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  • Police Detain Four Officers For Allegedly Killing Vigilante Member In Edo

    April 27, 2022

    The Edo State Police Command has detained four of its officers over the death of one vigilante member, Ikponwonsa Aikpitanyi. It was learnt that th...

  • Edo Assembly Speaker Declares For House Of Representatives

    April 18, 2022

    The Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Marcus Onobun, has declared his intention to represent the Esan Central/Esan West/Igueben federal constitu...

  • Six Youths, One Soldier Killed Over Leadership Tussle In Edo

    March 15, 2022

    At Least seven people, including a soldier, have been reportedly killed in the Obayantor community in the Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo Sta...

  • Man Remanded For Defiling 15-Month-Old Daughter In Edo

    March 15, 2022

    A man identified as Yahaya Oisamaiye has been remanded in a custodial centre in Edo State for allegedly defiling his 15-month-old daughter. Justice...

  • N193 Million Fake Drugs Intercepted By Customs In Edo

    March 10, 2022

    The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has recorded another success with the interception of N193 million fake drugs in Edo State. The interception by t...

  • Kidnapping: Driver Of Abducted Edo IPMAN Chairman Dies

    February 09, 2022

    The Edo Police Command says the driver to the state Chairman of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Abdul-Hamid...

  • Soldiers Kill Three Kidnappers, Recover Arms In Edo

    February 03, 2022

    The Nigerian Army says its troops of 4 Brigade, yesterday eliminated three kidnappers believed to be part of the notorious kidnap and robbery gang ter...

  • Human trafficking: Edo Vigilante Rescues 28 Victims In Benin

    January 24, 2022

    Operatives of Community Vigilante Security Network in the Edo State has rescued 28 victims of human trafficking in Benin City. The state coordinato...

  • Edo NLC Chairman, Sunny Osayande Is Dead

    January 23, 2022

    Comrade Sunny Osayande, Chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress, Edo State Council, is dead. He reportedly died in the early hours of Sunday. The st...

  • EFCC Returns Stolen Scholarship Grant To 21-Year-Old UNIBEN Student

    December 25, 2021

    Diemesor Gabriel, a 21 year old Chemical Engineering student of University of Benin, Edo State, has reclaimed a sum of N326,000 illegally withdrawn fr...

  • Obaseki Pledges To Mobilise Contractors To Benin-Sapele Highway

    November 30, 2021

    Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has pledged to mobilise contractors to the failed portion of the Benin-Sapele Highway. Obaseki made the declarati...

  • Gunmen Kidnap Police DPO In Edo

    November 28, 2021

    Unknown gunmen have kidnapped the Divisional Police Officer of Fugar Police Division in Edo State, CSP Aliyu Ishaq. It was learnt that  Ishaq ...

  • Tension In Edo Over Fresh Jail Break Attempt

    October 29, 2021

    ...Police, Soldiers Avert Another Prison Break Tension hit the Benin Medium Security Prison on Sapele Road in Benin City, Edo State on Th...

  • #EndSARS: Obaseki Pledges To Pay N190 Million Compensation To Victims

    October 23, 2021

    Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo has said that government would pay N190 million as compensation to victims of the 2020 EndSARS protests against police ...

  • 90 Suspected Drugs Dealers Arrested In Edo

    October 07, 2021

    The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) command in Edo, has arrested 90 suspected illicit drugs dealers in the state. Buba Wakawa, the sta...