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…

Oborevwori Greets Okpe Monarch On 14 Years On The Throne

OSUBI/Nigeria: Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has described His Royal Majesty, Orhue 1, the Orodje of Okpe Kingdom as a visionary king and agent of transformation. The   Speaker who represents Okpe State Constituency in the State House of Assembly, in a Statement he personally signed to mark his 14 years as the traditional ruler of Okpe Kingdom, congratulated the monarch, saying his reign has brought unprecedented growth and development to the Kingdom. The Speaker said that; “I must say that the reign of our revered monarch has…

Elumelu Felicitates Asagba of Asagba @96

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has felicitated the Asagba of Asaba, His Royal Majesty, Obi (Prof) Chike Edozien on the occasion of his 96th birthday anniversary. In his good will message on Tuesday 28th July, 2020, Hon Elumelu said that the life of Obi(Prof) Edozien has been amazing and a blessing not only to the people of Asaba, but humanity in general, saying that his intellectual and leadership qualities has paved way for development in deferent facet of human endeavour especially in medicine…

Okowa Greets Asagba of Asaba at 96

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated the Asagba of Asaba, Obi (Prof.) Chike Edozien, on his 96th birth anniversary. The governor said that the Asagba had provided purposeful, courageous and tenacious leadership for the Asaba people over the years and deserved to be celebrated on his new, great and enviable age. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba on Tuesday, the governor commended the monarch for making Asaba peaceful and investment-friendly since he ascended the throne of his forefathers 29 years ago. He joins…

Death: Ochor Condoles With Sir Dele Omenogor

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: The Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor had condoled with the family of Sir Dele Omenogor, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on death of his wife, Dr. Lady Ngozi Ezinne Josephine Omenogor, who died last Thursday, July 23, 2020. In a condolence visit to his country home in Amai in Ukwuani Local Area, the Deputy Speaker stated that the death of Dr. Lady Josephine Omenogor was a big shock to him, as she was a very good and caring mother who always attends to him…

Man Electrocuted by High Tension Wire

AGBOR/Nigeria: There was pandemonium in Boji Boji metropolis following the death of a middle-aged man who was allegedly electrocuted by high tension wire. According to a source, who preferred anonymity, the young man believed to be a businessman, met his untimely death very early in morning while riding his motorcycle along the Old Lagos Asaba Road, close to Mary Mount College. It was revealed that the high-tension wire belonging the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) suddenly fell and struck him at the back making him to fall uncontrollably on the…

Okowa Mourns Isa Funtua, Says He Was a Consummate Leader

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari on the passing of his age-long friend and in-law, Mallam Isa Funtua, at 78. Okowa also condoled with the family of the deceased, who he described as a consummate leader, shrewd boardroom player and elder statesman. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Tuesday in Asaba, Okowa said Funtua’s death was a huge loss to the President and the entire nation, especially at this period in our fledgling democracy. He recalled that…

Delta Deputy Speaker Inspect Constituency Project Sites, Counsels Communities to Cooperate With Contractors

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon. Christopher Ochor, has called on the good people of Ukwuani Local Government Area to welcome and give maximum cooperation to those assigned to carryout construction of infrastructural projects, especially contractors. The Deputy Speaker, gave this charge over the weekend when he visited some of the communities to inspect projects approved to be built by the state government, under the constituency project scheme. According to the deputy speaker, only peace and cooperation between those deployed to carryout development work and…

Warri Federal Constituency Mourns Passage of Pa. Ireyefoju @ 81 ….As Ereyitomi Describes Him as Academic Don, Preacher of God’s Word

WARRI/Nigeria: Warri Federal Constituency mourns the passage of an academic don and erudite scholar, Late Rev. Dr.  Pa. Jackson Ireyefoju who passed on at the ripe age of 81 few days after celebrating his birthday in Warri, Delta State. Late Dr. Jackson Ireyefoju was a retired but not tired Senior Lecturer at the Delta State University, Abraka where he sojourned triumphantly well in the academic world teaching and transforming different lives as well as imparting knowledge to people irrespective of tribe race nor religion even while and after full time lecturing  in the…

Okowa Congratulates Joe Arausi at 70

Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has felicitated with the Chairman, Governing Council of the Delta State Polytechnic Ogwashi-Uku, Chief Jonathan Arausi, on his 70th birth anniversary. He congratulated Arausi for his meritorious service to Delta and his native Isokoland, especially as member of the House of Assembly in the defunct Bendel State and Chairman, Board of Directors of IC-Global Micro Finance Bank Ltd. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the Governor rejoiced with Arausi for his diligent and entrepreneurial…