Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has urged politicians to resist the temptation of playing politics with security matters in the interest of the nation. Speaking at the Oshiomhole a Security Management Read More »
No fewer than thirteen construction firms are now jostling to secure the contract for the construction of Oshiobugie flood and erosion control located at Auchi in Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State.
Reports had it that the construction works is for the reclamation, channelling and remedial works on the erosion site.
The flood and erosion construction is a World Bank project in collaboration with the Edo State NEW-MAP project management unit.
One of Peoples Democratic Party Edo North Senatorial ticket hopeful, Pascal Ugbomhe has claimed that Governor Adams Oshiomhole’s time is gradually fading away and coming to an end.
He made this claim in an interview he had with Vanguard Newspaper recently.
Responding to a question about the chances of the PDP wining elections in Edo North Senatorial zone considering the fact Governor Adams Oshiomhole hails from there, Pascal Ugbomhe responded thus:
The management of Auchi Polytechnic has drawn the attention of staff and students of the institution over the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the country.
In a circular letter issued by the office of information and Public Relations office, the Registrar, Dr. (Mrs.) M.I. Aashikpelokhai advised staff and students to note the key points of the EVD which are transmitted to humans from infected bats and monkeys.
The people of Igbei Community in Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State, recently took to the streets to protest alleged state government takeover of their land despite court order.
The placard bearing protesters, chanting songs that captured their grievances, marched through major streets in the community.
Spokesperson for the protesters, who is also the community chairman, Mr. Amin Abdulai, lamented that the state government, in flagrant disobedience to the court order restraining it, was still laying claim to the said land.
BY MORRISON HAYBLE
IRAOKHOR (ETSAKO CENTRAL): Communities in Edo state have been urged to be cautious about taking traditional matters to court as such step would not engender peace and harmony amongst the people.
State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole gave the advice weekend while formally presenting the staff of office to the new Oghieavianwu of Avianwu clan, HRH Alhaji Jackson Dauda Etokhana, shortly after his coronation.
Good news has emerged from the quarantine unit of the Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) at the Mainland Hospital, Yaba, Lagos as the first Nigerian Ebola patient has been discharged from the hospital.
Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu broke the news yesterday, accompanied by Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris, and others on the Joint Federal/State EVD response team, to give an update on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Nigeria.
Egusi soup is a very delicious Nigerian soup which is eaten across Afemai land and beyound. It is arguably one of the most popular Nigerian soup. Egusi soup is made with grounded melon seeds and enriched with assorted meat, fish and spices.
The soup is also very popular in other parts of west Africa and the cooking methods differs from place to place.
The cooking methods are simply a matter of preference. Below are common variations for cooking Egusi Soup:
Igue Clan is one of the eight clans of Owan East Local Government Area of Edo State. The Igue Clan is made up of two sister communities:
- Igue-Oke, and
The Igue clan is located on Latitude: 7.00691 and Longitude: 6.00522 and their postal code is 313106. The clan can be accessed through Otuo Igarra highway and their close neighbors include: Otuo, Igarra, Sasaro, Ihievbe, and Ikpeshi.
The Executive Chairman of Edo State Internal Revenue Service, Chief Sir Oseni Elamah was among other distinguished personalities conferred with the prestigious excellence award of fellow of the Institute of Professional Financial Consultants of Nigeria (IPFC) during the official launch/award ceremony of the institute weekend.
That Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is now in Nigeria is no more news. Yesterday death of Mr. Jatto Asihu Abdulqudir, a Protocol Officer of ECOWAS, brings to three the number of death due to the Ebola Virus Disease in Nigeria.
So far, there has been a lot of misinformation about the dreaded Ebola virus disease, so much so that people have been advised to bath with and drink hot salt-water solution. It is to this end that AfemaiPeople have decided to throw more light on the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).
Please find below the US State Department’s communiqué on the Ebola Virus Disease.