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Edo State Confirms The Discharges Of 11 More COVID-19 Patients

Edo State Government has announced that 11 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged after recovering from the ravaging disease. The State Governor, Godwin Obaseki made the announcement via Twitter and also disclosed that a total of 69 patients have now been discharged in the state after recovering from the disease. He tweeted, “We have discharged…

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Edo Discharges Four More COVID-19 Patients, Records One Death

The Government of Edo State has recorded the discharge of four more COVID-19 patients after recovering from the ravaging disease. This was disclosed by the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, on his Twitter handle this morning. He also said that one more COVID-19 death has been recorded in the state. ”We have discharged 4 more patients from…

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Obaseki Says Edo State Has Reportedly Spent Over N1bn To Combat COVID-19

According to circulating reports, Edo state Governor Godwin Obaseki has revealed that his administration has spent over N1billion in the state’s fight against COVID19. Speaking at a press briefing in Benin city, the state capital, the governor said his goverment is working hard to fight the virus with its limited resources. The state currently has 15 confirmed…

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Goodluck Jonathan, Atiku, Dino Melaye, Ben Bruce And Other Nigerians React To Abba Kyari’s Death

Many Nigerians and top politicians have continued to react to the demise of Mallam Abba Kyari, the chief of staff to President Buhari, who died from complications of COVID-19 on Friday April 17. Kyari had tested positive for the coronavirus in March after a trip to Germany and Egypt. He had been receiving treatment at…

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Edo State Confirms The Discharge Of Five COVID19 Patients

Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki has confirmed that five out of the fifteen confirmed cases of COVID19 has been discharged after testing negative twice to the virus. Announcing this on Twitter on Friday April 17th, he wrote, “‘I am pleased to announce that 5 of the confirmed cases in #EdoState have now tested negative twice for #Covid_19.…

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PDP Loses Out in Edo As Court Of Appeal Validates Governor Obaseki’s Election

The Court of Appeal in Benin, on Friday validated the election of Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the Governor of Edo State. The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, had approached the appellate court after he lost at the Election Petition Tribunal, alleging manipulation of the…

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Edo Decides: Obaseki & Ize-Iyamu Are Leading Contenders As INEC Begins Collation of Results

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has began collation of results from across the 18 Local governments in Edo State governorship election where voting was held yesterday Wednesday. The Resident Electoral Commissioner for Edo State, Mr. Sam Olumekun, told journalists after a closed-door meeting yesterday evening with a National Commissioner and two Resident Electoral Commissioners at…

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Photos: President Buhari At Edo State APC Gubernatorial Grand Finale Campaign Rally In Benin

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the state would boost the party’s chances at Saturday’s governorship election. Buhari is in Benin to attend the party’s grand finale campaign rally at Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin ahead of September 10 governorship election in Edo. The Party Chairman…

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