Unveiling The True Face Of Prince (Dr.) Ned Nwoko, A Change Catalyst Of Our Times (VIEWPOINT)

By Fred Akpewe For about a year or so there has been raging media campaign by detractors of Prince Ned Nwoko in an attempt to diminish his towering stature and to present him to the world as a cruel land grabber who is terrorizing his community by forcibly taking their lands from them. At the centre of the menacing media campaign is Prince Ned Nwoko’s legitimate acquisition of a 90 hectares of land in his community for the development of a Sports University and an international golf course. His detractors…

DELTA 2023: Delta Youths Back Dr. Braduce Amakazi Angozi for Governor

By Nkechi Odumosor ASABA/Nigeria: With the political divide in the state continuing to get charged up for the National Election come 2023, various groups in Delta state has started strategizing to pitch their tents with some of the notable persons who had directly or indirectly showed interest amongst those who are clamouring to take over from the incumbent Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa. As part of such moves and alignment, a youth group in Delta State, Delta Grassroot Alliance, DGA, had said that they would prefer a man like Dr.…

DTSG Reviews 2020/2021 Third Term Academic Calendar By One Week

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Government has reviewed the resumption date for the 2020/2021 third term academic session by one week. The Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, after a joint education stakeholders meeting, held in his ministry in Asaba, the state capital, said that the extension became necessary in view of the public demand and need for pupils/students to readjust adequately before resumption. According to him, “considering the fact that third term is loaded with considerable curricular and extracurricular activities, the one week extension became quite apt.” Mr.…

WFDP Endorses CEPEJ For Rendering Selfless Services To Public

ABUJA/Nigeria: A delegation of Nigeria’s leading Civil Society Organisation, Center for Peace and Environmental Justice, CEPEJ, on April 1, 2021 paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Office of the World Funds for Development and Planning (WFDP) Abuja. The team led by its National Coordinator, Comrade Mulade Sheriff was received on arrival by the Country Director and Special Envoy for ECOWAS, Mr. Buhari Muhammad. In a meeting, both parties discussed extensively on current and past programmmes towards promoting peaceful coexistence and sustainability, as well as areas of programme intersection including…

Ebonyi State Must Not Be Turned Into a Slaughter Slab by Herdsmen – Monica … Security Agents Must Fish Out Perpetrators

ABAKALIKI/Nigeria: Utterly bewildered and eternally pained by the recent spate of killings that greeted the people of Nkalaha, Obegu, Amaezu and Umuhuali, all of Ishielu local government area, Lady Monica Chidinma Ada Eze, Technical Assistant to the Executive Governor of Ebonyi State on Media, has joined her boss Governor, Engr. Dave Umahi, Civil Society Organizations, Religious Leaders, South East Senators and other people of conscience and goodwill, to condemn in very strong terms, the inhumane and unprovoked massacre of Monday, March 29, 2021, which has within seconds, turned women into…

Delta Oil Spill: We Will Resist Attempt To Involve Any Party Outside Gbaramatu Kingdom, GYC Tells Chevron

WARRI/Nigeria: Arising from an emergency meeting held recently in Warri, the Gbaramatu Youth Council (GYC) Worldwide, the apex youth body in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta state, has said it will resist the attempts of Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) over alleged plan to involve third parties that were not part of the oil spill incidence of 18th February 2021. This is coming hours after the community Chairmen of Gbaramatu Kingdom issued a stern warning to the management of the American oil giant to thread carefully and…

EDO 2020: Win 1 Gold Medal, Receive N1m, Okowa Promises Team Delta

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, on today, April 2, 2021, assured the state’s contingent to the 20th National Sports Festival holding in Edo from April 2, 2021that every gold medal won by the team at the festival would attract N1 million reward to the athlete. He reaffirmed that the reward would be a repeat of what the athletes received for medals won at the 19th edition of the festival held in Abuja. After gold, each silver medal won attracted N500,000 to the athlete while winners of bronze medals…

Amaechi isn’t acting alone – Tonye Princewill

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Prince Tonye Princewill of Kalabari Kingdom has described the overwhelming show of love that greeted him as he arrived in the ancestral city of Buguma, in Rivers State to revalidate his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Word of his presence quickly spread and before long the streets were full with a mass of people seeping out from side streets, homes and tall buildings. Ordered, enthusiastic and ordinary, they followed him from the revalidation office to the palace and then on to other compounds in this well…

Pan Isoko Group Calls on Delta State Govt, Assembly and PDP to Ensure Equity is Maintained on New Majority Leader

By Ogor Emmanuel ASABA/Nigeria: A Pan Isoko Group, Isoko United Parliament, IUPA, have demand from the Delta State Government, the State House of Assembly and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to ensure that equity is maintained in the selection of the new Leader of the State Assembly. The group made the call on Friday, April 2, 2021 in Asaba, the Delta State Capital in a Press Conference held at Carlise Hotel. The group in an Adress read by Mr. Palmer Ogheneyole Nathaniel, on behalf of over 30 signatories to the…

Amaechi Tours LGAs, Rejuvenate APC Structure, Wike Panics …As Dike, Others Led Thousands Of Opposition And PDP Key Stakeholders To Defect To APC

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: The quiet calm which has recently settled over the Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), following the Supreme Court Judgment which swept the party clean and disinfected it against all species of human pathogenic agents and tyrant saboteurs, is beginning to attract huge benefits, as the numerical strength of the party appears to be receiving some significant boosts in what can at best be described as an aggressive preparation to recover all lost grounds. The development followed the tour embarked on by the Minister of…