Oborevwori Was Never Invited By EFCC- CPS

    The Chief Press Secretary, (CPS) to the Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Mr Dennis Otu, Tuesday, said the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori was never invited by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC over the purchase of cars for members of the House.   Mr Otu in a statement made available to newsmen in Asaba, described media reports that the Speaker and the Clerk of the House, Mrs Lyna Aliya Ocholor were arrested and detained by the EFCC as incorrect and malicious.   Noting that…

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Delta CP Beefs Security Around Force Headquarters Over Suspected Attack

    ….I Am Not Aware Of Such Information – PPRO     BY Politicsgovernance.com Following the spate of recent attacks on policemen and police formations in different parts of Delta State, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ari Mohammed Ali, has ordered for security reinforcement at the state police headquarters, Asaba over fears of a likely attack. The directive by the police boss is coming on the heels of the killing of two policemen and their AK-47 rifles taken away by the hoodlums who reportedly ambushed them at the…

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Corpse Abandoned As Two Houses Are Razed Down In Ofuoma Community

  Two houses have been razed down and properties worth millions of Maura destroyed in Ofuoma community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State over the sudden death of a youth. The deceased simply identified as Saturday Eyamekware in his late 20s to early 30s whose corpse was abandoned at the family compound was said to have died from unknown ailments. It was gathered that youths from the community had destroyed the family house of the Eyamekware following a disagreement on where to bury the deceased. Narrating his…

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GCUOBA Class of ’71 Renovates, Commission Sports As Arch. Majoroh Is Returned PGWW For Second Term

By Policegovernance.com   Government College Ughelli Old Boys Association, GCUOBA, class of ’71 has renovated and commissioned the dilapidated school sports complex as part of activities to mark their golden jubilee celebration. This is just as Architect Charles Majoroh has been returned as the President General Worldwide of the Association for a second term. According to the chairman of the class, Prince Emmanuel Obaigbona, “If you look at the back and the past, you will know that the best thing in life is to give back to the institution that…

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I’m Out To Liberate My People From Long Years Of Suffering –Ojo

Omamuzo Efidhere Comrade Mudiaga Destiny Ojo, Councillorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has said his sole reason for contesting in the local government elections slated for March 6, is to liberate his people from the long years of suffering in the area of dividends of democracy. Fielding questions from newsmen during his flag off campaign at Effurun-Otor ward in Olomu, Ughelli South Local Government Area, Comrade Mudiaga Destiny Ojo, said that there is nothing on ground to show that the ward has had a credible councilor theses past…

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Analysis & Opinion: More Than Many Matters Arising

  By Sunny Awhefeada Nigeria has taken a pride of unenviable place as a country of one day one trouble. Nigeria relishes trouble and it is being sustained by trouble. There probably will be no Nigeria if there was no trouble. Nigeria has become home to trouble. This is why everyday brings its own share of trouble that the ones of yesterday and the day before yesterday not only become inconsequential, but takes a dim location in our collective memory. Nigerians wake up expecting trouble and ask “wetin dey happen?”…

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Students, Community Youths Rescue Kidnap Secondary School Teacher In Delta

Students of Oviri-Ogor secondary school, and youths from Oviri-Ogor community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta, on Wednesday rescue a kidnapped female teacher from her abductors. The teacher name withheld was abducted by her kidnappers at the school premises when she had resumed school for the afternoon session. It would be recalled that last Sunday, an inspector of police, Nimmgel Nwangwang on escort was shot dead at by suspected gunmen and his AK-47 rifle with no:5622630746 with 30 rounds of ammunition was taken away. According to sources from…

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Okorodafe Drums Support For Sen Agege Over Leadership Qualities

A founding member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and candidate for the Delta State House of Assembly at the 2015 general  election, Hon Goddey Okorodafe has described the leadership qualities of the senator representing Delta Central, Ovie Omo-Agege as amazing. Okorodafe who contested under the APC for Ughelli North Constituency II, appeal to stakeholders and leaders of the party to bury their hatchet to form a formidable force in winning future elections. Speaking to newsmen, the APC chieftain disclosed that, Deputy President of the Nigeria Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege has…

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Primary School Teachers Crumble Academic Activities In Ughelli North Over Minimum Wage

BY OMOGHENE BENEDICT  Academic activities were yesterday crumbled as primary school teachers under the aegis of Basic Education Staff Association of Nigeria, BESAN took to the streets of Ughelli North in a peaceful protest over non implementation of their 30 percent minimum wage. Clad in red on black attires, displaying placards with inscriptions such as, ‘We need our minimum’, ‘Promote graduate teachers in primary schools, ‘Pay us our minimum wage’, the protesters lamented the untold hardship they are passing through since 2019. Speaking to newsmen at the Ughelli North Secretariat,…

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Ogbon Royal Family Loses Prince In Olomu

  With heavy hearts and a deep sense of loss, but in difference to the will of God, the Ogbon Royal Family of Olomu Kingdom in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, announce the passage of Prince Emmanuel E. Ogbon. He died in the early hours of Thursday, January 14, 2021 in Lagos after a brief illness. Burial arrangements will be announced later. Signed: Prince Reuben Ogbon, on behalf of the Ogbon Royal Family

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