EUCLID MYKE, Abuja
POLICE Monday announced the arrest of 109 cultists in Edo state, including engineers, medical doctors and other professionals.
Among them were Dr. Salako Adebowale, Engr David Olukoga, several students and artisans. The Police however protected their human rights by not allowing media cameramen take their frontal photographs but only permitted snap shots or video recording of the suspects from behind.
Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says the people of Edo State should vote the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the April 11 House of Assembly election and not waste it on the Peoples Democratic Party, which, according to him, has been effectively retired as it has passed its productive years.
*fingers APC leadership
MALACHY UZENDU, Deputy Editor, Abuja
CHAIRMAN of DAAR Communications, Chief Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi yesterday alleged that there was an assassination attempt on his life around Auchi, Edo state on Saturday.
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at members in the Benin City, the Edo State capital, have presented a copy of the Holy Quran and other Islamic literatures to the Onogie of Ewohimi, in Esan land, Edo State, His Royal Highness, Lord Peter Ogeinefoh Osifoh II.
EBOJELE AKHERE PATRICK, Benin
AS part of measures to tackle unemployment head on, the Edo state governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole will on Tuesday 17th March 2015 officially inaugurate a Libyan reintegration farms in Ekowe, an agrarian community in Ovia south West Local Government Area of Edo state.