Okowa Gets Commendation from Monarchs on Proposed Security Outfit

Cross-Section of Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers At the Press Briefing By Martina Enebeli ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa had received commendation from Traditional rulers in Delta the proposed security outfit, codenamed ‘Operation Delta Hawk’ for the purpose of community policing of the state, with a call on all security agencies and all persons of conscience to put up concerted effort to flush out the criminal herdsmen and their camps the bushes of Delta State. Speaking at a media forum with journalists in the palace of…

OPINION: Betting On Odubu’s Victory as He Rides on Winning Racehorse to Osadebey Avenue

Dr. Pius Egheranmwen Odubu By Isaac Asabor Amidst thousands of political terminologies and phrases that can be found in lexicons, one of the phrases that continued to excite me is Horse Racing. I must confess that I have been more excited whenever journalists of all stripes incorporate the phrase into headlines in the bid to make them become catchy. Without resorting to lay undue emphasis on the political jargon, Horse Racing, ahead of any general election has become the most favorable catchword and hackneyed terminology preferred by journalists on politics…

OPINION: The Dilemma of Sanction

By Jerome-Mario Utomi Within the diplomatic and political circle, ‘Sanction’ has existed for years. According to Nigeli Gould Davies, an associate fellow of Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, it has effectively been used by the global body to compel policy change in a nation’s course of action, deter future actions and send strong warning of the consequence of the unacceptable actions by threatening retaliation, and in case after case used to condemn violations of the international order. Sanction has the capacity to; disrupt trade, impose cost on a target…

COVID-19: Ooni Seeks Collective Effort Against Pandemic, Donates Modular Fumigators To Delta

From (  left), Princess Kemi , Oba Adetokunbo Babatunde, (2nd left) SSG, Delta State,  Chiedu Ebie (middle)Environment  Comm. Mr. Chris Onogba (2nd right) and Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural  Resources ,  Mr.Julius Egbedi  (right)during  the presentation of  motorized  fumigators  to Delta State Government by the  representatives of Ooni of Ife. By Martina Enebeli ASABA/Nigeria: As its contribution to the national goal to sten the spread of the Novel Coronavirus Pandemic, the Delta State Government had benifitted from the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, a donation of…

Security Outfit to Check Insecurity in Delta Soon to Be Established – Govt

Secretary to Delta State Government, Chiedu Ebie Esq. (right) and Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu , while briefing Journalists on security situations in Delta and other sundry issues ABUJA/Nigeria: With the cries, complains of killings arising from different insecurity incidents in Delta state, the government Tuesday May 19, 2020 announced that it had concluded moves to establish a security service in the to help check what could be termed a pandemic problem. This announcement was made by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Chiedu Ebie, made this known at…

Warri NASS Member Ereyitomi Celebrates Legal Luminary Ariyo, Describes Him as Great Man

ABUJA/Nigeria: Warri National Assembly Member representing Warri Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi JP has sent a warn congratulatory message to a legal luminary, Barr. Chief Robinson Ariyo on the occasion of his birthday Tuesday May 19, 2020. Chief Ereyitomi JP, while congratulating Chief Ariyo described the celebrant as great man who is progressive minded wanting the good of the people at all times especially his role, advise and support at the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown towards assisting Warri federal constituents. He urged him  to continue…