Sapele Residents Call For Anirah Reelection In 2023 Politics

By Stephanie Ikanone Odiete     The sing-song and political rhythm echoing in the streets and most households in Sapele today, is the shouts “Anirah Again”. “We have never had it so good nor felt government at the grass root like we are feeling today, Anirah has completely changed the narrative after emerging as the Member Representing Sapele L.G.A at the Delta State House of Assembly”. These were the words of Mr Emmanuel Onajero, a PDP faithful during a chat with newsmen. According to another PDP faithful, Mrs Roseline Unukavwe,…

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Delta Former Commissioner, Prof Ekoko For Burial On Feb 12

By Kelvin Ohoror   The remains of Prof. Abednego Ekoko, former Delta State Commissioner for Education and one time Sole Administrator of the Delta State University, Abraka, will be laid to rest on Saturday, 12 February, 2022 at his country home, Uzere, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. According to a statement signed by the first son, Edafe Ekoko and Buless Ekoko for the Families, the late renowned educationist and administrator who was aged 79 will be buried after a funeral service at the St. Paul s Anglican…

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Asaba Building Collapse: Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Commiserates With Bereaved Families

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has commiserated with the families of those who lost their lives in the collapsed building of the Okpanam branch of Salvation Ministries in the state capital, Asaba.   In a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker sympathized with those who lost loved ones in the incident and prayed God to comfort them and grant those who died eternal rest. According to the Speaker, “The incident of the collapsed church building…

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Oborevwori Condoles Anirah Over Mother’s Death

BY ANDREW DARAH    The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and National Deputy Chairman of the Conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has Commiserated with the member representing Sapele State Constituency in the House, Hon Felix Anirah over the demise of his mother, Mrs Clara Anirah.   In a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker mourned the demise of the mother of the lawmaker, whom he described as a virtous and God-fearing mother who lived…

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Jifas Ogbon celebrates new year with women, presents food items, cash,  wrappers

By Philo Ezewu As we entered the year 2022 with joy and happiness, a Special Assistant (SA) to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Youth Development, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon ,in continuation of the new year celebration, hosted women from Olomu kingdom, and other parts Ughelli South local government area of Delta state presenting them with food items, money and wrappers. While celebrating with the women, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon said he is happy that God keeps everyone of them alive even in the midst of the hardship and ravishing pandemic year.…

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2022: Keep Hope, Faith Alive, Delta Speaker, Oborevwori, Urges Deltans, Nigerians

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has felicitated with all Deltans on the new year celebration, urging them to be steadfast in their prayers for the state at all times. In his New Year message contained in a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker noted that the year 2021 had gone into history with all its challenges and prayed for a peaceful and Prosperous New Year for Deltans in particular and Nigerians in general. The Speaker…

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Delta Speaker Oborevwori Mourns Late Barovbe

  …Describes him as iconic figure in Urhoboland The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly and Deputy National Chairman, Conference of Speakers of state Legislatures of Nigeria, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, has expressed sadness over the sudden demise of Chief Johnson Barovbe. He described the late Chief Barovbe as an Iconic figure in Urhobo land, saying his demise was a very painful one. In a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Dennis Otu, the Speaker lamented that the death of the iconic figure, leader of thought, scholar and…

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Christmas: Oborevwori Urges Nigerians To Live In Harmony

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has felicitated with all Deltans and Nigerians at Christmas, urging them to show love to one another. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker who is also the National Deputy Chairman of the Conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria, implored Deltans to be at peace with one another now and always as taught us by Jesus Christ. While saying that Jesus Christ was the reason for the…

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Christmas Let Us Live A Christ Like Life- Nwokolo

By Andrew Darah   A foremost House of Representatives Aspirant for Ndokwa /Ukwuani Federal Constituency in the 2023 general elections, Chief Ugo Nwokolo (Aka Overdo) has called on his people to live a Christ like life, saying they should love their neighbours as themselves. In his Christmas message, he said that there were so many challenges in the world today, but said that by emulating the life of Jesus Christ, the world will be a better place to live in. He specifically told his people to be friendly with all…

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Keyamo Led APC Faction Loses As Court Strikes Out Suit Challenging Delta Ward Congress

DELTA State High Court, sitting in Asaba, Wednesday struck out the suit challenging the All Progressives Congress, APC, ward Congress in Delta State.   The presiding Judge, Justice GB Obriki-Okolosi, said the matter was struck out on the ground that the matter is not justiciable.   Okolosi said the matter was  contentious and ought to have come by way of originating summons, adding that the “Court would have ordinarily asked the Plaintiff to go and re file their pleadings but the matter is not justiciable as it is an internal…

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