Delta Assembly Screens, Confirms DLA Members

  The State House of Assembly has screened and confirmed the nominees forwarded to the House by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for appointment as Director General and Directors of the Direct Labour Agency, (DLA). The screening of the nominees followed a motion moved by the Majority Leader, Honourable Tim Owhefere seconded by the Chief Whip, Honourable Pat Ajudua at Tuesday’s plenary presided over by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori . The nominees are Honourable Precious Ajaino, Director General, Engineer Blessing Enamuotor, Barrister Ndudi Osakunih-Izuegbu and Engineer Austin Bebeteidoh as Directors.…

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Omo-Agege Condemns Attacks On Oshiomole

.… CALLS ON PARTIES TO EMBRACE DIALOGUE The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has condemned the attacks on the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole in Benin City, Edo State. Omo-Agege said this in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Yomi Odunuga, in Abuja on Sunday. Describing the development as callous, cowardly, inhumane and totally unacceptable that should be condemned by all, he noted that political practice in the country should not be allowed to degenerate to a situation…

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First man to conduct spacewalk Alexei Leonov passes on

Alexei Leonov, a Soviet-era cosmonaut who was the first man to conduct a spacewalk in 1965, died in Moscow on Friday aged 85 after a long illness. The Russian space agency Roscosmos said it was saddened to announce the death of “cosmonaut No 11” who was twice decorated with the country’s top honour, the Hero of the Soviet Union. Leonov was a close friend of Yury Gagarin, who became the first human to go to outer space in 1961. Four years later Leonov made history when he left a spacecraft…

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ICWLS Boss Norminates Microimplant Disease Surgery Inventor For Best Global Awards

By Victor Bieni   The World Grand President, International Chartered World Learned Society (ICWLS), and the Vice Chancellor, Crown University International Chartered, Accra Ghana, Professor Sir, Bashiru Aremu has norminated to the Board of trustees of ICWLS, an Ophthalmologist, Microimplant disease surgery inventor, Prof Sir Dr Luis Abad for International best Award. Professor Sir, Bashiru Aremu disclosed this today to our reporter in a telephone conversation Stated that Professor Sir Luis Abad is World’s best Distinguished Ophthalmologist. The Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology, Dr. Professor Sir Luis Abad, the creator of…

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OMO-AGEGE MOURNS EDOZIEN

  Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed deep loss over the passing of Professor Emmanuel Edozien (OFR), a renowned economist and Economic Adviser to former President Shehu Shagari. Professor Emmanuel Edozien, a sibling of the Asagba of Asaba, Obi Professor John Chike Edozien passed away aged 82, in his Ikoyi residence last Saturday following a brief ailment. In a condolence message signed and issued by Senator Omo-Agege’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Yomi Odunuga, the Senator noted the accomplishments of the late Professor in…

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First African Professor and Provost WCUI, USA Celebrates God’s Goodness

  By Victor Bieni The distinguished Eminent International Professor of Economics, Sir, Kolapo Ige has celebrated the goodness of God in West Coast University International Campus, Los Angeles, California, United States of America as the First African Professor and Provost of the Institution. The Provost WCUI, USA disclosed this to our reporter today in a telephone conversation while thanking God for his mercies and support. The Osun State Born Nigerian Professor and Provost, West Coast University International, USA is a motivating and talented Professor of Economics and Management with strong…

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NIGERIA @ 59: As Okowa Calls For Renewed Hope

  BY FIDELIS EGUGBO, NIGERIA, last Tuesday, celebrated her 59th independence anniversary. To a lot of persons, there was nothing to celebrate, while to a few others, there was a lot to celebrate. Whatever your belief, however, you are absolutely right. But, the fact remains that we are all guilty when it has to do with the level of progress we have made and ironically, we are also, victims of what the Anglican Bishop of Asaba Diocese, Rev. Justus Mogekwu, described last Sunday as “a matrimonial misadventure.” 59 years after,…

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GEJ Knocks British Fmr Prime Minister, David Cameron Over Chibok Girls

My Response To David Cameron’s Claims I read the comments by former British Prime Minister, David Cameron, in his new book, For the Record, in which he accused me and the Nigerian Government, which I headed, of corruption and rejecting the help of the British Government in rescuing the Chibok Girls, who were kidnapped on April 14, 2014. It is quite sad that Mr. Cameron would say this because nothing of such ever occurred. As President of Nigeria, I not only wrote letters to then Prime Minister David Cameron, I…

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Declaring Uduaghan Winner In Appeal Will Amount To Gross Irregularities-Epetuku

    By Omoghene Benedict   The senatorial candidate of the Justice Must Prevail Party, JMPP, in February Senatorial for Delta South, Mr. Kovie Andrew Epetuku has disclosed that if the Court of Appeal sitting Benin eventually declared the immediate past governor of Delta State and the candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan winner of the election, it would amount to gross irregularities.   Fielding questions from newsmen, Epetuku said, “The election that took place which I participated as the candidate of my party in…

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Gbegbaje to ALMA MATER, Be Exemplary For DELSU Education Sustainability

By Victor Bieni ASABA- The Permanent Secretary, Directorate of Government House and Protocol, Sir Edwin Ogidi- Gbegbaje has sued for Peace and adminished DELSU ALMA MATER to show exemplary behavior towards the education survival of the great institution. Sir Edwin made this call during the Just concluded August Meeting of DELSU Alumni Award and Gala Night at Hotel Benizia, Asaba. Sir Edwin Ogidi- Gbegbaje while delivering his speech noted that Alumni Association should work toward ensuring that they protect and project the legacies of the founding fathers of the great…

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