Oborevwori Mourns Passage Of Effurun-Otor Monarch, King Duku II

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and PDP gubernatorial candidate for the 2023 general elections, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has shared in the pain of loss with Effurun-Otor Kingdom, family members and friends of the Orovworere of Effurun-Otor Kingdom in Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta state over the demise of HRM Dr. Johnson Yovwino Enemuadia Duku.   This is contained in a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu. The Speaker, who is also the Deputy National Chairman of Conference of Speakers…

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DESOPADEC MD, Presents Medical Equipments To Delta Healthcare Centres

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC Bashorun Askia Ogieh has presented medical and delivery equipments to Primary Health Centres across the state. Presenting the medical equipments, Askia disclosed that the items would enhance the well being, happiness, peace and productivity of our families and communities. According to him, “Today, I was delighted to have DESOPADEC present health care delivery equipments to the 268 Primary Health Care Centres across Delta State to be distributed by the Delta State Primary Health Care…

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Delta State PDP Governorship Candidate, Oborevwori Mourns Demise Of Archbishop Apena

By Joe Favour/Ughelli   The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and PDP Gubernatorial Candidate in the 2023 general elections, Rt. Hon.( Elder) Sheriff Francis Orohwedor Oborevwori, has expressed deepest sympathy on the demise of Archbishop Christian Aggrey Ovwoma Apena. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Dennis Otu, the Speaker with grief in his heart but with total submission to the will of God, condoled the Apena family, Christian community and the Isoko nation on the passing away of Archbishop Apena. The State PDP…

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Delta North Monarchs Celebrates Asagba Of Asaba At 98

By Uruemu Favour,   DELTA North Traditional Rulers Forum, has congratulated its Chairman and Asagba of Asaba, Obi (Prof) Chike Edozien, on his 98th birth anniversary. The Forum in a statement by its Vice Chairman and the Obi of Abavo, HRM Uche Irenuma, described the Asagba as a father figure who has impacted greatly on his people. Saying the Royal father has distinguished himself as a medical scholar and teacher, the traditional rulers said the Asagba has provided purposeful leadership for his people and residents of Asaba, the state capital,…

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News Features: For Ejiro Otarigho The Uncommon Hero

By Sunny Awhefeada   A few days ago, the town of Agbarho in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State witnessed an incident that would have ended up as a tragedy of unimaginable destructive proportions, but for the extraordinary bravery of one man. A truck fully loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popular known as petrol burst into flames on the East-West Road axis of Agbarho. For those familiar with that location, it is always a busy zone as it links the busy cities of Warri and Port-Harcourt. Sandwiched…

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Delta North Traditional Rulers Mourn Senator Osakwe

    Delta North Traditional Rulers Forum has expressed shock over the demise of Senator Patrick Enebeli Osakwe who died in London on Tuesday at the age 73.   Briefing newsmen after an emergency meeting of the forum hosted by its Chairman and Asagba of Asaba, Obi (Prof) Chike Edozien, the Obi of Abavo, HRM Uche Irenuma, decried that Senator Patrick Osakwe died at a time when his wealth of experience was most needed.   HRM Irenuma who is the Vice Chairman of the Forum, described the late Senator Patrick…

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Nigerian Popular Artiste, Shuun Bebe In Tears As his Father, Okpan Arhibo Dies At At 75

Nigerian popular artiste and song writer, Olorogun Kesiena Odjevwedje Okpan, popularly known as Shuun Bebe has lost his music maestro father Olorogun Joseph Odjevwedje  Okpan Arhibo to the cool hands of death.   According to the report, the Konojuvwe and Urhobo Makossa crooner, who hails from Agbarho kingdom in Ughelli North council area of Delta State, passed on Tuesday. He died at 75 after battling a kidney ailment. ,,,,,He was diagnosed in October 2021 and needed N20 million for a transplant. ….Funds were raised to support the musician said to…

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UPYA Mourns Amb. Jorek Orekereke Udusan Joseph

Urhobo Progress Youth Association, UPYA has mourned the sudden demise of Amb. Chief Dr. Udusan Joseph Orekereke, the Lordmayor of Urhobowood International.   UPYA in a statement signed by its President General worldwide, Prince Oghenetejiri Ogegere described the death of Jorek as he popularly known as devastating.   According to Ogegere, “Your death came to us in UPYA with a rude shock! We were actually making plans to reach out vis a vis fundraising when we saw the post on Rufus Ibebe’s wall about 3 days ago that you were…

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Lordmayor Of Urhobowood, Orekereke Dies Of Blood Cancer At 49

The Chief Executive Officer of Jorek Development Company Limited and the LordMayor Urhobowood International,  Amb. Chief Dr. Udusan Joseph Orekereke is dead.   In a post by one of his confidant, Ibebe Rufus Akpobome, the Lord Mayor of Urhobowood died of Blood Cancer.   Orekereke 49, was a politician and was the House of Assembly candidate for Ughelli South at the 2019 elections in Delta state under ADC before he defects to the PDP. According to Ibebe, AN IROKO HAS FALLEN! This morning, the news of the death of a…

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