COVID-19: UPYA Team Sets To Distributes Preventive Items, Embarks On Sensitization Campaign

As the rate of the Coronavirus pandemic continue to increase in Nigeria and the globe, Urhobo Progress Youths Association, UPYA, a non governmental organisation has put up modalities to distribute preventative materials in other to contain the spread of Covid -19 in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State.    Though, no case of the pandemic disease has been recorded in Delta state,  the Team leader of UPYA,  Comrade Marcus Ekure disclosed that ‘Prevention is better than Cure’.  In a press release, Ekure said, “This is to inform the…

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How UPYA Achieves its Aim in 2019 And The Vessels Of Honour God Used

  By Marcus Ekure As a tradition in UPYA to publish ACTION PLAN at the beggining of each year and to publish report of accomplishments at the end of the year, bellow is the list of UPYA 2019 strides and the invisible hands that pushed the buttons. Successful execution of the 2019 Dr Ovie Ughwanogho Annual Urhobo Challenge with about 198 Challenging Schools and over 380 Challengers with the following prizes given out: 1st Position: N250,000, 2nd: N150,000 and N100,000 with other consolation prizes of N50,000 naira each. Through UPYA…

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UPYA Sets To Admit New Team Members

The Urhobo Progressive Youth Association,UPYA is set to absolve new members into its TEAM. This decision was taking last Sunday during its usual monthly meeting at the National Secretariat in Ughelli. According to the TEAM Leader, Marcus Ekure, “the decision came on the heels of necessity bearing in mind our immediate plans to expand structure to the various local government areas and later to the various kingdoms as well as need for human capital to drive the numerous programs that have just been initiated by the organization”. Recall that this…

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Akpobasaha, Lucy, Efebe emerge winners in 3rd edition of Ughwanogho Urhobo Language Challenge

By Joel Grandball & Omamuzo Efidhere AKPOBASHA Oghenevwairhe of Delsu Secondary School, Efebe Ochuko and Odivwri Lucy Oghenetejiri both of Erho Secondary School all in Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta state have emerged winners of the 3rd edition of Dr. Ovie Ughwanogho sponsored Urhobo language challenge facilitated by Urhobo Progressive Youth Association, UPYA. The event which was held at Wellington Hotels in Effurun recently had 500 students drawn from 250 secondary schools across Delta central after which five students qualified for the finals. In his address, the…

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Ekure, UPYA President Congratulates Ughwanogho On His Birthday

The president of Urhobo Progress Youths Association, UPYA, Comrade Marcus Ekure has congratulated Olorogun Dr. Ovie Ughwanogho on the occasion of his birthday.   Speaking on behalf of UPYA team members and his immediate family ,Ekure said, “Olorogun Dr Ovie Ughwanogho, the Ejoyovwi of Effuronto Kingdom, is golden fish in a fish bowl. A pathfinder, trail blazer and pace setter with an Avalanche of goodwill! For no reason, he loves and cares for all without season. “He is a man with intimidating academic and philanthropic pedigree! A 21st century destiny…

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