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BNC asks Yar’Adua to address anomaly in ceding oil wells.

THE Benin National Congress (BNC), a Socio-cultural organisation in Edo State has appealed to President Umaru Yar’Adua to address what it described as the anomaly in ceding oil wells belonging to the state to Ondo and Delta states through the newly created Niger Delta Ministry.

Group demands return of looted Benin Artifacts.

Edo United for Homeland Empowerment, a Human rights group, with headquarters in Boston Massachusetts is demanding the return by MFA to Benin of all stolen Benin Kingdom artifacts in its possession.

BNC laments FG’s absence in Bini Kingdom.

The BNC, in a statement signed by its Secretary, David Ekomwenrenren, made available to Vanguard, reviewed the democratic experiences of the people of the kingdom and declared that “the vast majority of Bini or Edo people in power were appendages of opportunism.

Yaradua Better Than Jonathan – Benin National Congress

Yaradua Better Than Jonathan – Benin National Congress
January 17, 2013 by Ekpeyong O. Ekpeyong

The Benin National Congress (BNC), a socio-cultural organization, yesterday rated the administration of late President Umaru Yar’adua higher than that of President Goodluck Jonathan.

The Need For Expedient Dredging And Commissioning Of The Gelegele Seaport



The need for expedient dredging and commissioning of the Gelegele Seaport, being an open letter to President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan GCFR, by the Benin National Congress, 5th September 2013.