Uwheru: Explosion Rocks Agadama, Kills Chairman As Many Others Injure

By Politicsgovernance.com Suspected dynamite explosion has killed the chairman of Agadama community simply identified as Sunday Iniovogoma while many others sustained various degrees of violation in Uwheru Kingdom, Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. Sources from the community disclosed that the chairman was asleep when the unfortunate incident occurred and part of the building was shattered by the explosion. A Community source disclosed that, before the explosion, Iniovogoma had received a call from some unknown person for discussion which he had earlier denied them audience. It will be…

Read More

Odibo Defeats Onomuvwe As Oteri-Ughelli Swears-In New PG

  By politicsgovernance.com The people of Oteri-Ughelli community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State have elected Hon. Erakporfoke Odibo as the new President of the community in a keenly contested election amidst tight security. Hon. Erakpofoke pulled 741 votes to defeat his closest contestant, Mr. Godwin Onomuvwe who got 635 votes in an election described as the most peaceful, transparent and fairest in the history of the community. The election which held on Saturday, 8th of August at the Oteri-Ughelli Town Hall, Ughelli, Ughelli North local government…

Read More

Gunmen Kill Police Officer Attach To IGP Task Force Team In Delta

  BY JOEL GRANDBALL, Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers  yesterday, attacked a team of policemen attached to the Inspector General Police, IGP Special Taskforce on Petroleum and Illegal Bunkering killing one of the policemen in the team in Delta State. The incident according to security sources, occurred at the Evwreni axis of the East-West road in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. Contacted to speak on the incident, the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Onome Onowakpoyeya said, ‘Please I will get back to you’ which she…

Read More

Oil Rich Afiesere Community Swears-In Aduvie Led Executive

By Omoghene Benedict, THE newly elected 17-man executives of  Afiesere community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta state, have been sworn-in with Mr. Richard Ovwreghederohwo also known as Aduvie as president. This is just as the President General of Ughelli Descendants Union, UDU, Chief Pius Omubaye has charged them to focus on the speedy development of the community  Members of the executives also sworn-in are: Olorogun Shikaleke Okiemute, Vice President, Mr. Lucky Oleya, Secretary General, Mr. Matthew Otuokena, Treasurer, Mr. Lucky Ikporo, P.R.O, Mr. Philip Ukpokpo, Asst. Secretary,…

Read More

Analysis: A Nation In Self-Denial

  By Sunny Awhefeada A hallmark of Nigerian leadership has been grand delusion complemented by a perpetual propensity for self-denial. Nigerian rulers often frame their sense of grand delusion by referring to Nigeria as “a great nation”, “the giant of Africa” and ascribing other grandiose sentiments to our wobbling nationhood! Their propensity for self-denial manifests in the “refusal to recognize unpleasant realities”. Hence, an Ibrahim Magu would come out to trumpet the great success being recorded in the fight against corruption. A Lai Mohammed would come out piping that insurgency…

Read More

Ozoro killing: Deceased Family Petitions IG, Demands Justice Against Killer Officer

By Omoghene Benedict, The family of Collins Iki that was shot dead during Monday August 3rd, 2020 protest in Ozoro the headquarters of Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta has called on the Inspector General of Police demanding for urgent intervention and comprehensive investigation in order to bring justice against the killer of their son. This was contained in a petition addressed to the Inspector General of Police date 7th August, 2020 with caption “Brutal and gruesome murder of Collins Iki, 23-years old boy of Ozoro kingdom, on 3rd…

Read More

International Youth Day: ONIYERE ADVISES YOUTH TO ESCHEW GET RICH QUICK SYNDROME

  By Emmanuel Agbubi   Member Representing Ughelli North Constituency 1 at the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Charles Oniyere, has advised youths of his Constituency, Deltans and Nigeria to generally to eschew get rich quick syndrome. Speaking on the occasion of World Youth Day with the theme: Youth Engagement For Global Action, described the Nigeria youths as a great asset to nation and a vital element in building a stronger nation This statement was contained in a Press Release by the head of Oniyere Media Team, Comrade Oghara…

Read More

Urhobo Youths Marks 72nd Mukoro Mowoe Memorial Day Celebration

  By Emmanuel Agbubi,   The Ukoko r’ Okugbe r’ Ighelle r’ Urhobo (Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Youth Wing) led by Comrade Nixon Ufouma Duru and his executives marked this year 72nd memorial of late Chief Mukoro Mowoe. Mowoe is the pioneer President General of the UPU, 1937-1948. The event which took places both in Warri and Ughelli on the 10 August, 2020 witnesses a cross section of Urhobo youth across the 24 Kingdoms of Urhoboland. Deacon Victor Mowoe who had on behalf of Mukoro Mowoe for the family in Warri,…

Read More

Delta PDP Congress: Omote Congratulates Esiso Victory, Lauds Okowa Leadership Skills

  The national coordinator of Elohim Political Forum, Prince Emmanuel Omote has congratulated Barr Kingsley Esiso on his releection as the State PDP Chairman at the just concluded congress and the state governor, Sen Dr Ifeanyi Okowa for his leadership skills in the process. Omote in his congratulatory message described the victory as a symbol of unity among members of the party. He said, It is crystal clear with the level of unity exhibited during the PDP congress in the state, that in the next coming elections, the party has…

Read More

Group Counsels Buhari On Next PAP Coordinator 

Group Counsels Buhari On Next  By Joe Favour  President Muhammadu Buhari has been advised to be wary of those positioning themselves for appointment as the next coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, PAP particularly from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The advice was given by a pressure group within the All Progressives Congress, APC under the aegis of Niger Delta Progressives, NDP wherein they disclosed that most of the contenders for the position do not have the interest of the region in line with the developmental agenda of the president.…

Read More