Delta Alerts Residents of Lasser Fever Resurgence

Rats ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Ministry of Environment has charged residents in the state to protect their premises from rodents in a bid to forestall the outbreak of the deadly Lassa Fever epidemic. The ministry stated  that the continued  resurgence of Lassa Fever as published in several electronic and print media in the country is a warning for the general public particularly residents in Delta State to keep their environment clean and safe. The Honourable Commissioner for Environment, Mr Christian Onogba in a statement, stressed the need for prevention, saying it…

Prince Ned Nwoko’s Let’s Eradicate Malaria In Africa, A Clarion Call For Concerted Actions By All Nigerians To Combat The Parasite

Hon Prince Ned Nwoko By Iroroh Frank It is absolutely hard to estimate the amount of physical cash been expended by governments at all levels in Nigeria, to combat malaria annually. Statistically, it will run into billions of naira. If that figure is added to the total sum each household spent to manage the disease, we will be looking at trillions of naira annually. Outside the loss in needed developmental revenue to the scourge, malaria is a major killer disease in Nigeria. There is hardly any households in this country…

Court Restrains Kaduna NUJ, Others From SWAN Affairs

KADUNA/Nigeria: A Chief Magistrates Court in Kaduna has restrained the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), and others from holding meetings, election in the name of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) or NUJ SWAN. This followed a motion filed by Barrister Dan Paul Fredericks in respect of SWAN Board of Trustees on Monday January 13, 2020. In the Motion on Notice addressed to the respondents; from the Court Holden in Barnawa, Zango H. Jacob, Abdulwaheed Olayinka Adubi and the NUJ, the court also restrained them from any subject matter that refers to the…

Odutemu’s Elevation to Archbishop, Well-Deserved – Okowa

Rt. Rev. Cyril Odutemu, Archbishop of Bendel Province of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated Rt. Rev. Cyril Odutemu on his election as the Archbishop of Bendel Province of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion. Okowa said that Odutemu’s elevation was well-deserved given his antecedents as a firebrand preacher and outstanding administrator. In a congratulatory message by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Monday in Asaba, the governor said that the people of Ughelli Diocese, Deltans and Nigerians were…

Okowa’s Victory: God Only Reaffirmed What He Had Decreed Before 2015 – Nmalagu

Bishop Greatman Nmalagu ASABA/Nigeria: The Supreme Court Judgement affirming Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as the duly elected governor of Delta State had been called an act of God reaffirmation of His decree before 2015 Governorship Election, when he first ascended the office as the elected governor of the state. Making the assertion in his response to the Supreme Court ruling, Bishop Greatman Nmalagu, who is the BOT Chairman of Christian Community Platform, (CCP), and Presiding Bishop of True Worshippers Assembly Inc, Obiaruku, Ukwuani Local Government Area, said the victory at the…