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Pastor Chris Oyahilomen " a global icon" - Gov Oshiomhole

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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.

Oshiomhole tasks DISCOs on 24-hour electricity


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.

Tambuwal hails Oshiomhole as defender of democracy


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.

Oshiomhole signs 2014 Appropriation Bill into law


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.

Idia College Old Girls Association gives Awards and Commission Sick Bay

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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.

Etsako Central PDP Vice Chairman defects to APC


 The Vice Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of Etsako Central Local Government, Mr. Steve Ken Orno Imazue has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Edo sets rules for operating motor parks

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A press briefing and interactive session was held today at the premises of the Ministry of Housing and Urban development in collaboration with Ministry of Transport.

EDHA Passed the year 2014 Appropriation Bill into Law


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.

EDHA Speaker Flag off TIN Card yesterday in Edo Assembly

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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

Drop In Revenue Slows Down Development - LG Boss


The Chairman, Egor Local Government Council, Comrade Victor Osayande Enobakhare has expressed fears that the dwindling state of revenue accruing to local government council in Nigeria would slow down development, on less it is checked.

Oshiomhole condoles Oba of Benin on Queen’s death

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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.

Nigeria’s future in the hands of the youths, says Oshiomhole


Gov. Adams Oshiomhole of Edo has said that the future of the country remains in the hands of the youths, adding that there is no nation without problems.

Gov Oshiomhole Dedicates working year 2014 into God’s Hands


Good success cannot be totally achieved if an individual’s plans are not put into the hands of his creator for wisdom and direction.

EDHA Suspend the Operations of COA Water Factory


Edo State House of Assembly today passed a resolution suspending the operation of COA water Factory, for not meeting up NAFDAF Bacteriological test and other requirements.