IDUMUJE-UGBOKO: Those Being Prosecuted Has Nothing To Do With Land Acquisition

By Michael Veloh,     The Obi-designate of Idumuje-Ugboko, HRM, Solomon Eziokwubundu Nwabuokei Nwoko, has said those arrested and being prosecuted for killings, mayhem and other forms of crime in the kingdom has nothing to do with land acquisition by Linas International LTD.   The monarch in a statement by his Press Secretary, Mr Fred Akpewe said: “We have several times taken a swipe at persons who ignorantly or out of mischief try to paint the erroneous impression that the land acquisition for university project in Idumuje-Ugboko is related to…

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MARIS LECTURE: Business Mogul, Enahoro Emerges As Discussant

  A renowned Delta-born businessman, Hon. Eta Enahoro, has emerged as one of the discussants for this year’s edition of Maris Public Service Lecture. Announcing the name in Asaba, Delta State on Friday, the Secretary of Maris Trust Council,  Comrade Fidelis Egugbo, said that Hon. Enahoro popularly known and addressed as “His Excellency,” is a man of many parts who has vast knowledge and experience to discuss the topic for this year’s edition titled, “Selfless service: A Phenomenal Virtue.” Egugbo said, “we are happy to announce to the world that…

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APC Chieftain Rejects, Returns Christmas Rice Gift From Sen. Omo-Agege In Delta

  A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ethiope East LGA, Chief Ufuoma Deniran has rejected and returned a bag of rice as Christmas gift from the Deputy President of the  Nigeria Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege. According to an online news platform not this medium, “The bag of rice was delivered to the residence of Chief Ufuoma Deniran by the Ethiope East LGA Secretary, Blessing Etaghene, while he (Deniran) was away in Benin.   Watch the Video below of the Christmas Rice Rejection The rice was returned to…

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Analysis & Opinion: For Abednego Ekoko, For Johnson Barovbe

By Sunny Awhefeada Today’s intervention is dedicated to two personages who unknowingly shared similar destinies and walked paths that were similar in more ways than one. I came to know both men in my adult years when I had become old enough to observe, evaluate and reach tentative conclusions. I doubt if they knew each other well as their association was something that can be classified among those phenomena that occurred happenstantially. I am referring to Professor Abednego Eloghene Ekoko and Chief Johnson Modika Barovbe, both of whom joined their…

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