Abraka First Lawyer, Late Tobi Dafe Remembered After 28 Years By Children And Relatives

Twenty Eight years (28) after the demise of Abraka first legal practitioner, late Tobi Dafe Esq, his children family and relatives in a solemn celebration remember their patriarch who passed  away on February 25, 1993. In remembering their father was is a Prince in Abraka in Ethiope East local government area of Delta State, Prince Tobi Dafe Jnr described his father as disciplined, principled and upright man whose footsteps is yet to be filled. According Prince Tobi Dafe, IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DEAR FATHER, LATE BARRISTER TOBI DAFE OF…

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Analysis & Opinion: More Than Many Matters Arising

  By Sunny Awhefeada Nigeria has taken a pride of unenviable place as a country of one day one trouble. Nigeria relishes trouble and it is being sustained by trouble. There probably will be no Nigeria if there was no trouble. Nigeria has become home to trouble. This is why everyday brings its own share of trouble that the ones of yesterday and the day before yesterday not only become inconsequential, but takes a dim location in our collective memory. Nigerians wake up expecting trouble and ask “wetin dey happen?”…

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Restructuring: Goodluck Jonathan Tells Nigerians Not To Lose Hope

    Former President Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has called on Nigerians not to loose hope of restructuring because the federal system of governance handed to the country by the British could no longer accommodate the complexities of the country. He had also thrown more light on why he convened the 2014 National Conference, stressing that it was meant to address the issues of divisive politics and growing agitation for structural reforms. The former President who stated this last  Thursday in Abuja at the 18th Daily Trust Dialogue which focused on…

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The Called African Foundation In Partnership With UPYA Gives Food Items To Orphanage Home In Eku 

By Kobiruo Joseph,    A non governmental organizations, The Called African Foundation in partnership with Urhobo Progress Youth Association, UPYA have presented food items worth thousands of naira to Shepherd Care International Ministries Orphanage, Eku in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State. Presenting the items which includes, Rice, Beans, Yams, Detergents, Noodles, bags of Garri, UPYA team leader, Marcus Ekure and his team on behalf of the president of The Called African Foundation, Mr. Kelvin Akpochimora said, “We are here today to contribute our quota as an organization…

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Christmas: Follow The Virtues Of Jesus Christ, Oborevwori Tells Christians

  The Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has called on Christians to focus and reflect more on the reason for the celebration of Christmas by embracing and emulating the virtues of Jesus Christ.   In his Christmas message, the Speaker called for total reflection on the story of the birth of Jesus Christ and work hard to emulate his  exampliary life style of love and unity, describing Him  as epitome of humility and sacrifice.   In a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary,…

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Christmas: DESOPADEC MD, Askia Lauds Staff, Deltans Despite Covid-19 Challenges

Managing Director and CEO of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh has called on the staff of the commission and Deltans to spread the joy and love of Christmas as they celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. In his Christmas message, he said,  “An awesome, wonderful God “Tough, challenging, crippling, deadly. All these and more capture the uncertainties packed into the outgoing year. “We lost our loved ones but in all, we should remain grateful because we have what to live on at the…

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Analysis & Opinion: Christmas In A Pandemic

By Sunny Awhefeada, My childhood memory of Christmas was blissful, it is evergreen and I am sure it will remain so. This goes for members of my generation, the preceding generation and the one just behind mine. The harmattan was always the harbinger. Then what we called Christmas holiday after the first term examination would follow. The bush around us will burn and hawks would hover above the fire and dive as if pecking some objects on the smoking ground. The season also saw us working on the farm in…

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Opinion: JERRY RAWLINGS AND THE METAPHOR OF LEADERSHIP IN NIGERIA

BY YOUNG ERHIURHORO Just yesterday, the death of Jerry Rawlings, a former president of the Fourth Republic of Ghana was announced by the Ghanaian government with sobriety. According to the biography of this great leader as I read about it on Wikipedia, was initially an officer with the Ghana Air Force, a pilot officer. Why in the military, he saw many national needs of the country that needs immediate attention by the sitting government which the government had hitherto paid deaf ears. This prompted Jerry Rawlings to venture into leadership…

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Gov. Ugwuanyi’s Aide Urges Youths To Embrace Dialogue As #ENDSARS Protest Turns Violent

By Politicsgovernance.com   As the nationwide #ENDSARS protest escalates to wanton destruction of public and private property, the Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, Comrade Johnpaul Anih has called on aggrieved youths in the State to embrace peace. Comrade Anih made the call on Wednesday during a press briefing on youth dialogue on #EndSars protest in the state and Charting the Way Forward. It would be recalled that #EndSars protest, which later turned violent early this week, led to the destruction of bus-stop facilities, vandalising of some…

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Just In: IG Summons All Ban SARS Officers To Abuja With Immediate Effect For Psychiatric Test

IGP ORDERS ALL DEFUNCT SARS PERSONNEL TO REPORT AT THE FORCE HEADQUARTERS FOR DEBRIEFING, PSCHOLOGICAL AND MEDICAL EXAMINATION · New Tactical Team to Commence Training Next Week The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu, NPM, mni has, today, 13th October, 2020, in accordance with Section 18 (10) of the Police Act 2020, ordered all personnel of the defunct SARS to report at the Force Headquarters, Abuja for debriefing, psychological and medical examination. The officers are expected to undergo this process as a prelude to further training and reorientation before…

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