Again, Nurse Abducted By Gunmen In Ughelli For Second Time

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted a Nurse, Kate Okogu at Amekpa in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. It was gathered that the victim was abducted at her residence after returning from work at about 8pm on Tuesday, 20 October, 2020. Though the police and other security agencies are on their trail, the kidnappers have not made any contact with the family. Mrs Kate Okogu had earlier been kidnapped on September 13, 2012 and was rescued after few days. Her car, a white Toyota Sienna and…

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NILOWV Backs #ENDSARS Protest, Calls For Restructuring 

  Omamuzo Efidhere   The League of Women Voters of Nigeria (NILOWV) has thrown its weight behind the nationwide #ENDSARS protest, describing it as justified. NILOWV in a statement by its National President, Dr. Esther Uduehi, said innocent citizens had over time been subjected to all forms of brutality, injustices and dehumanizing treatment by men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian Police Force in virtually all parts of the country. The statement read in parts “There is a limit to human endurance and today, the people are saying…

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IMG Condemns Oleh Killings, Urges Delta Govt To Forestall Reprisal Attack

By Politicsgovernance.com   The Isoko Monitoring Group (IMG) has condemned the killing of nine Isoko Indigenes at Oleh, urging the Delta State Government to take urgent steps to forestall reprisal attack. Reacting to the killings of the deceased at a farmland close to a piece of land that is in dispute between Oleh and Ozoro communities, the group, in a statement, described the attack as an “act of barbarism and must be stopped immediately by all concern Isoko Sons and Daughters Worldwide.” IMG, in the statement by it’s Spokesman, Dr.…

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Ughelli Day Of Prayer: Gbakara Charges Residents To Reconnect With God

By politicsgovernance.com The Archbishop of Gods Will Mission,  Solomon Gbakara has charged the people of Ughelli Kingdom to faithfully reconnect with God to see his glory in the land. Archbishop Gbakara who was the Guest Speaker at the program made this charge during the 9th Ughelli Day of Prayers Tagged: God is Able organized by the Ovie of Ughelli Kingdom, HRM Dr. Wilson Ojakovo, Oharisi III, and the Christian bodies in Ughelli. According the guest speaker who took his Bible reading from the books of Mark 5:1-10 and Genesis 49:19…

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Flood Sacks Residents Of Bayelsa

By Elizabeth Vincent YENAGOA – Residents of Bayelsa State capital, Yenagoa, the home town of the former Nigeria president, Goodluck Jonathan, Utuoke and its environs have been sacked by the rampaging flood that has taken over which has render many homeless. They have called on the state government and the NEMA to urgently come to their aide by setting up IDP Camps in around the state to lessen their suffering. According source the mostly affected areas in the state capital are, Igbogene, Edepie, Swaile, Opolo, Kpansia, Eleele, Akenfa, Kutukutu, and …

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Protest: Nigeria Vice President, Osinbajo Begs Nigerians In A Written Letter

Nigeria Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has apologized to Nigerians for the long silence of the federal government. In his verified facebook page, Osinbajo writes: Dear Nigerians, I know that many of you are angry, and understandably so. We could’ve moved faster and for this we are sorry. I fully understand how many young people feel. Many feel that we have been too silent and have simply not done enough. These feelings of frustration are justified. There are far too many people who have been brutalised at the hands of…

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Delta APC Denies Lauretta Membership Over Appointment

The All Progressive Congress party, APC,  Delta State chapter, has denied the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media, Ms. Lauretta Onochie  her membership of the party. APC in a statement by its publicity secretary, Imonina Sylvester states that Lauretta Onochie has no intimate relationship with Delta APC. The statement as signed by Imonina Sylvester: “Delta APC: Ms. Lauretta Onochie, Not A Card Carrying Member Of APC When lie is constantly told without being challenged, it begins to wear the garb of truth. It is on the above premise that…

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Gov Obaseki Mourns Killed :EndSars Protester In Benin Read His Speech

Governor Obaseki of Edo has commiserated with the family of the late EndSARS protester who killed in the process protesting against the brutality of SARS across the country. In his verified facebook page, Obaseki said, “I have just learnt that hoodlums have attacked #ENDSARS protesters, who have conducted themselves peacefully in Benin City. I extend condolences to the victims of the attacks, including those who lost their lives and others who were injured by the thugs. It is disheartening that anyone would attack a peaceful assembly of young people, who…

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Endsars Protest: Snatched Ak-47 Of Slain Officer Recover By Police In Ughelli

The Nigeria Police officers attached the Ughelli ‘A’ Division police station in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, yesterday recovered the missing AK47 rifle belonging to the late Corporal Stanley Etaga who was killed during the End SARS Protest. The gun with serial number 56-2609008 with 25 round of ammunition, was snatched by hoodlums who hijacked the protest and attacked the policeman who was attacked and clubbed to death. It would be recalled that the Ughelli North Local government Chairman, Hon Godwin Adode in a security meeting, tasked…

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