Djebah Sets Agenda For Ufuoma-Udu

By Emmanuel Agbubi/Ughelli   Chief (Pharm.) Luke Obemiguren Djebah, JP took over mantle of leadership of Ufuoma-Udu Association, UUA, a foremost socio-cultural group in Udu kingdom from Sir Pat Willie, Esq., with a clear agenda for the next three years. The association election and sworn in of all elected officers was held at Otor-Udu in Udu Local Government Council of Delta State recently. Other officers sworn in are: Chief James Toka; vice president, Sir Chief Stanley Tesiri; secretary general, Chief Orodje Jeroh; assistant secretary general, Evang., Pius Ghavwan; treasurer, Comrade…

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Bird Flu: Poultry Farmers Lost Four Members, Advised To Adhere To Rules In Delta

… As Farmers lost four member Following the outbreak of avian influenza commonly known as Bird Flu,Veterinary Services Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources in Delta state has urged all poultry farmers to adhere strictly to rules and regulations in other curb the continuous spread of the deadly disease. This is just as four members of the Poultry Association of Nigeria, Delta State Chapter has lost their lives due to the outbreak of disease. Speaking during a one day awareness creation and enlightenment campaign organized in Warri South and Warri…

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Gov Wike Vs FG: Rivers VAT Not For Abuja People, Wike Warns Oil Companies

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday, insisted on going on with his move to stop the Federal Government from collecting Value Added Tax from the oil-rich South-South state. Wike, who said he does not care if heaven falls, insisted that Rivers money is not meant for “Abuja people” but for the development of his state. The governor spoke at a stakeholders’ meeting in Port Harcourt, the state capital, while addressing Shell Petroleum Development Company and other representatives of oil companies and business owners in the state. The PUNCH…

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Uzere Collapsed Bridge: Okowa Steps In As DESOPADEC MD, Askia Visit Site

The Managing Director/ CEO of DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh has assured the people of Uzere in Isoko South Local government area of Delta  and its neighboring communities of the immediate intervention of the state governor, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa though the ministry of works. This was disclosed when the DESOPADEC MD, and president general of Uzere community visited the collapse Uzere/Asaba-Ase bridge in Isoko South. The collapsed bridge popularly called Eru Bridge was constructed by Julius Berger over 25 years ago, it was gathered by Politicsgovernance.com. Speaking at the site,…

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Suspected Hoodlums Burgle Revenue Court In Ughelli, Cart Away Valuables

By Uruemu Favour/Ughelli A revenue court situated at Ughelli has been burgled by a yet to be identified persons and properties worth thousands of naira carted away in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. It was gathered that the hoodlums destroyed the louvres, ceiling of Revenue Court building situated at Ughelli Government Reservation Areas, GRA before carting away electrical appliances and other valuable items. Though it was sketchy as at the time of this report and it could not be ascertained if the the suspected burglars had gone…

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Delta CDHR Chairman, Edariese Retracts Reports On Land Sold To Fulani herdsmen

By Promise Erukakpomre-Ughelli, The Delta State Chairman of the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights,CDHR, Comrade(Elder) A.P. Edariese today retracted a story wherein it was reported that the lands between Wetland hotel and NTA in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State were allegedly sold to Fulani herdsmen by some persons. Edariese made the retraction during a chat with Our Correspondent in Warri. According to the human right activist, emerging facts have revealed that the said parcel of land belongs to a Bonafide indigene of Urhobo land, Chief…

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OMO-AGEGE CONDOLES WITH SEN. NA’ALLAH OVER SON’S MURDER

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has condemned the killing of Captain Abdulkarim Bala Na’Allah, eldest son to the lawmaker representing Kebbi South in the National Assembly, Senator Bala Na’Allah. The Deputy President of the Senate also decried the spate of killings in some parts of the country, even as he charged security agencies to halt the ugly trend. In a statement signed by Yomi Odunuga, Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, the Senator Omo-Agege called on the police to fish out the perpetrators and bring them to…

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Ofuoma: Delta School Of Health Provost Appeal For Speedy Passage Of Bill To College of Health

By Promise Erukakpomre/ UGHELLI Provost of the Delta State School of Health Technology (DELSOTECH), Ofuoma, Ughelli North Local Government of Delta State, Dr. Mrs. Augustina Erah, has appealed to the Delta State House of Assembly and the state government to expedite action on the bill to upgrade the institution to College of Health. Dr. Erah made this appeal  while was addressing newsmen at her office at Ofuoma community on some of her achievements since she assumed officer as the Provost. According to her, “If the bill before is passed and…

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MAJOROH: A NAME WRITTEN IN GOLD ON THE SANDS OF TIME

  ..profiling OCM’s role in creation of Delta State   By Marcus Ekure   Arc. Chief O.C Majoroh was the secretary of the movement for the creation of Delta state while Chief Agbotu was the chairman of the movement which had other great notable figures such as Olorogun Ibru, Olorogun David Ejoor, Chief Bolokor, Chief Dafinone Esq. and all the members of the then house of assembly. Consequent on the order of General Ibrahim Babangida when it became necessary for leaders of the Mid West to harmonize their positions, they…

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Delta @30: Olorogun Uteme Bateren Commends IBB, Congratulates Gov Okowa, Others

By Promise Erukakpomre-Ughelli  Senior Special Assistant to the Delta state governor on Youth Development, Olorogun Dr. Uteme Bateren has commended former Military Head of State, Gen Ibrahim Babangida for creating Delta State from the then Bendel state 30 years ago. Olorogun Bateren, a community leader in Ughelli held that the creation of Delta state at IBB as he is fondly called is the best thing that has ever happened to the people of Delta. Congratulating the state governor, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, stakeholders and leaders on the 30th anniversary celebration,…

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