By Innocent I. Edemhanria There was wild jubilation in Benin City as well as other parts of the state when Comrade Adams A. Oshiomhole was affirmed the duly elected governor of Edo State 19 months after the April 14, 2007 gubernatorial elections. Okada riders, traders, civil servants, market women, artisans, both old and young all trooped to the streets to […]
Oyerinde’s Murder: House Urges IG to Brief Govs on Serious Crimes
In matters relating to the commission of serious crimes, the House of Representatives has urged the Inspector General of Police (IG) to, henceforth, endeavour to brief state governors on the progress made in investigating them.
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Oshiomhole: Group wants Nyiam sacked, prosecuted by FG
A civil rights group, African Network for Environmental and Economic Justice, ANEEJ, on Thursday called on President Goodluck Jonathan to sack Tony Nyiam from the Presidential Advisory Committee on the proposed national dialogue and prosecute him for his verbal attack on Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, during a sitting of the Committee in Benin. The group also demanded apology from Mr. Nyiam […]
ANEEJ in the News 0 2 min read