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The memory of Late Vice Admiral Mike Akhigbe was on Teusday, honoured as Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State unveiled the statue of the former Chief of General Staff, in Fugar, Etsako Central Local Government Area of the state.
During the ceremony, Oshiomhole said “Everybody has opportunity to define how he wants to be remembered when you are alive and whether people remember or not, there are things you do that it is impossible for people to forget.
ADDRESS BY COMRADE ADAMS ALIYU OSHIOMHOLE, mni, CON, GOVERNOR OF EDO STATE AT A TOWN HALL MEETING, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2014
My dear Compatriots,
It has become necessary for me to address you on the current political developments in our dear state. These unfortunate events, as everybody is aware, have led to needless tension.
As an elected and accountable government, we are duty-bound to explain to the people the issues involved, the forces at play and their ultimate objective.
THE ISSUES INVOLVED
With the re-basing of the Nigeria economy, Nigeria now have the largest economy in Africa and the 26th largest in the world. It is true that Nigeria still have high rate of unemployment as well as her own share of infrastructural inadequacies, but Nigeria is still a destination of choice for any investor thinking of setting up a business. If as an investor you eventually make the decision to set up a business in Nigeria, among the places in Nigeria you should actually consider to set up your business is Auchi in Edo State. Below are seven reasons to do business in Auchi.
Ibillo is one of the twenty-two communities that makes up the Okpameri ethnic group of Akoko-Edo Local Government of Edo State. Ibillo is arguably the commercial hub of the local Government, being a stop-over town for travelers traveling from Nigeria administrative capital, Abuja to Nigeria’s commercial/financial capital, Lagos.
Ibillo is around Longitude 6.12 and Latitude 7.45. She is bounded in the west by Ekor and Ondo State, in the east by Ugboshi-afe, in the south by Ekpesa and in the north by Lampese
Okpameri is an Afemai ethnic group. They are one of the ethnic nationalities that makes up Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State .
The term “Okpameri” denotes oneness. In other words the term “Okpemeri” means “we are one.” Okpameri is made up of twenty-two communities that share the same cultural, historical, and linguistic attributes.
Communities that makes up Okpameri
The twenty-two communities that makes up Okpameri are:
BY MORRISON HAYBLE
A major step towards harmonizing the existence of Edo State College of Agriculture Technology, Agenebode in Etsako East local government was Thursday harmonized with the official laying of the foundation stone for its permanent site by the Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources,
Hon Abdul Oroh.
The Agriculture Commissioner while flagging off the community driven project of a four class rooms block and an office for the Head of Department
Okhu is the oldest village in Okpella. Okpella people speak Okpella but Okhu had a different dialect. The long interaction between the two has led to the people of Okhu almost losing their original dialect. Only very few old people among them still remember some words but they are clearly identifiable with the rest people of Okpella while speaking. Okhu people have now been fully
The maiden edition of the Auchi Eghogho festival started yesterday (Friday, 3rd of October 2014) night with an open air pre-party which took place at the Ikelebe sports Arena in the heart of Auchi Kingdom.
The party which was well attended by members of the various age groups in Auchi kingdom served as a platform for the various age groups to distinguish themselves through various forms of cultural displays.
Enjoy this beautiful Owan Music Video by Ododo Jnr of Iulleha
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state says government would investigate the circumstances leading to the collapse of a church building which led to the death of one person and left two others injured.
Oshiomhole gave the assurance weekend when he visited the site of the collapsed Christ Chosen Church of God and addressed the residents of the area.