Evbie Drums Support For Ned Nwoko Malaria Eradication And Stars University In Africa

The Chairman of Evbie Andrew Foundation, and medical director of the Williams Clinic and Diagnostic centre, Comr. Evbie Andrew has called on Nigeria leaders to emulate the humble nature of the initiator of Malaria Eradication Project in Africa, Prince Ned Nwoko. Evbie who made this call during a courtesy visit to the chancellor of Africa’s Premier Sports University, STARS, Prince Ned Nwoko, lauded his open door policy describing it as uncommon and historic.   While commending the impart of Prince Ned Nwoko on humanity, Evbie said, “It is rare to…

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Apah Urges Urhobo Federal Lawmakers To Keep To Promise On The Completion Of Okwagbe Seaport Project

  Immediate past leader of Ughelli South Local Government Council Legislative Arm, Rt. Hon. Sunday Apah has called on Federal Lawmakers representing Ughievwen at the National Assembly to remember their promise of influencing the completion of the Okwagbe Seaport Project. Chief Apah in a statement said, “during the campaigns ahead of the 2019 general elections, most of the party candidates who came to Ughievwen Kingdom and Okwagbe community in particular, promised to ensure that the Okwagbe Seaport project was operational. “It is almost two years running after the elections, nothing…

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Analysis: A Nation and the Quest for Redemption

  By Sunny Awhefeada A certain character located in intuition defined the Nigerian writer in the first decade of the nation’s independence. All of the major writers of that period, Gabriel Okara, Chinua Achebe, Christopher Okigbo, J. P. Clark and Wole Soyinka, did not share, as depicted in their writings, in the sunny optimism that greeted the attainment of independence. While Nigerians chose to look at the new nation through rose tinted glasses and sang “Nigeria we hail the/Our own dear native land/though tribes and tongues may differ/ in brotherhood…

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Just In: FFK Apologizes To NUJ, Withdrew The Word ‘Stupid’ Against Journalist In Calabar

Former Nigeria minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has apologized to the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Daily Trust Newspaper, and Eyo Charles, a reporter attached the the Daily Trust over an unguided statement  made during a press conference in Calabar, Nigeria. FFK in his verified facebook account also withdrew the word, ‘Stupid’ that he used against the journalist in the press conference. FFK said, “I met with my advisors till late last night and I wish to say the following. I hereby withdraw the word “stupid” which I used in my…

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Elohim Ministries Int’l, Ekuogbe Akpodiete Foundation Present Starter Packs To A Final Year Law Student

By Joel Grandball,   Elohim Ministries Int’l, USA in conjunction with the Ekuogbe Akpodiete Foundation have presented items worth thousands of naira to a final year law student of the Delta State University Abraka, Oleh Campus; to set up a small scale Business enterprise. The items presented to Miss Onosi Aghoghomena includes, three imported complete sets of new Dell and one lenovo computers, from United States of America, plastic chairs and tables, a 255Litres Deep Chest Freezer, a Show Glass for computer accessories. Other items are, LG Home Theater, Sonik…

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Peter Smith To Be Honoured With International Award Of Peace

The Founder of Peters Mission for the Less Privileged, a Non-Governmental Organization, Amb. Onoriobe Peter Smith is set be honored with an award of ‘Peace’ by the International Peace Commission for his contributions towards peace and humanitarian services to the society. Onoriobe, who is the CEO of G-Luck Hotels is a multiple award winner within and outside the shores of Nigeria for helping the less privileged through his NGO, Peters Mission to for the Less Privileged. According to the Paris based organisation, “The award of the Commander of Peace Award…

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Eid-El-Kabir: Oborevwori Felicitates With Muslims

By Kobiruo Joseph, The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has felicitated with Muslims as they celebrate this year’s Eid-El-Kabir. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Dennis Otu, the Speaker urged Muslim faithful to imbibe the spirit of godliness, charity, perseverance and spiritual intercession for Delta State in particular and Nigeria in general as they celebrate Eid El- Kabir. While wishing Muslim brothers and sisters happy celebration, the Speaker appealed to them not to relent in their prayers for total…

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IWD: Akwukwu-Igbo Women, Lambasts Delta State Government, Others Over Negligence And Marginalisation

The  women of Akwukwu-Igbo in Oshimili North local government area of Delta State have lamented the continued marginalization been meted at them by the Delta State Government under the Okowa administration and Norsworthy Farms and Allied Industries Limited. According to the women, Akwukwu-Igbo community has been in total darkness since the inception of this present administration and this has crumble the economic development of the agrarian community. The women in a statement during a sensitization program organized by Community Development Advocacy Foundation, CODAF, an non governmental Organization to mark International…

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Urhobo Youths Demand N500B Compensation From FG Over Jesse Fire Disaster Of 1998

Urhobo youth under the aegis of Urhobo Youth Leaders Association, UYLA have urged the federal government to pay the sum of N500B as compensation to over 1000 families of Jesse fire disaster victims of 1998. UYLA has backed the disbandment of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Interim Management Committee IMC set up by President Muhammadu Buhari in support of the South/South governors. In a world press conference held at Udu in Delta state, the group Acting Nation President, Olorogun Vincent Oyibode, Chief Tony Ofoni,and Chief Samuel Oghotomo applauded the people…

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Lym Consults Nigeria Limited Reinstated By DPR On Its List Of Approved Offshore Safety Training Centres

By Omoghene Benedict, The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), which is the Petroleum Regulatory Agency has reinstated Lym Consults Nigeria Limited as an approved Safety and Emergency Response Training Center in Nigeria. Recalled that in  March this year, the company was removed from the list of the DPR approved training centre due to the expiration of its DPR Permit-to-Operate, which has now been  renewed. The Company has now been re-enlisted on the DPR website. The new DPR list of approved Offshore Safety Training Centre was released on Wednesday, July 8,…

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