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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Uwheru Killings: Egbo Condemns Gruesome Murder By Herdsmen

Following the yearly unabated killing of Agadama and Ohoror indigenes in Uwheru by suspected Fulani herdsmen, Olorogun Jaro Egbo has called on the Delta State governor and representatives of the area to urgently mapped out strategies to put an end to the yearly occurrences. Lamenting the tragedy that had befell the Uwheru people, Egbo, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC,  hinted that the representatives of people both at the state and national level are not doing enough to address the root cause of the of the problem in…

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Afiesere Community Boils Over Leadership Tussle

  BY JOEL GRANDBALL, TWO persons have been allegedly shot at Afisiere community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State at the weekend following leadership tussle that has engulfed the community. It was gathered that a group of persons had in a failed attempt to dethrone the current leadership of the community which resulted to the shooting of one Anthony Apiloko and a Motorcyclist. Afiesere community has been embroiled in a leadership tussle following calls by a section of the community led by one Chief Evans Akponana on…

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Criminals issued Quit Notice By Police, Vigilante In Ughelli

 By Omoghene Benedict,  THE Divisional Police Officer attached to ‘A’ division Ughelli, CSP Kevin Zuokumor and the local Vigilante Group of Nigeria, VGN has read riot act to criminals in Ughelli and environs to desist from the act of criminality or face the wrath of the law.  This is just as two suspected armed robbers were arrested at Ekiugbo-Ughelli by vigilante while trying to rob a man of his motorcycle. CSP Zuokumor gave this warning in his office when he was addressing the Vigilante Group of Nigeria, VGN, led by…

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Adode Presents Sewing Machine, Generator To Physically Challenged Cobbler

By Uruemu Favour, Chairman of Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, Godwin Adode presented a sewing machine and power generator to Mr Mike Ohimor a physically challenge cobbler. Presenting the item, the Local government boss said, “I am always satisfied to see people of Ohimor’s nature to engage themselves and be self independent. “The young man came to the office of the to solicit support to enable him do his shoe making work effectively. “Anytime time he would visits me in the office, Mike would not demand for…

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