OBASEKI, GERMAN GOVT PARLEY ON RETURN OF BENIN STOLEN ARTIFACTS, COMPLETION OF EDO MUSEUM

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has stepped up the campaign for the return of prized Benin artifacts looted from the kingdom, rallying the German Government to ensure return of the artefacts and the realization of the proposed Edo Museum of West African Art (EMOWAA). The governor during a meeting with top diplomats from the German Foreign Office at the Government House, Benin City, … Continue reading OBASEKI, GERMAN GOVT PARLEY ON RETURN OF BENIN STOLEN ARTIFACTS, COMPLETION OF EDO MUSEUM

OBASEKI COMMISSIONS PROJECTS IN DELTA, WANTS UPWARD REVIEW OF 13 PER CENT DERIVATION FORMULA

Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Tuesday intensified call for upward review of 13 per cent derivation formula, saying it had remained inadequate for development of the South-South. Obaseki made the call while speaking with newsmen after inaugurating Effurun-Otor-Ovwor-Olomu bridge and the rehabilitated 34-km Otu-Jeremi-Okwagbe Road in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta, executed by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. He said that the peculiarity … Continue reading OBASEKI COMMISSIONS PROJECTS IN DELTA, WANTS UPWARD REVIEW OF 13 PER CENT DERIVATION FORMULA

GOV OBASEKI ADVOCATES SYNERGY BETWEEN STATES, FG TO CUT WASTAGE, DELAYS IN PROJECT EXECUTION

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has called for greater synergy between states and the Federal Government to help cut waste of resources and manpower in project execution. The governor said this when he received the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Transportation and Chairperson of Project Steering Committee on Development of AMES-Edo Inland Dry Port, Dr. Magdalene Ajani and members of the Nigerian Shippers … Continue reading GOV OBASEKI ADVOCATES SYNERGY BETWEEN STATES, FG TO CUT WASTAGE, DELAYS IN PROJECT EXECUTION

GOV OBASEKI PARLEYS BELGIAN EMBASSY ON INCREASED INVESTMENT, COOPERATION OVER IRREGULAR MIGRATION

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has reiterated the commitment of the Edo State Government to deepen cooperation and investment between the state government and the Kingdom of Belgium. The governor made the submission during a courtesy visit by the Belgium Ambassador to Nigeria, Daniel Bertrand and Head, Political and Economic Affairs at the Belgian Embassy, Stef Commers, at the Government House, Benin City, … Continue reading GOV OBASEKI PARLEYS BELGIAN EMBASSY ON INCREASED INVESTMENT, COOPERATION OVER IRREGULAR MIGRATION

Edo 2020: OBASEKI WINS, AS TRIBUNAL DISMISSES ACTION ALLIANCE PETITION

The Edo State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Benin City, the Edo state capital, has dismissed the petition filed by the Action Alliance (AA) party, challenging the exclusion of the party and its candidate, Ukonga Onaivi, in the September 19, 2020 governorship election in the state. The Tribunal, which has Justice Chukwudi Nwakwo as Chairman and Justices Abdulrazak Abdulkareem and Josephine Ayua as members, … Continue reading Edo 2020: OBASEKI WINS, AS TRIBUNAL DISMISSES ACTION ALLIANCE PETITION

EDO DEPUTY GOVERNOR, SHAIBU, SET FOR THANKSGIVING SERVICE, SUNDAY, 13TH DECEMBER

Press Release Friday 11th December 2020 Edo Deputy Governor Set For Thanksgiving Service on Sunday 13th December 2020. All is now set for the much awaited general Thanksgiving Service of the Edo State Deputy Governor, Comrade Philip Shaibu, in his home town in Jettu Etsako West Local Government Area on Sunday 13th December 2020. The thanksgiving Service and Christmas Celebration would offer the Deputy Governor … Continue reading EDO DEPUTY GOVERNOR, SHAIBU, SET FOR THANKSGIVING SERVICE, SUNDAY, 13TH DECEMBER

Edo: GOV OBASEKI EARMARK N12.8BN FOR PENSION, GRATUITIES IN 2021, CCETC-OSSIOMO IPP POWERS EDO SECRETARIAT COMPLEX, HIGH COURT WITH 24-HOUR ELECTRICITY

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said his administration will expend N12.8 billion in 2021 for payment of pension and gratuities. The governor, in a statement, reaffirmed his government’s commitment to the welfare of workers and pensioners in the state. Obaseki noted that as part of the commitment to the welfare of workers, his government will in 2021 commit N6.1 billion to inject … Continue reading Edo: GOV OBASEKI EARMARK N12.8BN FOR PENSION, GRATUITIES IN 2021, CCETC-OSSIOMO IPP POWERS EDO SECRETARIAT COMPLEX, HIGH COURT WITH 24-HOUR ELECTRICITY