Delta Police In Disarray As Gunmen Kill One,Injure Others, Cart Away Six Service Ak-47

THE Delta State Police Command is currently in disarray as gunmen suspected to be armed robbers have attacked a Dragon team of police officers along the Ughelli/Warri expressway of the East/West road killing one of the officer, injured two others and cart away six Ak-47 service riffles in Ughelli north local government area of Delta state. It was gathered that the unidentified officers, 8 in numbers were attacked at Ekrerhavwen-Agbarho junction, killing one Sergeant whose name could not be ascertained, and his head shattered, while two others are seriously injured…

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Senate Affirms Tompolo N4b Surveillance Contract

      The Nigerian Senate has affirmed the N48 billion oil pipeline surveillance contract awarded by the Federal Government to former leader of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta High Chief Government Ekpemupolo (Tompolo).   The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum (Upstream), Albert Akpan, made this revelation while speaking with journalists shortly after presenting the report of Senate ad hoc Committee on Oil Lifting, Theft and the Impact on Petroleum Production and Oil Revenues.   According to him,There was nothing wrong with the decision of the…

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St. Michael Catholic Parishioners Presents Christ To The World As Lord Of Creation

By ANDREW DARAH/UGHELLI   It was a wonderful outing on Sunday 20th November 2022, as the entire parishioners of St. Michael Catholic Church Otovwodo Ughelli filled out in Eucharistic Procession around Ughelli in Ughelli North LGA of Delta State, in celebration of the feast of Christ the King. Feast of Christ the King which is also called Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, is a festival celebrated in the Roman Catholic Church in honour of Jesus Christ as lord over all creation. Essentially a magnification of…

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2023: Tinubu, Oshiomole, Omo-Agege Attack Atiku, Okowa In Warri As Campaign Kick Off

By Kobiruo Joseph/Michael Veloh     The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Sen Ovie Omo-Agege and former Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomole have taken swipe at, Alhaji Atiku for fighting his Boss while he was the vice president of Nigeria without thinking of governance. Tinubu made this revelation at the Warri township stadium in Delta state during the the presidential rally and  governorship flag off campaign in the state. This is just as former Edo state governor and national chairman of the APC, Comrade…

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Ekiugbo Primary School Benefit As Neroitech Inventions Donates Cash, Notebooks

BY Kobiruo Joseph/Ughelli STAFF and pupils of Ekiugbo primary school Ughelli, in Ughelli North local government area of Delta state, were filled with joy as Neroitech Inventions donated cash and notebooks worth thousand of naira to ease their education. Presenting the notebooks to pupils, Mr Aghogho Ojada who was accompanied by Neroitech Invention team leader, Isuru Nyerhowo and others said, “This gesture is to encourage the pupils because primary is the basic foundation of any given society. “It is important we educate the children now because the society we are…

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2023: Am Contesting To Revive,Rebuild And Liberate Delta As Governor- Omo-Agege

By Joe Favour Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta state, Sen Ovie Omo-Agege has revealed that his mission to govern the state is to revive, rebuild, liberate and band together a prosperous state. He made this known at world press conference held at Asaba while unveiling his BAND, EDGE and DEEP agenda. According to the Deputy Senate President, “Today, I am formally presenting myself to you as the governorship candidate of the APC and also the bearer of the hopes and aspirations of all Deltans. “Our…

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Analysis & Opinion: Omotetobore and Our Vanishing Names

By Sunny Awhefeada,   Growing up, whether it was in Kaduna, Ibadan, Evwreni or Ughelli, we were given indigenous names that reflected significance and wisdom. Some of our names were influenced by happenings and cultural nuances. A mere mention of such names evoked memories, good or bad, of such happenings. The generations before mine had even more profound and significant names than ours. Parents, grandparents or whoever it was that gave names did so after reflections before settling for what was considered apt. Names were not just given. Names were…

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2023: Agbi Describes APC, Others As Leprous Parties, Urges Deltan To Shun Them-Agbi

  By Kelvin Ohoror Governorship candidate of the New Nigeria People Party, NNPP, in Delta State, Sir Goodnews Agbi, has advised Deltans to distant themselves from the All Progressive Congress, APC, and other political parties because they are leprous and contagious ahead of the 2023 election.   Agbi made this known at Oleh, headquarters of Isoko South Local Government Area, when he hosted an enlarged meeting of the State Executive Committee, local government chairmen and candidates of the party.   According to him, “Deltans should avoid any party with its…

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2023: Tinubu/Shettima Achievements Have Made Our Job Easy -Emerhor

  The Director, Directorate of Contacts and Mobilization South-South for Tinubu/Shetima Presidential Campaign Council, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor has said that All Progressive Congress, APC, Presidential candidate Chief Bola Ahmed TINUBU and the party Vice Presidential candidate, Kassim Shetima are good products which are not difficult to sell.   The former APC Governorship candidate who stated this during the inaugural meeting of the Directorate of Contacts and Mobilization South-South for Tinubu/Shetima Presidential Campaign Council urged members of the directorate to work assiduously to deliver the APC, presidential ticket and other party…

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PCRC Holds Summit, Honour Isuru With Peace, Security Award, 13 Others 

    The Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) Ughelli Area Command, Delta State has honoured award winning innovator, Nyerhowo Isuru with peace and security award.   The 3rd Security Stakeholders Summit of Police Community Forum with the theme “Curbing the challenges of political violence and insecurity, herders/farmers conflict and inter-communal violence among youth in the ember months the way forward ” held at PCRC Hall, ‘A’ Division Ughelli, Delta State recently had thirteen deserving benefactors presented with awards in seven categories.   In his address, Comrade (Dr) Blessing Omarayerue Egbagbara,…

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