PDP Calls Nwaoboshi A Political Torn-Coat, as It Dismisses Delta APC Statement

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State PDP has dismissed the latest allegations of the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, in the State, over the matter of Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, describing them as products of the wild imagination of APC, which must have left not a few persons amazed by their resort to this sudden act of further exposing itself indecently, since it caught in its net the conceited turncoat Senator from Delta North. The PDP notes however, that while it will refrain from joining issues with the APC for “winning” to itself, a…

Respondents Tasked Parents On Roles In Checking Child Sexual Molestation

ASABA/Nigeria: Children, it has been noted over time, need to be loved, guided, and protected by all. Unfortunately, in today’s society, parents, guardians, and caregivers who are charged with the responsibility of protecting children hardly have time for them, which makes the under-aged vulnerable to harmful experiences. Child sexual molestation includes engaging in sexual activities with a child, indecent exposure, child grooming, and child sexual exploitation, including using a child to produce child pornography. UNICEF reported in 2015 that one in every five girls and one in every 10 boys…

Why Blame Chidinma When Moral Fabric Has Torn To Pieces? (OPINION)

By Isaac Asabor From each passing decade, communities across the country have been struggling to maintain law and order within their jurisdictions, while simultaneously causing a reduction in the increasing levels of crime and criminality in their societies, which no doubt pose the most serious threat to their forward movement and the notion of national security. While most communities in the country have all approached the subject matter differently, most of them have failed in addressing the root causes of crime and criminality, so much so that judicial systems have…

GEEP Beneficiary Praises Programme, Says it Changed, Made Him a Successful Oil Palm Consultant

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh ASABA/Nigeria: A beneficiary of the Delta State GEEP programme has praised the programme, given testimony on how the programmed had transformed his life in many ways. The beneficiary, Aniuchi Ifeanyi Ernest is one of the GEEP beneficiaries with IMC Oil Palm Plantations, Nsukwa, from Ndokwa East Local Government Area and is an Agricultural Economics graduate from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He also has a National Diploma Certificate in Agricultural Technology from the then Delta State College of Agriculture, Ozoro. Ifeanyi is currently the Out-grower Manager in…

CEPEJ Delegation Visits Delta State Police Commissioner at Command Headquarters in Asaba

ASABA/Nigeria: A delegation of the Center for Peace and Environmental Justice, CEPEJ on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, paid a familiarization visit on the Delta State Police Commissioner, CP Ali Muhammed Ari at the Headquarters of the Delta State Police Command, in Asaba. Speaking on behalf of the team, the National Coordinator, Chairman, and CEO of CEPEJ, Chief (Comrade) Sheriff Mulade said the visit was for the NGO to welcome and familiarize itself with the Police Commissioner towards collaborating with the State Police Command on peacebuilding and conflict resolution in Delta…

University Of Delta Medical Faculty In Agbor, Not Owa-Alero – Okowa

AGBOR/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday, said College of Medicine of University of Delta, Agbor, would be sited at Agbor, not Owa-Alero as being speculated in some quarters of the state. Okowa made the clarification when he led the former Governor of Cross River, Senator Liyel Imoke, to inaugurate the reconstructed 10.2-kilometre Alihame/Agbor-Nta/Oki road and side drains in Agbor, and Abavo Circular Road Phase II and III, Abavo, both in Ika South Local Government Area, saying there was no oita of truth in the speculation. He disclosed…

Okowa is Leading us to the Promised Land, Says Philip Ugbomah

By Emmanuel Ogor ASABA/Nigeria: The Managing Director of CPU Construction LLT Nigeria Limited, Engr. Philip Chukwumah Ugbomah has said that the Delta state governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has kept to his objective to lead Deltans into the Promised Land, with a stronger economy, as he had continued to embark on policies that will make the state self sufficient in infrastructure, human capital, food security, and provision of security to the people. Ugbomah stated this on Wednesday, June 30, in Asaba while speaking to our Reporter, on developments in the…