Herdsmen Attack: Ahwinahwi Condemns Attack On Uwheru Communities

  Hon. Chief Solomon Ahwinahwi, former House of Representatives member, Ughelli North, Ughelli South, Udu Federal Constituency on Sunday condemned Saturday’s attack on Ohorhor, Agadama, Avwon and other communities in Uwherun kingdom in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state, describing it as most unfortunate and barbaric. The outspoken ex-federal lawmaker in a statement, commiserated with the government and people of Uwherun kingdom “over this unfortunate ugly incident”. He called on security agencies to unmask the perpetrators of the heinous attacks, so as to end current “dangerous generalisation” of…

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Ahwinahwi Congratulates Okowa Over His Emergence As South South Governors Forum

  By Francis Dugbe,   Immediate past member of the House of Representatives, Ughelli North, Ughelli South, Udu Federal Constituency, Hon. Chief Solomon Ahwinahwi has congratulated the Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifenyi Okowa on his emergence as Chairman of South South Governors’ Forum. Ahwinahwi in a signed statement, said on behalf of his numerous supporters and lovers of democracy across Delta state and beyond, commended the governors for electing Okowa as chairman of the Forum. He said: “this recognition is coming at a time South South and indeed Nigeria need…

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Lassa Fever: Delta Council Boss Distribute Rat Poisons To Stem Spread

  By Sunday Apah,    Following the discovery of a case of Lassa Fever in Uvwie Kingdom, Hon. Ramson Onoyake, Executive chairman of Uvwie Local Government Council, on Thursday distributed rat poisons through his RTO Foundation to residents and market women to stem further spread of the disease in the council area. Distributing the cups of rat poisons worth hundreds of thousands of naira at the popular Effurun market, Hon. Onoyake stated that the he was in the market to sensitize residents of Uvwie council area about strange diseases especially…

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BREAKING: INEC Declares PDP’s Duoye Diri Winner Of Bayelsa Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Duoye Diri as the winner of the Bayelsa election. The INEC Chairman who made this announcement at the INEC headquarters in Abuja said the certificate of return will be issued immediately to the winner. Details shortly… Source: Channels Television

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HOW GOVERNOR OKOWA DEPRIVED ME OF MY WIFE

  BY ITEVEH EKPOKPOBE Delta State government is responsible. The governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa is the reason I am still a bachelor. In my very young years, I learnt on the laps of my mother, Maria, that, women born and bred in coastal areas are most beautiful. She would describe how contoured their waistlines are. Their skins glow too. “Have you seen their eyes, Iteveh? Behind the water-clear innocence they radiate, is a fire of love no man can resist.” She told me this in later years when adulthood had…

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Breaking: Supreme Court Sacks Bayelsa Governor-Elect, Deputy, Declares PDP Winner

  The Supreme Court, on Thursday, sacked the governor-elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. The apex court, in a unanimous decision by a five-man panel of Justices led by Justice Mary Odili, held that Degi-Eremieoyo presented a forged certificate to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. It held that the Form CF 001 Degi-Eremieoyo submitted to INEC for the purpose of the November 16, 2019, governorship election in the state, contained false information of fundamental nature. Justice Ejembi Eko who delivered the lead judgement reinstated…

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Detained Journalist Wife Cries, Sends SoS To Osinbajo Over Continuous Threats

By Amatutu Emmanuel, Wife of detained journalist and publisher of Cross River Watch newspaper, Agba Jalingo, has cried out that her life and that of her children are under threat with an appeal to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption, PACAC, Prof. Itse Sagay to intervene in the release of her husband. Agba Jalingo was arrested on August 22 over a report alleging that the governor of Cross River State, Ben Ayade, diverted N500million belonging to the state. He was subsequently remanded at the Calabar…

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I Regrets My Action For Slapping A Lawyer -Police Officer

BY AMATUTU EMMANUEL A Police Sergeant attached to Asaba ‘A’ Division who slapped a lawyer in Asaba, the Delta State capital on January 13, 2020, is begging for forgiveness for his deed stressing that his actions and inaction do not in any way represent his person, with a vow to be of good behaviour henceforth.   The policeman, Galadima Nwayama of the ‘A’ Division police station, Asaba who was in the convoy of the Commissioner of Police, was reported to have slapped the lawyer identified as Samson Chidozie Okehielum who…

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Adagwe Grammar School Were Students Stand, Sit On Bare Floor To Learn

Learning under condusive atmosphere has eluded students of Adagwe Grammar School, Eremukowharien, in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State as they all sit on a bare floor to receive lessons, tutorials during classes. The once known Adagwe Grammar has become a citadel of misery, mockery and laughter as the Delta State Government under the Ministry of Post Primary Education has failed to provide learning materials and a condusive environment to the students. Students of institution have expressed disappointment over the inability of the local and state governments to…

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NDDC NOT CREATED FOR CORRUPT POLITICIANS, LOOTERS- KPOKPOGRI

  … Warns MD Against Paying For Abandoned, Non-executed Projects BY ITEVEH EKPOKPOBE The Chairman, Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum (ACIF) and Publisher, Integrity Watchdog Magazine, Comrade Prince Kpokpogri has cautioned the acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr. Joi Nunieh, against paying contractors for abandoned, non-executed and shoddily completed projects in the region. The ACIF Chairman, Kpokpogri is calling for due diligence from the two newly inaugurated committees for contract documentation and project assessment, to ensure thorough verification and inspection of all awarded projects in the Niger Delta…

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