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Auchi Allied Association Felicitate with Dr. Lecky

Members of Auchi Allied Association, AAA Abuja branch, on behalf of AAA worldwide paid a courtesy visit to Dr. Mustapha Lecky, the Galadima of Auchi Kingdom, who was recently appionted and inaugurated as Read More »

Top 10 Countries With the Highest Salaries

Have you ever wondered which country pays its workers the highest salary? Well, you do not have to wonder any more as Top men’s magazine have already done a detailed analysis of Read More »

Meet Buhari’s new security chiefs

Meet the new security chiefs appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari: ABAYOMI GABRIEL OLONISHAKIN (DEFENCE) The new chief of defence staff, a major general from Ekiti state, was until his appointment the head Read More »

Etsako West: New Chairman Sworn-in & Suspended

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has sworn in Mr. Alhassan Mohammed as Chairman, Etsako West Local Government Area and immediately suspended him for two months. The new Chairman was sworn-in, following Read More »

Oshiomhole Completed the 10KM Okpekpe Race a Day after his Wedding

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state, who has always been a strong supporter of the annual IAAF certified 10km Okpekpe race participated in this year edition which took place a day after his Read More »


Okpilla Headship,Oteku Sub-Clan Seeks Court’s Declaration

The Oteku Sub-Clan/ Ruling House of Okpilla, Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo State has approached an Edo state High Court sitting in Agenebode seeking a declaration that by virtue of the Traditional Rulers Law of the state, Okpilla is a clan headed by a Clan Head which headship rotates among two sub-clans of Ogute and Oteku Ruling Houses.

South Ibie Clan, a Kingdom in Etsako West

south ibie

South Ibie is one of the thirteen clans in Etsako. The clan is located east of Etsako West Local Government of Edo state and it is ward five (5) of the twelve (12) wards in the Local Government Area.

The clan is located along old Auchi – Agenebode road. It is bounded in the East by Ekperi clan, on the West Auchi clan, on the North Uzairhue clan and on the South by Aviele clan. South Ibie has a zip code of 312103 and the geographical coordinates of Ibie Nafe is around Longitude 6.3015 and Latitude 7.0564.


Federal Poly Auchi matriculates 5, 218 students

federal poly matric

 – Federal Poly Auchi matriculates 5, 218 students

 – 3,623 were inducted for the National Diploma (ND)

 – 1,595 students admitted for the Higher National Diploma (HND)

 – Rector of the institution, Dr Philipa Idogho challenged the new studends to distinguish themselves in their academics

The Federal Polytechnic Auchi, Edo, on Friday matriculated 5,218 students for the 2015/2016 academic session.

2 Died in South Ibie After Consuming Ogogoro


– Two people died after consuming locally brewed illicit gin, popularly called “ogogoro” in Ugieda, South Ibie, in Etsako West local government area of Edo state.

Months after several persons allegedly died in Ondo and Rivers states, after consuming locally brewed illicit gin, popularly called “ogogoro” two persons reportedly died on Tuesday, January 26 in Ugieda, South Ibie, in Etsako West local government area of Edo state, after consuming ogogoro.

Igarra Bank Robbery: Native doctor, 6 Others in Police Net

  – Arrest made nearly three months after the bank robbery

  – Native doctor alongside six member of an armed robbery gang were arrested

A native doctor, (name withheld), has been arrested with six members of the deadly armed robbery gang that attacked a police station, two commercial banks in Igarra, the administrative headquarters of Akoko-Edo local government area of Edo state, three months ago.

EDO 2016: Alimikhena Caution Against Inciting Statements

Alimikhena on Edo 2016

By Benjamin Atu

The deputy chief whip of the senate and senator representing Edo North, Senator Francis Alimikhena has cautioned politicians in Edo State against unguarded utterances ahead of the Edo 2016 governorship election so as not to heat up the polity. He noted that unguarded Statement by some prominent politicians in the state was capable of inciting people. He cautioned major actors in the polity to avoid making some loose utterances that could unwittingly incite the generality of the public and create hostility all over the state.

Aidonogie of South Ibie, HRH Oba Danesi II

Aidonogie of South Ibie

His Royal Highness, Alhaji, Barrister Aliyu Kelvin Danesi, Oba Idanesi II, the Clan head of South Ibie Kingdom was coronated and officially installed as the Aidonogie of South Ibie in a colourful ceremony on Saturday, 22nd May, 1999 by the Military Administrator of Edo State, Navy Captain Anthony Onyhearughulrem FSS PSC. He was accordingly presented with the staff of office associated with the office of the traditional title of the Clan Head and Aidonogie of South Ibie Clan in Etsako West Local Government area of Edo State.

HRH Oba Danesi II, Aidonogie of South Ibie clan was born on the

John Akpogu Tourney: Ward 6 Emerges Victorious


By Ahmed Aigbona

Fugar – Ward 6 in Etsako Central Local Government Area emerged winners of the second edition of Hon. John Akpogu grass-root football tournament.

The tournament which is sponsored by the special Adviser to the Comrade Governor of Edo State on protocol for the ten wards of Etsako Central Local Government was played at the Obe Primary School Fugar, the headquarters of  Etsako Central Local Government area of Edo State.

Edo SWAN Partners with Head of Service


By Ahmed Aigbona

The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) Edo State chapter, paid a courtesy visit to the head of service, Mrs. Gladys Osaretin Idahor. The visit which was led by the Swan chairman Mr. Ahmed Aigbona to the Edo State government house, is aimed at partnering with the office of head of service for sports development in the state.

In his address, Ahmed Aigbona said the sports writers have done

Edo Group condemns sack of Gowon Jerry

removal of gowon jerry from edo house

A socio-political group, the League of Young Edo Professionals (LEYEP) has condemned the sacking of Gowon Jerry, the lawmaker representing Etsako West 11 Constituency in the Edo State House of Assembly.

Jerry was sacked by the Court of Appeal based in technicalities and declared Sylvanus Eruaga of the Peoples Democratic Party winner of the election.