Lockdown: Two Churches Shut Down in Ughelli South

  …as Jifas Ogbon appeals for more compliance   By Erere Odafe,   The Chairman of Ughelli South local Government Area, Dr. Richard Kofi has shut down two churches in Ekakpamre community for disobeying the state order of stay at home and social distance warning. The churches, St. Peter’s Anglican Church and God’s Love Assembly at Ekrokpe Community were shut down at the instance local government chairman, Dr. Richard Kofi locked down, The Evaluation, Monitoring and Enforcement Committee led by the Ughelli South Council Chairman, Hon.Richard Kofi has to close…

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COVID-19: Uduaghan Mourns Pessu’s Death, Calls For Obedience To Govt Laws

The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has commiserated with the families of Joseph Pessu who was allegedly killed by the Nigeria Army. In his condolence message on his verified Facebook Page, Uduaghan appealed to Deltans to always obey government directives. He said, “The reports of the gruesome killing of a defenseless citizen identified as Mr. Joseph Pessu, by men of the Nigerian Army earlier today in Warri saddens my heart. It is a very condemnable act from people who have sworn oath to protect our…

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Residents Maintain Compliance in Ughelli

..as Bishop Enakirerhi lauds Gov Okowa for proactive measures Residents of Ughelli North local government area have strictly complied with the directives of the Delta State government on the stay at home order over its continued fight against the spread of Coronavirus pandemic. Markets in Ughelli metropolis were closed as store owners, traders and Banks also maintained the stay at home directives. Combined security agents and local vigilantes were stationed at major junctions to ensure that the stay at home directives by the state government is adhered. This is just…

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Covid-19: DIDA Commiserates With Investors In The State

  By Victor Bieni ASABA- As part of efforts to boost the Commitment of investors, restore faith on Investments in Delta State in line with Governor Okowa’s Stronger Delta Agenda Policy of Prosperity for all Deltans, and reduce the Palpable fear that grips stakeholders as a result of dwindling State of businesses, industries, firms and Corporations, be it private and public concern globally, particularly in Nigeria and States of the Federation as a result of the outbreaks of Coronavirus pandemic(Covid -19) as fear of the unknown, and possibility of encountering…

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COVID-19: DACCIMA Calls For Grants, Bailouts To Sustain Businesses

  The Delta State Association of Chambers of  Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (DACCIMA) has called on both  the State and Federal Governments to put palliative measures in place to ensure the survival of businesses through the Coronavirus pandemic by providing grants and bailouts to sustain the business. The Association in a press release signed by its President, Chief Emma Avworo and made available to newsmen in Warri, Delta State on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, said that measures to ameliorate the loss of income by workers and self-employed must be…

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COVID-19 Lockdown : CSP ZUOKUMOR VOWS TO ENFORCE COMPLIANCE TO STATE DIRECTIVES

By Ogba  Arierhi   UGHELLI: THE Divisional Police Officer (DPO) ‘A’ Division Police command, Ughelli, CSP Zuokumor Kevin, has reiterated the determination of the security agencies in Ughelli command to enforce compliance with the directives issued by the state and local government on lockdown of markets and other effected places as part of measures to contain and curtails the spread of COVID-19 infection in the state. He gave the assurance while play host to members of NUJ from Ughelli Correspondents chapel in his office. He warned residents against flouting the…

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Covid-19: Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde Interview After Test Positive

Transcript: Governor Seyi Makinde’s Phone Interview with Mayor Isaac Brown on Fresh FM 105.9 Ibadan (10 AM, March 31, 2020) Q How are you feeling? A Well, I am okay… feeling okay. Like I posted on my wall yesterday, you all know that I took the test for COVID-19, as I promised and everybody knows what the result was. Q Can you confirm to us again. There are those who probably were unable to even access your page yesterday. A Well, the result came out positive. So, I have the…

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Covid-19: Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon Distributes Hand Sanitizers To People Of Olomu Kingdom

  By Philo Ezewu, As part of efforts to support the proactive measures put in place by the Delta State Government in curtailing the spread of the novel Corona Virus pandemic, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon, Special Adviser to the Governor of Delta State on Youth Development has donated hand sanitizers to the people of Olomu Kingdom in Ughelli South Local Government Area. Presenting the hand sanitizers, Prince Sony stated that contrary to the erroneous belief that it is a sickness of the white man, the Covid-19 dreaded Virus is real.…

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COVID-19: Ned Nwoko Donates Thoussnds Of Hand Sanitizers, Nose Mask, Hand Gloves To Hospitals In Delta North

  ..SUPPORTS COVID-19 RESEARCH FUNDS WITH 100 MILLION NAIRA   Foremost philanthropist and international legal luminary, Prince Ned Munir Nwoko has began the distribution of materials that will aid in the battle against the novel Coronavirus pandemic.   The distribution which took place simultaneously across the local government areas of delta north, saw the Star Prince as Ned Nwoko is fondly called make donations of thousands of clinically certified hand sanitizers, nose masks and hand gloves to the general hospitals in the local government areas in delta north. Making the…

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Coronavirus: OBOREVWORI DONATES HAND SANITIZERS, OTHER ITEMS TO CONSTITUENTS

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has donated hand sanitizers and other items to his Constituents in Okpe State Constituency. Making the delivery of the items at the Orerokpe General Hospital, on Monday, March 30, 2020  for onwards distribution to hospitals and Primary Health Centres across Okpe Local Government Area, the Speaker expressed the hope that they would go a long way in protecting his Constituents against the  global Coronavirus pandemic. Describing the Virus as deadly, Rt Hon Oborevwori said that the items…

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