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Okomu adds 1,250 new jobs with smallholder farmers’ scheme on back of Obaseki’s reforms

Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc. is set to add not less than 1250 new jobs to the Edo State economy with the roll out of a smallholder farmers’ scheme in collaboration with 2SCALE, involving cooperatives, spanning four local government areas in the state, o…

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Obaseki reunites Shaibu with PDP Chieftain, Egele, preaches against divisive politics, violence

The Edo State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Sunday, reconciled his deputy and running mate, Rt. Hon. Comr. Philip Shaibu, with a PDP chieftain, Barr. Suleman Egele, with a charge to political actors…

Athletic

Edo 2020: Athletes, coaches, others launch rally to mobilise support for Obaseki’s reelection

With the 2020 Governorship Election in Edo State just around the corner, coaches, athletes and other lovers of sports in the state are gearing up for a mega rally in Benin City, the state capital, to mobilise support for the reelection of the Edo State…

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BBC debate: You can’t solve complicated problems with simple agenda, Obaseki blasts Ize-Iyamu

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has taken a swipe at the opposition candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, noting that his manifesto, Simple Agenda, cannot solve complicated problems facing the s…