COVID-19: Egbabor Commences Sensitisation Campaign

…enforces social distancing in Isoko North   The Chairman Isoko North Local Government Council, Hon Emmanuel Egbabor says the Council has commenced sensitisation campaign and enforcement of social distancing across the area. The Chairman, disclosed this in Ozoro on Wednesday, while briefing journalists on the outcome of the stakeholders meetings between the Council, security agencies and National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in the area. He said that the local government is concerned about the health of Isoko North people and therefore it has become imperative that the Council…

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COVID-19: Delta Govt Shuts Down All Activities, Release Emergency Numbers

Following the continued spread of Coronavirus also known as Covid-19, The Delta State Governor, Sen. Dr.  Ifeanyi Okowa has announceed the closure of Night Clubs/Lounges, Cinemas and the restriction of public burials, Social events to 20 persons. In a statewide broadcaste,  Governor Okowa held that following the confirmation of 42 cases of Covid-19 in Nigeria, we must take some precautionary measures in Delta State to prevent, as well as limit infection if it occurs. My Dear Deltans, For the second time in one week, I am addressing you on the…

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Ovie Of Uvwie Kingdon, A Monarch Par Excellence – Ahwinahwi

  By Francis Dugbe,   As the World stood still today in honour of the 12th Coronation Anniversary of the highly revered Uvwie Monarch, His Royal Majesty, HRM Dr. Emmanuel E. Sideso, Abe I, (JP), OON, the Ovie of Uvwie Kindom, Hon. Chief Solomon Ahwinahwi, former member, House of Representatives, Ughelli North, Ughelli South, Udu Federal Constituency has felicitated with the monarch, describing him as a ‘Monarch par Excellence’. In a signed press release, the former federal lawmaker extolled the Ovie for his uncommon wisdom, has brought about honour, respect,…

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Uwheru Killings: 6 More Corpses Buried In Shallow Graves Exhumed After Delta CP Denies Loss Of Lives

  By Omoghene Benedict, Six more corpses have been exhumed for further investigation following the denial by the Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hafiz Inuwa that there were no lost of lives in the recent attack on Agadama, Avworon communities of Uwheru in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state, by suspected Fulani herdsmen.   The corpses were on Monday exhumed under the supervision of the Nigeria Army and Police.   The exhumed corpses that were buried in twos are, Mr. Philip Emesharueke 27, Andrew Useh 22, Kotor…

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‘THE ISOKO ETHNIC NATIONALITY: IN TIME PERSEPECTIVE’ BY ENDURANCE O EDAFEWOTU: A REJOINDER

  1. The attention of Igbide Clan has been drawn to a book by Mr. Endurance O Edafewotu titled, ‘The Isoko Ethnic Nationality: In Time Perspective’. While we commend the author for his effort in attempting to reveal some aspects of the roots and customs of Isoko people, we are constrained to point out some glaring and unacceptable inaccuracies and assumptions in the history of Igbide Clan which, if not challenged, may be erroneously quoted by future generations as authentic history. 2a. While introducing his perspective on Igbide, one of…

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Take Christian Pilgrimage Serious, Groups Urge Pres. Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to take Christian pilgrimage to the Holy Land serious in other not to jeopardize the existing relationship between him and Christians in the country. This charge is coming from Catholic Action of Nigeria, CAN, Catholic Media Practitioners’ Association of Nigeria,(CAMPAN) and other religious body following the removal of the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission, Rev Tor Ujah. Ujah, it could be recalled was sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari as the Secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission In August, 2019  without…

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We Do Not Worship Omalokun, It Is A Deity From Ijaw, Ughelli Is For God- Oharisi III

….thank Gov. Okowa for standing firm behind his younger brother ….. Numerous court cases are over, it is time to work-Waive   Omamuzo Efidhere     The Ovie of Ughelli Kingdom, HRM Evang. (Dr.) Wilson Ojakovo Oharisi III has stated that Ughelli Descendants are not involved in the worship of Omalokun because it is deity from Ijaw Kingdom and that the kingdom has been handed over to God when he gave his life to Christ.   Oharisi III said this recently during the 8th edition of Ughelli Day of Prayers…

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Bayelsa Decides :OMO-AGEGE CONGRATULATES LYON

  ….commends Oshiomhole, Bagudu and Sylva for working hard   The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has congratulated the Bayelsa State Governor-Elect, Chief David Lyon on his victory in the November 16 governorship election. Omo-Agege also commended the state and national leadership of the party, particularly the National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole; Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva; Jigawa State Governor and Chairman of the APC campaign council for the Bayelsa governorship election, Abubakar Badaru and other leaders who contributed immensely to the overwhelming success recorded…

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PFN Ughelli North Suspends Ibuje Over Alleged Negligence And Rudeness

 By Joel Grandball The General Overseer of Evidence of Truth Bible Ministry, Ughelli, Rt. Rev. Dr. Ovie J. Ibuje has been suspended indefinitely by the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN), Ughelli North chapter over an alleged rudeness and neglect for the constitution of the body.   The statement for Ibuje indefinite suspension was signed by members of the Advisory Board, amongst, Bishop (Dr.) Chris Okoh, Bishop (Dr.) Diamond Emuobo, Bishop (Dr) A. B. IIem, Bishop (Dr) Pius Onephrojire, Pst. Edwin Igometi, Rev. Dr. Israel Unutame, Rev. Dr. Thomas Akatika, Rev.…

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PFN Ughelli North Chapter Suspends Rt. Rev. Ibuje Indefinitely

 By Joel Grandball The General Overseer of Evidence of Truth Bible Ministry, Ughelli, Rt. Rev. Dr. Ovie J. Ibuje has been suspended indefinitely by the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN), Ughelli North chapter over an alleged rudeness and neglect for the constitution of the body.   The statement for Ibuje indefinite suspension was signed by members of the Advisory Board, amongst, Bishop (Dr.) Chris Okoh, Bishop (Dr.) Diamond Emuobo, Bishop (Dr) A. B. IIem, Bishop (Dr) Pius Onephrojire, Pst. Edwin Igometi, Rev. Dr. Israel Unutame, Rev. Dr. Thomas Akatika, Rev.…

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