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Police grills Edo PDP chairman over IDP rice

Edo state police command on Tuesday interrogated the State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Dan Orbih, for several hours, over his allegations of fraud in the distribution by the state government of relief items from the Federal Government for internally displaced persons in Benin.

Federal govt set to distribute educational materials, food items to Edo IDPs

The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons is set to distribute educational materials and food items to the motherless and displaced children in Ohugua, Benin City.

Edo govt releases IDP distribution materials roster

The Edo State Government on Thursday released a roster showing how relief materials approved by the Federal Government for the Internally Displaced Persons in the state were distributed.

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