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Ebola: Edo Govt call for vigilance

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Edo State Government has announced that there is no trace of the deadly Ebola disease in the State. The Government however advised the people to remain vigilant and report any suspicious case to the nearest health facility.

Oshiomhole inaugurates 4 Boards


Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State yesterday in Benin City inaugurated four Boards with a charge on them to collaborate with Management of the agencies for optimum result.

Inaugurating the Waste Management Board, Technical and Vocational Education Board, Tourism Board and Environmental Committee, Governor Oshiomhole said “I expect that you will interact very closely with Management because the role of the Board is very different from the role of the Management.

Edo Govt redeems pledge to Christian community

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Edo State Government has redeemed its pledge to provide a bus for the use of the Christian Association of Nigeria, and the pledge to help in the building of the Association’s secretariat.

Islamic Clerics chide Edo lawmakers


Leading Islamic Clerics in Edo State have taken a swipe at the nine PDP lawmakers in the Edo State House of Assembly over what they termed the “attempt to hijack the apparatus of government”.

Monthly Environmental Sanitation holds tomorrow


This Month’s Environmental Sanitation Exercise will hold tomorrow Saturday 26, July 2014 between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 am with restriction of human and vehicular movements.

Oshiomhole sanctions two Perm-Sec designates, swears-in 18


Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has sworn in the former Chief Press Secretary to Professor Oserheimen Osunbor, Mr Dan Aigbavbua and 17 others as Permanent Secretaries in the state Civil Service. He however declined to swear-in two others who arrived late for the inauguration.

Oshiomhole swears-in 20 new Perm Secs Thursday

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Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole will swear in the newly appointed Permanent Secretaries in the state Civil Service on Thursday, July 24 at

A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to Edo State Governor, Peter Okhiria said the swearing-in ceremony will take place at the Banquet Hall, Government House, Benin City.

Stop playing politics with security, Oshiomhole tells Politicians


Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has urged politicians to resist the temptation of playing politics with security matters in the interest of the nation.

Edo appoints 20 new Permanent Secretaries

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Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has approved the appointment of twenty new permanent Secretaries in the State Civil Service.

Jonathan lauds Oshiomhole for attracting investments to Edo


President Goodluck Jonathan has commended Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State for attracting investments into the state, saying the Governor is an investor’s delight.

Road Construction: Residents Hail Governor Oshiomhole


Residents of Benin Metropolis have hailed the State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole for the asphalting of Anthony Iyam road at Upper Lawani Area in the state capital.

EDSG serves contravention notice on building owners


Edo State Government under the supervision of Ministry of Housing and Urban Development have served contravention notices to over one hundred and fifty (150) building owners which have failed to comply with the State’s physical planning regulations.

It added that no fewer than fifteen (15) other buildings in the City had been identified as either ‘defective, unfit for habitation or built without the proper building plans or permit’.

Commissioner gets gold medal for ethical leadership


The Commissioner, Housing and Urban Development, Arc. Francis Evbuomwan was awarded a gold medal for contributing to the enthronement of ethical leadership in the State and also inducted as an ‘Ambassador of Ethics and Conscience’.