Obaseki Commences Health Improvement Programme, Trains 174 Health Workers

BENIN CITY – The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said 174 health workers have been trained in selected Primary Healthcare Centres across the state with 1,700 others shortlisted to partake in the exercise under the administration’s Health Improvement Programme (HIP), which is a coordinated effort to reposition primary healthcare delivery. Obaseki said this…

Pinnick Hails Obaseki’s Sports Devt Initiatives, As Edo Sports Comm Gets Interim Boss

BENIN CITY – The newly elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has commended Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, for his initiatives in transforming the sports sector in the state. This comes as Governor Obaseki has appointed Godwin Dudu Orume to act as the interim Chairman of the Edo State Sports…

Group lauds INEC, police over peaceful conduct of Osun Governorship Election

Enugu – A socio-political group, Southern Nigeria Peoples Mandate (SNPM), has lauded the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the police over peaceful conduct of Osun Governorship Election. The President of SNPM, Mr Augustine Chukwudum, gave the commendation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Sunday. Chukwudum also applauded…

Int’l Day Of Peace: Obaseki Sues For Peaceful Elections In Osun, Others

BENIN CITY – Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has urged political actors and their supporters in Osun State to shun acts capable of threatening the peaceful conduct of the gubernatorial election holding in the state on Saturday, September 22. Obaseki made the call in commemoration of the International Day of Peace, marked every September…

Edojobs, Google, Gidimobile Partner To Deploy Learning App To 20,000 Edo Students

BENIN CITY – Edo State Government has concluded plans to partner Google and Gidimobile, Africa’s first mobile learning platform, to deploy a learning application called gidimo to at least 20,000 Senior Secondary School students in Edo State, to improve learning outcomes. The partnership is being anchored by Edojobs, Edo state’s job creation and skills development…

EDOGIS MD Warns Against Cash-Based Transactions In Processing Documents

BENIN CITY – As landowners troop to the premises of the Edo State Geographic Information Service (EDOGIS) to process their documents in the wake of Governor Godwin Obaseki’s reform in land administration, Managing Director of the agency, Arch. Frank Evbuomwan, has warned against paying cash to any EDOGIS staff for acquiring the document and titles,…

GOVERNMENT SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

The Edo State Government announces that the swearing-in ceremony of the Chairman and members of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) will hold on Friday, September 21, 2018, at the Banquet Hall, Government House, at 10: 30am prompt. The board members, whose appointments have been duly confirmed by the Edo State House of Assembly,…