News Features: And We Lost Our Humanity

By Sunny Awhefeada   A society bereft of good leadership is condemned to perdition. Doom comes slowly, but surely to such a society. Such an entity eventually gets to eat itself up if no redemptive intervention happens. And when it is time to eat itself up it will consume everybody and anybody in its path, the governors and the governed. It happened in Liberia, Rwanda, Zaire, Sierra Leone and so many other places where leadership once went bananas. The failure of leadership if not arrested often ends in tragedy for…

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Okpan Arhibo For Burial On 30th July, 2022

By Patrick Esi.   The family of Odjevwedje-Emesevwobue of Ehwerhe-Agbarho town in Ughelli North Local government area and Akpojisheri of Kokori Inland in Ethiope East local government area both of Delta State have announced the transition to glory of their beloved brother, Father, uncle and grand father, late Double Chief Joseph Obererhiri Odjevwedje also known as Okpan Arhibo, the Urhobo musical legend and music maestro slept in the Lord on March 22nd, 2022,   In a statement issued by the family also signed by his eldest son Chief Kessiena Odjevwedje…

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Anniversary Coronation: Olorogun Uwanogho Presents Website To UDU

By Michael Veloh  As part of his contributions towards the growth and development of Ughelli Kingdom and the 30-year coronation anniversary of the Ughelli monarch, Olorogun (Engr)Omonefe Uwanogho has designed and presented a website to the executive of Ughelli Descendant Union UDU, UDU, in other to archive and showcase the activities of the kingdom in the global space. Speaking while presenting the website, www.ughellidescendantsunion.org at the royal palace hall in Ughelli North local government area of Delta state, Uwanogho disclosed that “The world is going global and it is time for our…

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Uwanogho Bags Urukpe Isi Title As Ughelli Monarch Marks 30 Years Coronation Anniversary

By Michael Veloh   As part of activities to mark his 30 years coronation anniversary, the traditional ruler of Ughelli Kingdom, HRM Dr. Wilson Ojakovo, Oharisi III has conferred a traditional title of Urukpe Isi r’ Ovie on Engr Uwanogho Omonefe for lifting youths from the street through scholarship. Engr Uwanogho, a United Kingdom based philanthropist has contributed to the growth of education in Delta state particularly Ughelli North, Ethiope East and Lagos state with the provision of educational learning materials, scholarship through his Connect 2 Hope foundation. In education,…

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Gbinije Loses Mother, Says My mother Lived A Fulfilled Life

….As Obule, Omene, Pemu, Adibor, Opubor Others Pays Condolence   By Stephanie Ikanone Odiete   Former federal lawmaker and a frontline chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Hon. Napoleon Gbinije, has described his late mother, Mrs Agatha Omaweru Gbinije as a woman who lived a fulfilled life. Mrs Agatha Omaweru Gbinije was 94 years old when he transited on Sunday March 6th, 2022. However Hon Gbinije while receiving sympathisers who had come to console him described his mother as one woman who would not only will be missed for…

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Okowa Condoles Advocate Newspaper Publisher, Onitsha Over Mother’s Death

By Michael Veloh/ Abbi  Delta state Governor, Sen. Dr Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa has condole the publisher of Advocate Newspaper, Comrade Shedrack Ogaga Onitsha over the death of his beloved mother, Deaconess Agnes Onyekokama that was laid to rest at the ripe age of 94, at Abbi in Ndokwa West Local Government Area. Governor Okowa in his condolence message he personally signed to Onitsha described the late matriarch as a woman who lived her life serving others. He said, “I convey my deepest condolences to you on the passage of your…

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Ahwinahwi Congratulates Fred Majemite At 58

  Two times former House of Representatives, Olorogun Solomon Ahwinahwi, has congratulated Chief Fred Majemite at his 58th birthday.   Ahwinahwi in his congratulatory message, described Fred Majemite, a former commissioner for Land and Survey in Delta state as a great man of valour, simple, humble and genuine companion.   According to him HURRAY! *It’s The Birthday Of The Greatest And Most Reliable Friend And Brother In The World* *OLOROGUN FRED* *OKIEMUTE MAJEMITE* Today, I happily congratulate and cheerfully share this Day of joy with my beloved Brother and very…

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Delta Journalist, Queen Stephanie Marks Birthday With Gratitude To God

Delta Journalist and Diva, Queen Stephanie Onome Ikanone Odiete has expressed gratitude to God for keeping her alive for another 365 days on earth in good health and happiness.   The ace journalist who is the The Coordinator of Queen Stephanie Ladies in Politics and Queen Stephanie Protocol Ladies in her photo speaks celebrate disclosed that for her to be alive is a miracle.    Comrade Odiete, a producer and publisher of Sapele Mirror Newspaper both in print and online displayed her elegance in a nearly 40 photo shoot to…

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Analysis & Opinion: For Abednego Ekoko, For Johnson Barovbe

By Sunny Awhefeada Today’s intervention is dedicated to two personages who unknowingly shared similar destinies and walked paths that were similar in more ways than one. I came to know both men in my adult years when I had become old enough to observe, evaluate and reach tentative conclusions. I doubt if they knew each other well as their association was something that can be classified among those phenomena that occurred happenstantially. I am referring to Professor Abednego Eloghene Ekoko and Chief Johnson Modika Barovbe, both of whom joined their…

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Paul Eriri Installed As The 15th Odio-Ologbo Of Delta Community

By Kelvin Ohoror Chief Paul Oletu Eriri, a former United Nation Consultant was on Friday installed the 15th Odio-Ologbo of Emede Kingdom in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. Performing the inauguration at his Uruovo residence in Emede, Chief Efe Calaber, the Orhioba-Edio of Emede kingdom stated that the installation was in fulfillment of the age long tradition guiding the Edio Council in Emede. He stated that the new Odio-Ologbo met all the requirements prior to the installation and that it is his duty now to preside over…

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