Okowa Killing Tertiary Institutions in Favour Of Owa-Alero – IMG

  . . . Laments neglect of Oleh campus ….Says gov entrenching nepotism in all facets of administration The Isoko Monitoring Group, IMG, has lamented the neglect of the Delta State University, Oleh campus and the poor development of the Delta State University of Science and Technology, Ozoro by the state government, saying Governor Ifeanyi Okowa was killing all tertiary institutions in the state in favour of the Owa-Alero campus of the newly created University of Delta, Agbor. IMG, in a communique issued at the end of an extraordinary emergency…

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CDY Group Accuses Prof. Muoboghare Of Imposing His Wife As Registrar In Delta University

  A non governmental organisation under the auspices of Coalition of Delta Youth, CDY, has accused the immediate passed Commissioner for Higher Education, Prof. Patrick Mouboghare, for allegedly imposing his wife, Mrs Mouboghare Stella as Registrar of Delta State University of Science and Technology, Ozoro. The Coalition of Delta Youth, stated this in a statement made available to newsmen signed by it’s Chairman, Comrade Mudiaga Abiri, after their meeting held in Ughelli North Local Government Council of Delta State, positing that, “the act of the former Commissioner who also doubles…

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FORMER MALAWIAN PRESIDENT JOYCE BANDA PAYS TRIBUTE TO PROPHET TB JOSHUA

  “We want to thank God for the precious gift, Senior Prophet TB JOSUA, that HE gave to the world. In 2009 my husband RICHARD BANDA was serving as Chief Justice in Swaziland after serving as Chief Justice of Malawi for ten years. In November of that year he was travelling to West Indies to attend a conference of the Commonwealth Judges and Magistrates Association. In London, he suffered a massive stroke. I was myself serving as Vice President of Malawi and was in Venezuela attending the Venezuela/ Africa summit…

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Onose Deep Oil /Gas, FUPRE Set To Build Modular Refinery In Agbarha-Otor

By Kobiruo Joseph The management of Onose Deep Oil and Gas Limited, in collaboration with Federal University of Petroleum has concluded plans to build a 60,000 bpd modular refinery at Omavovwe-Agbarha-Otor community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. Speaking to newsmen after meeting with the management of FUPRE, the Managing Director of Onose Deep Oil/Gas, Chief  Jim said, “We are here on the existing agreement we have with the school management to build the 60,000 bpd modular refinery, the Russia are willing, and desirous by our agreement…

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Houses Burnt, Many Injured Over Land Dispute Between Oleri And Obubu In Udu LGA

  Tension is currently high as several houses have been burnt and many others injured in a alleged land dispute between Obubu and Oleri communities in Udu local government area of Delta state. According to sources from the communities about 17 houses have been reportedly set ablaze in a boundary dispute between Obubu and Oleri communities which has raised tension residents are fleeing the areas to take refuge in neighbouring towns. “The land situates between the communities and there has been ownership dispute over the years”, a source who sought…

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Analysis: Exceptional Leadership Style Of Bashorun Askia Ogieh

By Alex Ovie   “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more and grow more, you are a leader” – John Quincy Adams (1787 – 1848). That evergreen quote made over 150 years ago by John Quincy Adams, celebrated statesman and diplomat who served as the Sixth President of the United States of America from 1825 to 1829 aptly describes the disposition to leadership over the years of Bashorun Askia Ogieh. From the womb of time, Bashorun Askia Ogieh (JP), Udu of Isokoland and the Managing Director/Chief Executive…

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Analysis &Opinion: I Pledge To Nigeria My Country?

  By Sunny Awhefeada   One of the earliest verses any Nigerian child commits to memory is the national pledge. The other one is the national anthem. Both renditions derive from an impassioned patriotism. The composers looked deep into the soul of Nigeria at a time when it was a country if ever it was and deployed the most sublime of tropes in encoding our articles of faith. As children, my generation rolled its tongue rendering both verses in alignment with the idea of Nigeria. Both were compulsory renditions during…

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Just In: Okowa Names Vice Principal, Returns Six Commissioners, Others As Commissioner Nominees

Delta state governor, Sen Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has returned six former commissioners as he name a Vice Principal 1, of Ughelli Mixed Secondary School and other nominees to the Delta State House of Assembly for confirmation. The names of the nominees were read by the Speaker, Honorable Sheriff Oborevwori The nominees are 1. Mr. Charles Aniagwu, 2. Dr. Barry Gbe, 3. Hon. Julius Egbedi 4. Mr. Ifeanyi Egwuyenga, 5. Chief Arthur Akpowowo 6. Chief Festus Ochonogor. 7. Mrs. Flora Alanta, 8. Mr. Churchill Amagada, 9. Engineer JonathanUkodhiko 10. Honourable Evelyn…

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Pastor Escapes Death For Mocking TB Joshua At Death In Ughelli

By Erukapomre Promise,   A mobile pastor at the popular Otovwodo market narrowly escaped death after speaking ill of late TB Joshua while preaching at the marketin Ughelli North local government area of Delta state. The mobile pastor whose identity could not yet be ascertained as at the time of this report by angered market women for claiming he had prophesied the death of popular Nigerian prophet, TB Joshua. The pastor, it was gathered  has been a regular preacher at the market, had gone on June 14, 2021, to carryout…

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Analysis: SCHOOL COMMUNITY RELATIONS. HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES AND THE CHALLENGES IN DELTA STATE BASIC AND SECONDARY EDUCATION SYSTEM

BY COMR. BLESSING OMARAYARUE EGBAGBARA (JP)   INTRODUCTION: The issues of the school community relations and the attendant challenges of school at all levels will always remain relevant and existing, particularly as it has come to be accepted that an organic relationship serves as a catalyst to positively change to both schools and the communities they served. However, when we project into the future, to enquire about the kind of relationship, we either foresee or expect, we bear in mind that such a failure will come with factors which will…

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