Youth empowerment programmes: Take a cue from Obaseki, Riceman charges stakeholders

Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) stalwart in Edo State, Barrister Kenneth Imansuangbon(aka Riceman), has called on stakeholders in the state to take a cue from the state governor, Godwin Obaseki “in ensuring that the youths of the state are engaged in productive ventures by provision of skills and vocational centres in the state.” He made the call on Saturday, January 16th, 2021, on the occasion of the graduation ceremony of the Centre for Edo Delta Development Initiative(CEDDI) held in Benin City. According to Barrister Imansuangbon, who was the chairman of the event, “the…

Owan West boss honours departed heroes

Executive Chairman of Owan West Local Government Council of Edo State, Hon. Frank Ilaboya, on Friday, January 15th, 2021, joined his counterparts in other local government areas in honouring fallen  heroes of war at 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration. The event, which took place at the Council Secretariat in Sabongidda Ora,  witnessed large numbers of legioners, religious leaders from both the christian & muslim communities, traditional leaders, security chiefs, party bigwigs and other key stakeholders in the local government area. Hon. Ilaboya, while saluting the sacrifices of the departed …

AAP chair outlines vision to reposition party in Edo State

By Iduozee Paul State Chairman of the Action Alliance Party(AAP), in Edo State, Engr. Israel Iyobosa Guobadia, has vowed that the party will participate in the forthcoming local government elections and begged the masses to come to work and build the party. Engr. Guobadia made the statement during an interactive chat with the Journalists at the party Secretariat in Benin City. He lamented that the party over the years in the state has not been able to show good record because of bad leadership of the previous executives. “Our vision…