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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…

Job Creation: More Beneficiaries Commend Delta State Government

ASABA/Nigeria: More beneficiaries of the Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) of the 2019/2020 Programme Cycle have continued to commend Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for fulfilling his promise to continue with the STEP/YAGEP programme. The beneficiaries made the commendation when they visited the Office of the Chief Job Creation Officer, Asaba to collect their posting letters and logbook. In an interview with Solomon Ekezuwa (Ndokwa West) in Fashion Design and Textile Design, Solomon while thanking the state government for the programme said he hoped to realise his dream of being independent…

Imo State: Eze Felicitates With APC, Uzodinma …. Pleads with Gov to Discard the Probe Approach

Senator Hope Uzodinma, Governor of Imo State PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: As legal experts, commentators, political watchers, opinion leaders and even laymen continue to make their minds bare on the Supreme Court Judgement of Tuesday, 14 January 2020, which sacked the PDP-led government in Imo State and declared candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Hope Uzodinma, as winner and duly elected governor of the state, a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress and former National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has…

Onuesoke Faults Federal Government Position on Amotekun

IBADAN/Nigeria: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has faulted the position of the Federal Government on the Southwest security outfit codenamed, Operation Amotekun. He described the Federal Government position as unfair and not in tandem with the principle of egalitarianism being preached by the present All Progressive Congress (APC)-led administration. Onuesoke who made this known on the side line at Ibadan, Oyo State during a security workshop noted that the use of village hunters and vigilante personnel adopted by the security outfit presented the best form of community policing. The PDP Chieftain stated that  the grassroots-oriented…

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…