Sen Ovie Omo-Agege Mourns Mudi Asagba

  The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed shock over the demise of one his legislative aide, Mr. Mudiaga Asagba. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yomi Odunuga, Senator Omo-Agege described the side’s death as “a very sad loss”. According to him, the former broadcaster was a dedicated staff who gave his all in the discharge of his duties during his brief time as a legislative aide. Until his demise, Mudiaga Asagba, an ace broadcaster whose professional experience traversed both…

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Bashorun Askia Unveil His Vision As DESOPADEC MD

  ..As Traditional Rulers From Oil Producing Communities Point Devt Plan for Commission By Perez Brisibe,   Traditional Rulers and leaders from oil producing communities of Delta State have pointed out a development plan for the management of the Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, DESOPADEC. The commission, led by its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Chief Askia Ogieh alongside other executives of the board, met with the various monarchs drawn from Ijaw, Urhobo, Isoko, Ndokwa and Itsekiri ethnic nations during a series of parley with them at…

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DESOPADEC MD Assures Host Communities Of Meaningful Dev’t

  Delta State Oil Producing Development Commission, DESOPADEC, has assured its host communities of adequate attention and meaningful rapid development. The Managing Director of DESOPADEC,  Bashorun Askia Ogieh, gave this assurance while inspecting an ongoing project at the faculty of Engineering at the Delta State University, Oleh Campus, Isoko South embarked upon by the commission. Bashorun Askia who was in company of President General of the Isoko Development Union, IDU, Chief Iduh Amadhe, stated that, host communities in the state will experience integrated and significant development under the current board…

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Gbagi Foundation Sets Up N6m Education Trust Fund Grant For Nigeria Students

  By Joel Grandball,   As part of his contribution to the growth of education across the country, former Minister of Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi through Gbagi Foundation has set up an Education Endowment Fund for 500 Nigerian students at Edwin Clark University University, Kiagbodo, Delta State. Represented by his wife, Hon Justice Sybil Gbagi at the first maiden convocation of the Edwin Clark University, Gbagi said, “As you already aware, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Gbagi Foundation, in his capacity as a former Minister for Education…

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NPFL: MFM FC Held Impressive Warri Wolves To A Score Draw

  By Jahrock Ujewe,   Warri Wolves continued their impressive streak of picking priceless results on the road, as their host, MFM FC of Lagos, had to come from a goal down to force the Seasiders to a 1 – 1 draw in a Matchday 4 fixture of the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL. It was the second time in the current campaign that Wolves, who are unbeaten in their last five NPFL games, had gone ahead in an away tie and the home team had to savage a…

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Inaugurate NDDC Board To Forestall Akpabio Excesses Group Urges Buhari

By Emmanuel Amatutu,   THE Niger Delta Development Watch-Dog, NDDW, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari not to allow what it described as the personal interest of the Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio destroy his legacies in the region. NDDW director general, Vincent Hitler Egbogbo in a statement on behalf of the group, also asked President Buhari to inaugurate the NDDC board and curb the excesses of the Akpabio occasioned by what he described as Akpabio’s overbearing conducts since assumption of office as Niger Delta minister. The statement reads,…

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Advocacy For Good Governance Congratulates Gov Okowa Over Appeal Court Victory

By Omoghene Benedict, A social political pressure group, Advocacy for Good Governance, AGG, has congratulated the governor of Delta State, Sen Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa over his court of appeal victory. The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Friday dismissed the suit filed by Chief Great Ogboru, gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressive Congress and the APC as a party against the election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. In a unanimous judgment, the Court held that the appeal by APC and its candidate lack merit and it could not set aside…

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Delta 2023: I have The Bullets To Run The Race Of Governor-Gbagi

By Joel Grandball   Former Minister of Education (State) Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi has declared his intentions to contest for the governorhip position in Delta State come 2023. Making the declaration at a luncheon with newsmen at his country home in Oginibu community, Ughelli South local government of Delta State, Gbagi said, “I have the bullets and resources to contest for the position of Governor in the state. According to him, “I have come to change the topography of Delta State and my chances glaring because I have been planning for…

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Ughelli Agog As David Edevbie Buries Father In Blaze of Glory

By Immaculate Igweh   Ughelli kingdom in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State was beheeve of activities at the weekend as the Chief of Staff to the Delta State Governor, Olorogun David Edevbie buries his father, the patriarch of Edevbie Dynasty, late Engr. Okpako James Rangers Edevbie in a blaze of glory in Afiesere community. The burial ceremony of the late patriarch who died at the ripe age of 93 started with open air Service of Song at Afiesere community on November 7, 2019. The serene Ughelli Metropolis…

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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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