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NSIP: Humanitarian Ministry Engages 300 Independent Monitors In Bauchi State

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouk has distributed engagement letters and tablets to 300 trained independent monitors of the National Social Investment Programme in Bauchi State. According to the Minister, the Independent Monitors were picked from the thousands who were trained nationwide including Bauchi State from February […]

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Obaseki, Shaibu visit injured Bendel Insurance players attacked at match with Remo Stars

 The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki; his deputy, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu and Chief of Staff to the Governor, Hon. Osaigbovo Iyoha, at the weekend, visited injured Bendel Insurance Football Club Players at the Central Hospital, Benin City. Obaseki expressed shock that the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) was yet to sanction those that […]

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World Donor Day: Obaseki hails donors, urges increased awareness to ensure stable supply of safe blood

BENIN CITY – The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has hailed voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their service and determination to save lives by freely giving blood to ensure sufficient and safe supply of blood to patients suffering from life-threatening medical conditions and other unprecedented health crises. Obaseki gave the commendation in commemoration of […]

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Obaseki assures sustained support for people with albinism

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured of continued support for people with albinism in the state, calling for collaboration among stakeholders to end marginalisation and stigmatisation against people with albinism. Obaseki gave the assurance in commemoration of the International Albinism Awareness Day, marked on June 13, each year. He said: “As the world marks the International Albinism Awareness […]