Tuesday , July 16 2019

Why we dethroned our Ovie – SUBJECTS

By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI—THE people of Agbarho Kingdom in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, yesterday, gave reasons for the “dethronement” of the embattled monarch of the kingdom, HRM Samson Oghughunwa and the installation of a new king. Nigeria Air not suspended for lack of investors – Sirika …

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Delta Police Uncovers Suspected Explosives In Delta Community

Subtances suspected to be Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), have been discovered and recovered by the police in Ughelli, the administrative headquarters of Ughelli north local government of Delta State. A press release made available to newsmen Friday in Asaba, by the acting Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Chuks Orisewezie, …

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Duke of Nigerian Journalism @ 60

Sometime in 2004, the then Guardian managing director Emeka Izeze called one of his trusted reporters by his nickname: “Shakespeare, can you reach out to Nduka Obaigbena and get a damn good story crafted in flowing prose?” The Guardian on Saturday was re-packaging its content as a people oriented weekend …

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El Rufai double talk

It is not in his character to be tame or modest. On that note, Malam El Rufai did not surprise. There is something intrinsically disturbing about the Kaduna State governor’s penchant for attention. He seems to be banging his shoes like a public desperado. He is like Oscar, the character …

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Deita Politics: 2019: Ossai, Osanebi In Alleged Cold War Over House Of Reps

Ahead of the 2019 general in elections, there is palpable dark cloud brewing over the interests of the Delta State House of Assembly (DTHA), Deputy Speaker, Mr. Friday Osanebi, and the current House of Representative member, Mr. Ossai Nicholas Ossai on who represents Ndokwa Nation at the lower chambers of …

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Eland receives FDP approval for Gbetiokun field development in Nigeria

Eland Oil Gas has secured regulatory approval of its Gbetiokun field development plan (FDP) from the Nigerian Department of Petroleum Resources. Discovered in 1987, the field is located in the south-east of the OML 40 licence in Nigeria. Covering an area of 498km², the OML 40 prospect lies onshore within …

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News Okowa admonishes christians to always Pray for those i

DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has said those in authority faces a lot of temptations and should be prayed for always to enable them to carry out the right decisions. The governor made the call on Sunday while speaking at a thanksgiving ceremony of Hon. Guwor Dennis, member …

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We have land for industries, not Ruga —Isoko group

Theophilus Onojeghen, Warri A pan-Isoko group, the Isoko Advancement Network, has said the Isoko people in Delta State will resist any attempt to use any part of their land for the suspended Ruga Settlement for herdsmen across the country by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. The group, however, said the …

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Assets Forfeiture: Presidential Panel Seals Nwaoboshi’s Properties In Delta, Abuja And Lagos

A file photo of Senator Peter Nwaoboshi   The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property says it has sealed up certain suspicious assets and properties belonging to the Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi. The assets are said to be located in Warri …

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