104 year-old, Minors, Others Escape Death As Rampaging Youths Destroy Eight Buildings, Robbed Victims in Kwale

KWALE/Nigeria: Following the wanton destruction of properties, alleged brutalization of residents and scuffle with security agencies on Tuesday night, palpable tension has since on Wednesday enveloped the ever busy Umuseti community in Ndokwa West local government area of Delta State. When our correspondent visited the oil-rich community, residents were seen in clusters discussion the unfortunate development in hush tones as army patrol were seen patrolling the deserted streets to enforce the partial curfew imposed by Captain AM Magana of 222 Battalion, who apprehended the youth leader, Felix Izah, alleged to…

NYCN: Ukwuani Chapter Selects New EXCOS

By Seatrules Eziokwu OBIARUKU/Nigeria: The Nigeria Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Ukwuani Local Government Area chapter have elected new executives led by Comrade Chukwunalu Michael Olise to pilots the affairs of the body in the next 4 years. While declaring the candidates as winners of the respective positions they contested for Mr Morka, a representative of the Delta State Ministry of Youth Development congratulated the newly elected executives with a charge to impact positively on the lives of the youths and redefining of NYCN activities in the LGA. The election…

Beneku Community Sues For Peace, Unity Among Indigenes

ABOH/Nigeria: A call has gone to the people of Beneku community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta state to continue to live in peace and unity for the purpose of more development. The Okpala-Uku of Beneku community, His Royal Highness, Okwa Francis Ndego Okwuagu, made the call-in chat with newsmen in his palace at Beneku. The Okpala-Uku who spoke through his son, Elder Anthony Okwuagu, said that peace was paramount to development, calling on the people of the area to always be peaceful, show love to one another…

Oil COYS Commended For Road Construction In Kwale

KWALE/Nigeria: The Youth President of Umusadege-Ogbe Kwale, Comrade Osondu Ezeoba has commended the management of Midwestern and Agip oil and gas exploration companies for embarking on the construction of five roads projects in Kwale. He stated this yesterday at hippo-street where construction work has commenced. Comrade Osondu said that their action is in line with the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)) between them and the host community. Meanwhile, the people of Umusadege-ogbe community have expressed joy as contractors handling all the five roads projects have mobilized to site for the completion…

OSSAI OSSAI: Group Calls on Recall Agitators to Cease Fire …As NTTA Labels MEN as a Faceless, Ignoble Group

By Samuel Jerry ASABA/Nigeria: The unceasing word between the camp of the representative of the Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency, Hon Ossai Nicolas Ossai, and the Ndokwa Think Thank Assembly, NTTA, had attracted the attention of the Niger Delta Equity Forum, NDEF, as it called the agitators to cease fire, and go to the roundtable to discuss whatever that may had necessitated the call. The group, in a press statement, made available to newsmen in Asaba, Tuesday, November 16, 2020, stated that the online petition which the NTTA is not necessary, as…

OBITUARY: Lady Chief Ann Omude Okolocha to Be Buried Nov. 20th, 2020

ABBI/Nigeria: The family of late Pa Anthony Okolocha of Abbi, Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta, has released the burial programme of their mother, Lady Chief Ann Omude Okolocha (LSJI). According to a statement signed by Chief J.E. Okolocha and made available to newsmen, the remains of the deceased would be interred on Friday, November 20, 2020 at Okolocha’s comoound, Abbi after a requiem Mass at St. John’s Catholic Church, Abbi. A service of songs will be held in her honour on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at her residence,…

Ndokwa Group Flays Call For Recall Of Reps. Member

ABUJA/Nigeria: A pan Ndokwa social cultural organisations, Movement for the Emancipation of Ndokwa Nation MEN, has described as rideculous, childish, absurd and selfish a purported statement for the recall of Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai by a faceless group with the name Ndokwa Think Tank Assembly (NTTA). A press statement signed by Mr. Achi Andrew and Onwugbenu Francis, the president and publicity secretary respectively of MEN, said the statement calling for recall of Hon. Ossai by NTTA does not represent the true position of Ndokwa nation since it is not a…

#ENDSARS: Ndokwa Youth Threatens Petition Against Outgoing LGA Chairman in Delta

ABUJA/Nigeria: As part of the extended campaign against police brutality in the country, which had been depicted by the recent disbandment of the #ENDSARS protests that rocked Nigeria, a Nigerian youth, Victor Chukwuemeke had threaten to petition the outgoing Local Government Chairman of Ukwuani Council Area in Delta State. In several tweets in his verified twitter handle@mrdueprocess, on October 22, 2020, he stated that by Monday 26, October 2020, he will file a petition before the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, and the Independent Corruption Practices Commission, ICPC, and…

Flood Cuts Off Aboh, Kwale-Ashaka Roads

KWALE/Nigeria: The Chairman of Ndokwa East Local Government Council, Hon. Joan Governor, has called on the Delta State Government and well-meaning Nigerians to come to the aid of the people of Ndokwa East saying flood has cuts off Aboh Road and Kwale, Ashaka Road from the rest of the state. He stated this at Ashaka after receiving a report on the flood situation from a committee set up by the council on flood management. The chairman stated that, as a rescue measure, he had provided boats for the evacuation of…

NNU 2020 ELECTION: Ken Okolugbo Led Electoral Committee Resigns

By Nkechi Odumosor KWALE/Nigeria: All seems not to be well with the Ndokwa Nation, apex body, as the body that was setup by the High Chief Opone Led Ndokwa Neku Union, NNU to conduct the election of a new executive committee had called it quit, as all had tendered their resignation as members of the NNU 2020 Electoral Committee. In a statement made available to Ndokwa Reporters, and signed by the Chairman, Sir Ken Okolugbo, and Secretary, Mr. Kris Uzoalu, they pointed out that the reason the members decided to…