Okowa Challenges Africans on Documentation of History

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (middle); His Royal Majesty, Dr. Emmanuel Efeizomor the II, Obi of Owa Kingdom (3rd right); Kiagborekusi the I, the Dein of Agbor Kingdom (right); Senator Peter Nwaoboshi (2nd left); His Royal Majesty, Luck Kalanama, the Pere of Akugbene-Mein Kingdom (left) and Chief Gabriel Ogbeche, during the Public Presentation of the Odyssey of Emmanuel Efeizomor II, at Palace Grand, Owa-Oyibu, Ika North Local Government Area, Delta State. ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has made a case for Africans to document their history…

2019: Opposition Calls For Ogor’s Withdrawal Clear Signs Of Jittery Over Imminent Electoral Defeat – PDP

OZORO/Nigeria: The Media and Publicity Directorate of the Isoko North Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Campaign Committee has read with laughter, the jittery and panic filled advice by a former member of the Delta House of Assembly and a member of the APC, Hon. Lucky Okperi, that the candidate of the PDP for the Isoko Federal Constituency, Rt Hon Leo Ogor should withdraw from the race. The apparent contradictions contained in the statement explain clearly the extent of fear of electoral defeat that has gripped the opposition. If not so, one wonders why…

Skills Training; Catholic Church Partners NDE, Graduates 262 Parishioners

LAGOS/Nigeria: Saint Kizito Catholic Church, Iju, Lagos working in collaboration with the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Lagos office recently in a well-attended ceremony graduated 262 parishioners and others that participated in the three months training. Speaking at the graduation ceremony, the Parish Priest, Rev.Fr Sebastian Ngene stated that the decision to organize the event was hinged on the urgent need to cushion the current rate of unemployment in the country by getting the people empowered with skills that can make them self-reliant. Continuing, the Catholic cleric urged the graduating…

SURVEY: Okowa Scores High in Infrastructural and Road Developments … Human Capital, Agriculture and Security Bellow Expectation

By Emmanuel Enebeli WARRI/Nigeria: Responders to an online survey carried out by www.ndokwareporters.com  an online based news platform, had scored the government of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa high in the area of Infrastructural and Road Developments, in the state, but failed to do same in other vital areas of security, human capital development and agriculture. The survey, which ran for 3 months, saw 3000 respondents, responding to a simple question asking the readers, in what area they can easily access the performance of the Okowa led administration in the state, since…

Only Restructuring Will Save Nigeria, Ohanaeze Insists …As Nwodo Charges Ndigbo To Vote Candidates With Restructuring Agenda

ENUGU/Nigeria: The President General of apex Igbo organisation, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo has again charged Ndigbo to look out only for candidates with sincere restructuring agenda and cast their votes for them. Chief Nwodo told assemblage of Ndigbo that compromises intellectuals and traditional rulers in Obollo -Etiti, Udenu Local Government Area of Enugu state on Thursday that only restructuring the political system will save the country from the current state of inertia in governance prevalent in the land. Speaking as Chairman at the presentation of a book,…

Peterside at 48: A Story of Resoluteness, Benevolence, Audacious, Resourcefulness and Creativity

“This pride of Rivers State and one of the most articulated and educated political leaders from the State is an extraordinary and innovative administrator which absence from the governance of the State have resulted to the present catastrophic and sorrow state of Rivers State where people now sleep with only one eye closed with the pensioners not receiving their pension and workers not paid their salaries and the education sector in a limbo with our youths without any meaningful future. The Rivers State loss of this ingenious man is the…

We are Not on Strike, DELSU Management

By Anthony Arugba/Abraka ABRAKA/Nigeria: The Management of the Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, had  debunked rumours that the institution has joined the nationwide strike embarked upon by the national body of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). In a statement by the Public Relations Officer of the university, Mr. Freeborn Aganbi, described the rumour as baseless and unfounded, noting that it was the handi-work of agents of mischief. The statement read in part: “Those carrying this rumour are agents of mischief who are bent on misleading students of the institution.…

APC Candidate for Ughelli/Udu Federal Constituency Petitions IG on Threat to Life, Forgery, and Impersonation

UGHELLI/Nigeria: The All Progressive Congress, APC candidate for the 2019 General Election for the Ughelli/Udu Federal Constituency, Rev. Francis Ejiroghene Waive had reported one Mr. Julius Efeni Akpovoka And Awharenovwe Andrew, on what he termed forgery, impersonation, stealing, threat to life and breach of the peace in the area. In a document made available to www.ndokwareporters.com, signed by O.k. Edu & CO, and addressed to the Inspector General of Police, among other offences submitted a letter indicating that he Rev. Waive had withdrawn from the contest of 2019. “That Mr.…

NGO Calls for Inclusion of Smallholder Women farmers in Agriculture Budget Processes

By Emmanuel Enebeli WARRI/Nigeria: A call had been made for women, especially the Smallholder Women farmers, to be involved in the agricultural budgeting processes, as these groups constitute a highest level of farmers in the country. The call was made recently during a one day, annual activities of Smallholder Women farmers, organised by Environmental and Rural Mediation Center (ENVIRUMEDIC) with support from ActionAid Nigeria (AAN). In a communique at the end of the annual get together, the group under Smallholder Women Farmers Network (Showfan), Delta State Chapter, while commending the…

NGO Trains Women, WDO’s on What Constitute Violence Against Women and Girls

Photo Credit. Ndokwa Rreporters By Emmanuel Enebeli UGHELLI/Nigeria: As part of the continuous campaign on what constitute violence against women in the Nigerian Society, a Non Governmental Organisation based in Warri, Delta State, Community Empowerment Development Initiative, (CEDI), with Sponsorship Support from, Urgent Action Fund-Africa (UAF-A), had carried out a one day training for selected women and girls on how to identify what makes up violence against women, and be agents to report such women and girls violation to the relevant authority. The event which was held in Ughelli, involved…