OPINION: Internet Thugs on the Offensive As Rhythm of Electioneering Drum Beat Changes

By Isaac Asabor Whenever the phrase “Political Thugs” is mentioned, particularly in time like this when Edolites are in high expectations from the governorship election that is scheduled to hold on September 19, 2020 across the 18 local governments of Edo State, the images which the phrase instantly conjure are usually reminiscent of some young men that have the predilection to engage in political violence in the similitude of assassinations,  armed clashes between them and opposing gangs hired by unscrupulous politicians. They readily engage in violence whenever they are paid…

N-POWER: Delay Stipend Payment and Beneficiaries’ Deluge of Questions

By Nwaorgu Faustinus The Federal Government of Nigeria’s National Social Investment programme N-SIP with particular reference to N-power for the purpose of this piece which started four years ago, has been welcomed, accepted and adjudged by many as a life-changing initiative of the current administration, led by President Mohammadu Buhari, aimed at lifting many especially unemployed youths out of poverty as well as empowering many in various areas of entrepreneurship. The above position is predicated on the assertion that many beneficiaries according to the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management…

Delta PDP Berates APC, Calls the Party Architect of Falsehood

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had berated the main opposition party in the state, The All Progressive Congress, APC, calling the party an architect of falsehood, and barrel of laughs. The party, in a Press Statement signed by Dr. Ifeanyi M. Osuoza, State Publicity Secretary, the party stated that the good people of Delta State are now taking notice of the deliberate efforts being made by the opposition to promote lies through misleading publicity, one that is deceptively woven and distorted information that are systemically…

Group Ask Nonso Nwoko to Backout of Idumuje Gboko Kingship, Says He is Not Qualify

ASABA/Nigeria: The contentious issues on the Kingship Stool of Idumuje Ugboko seems to have no solution on sight, as a group had challenged Prince Nonso Nwoko to forget the dream of being the Royal Father of the community. Reacting to the continuous crises besieging the community, a group known as the Delta Fresh Vision, a Non Governmental Organisation, has in a Press Statement made available to Ndokwa Reporters, said the race to the kingship stool of the Kingdom had been laced with murders under the watch of Prince Nonso Nwoko,…

Attack on Borno Governor: Sack Service Chiefs Now – Reps Minority Caucus

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Caucus of the House of Representatives is alarmed by Thursday attack on the convoy of the Governor of Borno State, Baba Gana Zulum by suspected bandits, insisting that the sad incident has again reinforced the urgent need to review the nation’s security architecture. Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, in a statement on Friday urged the presidency to implement the recent resolution of both chambers of the National Assembly asking President Muhammadu Buhari to sack his Service Chiefs. Hon Elumelu in the statement also…

Okowa’s Aide Beautifies His Community With Planted Trees

SAPELE/Nigeria: Honourable (Engr.) Emmanuel Okpemagware Omuvwie, Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Project Monitoring and Evaluation to the Governor of Delta State, Senator (Dr) Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa, has recently planted over 750 species of the masquerade tree along the major road, spanning about 2.5 kilometres, in his Amuokpokor-Elume home town in Sapele Local Government Area of the state. Speaking to some journalists recently, Honourable Omuvwie, who is also the Chairman/CEO of Kpemisco Nigeria Limited, disclosed that his desire to embark on planting the trees was borne out of the multiplicity advantage…

Eid-El-Kabir: Ereyitomi Congratulates Muslims Urges for More Prayers, Peaceful Coexistence in Nigeria

ABUJA/Nigeria: As Muslims all over the world celebrate this year’s 2020 Eid-El-Kabir in honour of the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismael as an act of obedience to God’s command which God reversed to using of Sheep. The Federal House of Representatives Member Representing Warri Federal Constituency , Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi JP has congratulated Muslim faithful in Warri Federal Constituency as well as those in Delta state and Nigeria as they join their brothers and sisters to  mark the Eid-El-Kabir celebration across the globe which is also referred…

ASO WENAH: An Insider’s Account Unveiling the Unsung Philanthropist and Pivotal Force Behind The Amaechi School Of Politics And Philosophy

By Eze Chukwuemeka Eze PREAMBLE Some heroes such as Hon. Asondu Wenah Temple are unsung, for the mere fact that they focus on doing what they are doing so as to achieve specific results for others while playing down on issues pertaining themselves. When it becomes imperative that I unveil to the entire world Hon. Aso Wenah, one of the most trusted aides and allies of Rt. Hon. Chibhike Rotimi Amaechi, the erstwhile Governor of Rivers State and incumbent Minister of Transportation, two great quotes from two great minds came…

Eid-el-kabir: Reps Minority Caucus Tasks Leaders on Selfless Service

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has congratulated Nigerians, especially Muslim faithful on the occasion of this year’s Eid-el Kabir celebration. The Minority leader, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu in a statement on Thursday 30th July, 2020, called on leaders at all levels across the country to use the occasion to reflect on the demand of selfless service to the people. According to Elumelu, “the Eid-el Kabir offers us all, especially the leaders, great lessons in selflessness and sacrificial living in all our dealings. “Those in leadership must bear…

Warri Chief Robinson Ariyo’s Father, Prince Ariyo goes home August 1

WARRI/Nigeria: The remains of renowned Educationist/Engr and Father of popular Warri Chief and legal luminary, Chief Barr. Robinson Ariyo Late Prince Samson Taba Ariyo will be interred at his family compound in Ekehuan, Ovia North East Local Government Area in Edo State on Saturday August 1, 2020. According to a statement signed by Mr. Goodluck Ariyo for the Ariyo family, activities for the funeral ceremony will commence Thursday July 30, 2020 4:00pm with service of songs at Prince Samson Ariyo’s residence at Atuwatse close, Ubeji Warri, Delta State. The statement added  that on…