Isoko Communities Protest Non-Payment Of GMOU Funds By Heritage

  By Kelvin Ohoror   OLEH- Women and youths of Olomoro, Emede and Oleh communities, Isoko South local government area of Delta State, have staged a protest against the non payment of cluster five OML30 2019 and 2020 GMOU projects funds by Heritage Energy Operational Service Limited. The protesters who barricaded the main entrance of the Olomoro/Oleh flow station being operated by the company, chanted songs of grievances as they displayed placards which bore various inscriptions such as “Heritage do not cause problem to cluster 5”, “Oleh, Emede and Olomoro…

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Analysis &Opinion: Welcome IGP Usman Alkali Baba

By Sunny Awhefeada   When Muhammadu Buhari finally stirred and fired the disaster that Muhammed Adamu was as Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police (IGP), the nation did not applaud the move even though Nigerians have long clamoured for his sack. That Adamu was shown the way out and Usman Alkali Baba was ushered in as the acting IGP meant nothing to Nigerians because to them, both men represent the same calling that has evolved to become the worst institution in the nation’s history. The ENDSARS uprising and its aftermath more…

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Urhobo Group, UYV, Moves To Save Language From Extinction

  By Omoghene Benedict   A group, Urhobo Youth Vision, UYV has advocated for compulsory teaching of the Urhobo language in all basic and secondary schools in Nigeria particularly in Delta state. The President of the group, Dr. Joel Ejutememuh made the call during a courtesy visit of the group to all Urhobo traditional rulers at the palace of the Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom, HRM, Ogbon Oghoro I, JP in Ughelli South local government area of Delta State. According to Dr. Ejutememuh, “Urhobo being the 5th largest ethnic nationality in…

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UPU Vow To Defend Urhobo Nation With All Its Might Against Banditry And Herdsmen Invaders

The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has vowed to defend it’s lands and citizens against marauding armed herdsmen that have constituted a major security challenge in all parts of the country. The President General Of UPU worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga, who spoke to newsmen after a closed door meeting with all the traditional rulers of Urhobo nation at the palace of the Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom in Ughelli South, held that Urhobo nation will use every arsenal at its disposal to defend her land against banditry and insurgency. According to Taiga,…

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Ogbimi Hails Delta Deputy Governor, Otuaro At 53

By Jerry Hez The Honourable member elect to  represent Isoko North Constituency at the Delta State House of Assembly,  Hon Jude Omena Ogbimi has congratulated the Deputy Governor of Delta State, Deacon Barr. Kingsley Otuaro on his 53rd Birthday anniversary. Hon Ogbimi stated this in a congratulatory message to the Deputy Governor on the occasion of his 53 Birthday, applauding the Deputy Governor for his exemplary dedication to the service of Delta State, Niger Delta and Nigeria at large. According to Hon Ogbimi “On behalf of my family,  the good…

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Analysis & Opinion: Nigeria Must Remember Them

By Sunny Awhefeada Nigeria has become a country that eats up her own both in war and in peace times. And we have lost count of how many of her own she has eaten these last twelve years. Many Nigerians shuddered and shed tears as the funeral obsequies of the twelve soldiers who were killed by bandits in Benue State two weeks ago was aired on television. The slain soldiers died in active service as they were on a mission to restore peace when they were killed in an ambushed…

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2023: APC In Quest To Take Over Delta, Elects NYC Exco

The youth wing of the All Progressive Congress, APC under the aegis of National Youth Council has elected the Delta State chapter of the body with the intention to wrestle power from the Peoples Democratic Party the forthcoming elections in the state. The election which was conducted through consensus in Ughelli North, saw the emergence of a 26man led executive drawn from the 25 local government areas of Delta State The convener and organizer of NYC Delta State chapter, Comr. Akoyere Edesiri Joy said, “We have noticed that our party,…

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Journalists, Publisher Escape Death From Factional UPU Youth President Ovie Oberhiri

    Five journalists yesterday narrowly escaped being killed by the factional youth president, Osu Ighele of Urhobo Progres Union (UPU) Mr. Ovie Oberhiri at Olomu in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State. The incident which occurred at the palace of the Ohworode of Olomu kigdom, took the intervention of another colleague, who quickly sighted the vehicle and draw their attention to it.   Journlists attached to, Galaxy Tv,  Delta Periscope, The Pointer, Urhobo Voice and the publisher Crown Royalties Magazine were the victims of Mr. Ovie murderous…

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Family Officially Announced The Transition Of Prince Milton Ohwovoriole, SAN

  By Kobiruo Joseph    OHWOVORIOLE family of Eyavwie Ruling House in Olomu Kingdom has formally announced the passage of its regent, Chief Milton Paul Ohwovoriole SAN, at Agbon-Olomu, its ancestral home in Ughelli South local government area, Delta State. The announcement was made by Prof Augustine Ohwovoriole before a gathering of the three ruling houses of of Olomu Kingdom, Eyavwie, Uhurie and Imoghoro, prominent Chiefs, Princes, Princesses, sons and daughters. He also said one month of mourning had been declared for the family and ruling house, “No burials, marriages,…

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Kelechi Iheanacho wins Leicester City’s Goal of the Month for March

Kelechi Iheanacho has added more glorious feathers to his cap as his goal won Leicester City’s Goal of the Month for March. The Nigerian first made History With First Premier League Hat-Trick In Leicester City’s Emphatic Win Over Sheffield United The 24-year-old scored seven goals for the Foxes last month, but only one could win the goal of the month Kelechi Iheanacho has received another accolade after his goal against Burnley was voted Leicester City’s goal of the month for March. Iheanacho enjoyed a good run of form for the…

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