Wednesday , October 23 2019

Ibru’s Burial Rites Begin Today

Late Alex Uruemu Ibru, By Chiemelie Ezeobi The service of songs for the deceased Chairman of The Guardian Newspapers, Mr. Alex Uruemu Ibru, begins today, at the Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos. It would be recalled that late Ibru died on November 20, after a protracted battle against cancer and Parkinson’s …

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Poly Rector Among Kidnap Victims in Delta

Monday Osayande 13 December 2011 Asaba — Kidnappers have stepped up activities in Delta state in recent weeks, abducting several high profile persons for cash ransoms. Their latest victims, the Rector of the State Polytechnic, Otoife-Oghara, Dr. Clara Soghike and a Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Economic Planning, Mr. …

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Nigeria: Dissolve NFF Board Now

Leadership (Abuja) 14 December 2011 editorial If it were in other climes where integrity is the watch word in every public office, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) board, led by Alhaji Aminu Maigari, ought to have resigned en mass with an unreserved apology to Nigerians. The board goes down in …

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CAF INTER CLUB CUP COMPETITIONS Heartland, Dolphins others get December 30 …

Nigerian clubsides taking part in the 2012 CAF Inter Club Competitions have until December 30, 2011 to send the lists of their players to the Confederations of African Football or risk paying heavy fines. The duo of Dolphins and Sunshine Stars will be representing the country in the lucrative money-spinning …

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Police and puzzle over the murder of Onokpite

      By Peterclaver Egbochue   THREE weeks after the gruesome murder of the Citizens Popular Party (CPP) candidate in the April 26 governorship election in Delta State, Chief Ogbe Onokpite, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) is still battling to solve the puzzle the assailants left behind.   Onokpite, …

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Farmer decries poor state of Ewulu/Ishiagwu road in Delta

| Print | E-mail Written by David Olagunju Wednesday, 14 December 2011 Share A former Chairman, All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) in Delta State, Chief Jerry Ossai, has decried the poor state of Ewulu and Ishiagwu road in Aniocha South Local Government Area of the state. Ossai spoke with newsmen at the inauguration …

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APGA appoints interim chair

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) yesterday approved the appointment of Dr Casmis Ihegworo as its interim National Chairman.  Gozie Nwachukwu was appointed  National Organising Secretary. It further reiterated its endorsement of a suit filed against its ex-National Chairman Victor Umeh and other officers for constitutional breaches. These decisions were …

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Ex-Delta Assembly Clerk pays N7m for release of abducted wife, 4 children

By Austin Ogwuda Asaba – IMMEDIATE past Clerk of the Delta State House of Assembly, Mr. Raymond Yavbieri, paid N7 million to kidnappers in Asaba to secure the freedom of his wife and four children who were abducted on their way to the church. Meanwhile, Permanent Secretary of State  Ministry …

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