2023: Delta State Govt Caution Against Political Blackmail and Publications

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Government has restated called on Journalist and individuals to guide against publications which tend to point to personal interests of Governor Okowa as promoting the agenda of some individuals for the 2023 governorship election in the state, stating that the government is Committed on achieving the tenet of the Stronger Delta Agenda irrespective of blackmail and distractions. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu stated this when he briefed the press at the Conference Hall of the Ministry of Information, Asaba on the…

SWAN/NUJ Faceoff Splits Kaduna Council

KADUNA/Nigeria: The crises rocking the Kaduna State Chapter of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, and the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, had taken a new dimension with being removed from the social media platform, by the Secretary, John Femi Adi, who was not comfortable because they shared a statement issued by the National Secretariat of SWAN dissociating itself from a purported election of Kaduna NUJ SWAN executives, early Tuesday behind closed doors at the NUJ Secretariat in Kaduna. The purported election was arranged, and a lawyer hired to swear…

Asaba Airport Gets Direct Flights to Kano

Aero Contractors ASABA/Nigeria: The Asaba International Airport has recorded another milestone as Aero Contractors commences direct flights from Asaba to Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano with effect from Jan. 20. A statement by the Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu indicates that the Asaba to Kano flight is slated for 9.50am Mondays to Fridays and Sundays. He noted that the growing business activities in the airport was as a result of the huge investments made by the Okowa administration to upgrade the airport. “As part of the upgrade…

OPINION: Between Operation Amotekun and State Police

Operation Amotekun By Jerome-Mario Utomi. It is pedestrian knowledge that socioeconomic problems which are the product of human actions and reactions are not static. They change with time and place. What is a social or political problem in one society may be a norm in another. And what is rejected or frowned at today, may be accepted tomorrow. Of course, there are important limits to human relations, knowledge, awareness, and technological state, economic and financial resource availability, social and cultural exposures. Globally also, inability to manage such differences and changing times by nations has at…

You Are Ignorant to the Processes of Negotiation, Delta PDP Tell APC

PDP/APC By Emmanuel Enebeli ASABA/Nigeria: The opposition party in Delta State, the All Progressive Congress, APC had been accused of lack of knowledge, and ignorant of the act of negotiation, especially in the area of workers welfare. Making the accusation in a Press Release, made available to www.ndokwareporers.com, the Delta State chapter of the Peoples democratic Party, PDP, said the party is surprised and dismayed by brazen display of ignorance and unbridled hatred for Delta workers. The press statement, which was signed by the state publicity secretary, Dr. Ifeanyi Osuoza,…