Delta Police Intercept Vehicle Carrying Explosives along Ughelli-Patani Road

    The Delta State Police Command has announced the interception of a vehicle carrying what it described as suspected explosive components A statement by ASP Chuks Orisewezie, acting PPRO Delta State Command, Asaba said: “On 21/2/2019 at about 1945hrs, the team while on stop and search duty along Ughelli –Patani road intercepted a white […]

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Elders, Stakeholders Appeal to Urhobo Nation to Fulfill their Pledge to Vote Omo-Agege, Buhari

    The Urhobo Elders, Leaders and Stakeholders have called on the Urhobo nation to vote massively for Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, President Mohammadu Buhari and other APC candidates in fulfillment of their pledge late last year at the PTI conference centre, Effurun In a statement by the group’s Chairman, Chief Patrick Ideh, Secretary, Chief John […]

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2019: Uduaghan’s Tact, Plans For Delta South at Senate By Ovie Okpare

    Given the growing discontent among the people over the prolonged, unproductive occupation of the Delta South Senatorial seat in the National Assembly by Sen James Manager, former Governor #EmmanuelUduaghan, now of the All Progressives Congress, APC, towers as the standout candidate to take over the mantle in the 16 February general elections. Aside […]

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2019 Elections: Delta NUJ is Alarmed Over the Preparedness of INEC

Delta State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists(NUJ) has urged INEC in the state to brace up in sensitizing the electorate about the forthcoming general elections, as it cautioned INEC to be mindful of NGOs that will be accredited to monitor elections. State Chairman, Comrade Mike Ikeogwu stated this in Asaba when the Delta […]

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2019: Ogboru Rejects Okowa’s Challenge for a Debate, Describes Gbaji as an “Empty Barrel”

ALL Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate for Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru has rejected the debate for governorship candidates planed by the Nigerian Union of Journalists(NUJ) ahead of the 2019 general elections. Responding to call by Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa for a debate during the PDP campaign flag off held last Friday at Oghara, Ogboru said: […]

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Gov. Okowa’s Experience Positioned Delta for Rapid Socio-economic Dev. – Ovie Agas

Apart from his experience in governance which has united and positioned Delta state for rapid socio-economic development, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa deserved a second term in office for equity and fairness, the Secretary to the Delta State government(SSG) Mr. Festus Ovie Agas has said The publicity-shy SSG who spoke to Urhobo Publishers Forum in Ughelli said […]

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Okowa Does Not Need to Consult with Private Sector to Develop Delta State – CPS Aniagwu

Despite Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s desire for a private sector driven Delta state economy, his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Charles Aniagwu has said the governor does not need any consultation with this sector before creating the enabling environment for investors to come to the state Mr. Aniagwu who responded to questions during a frontline programme, an […]

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Effurun Standstill for Omo-Agege, Lists Achievements, Says Ogboru Will Transform Delta State

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, representing Delta Central today(24/11/08) presented end of term report and score card to the Urhobo nation listing about 25 bills and projects he attracted to the Urhobo nation saying “We have delivered on our promises, and today Delta Central is better positioned to play a strategic role in national politics.” He added, […]

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Delta 2019: Clark Misfired. Ogboru Can Win, “Nothing like Unwritten Power Zoning” – Chief Ideh, 92yrs Old.

Chief Patrick Ideh, 92 years Old former member, House of Representatives has said Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, who he described as his junior brother was being economical with the truth when he claimed recently that, “by the unwritten power zoning arrangement in the state, Delta North Senatorial District Should complete its two terms of eight […]

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2019: Unemployment, Hardship, Insecurity, Bad Roads, Communal Clashes Threaten Okowa’s Re-election Bid

The Center for Peace and Environmental Justice (CEPEJ) has called on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to address what it called hardship and unemployment being experienced in Delta state. CEPEJ, a Non Governmental Organisation made this call in a statement issued by its national coordinator, Comrade Sheriff Mulade, in Paris, France. “The call became necessary following the […]

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