Analysis & Opinion: On A Darkling Plain

By Sunny Awhefeada,   If one were to write an abstract on Nigeria the resonating keywords will not be far from chaos, anarchy, confusion, tragedy, waste, loss and other such words with dense negative connotation. Matthew Anorld’s “Dover Beach” gives an apt imaginative depiction of the Nigerian narrative as it is today. Arnold, the Victorian writer captures the uncertainty and chaotic reality of his time in the following words, “So various, so beautiful, so new/Hath really neither joy, nor love, nor light/Not certitude, nor peace, nor help for pain/And we…

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Breaking: Missing 13-Yrs Old Girl Found

The 13-years girl missing Treasure Ofuya has been found and she is currently with security agents in Oghara, Ethiope West local government Area of Delta state. According to the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe, “Missing Treasure Ofuya has been found in oghara, she is currently with the police and will be reunited with her family soon. In declaring her missing, Bright Edafe, said, “One Treasure Ofuya ‘f’ of No. 9 Sunday Ogedegbe Street Okuokoko, Delta State whose photograph is on your screen has been reported missing.…

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Don’t Weary In The Face Of Mockery, Agbabi Tells Christians

By Kelvin Ohoror   The General Overseer Big Holy House of God Deliverance Ministry, Aviara, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State, Rev. Super Agbabi has enjoined Christians not to weary despite the mockery they face while doing the work of God. Delivering his homily on Sunday, Agbabi stated that “people will mock you when you are serving God and doing the will of the father,” noting that, “don’t be afraid because you are doing the work of your father God Almighty.” Citing 1 Peter 5: 5 to 9,…

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World Earth Day: NGOs Calls For Sustainability Of Natural Ecosystem

As the world marked it’s Earth Day globally, a non- governmental Organisation, Community Development Advocacy Foundation (CODAF), Children, Youth and Women Empowerment Initiative (CHiYoWo), and Printrite has called for the sustainability of the natural ecosystem in other to reduce death rate around the globe. World Earth Day is celebrated annually in practical support for environmental protection and the year 2021 edition with the theme: ‘Restore Our Earth’ is aimed to focus on natural processes, emerging technologies and innovative thinking that can restore the world’s ecosystems. According to a joint statement…

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Ekiugbo/Iwhreko Crisis: UPU APPEALS FOR CALM IN UGHELLI

  The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide has called on the two communities of Ekiugbo and Iwhreko in Ughelli Kingdom to sheathe their swords for peace to reign and allow Constitutional and Traditional Authorities look into their grievances, with a view to bringing a permanent solution to the lingering crisis over the ownership and control of the Ughelli Main Market. In a statement by Hon. Abel Oshevire, National Publicity Secretary, he noted that: “Our President-General, Worldwide, Olorogun Dr. Moses Taiga, JP, is very worried and unhappy at the renewed hostilities…

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Group Sets To Organize Urhobo Nation, Africa Music And Cultural Festival

AN Urhobo non-governmental organization, Urhobo Youths Vision world wide, has concluded arrangements to organize a five days cultural feast tagged, Urhobo national Africa music and cultural festival. President of the group, Dr Joel Ejutememuh made this revelation at Idjere, Ethiope West local government area of Delta State when they paid a visit to the Traditional ruler of the kingdom, HRM, Monday Obukowho Whiskey. Addressing the monarch and his council of chiefs, the president stated that the conception of the group is to focus on the traditional cultural heritage of Urhobo…

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Three Killed As Iwhreko And Ekiugbo Communities Resume Hostilities Over Market Ownership

  Ekiugbo and Otor-Iwhreko communities have resumed hostilities following the alleged killing of  three persons over the  unresolved market dispute in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. It was gathered that the deceased, two men and a woman were shot and their corpses dropped at the entrance to one of the communities while the woman was shot at the front of her store, died at the hospital. According sources from one of the communities, we have no issues with them because the matter is before the Delta state…

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Analysis & Opinion: Let Us Stand With Nigeria

By Sunny Awhefeada,     I choose to stand with Nigeria at this moment and always. I stand with her armed forces. I stand with her people who make up the immediate humanity I know. Let us stand with Nigeria. Ours is a nation in distress, but I am sanguine that no matter the turbulence, we shall wake up someday to a new dawn, glorious and brimful of greatness. Yes, this too, this storm, shall pass! And we shall say lo here is peace! But this optimism will be in…

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Ohwodje Emerges As Ovie-Elect Of Ewu-Urhobo kingdom

By Politicsgovernance.com The Ekade Ruling House of Ewu-Urhobo Kingdom in Ughelli South local government area of Delta state, has concluded the selection process and presented Chief Gabriel Ohwodje Macaulay as the next traditional ruler, Ovie-elect of the kingdom. At a meeting of the ruling house held at the family house of Ekade, Chief Macaulay was declared and presented as the most qualified candidate to ascend the throne of their forefathers. Addressing newsmen after the meeting, the Otota of Ekade Ruling House, Chief John Oyiberhe, disclosed that a four member screening…

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Black Sunday: FRSC Officer Crush To Death, Others Injured In Road Accident At Ughelli

  An Officer attached to the Federal Road Safety Corp, Ughelli Unit yet to be identified has been crushed to death and many others injured in an accident in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. The incident occurred along the East/West road by Ekrerhavwe-Agbarho junction. It was gathered. According to sources, “The FRSC officers were on patrol when a blue Toyota Camry with red no: AGL 405 GJ was coming from Warri rammed into their stationed van with reg no: A0/1-882 RS and killed one of the officers…

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