DESOPADEC Trains Delta Women For Empowerment

  As part of its cooperate responsibilities, the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), has commence a two days  training for Delta women from the oil bearing communities at College of Education, Warri. The two day empowerment training for women  was drawn from the six ethnic nationalities of Itsekiri, Ijaw, Urhobo, Isoko, Ndokwa and Ika, that make up the mandate areas of the Commission. The Women empowerment programme, with the theme, “Converting My Passion Into My Source Of Income,” was organized in line with the Commission’s human capital…

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Bayelsa Govt Has Not Taken Loan For The Past Two Years -Information Commissioner

Bayelsa Govt Has Not Taken Loan For Over Two years Now-Information Commissioner   By Elizabeth Vincent,   Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso Markeson, has said that the state government it is not making any effort to obtain new loans. In a statement on Monday the commissioner said, “Bayelsa state government had not taken any major loan in over two and a half years and would not present any fresh budget to the House of Assembly for the year 2020. According to him, the 2019 budget would…

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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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Evwreni Opt For Peace, Swears In Bright Adjogbe As President General

By Gabriel Karo The leadership struggle in the oil rich Evwreni community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State has finally been laid to rest following a mutual legal agreement by all parties and stakeholders involved to swear in Mr. Bright Adjogbe and members of his team as President General and Executives of the Evwreni Clan Improvement Union (ECIU). According to the peace agreement signed by Mr. Bright Adjogbe, Chief Collins Udi, Presidents and Secretaries of ECIU branches and other stakeholders, and read by the presiding Chairman of…

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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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Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Swears-in  Oharisi To Represent Ughelli North Two State  Constituency

  *** Oborevwori Congratulates Okowa,  Colleagues On Victory At Appeal Court *** Governor Okowa Nominates Pastor Austin Igbine As Member, DBIR A new member has been sworn into the State House of Assembly to represent Ughelli North Two Constituency. He is Hon. Prince Eric Oharisi of the People’s Democratic Party PDP. Hon Oharisi who was a member of the sixth Assembly is replacing Hon.  Moses Anaughe who is of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) and was sworn in during the inauguration of the seventh Assembly on June 10,:2019. Before the…

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GOVERNOR DICKSON REACTS TO APC WINNING

  By Elizabeth Vincent   YENEGOA -The Governor of Bayelsa State his excellency Hon Henry Serike Dickson has reacted to the claim that APC is the winner  of the Saturday election ,he called on the independent national electoral  commission (INEC) to declare the party candidate of PDP Douye Diri. His excellency who made the statement at the world press briefing held at Government House Yenagoa said the result monitored by his party in the eight local government areas showed clear indication that APC did not win. According to him, There…

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Kogi Election: NILOWV Condemns Murder Of Salome Abu, Urges Federal Govt. To Institute An Inquiry

  Omamuzo Efidhere   League of Women Voters of Nigeria (NIOWV), has condemned the alleged murder of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Women Leader, Mrs. Salome Acheju Abuh by suspected political thugs.   In a statement signed by its President, Rt. Hon. Dame Dr. Esther Uduehi, (PhD.) she stated that “the League of Women Voters of Nigeria (NILOWV), are pained by her death and condemn the barbaric act.   According to the statement, “we are alarmed at the Barbaric Act meted on a woman, Mrs. Salome Abu, in Kogi State following…

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Conflict Resolution Approaches: Honesty, Best Global Practices – Chief Uzor

  By Victor Bieni ASABA- The Special Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Peace Building and Conflict Resolutions, Chief Edwin Uzor has said that the best global approaches to conflict Resolutions is the act of truthfulness, and fear of God while resolving crises in the Society at a given point or time. Chief Edwin Uzor disclosed this to our reporter today in his office at Asaba, Delta State Capital while Fielding questions from some group of Journalists on his achievements so far since his appointment in the office, inception of…

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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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