Contracts We Awarded, Followed Due Process – EGCDF

  Following a story in an online platform credited to one Mr. Christopher Etuemi Wuruyai, that the executives of EGCDF awarded contracts worth billions of naira for themselves and children, the Egbema and Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation, has debunked the story, saying the awarded contracts followed due process in line with its guidelines. In a statement signed on behalf EGCDF by Chief Reuben Tonjoh, PRO, EGCDF to correct the statement made by the Egbema/Gbaramatu Concern Citizens, stated that the contracts were not up to a billion naira as claimed by…

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Analysis: Obaseki, Oshiomhole, Edo People And The Subversion of Subversion

By Sunny Awhefeada But for the liberty which postmodernism confers on the use of language to express the oddity which defines contemporary reality, it would have been hard put for anybody to aptly describe or encode the political turmoil going on in Edo State. The unfolding absurdist script written, directed and acted by one man has again raised a lot of salient issues about politics in Nigeria. While conceding to the devious underpinning of the etymology of the word “politician”, the Nigerian variant of it must have astounded the very…

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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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Late Jefia’s Children Petition IGP Over Attempt To Criminally Sell Residence

  By Politicsgovernance.com Children of late Chief Harrison Jefia has petitioned the Inspector General of Police over alleged attempt by Mr. Joseph Jefia to criminally sell the residence of the notable politician which was inherited by his senior son, Mr. Godwin Edemirukai Jefia. In a petition by Mrs. Esther Edemirukai Jefia (wife), Moses Edemirukai Jefia (son) and Gladys Odiase Jefia (sister) and signed by their solicitor, S. O Obasuyi Esq. stated that Mr. Godwin Edemirukai Jefia, their husband, father and brother respectively, inherited his father’s (late Chief Harrison Jefia) house…

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OML 30 Flow Stations Shut Down Over GMOU By Host Communities

By Politicsgovernance.com   President generals forum of OML 30, and Cluster Management Committee have shut down all flow stations being operated by Heritage Energy Oil Services Limited, HEOSL over its failure to honor the GMOU agreement with host communities. It was gathered that the leadership of OML 30 host communities had entered signed a communique that would bring lasting peace to the operation in the host communities with HESOL. Addressing newsmen at Afiesere Flow Station, the chairman of flow stations president generals in OML 30, Dr Patrick Oboghor said, The…

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OMS Covert Surveillance Workers Barricades CDB Board Over Reported Contract Hacking

By Omoghene Benedict  Over 600 covert pipeline surveillance workers of Occean Marine Solution OMS, from Isoko and Urhobo ethnic nationality in charge of covert  surveillance in Oil Mining Lease OML 30 infield yesterday barricaded the Community Development Board (CDB) and Cluster Management Committe (CMC) office, Ughelli in a peaceful protest over suspected contract hacking and attempt to hijack OMS covert surveillance contact. The workers in a peaceful protest against fake/briefcase contractors disclosed that they are indigenes of OML 30 and as such, nobody should temper with their job for peace…

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Apah Urges Urhobo Federal Lawmakers To Keep To Promise On The Completion Of Okwagbe Seaport Project

  Immediate past leader of Ughelli South Local Government Council Legislative Arm, Rt. Hon. Sunday Apah has called on Federal Lawmakers representing Ughievwen at the National Assembly to remember their promise of influencing the completion of the Okwagbe Seaport Project. Chief Apah in a statement said, “during the campaigns ahead of the 2019 general elections, most of the party candidates who came to Ughievwen Kingdom and Okwagbe community in particular, promised to ensure that the Okwagbe Seaport project was operational. “It is almost two years running after the elections, nothing…

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Four Suspected Internet Fraudsters Arrested For Destroying Police Vehicle In Ughelli

By Politicsgovernance.com Four persons suspected to be internet fraudsters by the Nigeria Police officers attached to Ughelli Area command over an attempt to burn down an operational vehicle of the police on Monday night in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State The incident which led to rising tension in the Otovwodo axis of Ughelli town witnessed some rampaging youths setting bonfires in the area in protest while attempting to set ablaze a police bulletproof Hilux van. Sources at the scene of the incident said tension was heightened when…

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 Delta At 29: Oborevwori Calls For Peace, Unity

  *** Says We  Have  Come  Of Age   The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, has felicitated with the state government and good people of Delta State on the 29th anniversary of the State creation. He noted that at 29, the state has come of age and urged Deltans to continue to live in peace and unity to engender sustainable development across all parts of  the State. In a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Dennis Otu, the Speaker expressed appreciation to Governor,…

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