Ruling Party, APC Bills Gubernatorial Aspirants N22.5m In Edo & Ondo State

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party0 says all governorship aspirants in Edo and Ondo State will pay an amount of  N22.5 million as part of the prerequisites to contest in the states’ gubernatorial elections on September 19 and October 10.   The election timetable was released in Abuja on Wednesday by the APC National Organising Secretary, Emma Ibediro.   According to the organising secretary, the party would begin the primaries with the sale of nomination and expression of interest forms to the governorship aspirants.   Mr Ibediro says the sale…

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Iwo Town Among 6 Others Were Officially Named As Locations Of New College Of Education

The federal government has formally  named the locations of the 6 newly approved federal colleges of education, in the six geo-political zones of Nigeria.   This was revealed in a statement on Monday by the spokesperson for the Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Gooong.   Ben Gooong said the 6 colleges of education will take-off in October.   The statement reads; “The attention of the Federal Ministry of Education has been drawn to the mutilation of official correspondence between the Federal Government and the government of Osun State over the…

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OBA OF BENIN CELEBRATES 3RD YEAR CORONATION ANNIVERSARY

  The Oba of Benin is the traditional ruler and the custodian of the culture of the Edo people and head of the historic Eweka dynasty of the Benin Empire. The reigning Oba of Benin,  Ewuare II was born October 20, 1953) while he was also crowned as the Oba of Benin on same day, 20 October  in 2016. Today, in his ancient palace in the Benin city, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba Edo Uku Akpolokpolo celebrates 3rd year on the throne of his forefathers. See the event in pictures……  

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