We Will Continue To Compliment The Stronger Delta Vision Of Okowa- Ochor

By Nkechi Odumosor OBIARUKU/Nigeria: Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly Rt. Hon. Christopher Ochor Ochor has said he would continue to compliment the Okowa Stronger Delta vision by providing necessary basic social amenities to the people of the state. The deputy speaker stated this during the commissioning of the Obi-Obeti mixed secondary school water project in Ukwuani local government area. Represented by the commissioner in DESOPADEC representing Ndokwa/Ukwuani Dr. Samuel Ossai, he stated the water project, built and donated by the Ochor Ochor foundation is towards complimenting the efforts…

Execute People Oriented Projects, Okowa Charges DESOPADEC

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, has charged the Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC) to execute projects that would add significant value to the socio-economic lives of people in oil bearing communities in the state. Okowa gave the charge at his office in Asaba, while swearing-in a new member of the Commission, Mr. Bright Abeke to replace late Joyce Overah who passed on this year. The governor who said that he was impressed with the interventionist efforts of DESOPADEC in oil bearing communities in the state, said the best…

Monica Condemns Intersociety Call for Gov. Umahi’s Resignation as South East Govs. Chair .. Replies PDP on Murder Toga on Umahi

ABAKALIKI/Nigeria: As reactions continue to trail the recent absurd call for Gov. Dave Umahi’s resignation as Chairman of the South -East Governors Forum, Lady Monica Chidinma Ada Eze, President and Founder of David UMAHI … (DUNAETA) has joined analysts, political watchers and opinion leaders to make her mind bare on the trending issue. In a statement made available to media houses, the youth leader expressed shock that a supposed enlightened Organization like INTERSOCIETY could make the blunder of demanding that Gov. Umahi steps down from the office of the Chairman…

OPINION: Nigeria’s Economy May Be in for the Worse If Politicians Refuse to Change

By Isaac Asabor If there is any proverb that aptly explains what Nigerian politicians are known for, it is the one that says “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results”. Without any iota of exaggeration, it suffices to buttress the proverb on the strength of the fact that Nigerian politicians have from one political dispensation to the other been preaching what they are not practicing, and that that has been at the core of the frustration and anger of many Nigerians. For instance,…

VIEWPOINT: Delta PDP Political Innovation

By Richardson Ogwezzy Political electoral primaries is one of the stages or types of election process in Nigeria. The process mainly involves the issuing of forms to aspirants with the mind of selecting a suitable candidate. The recent development proposed by the leadership of Delta State Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has mandated leaders  to pick suitable candidates is a laudable development. The declaration was made by the Delta State PDP Chairman Olorogun Kingsley Esiso. The statement gave great joy to many aspirants, leaders, electorates. This is because it is a…

OPINION: Re; Buhari’s Tweet about CNN/BBC Report on The Endsars Campaign

By Jerome-Mario Utomi The information in the public domain reveals that President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday 9th December, 2020, via a tweet stated that he was ‘disgusted’ by the coverage of the protest against police brutality done by the foreign media. Buhari criticised the CNN and BBC for allegedly not rendering a balanced reportage of the protest tagged #EndSARS.“I was disgusted by the coverage, which did not give attention to the policemen that were killed, the stations that were burnt, and prisons that were opened,” To be sure, my first…

Onyeme Awards Scholarships To 188 Students

KWALE/Nigeria: A total of one hundred and eighty-eight students drawn from Ndokwa West, Ndokwa East and Ukwuani Local Government Areas of Delta State are to benefit from the annual scholarship programme of the Monday Onyeme Foundation for the year 2020. Speaking at the conclusion of the aptitude test organised for shortlisted candidates, which held at Utagba Ogbe Grammar School, Kwale over the weekend, the Foundation Chairman, Sir Monday Onyeme, explained that the beneficiaries of the scholarship scheme cut across all the wards in Ndokwa nation. He noted that the process…

Otuaro Charges Officers On Diligence, Commitment To Duty

ASABA/Nigeria: The Deputy Governor of Delta State, Deacon Kingsley Otuaro, has called on officers in the Nigeria Police Force to discharge their duties with sound sense of diligence and commitment Otuaro made the call in his office when he officially decorated his orderly, Ibrahim Yunusa, recently promoted from the rank of sergeant to that of an inspector. The deputy governor charged Inspector Ibrahim to be more diligent and committed to his duty now that he had been elevated to a higher rank, adding, “To whom much is given, much is…

Eze lauds Amaechi, Umahi, Onu, Others For Their Roles In Father In-Law’s Final Journey Home

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: The sleepy town of Ntu in Ngor Okpala Local Government Area of Imo state went agog, Saturday 27 November, 2020 as people from all walks of life, crème de la crème of society and the friends and  associates of the erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, converged in the ancient community to bid farewell to his beloved in law, Pa Paulinus Nkemjika Nwaorgu, a father of nine, revered patriarch, retired teacher and one of the foremost students of…