Supreme Court’s explanation on Imo Guber: Eze Calls for Prosecution of INEC Officials

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as most unfortunate and sad the protests organised by Prince Uche Secondus, National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr Peter Obi, immediate past Vice Presidential candidate of the PDP in conjunction with some other PDP leaders against the Supreme Court ruling on the Imo State gubernatorial election. Describing the protest as flamboyantly idiotic, Chief Eze stressed that the huge sum…

Rivers APC Crisis: I Advocate for Peace and Not Attack as Way Out

Prince Tonye T.J.T Princewill, APC, Rivers state By Prince Tonye T.J.T Princewill Politics like life is always in a state of constant evolution. The way that things were, back in 1999, changed in 2007. Governor Odili and Omehia found this out the hard way. Since then, things did not stop changing and it’s now a lot clearer to many, that power of incumbency alone, is not enough to guarantee outcomes. Nothing is guaranteed. Nothing. Not even second terms. More and more people are beginning to have a say. Odili did…

OPINION: Trump and the Politics of War

President Donald Trump By Jerome-Mario Utomi For so many centuries, war was considered a lawful violence so far it meets with these three conditions; ‘waged by the lawful public authority in defense of the common good,  waged for a just cause, and waged with the right intention, not vengefully nor to inflict harm’. Today, the argument does not hold water and faces a number of embarrassing facts. Infact, emphasis is shifting. Strategic insights from religious and global communities have brought about structural changes in such concept and gradual displacements of this long…

Okowa Calls For Mentorship Among Christians

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa (right), receiving a throw pillow from the wife of the Bishop of Anglican Diocese of Warri, Mrs. Patience Ide, during the celebration of the Diocese (Anglican Communion) Warri , at 40 . Saturday, 25/1/20 .PIX: BRIPIN ENARUSAI WARRI/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has called for mentorship among Christians to provide legacy of genuine discipleship of Jesus Christ. The governor made the call on Saturday at the 40th anniversary celebration of the Anglican Diocese of Warri at the Bishop’s Court, Warri. According to him,…

HISDAY Minister of the Decade Award: Eze Hails Amaechi …Describes Minister as Catalyst for National Development

Rt. Hon. Dr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi ABUJA/Nigeria: Former National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party, (nPDP), and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, has joined well meaning Nigerians and people of goodwill to felicitate with the Hon. Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Dr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, CON. Over the award investiture on him as THISDAY Editor’s Choice Minister of the Decade. Rt. Hon. Chibuike Amaechi was chosen from amongst the 43 Ministers, serving under the presidency of Mohammadu Buhari, alongside other distinguished awardees…

IMO: Supreme Court Judgment and Emotionalism

By Okey Kingsley What is absolutely certain is the presence of political event that we will engage ourselves with discussing. Whether the discussions have had any progressive fruits in our policy and politics is the 1 million question. The most recent political altercation which seems to be examining the fabrics of our justice system is the Supreme Court judgment on Imo Gubernatorial election. I have hitherto failed to comment on the judgment following the delay in the release of the reasoning behind the judgment. However, I refused to continue resisting…

CADA: Mulade Moves to Next Level, Sends Bill to DTSG, State Assembly

Comrade Sherriff Mulade By Mike Jones ASABA/Nigeria: In other to actualise his campaign, and improve on the living conditions of the riverine communities in the Delta State, an environmentalist and community leader, Comrade Sherriff Mulade had sent the bill seeking to establish the Coastal Areas Development Agency, (CADA), to the State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, and members of the state House of Assembly. The Bill is in line with the demands by Deltans in the coastal communities seeking a legislation to create an agency that will fast track the development…

Lassa Fever: Delta Local Govt Council Prepares For Massive Sensitization, Reports Case Of Nose Bleeding

KOKO/Nigeria: In the wake of the recent upsurge in the outbreak of the Lassa fever virus in some states in the country, three cases of nose bleeding have been detected in Koko community, Warri North Local Government Area. Since nose bleeding stands as one of the symptoms associated with the Lassa fever, the Primary Health Centre in Koko, is yet to confirm if these patients have contracted the Lassa virus. One of the senior nurses at the centre, Mrs Clementina Boyo, who spoke to our correspondent, said the first case…

Environmental Sanitation Exercise Holds in Delta State January 25

Cleaning of Street in Warri, the Delta State Commercial city ASABA/Nigeria: The Environmental Sanitation Exercise for the month of January will hold in Delta State on Saturday, January 25, 2020, between the hours of 7.00 am and 10.00 am. A statement signed by the State Director of Information, Mr Dona Obuseh, said during the period of the exercise, there will be no restrictions on the movement of persons and vehicles due to the on-going West African Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), adding those involved in inter-state journey and those engage…

Delta Passes Judiciary Financial Autonomy Bill Into Law

Members of Delta State House of Assembly ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly today has passed the Delta State Judiciary Funds Management (Financial Autonomy) Bill, into law. The Speaker, Rt Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori who presided over plenary described the passage as a milestone for democracy in Delta State. According to him, the bill will strengthen the financial autonomy granted to the judicial arm of government. “At the Committee of the Whole, Members painstakingly went through the Delta State Judiciary Funds Management (Financial Autonomy) Bill. Contributions and amendments were made by Members which aided us…