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Nigerian plane breaks nose gear on emergency landing(VIDEO)

A Nigerian Air Peace Boeing 737 has nearly crashed after its nose landing gear snapped during a hard landing north of Lagos, where it was diverted after running into turbulence. On its way back from Port Harcourt in Rivers State, the passenger jet ran into turbulence and reportedly experienced some technical trouble that forced it to request an emergency landing …

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Edo State Central Hospital,Matter Arising

We initially resisted the temptation of commenting on recent issues regarding the Edo state government owned central hospital and the recent declaration of intentions to probe the contract. Politically, we don’t want our reactions to be misconstrued as taking sides in the current dirty fight between the GOD-FATHER ADAMS OSHIOMHOLE and his GOD-SON GODWIN OBASEKI. However, we have decided to …

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Edo State in Turmoil as 14 Edo lawmakers stormed NASS to demand fresh inauguration of Edo Assembly

14 Edo lawmakers have stormed NASS to demand fresh inauguration of Edo Assembly. The lawmarkers were led by Comrade Peter Akpatason and Prof.Julius Ihonvbere , and they are expected to move a motion asking the National Assembly to take over the running of Edo Assembly until a proper inauguration is done. It is important to note that 2 weeks ago …

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A Psychological Note on Rape and Assault for Africa

Africa may be a “shit hole” in the eyes of Euro-American perception as it appears as  a place where anything can be dumped and practiced but through the eyes of Africa cultural traditions and religions the continent, Nigeria included is not a dumping ground for open immoralities. From the point of human psychology, psychoafricalysis , that is the psychological perspectives …

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Governor Obaseki to probe Oshiomhole’s Administration

The Government of Edo state has revealed that it will probe contracts awarded by Oshiomhole’s Administration for the construction of structures and supply of equipment to Benin Central Hospital .- The contracts, which were poorly delivered he said, were awarded by his predecessor , Mr Adam Oshiomhole . “News Agency of Nigeria reports that the probe was confirmed by Cruise …

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Nigerian church collapse kills over 60 worshippers

Nigerian church collapse kills at least 60 worshippers The roof of a crowded church has collapsed onto worshippers in southern Nigeria on Saturday, killing at least 60 people, witnesses and an official said. The Reigners Bible Church International in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom state, was still under construction and workers had been rushing to finish it in time for …

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Sex Traffickers are moving out of Edo State to other States

It is no longer news that Edo and to a lesser extent Delta state have been the target of a crackdown in recent years with anti-trafficking programs funded by Britain, the European Union and other partners, but activists said this may just be pushing the problem elsewhere. Compass reporters have learnt that many of the traffickers are fleeing Edo State …

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Two Chinese workers kidnapped in Edo state.

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped two Chinese workers and killed a policeman in Edo State, a police spokesman said on Friday. The abductions took place on Wednesday on the outskirts of Benin City, the state capital, Edo state police commissioner Dan Malam Mohammed told news reporters, adding that the two workers were employed by a company called Time Multinational. According to …

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Edo State Power Versus National Government Authority, How Will It End?

by John Egbeazien Oshodi, Ph.D. is a Florida based Forensic/Legal Psychologist. The deeply polarized and highly partisan tone of the recent politics in Edo State due to petty partisan squabbling for power harms the Edo people and voters. This remains troubling for a land that is historically, traditionally and characteristically known for the beliefs and sentiments of respect, reverence, peace, …

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Edo PDP to Sue Gov Obaseki if he gives Edo State for RUGA settlements

The people democratic party of Nigeria(PDP) vows to Sue Gov Obaseki If he bows to the federal government and allocate Edo state Land for the proposed Ruga Settlements programme.The PDP promised to use all possible means including legal actions to defend the interest of Edo people in respect of the Ruga settlement. According to Chief Dan Orbih during a press …

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