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Obaseki’s Sports Reform: Reconstruction of Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium will boost sports devt in Edo – Shaibu

Obaseki’s Sports Reform: Reconstruction of Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium will boost sports devt in Edo – Shaibu

Edo State Acting Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has assured that the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium being renovated by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration would be delivered in time to drive sports development in the state. Shaibu disclosed this when he led members of the state executive council to the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, to inspect […]

Obaseki fetes Bendel Insurance, tasks team on NPFL title

Obaseki fetes Bendel Insurance, tasks team on NPFL title

….as team, supporters club get N30m The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has celebrated Bendel Insurance Football Club for qualifying to the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL), charging the team to give account of themselves in the topflight division. Bendel Insurance qualified to the NPFL after picking maximum 9 points at the Nigeria National […]

Obaseki hails 17-yr-old Georgia Oboh on first pro golf title win

Obaseki hails 17-yr-old Georgia Oboh on first pro golf title win

  The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has hailed 17-year-old golf prodigy, Georgia Oboh, on her triumph in the Cote d’Ivoire Open title, her first professional trophy. The governor, in a statement on Tuesday, congratulated Oboh for showing once again the unwavering Edo spirit and talent, which for years have distinguished Edo people across […]

Okpekpe Road Race: Obaseki tasks committee on higher tourism receipts, hitch-free outing

Okpekpe Road Race: Obaseki tasks committee on higher tourism receipts, hitch-free outing

With less than forty days to the commencement of the 6th Okpekpe International 10-kilometre Road Race, the Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has challenged the event’s organising committee to ensure that more tourism receipts accrue to the state. Obaseki said the 10-kilometre road race has placed the state and the host communities on […]