APC Chieftain, Eze Calls Senator Abe Obdurate, An Unrepentant, Obdurate Rebel Who Does Not Deserves A Place in APC

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New People’s Democratic Party (nPDP), Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze has frowned over the appointment of former Rivers South/East Senator, Magnus Ngei Abe, into the Legal Process and Security & Special Engagements Sub-Committees of the All Progressives Congress by the Mohammed Abubakar-led Contact & Strategy Committee of the party. In a statement made available to media houses in Port Harcourt, the party Chief said contrary to established conventions of sane society and recognized standards of…

Okowa Dissolves State Executive Council

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa on today, Tuesday May 18, 2021 dissolved the State Executive Council shortly after the Council’s meeting presided over by him. Also affected by the dissolution are Special Advisers, the Secretary to State Government, Senior Political Adviser, Chief Strategist of the government and the Chief of Staff. The immediate past Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu who was accompanied by the Chief Press secretary to the Governor, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika, made the disclosure while briefing journalists on some of the decisions reached at the…

Miyetti Allah and Asaba Declaration (VIEWPOINTS)

By Lasisi Olagunju Have you asked why every saviour always ends up worse than his bad predecessor? King Dionysius (430 BC—367 BC) was famously called the tyrant of Syracuse. He conquered Sicily and southern Italy and made Syracuse the most powerful Greek city west of mainland Greece. But Dionysius was a very cruel king. Almost every citizen of his kingdom prayed for his death. Curiously, there was an old woman who prayed day and night that the bad king would live long and survive her. King Dionysius came to know…

Delta Govt. Embarks On Mission to Save Fish Farm Clusters Established for YAGEP Beneficiaries

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh ASABA/Nigeria: The Ugbokodo-Okpe and Egbokodo-Itsekiri YAGEP Fish Farm Clusters located in Okpe and Warri-South Local Government Areas respectively were established in the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 YAGEP Cycles for over 200 beneficiaries of the Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurs Programme (YAGEP) who were trained and established in Fish Production, has received government attention, as it has embarked on process to forestall flooding and to sustain the agricultural enterprises of YAGEPreneurs. Speaking with newsmen, Mr. Ari-Smart Awhinawhi, the Supervisor engaged by the Delta State Job and Wealth Creation Bureau to oversee…

BAN ON OPEN GRAZING: Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Says they Are Waiting for the Bills From The Governors

By Ogor Emmanuel The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has urged Governors in the Southern States of the Country to expedite action on the ban on Open Grazing in the region through a Bill to the various State Houses of Assembly for prompt legislative action. Oborevwori who is the National Deputy Chairman, Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria made the call today while speaking on the African Independent Television, (AIT), on the South Governors’ position on open Grazing in the region. The Speaker,…

DTHA Reacts to Misleading News of Recent Grant of N1.3 Billion for Mother and Child Care Centre in Owa-Alero at Okowa’s Home Town

By Nkechi Odumosor ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly have reacted to a viral news online of the House granting the State Government the some N1.3 Billion to build Mother and Child Hospital at Governor Okowa’s home town, Owa-Alero, in Ika North East Local Government Area of the state. Reacting to the viral news, the Speaker, Rt. Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, said that what those spreading the news take as a breaking news is not new, as this had long been granted before the commencement of the strike by the…

Delta PDP Mock Decampees, Say They Were Imposters, Wolves In Sheep Clothing

ASABA/Nigeria: The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Delta State, has dismissed the recent political actions of certain persons with dubious and questionable characters in the State, describing them as wolves in sheep clothing whose loyalty and allegiance to the Party have always been in serious doubt. A statement by the PDP State publicity secretary, Dr. Ifeanyi Osuoza lampooned those masquerading as PDP members when it suits them, yet would sooner switch allegiance to anyone willing to offer them immediate financial gratification and a truckload of imaginary promises, to betray the trust…

2023 Delta Gurber: Youth Arise Initiatives Calls on Angozi to Formerly Declare His Intention

By Nkechi Odumosor UGHELLI/Nigeria: The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain, Dr. Braduce Amakezi Angozi had been advised to come out and formerly declare his aspiration as a candidate for the governorship election under the party. The call was made by a youth group, the Youth Arise Initiatives, YAI, in a statement after their meeting on Monday 17, May 2021, where they took a critical look on the statement of the Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, on equity. The group, in a statement signed by the National Coordinator, Snr Comr.…

OBITUARY: Madam Ekpongbolo Preyor Goes Home This Friday, May 21st.

BOMADI/Nigeria: Late Madam Ekpongbolo Preyor, the mother of the Member Representing Bomadi Constituency and Deputy Majority Leader, Delta State House of Assembly, Hon (Engr) Kenneth Oboro Preyor, will be buried this Friday, 21st May 2021 at Zioweiware, Orubiri quarter, Kpakiama town, Bomadi local government area of Delta State. The families of Namakebri of Osibri and Ziowel-Ware of Orubri quarters, Kpakiama, while announcing the transition of the late mother of six, who died at the aged of 85 years, said there would be a service of songs in her honor on…

INIUBONG UMOREN: The Wicked Attempt to Link Her Death to Akpabio Family Will Fail

By Smart Chizurum The country was recently awash with the sorrowful story of the heinous crime of kidnap and gruesome murder of the innocent job seeker and University of Uyo graduate, Iniubong Umoren recently somewhere in Akwa Ibom State. Nigerians were shocked to their marrows when it became apparent that one Frank Uduak Akpan was responsible for not only raping her but killing and burying her in a shallow grave somewhere in the State. The police declared the said Frank wanted but arrested his father who was suspected as an…