Edo Diaspora Mid-Week News Round up

June 13, 2018


Europe: Spain accepts ship full of Migrants abandoned at sea.



Chicago: Nigerian Pharmacist shoots Cameroonian wife and 8-year-old daughter to death, and commits suicide.


USA: FBI arrest 74 people for Fraud including 29 in Nigeria. $14m was recovered. US Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, expresses gratitude for the effort of EFCC.


UK: The Odionwere Council of the United Kingdom releases date of this year’s Edos annual Picnic and Barbecue. The date is June 30th, 2018, at the Garden of Global Guest House in Stratford, London. Everyone is invited.


UK: Edo Connect questions the number of committees set up in Edo State Governor under Godwin Obaseki.


Austria: Edo League of Friends, Vienna, Austria, announces their annual cultural night will take place on Sat 14th July 2018 at Kurschnergasse9 1210 Wien, Austria. Chairman of the occasion is Mr Bobby Osazuwa from London.


Canada: Edo Man of the week is Nosa Ihama. See him in conversation with the Prime Minister of Jamaica, the most honourable Andrew Holness, about the Jamaica Leadership Summit coming up July 19th, 2018 in Kingston, Jamaica. Mr Ihama is a key note speaker(Main Picture).


Nigeria: Nigerians call Ben Bruce “Ignorant” for questioning why the Super Eagle’s World Cup jerseys were manufactured abroad.


Edo State: Edos task Buhari to revisit the case of Ambrose Alli. The ex-Governor is not a felon. All houses and land ceased by the Federal Government should be returned to his family. Also pensions due should be paid to Ambrose Alli’s widow who is still alive.


Edo State: Tinubu, Akande and some governors have endorsed Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman of APC.


Joke of the Day: Ex Lagos State Governor Fashola claiming no country enjoys 24hrs electricity better than Nigerians since Buhari took over. Yawn.


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