Tribute To Prof. Obiaya: Good Night To A Wonderful Friend And A Fine Gentleman

    By Alaowei Broderick Bozimo   I was completely devastated  by the sad news of the demise  of my wonderful friend, former colleague and a complete gentleman, Prof Mathias Owelleamaka Obiaya who was born on july 19th, 1932 and joined his ancestors on September 3rd, 2020. Putting this tribute together is a hard one for me because I have lost a long time friend. Fighting back the tears is not an easy one for a man of my age. But this tribute, I must write for a great man…

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Ofuoma Council Of Chiefs, Odjoji Family Pay Condolence Visit To Egbagbara Family

By Benedict Omoghene,    The Ofuoma Council of Chief, Odjoji family of Oteri-Ughelli community have paid a condolence visit to the children and family of late Olorogun John Signor Egbagbara Olorogun John Signor Egbagbara, a retired HM Special Grade II, died  peacefully at after he had had a lengthy discussion with one of his children at the ripe age of 92. He will be missed by his immediate children, family and community for his leadership qualities, principles and discipline. The Ofuoma Council of Chiefs in their condolence said, “We the…

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Ughelli North NUT Chair Loses Father At 92

By Politicsgovernance.com   The chairman of Nigeria Union of Teachers, Ughelli North chapter, Comr Blessing Egbagbara JP has lost his father, Olorogun John Signor Egbagbara to the cool of death. According to Comrade Blessing Egbagbara JP, “My late father had a lengthy discussion with one of his children on September 26, 2020 without any iota of illness. “He went to the bathroom, took his bath, he was given food to eat, after which one of my sister came and they both had discussion without any sign of sickness and immediately she…

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A Tribute to the Memory of Professor David Tinakpọevwan Ǫkpako

  By Onoawarie Andrew Edevbie Professor David Ǫkpako who passed away on September 7, 2020 at the age of 83, has left behind a legacy that reminds one of the virtues of hard work in the face of adversity, and a dedicated service to the cause of humanity. The professor started life in the middle of the British colonial rule of Nigeria and had to navigate his way through the difficult times of the era to become an accomplished scientist, educator, historian and a folklorist. The Urhobo Historical Society (UHS)…

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Special Birthday Publication, Celebrating Bashorun Askia Ogieh: The Grassroots Generalissimo

  Bashorun Askia Ogieh is a man of many parts whose political profile and antecedents in every respect leave no discerning mind in doubt where he derives his powers from. For many, he is a consummate politician whose stratagem cuts across the politics of all ages. He is a man who is not given to a particular lifestyle, his leadership style and approach to issues and policies are as dynamic as they come. The Udu of Isoko nation, a man who is in tune with the traditions of his people…

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OBOREVWORI SALUTES BASHORUN ASKIA OGIEH ON HIS BIRTHDAY

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has congratulated the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh on his birthday today. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker extolled the leadership virtues of Bashorun Askia Ogieh. Describing him as an astute administrator and dependable ally, the Speaker prayed God Almighty to guide, protect and grant him more fruitful years ahead. According to the Statement; “I join…

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Omote Loses Mother-Inlaw At 65

The National President of a political pressure group, Elohim Political Forum, EPF, Prince Omote Emmanuel has lost his mother-Inlaw to the cool hands of death. According to Omote, “My Mother-Inlaw, late Mama Racheal Joseph Umah, will be missed by many of us for her motherly love and role she played in the life of many. Until her passage to enternal glory, Mama was generally loved by all and she will be missed by her grand children,  immediate and extended family members. In a statement signed by Emmanuel Aladhe and Ezekiel…

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Urhobo Youths Marks 72nd Mukoro Mowoe Memorial Day Celebration

  By Emmanuel Agbubi,   The Ukoko r’ Okugbe r’ Ighelle r’ Urhobo (Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Youth Wing) led by Comrade Nixon Ufouma Duru and his executives marked this year 72nd memorial of late Chief Mukoro Mowoe. Mowoe is the pioneer President General of the UPU, 1937-1948. The event which took places both in Warri and Ughelli on the 10 August, 2020 witnesses a cross section of Urhobo youth across the 24 Kingdoms of Urhoboland. Deacon Victor Mowoe who had on behalf of Mukoro Mowoe for the family in Warri,…

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Omote Extols Okowa Virtues As He Clocks 61

By Omoghene Benedict, National president of Elohim Political Forum, and chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP), in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, Prince Omote Aghoghovwia Emmanuel has congratulated the Executive Governor of Delta State on the occasion of his 61st birthday anniversary. Omote, in his birthday wishes described governor Okowa as a patriotic leader that has kept to his campaign promises by ensuring that Deltans enjoy the dividends of democracy He said, “Your pool of experience in the ship of leadership was without fussing, having learnt and…

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Analysis/Opinion: THE ROLE OF A MOTHER IN CHILD GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT

  BY EVANGELIST ARUKAROHA MOSES Dedicated to my MUMMY MRS BEATRICE ARUKAROHA as she celebrate her birthday today 28th June 2020. Parents’ life change when their child arrives. A mother has to look after each need of her child and take care of everything related to her. Although, all mothers are aware of their duties, it can become easier for mothers if they understand their roles and responsibilities thoroughly. Becoming a mother changes entire life and lifestyle as well. Right from the time you become pregnant you have to undergo…

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