Youth Leader Kidnap In Delta Community

  As Kidnappers Demands N30 Million Ramsom By Omoghene Benedict,   Gunmen suspected to kidnappers have kidnap a male victim simply identified as Mr Alex Egedegbe in Ohorhor community, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state According to sources, the victim who was abducted last Tuesday night along Ughelli- Patani of the East/West was the youth leader of the community The alleged kidnapped incident could not be confirmed by the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Onome Onowakpoyeya as at the time of this report. President of Urhobo Progress…

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Covid-19: NUJ Berates Shutting Down of Ughelli Central Hospital

By Politicsgovernance,   The Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) Ughelli Correspondents Chapel has condemned the shutting down of Ughelli Central Hospital, over COVID-19 scare. The union in a communique issued after its statutory congress, maintained that the state government has no medical and moral justification for shutting down some departments of the hospital without providing alternative access to medicare for patients using the hospital. The communique which was signed by the Chapel’s Acting Chairman, Comrade Sunday Apah and its Secretary, Comrade Matthias Ogbagah, reads thus, “We want to observe with…

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SHERIFF OBOREVWORI FOUNDATION AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO BENEFICIARIES

  *** AS DELTA SPEAKER, OBOREVWORI GIVES CAR GIFTS TO OKPE  LEADERS, STAKEHOLDERS The Sheriff Oborevwori Foundation has disbursed Scholarship to the beneficiaries of the Scheme. The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori made the presentation of the Cheques to the beneficiaries on Friday, June 19th,  202O, just as he  presented car gifts to Okpe Political leaders. The Coordinator of Sheriff Oborevwori Foundation Scholarship/Bursary Committee, Chief Mrs. Esther E. Onokpasa assisted the Speaker in the presentation of the Cheques to the beneficiaries. He disclosed…

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OBOREVWORI: CELEBRATING A WORTHY BOSS

  BY DENNIS OTU   It was a beautiful day and the sun was at its best in Africa hitting the entire landscape magnificently. The sunray on that day was really awesome. The birds and other wonderful Creatures sang beautifully. Unknown to many something great was about to happen on that day. This was in June some years ago. Suddenly, jubilation rented the air as the good news came. A baby boy has just been born and the good news soon spread like wild fire. Please, meet Rt Hon Sheriff…

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Breaking New: APC National Chairman Ajimobi Not Dead- Media Aide

The Acting National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, APC, and former governor of Oyo State, H. E Abiola Ajimobi is dead. Ajimobi had been sick of COVID -19 before the National Working Committee of APC picked him to succeed the Appeal Court ousted Adams Oshiomole.. According to his media aide,Bolajii Tunji, the immediate former governor of oyo State is still very much alive and kicking. In a post on his social media handle, Tunji urged Nigerians to pray for the recovery of the APC chieftain who is still battling…

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LGA Poll: Edo’s Chairmanship Aspiration Is A- Good Omen For Isoko South- CISCFGG

By Omoghene Benedict As the race for the next Isoko South Local Government Chairman pick up speed, a non governmental and political pressure group, Concerned Isoko South Citizens for Good Governance,(CISCFGG), in Delta state has has described the aspiration of Chief Edo Prosper as a good omen for the people of Isoko South The group made the call during their general meeting called to x-ray all the candidates warming up for the chairmanship seat of the council stating with assurance that democratic dividends shall be readily available for the people…

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Just In: APC NWC Replaces Oshiomole With Sen. Ajimobi As Nat’l Chairman

  The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress(APC) has named Senator Abiola Ajimobi as acting national chairman of the party. The development followed affirmation of the suspension of National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole by an Appeal Court. The Court of Appeal in Abuja has upheld the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). An FCT High Court had on March 4 granted an application by six members of the APC in Edo State suspending Oshiomhole from office.…

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Oborevwori Condoles Avwomakpa Over Wife’s Death

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has commiserated with Archbishop God-dowell Avwomakpa, over the demise of his wife. Mrs. Victoria  Avwomakpa 67, who  hailed from Ekrerhavwen in Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state, passed away on Friday, 12, 2020. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Dennis Otu, the Speaker said that it was heart-breaking to hear of the passing of Mrs. Victoria Avwomakpa, noting that her death was a huge loss not just to her family, but…

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Amioku’s Death Is Devastating To Nigeria As Oborevwori Mourns

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, has described the demise of Chief (Sir) Tom Amioku as a big blow, saying he has lost a fine politician and an astute leader. Rt Hon Oborevwori said that the death of Chief Amioku on Saturday, June 13, 2020 was devastating and heart breaking. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker said that the death of Chief Amioku who was a member of Chief James Onanefe Ibori Transition Committee…

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Full Text Of President Buhari’s Broadcast On June 12

NATIONAL BROADCAST BY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI ON DEMOCRACY DAY, JUNE 12TH 2020 Fellow Nigerians, 1. The 2020 celebration of Democracy Day marks 21 years of uninterrupted civil administration in our dear country. This day provides us an opportunity to reflect on our journey as a nation, our achievements and struggles. 2. It is a day to honour our founding fathers who toiled to establish our republic and every Nigerian who has worked tirelessly to sustain it. 3. We are celebrating this year’s Democracy Day despite the COVID-19 pandemic which afflicts…

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