Analysis: The Boys in White Agbada

By Sunny Awhefeada My wife and I were guests at a wedding reception recently. Instead of the occasion being a moment to go down memory lane to ours which took place seventeen years ago and enjoy the ceremony with the music, dance, food and drinks that came with it, the event held the entire audience spellbound as a looming social tragedy confronted us all. The initial conviviality that welcomed guests into the beautifully decorated hall, the joy and laughter that rang out at seeing old friends and the superlative performance…

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Sam-Sedi Foundation Gives Scholarship To 65 Students In Ughelli

  By Politicsgovernance.com A philanthropist and Chief Executive Officer of Sam-Sedi Global Education Foundation, Chief Samuel Akpimegi has given scholarships to over 60 indigenes of Ughelli Kingdom. The beneficiaries who were drawn from the 23 communities that made up the Kingdom, including slots from the Palace of the Ovie of Ughelli Kingdom and other social clubs, are students of both Secondary schools and tertiary institutions. Speaking during the inaugural ceremony /award of the scholarship held at Ughelli Kingdom Hall, Ughelli North local government area, Chief Akpimegi said the scheme was…

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Otuaro Hails Appointment Of Prof  Munakurogha Adigio As VC, Nigerian Maritime University

  –-Lauds President Buhari For  Appointment  *** Sets  Agenda For New Vice Chancellor  By Vicent Kobiruo   UGHELLI – A Development Activist and Scholar, who holds the Traditional Title of The Ibe-Uyadonwei, ‘Patriot’ of oil- rich Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, Chief Dennis Otuaro has congratulated Prof. Munakurogha Adigio on his appointment as the substantive  Vice Chancellor of the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko. President Muhammadu Buhari recently approved the appointment of Prof Munakurogha Adigio as the Substantive Vice Chancellor of the University. His appointment…

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Education : GOOD CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT, A VERITABLE TOOL FOR EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT TEACHING AND LEARNING PROCESS FOR DELTA STATE BASIC AND SECONDARY EDUCATION

BY COMR EGBAGBARA BLESSING (JP)   INTRODUCTION The classroom as the basis upon which the success and failure of the educational industry lies. It is as important as the surgical theatre of the medical industry; where the hope of the patient undergoing a surgical operation is hinged. As curriculum planners, have proved beyond reasonable doubt that the curriculum is made up of the child who is the learner, the learning environment, the teacher as the facilitator of learning, a factor that facilitate learning. The importance of the classroom if not…

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Edo 2020: UI Clears Gov Obaseki Of Certificate Forgery

University of Ibadan, (UI) has cleared the air over the recent allegation leveled against Mr. Godwin Obaseki, the Governor of Edo State by his political rivals, that he did not graduate from the Institution, accusing him of forging his certificate.   The Premier University in her press release, made available to newsmen through the Registrar, Mrs. Olubunmi Faluyi this afternoon, said, that the allegation whether the governor did not graduate from the University, and had forged his certificate is not true. The Press release read “Mr. Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki, the…

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Delta Poly SSANIP Demands For Internal Registrar

By Jerry Hez,   Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnics (SSANIP) Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro Chapter has demanded for an Internal Registrar from the Governing Council of the Polytechnic. The Union made this known to newsmen in a communique duly signed by it Chairman, Comrade Ighosewe Mike and Secretary, Comrade Inonoje Sunday Emmanuel, after its emergency Congress which was held today at the Polytechnic, stressing that, “There are Internal qualified staffs that are capable of the job and have passed the attitude test conducted by the Governing Council.” According to…

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Urhobo, Biafra, Oduduwa And The Sins Of Old

  By Sunny Awhefeada That Nigeria is tending towards centrifugalism is only not realized by those who are numb and insensitive to the reality of the moment. What began as a call for adherence to the ideals and tenets of federalism from the Niger Delta states at the onset of the present millennium took on different modes of agitation that even culminated in armed struggle ala militancy. Two national conferences took place in 2005 and 2014 respectively. Then the buzzword restructuring took over and it is now being substituted by…

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Opinion: Ned Nwoko STARS University Will Transform His community, Delta State-Evbie

  Medical Director of the prestigious Williams Clinic and Diagnostic Centre and Chairman Evbie Andrew Foundation, Evang. Evbie Andrew has stated that the Hon. Ned Nwoko STARS university when in full operations will transform his community of Idumuje-Ugboko and delta state in general. Evbie who made the assertions in a personally signed press statement, thanked Hon. Ned Nwoko for bringing such gigantic project to delta state, adding that this is what every well to do deltan especially the billionaires should emulate. According Evbie, the STARS university which all week has…

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Opinion: FUPRE, A Dream Delayed Or Denied?

  By Sunny Awhefeada     The Federal University of Petroleum Resources, (FUPRE), Effurun, Delta State was founded in 2007 and it caught news headline as Nigeria’s nay Africa’s first specialised university, dedicated to the study of petroleum resources.   The idea of FUPRE was novel and many thought that in no distant time the university will take its place in the global commune of scholarship, technological innovation and economic advancement. Since it bears the imprimatur of petroleum, which spews forth dollars, many had imagined that the university will approximate…

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Covid-19: UNESCO Laureate Reacts To UNPA Reports On Unintended Pregnancies, Advises On Family Planning

  ….As UNESCO Laureate authenticates UNFPA reports, Researchers view on the negative effects of Lockdown By Victor Bieni UNESCO Laureate, Professor Sir Bashiru Aremu has said that the only way the global Community can manage the COVID- 19 Pandemic unplanned pregnancies rate, gender-based violence and other harmful practices and the number “skyrocket in Millions” in the months ahead as reported by United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is by adopting family planning approaches in their lives. UNESCO Laureate, Prof Sir Bashiru Aremu while reacted to a report released by the United…

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