Dame Okowa Calls for Increased Increase National Spirit Consciousness

ASABA/Nigeria: The wife of Delta State Governor, Dame Edith Okowa, has called for increased national spiritual consciousness in the light of recent challenges facing the nation. Mrs. Okowa stated this at the Government House in Asaba, during the 6th edition of the Annual Mothers Arise Programme with the theme: Faith for all Season. She urge the citizenry to make decisions with eternity in view, while asserting that a spiritual awakening was needed to attain life-long victories. “Once we have this knowledge the pursuit for here and there will reduce. The…

EDITORIAL: The Negative Role the Media Played to Cause Disbelieve of Nigerians on Fight Against COVID-19

Part of the role of the media is to report any issue affecting the society to the masses. At the onset of the Coronavirus pandemic, campaign on the potential effect of the diseases was carried out by the Nigeria government at the three different tiers, with many spirited Nigerians carrying out public enlightenment and distributing palliatives to cushion the effect of the Lockdown that was later imposed to check the spread of the virus. This efforts were well reported by various media houses in the country. The importance of the…

OPINION: Using Music To Speak Truth To Power

By Isaac Asabor There is no denying the fact that music has existed for centuries, and has the record of being the most condemned medium of entertainment as it is widely considered to be a source of noise pollution. Even though the most condemned as a noise pollutant, it has spread faster than other sources of entertainment and relaxation could catch up with and outlived them. Its soothing and therapeutic power is even at the moment been felt by millions of people all over the world. Little wonder it is…

PROFILE: What To Know About Chidi Onyechuku Uwabuofu, The 2021 APC Chairmanship Candidate For Ukwuani LGA

Introduction: Chidi Onyechuku Uwabuofu was born in Obiaruku, Ukwuani Local Government Area, Delta State on the 23rd of May 1981, to Mr. Isaac Okeiuku Robert Uwabuofu and Deaconess Sumele Victoria Eyesan, both of blessed memory. Genealogically, Chidi has link with the three senatorial districts in Delta State. Chidi’s father was from Umuebu, Ukwuani LGA, Delta North Senatorial District. His mother hailed from Koko (Itsekiri), Warri South LGA,  Delta South Senatorial District, while his maternal Grandmother, Mrs Robeca Eyesan (nee Otone) was a descendant of Urhobo immigrants in Ukwuani LGA from…

Ossai Ossai, Collaborates with NEMA to Alleviate Pains of Flood Victims

KWALE/Nigeria: As part of the Federal Government Efforts to alleviate the pains and suffering of victims of Natural Disaster in the Country, the Ndokwa/Ukwuani Representative in the National Assembly, Hon Ossai Nicolas Ossai, had contributed with the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA to distribute economic livelihood support, the ‘rebuild & restore’ of the people in the affected communities during the last flooding of some areas in of the constituency. The event which was held Kwale, Ndokwa West Local Government Area, Saturday, February 6, 202, was packed with victims of the…

DTSG To Evaluate Five Years Performance Of Students In WAEC, NECO, Other Exams

By Magnus Emuji ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Government has reaffirm its readiness to request for at least five years results of all schools in the state from the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), National Examinations Council (NECO) and others in order to evaluate the performance of its students in the examinations. The State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, gave the hint in Asaba, Kwale and Agbor respectively during interactive meetings with the members of the All Nigeria Conference of Principals of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS) drawn from…

COVID-19 Force Delta Ijaw to Put Off Hosting Of Chief James Onanefe Ibori, Plans for New Date

WARRI/Nigeria: The Ijaw People in Delta State (IPDS), has announced the indefinite postponement of the planned hosting of the former Delta State Governor Chief James Onanefe Ibori, scheduled for February, 2021. This was in a press statement made available to Ndokwa Reporters on Saturday February 6th 2021, by the Convener, Chief (Comrade) Mulade Sheriff, on the increasing rise of the Novel Coronavirus pandemic, and, to comply with the Federal government’s directive on large gatherings. He pointed out that the postponement was a painful decision by the organizing committee to adhere…

Invest Their Money in the Country to Check Capital Flight

ASABA/Nigeria: The Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Delta State Council, Comrade Michael Ikeogwu, has enjoined wealthy Nigerians to stem the tide of capital flight by investing their money in businesses in the country. Comrade Ikeogwu gave the advice when he led members of the Executives of the NUJ Delta State Council on a courtesy visit to a multi sectoral business man Engr. Marvis Odioko, at his office in Asaba as part of the Council’s latest initiative to engage business minded individuals to partner the Council to enable…