Ishokare Emerges National President Of Urhobo Students

By Emmanuel Agbubi   Comrade Ishokare Ishaku Justices Emuejevoke, a 400level Public Administration and Local Government student of University of Nigeria, Nsukka has been elected and swore-in as National President/Ajuvwe of the National Union of Urhobo Students, NUUS, in a kneeling contested election. The swearing-in ceremony of the NUUS newly elected National President and other National Executives took place at the Delta State University, Abraka recently in a fanfare Earlier, the outgoing National President, Comrade Aregbor Ochuko congratulated all the elected National Executives and thanked all his former National Executive…

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Delta Police Arrests School Principal As SS3 Student Drowns In Ughelli North

By Andrew Darrah/ Ughelli   The Nigeria Police attached to the Ughelli Area command has arrested the principal of Government Technical College, Ogor, Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State over an alleged drowning as an SS3 student simply identified as ThankGod Emumirigwe at a borrow pit at the school premises. It was gathered that the principal was arrested after the deceased from the Mechanical Department of the technical school had died while bathing in the borrow pit after a grass cutting exercise last Friday. According to sources, “The students…

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Okowa Aide, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon Donates Learning Materials To Primary Schools In Ughelli South

  …Commends Okowa on educational development   As part of his efforts to complement the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s educational desire in the State, an Olomu born philanthropist and Special Assistant to the governor on Youth Development, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon has donated learning and teaching materials to primary schools in Ughelli South local government area of the State. Prince Sony Ogbon while flagging off the presentation of learning and teaching materials to the primary schools pupils across the local government area said this has been part of my plan to…

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Urhobo Students Appoint Akpoveta, Igbighogho As Patrons

By Emmanuel Agbubi/Ughelli   The National Union of Urhobo Students, NUUS, worldwide led by HRH (Comrade) Aregbor Ochuko has appointed Dr. Emmanuel Akpoveta as Staff Adviser and Barr. Ernest Ese Igbighogho as Legal Adviser and members of the union patron respectively. At a separated occasions, they were conferred with their new roles for the union amidst wide acceptance and great excitements for both the recipients and the Urhobo students community.   According to HRH Aregbor, The choice of the duo for their different functions and members of patron was a…

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Ofuoma: Delta School Of Health Provost Appeal For Speedy Passage Of Bill To College of Health

By Promise Erukakpomre/ UGHELLI Provost of the Delta State School of Health Technology (DELSOTECH), Ofuoma, Ughelli North Local Government of Delta State, Dr. Mrs. Augustina Erah, has appealed to the Delta State House of Assembly and the state government to expedite action on the bill to upgrade the institution to College of Health. Dr. Erah made this appeal  while was addressing newsmen at her office at Ofuoma community on some of her achievements since she assumed officer as the Provost. According to her, “If the bill before is passed and…

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Bright Ekuerhare: The Fire Will Not Die

By Sunny Awhefeada   When scholars and students assembled in the Large Lecture Theatre of the Faculty of the Social Sciences at the Delta State University, Abraka, to celebrate the life and times of Professor Bright Ukori Ekuerhare two Wednesdays ago, the conclusion was that the departed professor of Development Economics did not die as the regenerative ideas he professed, the generations of students and scholars he taught and mentored will continue to make his name Bright remain brightly aglow. Professor Bright Ekuerhare lived his name. The opinion canvassed by…

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NECO: Principal Sends Students From School For Not Paying 20k For Exam Runs In Ughelli

  .. Parents Sets to Petition Delta State Govt   ..come and negotiate with us-Principal   By Politicsgovernance.com Students writing NECO examination in one of private schools in Ughelli have been driven home by the principal of the school for not paying the sum of N20, 000 for examination malpractice in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. This is just a parents of the affected students have put in place arrangements to petition all the commissioners for education and the Delta State Governor, Sen Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa.…

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Education: DELSU TO HOLD SYMPOSIUM AND DAY OF TRIBUTES FOR LATE PROF BRIGHT EKUERHARE

  The Faculty of the Social Sciences of the Delta State University, Abraka, will on Wednesday 11th August host a memorial symposium and day of tributes in honour of the late Professor Bright Ukori Ekuerhare who died recently. In a statement issued by Professor Atare Otite, the Dean of the Faculty and Dr. C. T. Ezi, the Head of the Department of Economics, the event which will begin at 10 am will hold in the Faculty Small Lecture Theatre. The guest speaker is Professor Victor Ted Jike who will be…

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Governor Okowa Expresses Sadness Over Pupils Crushed To Death By Fuel Laden Tanker

By Omoghene Benedict   Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has expressed sadness over the pupils of Army Children’s School who were crushed to death by Petroleum laden tanker on Thursday, July 8, 2021 in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of the State. The Governor on a condolence visit to the school on Friday, described the incident as a very sad one. Governor Okowa who was represented by the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori stated that he received the news of the…

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Okowa Killing Tertiary Institutions in Favour Of Owa-Alero – IMG

  . . . Laments neglect of Oleh campus ….Says gov entrenching nepotism in all facets of administration The Isoko Monitoring Group, IMG, has lamented the neglect of the Delta State University, Oleh campus and the poor development of the Delta State University of Science and Technology, Ozoro by the state government, saying Governor Ifeanyi Okowa was killing all tertiary institutions in the state in favour of the Owa-Alero campus of the newly created University of Delta, Agbor. IMG, in a communique issued at the end of an extraordinary emergency…

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