‘Rush God the way you rush money to be successful’- Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin

WARRI/Nigeria: Popular Warri-Based Prophet, Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin has set the internet agog with his recent revelation on the secret to success. The General Overseer of Christ Mercyland Deliverance Ministry (C.M.D.M) and founder, Mercy Television during Sunday breakthrough service threw money into the congregation and members rushed to pick in it to the extents chairs were broken. In his reaction, he said only if the congregants would rush the word of God the way they rushed the money he threw, they would be successful. “How I wish the way you are…

Continue With Predecessors’ Projects, PDP Chieftain Tells Gov’s Elect

LAGOS/Nigeria: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has advised in coming governors on the need to continue with the projects of their predecessors instead of abandoning them. Onuesoke who spoke on the sideline of the Annual Lecture of Crime Reporters Association Of Nigeria (CRAN) at Sheraton Hotels and Towers  Ikeja, Lagos  said it is not  acceptable for any new government to discontinue or abandon  projects, policies and programs of an outgoing administration after billions of naira were spent on them. The PDP Chieftain described abandoned projects by new administration…

YULETIDE: Delta NYCN Boss Urges Youth to Uphold the Spirit Of Patriotism

By Victor Bieni ASABA/Nigeria: The Chairman, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Delta State Chapter, Comrade  Kenneth  Okorie has called on Youths in the state to imbibe the spirit of patriotism during this Yuletide as the Christmas and new year celebrations draw close. Comrade Okorie who disclosed this to some group of Journalists in Asaba, Delta State capital, stated that Youths should be patriotic, and avoid act capable of endangering their lives. In his words: “The season  should not be a time to embark on unwarranted journeys, neither should it be…

DTHA Receives 2020 Budget Appropriation Committee Report … Confirms Idah DESTMA DG

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly has received the report of the House Committee on Finance and Appropriations on the 2020 Appropriation Bill proposing an addition of 6 billion naira to the 389 billion naira presented by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to the House. The report was presented by the Chairman House Committee on Finance and Appropriations, Hon. Erhiatake Ibori-Suenu at plenary presided over by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Chief Sheriff Oborevwori . Hon. Ibori-Suenu said that the Governor presented 389 billion naira proposed 2020 budget to the House with 172…

Delta Govt Mobilizes Stakeholders Support Against Gender Based Violence … Calls for Enactment Of More Stringent Laws To Tackle Menace

ASABA/Nigeria: A-One Day Stakeholders meeting on Sexual and Gender based violence has ended in Asaba, the Delta State Capital with a call on all stakeholders to mobilized support against the alarming rates of sexual violence related cases. The Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa made the call on Monday, at the Unity Hall of Government House, Venue of the one day stakeholders meeting convened by the Delta State Sexual and Gender Based Violence Response Team supported by the office of the wife of the Governor and Founder of the…

Delta Police Shot Suspected Ring Leader of Armed Robbery Gang, Recover Arms

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Command of the Nigerian Police has reported the arrest of one Kingsley Ekugbe ‘m’ aged 27 yrs of Uwaise in Udu LGA, described as the gang leader of a notorious group involved in killing, kidnapping and robbing people of their belongings. According to a statement released by the command’s Public relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, said on 30th November through credible information and intelligence gathering the suspect was trailed by the Anti-Kidnapping  Unit of the Command to his hideout in Ubeji. The report stated that the suspect,…

Women Group Tackles NPDC/ELCREST Joint Operation over Loss Of Fishing Rights

WARRI/Nigeria: Women drawn from eight riverine communities in Warri north local government area, under the umbrella of Olero women, have met with the Warri North Council Chairman, Hon. Aduge Okorodudu, and officials from Nigeria Petroleum Development Company, and Elcrest Nigeria PLC to formally air their grievances over their inability to fish in their territorial waters since the commencement of the joint operation at Jakptie. The meeting which is coming on the heels of a peaceful protest carried out last week on the operation site by the women to bring to…

2019 African Economic Conference: A Clarion Call for Bolder Action to Tackle Africa’s Youth Jobs Crisis

SHARM EL-SHEIKH/Egypt: The 2019 African Economic Conference (AEC) opened in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm El Sheikh on Monday with a call on African policymakers to take bold steps to tackle red-tape and high startup costs in order to create decent and well-paying jobs for the continent’s youth. Addressing the opening plenary of the three-day conference, Egypt’s Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, Sahar Nasr said the conference provided a critical platform to address the challenges of jobs for the youth on the continent. “Africa is the next development…

Zion Adeoye on the Importance of The Legal Profession To African Economic Development

Centurion Law Group’s Senior Associate Zion Adeoye is an oil and gas specialist who has focused his career on energy law and finance. He is the Country Relations Lead for South Sudan at Centurion Law Group. He has been a key legal advisor on over 25 oil and gas investments in 12 countries across Sub-Saharan Africa. Zion holds an LLB from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and a BL from the Nigerian Law School. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association and the Association of Independent Petroleum Negotiators…

Ononye Calls for Joint Fight Against Hiv Aids

ASABA/Nigeria: As part of measures to address the scourge of HIV AIDS in the State, more primary health care centres have been activated to scale up the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) of HIV services. The Delta State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Mordi Ononye made this known in Asaba in his speech to mark the 2019 World AIDS Day. According to the Commissioner, more emphasis is also being placed on providing care to children and adolescents living with the HIV and to prevent new infections. He revealed that…