Commercial Sex Worker Strangle, Stab To Death As Police Arrest Colleagues In Delta

By Orerome Favour Hordes commercial sex workers have been arrested over the death of a sex worker allegedly strangled and stabbed to death by a yet to unidentified person in Ughelli North local government area of Delta state. The deceased sex worker identified with her last name as Confidence was found dead in her apartment at FEZAM Plaza Hotel, a brothel located at Emosivwe street behind a commercial bank in the area after she failed to show up to join her colleagues to scout for customers. It was gathered. According…

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Opinion: OFUOMA COMMUNITY AND 2023 POLITICS, WHO IS OUT OMODJEVWECHA

BY COMRADE EGBAGBARA BLESSING (PH.D)   OFUOMA Community is one of the twenty three communities that makes up the great and prestigious ancient Ughelli Kingdom; in the present day Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. It is a community that is made up of early elitist, as there is no family in Ofuoma community that does not have at least one university graduate. Ofuoma community is blessed with both human and material resources, as it is one of the earliest community to have produced one of the earliest…

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NDDC Is Operating On Illegality To Serve A Purpose- IIA Group

  A Niger Delta transparency group, the Ijaw Interest Advocates (IIA) also known as Izanzan Intellectual Camp has decried the ongoing illegality of administering the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) with a Sole Administrator in contravention of the NDDC Act, stating that the Commission “no longer serves the interest of the people of the region.” The group which had earlier urged President Buhari to inaugurate the substantive Board of the Commission in accordance with the law stated that in the three years of NDDC being administered by Interim Managements/Sole Administrator…

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Delta Speaker, Oborevwori, Salutes Amori At 70

  …Urges Him To Continue With His Good Works   The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and National Deputy Chairman of the Conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, has felicitated with Chief Ighoyota Amori on his 70th birthday. In a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker who is also the Delta State PDP Governorship Candidate extolled the leadership qualities of Chief Amori, his invaluable and relentless contributions to the development of Delta State. He noted…

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NDDC BOARD: Stop Peddling Lies, Okotiene, Ekpenyong Warn Rita Lori

Niger Delta Integrity group has described a publication by Rita Lori Ogbebor in Vanguard newspaper over the delay of  constituting the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC as misleading and false.   The group in a statement by its president and secretary, Akpoebide Okotiene and Edet  Ekpenyong warned Ogbebor to further stop peddling lies and fake rumour. According to the statement, Our attention has been drawn to statements attributed to Rita Lori Ogbebor published in Vanguard Newspaper of Sunday, August 7, 2022 where she, in her usual style, made several false…

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Delta Youth Rejects Gov Okowa Appointment, Drum Support For Peter Obi Presidency

Delta State governor appointment to Omenuwoma Josiah as Special Assistant on Youth Mobilization has been rejected as he drum support for Peter Obi to be the next president of Nigeria in 2023.   According Omenuwoma in his letter of rejection and facebook post, “I choose to be OBIDIENT and I have decided to remain actively OBIDIENT because I strongly believe that Nigeria will be better if Mr Peter Obi is President by 2023. “I sincerely wish to thank His Excellency Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to have graciously offered me the…

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Delta Speaker, Oborevwori, Condole With Hon Izeze Over Father’s Death

The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and National Deputy Chairman of the Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has commiserated with the member representing Ughelli South State Constituency , Hon. (Comr.) Izeze Rume Yakubu Reuben Esq over the passing of his father, Mr Godwin Clement Izeze. Pa Godwin Izeze, 77, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2022. Until his passing, he was a devoted Christian and member of God’s Grace Ministry (GGM). Rt Hon Oborevwori who is also the Delta State…

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NDDC: GROUP URGES BUHARI TO INAUGURATE SUBSTANTIVE BOARD CONFIRMED BY THE SENATE SINCE 2019

A Niger Delta pressure group, has called on president Muhammadu Buhari to inaugurate the Niger Delta Development Commission board confirmed by the senate for equity sake and in compliance with the Act of the National Assembly 2000. The group, Niger Delta Integrity, had in a statement signed by its president and secretary, Mr Akpoebide Okotiene, and Edet Ekpenyong described the delay as an affront on the long-deprived people of the region who have had to endure three years of the foremost agency being arbitrarily run in breach of the law…

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URHOBO TRADITIONAL JURISPRUDENCE AND PRIMOGENITURE

BY CHIEF BOBSON GBINIJE   “Whilst thou waitest for dead men’s old shoes, thine own exertions might procure thee new ones. Be like the bee, and thou shall gather the honey of life and not cursed dungeons”— Napoleon’s Oraculum   The tradition of primogeniture entails the total non-negotiable handing over of power of attorney over properties, titles, positions, etc to the eldest son. This is a very common practice all over the world. The eldest son and not the eldest daughter is looked upon as the pretender to the throne.…

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Delta 2023: Anger Against Oborevwori Is That He Do Not Belong To Class Of 1999- Ighedo

  The Vice Chairman of Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, Olorogun Daniel Ighedo has said that the move by some elements to stop the Governorship ambition of the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori was because he do not belong to what he referred to as “Class of ’99”. In a Press Statement made available to newsmen in Asaba on Wednesday , August 3rd, 2022, the Uvwie Local Government Area Vice Chairman, averred that the Wednesday, May 25th, 2022 gubernatorial primaries held in…

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