Oborevwori Congratulates Governor Okowa On Tribunal Victory

By Prosper Erere, THE Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has congratulated the state Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on his victory at the election petition tribunal.  Reacting to the Tribunal judgement on Friday,  September 20, 2019,  the Speaker in a statement  by his Chief Press Secretary,  Mr Dennis Otu,  said that he was not surprised that judgement was given in favour of the Governor. According to the Speaker,  Governor Okowa won the March 9  2019 Governorship election convincingly, saying that the judgment was…

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Bet9ja Royal Cup: Defending Champions, Future Stars Crash Out Of Tournament

By Omoghene Benedict, Defending champions, Future Stars FC Otu-Jeremi have crashed out of the 2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup. Stars were bundled out of Delta’s premier grassroots soccer tournament 4 – 2 on penalties by Jeremi United. This came after a heated 90 minutes encounter between both sides 24 hours earlier at the Otu-Jeremi Primary School Field in Jeremi. Due to the body of water retained in both goal areas of the Jeremi pitch, the tie was eventually concluded on penalties at the DSC Mobile Camp grass turf in Orhuwhorun on…

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Dr. Minnie Oseji Emerges 22nd National President Of MWAN

By Victor Bieni ASABA- History was made in Asaba, Delta State Capital on Saturday,14th of September, 2019 as the Permanent Secretary, Delta Ministry of Health Dr. Mininim .I. Oseji, emerges the 22nd National President of Medical Women’s Association of Nigerian (MWAN). Dr. Minnie Oseji emerges amongst other Executives which included: National President-elect MWAN, Dr. Lilian .A. Ofolorin, National Coordinator, Dr. Bobola Agbonle, National Treasurer, Dr. Martha .E. Umuerri, National Assistant Secretary, Dr. Uche Okwe, National Financial Secretary, Dr. Ngozi Ali, National PRO, Dr. Vivian Omo-Aghoja, National Internal Auditor, Dr. Onyi…

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Ex-agitators Seek An End To Pipeline Vandalization, Bunkering In Urhobo Land

…Set Up Local Tax Force In Delta Central BY Omoghene Benedict, Worried by the incessant illegal bunkering activities and pipeline vandalization, ex-militant leaders under the aegis of Coalition of Urhobo Agitators have appealed to suspected vandals and illegal bunkerers to put an end to their activities in Urhobo land or face the wrath of the law. In a one day program held in Otu-Jeremi, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, tagged: ‘War Against Vandalization, Illegal Refineries /Bunkering in Urhobo Land’, the convener, ‘General’ Abraham Ekokotu said, “With the…

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NDDC, ARRDEC Embark On Free Medical Services In Delta Central

..As Adode Lauds Gesture By Omoghene Benedict,  Over 1,000 persons in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have received free medical treatment from ANTOF Rural Resource Develpment Center, ARDEVC, sponsored by Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. The event two days event was declared open by the Ughelli North Local Government Chairman, Hon. Godwin Adode at the local government headquarter. In his remarks, Hon. Adode who lauded  NDDC sponsored program called residents of the local government to make themselves available for the opportunity of the free treatment.  He said,…

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Oborevwori Makes First Appointments, Picks Dennis Otu As CPS, Martin Uko SA On DESOPADEC

The Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has made his first appointments since his assumption in office June 10, 2019 as the speaker of the Seventh Assembly. In a statement released and made available to newsmen, Veteran Journalists and Author, Comrade Dennis Otu was  reappointed as Chief Press Secretary CPS, to the honourable speaker while Mr. Martins Uko was appointed as  Special  Assistant SA, to the Honourable Speaker on DESOPADEC affairs. It could be recalled that Comrade Dennis Otu was the Chief Press Secretary to…

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Foundation Disburses Cash, Items, To Less-Privilege In Delta

By Victor Bieni ASABA- Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation led by its CEO/Executive Director, Prince Suleyman Olagunju, Operations Manager, Alhaji Ahmed Ma’aruf, Foundation’s State Coordinator, Alhaji (Barr.) Isiaka Ojei has given out cash and items Worth One Million and five hundred thousand naira (N1.5M) to the indigent citizens in Delta State. This was made known to our reporter yesterday by the Management of the Foundation at the Mosque of Nigerian Police Force Headquarters, Delta State Command, Delta State. Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation is a registered Nigerian non-governmental Organization with Corporate Affairs…

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DENNIS BURUTU OTUARO: A MAN COMMITTED TO THE NIGER DELTA QUESTION

By Prosper Erere, Dennis Burutu Otuaro is a household name in the entire oil-rich Niger Delta Region as a result of his deep commitment to the betterment of the Region and it’s people.  Chief  Dennis  Burutu Otuaro is no stranger to activities in the oil-rich, but neglected Niger Delta Region. He has a tall dream for the Region hence he has been doing everything possible to ensure that due attention is given to the area.  He was in the Creeks  at the peak of the Crisis in the Region to…

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Effective Leadership, Panacea To Africa’s Development- Dr. Nwafor

By Victor Bieni A Lecturer and researcher, Department of human resource management, City University Cotonou, Dr. Simon Nwafor has said that the only way African Continent can develop is through effective Leadership. Dr. Nwafor, the Delta State researcher who doubled as the Director of Students Affairs of the great institution spoke to our reporter in Asaba, Delta State Capital stated that Leadership is key factor in good governance and successful implementation of public sector mandate. The University DON stated further that the answer to numerous questions on why African Leaders…

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Delta NYCN Boss Seeks State Government Partnership On Youths Re-Orientation Programs

By Victor Bieni ASABA- The Chairman, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Delta State Chapter, Comrade Kenneth Okorie appealed to the State Government Supports towards Youth Re-orientation Programs. Comrade Okorie disclosed this to our reporter today in Asaba, Delta State Capital during the Council’s courtesy call to the office of the Senior Special Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Political Matters, Rt. Hon. Funkekeme Solomon. Delta NYCN Boss, who commended the State Government policy direction on different Youth development Programs, says the gesture is in line with the National Youth…

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