10th Anniversary: Advocate Publication Focuses Inaugural Lecture On Youth Empowerment And Leadership Evolution

Advocate Publication Lecture Series Board of Council (ALSBC), Chaired by Mr. Abraham Ogbodo, former Editor of Guardian has instituted a public lecture series as part activities marking Advocate Newspaper 10th year in business. The Advocate Lecture Board of Council parades other seasoned journalists including Mr Yafugborhi Egufe (Vanguard Newspaper) – Head, Planning; Mr Onojeghen Okpare Theophilus, Anipri, (CEO, Niger Delta Today Online) – Head, Contacts and Logistics; Akpobaro Umukoro Esq. (Former Station Manager, AIT) – Head, Legal; Hon. Justice Iyasere (Independent Newspaper) – Head, Research and Documentation. Other members of…

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Oborevwori Tasks Political Appointees On Loyalty

Delta State Governor, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, Tuesday, charged appointees of government and all public officers to pledge their loyalty to the State and not ethnic backgrounds, narrow political or social interests. Governor Oborevwori gave the charge at the swearing-in ceremony of six new Special Advisers. Those sworn-in are: Mr. Ramson Ikweki, Mr. Dimaro Progress, Chief Barry Gbe, Barr. George Orogun, Mr. Nicholas Ojei, and Chief Jeffery Azagba. He noted that the appointment of the Special Advisers was a clear demonstration of his administration’s sincere drive to energise the machinery…

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Governor Soludo, Enemy Of The Mainstream Media

Officials of the Anambra State government have continued their destruction of newspapers and newsstands in Awka, the state capital. The Newspapers affected are the Vanguard, The Nation, The Sun, Punch, Guardian and other publications. In the last one week, touts engaged by the Awka Capital Territory Development Authority, ACTDA, have been beating up newspaper vendors in the state, destroying their tables and newspapers.   On Thursday and Friday, the government-empowered youths who act as touts descended on the vendors at the popular Aroma junction in Awka, unleashing attacks on them.…

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Election: Ogor Monarch Denies Appending His Signature On Community Constitution

THE traditional ruler of Ogor Kingdom had in a sworn affidavit denied appending his stamped signature on the newly reviewed constitution of Oviri-Ogor community in Ughelli North local Government Area of Delta State. It was gathered that Oviri-Ogor community, had reviewed its 2015 constitution in 2023, where the signature stamp of  Ovie of Ogor Kingdom was allegedly lifted on it. Though the monarch did not respond to message sent to him by newsmen but a sworn affidavit that was deposed by the traditional ruler at High Court of Justice in…

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Education: Awhefeada Now Professor Of Law….

  The Appointments and Promotions Committee (A&PC) of the Delta State University, Abraka, chaired by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Andy Egwunyenga, on Tuesday 6th February, 2024, announced the promotion of Dr. (Mrs) Ufuoma Veronica Awhefeada to the rank of Professor. The new Professor of Constitutionalism, Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law was educated at the University of Benin where she obtained the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree in the Upper Second Class Division in the year 2000. She thereafter proceeded to the Nigerian Law School where she also obtained Upper…

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Oborevwori Felicitates Tuomo Monarch On 5th Coronation Anniversary

  Delta State Governor, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, has congratulated His Royal Majesty, Justice Francis Tabai, Pere Esuku I, Ebenanaowei of Tuomo Kingdom on the 5th anniversary of his coronation. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sir Festus Ahon, in Asaba, the governor lauded the monarch for the peace in Tuomo kingdom since he ascended the ancient throne. He described the monarch, who is a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, as “a man of unwavering integrity, a bridge builder, and a man of peace, whose tenure had…

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Noblemen’s Club of Nigeria, Congratulates Gov Oborevwori On Supreme Court Victory

Noblemen’s Club of Nigeria, has congratulated Delta State Governor, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori on his resounding victory at the Supreme Court that affirmed him as the authentic winner of his March 18, 2023 gubernatorial election in the state. President and members of the club, in their congratulatory communique enjoined Deltan and non Deltans residing in the state to join hands with the administration of Governor Sheriff Oborevwori to succeed. According to them, “Governor Sheriff Oborevwori, having won at the apex court, is determined to deliver the M.O.R.E Agenda for the…

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Oborevwori Fast Tracking Development In Delta – Eaocgov

  Governor of Delta State, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, came prepared, proactively took the driver’s seat and fast tracking mega infrastructure development across the three senatorial districts, in fulfillment of his overall electioneering campaigns promises to the people. Executive Assistant on Orientation and Communications to the Governor, Dr Latimore Oghenesivbe made the assertion on Wednesday in Asaba, during Morning Ride live public affairs programme aired on Delta Television, saying that his Boss being a major player in the system before taking over state affairs as governor, came prepared and knew…

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Private Medical Practitioners In Delta Laud Government For Effective Performance Of Health Insurance Scheme

By Patrick Ochei     The Association of Nigeria Private Medical Practitioners (ANPMP), Delta State Chapter has lauded the State Government for effective performance of the Health Insurance Scheme, describing the establishment of Delta State Contributory Health Commission as an initiative worthy of its creation. The Association during a courtesy visit to the Commission’s headquarters in Asaba, led by its State Chairman, Dr. Clement Emudainohwo, stated that the duly registered and well structured ANPMP was well pleased with the State Government’s effort to get every citizen covered under the Health…

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Gov Oborevwori Breaks 25yrs Jinx, Appoints Kpuwhara SSA

Twenty-five years, after working consistently and faithfully in ensuring that PDP in Ogor ward remain solidified, Delta State Governor, Rt Hon (Elder) Sheriff Oborevwori has appointed its Foremost National leader, Olorogun Kpuwhara Avbe Anthony JP, as his Senior Special Assistant, (SSA Political.) The appointment by Governor Sheriff broke the 25years jinx of Kpuwhara working for the PDP without recognition at the state level. Hon Kpuwhara, who graduated from the great University of Benin,Benin City, holds a Bachelor of Science Degree B.Sc in Geography and Regional Planning with Second Class Upper…

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