Lockdown: Two Churches Shut Down in Ughelli South

  …as Jifas Ogbon appeals for more compliance   By Erere Odafe,   The Chairman of Ughelli South local Government Area, Dr. Richard Kofi has shut down two churches in Ekakpamre community for disobeying the state order of stay at home and social distance warning. The churches, St. Peter’s Anglican Church and God’s Love Assembly at Ekrokpe Community were shut down at the instance local government chairman, Dr. Richard Kofi locked down, The Evaluation, Monitoring and Enforcement Committee led by the Ughelli South Council Chairman, Hon.Richard Kofi has to close…

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COVID-19: Omote Lauds Deltans For Compliance, Condemns Brutal Killing By Security Agents 

By Omoghene Benedict, National Coordinator of Elohim Political Forum, EPF,  Prince Omote Emmanuel has commended Deltans for adhering strictly to Stay -At-Home directives by the state government over Coronavirus pandemic. In a statement, Omote stated that Deltans are very law abiding and honest to their leaders irrespective of political parties.  He however condemned the brutal killing of Joseph Pessu by the Nigeria Army. According to the statement, “While I commend the people of my dear state for obeying government order over the fight against Covid -19, I will also pray…

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COVID-19: Uduaghan Mourns Pessu’s Death, Calls For Obedience To Govt Laws

The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has commiserated with the families of Joseph Pessu who was allegedly killed by the Nigeria Army. In his condolence message on his verified Facebook Page, Uduaghan appealed to Deltans to always obey government directives. He said, “The reports of the gruesome killing of a defenseless citizen identified as Mr. Joseph Pessu, by men of the Nigerian Army earlier today in Warri saddens my heart. It is a very condemnable act from people who have sworn oath to protect our…

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Residents Maintain Compliance in Ughelli

..as Bishop Enakirerhi lauds Gov Okowa for proactive measures Residents of Ughelli North local government area have strictly complied with the directives of the Delta State government on the stay at home order over its continued fight against the spread of Coronavirus pandemic. Markets in Ughelli metropolis were closed as store owners, traders and Banks also maintained the stay at home directives. Combined security agents and local vigilantes were stationed at major junctions to ensure that the stay at home directives by the state government is adhered. This is just…

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COVID-19: Govt Task Force Attack Delta NUJ Chairman, Daily Post Reporter In Warri

Oofficials of the Delta State Task force on Environment on Wednesday attacked and assaulted the State Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ Delta Council, Comrade Michael Ikeogwu as well as DAILY POST Correspondent, Comrade Matthew Omonigho who were monitoring the level of compliance on the ‘Social Distance’ order of Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa with respect to the Corona-Virus pandemic at Otiotio Street in Uvwie Local Government Area. However, it took the swift intervention of the State Chairman of the Environment Taskforce, Mr. Syvelster Oromoni to calm the nerves…

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Again, Fed Govt Reduces Fuel Price To N123.50k

Barely two weeks ago when the pump price of  Premium Motor Spirit, PMS  was reduced from N145.00 to N125.00 the Federal Government under President Muhammadu Buhari has further reduce the price from N125.00 to N123.50k per litre. This was made known in a statement singed by the Secretary of Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, Abdulkadir Saidu, in Abuja on Tuesday. It would be recalled that the PPPRA had on March 18 reduced the pump price of PMS from N145.00 to N125.00. Saidu  said, “PPPRA in line with the government…

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Covid-19: Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde Interview After Test Positive

Transcript: Governor Seyi Makinde’s Phone Interview with Mayor Isaac Brown on Fresh FM 105.9 Ibadan (10 AM, March 31, 2020) Q How are you feeling? A Well, I am okay… feeling okay. Like I posted on my wall yesterday, you all know that I took the test for COVID-19, as I promised and everybody knows what the result was. Q Can you confirm to us again. There are those who probably were unable to even access your page yesterday. A Well, the result came out positive. So, I have the…

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Covid-19: Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon Distributes Hand Sanitizers To People Of Olomu Kingdom

  By Philo Ezewu, As part of efforts to support the proactive measures put in place by the Delta State Government in curtailing the spread of the novel Corona Virus pandemic, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon, Special Adviser to the Governor of Delta State on Youth Development has donated hand sanitizers to the people of Olomu Kingdom in Ughelli South Local Government Area. Presenting the hand sanitizers, Prince Sony stated that contrary to the erroneous belief that it is a sickness of the white man, the Covid-19 dreaded Virus is real.…

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COVID-19: Ned Nwoko Donates Thoussnds Of Hand Sanitizers, Nose Mask, Hand Gloves To Hospitals In Delta North

  ..SUPPORTS COVID-19 RESEARCH FUNDS WITH 100 MILLION NAIRA   Foremost philanthropist and international legal luminary, Prince Ned Munir Nwoko has began the distribution of materials that will aid in the battle against the novel Coronavirus pandemic.   The distribution which took place simultaneously across the local government areas of delta north, saw the Star Prince as Ned Nwoko is fondly called make donations of thousands of clinically certified hand sanitizers, nose masks and hand gloves to the general hospitals in the local government areas in delta north. Making the…

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Covid 19: PHEW Foundation International Sensitizes Deltans On Compliance Towards Preventive Measures

By Victor Bieni UDU- DELTA STATE- The Director-General, PHEW Foundation International, Engr. Uche Chigbo has caution Deltans on the need to adhere to the World Health Organization’s Preventive measures towards overcoming COVID-19 global Pandemic, while stating that the deadly disease if not nipped in the bud, is capable of destroying nations. Director General of PHEW FOUNDATION Int’l, Engr. Uche Chigbo made this Statement during the NGO’s sensitization visit to Obogo market in Udu Local Govt Area, Delta State on good hygiene and strict compliance to the “Sit at home order”…

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