Author Archives: Adekunbi Ero

Ijaw Youths In Showdown with Oil Coy Over Non-Inclusion in Trunk Line Project

Ijaw Youths In Showdown with Oil Coy Over Non-Inclusion in Trunk Line Project

Some irate youths of Ijaw communities in Edo State on Wednesday halted work on the proposed trunk line project between Gbetiokin and Adagbarasa fields being undertaken by Elcrest Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited over the non-inclusion of their communities in the project. Workers, who were carrying out survey of the route where the proposed pipelines

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How I Killed Maria Igbinedion With a Stool – 25-year-old Calabar Maid

Dominion Okoro, the 25-year-old suspected killer of Maria Oredola Igbinedion, mother of former Edo State governor, Lucky Nosakhare Igbinedion, has confessed to the murder of the 85 years old woman. Okoro, who hails from Calabar in Cross River State, was arrested Tuesday December 16 in Calabar, Cross River State, where she had fled to after

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Obaseki, Onobun, NBA, Others Congratulate Alenkhe on Victory as Edo NUJ Chairman

Congratulatory messages have been pouring in in torrents for the newly elected Edo State chairman of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, Festus Alenkhe who on Friday was sworn in as the 17th chairman of the union after a keenly contested election. Alenkhe, ace crime reporter and Controller News at the state-owned Edo Broadcating Service,

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2023 Presidential Race: Dokpesi, Owie, Other PDP Chieftains Drum Up Support for Atiku

A member of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and Chairman, DAAR Communications, Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi said on Wednesday that with the plethora of challenges facing Nigeria, there was the need for members of the party to project former vice president, Atiku Abubakar as its candidate in the 2023 general elections.

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Suspected Murderer of 85-year-old Mother of Ex-Governor Igbinedion Arrested

The long arm of the law has finally caught up with the alleged killer of Madam Maria Oredola, mother of a former governor of Edo State, Lucky Nosakhare Igbinedion. Dominion Okoro, said to be in her early 20s, reportedly strangled the 85 year-old woman on December 2, 2021, and made away with her gold jewelry,

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Governors Are Number One Land-Grabbers – Igbinedion, Ex-Lawmaker

…We Only Acquire Land In Best Interest of State – Obaseki Human Rights Activist and fiery lawyer, Dele Igbinedion, has called out state governors in the country, fingering them as the number one land-grabbers under the guise of acquiring such lands in public interest. But Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki, rose in defence, asserting that

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Let’s Join Hands to Defeat Hunger, ‘Rice Man’ Pleads With Leaders

…Calls on Nigerians to Emulate Late Hosa Okunbo In the spirit of the Yuletide season in which he resumed on Sunday his yearly rice and cash distribution to the less-privileged in Edo State, a renowned educationist and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) Kenneth Imansuagbon, has appealed to political leaders and affluent Nigerians to

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