Salient Lessons for Politicians to Learn from Ganduje’s Reputational Metamorphosis (OPINION) By ISAAC ASABOR

When Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje was in 2018 accused of collecting wads of dollars from Contractors as first reported by DAILY NIGERIAN that the governor personally receives between 15 to 25 per cent kickbacks for every project executed in the state, and as captured in a video that went viral, not few political observers were of the view that the ugly incident marked the end of his political career. The reason for the fatalistic line of thinking that was unanimously held by many cannot be farfetched as the evidence…

University Of Delta, Dennis Osadebey University and University Of Science and Technology Bills Passed By Delta Assembly

ASABA/Nigeria: In a surprising move, the Delta State Government, through the State House of Assembly will by the 2021/2022 Academic Session will start three new higher educational centre, as the Bills for the upgrade of three higher institutions in Delta State to status of universities have been read the third times and passed at the State House of Assembly. The separate motions for the third reading of the three bills were moved by the Deputy Majority Leader, Hon Oboro Preyor and adopted at Tuesday’s plenary presided over by the Speaker,…

Gov. Umahi Is Foresighted, Political Prophet of Our Time – Monica …..Says His Prediction and Defection To APC Has Led To Formal Defection Of Gen. Ihejirika, Others

ABAKALIKI/Nigeria: The continued wave of defection of key political strategists, heavyweights and critical stakeholders of society especially, of the South/East extraction from the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has continued to yield commendations to the Chairman, South/East Governors Forum and Executive Governor of Ebonyi State, Engr. Dave Umahi, whose cognitive and insightful intuition informed the mass desertion rocking the umbrella party. Reacting to the development, Technical Adviser to the Executive Governor of Ebonyi and South/East Governors Forum, Apostle Dave Nweze Umahi,Fnse,Fnate on Media, Lady…

Bishop Nmalagu Extols Gov Okowa Development Policies, Ask Christians to Continue Their Supports For the Administration

By Nkechi Odumosor ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has been commended for his development policies since 2015. The commendation was made by Bishop Greatman Nmalagu, Executive Assistant to the Governor on Religious Matters and Chairman of BOT Christian Community Platform,CCP, a religious body that is focused on good governance in the state during the meeting of the body in Asaba, February 23, 2021. Nmalagu in his speech said the Governor is working wonderfully well across the state, with plans to execute more projects that will open up…

Okowa Congratulates Elumelu At 56, Says He Is A Leading Light As A Lawmaker

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, on his 56th birth anniversary. In a statement in Asaba by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, the governor said that Elumelu was an astute politician and outstanding lawmaker, with sterling achievements. He commended Elumelu for his remarkable contributions in the legislature, especially as Minority Leader in the 9th Assembly. Okowa said “You have been a leading light as a lawmaker and a model as an astute politician. “As a…

PLANE CRASH: Okowa Mourns 7 Military Officers

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has condoled with the Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshal Isiaka Amao and families of the seven military personnel on board Nigerian Air Force (NAF) aircraft which crashed on Sunday in Abuja. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika in Asaba, the governor said it was quite sadenning that the promising officers died in such a tragic manner. He urged the families of the deceased to be consoled by the fact that their loved ones were gallant national heroes…

Haulage Operators Charged To Obey Government’s Rules

WARRI/Nigeria: The Delta State Commissioner, Directorate of Transport, Hon. Oviemuno Oghoore has enjoined haulage operators in the state to obey Government’s rules and regulations in their day to day operation. Honourable Oghoore gave the advise in Warri during a sensitization meeting held with those who were involved in the collection of haulage revenue on behalf of Government in the State. According to the Commissioner, ” Haulage is a road tax and those involved in the haulage of goods, owners of haulage Vehicles and haulage Companies ought to pay to Government”…

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Hold One Day Prayer Summit in Sapele

By Steve Temienor SAPELE/Nigeria: The Sapele Christian Associations of Nigeria (CAN) has held a one day prayer summit in Sapele Local Government, as part of effort to eradicate killing, kidnapping, cultism, in Sapele. The prayer summit which was held in Sapele township stadium was part of its statewide campaign against kidnapping and cultism. According to Sapele CAN Chairman, Pastor Ajayi Abayomi Samuel the killing and kidnapping has been  rapid in Sale of recent especially the  issue of cultism, that all that was needed was Gods  intervention to eradicate it by…

LAND GRABBING: Company Sends SOS to Okowa

By Steve Temienor WARRI/Nigeria: Debtorsbook Management Services, DMS  in partnership with a renowned debt  recovery company , generally known as Find and Recover Debt Limited, FRDL , have sent a save our soul  (SOS) urgent call and appeal  to the Delta State Governor,  Senator Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa, to use the instrument of his office to call to order the activities of one Charles Ariko who is described as notorious and unbridled, and surreptitiously masquerading as Friday Ogboru to forcefully grab a parcel of land belonging to Mr Chinedu  Eshimobi…

GENERAL IRABOR: Agbor Community Warri Branch Hails President Buhari

By Steve Temienor WARRI/Nigeria: The apex body of Agbor Community Warri branch, has hailed and commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the choice appointment of Major General Lucky Irabor from the military hierarchy as Chief of Defence as they also congratulated the newly appointed Chief of Defence for a well deserved call on him to serve his father’s land in such an exalted office. The leadership of the Agbor Community Warri branch in their official statement made available to the media stated that, the Group is convinced that, the good qualities…