Omote Congratulates Oborevwori, Calls For Cooperation Among Party Bigwigs

    Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Emmanuel Omote has congratulated the governorship candidate of the party, Rt. Hon Sheriff Oborevwori for his victories at the just concluded primaries.     Oborevwori, the current Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly scored 590 votes clinch the PDP ticket beating the state Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, the senator representing Delta South, James Manager, Olorogun David Edevbie and others at the Asaba Township stadium.   In his congratulatory message, Omote described Oborevwori victory as the handiwork of God…

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Analysis & Opinion: The Mind of Those Who Rule Us

By Sunny Awhefeada   There is something elusive about what happens to people who ordinarily were decent and rational before their ascent to power. It is either, philosophers have not been able to fully come to terms with this oddity or that those who walk the corridors of power remain incorrigible to the lessons of time. So much has been said about power as an aphrodisiac. So much has been written about power as an intoxicant. And the British historian, Lord Acton quipped, and rightly so, that “power tends to…

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