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A Congratulatory Message To GBO New Executive Council Members Delivered By Dr Charles Omorodion

A CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE TO GBO NEW EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBERS DELIVERED BY DR. CHARLES OMORODION, PRESIDENT GBO WORLDWIDE ON THE OCCASION OF THE SWEAR-IN CEREMONY ON THE 30TH MAY 2020   Fellow executive members of GBO,   I congratulate and welcome Read More

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Great Benin Origins Diaspora Organisation Distribute Palliatives To Lagos Ogun State

*Great Benin Origins Diaspora Organisation Distribute Palliatives To Lagos/Ogun State Members 29th Of May, 2020* By Uwagboe Ogieva   As one of major aims and objectives to support members and society, promoting unity amongs idu’s descendants all over the world,, Read More

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GBO Lagos Distribute Palliative To Members In Lagos Ogun State

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT MADE OF DAY BEFORE DISTRIBUTION   This is to inform you all that GBO will distribute covid -19 , palliative to her members in Lagos/ Ogun state branch Friday 29th of May,2020. The event will be held at Read More

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GBO Congratulates Oba Of Benin On Birth Of New Prince

GBO Congratulates Oba Of Benin On Birth Of New Prince Great Benin Origins in diaspora organisation and all well meaning Edolites worldwide congratulates His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, the Oba of Benin, and the Read More

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FORGIVE BY MEG OKAO

FORGIVE BY MEG OKAO 15th May, 2020 I always tell myself that when you live your life without anyone hurting, disappointing, disgracing or offending you, then it means you never did anything worthy. The beauty of life is that it Read More

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Keynote Address Delivered By Dr Charles Omorodion At GBO Conference In Italy 17 August 2019

*RESTRUCTURING THE GREAT BENIN ECONOMY FOR FUTURE CHALLENGES  THROUGH AGRO-ALLIED INDUSTRIALIZATION, A KEYNOTE ADDRESS DELIVERED BY DR. CHARLES OMORODION, DIRECTOR AND HEAD OF RESEARCH GREAT BENIN ORIGINS* Chairman, president and members of GBO executive council, distinguish ladies and gentlemen and conference. Read More

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Protected: UPDATE AND OBSERVATION ON G.B.O ACCOUNT MAY 2020

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Nosakhare Ekpenede Idubor By Uwagboe Ogieva

HONOURING NOSAKHARE EKPENEDE IDUBOR BY UWAGBOE OGIEVA 13TH OF MAY, 2020 Nosakhare Ekpenede Idubor is a great living soldier of the great Benin Kingdom. A literate and pan africanist whose passion for the cultural revival of the Benin people have Read More

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Speech Delivered By ENC At The Lower Niger Congress In Port Harcourt 27 April 2015

Speech Delivered By ENC At The Lower Niger Congress In Port Harcourt 27 April 2015 Published By Uwagboe Ogieva for the Group Delegates of Edo National Congress (ENC) 27 April 2015   Represented today by Mr Jeffrey Odigie, Omorogieva Augustine Read More

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Amendment Of GBO Constitution And Electoral Regulations By Dr Charles Omorodion 24th April 2020

Amendment Of GBO Constitution And Electoral Regulations By Dr Charles Omorodion 24th April 2020   1. GBO Executive Committee (EC) members who have paid their annual dues, subscriptions, ID cards and meet other necessary criteria for elections set by the Read More

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GBO COVID 19 AWARENESS CAMPAIGN AND FREE OFFER TO THE PUBLIC

Proposed areas covered for the distributions of hand sanitizers and face masks as published by Nicholas Ogieva on 11 of April, 2020:   (1) Igun street from sakponba Junction to igbesamwan Junction/ environs (2) Around Oba Palace area (3) third Read More

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Protected: Audio Genesis Of GBO Organisation By Uwagboe Ogieva

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ORACLE OF THE HEART: OLOKUN

*ORACLE OF THE HEART: OLOKUN* By CHIEF OME OMOREGIE   ORACLES of the heart is born out of Olokun spiritual tradition, culture and customs of the Edos. In Olokun spirituality, the path to understanding his mystical ways is as steep Read More

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Electoral Guidelines for Eligibility to Contest for Executive Council Office in Great Benin Origins (GBO)

Electoral Committee’s criteria to accredit prospctive electoral candidates :   1) Must have filled and Submitted GBO’s membership form.   2) Must have Payed GBO Registration Fee.   3) Must have obtained GBO’s Identity Card or show proof of Id Read More

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Protected: MOTION FOR DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE RESOLUTION ON OSE OSHODIN DISRECPECT FOR CHEIF OMO OSAGIE 03-03-2020

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Protected: Why Great Benin Origins Organisation Cannot Afford To Leave Cheif Omo Osagie Utetetnegiabi In His Time Of Tryier

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Very Important Awareness For All GBO Members And Subscribers

*VERY IMPORTANT AWARENESS FOR ALL GBO MEMBERS AND SUBSCRIBERS*   1. No christianity and Islamic preaching, utterances, propagating is allowed in GBO Organisation. 2. Yes, all informative articles, discussions, awareness that elevate the Edo beliefs (call it ogun, olokun, ancestral Read More

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List Of G.B.O Online Registered Members

HOW TO BE A MEMBER OF GBO AND BENEFITS: – New member (anyone above 16yrs born or by association with the old Great Benín Empire., Southern Nigeria) – Join socio media Forum https://chat.whatsapp.com/JM8AX0REpWS9wB3lVcGiTw – Fill and submit GBO  membership form Read More

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Protected: Great Benin Origins in Diaspora Organisation

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SUPPORT G.B.O DIASPORA BUILDING WITH ANYTHING YOU CAN IN THE HEART OF BENIN CITY

  *SUPPORT G.B.O DIASPORA BUILDING WITH ANYTHING YOU CAN IN THE HEART OF BENIN CITY* By Uwagboe Ogieva Land is the basis of all wealth. All human, socio-cultural and economic developments needs a base or operational building. GBO as a Read More

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Mr Nicholas Ogieva Barr Famous Osawaru and Madam Diva Ukponmwan are genius

  Mr Nicholas Ogieva, Barr Famous Osawaru and Madam Diva Ukponmwan are genius They have been since 2018 being very efficient, dedicated and working tirelessly to making sure Great Benin Origins Diaspora Organisation succeed and well establish in Nigeria.   Read More

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G.B.O Opens Secretariat And Celebrates World Conference 2020

“Great Benin Origins Diaspora Organisation hopes to *Inaugurate Secretariat* in the heart of Igodomigodo Benin City November 2020” Celebrates *Worldwide Conference First Time In Nigeria* where all members and executives worldwide assemble to rejoice, share together and discuss there progress Read More

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Protected: WHAT G.B.O. DOES NOT REPRESENT

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Protected: 10 THINGS YOU MUST KNOW ABOUT G.B.O ORGANISATION

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THE NEW CONSTITUTIÓNAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS

THE NEW CONSTITUTIÓNAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS   1. Mr Emokpae Odigie 2. Elder Osehi Ikhilor 3. Dr Charles Omorodion 4. Uwagboe Ogieva 5. Víctor Osazuwa 6. Barrister Osawaru 7. Madam Juliet Omokhodu 8. Madam Diva Ukponmwan Mr Uwagboe Ogieva will be Read More

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Support The Completion of G.B.O Building In The Heart Of Benin City

*SUPPORT TO COMPLETE G.B.O BUILDING IN THE HEART OF BENIN CITY* Great Benin Origins appeal to all members, those who love to see the progress of Edo people and nation, those who want positive development in the society. Those who Read More

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G.B.O Executive Council Membership Selection

  *G.B.O. EXECUTIVE MEMBERSHIP SELECTION !!!*   Great Benin Origins Organisation Special Selection Excercise ! G.B.O. wish to inform participants of this great forum that wish to be part of the EC to kindly declare their intention by applying to Read More

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GBO WORLDWIDE CONFERENCE IN ROME, 17th OF AUGUST 2019

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Opening Address By Mrs Meg Okao, President Great Benin Origins Worldwide, At GBO Annual Conference In Rome, Italy On August 17th 2019

OPENING ADDRESS BY MRS MEG OKAO, PRESIDENT GREAT BENIN ORIGINS WORLDWIDE, AT GBO ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN ROME, ITALY ON AUGUST 17TH 2019.   Let me start by welcoming our special guests and all invitees to GBO 2019 Conference. Our Royal Read More

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*RESOLUTION At GBO Conference In Rome, Italy, 17th Of August, 2019*

*RESOLUTION AT GBO CONFERENCE IN ROME, ITALY, 17TH OF AUGUST, 2019* Attendance: (1) Madam Meg Okao (2) Elder Faluyi Osunde (3) Mr Emokpae Odigie (4) Madam Aibiokunla Okao (5) Mr Tony Onwudiegu (6) Engineer Aghadiaye Ayo (7) Lucky Aghahowa (8) Read More

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Great Benin Origins In Diaspora Organisation Celebrates 1st Year Anniversary And Worldwide Conference In Rome, Italy, 17th Of August, 2019

  *Great Benin Origins In Diaspora Organisation Celebrates 1st Year Anniversary And Worldwide Conference In Rome, Italy, 17th Of August, 2019*   By Uwagboe Ogieva 18th Of August, 2019   It was a bright sunny day, with a clear cloud, Read More

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G.B.O Forward Looking Strategy

  *SPEECH AND RECOMMENDATIONS BY DR CHARLES OMORODION, A STRATEGIC WAY FORWARD FOR GREAT BENIN ORIGINS DIASPORA ORGANISATION*   Lets identify serious issues to address but in doing so we must focus on what is possible or realistic within our Read More

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GREAT NEWS FOR GBO AGAIN! A NEW BORN BABY

GREAT NEWS FOR GBO AGAIN! Another GBO princess has being born into the world. Mr Uyi Asemota , the CEO of Solid House Production in Múnich, Germany, wife just put to bed a bouncing baby girl. Mr Uyi is GBO Read More

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Adverts

*G.B.O OFFERS AND BONANZAS TO BE PROMOTED FOR ALL REGISTERED MEMBERS*   BE A PART OF THE MOVING TRAIN…. LETS KNOW ABOUT YOUR CREATIVITY AND PROFESSION.   1. If you are looking for cheap, durable and quality souvenir bags for Read More

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Why We Celebrate GBO Yealy Conference

G.B.O has grown in many ways, even more than expected in 2019. once a year, we all meet and share our hearts and thoughts together after chatting and relating with one another on whatsapp group throughout the year.   G.B.O Read More

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LEADERS OF IJAW EX-AGITATORS PLEDGED LOYALTY TO OBA OF BENIN, DISSOCIATE FROM ANY AFFRONT ON THE BENIN MONARCH

LEADERS OF IJAW EX-AGITATORS PLEDGED LOYALTY TO OBA OF BENIN, DISSOCIATE FROM ANY AFFRONT ON THE BENIN MONARCH By: Desmond Agbama, CPS to Oba of Benin   The South-South Coalition of the Ijaw Leadership Group ex-agitators has condemned the actions Read More

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The beauty of African women hairstyle

The beauty of African women hairstyle

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GBO Lagos Inaugural Ceremony Gallery April 6, 2019

GBO Lagos Inaugural Ceremony Gallery April 6, 2019  

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The Sad State Of Our Society

*The sad state of our society   On the question of why Edo runaway from home the answer is simply to search for greener pastures that is denied us at home. Many of us travel away because of lack of Read More

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We Are All GBO, So Give Your Best To Make It Grow

*WE ARE ALL GBO, SO GIVE YOUR BEST TO MAKE IT GROW* By Barr. Famous Osawaru 04/06/2019 Compliment of the day to all my elders in the EC and the general GBO worldwide forum, special thanks to the academic guru Read More

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Announcement !!! GBO Registered With United Nations (3rd Of June, 2019)

ANNOUNCEMENT !!! GBO REGISTERED WITH UNITED NATIONS (3rd OF JUNE, 2019)   This is to inform the entire members of Great Benin Origins Worldwide that our great organisation (GBO) has been registered in the United Nations. The confirmation of this Read More

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GBO ACTION FOR THE RIGHT SOLUTION 2019

*GBO ACTION FOR THE RIGHT SOLUTION 2019* *GBO ACTION FOR THE RIGHT SOLUTION 2019* *GREAT* Benin Origins Organisation Action For The Right Solution Great *BENIN* Origins Organisation Action For The Right Solution Great Benin *ORIGINS* Organisation Action For The Right Read More

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GBO ORGANISATION ARCHIEVEMENTS 2019

GBO ORGANISATION ARCHIEVEMENTS 2019   11th OF FEBUARY GBO launched her community service project, which is one of it’s kind, an inter city transport traffic order control in Benin City. T-shirts and jackets including money were given to Bonaventure and Read More

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Great Benin Influence on the Yoruba in the Americas

“The Influence of Edo Religion and Medicine in the New World”by Chief Dr. Daryl Peavy, JD Presented in Benin City, Nigeria 2009 Institute For Benin Studies Introduction I would like to give thanks to the Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Read More

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A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they know they shall never sit

By Honourable Charles Omorodion (UK): A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they know they shall never sit”. In everything we do here on earth there is a reward. Some rewards are immediate and some Read More

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Ideals About GBO Italy Conference By Dr Charles Omorodion

The programme for the Italy conference should be discussed and agreed by the Executive Council on this platform and should not be left solely to the host country.   Please correct me if I am behind on this issue. I Read More

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What You Must Learn From History Working For Black African’s Freedom And Development

* Malcolm X was killed by a black man * Lucky Dube was killed by a Black man * Marcus Garbey was killed by a Blackman * Ovonramen Nogbaisi was betrayed by a palace chief * Kwame Nkrumah was humiliated Read More

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Appreciation Visit To Chief Ihama For His Kind Gesture

Appreciation Visit To Chief Ihama For His Kind Gesture on 19th of May 2019

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The Petition Of Mr Lucky Aghahowa Against Marshal Utubor As Resolved By The Executive Council Of GBO 11th Of May 2019

THE PETITION OF MR LUCKY AGHAHOWA AGAINST MARSHAL UTUBOR AS RESOLVED BY THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL OF GBO 11th of May, 2019   A petition was made and sent to the GBO executive council on the 3rd of May by Mr Read More

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WHAT ANYONE WHO WANT GBO CONSTITUTION AMENDED SHOULD DO

  1. Copy or extract GBO constitution from GBO website. Make a comprehensive outline of all you feel is wrong and needs amendments, stating reasons why they must be amended. [Remember to quote which article of the constitution you are Read More

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Protected: So Much Talk And Concern About GBO Secretary When All That Was Demanded In The Ec Was To Vote Dc Resolution Into Effect

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Protected: How GBO Collective Voting By The Numbers Of Votes Counts At The Time Of Any Occurance Or Ratification Could Decides GBO Organisation Mandate

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5-MAN COMMITTEE REPORT, THE WATCH DOG GREAT BENIN ORIGINS, GBO 5 MAN COMMITTEE’S REPORT

5-MAN COMMITTEE REPORT, THE WATCH DOG GREAT BENIN ORIGINS, GBO 5 MAN COMMITTEE’S REPORT The President GBO Engr. Isaac Igbinosun The Executive Committee Great Benin Origins, GBO All Protocols respectfully observed September 30, 2018 It is with utmost pleasure we Read More

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Protected: Petition To DC 03 May 2019

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Alaafin Sets The Record Straight, Refutes Ooni’s Claim On Yoruba Ancestral Ties With Igbos

SCRIPT OF THE LETTER PUBLISHED IN THE NIGERIAN TRIBUNE ON THURSDAY, 2 MAY, 2019 PAGE 9 In recent time, I have been inundated with calls and even visits to my Palace on a recent Video Tape showing His Imperial Majesty, Read More

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FROM KOGI STATE – IGALA PEOPLE’S ACCOUNT OF IZODUWA/ODUDUWA AND THEIR RELATIONSHIP WITH IYOOBA

FROM KOGI STATE – IGALA PEOPLE’S ACCOUNT OF IZODUWA/ODUDUWA AND THEIR RELATIONSHIP WITH IYOOBA There is no doubt whatsoever that Oduduwa is the progenitor of the Yoruba people. Controversy about the origin of Oduduwa should be clarified using the Igala Read More

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IT IS DIFFICULT TO FIND EDO GIRL TO MARRY.

IT IS DIFFICULT TO FIND EDO GIRL TO MARRY. (Culled from an interesting disscussion on why Edos might intermarry into extinction on Edo disscussion forum a while back) Thanks You have observed that “The choice of who to marry for Read More

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LET US CELEBRATE THE WORKERS THAT DUG THE BENIN MOAT, A WORLD WONDER

LET US CELEBRATE THE WORKERS THAT DUG THE BENIN MOAT, A WORLD WONDER. By Edherue Anthony. Bsc, MA A Journalist, A prince of Irri Kingdom (Isoko) Delta State Of Nigeria (Article first published 2015)   THE Ediod United Nations, the Read More

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THE EDO PEOPLE OF WESTERN SUDAN ( Pt.1)

THE EDO PEOPLE OF WESTERN SUDAN ( Pt.1) “Western Sudan is the name given to west Africa not the western part of Sudan. Africaland was once called Sudan” By Ojealaro Friday THE BENIN EMPIRE Capital= Benin City (then called Edo) Read More

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Who is Oduduwa? A mythical figure or a Benin man?

WHO IS ODUDUWA? By Barrister Ojealaro Friday Who is Oduduwa? A mythical figure or a Benin man?   THE YORUBAS’ TWO CONTRADICTORY VERSIONS (1) That Oduduwa emigrated directly from the sky using an iron chain and landed at Ife. To Read More

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AFRICAN STORY TELLING PRESENTED BY UWAGBOE OGIEVA IN SPAIN 2008

AFRICAN STORY TELLING PRESENTED BY UWAGBOE OGIEVA IN BARCELONA SPAIN 2008. This event was an inter-cultural symposium conducted to teach children African stories and folklore in April 2008 at montcada i reixac, Barcelona, Spain. Uwagboe Ogieva the co-director and coordinator Read More

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GUOSA LANGUAGE FOR AFRICA’S UNITY AND ECONOMIC ADVANCEMENT

Guosa language is a west African language invented by Prof. Alex Igbineweka, who is also GBO lingüístic Director and Chief advisory to the President.   Guosa language is said to be the right solution for a common language barrier in Read More

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You Are Welcome To GBO Lagos Inaugural Ceremony April 6, 2019

YOU ARE WELCOME TO GREAT BENIN ORIGINS ORGANISATION  LAGOS INAUGURAL CEREMONY ON SATURDAY 6TH OF APRIL 2019.

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Back To The Last Functioning Program To Reboot Your Infected System

NIGERIA MUST GO BACK TO THE LAST FUNCTIONING PROGRAM TO REBOOT THEIR INFECTED SYSTEM AND STRUCTURE * You see, when booting an infected computer, finding dificulty in restarting, it will tell you to go back to the last window or Read More

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Nigeria Should Learn From Ghana And Senegal

  *NIGERIA SHOULD LEARN FROM GHANA AND SENEGAL*   Nigeria should allow their traditiónal rulers in power and authorities. Amend their constitution to allow growth and development.   A Ghana friend is telling me why and how Ghana is better Read More

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SUPPORT GREAT BENIN ORIGINS INAUGURAL CEREMONY OF LAGOS STATE BRANCH IN APRIL 2019

SUPPORT GREAT BENIN ORIGINS INAUGURAL CEREMONY OF LAGOS STATE BRANCH IN APRIL 2019 Great Benin Origins finally inaugurate her lagos state branch in April, 2019. this was communicated by the coordinator, Mrs Florance Omogiate in her meeting update of 2nd Read More

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Why And How Members Can Be Good Patriots Of GBO Organisation

  *Why And How Members Can Be  GoodP Of GBO Organisation.*     Great Benin Origins worldwide organisation is the people’s forum and community of Great Benin origins for cultural advancement and socio económic development.   Since Inauguration on 9th Read More

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Why Family Greetings Should Not Be Obligatory In GBO Organisation And Must Be Voluntary

WHY FAMILY GREETING SHOULD NOT BE OBLIGATORY IN GBO ORGANISATION AND MUST BE VOLUNTARY.   It is true Edo have series of morning family greetings that identifies  the family they belong in Edo  culture. This exercise is highly advisable and Read More

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Why Great Benin Origins And All Africans Must Celebrate Iden’s Day 14 Of Febuary

WHY GREAT BENIN ORIGINS AND ALL AFRICANS MUST CELEBRATE IDEN’S DAY 14 OF FEBUARY By Uwagboe Ogieva 14th Febuary 2019.   Queen Iden was a heroines from Great Benin Empire. She gave her life as a sacrifice to save the Read More

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IDEN – Heroines Of Ancient Benin Kingdom

Heroines Of Ancient Benin Kingdom The daunting contributions and sacrifices made by some outstanding women, men, leaders and warlords make Benin Empire rose to the height of its glory. Most of them laid down their lives for the advancement of Read More

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Protected: PROPOSAL FOR GBO CONTINIOUS TRAFFIC CONTROL PROJECT

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GBO Worldwide Commences First Community Service In Benin City (GBO-ECTS-STUDENTS Traffic Control) 11th Febuary 2019

GBO WORLDWIDE COMMENCES FIRST COMMUNITY SERVICE IN BENIN CITY (GBO-ECTS-STUDENTS TRAFFIC CONTROL) 11TH FEBUARY 2019 By Uwagboe Ogieva 11/02/2019   Great Benin Origins in Diaspora Organisation popularly referred to as [G.B.O] has launched its community service project, which is one Read More

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GBO worldwide membership registration is ongoing!

GBO worldwide wish to announce that registration of members is ongoing. Subscribers are hereby encouraged to register and obtain the organisation Id card whose production will start soon. We apologize to those who have registered and paid their idcard fee Read More

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Protected: Minutes Of Lagos Branch Meeting Held On The 2nd February, 2019

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SUPPORT GBO ASSISTED TRAFIC ORDER CONTROL TO SAVE LIFE

SUPPORT GBO ASSISTED TRAFIC ORDER CONTROL TO SAVE LIFE   Nigeria has 21.6% of mortality rate caused by road traffic injury and accident as published by world bank in their official website. World health organisation have also published similar statistics Read More

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Protected: GBO Nigeria General Meeting held on Sunday 3rd February 2019 at Benin City

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Protected: GBO Forward Looking Strategy By Dr Charles Omorodion

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GBO PUBLIC STATEMENT ON RECENT RIDICULING OF GREAT BENIN CULTURE AND TRADITION

  GREAT BENIN ORIGINS WORLDWIDE. PUBLIC STATEMENT   The attention of Great Benin Origins [GBO], a socio cultural organisation involved in the promotion of great Benin traditions and cultural heritage has be drawn to the use of the semblance of Read More

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GBO Nigeria Meeting 20th Of January 2019

GBO Nigeria Meeting   at No. 16 Jemide Avenue, off Giwa Amu street (beside CGMi Miracle Centre), off Airport Road, Benin City on Sunday 20th January 2019  at 2:00pm. Minute of Meeting of GBO Nigeria held on Sunday 20th day of January Read More

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WHY GBO ORGANISATION PREFERENCE MUST BE LAND AND A STRUCTURAL BASE FOR ADMINISTRATIVE CONVINIENT.

  GBO ORGANISATION NEEDS A STRUCTURAL ADMINISTRATIVE BASE By Uwagboe Ogieva 20th Of January, 2019.   Land is the basis of all wealth. All human, socio-cultural and economic developments needs a base or operational building.   GBO as a registered Read More

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GBO LAGOS Inaugural Meeting 19th January 2019

GBO Inaugural Meeting 19th January 2019 *Minutes of Lagos Branch inaugural meeting held in Lagos on the 19th January, 2019.* The meeting started at about 1:30pm, with opening prayer by Chief Eromosele and breaking of kolanut by Mr Paul Unuigbe.After Read More

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Protected: NIGERIA EXCO MEETING HELD ON SUNDAY 13TH JANUARY, 2019

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Great Benin Origins Wish Everyone A Happy New Year

Great Benin Origins Wish Everyone A Happy New Year —————————————– SPECIAL THANKS TO OHEN OSA OF HOLY ARUOSA CATHEDRAL   We, the President, Executive Council and all members of Great Benin Origins, extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation to the Read More

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Igue Festival Celebration

IGUE is not fetish… 🌿🙏🏾🌿 THE ORIGIN OF IGUE FESTIVAL: In Ẹdo land, the Ẹdo speaking people (Binis) have a very popular annual festival called IGUẸ FESTIVAL which comes up at the late part of December.   This festival has Read More

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Thanks To All GBO Members At Holy Aruosa 30th Of December 2018

My elders, ladies and gentlemen, I greet you all. Today’s event was of enormous enthusiasm and colourfull as witnessed from the back ground. I register my thanks and gratitude to all our dear GBO representatives at the Holy Aruosa today Read More

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The Meaning of IGUE Festival and EWERE LEAVES

  A photo of CHIEF IHAMA of Ihogbe bringing EWERE LEAVES to the Oba, Oba’s Palace, Benin City, Nigeria. December 1981.   The Ewere Festival occurs at the end of December, when the entire population takes part to bring in Read More

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GBO Celebrate Edo Fest 2018

Great Benin Origins Worldwide Organisation Celebrate Edo Fest 2018. Kingsquare, Ringroad, Benin City. Edo State   GREAT BENIN ORIGINS ORGANISATION IN COLABORATION AND SPONSORSHIP OF EDO FEST 2018 By Uwagboe Ogieva 22nd December, 2018   As part of yearly celebration Read More

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Visit of Oba of Benin to Ife which our Yoruba brothers misconstrued

CLARIFICATION on the visit of Oba of Benin to Ife which our Yoruba brothers misconstrued as a supremacy visit. Ooni of Ife is a priest in charge of Oduduwa’s shrine not a king. Ooni of Ife was selected and chosen Read More

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Africans need a sound education and training system not Religion

“Africans need a sound education and training system that would make them to think, create, criticise debate, invent, and innovate freely. As Francis Bacon said, knowledge is power. Africans need an educational programme that empowers them to discover, express and Read More

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MEMORABLE QUOTATIONS BY GREAT BENIN ORIGINS

MEMORABLE QUOTATIONS BY GREAT BENIN ORIGINS 13TH DECEMBER 2018   “Let’s connect yesterday with today to create a tomorrow that we can live in” – Nosa Idehen “The invaluable essentialities of our almost extinct heritage past ought to be revived Read More

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A Rare 16th Century Description of the Advanced Economy of Ancient Benin

A Rare 16th Century Description of the Advanced Economy of Ancient Benin   The Benin Kingdom was one of most developed states in Africa in ancient times until it was annexed by the British Empire in 1897. Founded around 1180 C.E, Read More

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FEW TIPS HOW GBO CAN GET INTO MEDIA BUSINESS

  As the CEO of Otedo.com, web and app expert of about more than 15years experience in media business, I think professional web and app experts with good tele/online marketing and networking have taken over the media business. The future Read More

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Need To Revive Our Indegenious Culture And Tradition 

Need To Revive Our Indegenious Culture And Tradition By AGBONZE AUGUSTA According to the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, culture is refered to as the way of life of a people. The custom and beliefs, arts, way of life and social Read More

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The minutes of meeting held at GBO temporary office on Saturday 8th December 2018

The meeting started @ about 11am. There was an opening prayer by breaking of kola nuts done by Barr Famous Osawaru, the drinks for libation was poured by Mr Lucky Aghahowa.   Attendance. 1 Nicholas Ogieva.. CD GBO Nigeria 2 Read More

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Exploring Edo Economic Concept And Industrialization

Exploring Edo Economic Concept And Industrialization   Edo land is rich in natural, mineral and human resources. The basis of her economy is farming, with the main food crops being yams, cassava, plantains, and cocoyams, as well as beans, rice, Read More

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GREAT BENIN ORIGINS ORGANISATION IS ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING DIASPORA ORGANISATION

*15th March 2018* Great Benin Origins Organisation since commencement 15th march 2018 have been growing fast and numerous in number. The positive impact is as a result of their internet networking, professional use of socio medias, qualified executives and democratic sense Read More

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WORDS OF ELDERS

WORDS OF ELDERS 1. “Beware of the naked person who offers you clothes! 2. “When one’s goat get missing, the aroma of a neighbor’s soup get suspicious”. 3. “The future belongs to the Risk takers, Not the Comfort seekers!” 4. Read More

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ENGR. AGHADIAYE AYO APPRECIATION SPEECH ON HIS SUCCESS AS THE VICE PRESIDENT OF GBO WORLD- WIDE

ENGR. AGHADIAYE AYO APPRECIATION SPEECH ON HIS SUCCESS AS THE VICE PRESIDENT OF GBO WORLD- WIDE The entire members of the executive council I greet you all First, I thank you all for your overwhelming love showed me today. I Read More

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GREAT BENIN ORIGINS WORLDWIDE GLADLY INTRODUCE HER NEW PRESIDENT

GREAT BENIN ORIGINS WORLDWIDE GLADLY INTRODUCE HER NEW PRESIDENT. Madam Meg Okao, an entrepreneur, mother, wife, board member and passionate believer of Great Benin Origins Organisation worldwide, have been officially declared president of GBO organisation worldwide on the 3rd of Read More

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Presidential Speech Presented By Madam Meg Okao

Presidential Speech Presented By Madam Meg Okao, Of Forum Of Great Benin Origins Worldwide. 4th Of December 2018. The Executive Council of Great Benin Origins, the entire members of GBO Worldwide, distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, it is with profound gratitude Read More

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Libelous Post Are Not Allowed On GBO Forums

Libelous Post Are Not Allowed On GBO Forums   1. GBO is a well structured organisation that is driven by the Constitution, the executive Council and GBO code of conduct (COC). These three drivers regulate all GBO forums so that Read More

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GBO Featuring At Holy Aruosa Cathedral Benin City 2nd Of December 2018

GBO Featuring At Holy Aruosa Cathedral Benin City 2nd Of December 2018 By Uwagboe Ogieva 3rd of December 2018   The Holy Aruosa Cathedral celebrated yet another thanksgiving service on 2nd of December 2018 at No. 27 Akpakpava Rd, by Read More

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GBO Featuring At Edo State Polytechnic Usen

Saturday, 1st of December 2018 was a memorable day at Edo State Polytechnic Usen with GBO correspondence and sponsorship convocation that featured many dígnitories far and near including the Commissioner for Education and Governor Nogheghase Obaseki. GBO is fast becoming Read More

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Declaration of interest for GBO presidency by Madam Meg Okao 2nd of November 2018

The Executive Council And Members Of Great Benin Origins,   I greet you all from the bottom of my heart. In the course of movement in this noble organisation GBO, we have worked together to tensure that the bonds that Read More

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SPECIAL ANNOUCEMENT TO INTERESTED GBO MEMBERS WILLING TO SERVER IN GBO EXECUTIVE COUNCIL (EC)

*From GBO Admin*🔊 SPECIAL ANNOUCEMENT TO INTERESTED GBO MEMBERS WILLING TO SERVER IN GBO EXECUTIVE COUNCIL (EC) GBO Worldwide organisation here by bring to the notice of members and subscribers that the following positions are vacant in GBO executive council Read More

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WHAT IS THE MAIN VISION OF GBO?

1.WHAT IS THE MAIN VISION OF GBO? [CULTURAL REVIVAL, HUMAN AND PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT] Unite all Idu ancestries in Diaspora to create chat rooms, socio medias for conversations, discussions, ideals and sharing of concerns on issues that affect Edoid cultural and Read More

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GBO ORGANISATION IS BUILD ON LEGACY OF THE GREAT BENIN CIVILIZATION

GREAT BENIN ORIGINS ORGANISATION IS BUILD ON THE LEGACY OF THE GREAT BENIN CIVILIZATION The success of Great Benin society was due in part to their belief that the survival of one of their family member is a collective responsibility Read More

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Join Great Benin Origins Diaspora Organisation Whatsapp Group

Join Great Benin Origins Diaspora Organisation . Register Now at www.greatbeninorigins.com CLICK ON THIS LINK TO JOIN GBO WORLDWIDE WHATSAPP GROUP – https://chat.whatsapp.com/LEKLhyHr1XULiE1J9N2IE3  YOU ARE WELCOME TO THE HAPPY FAMILY

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EDO, YORUBA-IFE SUPREMACY ISSUES

EDO, YORUBA-IFE SUPREMACY ISSUES Very often life is not about what we used to be but what we are right now and what we are likely to be in the future. Roman Empire once ruled the world, taken over by Read More

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IDUGIE (Idudje) THE ROYAL DANCE OF OWA – Ika People

IDUGIE (Idudje) THE ROYAL DANCE OF OWA(ika people). The Idugie dance is the royal dance of kings and chiefs in owa kingdom, in Ika North east local Government of Delta state. It is usually done towards the end of the Read More

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How The Benin Empire And Civilization was Structured and Organised

The success of Idu society may have been due in part to their belief that the sin of one of them affects the fortunes of every one else in the society. Every member of the society pays for Emose’s greed Read More

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Great Benin Social Structure

Benin Social Structure Though debateable, some literature term Benin as the cradle of civilization and that every other kingdom in its vicinity emerged from it. They also points to the origin of the benin’s being immigrants from multiple regions. These Read More

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GBO WOMEN SET TO LEAD THE AFRICAN REVOLUTION AND DEVELOPMENT

Press Release: GBO WOMEN SET TO LEAD THE AFRICAN REVOLUTION AND DEVELOPMENT GBO have made history once again to be one of the first Edo worldwide diaspora organization to have put forth Great Benin Queens, princesses and women of integrity Read More

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IGUE – AFRICAN FESTIVAL HISTORY AND CULTURE

IGUE – AFRICAN FESTIVAL by Ademola Iyi-eweka, Ph.D e-mail : aiyiewek@facstaff.wisc.edu The Christians have CHRISTMAS, the Muslims have the FEAST OF RAMADAN, the Jews have the HANUKKAH, the African-American have the KWANZAA and the Edos have the IGUE FESTIVAL. If African-American Read More

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Great Benin Origins Festival And Igue Edo

GREAT BENIN ORIGINS has a very rich tradition of festivals and masquerades through which the people either appease the various gods and goddesses, purification of both the land and individual celebrant,initiate men or women into age-grades or as a traditional Read More

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Edo-African Food Culture – Jollof Rice

MOST of the foods that are prepared in native way are very nutritious and healthy. By eating them we can stay physically fit, feel better, and prevent many illnesses. There are many healthy and nutritious foods that are prepared in Read More

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Protected: COMMUNIQUE ON GBO STATE OF AFFAIRS AND ENGR ISAAC IGBINOSUN RESIGNATION AS GBO PRESIDENT

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Protected: Vote To Suspend Eki Okundaye in EC

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The Monarch Of Our Time By Victor Osazuwa

The Monarch of our Time. The roaring lion whose song sends quiver down the spines of hearers, The leopard of the homestead that prances like lightning and strike as thunderbolt. Wiser than wisdom in the abode of indecision to dole Read More

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Protected: RESOLUTION OF 5 MAN COMMITTEE AND ORDER OF VOTING IN THE EC

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Resolution Of Five Man Commitee

GREAT BENIN ORIGINS, GBO 5 MAN COMMITTEE’S REPORT The Executive Committee Great Benin Origins, GBO September 30, 2018 It is with utmost pleasure we present a breakdown of our exhaustive inquiry into the terms of reference below, submitted to this Read More

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NUMBER OFTRUSTEES – IRISH REGISTRATION LAW 1893

NUMBER OFTRUSTEES Trustee Act 1893 There is generally no requirement under the Trustee Act 1893 as to the minimum number of trustees7 and one trustee will suffice except where legislation provides otherwise,8 although for practical reasons, it is desirable to Read More

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LET HRH THE OBI OF ABOH MOVE & ACT FOR THE BENEFIT OF HIS KINGDOM & PEOPLE

When in 2017 I openly expressed my worries about the complacent composure and hibernation mode HRH the Obi of Aboh placed himself for so many years, you’ll find that it is a great disservice to Ndokwa in general and Aboh Read More

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Oba Ewuare II, Oba of Benin, has accepted to collaborate with British Museum

Oba Ewuare II His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, Oba of Benin, has accepted to collaborate with British Museum to develop a world-class museum that would accommodate the return of stolen artefact from Benin Kingdom in Read More

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HOW GBO COULD PARTICIPATE IN IGUE FESTIVAL

HOW GBO COULD PARTICIPATE IN IGUE FESTIVAL. Economic Utility of IGUE: African Festival in Benin By Uwagboe Ogieva Amongst festivals celebrated over the globe today, Igue festival is up-to- date with significant monument of the past historical facts of the Read More

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Protected: THE CASE OF – 25/08/2018

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GBO SECONDARY SCHOOL CULTURAL COMPETITION 2019

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GBO SITE SELECTION GUIDELINES BY ENGINEER AGHADIAYE AYO DIRECTOR OF PROJECTS GBO

  The president, and other fellow GBO family members, Good day.   Recall that the feasibility of the water project has been on for some time. Feasibility cannot be concluded in a partial format. A feasibility report is released based Read More

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EDOID PEOPLE’S ARE NOT BIAFRANS

By Chuks Agbotaen. Ika is definitely not Igbo and it can never be, and that is why her citizens reject being Igbo or going near Igbo with a long pole, language is not the only criteria for knowing where a Read More

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Egiaru Syndrome: A Destructive Drawback On The Socio-Political And Economic Development Of The Benin Nation

EGIARU SYNDROME: A DESTRUCTIVE DRAWBACK ON THE SOCIO-POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE BENIN NATION: DECONSTRUCTING THE CANKERWORM – BEING A POSITION PAPER DELIVERED BY ESEOSA EWERE AT THE NATIONAL UNION OF BENIN STUDENTS (NUBS) UNIBEN/UBTH UGIE EDO SEMIMAR, FRIDAY Read More

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GBO PRESS UPDATE 19TH AUGUST, 2018.

FROM ADMIN PRESS UPDATE 19TH AUGUST, 2018. GBO worldwide organisation sincerely appreciate all members and executives council who have been working tirelessly to making sure this great organisation grow with great enthusiasm and landmark achievement since 15th of march 2018. Read More

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HOW LIFE TAUGHT ME TODAY THAT HUMILITY IS A GREAT VIRTUE

*HOW LIFE TAUGHT ME TODAY THAT HUMILITY IS A GREAT VIRTUE.* My name is Uwagboe Ogieva. I met this multi billionaire today, 8th of August 2018 about 13:30 pm. He is the Ex president of Catalunya, who was president for Read More

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Inaugural Speech by Engr. Isaac Igbinosun President of Great Benin Origins worldwide (GBO) at the First Meeting in Benin City Nigeria on Saturday August 4th 2018

Inaugural Speech by Engr. Isaac Igbinosun President of Great Benin Origins worldwide (GBO) at the First Meeting in Benin City Nigeria on Saturday August 4th 2018 .   Our Royal father, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Oba Ewuare ll Your Read More

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PHILOSOPHYCAL ASPECT OF AFRICAN CULTURE: Edo Culture in Perspective 

PHILOSOPHYCAL ASPECT OF AFRICAN CULTURE: Edo Culture in Perspective This final section of the lecture deals with the more intractable and abstractelements in Edo culture namely: the elements of philosophy and metaphysics.If, as we are constantly reminded, philosophy is the Read More

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GBO RULES OF FORMATION AND COORDINATION AS PER LANGUAGE OF COMMUNICATION

GBO Allows Edo English Esan And other Edoid Dialect. An agreement was reached that anyone or member of this great organization are free to express themselves in the best language they can we all can understand. Everyone is free to Read More

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WHY ALL NEGATIVE PROPHESY WILL FAIL IN GBO ORGANISATION

By Uwagboe Ogieva 31/ 07/2018   IDEALS, MONEY and TECHNICAL KNOWHOW NOT PRAYERS.   “Ideas rule the world. An idea has brought us all together here today. Not only is one generation ruled by ideas from the preceding generation, but Read More

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We are here to inject New postive BLOOD into our people

GREAT BENIN ORIGIN(GBO )… We are here to inject New postive BLOOD into our people… We are here to BUILD better LIFE for our people… We are here to come up with positive IDEAS… We are here to unite all Read More

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Testimony of how GBO touched his life.

GBO touched his life: Testimony of how GBO touched his life. Yesterday GBO Nigeria executives were at the GBO Secretariat km12 sapele road to put finishing touch to the office before the grand opening day!!! We stopped by at the Read More

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INDOOR MEETING OF SOME NIGERIA MEMBERS WITH GBO PRESIDENT 27 July 2018

INDOOR MEETING OF SOME NIGERIA MEMBERS WITH GBO PRESIDENT 27 July 2018 Our first indoor meeting with the GBO president today was a great success with eleven (11) members in attendance were the following was discussed: 1. Preparation for the Read More

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Donate To GBO Meeting In Nigeria

FROM GBO ADMIN :   GBO is on it again to congregate first meeting in Nigeria Date: 4th of August 2018 Delegates from diaspora will be attending the meeting.   Part of the activities are Opening of GBO Nigeria secretariat, Read More

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ProjectEdo GBO TOWNHALL MEETING WITH OBASEKI

#ProjectEdo GBO TOWNHALL MEETING WITH OBASEKI IN BRUSSELS , BELGIUM 12TH OF JULY 2018   Human Trafficking: Obaseki advocates skills-based migration at Diaspora Town Hall meeting, as group lauds his achievements   The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has Read More

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Special Thanks By The President Of GBO Organization Worldwide

Special Thanks By The President Of GBO Organization Worldwide I Engr. Isaac Igbinosun, The President of Great Benin Origins Worldwidw (GBO), on behalf of the Executive council of Great Benin Origins would like to express my profound gratitude and admiration Read More

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GBO OPEN LETTER TO EDO STATE GOVERNMENT 12th Of JULY 2018

  LETTER TO THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR OF EDO STATE PRESENTED BY ENGR. ISAAC IGBINOSUN ON 12TH OF JULY 2018     Your Excellency, Mr Godwin N Obaseki, The executive governor of Edo State. It is my pleasure to welcome you Read More

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GBO Tourism And Travels Investment.

Edo is a land of rich culture and history. Its time to showcase this rich culture to the world. Since we dont have much tourist sites we shall showcase our igue festival. Jingle will be made both audio and video Read More

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PREVENTION OF OPIOID ADDICTION AMONG IDU DESCENDANTS

GREAT BENIN ORIGINS CONVENTION PAPER PRESENTATION ON THE PREVENTION OF OPIOID ADDICTION AMONG IGODOMIGODO/IDU DESCENDANTS WHAT ARE OPIODS? According to the WHO (World Health Organization), “opioids are psychoactive substances derived from the opium poppy, or their synthetic analogues” Examples of Read More

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GBO MEDICAL MISSION

GBO medical missions shall be a non-profit making venture. It shall be established to better the health of indigent citizens in our communities in the Edo nations. GBO medical missions shall ensure high quality medications and adequate follow-up on some Read More

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The Walls of Benin are the largest man made structure in the world

Walls of Benin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Walls of Benin was a combination of ramparts and moats, called Iya, used as a defense of the capital Benin City in present-day Edo State of Nigeria. It was considered the Read More

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HOW CAN GBO MAXIMISE EDO CULTURE AND TRADITION?

Opinions:By Duke Wellington “A culture that does evolve with time and civilization will never improve and remain stagnant. Every culture changes with time. changes that is always lead by the younger generation. In my opinion this is what the Edo Read More

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BENIN IS NOT CLAIMING THEM,THEY ARE THE ONES RIGHTLY CLAIMING THE LAND OF THEIR ANCESTORS

Oba of Lagos said he is a Benin man, Obi of Onitsha said he is a Benin man, Osemawe of Ondo said he is a Benin man, Eze of Oguta said he is a Benin man, Eze of Enugu Ezike Read More

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Code Of Conduct

FOR THE GOOD OF THE ORDER: GBO CODES OF CONDUCT COC 1. Do not copy and past any information that are not connected or promote the good image of GBO COC 2. Do not post any religious or prayer items Read More

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How The Benin Empire And Civilization was Structured and Organised

By Naiwu Osahon The success of Idu society may have been due in part to their belief that the sin of one of them affects the fortunes of every one else in the society. Every member of the society pays Read More

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WELCOME ADDRESS BY ENGR. ISAAC A. IGBINOSUN

WELCOME ADDRESS BY ENGR. ISAAC A. IGBINOSUN, PRESIDENT OF GBO WORLDWIDE AT THE 2018 GBO WORLDWIDE CONFERENCE, ANTWERPEN BELGIUM, 9TH JUNE 2018. Good morning Honoured Guests, Executives of Great Benin Origins Worldwide, Ladies and gentlemen. It gives me great pleasure Read More

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RESOLUTIONS AT THE GBO BELGIUM CONFERENCE HELD IN ANTWERP BELGIUM ON THE 9TH OF JUNE 2018

All elected executive council members who by one reason or the other could not make the Belgium conference are expected to show full commitment to GBO activities and responsibilities under their leadership. They are advised to attend subsequent GBO conference Read More

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History Of Great Benin Origins Organisation

Great Benin Origins organization was conceived as an idea on the 15th of March  2018 by Uwagboe Ogieva. Which started as a pan Edoid whatsapp forum, The Edoid whatsapp forum was created to unify all Great Benin descendants both home Read More

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GBO 2018 WORLD CONFERENCE BEAM SUCCESS IN DIASPORA – BELGIUM!

GBO 2018 WORLD CONFERENCE BEAM SUCCESS IN DIASPORA – BELGIUM! With chants and echoes of “Unity, Strength & Love of Igodomigodo Decendants” as ‘motto’ for the ‘Great Benin Organisation: GBO’ World Conference, the culturally charged, colourful atmosphere; in the presence Read More

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Great Edo Renaissance

Edo people´s renaissance By J.O.S Ayomike   THE Benin Empire as described by Prof. Philip Igbafe in his Benin Under British administration represented “the unwieldy but fluid empire which was made up of a loose conglomeration of various people’s covering Read More

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HOW BENINS WORSHIP GOD TRADITIONALLY

By Edocated. Departed ancestors and “the Head” are worshipped in Benin Kingdom, just as the Benin people believe in the concept of the guardian spirit. The departed ancestors may be parents, heroes, heroines, chiefs or Obas. The belief within the Read More

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Program For GBO Belgium Conference 2018

Program For GBO Belgium Conference 2018    

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253 teachers to teach Benin language, history – Obaseki

Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state government has completed the training of 253 teachers, who will be deployed to teach Benin culture, language and history in secondary schools and selected primary schools across the state. Read More

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Great Benin And Ancient Egyptian Civilization

Before 8000 BC, ancient Egypt ( today’s Egypt,Ethiopia,Yemen,Eritrea,Kenya and Nubia ( Sudan) was an uncontaminated Black( negro) race known as Hyksos’ habitation,until the Berber King- Aemeh 1,chase the Osirean dynasty and started the persecution of the negros particularly those of Read More

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Celabrating Edo People

Celebrating our African historical personalities,discoveries, achievements and eras as proud people with rich culture, traditions and enlightenment spanning many years. EDO PEOPLE: AFRICA`S MOST POPULAR AND ARTISTIC PEOPLE FROM NIGERIA THAT BUILT THE PRE=COLONIAL ANCIENT AND POWERFUL BENIN KINGDOM “Ahianmwen gue Read More

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Edo North Are Brother To Benin – CROWN PRINCE KUOBOYUWA

CROWN PRINCE KUOBOYUWA;THE FIRST EDAIKEN THE HISTORIANS WANT US TO FORGET By Ojealaro Friday Oba Ewuare the great had five sons namely, Prince Kuoboyuwa the first born,Prince Ezuwarha the second born,Prince Ezoti the third born,Prince Olua the fourth born and Read More

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The Great Idu Family

  What is today known as Edo or Benin City was originally known as Idu. It started out with one man who sired the human race. His family initially grew into groups of small farm settlements linked with footpaths. Over Read More

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OBA OF BENIN HEAD OF THE BENIN EMPIRE OWNS WESTERN, SOUTHERN AND EASTERN MODERN DAY NIGERIA

– Oba Akiolu of Lagos The dust has finally settled after years of controversies and heated arguments who the real owners of present day Lagos are, the whole of Western Nigeria and the East of the Niger down to the Read More

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Edo Origin Of Onitsha

BY UGONABO ONWA AMENE ESQ. AN ATTORNEY WHO PRACTICES MOSTLY IN THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF TRADE Our history as a people should neither be a mystery nor a guess work. It must be written by us for us based on Read More

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Urhobo People and language from Benin

The history of the Urhobo generally began from an Edo territory, the ancient Benin Empire around where the ancient town of Udo and Benin City are currently located

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Ika, Anioma, Agbor, Igbanke Roots From The Benin Kingdom

The second wave of migration to Umunede probably took place under Oba Ewuare The Great (1440-1485)

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“OBA” Is Origin Edo

It is a historical fact that the Iyase title, created by Oba Ewedo, was elevated as head and leader of the commoners (Okao Ovienoba).

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