UPU marks Urhobo day, prayer session Friday, 7th Dec, 2018

UPU marks Urhobo day, prayer session Friday, 7th Dec The Executives of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU and her branches worldwide, will tomorrow, Friday 7th, December, 2018, marks Urhobo Day National Conference and Prayer Session at Mosogar, Ethiope West local government area of Delta state for the unity of Urhobo nation. In a press statement released by the President General of UPU, Chief Joe Orode Omene and the National Secretary, Martins Awheyevu Mukoro, said the purpose of the prayer is to cleanse the land of infiltrations of strangers into the union.…

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GCUOBA Abuja Branch, Class of ’78, honors Mrs Naibe for Long Services, Valued Contributions

By Joel Grandball,  Government College Ughelli Old Boys Association, (GCUOBA), Abuja branch and the class of 1978, have honored their Music Teacher, Mrs. Christy E. Naibe for long services and development of musical talents in the school. Presenting the award at the Annual Inaugural Lecture and Conference of Government College Ughelli class of 1978 to mark their 40years, the chairman of 78 class, Dr. Akpo Mudiaga Odje said,  “These are the kind of gestures that truly represent our vision and dream for our school, having been providential beneficiaries of the…

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Isoko South LG boss, Ikpokpo, wife, IDU president bagged traditional titles in Irri kingdom

  By Joel Grandball  The chairman of Isoko South Local Government Area, Sir, Itiako Ikpokpo, his wife, and the president general of Isoko Development Union, IDU, Chief Iduh Amaidhe have been honored with traditional titles from the Odiologbo of Irri kingdom, HRM, Joshua F.E Aghagba, Omathovo I, in commemoration to mark his one-year coronation anniversary.Ikpokpo was honored along with his wife as the Atanaru, his wife, Oni Iroro while IDU, president Iduh Amaidhe was honored with the Omanufogho both of Irri Kingdom. Speaking on the occasion in his palace at Irri, Isoko South, the centenarian Royal father…

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Peters Mission For the Less Privileges CEO bags Ughelli Hall of Fame award of Excellence

By Joel Grandball  The Chief Executive Officer and President of Peters Mission for the Less privileged, Mr. Peter Smith Onoriobe bagged of Excellence from ‘Ughelli Hall of Fame’ for his continuous humanitarian services to mankind most especially the less privileged. Peters Mission for the Less Privileged is a Non-Governmental Organization that has been donating relief materials, Food items to widows, prison inmates, and awarding scholarships to students and the physically challenged persons irrespective of tribe and political affiliations over the years. According to the organizer of the event and publisher…

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Photos: Gov. Okowa signs 3 bills into law

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has today signed 3 bills passed by the Delta State House of Assembly into law. The three bills include the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) Bill, Local Government Amendment Bill and the Administration of the Criminal Justice Bill. The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Sheriff Oborovweri, accompanied by principal officers of the legislature, presented the bills to the Governor at the Government House, Asaba. The bills were signed in the presence of top government functionaries present at the meeting.  

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