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How An Edo Local Government Chairman Collected Set Of Chairs He Gifted His Friend For Refusing To Decamp With Him
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How An Edo Local Government Chairman Collected Set Of Chairs He Gifted His Friend For Refusing To Decamp With Him

A Edo local government chairman has allegedly collected the set of chairs he gifted his friend 3 years ago after he refused to decamp with him. In a post shared by a Facebook user, Amafe Jessica, the old set of chairs was replaced with a brand new chairs and table -- with additional set of brand new chairs sent by the APC house of Rep member to the man. Post by Facebook user. Amafe Jessica Shared: "In less than 48 hours since the local Government chairman collected the set of chairs he gifted his friend 3 years ago since he refused to decamp with him to PDP, one of the Leader of APC, Alhaji Abu Lawani aka Abu millionaire in Owan has replace the old set of chairs with brand new chairs and table in the seating room. "The APC house of Rep member representing the Good people ...
2 Armed Robbers Caught While Trying To Steal A Car In Edo
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2 Armed Robbers Caught While Trying To Steal A Car In Edo

Two armed robbers have been caught trying to steal a car in Uromi, Edo State. The robbers tried stealing the car while it was parked opposite First Bank in Uromi before the police were alerted. The suspects were later caught tied and handed over to the police. See Photos:
Update: FRSC Speaks On Viral Video Of Clash With Tricycle Rider In Sapele Road
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Update: FRSC Speaks On Viral Video Of Clash With Tricycle Rider In Sapele Road

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said the tricycle rider who went unclad in Sapele Road was resisting arrest. We could recall yesterday Saturday July 18, a man stripped naked and attacked an FRSC officer which resulted in a brawl, in Benin City, Edo state.  FRSC dropped a statement today, said the tricycle rider resisted arrest by going naked and even attacked one of its officers who in turn applied "commensurate force" during the attack. Read The Statement Below: "The Federal Road Safety Corps has noted with dismay the unruly, defiant and rebellious attack that resulted into an unprecedented degree of damage to both FRSC personnel detailed on patrol operations and the patrol vehicle by a tricycle operator in Benin, Edo State. The tricycle rider who was arrested in...
“Never Bite The Finger That Fed You” – Femi Fani-Kayode Reacts To Obaseki Disqualification
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“Never Bite The Finger That Fed You” – Femi Fani-Kayode Reacts To Obaseki Disqualification

Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted after Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki was disqualified from the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Edo State. Obaseki announced he his ineligible on his Twitter  handle. "We call on all party members and our teeming supporters to remain calm and await further directives, in the light of the announcement of my unjust disqualification to participate in @OfficialAPCNg primary election in Edo State by the screening committee." . He Tweeted. Apart from Obaseki, the two other disqualified aspirants are Chris Ogiemwonyi and Mathew Iduoriyekenwen. While reacting to the news, Fani Kayode said Obaseki has learnt a lesson the hard way and he could never have bypass Oshiomole. "One of the most important virtues in life is LOYALTY....
#JusticeForUwa: UNIBEN Student Vera Uwaila Omozuwa Raped and Murdered Inside A Church
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#JusticeForUwa: UNIBEN Student Vera Uwaila Omozuwa Raped and Murdered Inside A Church

A 100-level Microbiology student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, has been confirmed dead after being raped and beaten inside her local church. The 22-year-old student who goes to read everyday at The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Edo Province 10, Ikpoba Hill, Benin, was attacked with a fire extinguisher by unknown men on Wednesday, May 27.  A family source said Uwaila died on Saturday midnight at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) where she was rushed to after the attack.  “The church’s security officer had gone to collect the keys to the church from its keeper when he was told that there was someone in the church already."He got to the church only to find Uwaila in a pool of blood  and next to her was the fire ...
Two Policemen In Hot Fight  In Ebele, Edo State (Video)
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Two Policemen In Hot Fight In Ebele, Edo State (Video)

In a viral video two policemen in Ebele, Edo state were seen throwing blows at each other as Nigerians share mixed reactions. According to eyewitnesses, the incident occurred in Ebele community of Igueben local government area of Edo State. The reason for the fight was unknown but they were separated by civilians who gathered at the scene.  Two Policemen who fought In Ebele, Edo State Arrested The Nigeria Police Force has announced the arrest of two policemen fight in the video. The Nigeria Police Force in its tweets said the two policemen identified as F/NO 41112 CPL Ozimende Aidonojie and F/NO 516384 PC Salubi Stephen have been arrested, detained and are currently undergoing internal disciplinary sanctions at the Edo State Police Command Headquarters. ...
Edo State Government Demolishes Kabaka’s Hotel (Photos)
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Edo State Government Demolishes Kabaka’s Hotel (Photos)

The Edo State Government has demolished T. Latifa Hotel owned by Mr. Tony Adun also known as Kabaka, for violating building laws as the structure sits across a road in the Ugbor-Amagba axis of Oredo Local Government Area of the state. The hotel building was reduced to rubbles on Wednesday afternoon, after an injunction secured by Mr. Adun against the exercise was vacated by the state government. The government penciled the structure for demolition, as it was illegal, without an approved building plan for a hotel and sitting across a road. The deed of transfer being paraded by Mr. Adun is also not registered with the state government, according to court papers filed by Solicitor General of Edo State, Oluwole Iyamu SAN. Bulldozers and caterpillars were mobilized to the site for t...