Publisher Of Advocate Newspaper, Onitsha Looses Mother At 94

By Andrew Darrah/Ughelli   Madam Agness Oyekokama , mother of the publisher and Editor-In-Chief, Advocate Newspaper, Mr. Ogaga Shedrack Onitsha, is dead. Born Saturday May 13, 1927, Madam Oyekokama passed on at the age of 94 years old. She died on Thursday October 14, 2021 at her residence in Abbi Town of Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State. Mama Oyekokama was briefly sick before her passage in the presence of her children. Until her death, she was a successful trader, committed Church leader and Community leader, a philanthropists,…

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World Rabies Day: Doctors Call For Frequent Vaccination Of Pets In Delta

By Joe Favour/Ughelli Delta state ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources has called for the continuous vaccination of  pets in other to curb the drift of the deadly rabies disease in the country. Speaking in Warri, Delta state, Dr. Uguru Oroghene Hyacinth at a One-Day Rabies Day Celebration tagged: Facts Not Fear said, “Currently, human health is confronted with a lot of diverse health challenges mainly due to infectious and non infectious diseases (disorders), some of which are zoonotic in nature. “Rabies is a major public health problem. Rabies is…

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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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Health Educators Elects New Executive In Delta State

By Joe Favour-Ughelli The Nigeria Association of Health Educators, Delta state chapter has elected a 9-man executive members to pilot the affairs of the body for the next three years. Those elected are, Okorakpa Gloria as chairman, Ovadje Joseph as vice chairman,  Okore Theophilus  as Secretary, Ossai Charity Assistant secretary, Madusha Daniel Treasurer. Others includes, Ekokwum Chinedu as Fin. Sec, Aigbekaen Peace as PRO, while Amudo Bridget and Erumi Selly as Welfare Officer and Internal Auditor respectively. In his speech the electoral committee chairman, Fidelis Ulakpa said, “We have been…

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Late Dr.Obakponovwe Was A True Patriot, Stabilizing Factor—–UPU

The Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, has mourn the death of its former first vice president, late Dr. Peter Claver Obakponovwe.   In a condolence message signed by Hon Abel Oshevire, National Publicity Secretary, Urhobo Progress Union, Worldwide, described the late  Medical Practitioner as a stabilizing factor. According to the statement, The news of the death of Chief (Dr.) Peter Claver Obakponovwe (JP), B, BS, FRCS (ED), FICS, former First Deputy President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), on Wednesday, August 19, 2021, came as a rude shock to the National Executive…

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Just In: Dr PC Obakponovwe Is Dead

Information gathering is that the Chairman and CEO of Ufor Hospital, Chief Dr. P.C  Obakponovwe has joined his forefathers.. Though the Medical guru has been ill for years now..   The news of his demise was broken by the President of Urhobo Progress Youth Association, UPYA  Mr. Marcus Ekure on his facebook page.   Details later…

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Omote Condoles Prof Utuama Over Wife’s Death

By Kibruo Joseph The national coordinator of Elohim Political Forum, Prince Omote Emmanuel has commiserated with former Deputy Governor of Delta Prof. Amos Agbe Utuama SAN,  over the death of his adorable wife, late Dr Mrs.Tuwere Nelly Utuama. Prince Omote in his condolence message said, “The death of our mother is irreplaceable as she was a mother to sons and daughters of Delta State particularly in Ughelli South and Otu-Jeremi. He said “God is unquestionable and I pray Him to grant our father, Prof Amos Utuama, children and the entire…

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DTHA: Late Kenneth Ogba Had Huge Dreams, Hopes For His People-Speaker Oborevwori

  ….Describes His Death As Truly Devastating The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, on Thursday, July 22nd, 2021 said that late Hon Kenneth Edafe Ogba had huge dreams and hopes for his people of Isoko South 1 State Constituency. While describing his death as truly devastating, he prayed that the House should not hold Valedictory session again on grief. In his Valedictory speech held in honour of the late lawmaker representing Isoko South 1 State Constituency, the Speaker said that he find it…

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Kenneth Ogba Death Left Me In Tears That Refuse To Stop-Askia

The Managing Director/ CEO of Desopadec Board, Bashorun Askia Ogieh has described the death of the member representing Isoko South Constituency I, Kenneth Ogba at the Delta State House of Assembly as a tragedy that has left him with tears that has refused to stop. Bashorun Askia in a statement said, “I was in a numb, dazed state when the unthinkable, painful and sad news reached me that my very close confidant, friend and junior brother, Honourable Kenneth Ogba, Member representing Isoko South Constituency I in the Delta State of…

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Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Mourns Kenneth Ogba

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has expressed shock over the sudden demise of the member representing Isoko South 1 Constituency in the House, Hon Kenneth Edafe Ogba. The lawmaker reportedly slumped and died on Sunday, June 27,2021. In a Press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker described the death of the lawmaker as one too many, saying that the news of his demise came to him as a rude shock. While describing the late lawmaker as…

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