Lockdown: Two Churches Shut Down in Ughelli South

  …as Jifas Ogbon appeals for more compliance   By Erere Odafe,   The Chairman of Ughelli South local Government Area, Dr. Richard Kofi has shut down two churches in Ekakpamre community for disobeying the state order of stay at home and social distance warning. The churches, St. Peter’s Anglican Church and God’s Love Assembly at Ekrokpe Community were shut down at the instance local government chairman, Dr. Richard Kofi locked down, The Evaluation, Monitoring and Enforcement Committee led by the Ughelli South Council Chairman, Hon.Richard Kofi has to close…

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Delta Youths Assured Of innovative, skills Development As Ogbon Lauds  Govt Initiatives

  By Philo Ezewu,  Delta State Governor Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has assured youths in the State of policies and programmes that will better them to be innovative and skillful to their development. Governor Okowa who was represented by the Commissioner for Youths Development Hon. Ifeanyi Egwunyenga gave this assurance at Otu-Jeremi in Ughelli South Local government area in continuation of the Sensitization and advocacy tour with critical youth stakeholders in the local government. This is just as the Special Assistant to the State Governor on Youth Development, Prince Sony…

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Jifas Ogbon Felicitates With Majemite On His Birthday

By Philo Ezewu,   Special Assistant to the Governor on Youth Development, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon has congratulated former Delta State Commissioner for Land and Survey, Olorogun Fred Majemite on his birthday. According to Ogbon in his birthday wishes, “Majemite is a dynamic enterprising man, a seasoned and astitute polictian who had made leaders out of his leadership style. “He is a philanthropist whose humility is unequalled, a selfless leader who is humble, kind hearted, trailblazer and God fearing. His understanding contributions to the socio-economic and political growth of Delta…

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Omote Urges Delta CP To Rejig Delta State Security Approach ln Ughelli North And South

By Uruemu Joseph,  NATIONAL coordinator of Elohim Political Forum, EPF, Prince Emmanuel Omote has called on the Delta State Commissioner of Police, Hafiz Inuwa to rejig the the security approach in combating crime  Ughelli North and South Local Government Areas in the state. Addressing newsmen over the high rate of assassination and kidnapping in Ughelli North and South LGAs, Omote said, “Our people can no longer sleep with the eyes close because the two local government areas have become a battle front for criminals. It would be recalled that in…

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Delta 2023: Governorship Race Is Not For Children With Napkins -Gbagi

By Uruemu Favour Former Minister of Education (State) of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi has declared his intentions to contest for the governorhip position in Delta State come 2023 with a vow to remove all unemployed Deltans from the streets within his first 100 days in office . Making the declaration to contest under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in a parley with newsmen at his country home in Oginibu community, Ughelli South local government of the state, Gbagi said, “This business is a…

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Delta 2023: I have The Bullets To Run The Race Of Governor-Gbagi

By Joel Grandball   Former Minister of Education (State) Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi has declared his intentions to contest for the governorhip position in Delta State come 2023. Making the declaration at a luncheon with newsmen at his country home in Oginibu community, Ughelli South local government of Delta State, Gbagi said, “I have the bullets and resources to contest for the position of Governor in the state. According to him, “I have come to change the topography of Delta State and my chances glaring because I have been planning for…

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Explosion Hits Delta Community

  By Joel Grandball, Explosion on Wednesday, October 16 rocked a Gas carrying WELL HEAD operated by the Nigeria Petroleum Development Company, NPDC in Okpare-Olomu, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State. The cause of the explosion, which occurred at WELL 36, Utorogu at noon hours of the day is yet to be unravelled but sources said, it could be as a result of over pressure. It was gathered that one of the security guard at the Oil Well, (name withheld) narrowly escape death as the explosion knocked him…

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Ex-agitators Seek An End To Pipeline Vandalization, Bunkering In Urhobo Land

…Set Up Local Tax Force In Delta Central BY Omoghene Benedict, Worried by the incessant illegal bunkering activities and pipeline vandalization, ex-militant leaders under the aegis of Coalition of Urhobo Agitators have appealed to suspected vandals and illegal bunkerers to put an end to their activities in Urhobo land or face the wrath of the law. In a one day program held in Otu-Jeremi, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, tagged: ‘War Against Vandalization, Illegal Refineries /Bunkering in Urhobo Land’, the convener, ‘General’ Abraham Ekokotu said, “With the…

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