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Gunmen assassinate 27-year-old man in Edo

Unknown gunmen suspected to assassins have killed a  27-year-old man identified as Adedigba Oluwatosin at Isiohor area of Benin City, Edo state.   According to...

Gunmen kill three police officers, abduct minister of health’s brother in Edo

Three police officers have been killed in Benin City, Edo State by gunmen who abducted the younger brother of Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire on Sunday...

Man allegedly stabs his younger brother to death in Edo

The deceased A man identified as Kadir is on the run after he allegedly stabbed his younger brother, Suleiman to death in Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo...

Suspected assassins kill man in front of his pregnant wife and children in Edo

Gunmen suspected to be assassins have killed a 40-year-old man identified as Odion Ehiorobo Larry, in Benin City, Edo state    It was gathered that Ehiorobo was shot...

Protesters storm Edo Government House with corpse of man killed by herdsmen

Residents of Ovia Northeast Local Government Area of Edo State stormed Government House, Benin, with the body of one of the seven persons killed in their area by...

Edo State Government will not cede any land to herdsmen for grazing

Governor Godwin Obaseki has debunked report of the Edo state government ceding lands to herdsmen for grazing.    In a statement released by the Secretary to the State...

Suspected herdsmen kill seven in Edo

About seven farmers have been killed by suspected herdsmen in some communities in Edo State.   The attack was carried out on Wednesday February 17 at Ugboke, Oshodi,...

Two notorious criminals arrested on their way to blow up oil pipelines in Edo

Men of the Anti-kidnapping and Cybercrime Unit of the Edo State Police Command have arrested two notorious criminals on its most wanted list.    The suspects, Samson...

Edo lawyer says under Esan custom a woman without children can marry a woman in his hometown, Ubiaja

A legal practitioner and civil rights advocate, Cyril Odiboh, said that the woman-to-woman marriage is still practised in his community, Ubiaja in Esan South-East...

Suspected bandits intercepted with arms and ammunition in Edo (video)

Suspected bandits with arms and ammunition were intercepted in Edo state on Monday, February 8.   Comedian, Maleke Idowu, shared a video of the suspected...