Obaseki orders closure of Santana Market

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has ordered the closure of Santana Market in the Sapele Road axis of Benin City, citing the lack of basic amenities for proper operations of an open market in the vicinity. The governor gave the order during the Weekly State Executive […]

Man allegedly shoots wife’s lover dead in Edo

The police in Edo State have arrested a 35-year-old man, Iroghama Moshudi, for allegedly killing his estranged wife’s lover, Etinosa Nowaghama. The police said Etinosa was shot dead on November 8, 2019, at the residence of one Happy Ikpomwosa, the estranged wife of Iroghama. It was gathered that […]

Davido reportedly arrested in Dubai.

There are unconfirmed reports that Davido has been arrested in Dubai for allegedly inflicting injuries on a supposed fan’s head. According to the reports on Twitter, the victim had reportedly approached an already tipsy Davido in an elevator. Things didn’t go as planned as the music star got […]

Reps Makes Genotype Test For Intending Couples Compulsory

he House of Representatives has okayed compulsory genotype tests for intending couples as part of measures to prevent sickle cell disease, according to a report by PUNCH. The House charged government registries, churches and mosques to demand the tests before joining persons as husband and wife. This is part […]

Why we’re at war with Obaseki —Airhiavbere

A chieftain of the APC in Edo, Gen. Charles Airhiavbere, explained on Sunday that a faction of the ruling All Progressives Congress is at loggerheads with Governor Godwin Obaseki because the governor has “refused to listen to voice of reason.’’ Speaking in an interview with the News Agency of […]