LG Polls: My Mission Is To Deliver Ughelli North In 3yrs- Jaro Egbo

  Chairmanship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party,PDP in Ughelli North local government for the forthcoming council elections, Olorogun Jaro Egbo has revealed that his mission and assignment is to deliver Ughelli north from kidnapping, and make it habitable for the next three years. Olorogun Jaro Egbo revealed this when his ward to ward campaign train visited Uwheru, Ogor and Evwreni wards in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. According to him, “Ughelli North leaders gave me an assignment with strong approval from the governor, the assignment is…

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Police Asp Dies In Hospital Days After Gunmen Attack In Delta

    A police officer attached to Agbarho division in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state has reportedly died from bullet injuries sustained from unidentified gunmen while on patrol. It was gathered that the deceased officer, Asp Abdul Hussein was shut on his abdomen by suspected gunmen in an unidentified white Toyota Camry, Spider. The incident and death of the ASP Abdul Hussein was denied by the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Edafe Bright when contacted. A source from the Delta State Police Command who confirmed…

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OMAMODE LADIES ASSOCIATION PRESENTS 7.5KVA SOLAR SYSTEM TO OREM ORPHANAGE HOME, AFIESERE

  The Omamode Ladies Association has presented a 7.5kva solar system to Orem Orphanage Home, Afiesere Town in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. It was donated through the collaborative efforts of the Ughelli and United States of America (USA) branches of the Omamode Ladies Association, the solar system was commissioned in a brief but colourful ceremony at the Home on Sunday, May 5, 2024. In her speech on the occasion, Deaconess (Mrs) Oyiborhorho Queen, President of the Ughelli branch, reiterated that the body is passionate about the…

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LG Election: Letter To Gov Sheriff Oborevwori Of Delta State

HIS EXCELLENCY, RT HON ELDER SHERIFF F.O OBOREVWORI THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR OF DELTA, ASABA SIR, RE: DELTA LGA POLL: WHY AGBARHA WARD SHOULD PRODUCE THE NEXT COUNCIL CHAIRMAN OF UGHELLI NORTH LGA As we prepare for the forthcoming council election in the state, it’s paramount to put forward at this time, political /power balancing of the various wards in Ughelli North Constituency 1 as regards political appointment. Your Excellency sir, it will not be out of point to say, this election is a preparation for the 2027 general election and…

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Oborevwori Mourns As Ex-Minister, Gbagi, Dies At 62

  Delta State Governor, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori , has expressed his heart-felt condolences to the family of former Minister of Education (State), Chief Kenneth Gbagi, who passed on May 4. Gbagi a senior lawyer, businessman, governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP in the 2023 general election and industrialist, passed on at 62, after a brief illness. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sir Festus Ahon, Governor Oborevwori described the passing of Gbagi as tragic, unfortunate and heart-wrenching. He commiserated with the people of Ughelli South…

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Anambra Police Denies Allege Kidnap Of Archbishop, Family Members And Others

The Anambra State Police Command, has denied the abduction of innocent an Archbishop, members of his family and three others as reported by some media houses and organizations. The state Public Relations Officer,SP Tochukwu Ikenga in a statement signed disclosed that the alleged kidnapping of the Archbishop, his family members and three others were not recorded or reported at any Police Station or Area Command across the state. Ikenga held that however appealed to the public to furnish the command with useful information of such incident occurred in any part…

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Court Adjourns Okuama Fundamental Rights Suits To June 4 For Hearing

  THE Federal High Court in Warri has fixed June 4, 2024 for the hearing on the fundamental rights applications filed by some Indigenes of the Okuama Community in Ughelli South against the Nigerian Army. The presiding judge, Justice I. Sani adjourned to the date after hearing counsel for the applicants Thursday during the mentioned of the suits in Warri. It could be recalled that Okuama Community had been embroid in crisis following the gruesome murder of 17 soldiers on March 14, 2024 in the community. Following the destruction of…

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Workers Day: THE BEST WAY TO CELEBRATE THE NIGERIAN WORKER

By Andrew Darah JP   I will begin this few lines by wishing all Workers Happy International Worker’s Day Celebration As we celebrate International Worker’s Day today, we must take a moment to reflect on few issues, but first who is a WORKER? A worker can refer to various individuals depending on the context; 1.Employee: A person who is hired to perform specific tasks or duties in exchange for compensation, such as a salary or wages. 2.Laborer: A person who performs physical or manual labor, often in industries like construction,…

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WORKERS DAY:Anambra Police Congratulates Workers

  The Commissioner of Police, CP Aderemi Adeoye, has congratulated  workers in the State as they celebrate May 1st, a day set aside for workers to be celebrated worldwide   The CP in a statement appreciates the resolve of workers in standing up against any act that threatens national unity. According to the Anambra State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Tochukwu Ikenga, The CP appreciates the workers in the State for their commitment, dedication, and especially their resolve in sustaining the message of peace and standing up against illegal sit-at-home…

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Samson Edema And The Quest For A “New Dawn

By Sunny Awhefeada The literature curriculum that my generation of undergraduates was taught at the University of Benin, it was the same in other Nigerian universities then, was a hybrid of English and African oeuvres. There were occasional attempts at studying European Literatures in Translation, but the bulk of what we studied was English and African Literatures. One of the courses that left a lasting impact in our impressionable minds was “Twentieth Century British Literature” which in some other curricular was dubbed “Modernist Literature” or “Modern Literature”. The course, never…

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