Exercise Your Civil Responsibility in 2015 – Niger Delta Voters Advised

The coordinator of Niger Delta Youth Council, Comr. Jato Abido has enjoined eligible voters in the region to exercise their civic responsibilities in the forth coming general elections advising politicians to consider the unity of the country first and desist from making statements capable of causing disunity in the country. Comr. Abido made the call at Tinapa, Cross Rovers State when the Council organized a 3 day retreat. The Coordinator of the Niger Delta Youths who condemned the attack on Ewen Community in Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State,…

2015 Election: Urhobo Youths Parley Itsekiri and Isoko Youths

Group Picture at the End of the Meeting As part of arrangements to drive the Uvwiamuge declaration to fruition come 2015, the leadership of the Urhobo youth has commenced a bridge building process across ethnic divide within the state. On the 31st of December, the Comrade Ovie Igho Anthonty led transformational UPU Youth wing met with the Itsekiri youth leaders at the 911 spot bar in Ekrede Itsekiri, Warri. The PRO of the UPU Youth wing, comrade Marcus Ekure opened the stage with prayer after which there was an introduction…

A Woman as Deputy – Genuine or Obsolete, Pedestrian Tactic of Fear of Nemesis?

The River state All Progressive Congress, has in a statement laughed off the selection of a woman by the Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate for 2015 is a joke, and asked the question “..Genuine or Obsolete…?” Since Tuesday, the PDP in Rivers State and its governorship flag-bearer, Barr. Nyesom Wike, have been needlessly euphoric over the selection of Dr. [Mrs] Ipalibo Banigo as the deputy governorship candidate in Rivers State. For the APC in Rivers State, the real reasons Dr. Banigo was chosen for the position should be nothing of…

Ndokwa Youths Declare For PDP, President, Jonathan

Youths in Ndokwa East Local Government Area Under the auspices of Ndokwa East Youths Association (NEYA) have declared their total support for the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) and for the re- election bid of president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan respectively. The secretary to the group, comrade Lucky Chibogu while making the declaration, explained that their decision to support PDP stemmed from the outcome of the Association executive members meeting late October this year. Comrade Chibogu added that having observed the trend of political activities in the country, and in Delta State,…

Odili handed over a crisis-ridden PDP to Amaechi – Orlukwuh

Peter Odili The reports as published in one of the National dailies where it credited a statement made by former Governor Peter Odili to the effect that he regrets supporting Gov. Amaechi as governor has been described as that of a man who lacks what to say in the face of glaring evidence against him. The former governor who is an elder statesman, though in absentia having abdicated his throne and abandoned his responsibilities for almost eight years, rather than own up to his failure to lead a united PDP…

Platform Petroleum, Ogbe-Uzu/Adonishaka Community Construct 300M Link Road

By Emmanuel Enebeli/Nkechi Odumosor Platform Petroleum Limited in partnership with Ogbe-Uzu/Adonishaka Community have commenced the construction of 300 Metres link Road in Adonishaka. According to the Oil and Gas Chairman, Mr.Nwaiku Joseph, the road which is the only access road to the community stream as well as their Farm has been rendered impassable for years because of impact of gully erosion. Nwaiku noted that the project is an asphalted one as the road will be concreted to provide lasting solution to the road. The Chairman said that so far the…

Family Members Appeal to Government, Police Over Isaac Opia Death

By Rufus Oseji Family of late Captain Isaac Opia appeal to government as well as the Police to unravel the circumstance surrounding the death of their brother, Capt. Isaac Opia (rtd). According to his younger brother, Chaplain Ogbuefi M.W.O. Opia (rtd), noted that late Isaac Opia was killed by unknown gunmen along Old Obiaruku/Abraka road and since then, there has not been any trace to his killers. However, when contacted, the Police at Obiaruku said that they have spread out their dragnet in search of the killers and noted that…

Wife of Ndokwa Reporters Publisher Losses Mother, to be buried on January 3, 2015.

Late Nne Okwukwe, Josephine Oga Ozoalor The Mother of Mrs. Eucharia Nneka Enebeli, wife of the Publisher of Ndokwa Reporters, is to be buried on January 3, 2015. According to the burial programme released by the family, late Nne Okwukwe, Josephine Oga Ozoalor, died at the age of 85 on Sunday, 19 October 2014 after a brief illness. The report stated that until her death, she was a successful trader and a devoted Catholic. Nne Okwukwe, as she is popular called, is survived by five children, among whom is Mrs.…

Party Funding: Rivers APC Lambasts Amaechi’s Critics •Hails him on prompt payment of civil servants

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has come down hard on those spreading the rumour that the State Governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, is the one funding the party at the national level, and those criticising him for the purported funding. “This is a rumour without foundation and a figment of the imagination of those who invented it. It is based on mere suspicion because of the key role that Governor Amaechi has been playing in repositioning APC to salvage Nigeria from the savage grip of the…

Princewill Responds to Rivers State Government; Calls for a Commission of Enquiry

Prince Tonye Princewill, the governorship candidate for the Labour Party in Rivers State in the February 2015 governorship election has accused the Rivers government of lies, and asked her to produce the necessary documents of the said government assess, which the state had sold to sponsor the All Progressive Party election in the state. According to the press release from his campaign office, the Ameachi led government secretary sold the various state properties without due process. The full statement read, When we received the news that the Hon Commissioner of…