OPINION: Ogoni; GAHP, FG and Lessons Not Learned

By Jerome-Mario Utomi. Prior to May 1999, when civil rule returned to Nigeria after decades of successive military dictatorships, fierce wars raged between ethnic and social forces in Nigeria over the ownership and control of oil resources in the Niger Delta. Then, such state of affairs was blamed by political on the military as they were accused of being intolerant, in-mature, corrupt, unserious, unpatriotic and tribalistic. However, the great effect of such plunder of resources, devastation and the degradation of the environment resulted in a long, dark shadow cast on the region-its peoples, and communities…

Delta PDP Bemoan APC for Attack on Okowa, and Delta Traditional Rulers

ASABA/Nigeria: The last may not had been heard about the recent event which was organized by the Traditional rulers Council in Delta to honour some persons in state, which included the Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, his Deputy, Bar Kingsley Otuaro and Chief James Ibori. The ceremony which was first attacked by the immediate governor of the State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, for his exclusion, had also received attack by many commentator, and organisations, including the All Progressive Congress, APC, in a recent press statement. In reaction to the APC statement, which…

Federal Govt Called to Make Budget Provision for Power Project in Ndokwa

KWALE /Nigeria: The Delta State and Federal Governments, had been called to increase their development contributions to the people of Ndokwa for the area to show benefit of her contribution to the nation. This call was made by the people of the area in a one day Ndokwa Assembly, held on the 26 of December, 2019, in Kwale, by the Ndokwa Neku Union, onbehalf of the Ndokwa People. The occasion, which saw the presentation of the stewardship of the Chief Johnson Opone led Executive, a communique was made which among…

How Deji Adeyanju Misfired Big Time – Adenuga

Mr. Deji Adeyanju LAGOS/Nigeria: The recent vituperations of the misguided and opposition sponsored so-called activist Mr. Deji Adeyanju has been described as “the level of desperation and even the frustration of the opposition and the manifest failures of their antics which are aimed at destabilizing the present government.” Mr. Segun Adenuga in a statement made available to journalists in Lagos said “Adeyanju has taken to expressing his anger and frustration through insults by calling whoever supports Buhari a Bastard. He equally poured invectives on his fellow traveler of the IPOB…