Edo Assembly Sacks Speaker, Elects Replacement

The Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon. Victor Edoror and his Deputy were today impeached by 15 lawmakers of the 24-member House. The two principal officers were impeached over allegations of incompetence and high-handedness. Mrs... Read more →

Femi Otedola loses $400m in 9 weeks

Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola has lost more than $400 million of his personal fortune over the last 9 weeks as the stock price of Forte Oil, the Nigerian-listed energy behemoth he controls, shed off 43.5% in value within that period. The... Read more →

Edo: 5-Day public holiday to mourn dead Oba

The Edo state government has declared 5-day public holiday with effect from Tuesday May 3, 2016, as a mark of honour and respect for the Oba of Benin who recently transited to immortality. This will afford the people of the kingdom and the entire... Read more →
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