Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Friday in Benin inaugurated a 12-man the State Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy with a charge on the members to balance the concept of justice and mercy.
The Police Command in Edo says it will provide maximum security for candidates writing the selection examination for the 16th Regular Cadet Course of the Police Academy, Kano, scheduled to hold in Benin.
The Commissioner of Police in Benue, Mr Fatai Owoseni, said that the command had adopted different strategies to curtail clashes between farmers and herdsmen in the state.
The Police Public Relations Officers in the Zone II of the Nigeria Police Force have described the recent security concert organised by the command in Lagos as a proactive measure in tackling crime in violence prone areas.
The Federal Government has spent more than N90 million on the Integrated Oil Palm Processing Factory, Umuehihe Village in Imo.
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Monday advised newly-elected local government chairmen in the state to embrace accountability and responsiveness in administering their councils.
The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 81 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Emabong Udoh, said Python Dance 2 and Crocodile Smile 2 exercises were successfully conducted.