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You failed Edo people, Oshiomhole blasts Ize-Iyamu

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Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has challenged Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, former Secretary to the State Government during the administration of Mr. Lucky Igbinedion, to render his account of stewardship as SSG which made positive impact on the people of the state, saying he failed to use his office to impact on the people.

He threw the challenge Tuesday when he received over 2,000 Market Women from across the 18 Local Government Areas of the state who paid him a solidarity visit at the Government House, Benin City.

Infrastructural Development: Oshiomhole re-assures Edos

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Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has re-stated the commitment of his administration in the Infrastructural Development of every nooks and crannies of the state.

Oshiomhole stated this weekend when he announced the immediate construction of road Linking Iyekogba Community and the construction of a government owned school in the area following a solidarity visit by the people of Iyekogba Community to the Governor at Government House, Benin City.

Edo Lawmakers must obey the law, says Oshiomhole


Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole says the crisis rocking the state House of Assembly has persisted this long because the four suspended lawmakers in the State House of Assembly have refused to obey a subsisting court order, saying those who make laws must be seen to obey the laws they make.

Oshiomhole urges Oyegun to fight for democracy


Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says the election of Chief John Odigie-Oyegun as National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is a show of confidence in his ability to take the party to the next level, urging him to do everything possible, as the first chairman of the party, to protect the nation’s democracy.

Grounded chopper: I’ll go to court if… —Oshiomhole


Governor Adams Oshiomhole has vowed to go to court and challenge any authority which seeks to infringe on his fundamental human rights if his right to movement from one place to another within the country is violated again.

Oshiomhole woos S-Africans to invest $200m in Edo


Governor Adams Oshiomhole has told the Board of the Nigerian Institute for Oil Palm Research (NIFOR) to advise a South African Investor to look in the direction of Edo State for the investment of $200 million in the cultivation and production of oil palm on 100,000 hectares of land.

Govt to enforce Land Use Charge

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Edo State government is to adhere to the strict enforcement of the Land Use charge Law, with the exemption of recognized and approved places of religious worship, the State Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Arc. Francis Evbuomwan has said.

TAXATION: Crucial To Development- EIRS Boss


For a struggling economy like Nigeria, the taxation system has been described as a crucial requirement for meeting the developmental yearnings of the people, especially the down trodden.

Project Execution: Edo ’ll not compromise quality - Gov


Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said government will not compromise on quality in the execution of projects in the state.

Oshiomhole tasks Civil Defence on protection of govt property


Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has charged Officers and Men of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to brace up in the task of protecting critical government infrastructure in the country.

Defected lawmakers’ drama won’t distract me, says Oshiomhole


Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says he will not be distracted by the impunity and disregard for the rule of law by some lawmakers in the state House of Assembly in the onerous task of bringing development to every part of Edo State.



The All Progressives’ Congress (APC) Edo State, has watched with a growing sense of concern, the unfolding drama playing out at the Edo State House of Assembly.


Police uncover plot to invade Edo Assembly


The Edo State Police Command said it is fully aware of plans by some political thugs to invade the state House of Assembly complex today, June 16, 2014.

The command has therefore, warned that any person or group of persons found formenting trouble in and around the Assembly complex would be dealt with accordingly.

Don’t plunge Edo into crisis, Oba warns politicians

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The Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba Erediauwa has waded into the crisis rocking the Edo State House of Assembly urging the political actors to allow peace reign in the state.