Obaseki expressed his feeling in a statement by Crusoa Osagie, his media aide in Benin on Wednesday.
Prof. Yinka Omorogbe, the Chairman of the state Task Force Against Human trafficking and Illegal Migration, restated this position at an advocacy programme at Abudu, Orhionmwon Local Government Area of Edo.
Some of the residents, in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday, said the menace gives them nightmares during the rainy seasons.
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has commiserated with Ghana and family of Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and celebrated diplomat, over his passing away at the age of 80.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Managing Director of the agency, Denis Oloriegbe, personally supervised the test that lasted for 45 minutes.
Obaseki said this on Friday during the second anniversary thanksgiving of the All Progressives Congress Christian Prayer Contact Committee.
The medication to be distributed are Albendazol, which is very critical for the treatment and prevention of various parasitic worm infestations for children between the ages of six months to five years, and prenatal vitamins for pregnant…
The Benin Zonal Command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons on Monday joined the United Nations to mark the World Day Against Human Trafficking with a five-kilometre walk round major roads in Benin.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Edo State, Francis Onabis, has commended the introduction of direct primaries in selecting the party’s candidates for all elections by the Adams Oshiomole-led National Working Committee…
Orbih, in a statement he personally signed, said the fallout of the “agbero” (motor park boy) and “Apes Obey” political mentality of Oshiomhole, was already impacting negatively on the APC as expected.
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Friday in Benin inaugurated a 12-man the State Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy with a charge on the members to balance the concept of justice and mercy.
The APC Ward Chairman, Lucky Aroye, said the local government and the state party secretariats have been notified of the suspension.
The House of Representatives has urged the Inspector-General of Police to constitute a team of detectives to fish out those behind the murder of four policemen in Edo.
Shaibu, also the Chairman, Edo state Boundary Committee, said this during a meeting with the representatives of affected communities at Government House, Benin on Wednesday.
The call was made in a communiqué issued after a meeting between the two states’ boundary committees led by their deputy governors at the Edo Government House in Benin.