Delta Assembly to Collaborate With State Police Command to Tackle Security Challenges

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly is to collaborate with the State Command of the Nigeria Police Force in ensuring effective crime fighting and prevention at the grassroots. The Speaker of the State Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori made the promise when the newly posted State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Mohammed Inuwa Hafiz paid him and other members of the House   a courtesy visit in his office on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. The Speaker commended the new Commissioner of Police for being proactive in crime fighting and prevention in the nooks and cranny of the…

Ex-Commandos Reunion: Old students to Renovate School, Propose Wall of Fame

Ibrahim Uduans, Association President By Theresa Moses JOS/Nigeria: Command Day Secondary School, Maxwell Khobe Cantonment, Rukuba, Jos, Plateau State  (Formally Rukuba Military Cantonment) Old students association, popularly called Ex-Commandos are planning big for their 2020 reunion which promises to be the biggest and best event of the year. Mr. Ibrahim Uduans, the association president appeal to all sets to redeem their pledges for the success of this year’s reunion and to give back to the school as well celebrate ex-students for their immense contribution thus far. “As you all must…

WUEDA: Changing the Ugly Narratives of Warri-Uvwie and Environs, Okowa Is Working

By Stella Sanu Odika The pragmatic initiative by the Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa-led Peoples Democratic Party, PDP administration in the establishment of the Warri-Uvwie and Environs Special Area Development Agency, WUEDA is progressively creating impact in the economic nerve centre of the oil-rich state in clear departure from the past. WUEDA, a brainchild of the governor’s ingenuity led by seasoned administrators has embarked aggressively on serious clean up exercise barely few months after creation, giving the areas of its mandate major facelift. This laudable initiative by the governor…

Delta Commissioner on Basic And Secondary Decries High Rate of Destruction of Schools’ Infrastructures

Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah, has called for all hands to be on deck towards protecting infrastructures in public schools in the state from vandalism. Chief Ukah, who made the call during inspection visits to public schools in the state, warned unscrupulous elements in the society to desist from the negative acts. He decried the high rate of destruction of school property such as chairs, tables, windows, ceilings and even chalk boards,…

Rivers APC Crisis: You are the Cause Problem in 2014 for Losing Guber Ticket to Dakuku – Eze Tells Abe

Senator Abe and Chief Eze PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress and former National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), but most importantly, a close associate of both the Minster of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi and Senator Magnus Ngei Abe, has expressed shock over attempts by Abe to rewrite the history and genesis of the crisis that engulfed the Rivers APC which culminated in the exclusion of the party from the 2019 general elections. In a…

Court Of Appeal Complex, Asaba Ready Feb. 3

Court of Appeal Complex, Asaba Division ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Monday said the Court of Appeal Complex for the Asaba Division would be inaugurated on Feb. 3, 2020. Okowa who inspected ongoing work at the complex located at Mariam Babangida Way, told newsmen that finishing touches were being made to ensure that everything was in place before the inauguration. He expressed satisfaction with the level of work done so far on the project and stated that the functionality of the court would bring a lot of…

OPINION: Democracy and the Troubles with FG’s New Directives on Marriage Licensing

Rauf Oregbosola, Nigeria Minister of Interior By Jerome-Mario Utomi Aside from the traditional definition of democracy as government of the people, by the people and for the people, great scholars, commentators and political analysts, had at different times and places shared their thoughts about this form of government- it meaning, concepts, survival, merits and demerits. Part of such conversations in the past gave birth to the global believe that the best defense of democracy is to stress the values that are essential to good governance, especially transparency and accountability, and…

The Anointed Also Cry: True Life story of Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin

Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin By Theresa Moses The internet is agog with the documentary about the story of Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin, Christ Mercyland Deliverance Ministry (C.M.D.M), Warri, Delta State, popularly called Mercy City alias ‘The Arena of Solution and Power’. The viral video highlights the secret tears of the anointing which got many thinking that carrying a prophet’s mantle is not all that glamorous. Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin, the King David of his generation in an exclusive chat talks about how he survived in the midst of his challenges:…

AMOTEKUN-A Call for a Sound Capacity to Interpret the Law

By Kingsley Isicheli Nothing can be more frustrating than being in a position of authority without the corresponding ingredients to function. And then, we witnessed a frustrated former governor of Zamfara state resigned his position as the Chief Security Officer of the state. His decision obviously stemmed from his helplessness in the security challenges in the state. For him, the title was a mere nomenclature as the security architecture in the state is operated from above, making him more of a nominal figure in security decisions, which is so disturbing…