Akpabio allegedly got N300 million contracts for construction of fence from NDDC
Mr Akpabio’s media aide, Anietie Ekong, told PREMIUM TIMES, Thursday morning, that there was “nothing extraordinary” about the document.
COVID-19 patient ‘escapes’ from Delta facility – Commissioner
The official said there was need for concerted efforts to “flatten the curve” of the virus.
#JusticeForUwa: Nigerian Police HQ takes over investigations into student’s murder
Police said a team of investigators and forensic experts deployed from Abuja to Edo to assist in the investigations has submitted a preliminary report
ANALYSIS: How APC’s unending crisis may affect party in Edo governorship polls
Unless the party acts on time, it may suffer the same fate it suffered in Zamfara and Rivers States.
#JusticeForUwa: Nigerian cleric offers N1m reward for information on killers
Police have declared a manhunt for the killers of Ms Omozuwa.
Edo 2020: No going back on direct primaries – Oshiomhole
The national chairman insisted that his decision was backed by the party constitution.
Edo 2020: APC governors meet Tinubu, fail to secure automatic ticket for Obaseki
Mr Obaseki has been having a running battle with his estranged godfather and predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole.
Edo Governorship: Buhari assured me of his support – Obaseki
The visit to the president comes weeks ahead of the June 22 APC governorship primary.
Court bars Edo Govt. from arresting, prosecuting Oshiomhole
Mr Oshiomhole was indicted by a panel of inquiry set up by the Edo State Government for allegedly breaching the state’s procurement law while he was governor.
Vera Omosuwa: Police intensify manhunt for Uniben student’s killers
The Force Headquarters says more homicide detectives have been deployed to Edo State to hunt the killers of the 23 years old.
Bayelsa seals six churches for breaching COVID-19 protocols
“The six churches were sealed for failure to comply with safety measures put in place by the government to contain the spread of the pandemic.”
UNIBEN reacts to rape, murder of 100 level student
The victim was a 100-level Microbiology student of the institution before her travail.
Tension mounts between Uniuyo, host communities over demolition of buildings
All the demolished buildings were newly built, with some of them already roofed.
Cross River renews its request for federal funding against coronavirus
The state, which is yet to have any confirmed case of the novel coronavirus, also appeals to the NCDC and the PTF to come to their aid.
Akwa Ibom Governor speaks on NDDC director’s death
In his reaction over the death, Mr Emmanuel says there are more questions than answers.
Akwa Ibom Assembly suspends two local government chairpersons
Their suspension was announced on Friday by the Speaker of the House of Assembly, Aniekan Bassey.
NDDC shuts down operations, directs officials to go into self-isolation
The sudden closure of the NDDC headquarters has been attributed to the reported death of its director.