Ajede Presents 2021 Budget Estimate

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: The Chairman, Ukwuani Local Government, Hon (Barr) C.S.P Ajede Esq has presented the 2021 Budget Draft Estimate to the Ukwuani Local Government Legislative Arm midweek. While presenting the budget christened the ”Budget of Faith” strategically drafted towards achieving the Step-Up Ukwuani Agenda, the Chairman noted that hope is what gives birth to faith and when faith is at work, anything is possible. The council boss also stressed the need for the house to review the revenue documents to help the council boost the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) which will help…

Community Leaders Admonished to Prioritise Peace Above Personal Ambitions

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: Community leaders have been called upon to prioritize the peace of their communities above personal ambitions and interest in order to achieve unity and progress. This call was made by the Executive Chairman, Ukwuani Local Government, Hon (Barr) C.S.P Ajede Esq while presiding over the reconciliatory/peace building meeting with the factions of chiefs of Ogwezi in Obiaruku. While mediating in the lingering Onotu-uku tussle issue among the Chiefs, the Chairman admonished the chiefs to as community leaders put the peace and interest of the community first before anything else…

Stay Calm And Remain Peaceful, Ukwuani LGA Chairman To Adonishaka Community

ADONISHAKA/Nigeria: In pursuance of Peace and Security, a cardinal point in the Step-Up Ukwuani Agenda of the Ajede-led administration in Ukwuani Local Government Area,  Adonishaka community have been called to remain peaceful and calm while lasting solution is being proffered to the issues besieging the community. The Chairman, Ukwuani Local Government, Hon (Barr) C.S.P Ajede made the call recently when he visited the elders and youths in Adonishaka community, Ebedei to sue for peace following the unrest that has rocked the community since one Mr Chukwunalu Isaac Akandu was allegedly…

Ukwuani Council Inaugurate Sports and Education Committee

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: The Chairman, Ukwuani Local Government, Hon (Barr) Solomon Possible Ajede have constituted Education and Sports Committee with a charge to the members to contribute their quota towards delivering on their respective terms of reference. While inaugurating the groups, the chairman heartily congratulated the members for been chosen to serve the Ukwuani people even as he tasked them to be worthy ambassadors of the LGA by contributing their invaluable quota towards improving sports talents development and education development in Ukwuani LGA. The members of the Sports Committee are: Amb. Odili…

Adonishaka Community Protest Gross Marginalization by Oil Companies in Their Land

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: Adonishaka Community in Ebedei, Ukwuani Local Government of Delta State, Saturday, April 17, 2021 protested the gross marginalization meted on them by the oil companies operating in their land. While addressing the protesters, Engr Chukwunalu Isaac lamented that instead of the companies dealing directly with the Land Owners in the community that they are busy sponsoring few individuals to cause crisis in the community. According to him, “we have been grossly marginalized over the years and we have tried to no avail to see that we have a roundtable…

President-General Calls For Shorelines Protection In Ndokwa East

ABOH/Nigeria: The President General (PG) of Ndoshimili Development Union (NDU), the apex socio-cutural group in Ndokwa East, Dr Sunday Chukwudi, has called for the dredging of the shores of the coastal lines in Ndokwa East communities. He said the call has become necessary to checkmate the annual flooding and overflow of the River Niger, which he said usually destroys farmlands, crop and other household belongings of the indigenes. Dr Chukwudi made the call during a press conference he organized for Ndokwa East journalists at Aboh, headquarters of Ndokwa East Local…

Ogbeani Community Protests Against Oil COY In Delta

KWALE/Nigeria: The Ogbeani Community in Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State on Monday, protested against Sterling Oil Exploration and Energy Production Company SEEPCO/Ashtavinayak Hydrocarbon Limited for their failure to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the community. Members of the community including the old and young as early as 9 am took over the premises of the company barring all forms of movement to and from the company. As at the time of filing this report at about 3.30 pm, the protesters with placards with different inscriptions, were…

Obiaruku Community Youth Get New Exco

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: Obiaruku Community Youth today elected new executives that will pilot the affairs of the youth in the next 4 years; the electoral committee adopted Option A4 for the election which has been widely adjudged as peaceful, credible, transparent, free and fair. Announcing the results of the election, the Electoral Committee Chairman, Dr Okudaye Ismaila declared the following persons winners in the respective positions they contested for having polled the highest number of votes cast in the election: Comr. Malam Emisonuwe Dauda (President), Osamezie Donatus (Vice President), Uchebenu Foster (Secretary),…

Nzete Poised To Reposition Ndokwa West LGA In Delta

KWALE/Nigeria: The Chairman of Ndokwa West Local Government Area (LGA) of Delta State, Chief Godday Obi Nzete, has embarked on aggressive moves to put the council in proper working capacity towards the development of the locality. He has already started seeking the consent and endorsement of the councilors to commence the perimeter fencing of the secretariat of the council in Kwale and has appointed about eleven principal officers into his cabinet, including political aides and supervisory councilors, in order to facilitate the running of the affairs of the council. This…

Umutu in Pensive Mood as Late Mr Austin Ojo Onwubolu is Laid to Rest

UMUTU/Nigeria: Death is inevitable, but no matter the age it comes, the people feels grief, No Wonder the people of Umutu community in Ukwuani local government Area especially the immediate family members were in deep pains as the remains of Late Mr Austin Ojo Onwubolu the President of Umutu Development Union (UDU) Benin city was buried in his home town. Mr Austin Ojo Onwubolu was born in 1961 to Pa Ojo Onwubolu of Umuonya family in Umutu where he attended C M S. Primary school (now known as Igili primary school)…