Archive for: Adams Oshiomhole

Delegates abandon Confab for the wedding of Jonathan’s daughter, WAEC says exam cheats will pay N200,000 fine & other important news you should know today

Delegates abandon Confab for the wedding of Jonathan’s daughter, WAEC says exam cheats will pay N200,000 fine & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo WAEC: Exam cheats to pay N200,000 fine A bill which seeks for stiffer penalties against examination malpractices passed second reading at the House of Representatives on Thursday. The...

 

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Fashola endorses Oshiomhole for president in 2015

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Fashola endorses Oshiomhole for president in 2015

by Oke Efagene The Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola, yesterday said that his Edo State counterpart, Adams Oshiomhole, is a formidable presidential candidate and he would vote for him,...

 

Terrible: KAI official assaults trader in Edo (WATCH)

Terrible: KAI official assaults trader in Edo (WATCH)

by Oge Okonkwo Edo state has been in the news a lot lately, particularly involving the governor of the the state, Adams Oshiomhole. In November, social media was abuzz after a video which featured...

 

Meet the plantain chips seller who got Oshiomhole’s N1million largesse (PHOTO)

Meet the plantain chips seller who got Oshiomhole’s N1million largesse (PHOTO)

by Tutu Akinlabi Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo has shown constant benevolence towards less privileged residents of his state. The governor recently gave a widow N2 million and awarded her...

 

Go and Cash: Oshiomhole gives young plantain chips hawker N1million gift

Go and Cash: Oshiomhole gives young plantain chips hawker N1million gift

by Oge Okonkwo It seems the ‘Go and Die’ widow hasn’t been the only one smiling to the bank as a result of the benevolence of Edo state governor , Adams Oshiomhole. Tuesday...

 

Gov. Oshiomhole involved in auto accident in Edo, survives

Gov. Oshiomhole involved in auto accident in Edo, survives

by Isi Esene Governor Adams Oshiomhole earlier on Saturday survived a motor accident while returning to Benin City, the capital of Edo State from Iyamho Village. The accident was said to have...

 

Stella Oduah, Adams Oshiomhole, Doyin Okupe & 7 more people who should have resigned in 2013

Stella Oduah, Adams Oshiomhole, Doyin Okupe & 7 more people who should have resigned in 2013

by Wilfred Okiche Here is a cool story. In November, a supermarket roof collapsed in Latvia, killing 54 people. The response was swift. The prime minister Valdis Dombrovskis announced his resignation,...

 

“Come, sit on my laps and I will show you…”: See the Top 10 Worst Quotes of 2013

“Come, sit on my laps and I will show you…”: See the Top 10 Worst Quotes of 2013

by Wilfred Okiche We love our public figures. But every once in a while, they cannot resist themselves and forget to keep their mouths shut. They mouth off things they really should not be saying...

 

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Edo names water project, school after Iyayi

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Edo names water project, school after Iyayi

by Oke Efagene Former ASUU president, Festus Iyayi, who passed away last month was yesterday laid to rest in his home town in Ugbegun, Edo State. To honour Iyayi, the Edo State governor, Adams...

 

Wilfred Okiche: Why Oshiomhole’s apology matters

Wilfred Okiche: Why Oshiomhole’s apology matters

  ….governor Oshiomhole’s apology, overplayed and self serving as it is is just what we need to remind ourselves that we are after all in a government practiced by the people, for...