International Youth Day: Delta Commissioner Tasked Youths On Self-Improvement

By Victor Bieni Delta State Commissioner, Directorate of Youth Development, Hon. Ifeanyi Egwuyenga has tasked youths in the state on the need for self – improvement for economic self- Independence. Hon. Egwuyenga made this call on Monday, 12th August during the one day seminar for youths entrepreneurs in the state while celebrating the International Youth Day in Asaba, Delta State Capital. The occasion which drew youths across the 25 Local government areas of the state of the apex body, members of the National Youth Council of Nigeria ( NYCN) with…

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AAC Affirms Nzenwa National Chairman As Sowore Remains Expelled

By Omoghene Benedict The African Action Congress, AAC, has reaffirm its continued support for Dr. Leonard Nzenwa as the National Chairman of the party as the presidential candidate of the party, Omoyele Sowore at the February 9, 2019 presidential election Omoyele Sowore remain expelled from the party. This was contained in a statement signed by Rev Udoka Peace Ossaiga for the National Executive Committee of the party in response to an interview granted to some National dailies by Elias Ozikpu on behalf Lagos State chapter of the party pledging the…

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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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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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Draws For Bet9ja Royal Cup holds September 4

By Jahrock Ujewe The draws for the 2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup will hold on September 4, 2019 at the prestigious Wellington Hotels in Effurun, Delta State. This is contained in a press statement released by the competition’s Media and Communications Lead, Jahrock Ujewe, on behalf of the Main Organizing Committee. The statement says there will be an orientation workshop for coaches and football agents, who will be taking part in the tournament, before the draws proper. It adds that Messrs Kelvin Omuojine and Henry Abiodun will be the lead speakers…

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Ughelli North Teachers Support Delta Nut, Rejects Okoh Led ASUSS

By Omoghene Benedict The Association of Secondary Schools Classroom Teachers, (ASSCT) in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state has thrown its support for the Nigeria Union of Teacher of the state following the alleged deduction of five hundred naira, N500 from teachers’ salaries by Academic Staff Union of Secondary School, ASUSS. In a statement signed by the chairman, Comr. Ojarikre Felix, Secretary Comr. Kako Kelly and the Public Relation Officer, Comr. Ifeta L.A and made available to the Pointer stated that not all secondary school teachers in Delta…

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NIHSA Predictions: CEPEJ Boss Urges Okowa To Consult Experts

By Victor Bieni WARRI- The National Coordinator of Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice ( CEPEJ), Comrade Sheriff Mulade has appealed to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to consult experts for lasting solutions towards the provision of better welfare to flood victims in the state as predicted by NIHSA. Comrade Mulade, a Niger- Delta human rights and Environmental Activist made the call in Warri while reacting to the call by Delta State Government to her Citizens living in flood prone areas to relocate to higher grounds. The Environmentalist opined that the predictions…

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Stay Focus As The Lord Has A Lot To Say In 2019, Christian Youths Charged

By Choice Grandball Christian youths have been charged to stay focus to make the best difference in life as children of God and partake in the the store of His provisions on earth where his treasure resides.  This charge was issued by Pastor Tunde Filani at WOSEM International Youth Convention tagged: Treasure  in Earthen Vessels at Wosem Shiloh Camp Ground, Ilesa-Ife expressway in Osun State. According to Filani, “Daily we are faced with the challenges of purposeful existence according to the plan of God for mankind importantly for professed Christians and…

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Community Leaders Urge To Champion Grassroot Football Development In Delta State

By Jahrock Ujewe, Community leaders in Delta State have been urged to be champions of grassroot football talent discovery by encouraging youths in their immediate environment to take to the round leather game at an early age. This was contained in remarks made by the Chief Consultant to the 2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup, Eddie Iseri Ogbemudia of Myron Topclass Sports Outfits, during a media campaign tour of some selected radio stations in Asaba. Ogbemudia said the Royal Cup tourney has come a long way through thin and thick, adding that…

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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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