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News Nigeria » Edo: How I stopped herdsmen from entering my community — Edo monarch

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/stopped-herdsmen-entering-community-edo-monarch-2/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Speaking to journalists in his palace in Imiegba, the royal father said: “Going by the current attacks on farmlands in many places in Nigeria including Edo North, I am very happy that I declined herdsmen’s request to come here. Sometime ago ...

News Nigeria » Edo: Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party Elects National Working Committee Members, Vows To Rescue Nigeria

News channel or source: http://saharareporters.com/2018/02/18/abundant-nigeria-renewal-party-elects-national-working-committee-members-vows-rescue
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

A new opposition party, Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP), has elected members of ... as Deputy Treasurer and Ettu Mohammed ( Edo State) as Organizing Secretary. Mr. Bob Olukoya (Ogun State) emerged Deputy Organising Secretary, while Mr. Dennis ...

News Nigeria » Edo: Nigeria: N-Delta Agitators Condemn Killing of Edo Vigilante Member By Soldiers

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190182.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Yenagoa — Niger Delta agitators, yesterday, asked the Nigerian Army to explain why soldiers shot dead Efe Igbinovia, member of a vigilante group that arrested two herdsmen with an AK-47 rifle, at Obadolovbiyeyi community in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government ...

News Nigeria » Edo: Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 18th February

News channel or source: http://www.informationng.com/2018/02/nigerian-newspaper-headlines-today-18th-february-2.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Hon. Charles Idahosa, a prominent chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State is the former Special Adviser on Political Matters to former governor of the state, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. A 27-year-old man, Ifeanyi Ede, has been arraigned ...

News Nigeria » Edo: Nigerian boxer Ekhorowa vows to punish Lebanese

News channel or source: http://punchng.com/nigerian-boxer-ekhorowa-vows-to-punish-lebanese/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Germany-based Nigerian boxer Alex Ekhorowa has vowed to punish his ... “Both the Oba and the governor have also been tireless in their efforts at ensuring that Edo youths are respected in society through their actions and campaigns for them ...

News Nigeria » Edo: In The Evil Forest: A Nigerian Activist And Musician Sings Of His Kidnapping

News channel or source: http://wfae.org/post/evil-forest-nigerian-activist-and-musician-sings-his-kidnapping
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Performing for the Oba of Benin has practically been a day job for 'Ambassador' Osayomore Joseph, a living legend of Nigerian highlife music. The concerts are usually held in the expansive courtyard of the royal palace in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria ...

News Nigeria » Edo: Lassa Fever Hits Nigeria with 450 Suspects since January

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24573&SEO=lassa-fever-hits-nigeria-with-450-suspects-since-january
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The current outbreak is hitting the southern states of Edo, Ondo and Ebonyi, and among those infected are 11 health workers, of whom four have already died. This disease, found for the first time in 1969 in the Nigerian community of Lassa (north), is ...

News Nigeria » Edo: WHO moves to contain Nigeria’s Lassa fever outbreak

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/nigeria/who-moves-contain-nigeria-s-lassa-fever-outbreak
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The acute viral haemorrhagic fever is endemic in Nigeria but for the current outbreak the hot spots are the southern states of Edo, Ondo and Ebonyi. “The high number of Lassa fever cases is concerning. We are observing an unusually high number of cases f ...

News Nigeria » Edo: Nigeria reports 19 new confirmed Lassa fever cases in past week

News channel or source: http://outbreaknewstoday.com/nigeria-reports-19-new-confirmed-lassa-fever-cases-past-week-20405/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In a follow-up on the Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria, nineteen new confirmed cases were recorded from seven States– Edo (3), Ondo (7), Bauchi (2), Nasarawa(1), Ebonyi(2) Kogi(2) and Taraba(2) with six new deaths in confirmed cases from four states Ondo ...

News Nigeria » Edo: Edo bans night-grazing, carrying of arm by herders

News channel or source: http://naija247news.com/2018/02/11/edo-bans-night-grazing-carrying-of-arm-by-herders/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

The Edo State Government has banned night grazing and the carrying ... the Commander of 4 Brigade of the Nigerian Army and other members drawn from communities across the three senatorial districts of the state. “Every three months, we will meet with ...