Jubilation In Obiaruku As Local Vigilante Group Apprehends Kidnappers

By Uche Okei OBIARUKU/Nigeria: Residents in Obiaruku, the administrative headquarters of Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State, have since Tuesday, February 23, 2021, taken to the streets to celebrate the arrest by the local vigilante group of some notorious kidnappers who have been terrorising the people, particularly farmers in the area. The arrest, which some have described as miraculous, happened on the 22nd of February as one of the kidnappers, who simply identified himself as Chidi,   an indigene of Obiaruku, reported himself to the Onotu-Ukwu General (the most senior…

NNU: Ochor Congratulates New Exco, Task them to Allow for Progressive Leadership

ASABA/Nigeria: The Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, has congratulated the New Leadership of the Ndokwa Neku Union, NNU, led by Gen. Mike Ndubuisi, (rtd), urging them to work towards a united Ndokwaland in a statement on Sunday, February 14, 2021 in Asaba. The Deputy Speaker stated that the successful conduct of the election by the Electoral Committee, and the conduct of the candidates, and their supporters proved that the people of Ndokwa had come of age, and are ready to push forward with…

Ndokwa Neku Union Elects New EXCO

By James Peter KWALE/Nigeria: After months of apprehension, political logjam and the effect of the Novel Coronavirus pandemic that affected the world, including the election of a new Executive for the umbrella body of the people of Ndokwa, the Ndokwa Neku Union, NNU, in June 2020, the body had finally elected a new leadership that is expected to chat an improved Ndokwa for the next 4 years. In an election that was highly competitive, and organised in a calm atmosphere at Utagba Ogbe (Kwale), on Saturday, February 13, 2021, the…

DELTA LGA ELECTION: Ochor Appeals for Harmony, Commitment as Party Inaugurate Campaign Committee

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: Members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ukwuani Local Government Chapter, had been admonished to work in harmony, and be committed to the party as they prepare for the Delta State Local Government Election, come March 6, 2021. The appeal was made on Monday, February 8, 2021 in Obiaruku by the Deputy Speaker, and member representing Ukwuani State Constituency, in the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, during the inauguration of the LGA Campaign Committee. Speaking to party faithful immediately after the official inauguration, Hon Ochor…

Ossai Ossai, Collaborates with NEMA to Alleviate Pains of Flood Victims

KWALE/Nigeria: As part of the Federal Government Efforts to alleviate the pains and suffering of victims of Natural Disaster in the Country, the Ndokwa/Ukwuani Representative in the National Assembly, Hon Ossai Nicolas Ossai, had contributed with the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA to distribute economic livelihood support, the ‘rebuild & restore’ of the people in the affected communities during the last flooding of some areas in of the constituency. The event which was held Kwale, Ndokwa West Local Government Area, Saturday, February 6, 202, was packed with victims of the…

NUJ Delta Condoles Governor Okowa Over Father’s Transition

ASABA/Nigeria: The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Delta State Council has condoled with the Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on the demise of his beloved father, Sir Arthur Okorie Okowa. The Union described the octogenarian community leader as a thorough-bred professional teacher who was able to bring up successful children by inculcating sound moral values in them, especially the number one citizen of the state who happens to be his son. In a Statement signed by the Chairman, Comrade Michael Ikeogwu and the Secretary, Comrade Patrick Ochei respectively, the…

Traditional Prime Minister Sues For Calm Over Utagba Ogbe Killings

By Simon Ofotokun KWALE/Nigeria: The traditional prime minister (Onoutu- Uku) of Utagba-Ogbe kingdom, kwale, Ndokwa west local government Area, Chief Denis Igwe has called on security operatives including the Army, Nigeria police, DSS, the Local Vigilante, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and the residents of the local Government Headquarters to remain calm over the several killings in the town, in the recent times. The “Onotu-Uku” was answering questions from journalists on the security situation in the town and the ways out of it. He said that the recent killings…

NNU Appoints Another Electoral Committee

KWALE/Nigeria: The 2020 General Assembly of Ndokwa Neku Union, NNU, chaired by Hon. Dr. Ogaranya Tabs Tabowei, Chairman, NNU Caretaker Committee, has appointed another electoral committee to organise the election of a new executive after the expiring of the Johson Opone led executive, which expired last June. The announcement was made in an Assembly of the Ndokwa people which was well attended and can be termed successful in terms of attendance, issues raised and harmoniously addressed, and quality representations by clans, associations and individuals. That was before the eventual inauguration…

15 Years Anniversary Of Ndokwa Vanguard Holds Sunday 27, 2020

OGUME/Nigeria: The 15 years anniversary of Ndokwa Vanguard holds on Sunday, December 27, 2020 at Ogume National Townhall, Ogume, Ndokwa West local government, Delta State. The occasion would be chaired by erudite Prof Steve Agwo Okecha while Mr Azu Ishiekwene deliverers the anniversary lecture. In a release signed by Alaska Ekele Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of the paper there will be presentation of a book titled Ndokwa Torch Bearers and presentation of Awards to some Corporate and private individuals for distinguished service to humanity.

Onyeme Awards Scholarships To 188 Students

KWALE/Nigeria: A total of one hundred and eighty-eight students drawn from Ndokwa West, Ndokwa East and Ukwuani Local Government Areas of Delta State are to benefit from the annual scholarship programme of the Monday Onyeme Foundation for the year 2020. Speaking at the conclusion of the aptitude test organised for shortlisted candidates, which held at Utagba Ogbe Grammar School, Kwale over the weekend, the Foundation Chairman, Sir Monday Onyeme, explained that the beneficiaries of the scholarship scheme cut across all the wards in Ndokwa nation. He noted that the process…