DELTA LGA ELECTIONS: Deltans Will Reward PDP With Massive Votes For The Good Works Of Governor Okowa, Says Bishop Nmalagu

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: It had been postulated that with evidence of good governance in Delta State, through the efforts of the Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to build a stronger Delta, the forthcoming Delta State Local Government Elections will be an easy one for the ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. This was the opinion of the Executive Assistant to the Governor of Religious Matters, Bishop Greatman Nmalagu, on the side of the party’s campaign train in Ukwuani Local Government Area. The Governors Aide said that with evidences abound from the…

Delta Inaugurates Road, School Projects In Delta

WARRI/Nigeria: The Delta State Government had inaugurated roads, and schools in some part of the state, with a call to sustain prevailing peace in the state. The projects which was inaugurated by the Bayelsa Governor, Senator Douye Diri, on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, are the Ubeji access road in Warri South Local Government Area, access road from NPA to Warri Refinery and Petrochemicals in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area and Ighogbadu Secondary School, Okumagba Layout, Warri. Diri lauded Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for linking communities in oil-rich Warri with motorable roads…

Who Is Begging Northerners To Bring Food To The South? (OPINION)

By Isaac Asabor As gathered from Statista, an online statistical platform where relevant facts on Nigeria relating to market data, statistics and market studies can be found, “Nigeria has an arable land area of 34 million hectares: 6.5 million hectares for permanent crops, and 30.3 million hectares on meadows and pastures. Agriculture accounts for over 20 percent of Nigeria’s GDP. The country is a leader in various types of agricultural production, such as palm oil, cocoa beans, pineapple, and sorghum. It is the largest producer of sorghum in the world…

APC Chieftain Calls Worlu A man of Courage for Blowing the Lid on the Truth about 2015 Election

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: With the startling disclosure of some cloistered facts surrounding the dismally and depressingly gloomy outing of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 elections and sundry matters by Dr. Gift Worlu, more credence appear to have been added to the revelations of the leading spokesman for the cause of justice in the All Progressives Congress;  chieftain of the APC, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze. Gift Worlu had recently divulged that those entrusted with funds and materials to execute the 2015 general elections on behalf of the party carefully and…

Nobody Will Die Because Apostle Suleman Has 3 Jets! (OPINION)

By Isaac Asabor Not few Nigerian Pastors are pathological braggers. At any given moment, they would want their listeners to know the exorbitant price of their shoes, phones, suits and what have you. For example, Apostle Johnson Suleman was recently captured in a video that went viral on social media, and was in the video seen boasting about purchasing a new jet during the COVID-19 pandemic. The short video of the clergyman preaching during one of his Sunday services surfaced on social media, and was also heard saying that he…

Africa Can, And Should, Decide How To Harness Its Natural Resources Especially With Gas (OPINION)

By NJ Ayuk Pressure is building to phase out petroleum production in Africa to fight climate change. But harnessed strategically, Africa’s oil and gas industry can power a better future for Africa. Are calls to “keep it in the ground” really in Africa’s best interests? Do a Google search for “Help Africa,” and you know how many results you’ll get? 1.7 BILLION. “Help children in Africa.” “African hunger and how to help” “Save Africa from climate change.” There’s even a strategy for that last one: Keep Africa’s petroleum resources in…

Ukah, Others Sworn-In As Justices Of Peace

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has described his appointment as Justice of Peace (JP) by the state government as a recognition for more service delivery. Mr. Ukah, who stated this in Asaba today, during the swearing-in ceremony of some dignitaries as Justices of Peace by the State Chief Judge, Justice Marshal Umukoro, said that he would continue to discharge his assignments with utmost diligence and fairness. The Basic and Secondary Education Commissioner appreciated the state government for finding them worthy for the appointment,…

Vocational Education Programmes Kicks Off At Teachers Professional Development Centre, Owa-Oyibu

OWA-OYIBU/Nigeria: Vocational education programmes, have commenced at the Delta State Vocational Education Centre, in Ika North-East Centre. The Administrator of the Centre, Mr. James Onyebadi, made the disclosure while speaking with newsmen in Oya-Oyibu, Ika North-East Local Government Area of the state. According to him, the programme had been structured into various departments in order to meet the demands of the candidates. He added that the centre had kicked off with six basic departments which he highlighted to include: Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), Electrical Installation, Tailoring, Catering, Hair dressing…

Bauchi Reclaims City Center 45 Years After Master Plan Private Finance To Help Bauchi Achieve Urban Planning Targets – Professor Adamu Ahmed

BAUCHI/Nigeria: Under a land swap arrangement, KK Kingdom Nigeria Limited will invest N4.5 billion in the first instance, to deliver top class serviced plots on 81 Hectares of prime land and a 2.8 km dual carriageway, part of the inner southern bye-pass corridor, in exchange for right over a percentage of serviced plots. Bauchi State Commissioner of Lands and Survey, Professor Adamu Ahmed disclosed this when fielding questions from our correspondent over plans of the state government to reclaim city centre, 45 years after the master plan was approved. He…

2021 MARIS LECTURE: Govt House Asaba Now Venue

ASABA/Nigeria: AS countdown begins for the March 31, 2021 Maris Public Service Lecture, the Unity Hall, Government House Asaba, Delta State has been announced as the new venue for the lecture. The lecture, with the theme “Effective Tax Administration for the Delivery of Democratic Dividends”, was initially to hold at Orchid Hotel, also in Asaba. Comrade Fidelis Egugbo, Special Assistant, Media to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, who is also secretary to the lecture organising council, disclosed this on Tuesday in Asaba. He, however, noted that the choice of…