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Edo State House of Assembly has confirmed Mr. Christopher Okaeben as Commissioner in the state following his nomination by the State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
South African investors have indicated interest to set up an ethanol refinery in Edo State and turn the state into the China of Africa. Executive Chairman of Industrial Development Holding, South Africa, Mr. Mxolesi Mbetse made the disclosure when he paid Governor Adams Oshiomhole a courtesy visit at the Government House, yesterday.
Edo State Government has entered into Franchise Agreement with mastocoprime Ltd and Benin Chambers of Commerce, industry mines and Agriculture (BENCCIMA) to organize the Edo State trade fair in order to stimulate commerce, growth and industrial development of the state.
The president, Believers’ Love World (Christ Embassy), Rev. Chris Oyakhilome yesterday handed over a 600-capacity ultra-modern auditorium to the Ambrose Alli University, (AAU), Ekpoma-Edo State.
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state says Nigerians expect the new Electricity Distribution companies to deliver 24-hour electricity to their homes and nothing short of this will be acceptable to them.
The Governor who spoke yesterday when he granted audience to the Management team of Benin Electricity Distribution Company led by its chairman, Mr. Victor Osibodu, said whereas Nigerians were afraid to tackle the PHCN, they would not be afraid to demand full service for tariff from the new DISCOs.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tanbuwal has described Governor Adams Oshiomhole as an example of good governance and a defender of democracy.
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has signed into law the state’s 2014 Appropriation Bill of N160 Billion as approved by the State House of Assembly.
Speaking shortly after assenting to the Bill, Comrade Oshiomhole said Government will do its best to implement the budget as quickly as possible.
It was an exciting moment for the students, parents and teachers of Idia College as hard working student and nominated best teachers carted away prizes presented by the National Idia College Old Girls Association ( ICOGA).Award was given in different categories in the sciences ,both in the Junior and Senior secondary schools respectively.
The Edo State House of Assembly today passed the year 2014 appropriation bill, titled budget of renewed hope into law.
The bill was passed into law after due consideration of all relevant data by the Committee of Supply.
Hon. Uyigue Igbe who briefed the House said that out of a total of 160,061,501,498 billion Naira which was approved by the House for 2014 fiscal year a total of 75,587,374,790 billion Naira, was approved for recurrent expenditure, while a total of 84,474,126,708 billion was approved for Capital expenditure.
The Speaker Edo State House Assembly Rt. Hon. Uyi Igbe has encouraged the Legislators in the Assembly to go to their respective constituencies and spread the important of Taxpayer Identification Number Card (TIN Card) to their people
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has commiserated with the Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba Erediauwa on the death of his Queen, Oloi Esther Erediauwa.
The Governor who was accompanied on the visit by the Deputy Governor, Dr Pius Odubu and other members of the State Executive Council, expressed deep sorrow of the people of the state on the passage of the Queen.
He said: “I learnt yesterday about the death of our late mother. We have come to condole your majesty. We pray that the Lord would grant you the fortitude to bear the loss.