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 »
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 »
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.
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.
COMPOSITION OF SOUTH IBIE CLAN
– 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.
– 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.
– 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.
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.
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
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.
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
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.