By John Mayaki That Mr Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki’s government in Edo State would be a colossal success should never have been in doubt. The handwriting had always been on the wall; but those who are wanting when foresight is being deployed could not have perceived it. His background in finance […]

100 Days: Centennial musings on Obaseki’s economic administration

The Edo Government in its quest to overhaul the education sector in the state, has planned two different Education workshops in Benin. This is coming barely a month after the Agribusiness workshop organized by the Godwin Obaseki led administration. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr John Mayaki, […]

Edo Govt to hold Technical, Basic Workshops in Benin

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state, yesterday, commended the Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola (SAN) for the progress of work at the Benin-Ehor axis of the Benin-Ehor-Lokoja roads. This was as the minister inspected ongoing works at the Aduwawa axis of the Benin-Ehor-Lokoja road. While inspecting […]

Obaseki commends Fashola for Edo roads, housing

It is with a heavy heart that the Edo state government received the sad and sudden death of Prof. (Mrs) Cordelia Ainenehi Agbegbaku – the first female Vice-Chancellor, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma who died on Thursday. While the state government, on behalf of the people of the state, condoles with […]

Prof. Mrs. Agbebaku’s death saddens Governor Obaseki

Group to engage students as ambassadors on digital campaign for Obaseki From Osagie Otabor, Benin A socio-political group, the Coalition for Good Governance and Economic Justice in Africa (CGGEJA) has unveiled plans to engage students of tertiary institutions in Edo State on becoming digital ambassadors for Governor Godwin Obaseki. The […]

Group to engage students as ambassadors on digital campaign for ...

The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, and his Edo State counterpart, Godwin Obaseki, on Thursday in Lagos stated that the acquisition of vocational training can help fight the increasing unemployment in the country. The governors, who were speaking at the inaugural edition of the Annual Lecture of Swaaya Limited, […]

How vocation training, capacity development can help fight unemployment – ...

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo has visited the Amahor waterside to ascertain the tourism potential of two rivers which formed a confluence at Amahor town in Igueben Local Government Area of the state. During the tour around the water-side which is located inside a forest reserve, the governor visited a […]

Obaseki explores tourist potentials of Amaho water-side

Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki has given the management of the College of Education, Igueben, in a 90-day ultimatum to get the institution ready for accreditation.   Obaseki, who gave the marching order after an on- the- spot assessment of facilities at the institution, located at Igueben Local Government Area […]

Obaseki gives Provost a 90-day ultimatum for college accreditation

Human capacity development necessary for growth of any nation–Obaseki   Edo State Governor Mr. Godwin Obaseki said any nation that seeks to develop and be in the comity of advanced nation should pay attention to the institutions that helps to create and develop human capacity.   He made this known […]

Human capacity development necessary for growth of any nation–Obaseki

By John Mayaki About the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS), which Governor Godwin Obaseki is going great guns to get up and running in Edo State, much has been said. It will therefore amount to a tedious level of redundancy to dwell on the same issue the same way others have […]

Contributory Pension Scheme, new security for Edo’s future

The Edo State Government is set to construct and reconstruct over 3,000 Kilometres stretch of roads across the state using the concrete pavement technology.   Besides, Edo state government is training 50 youths who are indigenes of the State in general road construction, surveying, Carpentry, Masonry, Safety, Lab Technology, welding […]

Edo Govt to construct 3,000km of road using Concrete Technology

Edo State Governor Mr. Godwin Obaseki has called on Edo National Association Worldwide (ENAW) who are on a seven day medical mission in the state to join hands with his administration for improved and better health care for the people of the state.   He made the call while receiving […]

Obaseki advocates improved health care for Edo indigenes