DCC Appeals To Gov Okowa To Create Coastal Communities Development

By Victor Bieni The Leadership of Delta State Coastal Communities led by its President, Comrade Sheriff Mulade has renewed their call to the State Government to create the much needed Coastal Areas Development Agency ( CADA) in order to fast track the development of the area. The Leadership of DCC has also urged the entire leadership of the Members of the Delta State House of Assembly (DTHA) to consider the people’s Bill to establish Agency. A Delta born Environmental and human rights activist, Comrade Sheriff Mulade spoke to our reporter…

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Asaba -Ase Community Protests Abandon 7km Road Project In Delta

By JOEL GRANDBALL, The people of Asaba-Ase community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta has appeal to the state governor, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to call the contractor handling the 7km Asaba-Ase/Abari road in Ndokwa East and Patani local government areas back to site after it has been abandoned for over one year ago. In a placard carrying peaceful protest with inscription such as, Asaba-Ase is suffering for lack of road, ‘The Road Master come to our aides’ Our road have been abandoned’, ‘Sen. Nwaboshi, Ossai, Osanebi, Okowa,…

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Unity FC Of Asaba Targets 2019 Bet9ja Trophy

By Uruemu Favour, The chairman of Unity FC of Asaba, Miebaka Lugard Precious, has stated that his team is not in the 2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup to make up the numbers, but to reach the group stage and go on to claim the coveted crown. Miebaka said he is delighted that his team have registered for the competition and preparations have started in earnest. The chairman of the modest club commended Bet9ja agents for being at the forefront of reviving grassroot football in Delta State presently, since most corporate bodies…

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DSP Agege Sets To Pay Bursary To All Urhobo Language Students In DELSU

…. Urhobo is God’s idea- Waive     By Joel Grandball & Omamuzo Efidhere In a bid to motivate the study of Urhobo language amongst the Urhobo Nation, Deputy President of the 9th Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege is set to pay yearly bursary to all students in Urhobo Language Studies Department at the Delta State University. The Deputy Senate President stated this at the 3rd edition of Dr. Ovie Ughwanogho sponsored Urhobo language challenge facilitated by Urhobo Progressive Youth Association, UPYA. Represented by his Director General, Chuks Erhire, Senator Agege requested for…

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Boy,18, kills Mother, Slept With Her Corpse For Ritual

By Omoghene Benedict, An 18- year- old man simply identified as Samuel Akpobome has been arrested and paraded by the police in Edo State for allegedly killing his mother for money rituals In his confessional statement, Akpobome reveals on Wednesday that he strangled the victim, Christiana Ighoyivwi, while she was asleep in her residence on Market Road, Ologbo, Ikpoba – Okha Local Government Area of the state . The teenager , who was paraded by the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Johnson Kokumo, along with over 80 other suspects arrested for…

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Akpobasaha, Lucy, Efebe emerge winners in 3rd edition of Ughwanogho Urhobo Language Challenge

By Joel Grandball & Omamuzo Efidhere AKPOBASHA Oghenevwairhe of Delsu Secondary School, Efebe Ochuko and Odivwri Lucy Oghenetejiri both of Erho Secondary School all in Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta state have emerged winners of the 3rd edition of Dr. Ovie Ughwanogho sponsored Urhobo language challenge facilitated by Urhobo Progressive Youth Association, UPYA. The event which was held at Wellington Hotels in Effurun recently had 500 students drawn from 250 secondary schools across Delta central after which five students qualified for the finals. In his address, the…

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Use Your Position To Develop Delta State – APC urges Omo-Agege

The All Progress Congress, (APC) Ughelli North Local Government area Chapter, has charged the Deputy President of the Senate and Senator representing Delta Central Senatorial District, Ovie Omo-Agege to use his position to woe development to Delta State. The party gave the charge during the weekend when it’s executives led by the chapter’s chairman, Hon. Obakpororo paid a formal congratulatory visit to the Deputy President of the Senate at his country home in Oromurho-Orogun, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. Speaking during the visit, Hon. Obakpororo said, “we are…

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Use Your Position To Develop Isoko Nation Olodia Tells Appointees

Ovedhe Hezekiah Former candidate for Delta State House of Assembly for Isoko South Constituency II, Hon Oreva Olodia, has congratulated the newly appointed Isoko sons and daughters into the various boards and government parastatal by Delta State governor, Dr. Sen Ifeanyi Okowa. He charged them to use their wealth of experience to reposition the various boards they are assigned to, as well as work in line with the quick delivery of a stronger Delta vision and to attract development to Isoko nation. Hon Olodia stated this while addressing journalists in…

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DSP Ovie Omo-Agege, Waive, Afe, Igbakpa Others To Grace Urhobo Challenge Finale

  By Joel Grandball  DEPUTY President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege Members of the House of Representives, Rev. Francis Ejiroghene Waive, Efe Afe and Rt. Hon Ben Igbakpa and other dignitaries are expected to grace the grand finale of Urhobo Annual Challenge sponsored by Dr. Ovie Ughwanogho and facilitate by Urhobo Progressive Youths Association, UPYA, led by Comrade Marcus Ekure. According to the secretary of the planing committee, Counsellor Denis Agori, “The vision of the challenge is to nurture Urhobo students that have the value for the cultural heritage of…

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Oyovwi Congratulates Macaulay Over Appointment

By Omoghene Benedict, ENGINEER Lucky Oyovwi, a governorship candidate of MRDD in Delta state on March 9, 2019 election has congratulated Chief Ovuozorie Macaulay former secretary to the state government over his recent appointment as Director General of Warri/Uvwie and Environs Development Agency by Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa.  In a statement signed by Oyovwi,  describe Macaulay’s appointment as timely and a right choice made by the governor at the appropriate time. He said, “Knowing and choosing the right people is an outstanding quality of a good leader and this is what…

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