GoodLuck Jonathan, Okowa, Agege Pay Tributes As Late Engr Edevbie Is Buried

By Joel Grandball, The remains of late Engr. Okpako James Rangers Edevbie was yesterday laid to rest amidst tributes and encomiums at his country home in Afiesere community, Ughelli North of Delta State. The journey of the late patriarch and father to the Chief of Staff to the Delta State Governor, Olorogun David Edevbie  started about 10:43 am, in a processional parade to All Saints Cathedral, Ughelli. His body was received by the Bishop of Ughelli Diocese, Rt. Rev. Cyri Odutemu, Bishop John Aruakpo of Oleh Diocese, Bishop Emuobo Diamond,…

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Those Who Cook Isha Have Died

  By Sunny Awhefeada,   Kokori in the Agbon clan of the Urhobo ethnic nationality of Delta State holds a great attraction for me. Kokori is my maternal homestead. Kokori is also a place of history among the Urhobo people and beyond. Kokori attained something close to global visibility through Ubiesha Etakpo who founded the Igbe religion in the 18th century. Kokori is home to the late Justice Ayo Irikefe, former Chief Justice of Nigeria. Kokori birthed Chief Rex Akpofure, first African Principal of Kings College, Lagos. Kokori sired the…

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Monarch Celebrates New Yam Festival In GrandStyle At Ejeme-Unor

By Victor Bieni EJEME-UNOR – The Traditional Ruler of Ejeme- Unor Kingdom in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State, HRM Obi Godwin Nzemeke Amb. (J.P), the Obi of Ejeme- Unor on Thursday being 24th of October, 2019 Celebrated the New Yam Festival in grandstyle with his Community people to Mark a period of harvest for farming season. The monarch who doubled as the Chairman of Aniocha South Traditional Rulers Council spoke to our reporter recently in his palace at Ejeme – Unor while thanking God for his grace,…

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Brief: Late Pa Edevbie Begins His Final Journey On Nov. 7

  The burial rites of late Pa. Engr. Okpako James Edevbie, father to the Delta Chief of Staff Olorogun David will commence  on November 7, 2019. Burial programmes released by the family and made available to the EA Communications to the Governor of Delta State, clearly stated that the ceremonies shall commence on Thursday 7th and end on Sunday 10th November, 2019, respectively. It follows that top government officials, political associates, captains of industry, party faithfuls, friends and well wishers of the Edevbie family are to save the following dates…

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OMO-AGEGE MOURNS EDOZIEN

  Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed deep loss over the passing of Professor Emmanuel Edozien (OFR), a renowned economist and Economic Adviser to former President Shehu Shagari. Professor Emmanuel Edozien, a sibling of the Asagba of Asaba, Obi Professor John Chike Edozien passed away aged 82, in his Ikoyi residence last Saturday following a brief ailment. In a condolence message signed and issued by Senator Omo-Agege’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Yomi Odunuga, the Senator noted the accomplishments of the late Professor in…

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Behold The World Wrapperman, Amb. Adjarho Obaro

Ambassador Adjarho David Obaro is a marathoner, but he does his for charity while wearing wrapper. He is also a photographer and chef. To date, he has made the Guinness Book of Records as an artist who has worn the longest wrapper. He spoke to Edozie Udeze on this and more David Obaro is a photographer, culture activist and a chef. Even though he started photography as a hobby, he has today taken it to greater heights. Beyond that, he has also been involved in long distance races all over…

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Okorodudu Is An Epitome Of Passion, Vision For Greater Nigerian Youths- Oyibode

By Austin Oyibode Austine Okorodudu, a young and revered broadcaster, is a trail-blazer in youth advocacy and talent development in Nigeria. Fueled by an incurable passion to better the world of youths around him, Okorodudu finds pleasure in taking initiatives that have increased the prospects of youths. He is a graduate of Mass Communication from the Delta State University, Abraka. He is a media expert cum strategist, an On-Air Personality with one of Nigeria’s most talked-about radio station- Trend 100.9FM. It remains one of the leading youth oriented radio stations…

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Fmr Liberia Vice President, Chrisland University VC Recieve ICWLS Global Awards

By Victor Bieni Abeokuta- The two – days intensive International Conference 24th- 25th June, 2019, a gathering of “Who is Who” in Africa and other part of the world distinguished two illustrious African son and daughter, gave global recognition to the Ex- Liberian Vice President, Sir Joseph Nyuma Boakai as the Most Notable and outstanding Leader of the 21st Century and the Vice Chancellor, Chrisland University, Abeokuta, Professor Mrs. Chinedum Peace Babalola as the Most Notable and outstanding Professor of phamarcologist of the 21st Century by the Leadership of International…

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Nonagenarian Installed As ‘Isi Ada’ in Delta Community

By Victor Bieni Ubulu -UKU- A nonagenarian and fashion designer; Mrs.Angelina Awunor has been crowned the ‘Isi Ada Onicha Okpe’ at Ubulu Uku, Aniocha South LGA of Delta State. The colourful event took place recently at both Mrs Awunor’s family compound at Onicha Okpe and Idumubo quarters of the town simultaneously. During the occasion, assorted food were served and over seven different dancing groups, ranging from Agwuba dance, mmonwu, ukpukpe and other cultural dancing groups performed. It was an occasion for merriment as there was enough food to eat and…

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How Miss Oghenero marries Prince Felix in grand style

 Kobiruo Joseph, Ogbobore said,  “God has given me the woman of first class characters with sense of beauty and decency, her amaiable disposition, sweet, elegant manners, and regal dignity, personality drew my attention to her, she is a mashless queen”. ERUEMUKOHWARIENcommunity in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta stood still for the power of love as the family of late Pa Evwiekpamare Okporhirhi gave out their daughter, Miss Oghenero in marriage to Prince Felix Ogbobore on Sunday March 9, 2019 in a colorful atmosphere. The traditional marriage which attracted…

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