Edo state Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki has announced a winning bonus of N1 million for Bendel Insurance Football Club. Besides, the Governor who promised to support the club both financially and morally said it would enable them compete favourably and secure promotion to the elite division at the end of […]

Obaseki announces N1 million winning bonus for Bendel Insurance FC

The government of Edo State has said it would collaborate with the Nigerian Institute of Welding (NIW) to establish a fabrication village in the state. Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Governor of the state disclosed this when he received a delegation from the institute on a business visit to Edo State Government […]

Edo to partner NIW, establish Fabrication Village in the state

The government of Edo State has revealed that it would reintroduce the teaching of History as a subject in schools in the state to allow the young generation learn about the labours of past heroes. Besides, the state-owned tertiary institutions would also be equipped to teach Bini history while scholarships […]

Edo to reintroduce Bini History in schools as Obaseki offers ...

The government of Edo State has revealed that it would collaborate with the World Health Organisation (WHO) to improve the state’s health care delivery, especially for those under 15 years of age in the state. The state Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, made this disclosure as he received representatives of development […]

Edo, WHO partner to improve state’s Health Service Delivery

download (3)
Edo State governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Friday, flagged off the 2017 National Immunisation Plus Days (NIPDs) at New Benin Market, in Benin, the state Capital. Addressing the women at the market, Obaseki stressed the importance of immunisation, urging them to get their children up to 5 years of age immunised. […]

Obaseki flags off 2017 NIPDs in Edo

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured the people of the state that a section of the state would begin to enjoy 24 hours electricity supply based on the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by Edo State Government and an Independent Power Project (IPP) to generate 5 megawatts of […]

Edo to enjoy 24 hours electricity in six months

Edo State Government is set to collaborate with PaxHerbal Clinic and Research Laboratory, Ewu to create Agricpreneurs and work out the modalities for putting resources together for farmers to take advantages of this rare opportunity provided. The State’s Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki made this known, yesterday, while receiving a delegation […]

Edo to work with PaxHerbal Clinic on agriculture

…..  ‘It no favour but my responsibility’ – Obaseki St. Vincent De Paul’s Society of St. Paul’s Parish in Benin City, yesterday, commended Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki for his efforts to vivify a dialysis centre in the state, with the governor noting that he was simply doing his […]

Society commends Obaseki’s support to Dialysis Centre

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has assured that his administration would not forget the legacies left behind by late Dr Samuel Ogbemudia, who was former military and democratic governor of the old Mid-West and Bendel States. The governor stated this while giving his tribute at the interdenominational funeral service […]

‘We will not forget Ogbemudia’s legacy’ – Obaseki, Okowa

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has expressed shock and sadness over the alleged assassination of former Council Chairman of Etsakor East Local Government Area, Hon. (Prince) Suleiman Afegbua. The Governor, while condemning, in strong terms, the dastardly act, urged security operatives in the state to immediately swing into action, […]

Obaseki mourns Suleiman Afegbua, says justice will be served

The service of songs for late Dr Samuel Ogbemudia, former Governor of the defunct Mid-West and Bendel, held at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin on Thursday. The event was attended by family members and dignitaries from within and outside the state. In a message entitled, “what will you be […]

Service of songs holds for Late Ogbemudia in Benin

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has tasked the Edo chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Surveyors (NIS) to adhere to professional ethics in the discharge of its duties. Obaseki gave this charge when he received members of the association, led by its state Chairman, Mr Anthony Ekhator, at The […]

Obaseki tasks Edo NIS on Professional Practices