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Governor Okowa mourns as aide dies at the hands of suspected gunmen in Benin

Governor Okowa mourns as aide dies at the hands of suspected gunmen in Benin

Okowa mourns as he loses aide to suspected gunmen in Benin
Long arm of the law catches up with policeman who impregnated 16-year-old girl in Benin

Long arm of the law catches up with policeman who impregnated 16-year-old girl in Benin

An Oredo magistrates court Benin, on Friday, May 4, remanded a police officer, Michael Eriarebhe (33 years of age) in prison net for allegedly impregnating a 16-year-old suspect while who was in the force's custody.

Long arm of the law catches up with policeman who impregnated 16-year-old girl in Benin
NAPTIP arrests 8 suspected human traffickers in Benin

NAPTIP arrests 8 suspected human traffickers in Benin

The Benin zonal command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has arrested eight suspected human traffickers. The Benin zonal commander said the traffickers were arrested in the past three months.

NAPTIP arrests 8 suspected human traffickers in Benin
Sad! See photos of Warri lady who died after being reportedly poisoned in Benin

Sad! See photos of Warri lady who died after being reportedly poisoned in Benin

A young lady identified as Stephanie Esievo has just been reported dead. The deceased was allegedly poisoned by another woman in Benin. Before her death, she disclosed that she had a misunderstanding with the woman.

Sad! See photos of Warri lady who died after being reportedly poisoned in Benin
Horror as woman burns her granddaughter’s hands over noodles in Edo

Horror as woman burns her granddaughter’s hands over noodles in Edo

Children are considered one of God's greatest gift to any woman. However, this Nigerian lady doesn't seem to agree as she reportedly burnt her granddaughter's hands for eating noodles without her permission. Read more.

Horror as woman burns her granddaughter’s hands over noodles in Edo
Oba’s curse takes effect as trafficker dies from 'mysterious' illness, dead bodies of 2 robbers discovered after operation

Oba’s curse takes effect as trafficker dies from 'mysterious' illness, dead bodies of 2 robbers discovered after operation

The curse placed on human traffickers in Edo state by the Benin monarch, Oba Ewuare 11, has led to the death of three persons: a young man from the state who was based in Napoli, Italy, and two suspected robbers.

Oba’s curse takes effect as trafficker dies from 'mysterious' illness, dead bodies of 2 robbers discovered after operation
Heartbreaking moment when sister finds brother dead in his campus hostel, cause of death still unknown (photo)

Heartbreaking moment when sister finds brother dead in his campus hostel, cause of death still unknown (photo)

A young man identified as Adam was found dead in his room by his sister. He was a computer engineering student in his final year at the University of Benin. He was said to have been found lifeless in his room on campus.

Heartbreaking moment when sister finds brother dead in his campus hostel, cause of death still unknown (photo)
Ambassadors of 3 different nations to submit letters of credence to Buhari (full list)

Ambassadors of 3 different nations to submit letters of credence to Buhari (full list)

NAIJ.com gathered that the letters would be received from ambassadors of Vietnam, His Excellency Mr. Pham Anh Tuan; Togo, His Excellency Mr. Mr. Pham Anh Tuan; and Benin, His Excellency Mr. Emmanuel Mpfayokurera.

Ambassadors of 3 different nations to submit letters of credence to Buhari (full list)
Edo police swing into action, arrest officers involved in death of commercial driver

Edo police swing into action, arrest officers involved in death of commercial driver

The police command in Edo declared that it has arrested members of its patrol team allegedly responsible for the killing of a commercial driver. The commissioner of police in the state, Johnson Kokum has confirmed the arrest.

Edo police swing into action, arrest officers involved in death of commercial driver
Hilux vans burnt as youths, police clash over killing of bus driver in Edo

Hilux vans burnt as youths, police clash over killing of bus driver in Edo

Pandemonium struck on Tuesday, February 6, the third junction in Oredo local government area of Edo state as angry youths staged a protest over the alleged killing of a bus driver by a policeman.the ‎protest later turned violent.

Hilux vans burnt as youths, police clash over killing of bus driver in Edo
Nigeria destroy South Africa to qualify for 9th consecutive U-20 FIFA Women World Cup

Nigeria destroy South Africa to qualify for 9th consecutive U-20 FIFA Women World Cup

Nigeria have qualified for their ninth consecutive FIFA U-20 Women World Cup after beating visitors South Africa 6-0 in the second leg third round clash (8-0 on aggregate) at Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium on Saturday, January 27.

Nigeria destroy South Africa to qualify for 9th consecutive U-20 FIFA Women World Cup
373 Edo returnees from Libya protest non-payment of stipend

373 Edo returnees from Libya protest non-payment of stipend

373 Edo natives, among the 481 Nigerians that returned from Libya on Sunday, January 7, are kicking against the non-payment of stipend meant for their transportation back home. They girls were seen begging food from passers-by.

373 Edo returnees from Libya protest non-payment of stipend
Breaking: Italy arrests Libyan, Egyptian over death of 26 Nigerian women as rescued Benin girl makes hurtful statement about Nigeria

Breaking: Italy arrests Libyan, Egyptian over death of 26 Nigerian women as rescued Benin girl makes hurtful statement about Nigeria

Two men, one of them an Egyptian and the other a Libyan, have been arrested and charged in Italy as investigators look into the deaths of 26 Nigerian women.

Breaking: Italy arrests Libyan, Egyptian over death of 26 Nigerian women as rescued Benin girl makes hurtful statement about Nigeria
Important News! ☒University of Benin Cut Off Mark☒ 2017-2018!

Important News! ☒University of Benin Cut Off Mark☒ 2017-2018!

Do not miss the important news! Check ☒ UNIVERSITY OF BENIN Cut Off Mark☒ 2017-2018! Find out if you satisfy their requirements! You CAN become their student!

Important News! ☒University of Benin Cut Off Mark☒ 2017-2018!
Wani matashi ya kashe mahaifiyar sa da fashehshen kwalba a jihar Edo

Wani matashi ya kashe mahaifiyar sa da fashehshen kwalba a jihar Edo

Wani mutum wanda baya son a bayyana suna shi, ya fada ma manema labarai cewa wani matashi mai suna Caleb ya caka ma mahaifiyar shi fasheshen kwalba a daki

Wani matashi ya kashe mahaifiyar sa da fashehshen kwalba a jihar Edo
Yan Bindiga sun kashe yansanda uku da sace daraktan gidan kallon namun daji a jihar Edo

Yan Bindiga sun kashe yansanda uku da sace daraktan gidan kallon namun daji a jihar Edo

Yan bindiga sun kashe jami’an yansanda uku dake aiki karkashin hukumar yansadar jihar Edo a ranar Lahadi a Benin a lokacin da aka tura su gadi gidan zoo

Yan Bindiga sun kashe yansanda uku da sace daraktan gidan kallon namun daji a jihar Edo
Moses, Ali show impressive display as Super Eagles condemn Benin to qualify for the 2017 WAFU Cup final

Moses, Ali show impressive display as Super Eagles condemn Benin to qualify for the 2017 WAFU Cup final

Kano Pillars' midfielder Rabiu Ali was the hero for the Super Eagles team B scoring the winning goal for Salisu Yusuf's men in the 10th minutes of the game.

Moses, Ali show impressive display as Super Eagles condemn Benin to qualify for the 2017 WAFU Cup final
Nigerian man laments deplorable state of Central Hospital Benin (photos, videos)

Nigerian man laments deplorable state of Central Hospital Benin (photos, videos)

A Nigerian man has decried the state of Central Hospital in Benin, the capital city of Edo state. The man also called for the governor's intervention.

Nigerian man laments deplorable state of Central Hospital Benin (photos, videos)
10 Universities in Benin Republic available for Nigerians

10 Universities in Benin Republic available for Nigerians

Top 10 ★ universities in Benin Republic ★! Do not miss your chance to study abroad! You have a chance to become a student of one of the best universities!

10 Universities in Benin Republic available for Nigerians
Shocking confession from alleged ritualist who eats human faeces in Edo state (Video)

Shocking confession from alleged ritualist who eats human faeces in Edo state (Video)

An alleged internet fraudster caught by a mob in Benin, Edo state, confessed to eating human faeces as part of a ritual concoction for duping people.

Shocking confession from alleged ritualist who eats human faeces in Edo state (Video)
Hatsarin mota yayi sanadiyar mutuwar mutane 9 a jihar Edo

Hatsarin mota yayi sanadiyar mutuwar mutane 9 a jihar Edo

Akalla mutane tara sun rasa rayukan su a hanyar Sakponba dake garin Benin a jihar Edo lokacin da wata mota kirar tipper cike da kaya ta buge wata bas a lokacin

Hatsarin mota yayi sanadiyar mutuwar mutane 9 a jihar Edo
Super Eagles tayi namijin kokari a wasan kwallon kafa

Super Eagles tayi namijin kokari a wasan kwallon kafa

a fagen kwallon kafa Super Eagles ta isa Gasar na Kwallon kafa na CHAN na kasashen Afrika. Kungiyar Super Eagles tayi namijin kokari a wasan da aka buga a Kano.

Super Eagles tayi namijin kokari a wasan kwallon kafa
Jubilation in Kano as Super Eagles destroy Benin to qualify for 2018 Nations Cup

Jubilation in Kano as Super Eagles destroy Benin to qualify for 2018 Nations Cup

The home-based Super Eagles have qualified for the 2018 African Nations Championship after an aggregate 2 - 1 win over West African rivals Benin republic.

Jubilation in Kano as Super Eagles destroy Benin to qualify for 2018 Nations Cup
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