Opa Williams Accuses Ejele Of….

By Dr. Opa Williams   Sunday 1st of May, 2022, I left Asaba very early with my crew to honour an appointment with the immediate past chairman, Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Governing board, Evang. Michael Diden, A.K.A Ejele; our rendezvous is the headquarters of Mega Praise Church of Christ, Sapele, Sapele Local Government Area, Delta state, where he (Evang. Michael Diden, AKA Ejele) is the General Overseer. Our appointment was media related, and he asked that we meet at the church headquarters immediately after the close…

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Ughelli Descendants Union Supports UPU Endorsement Of Edevbie As Delta Gov In 2023

Ughelli Descendants Union, UDU, worldwide  has supported the Urhobo Progress Union, UPUendorsement of Olorogun David Edevbie to succeed governor Ifeanyi Okowa as the governor of Delta state in 2023  UDU in a statement signed by all its executive members of  all communities president general in Ughelli kingdom held that Olorogun David Edevbie is the rightful candidate to modernize Delta. According to the statement, “UDU in it’s enlarged meeting held on May 21, 2022 at Ughelli kingdom hall unanimously endorsed Olorogun David Edvbie for governor in 2023 general elections in support…

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Omote Congratulates Victorious Tabite, Utuama, Brown, Agofure At PDP Primaries

National coordinator of Elohim Political Forum, EPF, Prince Emmanuel Omote has congratulated the winners of the just concluded Peoples Democratic Party, primaries election, Talib Tebite, Agofure Onoriode, Festus Utuama and Jite Brown for the House of Representatives and Assembly respectively.   Omote in a statement signed by him who described their victories as the will of God and the interest of the electorate called on all PDP faithful to replicate same feat at the 2023 election.   “Their victory is the will of the people,the PDP as they believed that…

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Delta PDP Primaries: Cast Your Votes For Oborevwori, Urhobo In Diaspora Urgess PDP Delegates

  …Says only Oborevwori can secure future of Delta The Urhobos in Diaspora, have, for the umpteenth time, called on the delegates into the governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, to elect the Speaker of the state’s House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff F.O. Oborevwori, as the governorship candidate of the party, tomorrow, Wednesday, May 25th, 2022.   The Urhobos, especially those of Okpe extraction in the United Kingdom, noted that Rt Hon Oborevwori held the ace for the development of the state in…

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Delta Guber: Gbagi Raises Alarm Over Allege Threat To Life By Delta Governor

  Kenneth Gbagi a frontline 2023 governorship aspirant in Delta State, has alleged that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has threatened to kill him at a meeting he was forced out by his security aides.   In a petition signed and released, Gbagi, a chieftain of the  Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  also accused Governor Okowa of preventing him from partaking in a recent meeting with ad hoc delegates of the party, in Asaba.   Gbagi, in a letter dated May 21 and addressed to the PDP National Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu through Delta…

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How Oshimili South PDP Delegates Resisted Former PDP Chair, Uzor, Alleged Oath-Taking Ritual

Delegates of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Oshimili South Local Government Area, have resisted an alleged  attempt by Chief Edwin Uzor, former State Chairman of the party, to force them into swearing to an oath. It is exclusively gathered that on the evening of Saturday, May 21, Chief Edwin Uzor invited the delegates to his house, where he allegedly talked them into taking an oath as a means of getting their loyalties into voting a particular candidate in the forthcoming Governorship primary. According to an insider, Chief Uzor informed them…

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PDP Primaries: Agofure Floors Eric Oharisi With 5 Votes

Deputy Leader of Ughelli North Legislative Arm, Mr Onoriode Agofure has emerged the winner of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, primary for Ughelli North Constituency II seat in the state legislature. Six aspirants contested for the primaries which was held on Sunday at the Ughelli Township stadium and Agofure defeated the incumbent, Hon. Eric Oharisi and five others. Nineteen delegates voted during primaries and Onoriode Agofure pulled 10 votes, Eric Oharisi 5 votes, Ovweghrederohwo Richard Aduvie 2 votes, Rufus Edoja Akpodiete 1 vote, Oke Umurhohwo 1 vote, and Chadu Ojevwe…

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Ongoing Illegality In NDDC –President Buhari And The APC Need To Act Now

By Tonye Ogbogbula   Amity between the President Muhammadu Buhari government and the people of Nigeria who he governs is based on trust which is earned from promises made and promises kept. One of such promises by President Buhari to the nation was made on June 24, 2021 when, receiving the leadership of the Ijaw National Congress (INC), he unequivocally committed to inaugurate the NDDC Board upon the receipt of the Commission’s Forensic Audit report, which report has been submitted to him since September 2, 2021. The President said: ‘‘Based…

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Commotion As PDP Postpone House Of Assembly Primaries Nationwide

The proposed primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, slated to commence in less than 24 hours has been postponed over the inability of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the electoral bill into law.   The primaries would have commence with the State House of Assembly on May 21st, 2022 to be followed by House of Reps on May 22, and the Senate and governorship on 23rd and 26th respectively in May. An yet to be confirmed report disclosed that the State Houses of Assembly Primaries would be held…

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News Feature: Letter To Mama Deborah

By Sunny Awhefeada   Dear Mama Deborah,     I am sure you have never heard of me or read any of my essays in this column. I am therefore unknown to you as you were hitherto unknown to me and many other Nigerians. Yesterday, you were largely unknown. Today, you have become well known to the extent of saying your family name has become a household name. Your transformation from obscurity to visibility came to be as a result of the gruesome murder of your beloved daughter, Deborah. Yes,…

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