Benefitting Communities Can Choose Their Projects –NDDC Boss

Chief Samuel Ogbuku, Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) said that the commission cannot choose projects for benefiting communities. Ogbuku stated this at the 13th Extraordinary General Assembly of the Forum of Monarchs in the South South on Tuesday in Asaba. The theme of the meeting is ” Strengthening Collaboration for Development in the South South Region: the Role of the Traditional Institution. He said that communities have the right to dictate to the commission what they wanted and not the commission to dictate to them. Ogbuku said that…

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Make Dis Government Kill Us Make Everybodi Rest

By Sunny Awhefeada,   It has become trite to reiterate that the primary objective of government is the security and welfare of the people. This cliché which is taken for granted all over the world appears to be alien to the Nigerian context even though it is enshrined in our constitution. Since we observe every regulation in the breach and go against the grain in all that we do, government has become the people’s most inveterate antagonist in Nigeria. The people have come to see government as an adversary and…

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Court Rejects Itsekiri Attempt To Stop Fresh Delineation In Warri Federal Constituency

  THE Federal High Court, Warri Division has rejected an interim application by the Itsekiri ethnic nationality to stop the Supreme Court Ordered fresh delineation of electoral wards and units in Warri Federal Constituency comprising of Warri North, Warri South and Warri South West Local Government Areas) of Delta State. The ruling of the Court delivered by Justice I. M. Sani Thursday, the 23rd day of May, 2024 was sequel to an Ex-parte motion in Suit No. FHC/WR/CS/46/2024 filed by the Itsekiri Ethnic Nationality through their Lawyer, Chief Robinson Ariyo.…

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Delta LG Election: Protesters Accuse, Utuama,Ideh Of Allege Imposition Of Councilorship Candidate In Ughelli South

 …..It’s Not True – Dr Ideh Response Members of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Jeremi DSIEC Ward 3, Ughelli South Local Government Area have accused state lawmaker, Festus Utuama and Dr. Adogbeji Ideh of defiling Governor Sheriff Oborevwori’s stern warning against imposition of councilorship candidates on the party in next month’s Local Government (LG) Elections in Delta state. It would be recalled that Governor Oborevwori had prior to the PDP primaries to pick Chairmanship and Councillorship candidates frowned against imposition of unpopular candidates, warning to deal with PDP leaders who…

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Tantita Operatives Apprehend Speedboat With Unquantified Illegally Refined Products

  OPERATIVES of Tantita Security Services Nigeria Limited Tuesday morning arrested a V6 200-Horse- Power Engine Speedboat conveying unquantified illegally refined crude oil stored in sacks. Politicsgovernance.com learned that the boat was intercepted at the Ogunu Creek, in Warri South Local Government Area, Delta State. The arrest took place while Itsekiri Tantita workers were on a peace sensitization tour to different communities in the area. In a chat with newsmen, Engr. Samson Uwatse, Tantita Security Co-ordinator, Ugbodede and Iffiekporo Communities said, “In the course of our work visit today 21st…

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One Year Anniversary: Former Lawmaker Hails Oborevwori For Developmental Strides

  .…Says New Campus Of University of Science And Technology In Orerokpe Is Gateway To Unprecedented Development   The Immediate Past Majority Leader of Okpe Local Government Area Legislative Arm, Hon. (Barrister) Ramsey Daniel Okoro has hailed the Developmental strides of the Delta State Governor, Rt. Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, saying that the Governor has taken the state to enviable heights within one year in office. Speaking on the one year anniversary of the State Governor, Hon. (Barrister) Ramsey Daniel Okoro who was also former Legal Adviser of PDP in Okpe…

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Delta South Leaders Pass Vote Of Confidence On Gov Oborevwori

Leaders and stakeholders of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta South Senatorial District of Delta State have passed votes of implicit confidence on the state’s Governor, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori. The party leaders, at a crucial meeting held in Warri, on Sunday, said the vote of confidence on the governor stemmed from the giant developmental strides recorded in the nooks and crannies of the state within the first one year of his administration. The Leaders, including elected and appointed public officers at the state and federal government levels…

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LG Election: Udu PDP In Crisis Over List Of Councillorship Candidates

…as group threatens court action By Omoghene Eloho,   Ahead of the July 13th 2024 Local Government Council election in Delta State, a political pressure group in Udu, the Udu PDP Stakeholders, has launched a massive protest against the process that led to the alleged emergence of some Councillorship candidates in some wards, accusing a section of the PDP leadership of bias and deliberate plot to frustrate the unity of the party and weaken the party in the build up to 2027. In a similar development, the PDP leadership in…

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Two Critically Injured As Delta State Governor Convoy Is Involved In Fatal Accident

Two persons are in critical condition as the convoy of the Delta State Governor, Rt Hon Sheriff F.O Oborevwori was involved in a fatal accident while returning from Warri to Asaba on Monday. Though the report is sketchy, it was gathered that incident happened just after Federal College of Education Technical Asaba, opposite Steel company. Sources disclosed that one of the Orderlies and Drivers are the injured victims and they are currently receiving medical treatment at an undisclosed hospitals. The source disclosed that one of the vehicles’ tyre burst while…

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365 Days: Former Okpe Council Boss, Esiovwa Urges Deltans To Sustain Their Support For Oborevwori

As Delta State marks Governor Oborevwori’s first year in office, the immediate past chairman of Okpe Local Area Area, Hon. Isaiah Onoriode Esiovwa has urged Deltans to rally behind the Governor and support his vision for the state’s progress. In an interview, with our Crew of DENNIS OTU and DANIEL BAYAGBON, Hon. Isaiah Onoriode Esiovwa, praised the Governor for his impactful initiatives and dedication to improving Delta State. Hon. Esiovwa acknowledged Governor Oborevwori’s commitment to infrastructure development, highlighting the significant road projects undertaken across the state. He commended the Governor…

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