Power To Be Transported From Onitsha to Ughelli to Boost Power Supply to Ughelli, Uvwie, Warri and Environ in Delta State – Waive

Rev. Francis Waive, During Media Interaction – Source(Ndokwa Reporters) By Martina Enwefa UGHELL/Nigeria: The member representing the Ughelli/Udu federal Constituency, and Vice Chairman, Committee on Power, in the National Assembly, Rev Francis Waive, had stated that people of Ughelli, Udu, Uvwie, and Warri in Delta State will soon witness improvement in light supply, as efforts had been made to support the Ughelli Power Plant with additional power supply from the Onitsha Power Grid. The Federal Legislator Made this known to select Journalists over the weekend in his constituency office in…

Nigeria Set to Advance Gas Plans During The 3rd Annual Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS) Conference

JOHANNESBURG/South Africa: Last month, Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva declared 2020 as the Year of Gas for the West African Nation. In line with this initiative, the Minister and the Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kolo Kyari, led by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will host the third annual Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS) which will take place on February 9-12, 2020 in Abuja, Nigeria. Determined to showcase Nigeria as the foremost oil and gas investment destination, the conference will…

Back to School Program: Ndokwa DESOPADEC Commissioner Distributes Education Materials

Dr. Samuel Ossai, Attending to Beneficiaries of the Back to School Educational Gifts in Ebedei, Ukwuani LGA OBIARUKU/Nigeria: As the schools in Delta state reopens for another academic session, about 150 pupils of public and private schools in Ebedei Community in Ukwuani Local Government Area, have received various writing materials to enable them carry out their educational dreams. Making the donation on Sunday, January 5, 2020, Commissioner representing Ndokwa ethnic Nationality (Ukwuani) on the Board of the Delta State oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC,  Dr. Samuel Ossai said the…

Examination Malpractice: Delta Govt Closes Down Two Schools, Sanctions 16 Teachers

Chief Patrick Ukah, Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Government has ordered the closure of two private secondary schools and sanctioned 16 teachers across the state over their various levels of involvement in examination malpractice in the state. This is coming as a result of the approval of the report of the Examination Ethics Disciplinary Committee (EEDC) investigation on WAEC indictment of some public and private secondary schools in the state for examination malpractice in the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) by the…

Christians Enjoined to Thank and Honour Always

Mr. Chika Ossai ABOH/Nigeria: Christians all over the world has been enjoined to give thanks and honour to the glory of God always at all situations. The Parish Priest of Ndokwa Denary, Reverend Father Vincent Owoaka, gave the advice during his sermon at the St Peters Catholic Church Iselegu, Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Delta State, at a thanksgiving service by eighteen female members of Mr. Chika Ossai Support Group that survived a ghastly motor accident recently. The clergy also charged Christians on  the need for God to be celebrated…

Okowa greets Leo Ogor at 61

Mr Leo Ogor ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent warm felicitations to former Minority Leader of House of Representatives, Mr Leo Ogor, as he clocks 61 years on Jan. 6. Ogor, who represents Isoko Federal Constituency in the Green Chamber, was first elected into the House in 2003 and he has continued to enjoy the support of his Isoko people who re-elected him for a record 5th consecutive term in 2019. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Sunday in Asaba, the…

King Prof T.J.T Princewill and son’s Birthday: President Buhari, other Leaders Applaud Kalabari kingdom

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: The 4th of January is a very special date in the Kalabari Kingdom. It is the date the His Serene Majesty King Prof T.J.T Princewill, JP, CFR; Amachree XI, the Amayanabo and Natural Ruler of the Kalabari Kingdom, and His son, Prince Tonye T.J.T Princewill, were born. In a letter addressed to the King; Alhaji Nasiru Haladu Danu, The Dan Amanar Dutse, highlighted that “Nine decades on this earth is the final step to a Century. Only a destined few achieve this in life. As you celebrate your…

The Princewills’ Birthday: Cosmic Wonder of This Age – Eze …..Congratulates Both King and Prince Princewill on Their Shared Anniversary

HRM King (Prof) T.J.T Princewill, JP, CFR, (Amachree XI), Amayanabo of Kalabari Kingdom and Prince Tonye T.J.T Princewill PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, chieftain of the All Progressives Congress an authority in the history and culture of the Kalabari Kingdom and her people celebrates with the Kalabaris and the Ijaws at large on the auspicious day of the birth of a great father, legend, custodian and keeper of the conscience of a people, HRM King (Prof) T.J.T Princewill, JP, CFR, (Amachree XI), Amayanabo of Kalabari Kingdom, who has the…

OPINION: Re-thinking Africa-China Relationship

China and Africa Trade Index By Jerome-Mario Utomi To know about the road ahead, ask those coming back-Chinese proverb. Each time I read African historians’ account on how civilization and development got to Africa, and compare same with that of many Europeans scholars, I often marvel at the fundamental differences, To the European authors, Africa was a dark continent lit only by the flashes of foreign penetration and has contributed nothing to world civilization. But to African historians, civilization means improvement in culture. And Africans have had remarkable improvement in their culture…