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Auto crash claim 159 lives in Edo

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Edo Sector Command, has said that no fewer than 159 people died in road traffic crashes in the state between November 2019 and October. Mr Anthony Oko, the State Sector Commander, disclosed this on Thursday in Benin during the commemoration of the 2019 World Accident Victims Remembrance week.NAN reports. […]

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Despite Nigeria Border Closure, Benin Republic Maintains Strong Economy – IMF

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has disclosed that the Republic of Benin has maintained a strong economic performance despite Nigeria‚Äôs closure of the land border connecting the two countries. Nigeria on the 19 September 2019, had abruptly halted import and export activities on the border as one of its strategies of stopping smuggling, trafficking and […]

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EFCC arrests eight for alleged illegal broadcast of DSTV airing right.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin zonal office, has arrested eight officials of pay television operators, Communication Trends Limited ( CTL), JAO TV and Worldlink for alleged illegally broadcasting programmes exclusive reserved for Multichoice Nigeria Limited. It was also learnt that the operators allegedly broadcast the English Premier League (EPL) matches and other […]

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The history of LAGOS STATE

Lagos , sometimes referred to as Lagos State to distinguish it from Lagos Metropolitan Area , is a state in the southwestern geopolitical zone of Nigeria. The smallest in area of Nigeria’s 36 states, Lagos State is arguably the most economically important state of the country, containing Lagos , the nation’s largest urban area. It […]

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THE HISTORY OF EDO STATE

Edo state,with Benin City as capital, the populationof the entire state is approximately 8 millionpeople.It is made up of four major ethnic groups; namelyEdo (Binis), Esan, Owan , and Etsako. However theState has a high presence of residents from acrossthe country and the world because of itscosmopolitan tendencies. Benin City the capital hasa history of […]