God’s Grace Saved Me From Death-Ughelli Monarch, OHARISI III

By Uruemu Favour  The Ovie of Ughelli Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Wilson Ojakovo, Oharisi III, has disclosed that it was the special grace of God that saved him from encountering death during his trying periods. He made this remarks during a church thanksgiving service held at the royal palace chapel to appreciate God almighty for sparing his life after a terrible sickness attack that nearly took his life. He said, “I am elated and honoured to be amongst you today, in good health, hale and healthy, I appreciate and thank…

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Ughelli Kingdom Queen Escapes Death As Orderly Is Shot

By Politicsgovernance.com   ONE of the wives of the Ovie of Ughelli kingdom, HRM Wilson Ojakovo, Oharisi III, yesterday escaped death after she was ambushed by a gang of gunmen in front of the palace along Isoko road in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. A police orderly, Inspector Bello Chinye attached to the palace also narrowly escaped death during the incident following gunshot wound he sustained on his right hand during the attack. Though several efforts to get details from the Delta state Police…

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Interview: Why Ughelli Monarch Should Be Recognized Just Like The Oba Of Benin And Olu Of Warri-Olorogun Akpofure

Olorogun Peter Tobore Akpofure is the Otota of the Great Ughelli Kingdom, In this interview with our Correspondent, OMOGHENE BENEDICT , he bare his mind on why Ughelli Monarch should be recognized just like the Oba of Benin and Olu of Warri. He spoke on how Ughelli Kingdom is been marginalized by Oil companies in the area, the state and federal governments. Excerpt: How has it been performing as your duties as the Otota of Ughelli Kingdom? Traditionally, I assist the King in duties that are assigned to me periodically and…

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Update: Ovie Of Ughelli Kingdom, Oharisi III, Pledges Support For Afiesere Community Central Executive

By Joe Favour, The traditional ruler of Ughelli Kingdom, HRM, Evangelist Wilson Ojakovo  Oharisi III JP has pledged his total support for the newly inaugurated executive of Afiesere community, Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. Addressing the executive members led by its President, Hon Richard Aduvie and Olorogun Shikaleke Okiemute, the royal father expressed joy over the peaceful conduct of the community elections and the swearing in ceremony. According to him, “It has been my prayers to God almighty that any community in Ughelli should be peaceful and…

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Ughelli Residents Seeks Compensation From Local Vigilante Over Theft

Ughelli Residents Seeks Compensation From Local Vigilante Over Theft   ..Sends SoS To Delta State Government   OGHENEKARO AWODEHA Resident of Ughelli, in Ughelli North Local Government Area, has bemoaned what they described as failure of the local Vigilantes in the area to provide security for which monthly levies are being paid. This is coming on the heels of series of stealing, robbery as well as breaking and entry that has been the order of the day in the town. They are calling on the state government to prohibit Street…

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Delta Community Issues 3 Months Ultimatum To BEDC To Provide Prepaid Meters, Constant Light Or Quit The Land

UGHELLI Decendant Union, UDU, has issued a 3-month ultimatum to Benin Electricity Distribution Company, BEDC, operating in Ughelli, Delta State, to provide prepaid meters to every house in the kingdom and must ensure that within this period electricity supply is contant or it should be ready to quit the kingdom for other investors to come in. According to UDU, that Transcop Power company has enough of energy but BEDC refused to buy in other to generate light for the use of the people and yet they go about giving people…

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