Gbagi Foundation Sets Up N6m Education Trust Fund Grant For Nigeria Students

  By Joel Grandball,   As part of his contribution to the growth of education across the country, former Minister of Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi through Gbagi Foundation has set up an Education Endowment Fund for 500 Nigerian students at Edwin Clark University University, Kiagbodo, Delta State. Represented by his wife, Hon Justice Sybil Gbagi at the first maiden convocation of the Edwin Clark University, Gbagi said, “As you already aware, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Gbagi Foundation, in his capacity as a former Minister for Education…

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2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup Semifinalists Emerge

By Jahrock Ujewe, The four semifinalists in the 2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup have emerged following the completion of the quarterfinal action on Wednesday, November 21 in Warri. The semifinalists are Rolly FC of Koko, Bobbies United of Warri, Lord Honour FC of Warri, and Osevan FC of Kwale. From the pairings, it is mathematically certain that a Warri-based team will play in December 14 final, as Bobbies United will go up against elite conquerors, Lord Honour FC, in the first semifinal tie. Osevan FC will hope to deplore all ammunitions…

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GOVERNOR DICKSON REACTS TO APC WINNING

  By Elizabeth Vincent   YENEGOA -The Governor of Bayelsa State his excellency Hon Henry Serike Dickson has reacted to the claim that APC is the winner  of the Saturday election ,he called on the independent national electoral  commission (INEC) to declare the party candidate of PDP Douye Diri. His excellency who made the statement at the world press briefing held at Government House Yenagoa said the result monitored by his party in the eight local government areas showed clear indication that APC did not win. According to him, There…

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Kogi Election: NILOWV Condemns Murder Of Salome Abu, Urges Federal Govt. To Institute An Inquiry

  Omamuzo Efidhere   League of Women Voters of Nigeria (NIOWV), has condemned the alleged murder of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Women Leader, Mrs. Salome Acheju Abuh by suspected political thugs.   In a statement signed by its President, Rt. Hon. Dame Dr. Esther Uduehi, (PhD.) she stated that “the League of Women Voters of Nigeria (NILOWV), are pained by her death and condemn the barbaric act.   According to the statement, “we are alarmed at the Barbaric Act meted on a woman, Mrs. Salome Abu, in Kogi State following…

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NPFL: MFM FC Held Impressive Warri Wolves To A Score Draw

  By Jahrock Ujewe,   Warri Wolves continued their impressive streak of picking priceless results on the road, as their host, MFM FC of Lagos, had to come from a goal down to force the Seasiders to a 1 – 1 draw in a Matchday 4 fixture of the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL. It was the second time in the current campaign that Wolves, who are unbeaten in their last five NPFL games, had gone ahead in an away tie and the home team had to savage a…

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We Do Not Worship Omalokun, It Is A Deity From Ijaw, Ughelli Is For God- Oharisi III

….thank Gov. Okowa for standing firm behind his younger brother ….. Numerous court cases are over, it is time to work-Waive   Omamuzo Efidhere     The Ovie of Ughelli Kingdom, HRM Evang. (Dr.) Wilson Ojakovo Oharisi III has stated that Ughelli Descendants are not involved in the worship of Omalokun because it is deity from Ijaw Kingdom and that the kingdom has been handed over to God when he gave his life to Christ.   Oharisi III said this recently during the 8th edition of Ughelli Day of Prayers…

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Conflict Resolution Approaches: Honesty, Best Global Practices – Chief Uzor

  By Victor Bieni ASABA- The Special Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Peace Building and Conflict Resolutions, Chief Edwin Uzor has said that the best global approaches to conflict Resolutions is the act of truthfulness, and fear of God while resolving crises in the Society at a given point or time. Chief Edwin Uzor disclosed this to our reporter today in his office at Asaba, Delta State Capital while Fielding questions from some group of Journalists on his achievements so far since his appointment in the office, inception of…

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Inaugurate NDDC Board To Forestall Akpabio Excesses Group Urges Buhari

By Emmanuel Amatutu,   THE Niger Delta Development Watch-Dog, NDDW, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari not to allow what it described as the personal interest of the Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio destroy his legacies in the region. NDDW director general, Vincent Hitler Egbogbo in a statement on behalf of the group, also asked President Buhari to inaugurate the NDDC board and curb the excesses of the Akpabio occasioned by what he described as Akpabio’s overbearing conducts since assumption of office as Niger Delta minister. The statement reads,…

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Ughelli North APC Leaders Urge Members, Supporters Not To Be Discouraged By Court Of Appeal Ruling

  …… APC will take over Delta State by 2023 By Vincent Ogbunisi           Ughelli North leaders of the All Progressive Congress APC has urged members and supporters in Ughelli North Local Government Area to be steadfast in working towards taking over Governorship seat from PDP come 2023 and not be discouraged by the court of appeal ruling recently in Benin that favoured the PDP candidate for Ughelli North Constituency II seat in the Delta State House of Assembly.   These words of advise and encouragement came from Olorogun Amb. Ovuoke…

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USE YOUR POLITICAL OFFICE, CONNECTIONS TO ATTRACT DEVELOPMENT TO UGHELLI KINGDOM- AKPOFURE

  By Vincent Ogbunisi          Olorogun Peter Akpofure the Otota of the Great Ughelli Kingdom has urged political office holders who are sons and daughters to use their offices and connections to attract development to the land.   The mouth piece of the Great Ughelli Kingdom made this statement recently during the final burial rites of Late Pa. Engr. James Okpako Rangers Edevbie at Afiesere Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State.   He seized the opportunity to thank and commend His Excellency, Senator Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa…

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