2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup: Matchday One Fixtures Roll Out

By Omoghene Benedict, The pairings for Matchday one action for the 2019 edition of the Bet9ja Royal Cup have been released formally by the competition’s Local Organizing Committee. According to a press statement by the tournament’s Media and Communications Lead, Jahrock Ujewe, the grassroot football showpiece will feature matches across various centers in all local government areas of Delta State, except Sapele, Warri South West, Bomadi, Burutu, amongst others. Texas Sports will lock horns with Royal FC in the competition’s curtain raiser on September 14, 2019 at All Saints Anglican…

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Bishop Akpode Joshua Ordained As Archbishop,Bags Professor Of Christian Law

By Prosper Erere It was a double celebration as the Founder and General Overseer of Builders of Faith Bible Church, Incorporated, Bishop Akpode Joshua was been ordained as Archbishop and conferred as the Professor of Christian Law by Zoe of Life Theological College, USA. At the episcopal service, the ordaining Archbishop, Rt. Rev. CAO Apena charged the newly consecrated clergy to be a devoted soul winner to the kingdom of God in other to depopulate hell to populate heaven through the divine call.  This is just as the Archbishop Akpode…

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The Coming of A Traditional Grassroot Soccer Team

By Jahrock Ujewe, Since the club was founded in 2000, they have painstakingly worked their way up on the pecking order of grassroot football clubs in Delta State. They have had their golden generation of players, who have etched their names on the memories of lovers of grassroot football in the state between 2008 and 2015. In 2010, they were bronze medalists in the Gulder Five-a-Side National Football Championships. Thereafter, they claimed the 2013 Utuama Peace Cup and the 2014 Ewu Peace Cup in spectacular style respectively. Beyond every reasonable…

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International Youth Day PHEW Foundation DG Seeks Partnership With Stakeholders On SDGs 4

By Victor Bieni The Director-General of PHEW Foundation International, Mrs Chigbo Queen Uche has called on stakeholders to partner with civil Society organizations towards promoting SDGs 4 in the education sector to refine the youths for more employable skills. Engr. Mrs Queen Chigbo made this known to our reporter on Monday, being 12th of August at Benizia Hotel in Asaba, Delta State Capital during a one day youth seminar to celebrate the International Youth Day. She opined that Youths are the Leaders of tomorrow as such crucial education and engagement…

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Macaulay Congratulates Egbabor On Birthday Anniversary

Former Secretary to Delta State Government, Comrade Ovuozourie Macaulay has congratulated Isoko North Council Chairman, Hon. Emmanuel Egbabor on his birthday anniversary. In a message signed by his Media Assistant, Mr. Iteveh Ekpokpobe, Macaulay described Egbabor as a blessing to the local government, an astute politician and a dedicated party man. According to him, Egbabor has meticulously handled the council affairs to the amazement of onlookers even as he prayed for long life and continuous peace for his government. He said, “On behalf of myself and political family, I congratulate…

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Ex Delta SSG, Macaulay Salutes Gov Okowa At 60

Former Secretary to Delta State Government, Comrade (Chief) Ovuozourie Macaulay has congratulated Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, as he turns 60 years today July 8, 2019. Macaulay extolled Okowa’s inventiveness in making Delta State a development hub thereby facilitating easy life for the people in the face of unending challenges. In the same vein, he eulogized Okowa’s patriotism and unrelenting service to Delta state and Nigeria at large. In a statement by his Media Assistant, Mr. Iteveh Ekpokpobe in Owhelogbo, Macaulay said Gov. Okowa has ensured decisive, spirited…

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Fmr Delta SSG Congratulates New IAN Exco

…Urges Group To Continue To Pursue Justice For Elozino BY ITEVEH EKPOKPOBE Former Secretary to Delta State Government, Comrade Ovouzourie Macaulay has congratulated the newly elected executive of the Isoko Advancement Network (IAN) with a call on them to continue to pursue causes relevant to the development of the Isoko in Delta and Nigeria in general. He made the commendation soon after the executive, led by its new chairman, Chief Paul John Odhomor were sworn in for a two year tenure after being elected at Oleh, Isoko South Local Government…

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Promote Peace And Unity In Your Home, Oborevwori To Newly Married Couples

By Victor Bieni OSUBI-Former Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on intelligence gathering, Chief Blessing Oborevwori has admonished the newly Wedded couple in town, Mr. Ugochukwu Mearaonye and his wife, Omonigho Oborevwori, the daughter of the Speaker Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Sherrif Oborevwori to make love, Unity and peace their watchword as they say goodbye to Barcheloship and spinstership today. This was made known at Osubi town in Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State during an interview thanked the Almighty God for granting the couple a…

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Tragedy: Delta Lawmaker Killed By Suspected Yahoo Boy In Ozoro

..as Gov Okowa condole with families, LGA By Hez Jerry-Ozoro Tragedy struck Isoko North Local Government Council in Delta State as a suspected yahoo boy knocked dead, the Councillor representing Oyede Ward 1, Comrade Hon. Malaka Kelvin Efe in the Isoko North Legislative Arm along Orhuamudhu road in front of the Delta State High Court in Ozoro Community. The deceased was said to be on his way to work when the suspected yahoo boy knocked him down and zoomed off the scene of the accident for fear of not being…

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Archbishop Apena Urges Christians That To Be Patient With God

..as Prince Omote Dedicates Daughter, House To God The Archbishop of Bethesda Gospel Mission International Inc, Rt. Rev C. A. O. Apena has charged Christians to be patient with God in everything they find themselves doing.  He made this known at Faith Healing Ministry, in Udu local government area of Delta State when the family of Prince Omote Emmanuel dedicate their daughter, Oghenefejiro Grace Treasure Omote and the opening of the new home. According to the clergyman, “When God delays, there is always a purpose and as Christians we should…

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