.” In a chat with journalists at the White House, Trump said: “It looks like a terrible attack. It would seem like […]

N539.8m Loans Disbursed To Farmers In 3 Months — CBN Report

by Seun Adeuyion August 5, 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Monday, revealed that it disbursed N539.8m loans to farmers between January and March this year. This was contained in the Apex bank third quarter economic report on ‘Agricultural credit guarantee scheme’. “A total of N539.8m loans was guaranteed to 3,161 farmers under the Agricultural Credit Guarantee Scheme in […]

#Edo2020: Wike Chides Oshiomhole, Ize-Iyamu On Integrity, Says Edolites Are Fully In Support Of Obaseki/Shaibu

by Seun Adeuyion August 5, 2020
Ahead of the September 19, 2020 gubernatorial election in Edo State, Governor Nyesom Wike, Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council on the election, has said that Governor Godwin Obaseki will be re-elected, as the people of Edo state cannot be swayed to the contrary by the deceptions, lies and antics of the […]