Delta Nursing Colleges In Allege Corruption, Extortion Scandal

  …..Indicts Health Commissioners Office Of Admission Racketeer ……Alleged Students Deliberate Failure In Internal Exams In Order To Extort Money In Resit Exams ….Commissioner Vows To Investigate Allegations Months after the Delta State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Joseph Onojaeme, celebrated the ‘refund’ of undisclosed amount of unauthorized fees extorted from some students of the State-owned Colleges of Nursing Sciences, investigation has again revealed that, while the much publicized refund was been made to divert attention of the public, massive extortion of students still continues in the institutions. Presently, the alleged…

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Fmr EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Dies At 61

Former chairman of the Nigeria  Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Lamorde, has been reported dead. It was learned that Mr Lamorde, 61, died in Egypt where he had travelled for medical treatment, a close associate revealed on Sunday morning. Born on 20 December 1962, Mr Lamorde joined the Nigerian Police in 1986 and retired as a Deputy Inspector General of Police in 2021. While a police officer, he served as EFCC chairman between 2011 and 2015. According to his profile on the EFCC website, Mr Lamorde was the third…

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Gbagi’s Exit, Big Blow To Me And Family

By Zik Gbemre,   He was my loyal younger brother and friend. We joked and laughed whenever he visited me in my community home town of Iwhrekan of Ughievwen and whenever I visited him in his country home in Oginibo town of Ughievwen in Ughelli south. I recollect when he invited me for swearing in of his dear wife, Justice Sybil Gbagi as Appeal Court Justice at the Supreme Court Abuja and I met Alhaji Abdullah Bukar of Shell, the Emir of Lafia who was a former Supreme Court Justice…

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Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi Is Dead

  A former Nigerian minister of state for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi is dead. Gbagi was businessman, politician and SDP governorship candidate 2023 in Delta State, died on May 4, 2024, at a Hospital in Lagos. According to reports, he died in a Lagos State hospital after a brief illness. Kenneth Gbagi who hails from Oginibo in Ughelli South, maternal hails from Jesse in Ethiope West local Government Area of Delta State.   Details loading..

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Drainage Blockage: Epidermis To Break Out In Iwhreko Community

RESIDENTS of Oharisi street, Iwhreko community, Ughelli North local government Area of Delta State, have called on the state and local governments Ministry of Environment to urgently rescue them from the danger of contacting epidermis. Oharisi Street, located at Ughelli Urban by Central Motor park is one of the most busy areas but its stinking odour is likely to break out  horrible incurable diseases if the drainage is not maintained by the government. A resident in the street who is commonly called, Mama said, “I have been here since 1967…

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We Won’t Take Our Good Relationship With Former Gov Okowa For Granted – Nurses

  … As they recount his contributions to health sector   Considering his immense contributions to the welfare of Nurses in Delta State, the immediate past Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday received commendations from the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) in the State. Making the commendations in Asaba, the State Capital, the State’s Chairman of NANNM, Comrade Philomena Onokpuvie said, though no longer in office as a Governor, Senator Okowa will for a long time be appreciated by Nurses in the State for his remarkable contributions…

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Gov Oborevwori Positively Impacting Nursing Profession In Delta – Onokpuvie

  With almost one year of the Delta State Governor, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori’s administration, Nurses in the state’s public service have began to reap the fruits of his electioneering promise to better their condition, and make them have a sense of belonging in government. This was disclosed by the Delta State Chairman, National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), Comrade Philomena Onokpuvie at the weekend. Comrade Onokpuvie, who described Governor Oborevwori as “A man of his words and a promise keeper,” disclosed that, to prove this, the Governor,…

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Appoint Igumbor As Permanent Secretary, Group Appeals To Gov. Oborevwori

..Says former DNS’s experience, discipline, leadership skills, qualify her for PS   The Delta State Nurses Forum for Truth, Justice and Good Governance (DSTJGG) has appealed to the Governor Sheriff Oborevwori, to consider promoting the immediate past Director of Nursing Services, Mrs. Gloria Igumbor, to the position of a Permanent Secretary in recognition of her contributions to the growth and development of the Nursing sector in the State. The Forum which made this passionate appeal via a press statement signed by the Publicity Secretary, Comrade Nicholas Amadi, and made available…

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Group Condemns Unfair Attacks On Director Of Nursing Services, Igumbor By Commissioner For Health

—Urges Gov. Oborevwori to intervene —-Says it’s unacceptable to make a non-Deltan provost of College of Nursing —Underscores achievements of Igumbor A medical group under the aegis of  Nurses’Forum for Truth, Justice and Good Governance (NFTJGG) in Delta state, has called on the state governor, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori to intervene in the attack against on the state Director of Nursing Services, Mrs Gloria Igumbor from the office of the commissioner for Health. The group had in a statement condemned the manner in which the office of the Commissioner for…

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Oborevwori Condoles Urhobo Nation As Okitiakpe Dies At 86

  Delta State Governor, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, has commiserated with the Okitiakpe family, Ekakpamre community, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ughelli South Local Government Area and the Urhobo nation on the passing of elder statesman, Chief Patrick Okitiakpe. Chief Okitiakpe, who hailed from Ekakpamre in Ughelli South Local Government Area of the State, was a founding leader of the PDP. He died on Monday after a brief illness at the age of 86. Governor Oborevwori, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sir Festus Ahon, in Asaba…

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