Analysis & Opinion: In Brotherhood We Stand

  By Sunny Awhefeada   A nation’s anthem embodies her hopes, aspirations and ideals. It is couched in the mould of a sublime poem which romanticizes the very essence and ennobling tenets of that nation. An anthem should evoke an uncommon spirit of loyalty, patriotism and belief whenever it was rendered or thought of. Strangely, the present Nigerian anthem “Arise O’ Compatriots” has never evoked the foregoing feelings for my generation. It has never sounded anthemic. The wording and the tone are neither hymnal nor antiphonic. On the contrary, the…

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Delta LG Elections: Excitement As Efe Afure Receives PDP Flag To Represent Ewu Ward 5

  ***Promise good and transparent representation   By Kennedy Atevure   Ahead of the forthcoming local government council elections slated for March 6, 2021 in Delta state, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Ughelli South Local government Area has presented flags to all their councilorship candidates at Otu-Jeremi to represent the party “In his welcome address by the chairman of the party in Ughelli south local government area, Hon Michael Oshetigho Djegbe, charge all party faithfuls to remain steadfast and ensure that they win their units in the next elections. Comr Afure…

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GKS Minister And Many Others Abducted By Gunmen In Ughelli North

BY Omoghene Benedict    Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Saturday in Ughelli North local government area of Delta state abducted a minister of God attached to God’s Kingdom Society, GKS and many others while returning from burial ceremony. Though the report of the kidnap was sketchy as at the time of this report, the station minister of the God’s Kingdom Society, GKS, Ughelli branch, identified as Eric Oddo, Bro. Peter Oruweru and Bro. Onoyovwere a woman yet to be identify. According to sources the victims were abducted at about 7.pm between the…

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LGA Elections: Isoko South APC Organizes Flag Off, Urges Chairmanship, Councillorship Candidates To Conquer

By Ohoror Kelvin   The APC chairmanship candidate, Deaconess Hopelyn Ayu and her councilors have on Saturday received the party’s official flag as candidates with a mandate to represent the party at the March 6th 2021 Isoko South Local Government election. The presentation of the flag was done at the party secretariat, along Emore road, Oleh amidst crowd of party leaders, candidates and supporters. Barr. John Urete Isoko South APC Party Chairman, while presenting the APC flag to Deaconess Hopelyn, as the party Chairmanship candidate for Isoko South in the…

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Abraka First Lawyer, Late Tobi Dafe Remembered After 28 Years By Children And Relatives

Twenty Eight years (28) after the demise of Abraka first legal practitioner, late Tobi Dafe Esq, his children family and relatives in a solemn celebration remember their patriarch who passed  away on February 25, 1993. In remembering their father was is a Prince in Abraka in Ethiope East local government area of Delta State, Prince Tobi Dafe Jnr described his father as disciplined, principled and upright man whose footsteps is yet to be filled. According Prince Tobi Dafe, IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DEAR FATHER, LATE BARRISTER TOBI DAFE OF…

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Oborevwori Was Never Invited By EFCC- CPS

    The Chief Press Secretary, (CPS) to the Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Mr Dennis Otu, Tuesday, said the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori was never invited by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC over the purchase of cars for members of the House.   Mr Otu in a statement made available to newsmen in Asaba, described media reports that the Speaker and the Clerk of the House, Mrs Lyna Aliya Ocholor were arrested and detained by the EFCC as incorrect and malicious.   Noting that…

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Delta CP Beefs Security Around Force Headquarters Over Suspected Attack

    ….I Am Not Aware Of Such Information – PPRO     BY Politicsgovernance.com Following the spate of recent attacks on policemen and police formations in different parts of Delta State, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ari Mohammed Ali, has ordered for security reinforcement at the state police headquarters, Asaba over fears of a likely attack. The directive by the police boss is coming on the heels of the killing of two policemen and their AK-47 rifles taken away by the hoodlums who reportedly ambushed them at the…

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Corpse Abandoned As Two Houses Are Razed Down In Ofuoma Community

  Two houses have been razed down and properties worth millions of Maura destroyed in Ofuoma community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State over the sudden death of a youth. The deceased simply identified as Saturday Eyamekware in his late 20s to early 30s whose corpse was abandoned at the family compound was said to have died from unknown ailments. It was gathered that youths from the community had destroyed the family house of the Eyamekware following a disagreement on where to bury the deceased. Narrating his…

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GCUOBA Class of ’71 Renovates, Commission Sports As Arch. Majoroh Is Returned PGWW For Second Term

By Policegovernance.com   Government College Ughelli Old Boys Association, GCUOBA, class of ’71 has renovated and commissioned the dilapidated school sports complex as part of activities to mark their golden jubilee celebration. This is just as Architect Charles Majoroh has been returned as the President General Worldwide of the Association for a second term. According to the chairman of the class, Prince Emmanuel Obaigbona, “If you look at the back and the past, you will know that the best thing in life is to give back to the institution that…

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I’m Out To Liberate My People From Long Years Of Suffering –Ojo

Omamuzo Efidhere Comrade Mudiaga Destiny Ojo, Councillorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has said his sole reason for contesting in the local government elections slated for March 6, is to liberate his people from the long years of suffering in the area of dividends of democracy. Fielding questions from newsmen during his flag off campaign at Effurun-Otor ward in Olomu, Ughelli South Local Government Area, Comrade Mudiaga Destiny Ojo, said that there is nothing on ground to show that the ward has had a credible councilor theses past…

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