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Addressing the permanent secretaries comprising seven males and five females in Benin on Tuesday, Obaseki described their inauguration as a historic journey to restoring the lost glory of the state civil service.

Earlier reports had suggested Togo advanced ahead of Benin, but it has now been confirmed hosts Benin won 7-6 on penalties after aggregate scores stood at 2-2 as today’s eliminator in Cotonou also ended in a 1-1 draw, like was the case in Lome a week ago.

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says journalists must never glamorize criminals who intend to undermine the sovereignty and unity of the country, saying such persons must be reported as enemies of the nation.

Eminent businessman and former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu, has poured encomium on the Esama of Benin, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, who clocks 80 on September, 11.