NIGERIA OUT OF RECESSION SOON -Professor Soludo

What seems to be a glimpse of hope recently came the way of Nigerians as the former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Chukwuma Soludo announced that our nation’s economy will soon be out of recession considering the current socioeconomic key indicators. Professor Soludo made this declaration in Lagos while speaking at the 5th annual seminar titled; “Retsetssion; Succeeding in Recession”, organized by the Uche Ahubelem Centre for Human Development (UACHD) on Wednesday, 23rd August 2017 at the Shell Hall, MUSON Centre, Onikan , Lagos. Speaking at…

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APC ENVISIONS A NEW DELTA STATE – IKA SOUTH MDA

Members of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Ika South Local Government Area have affirmed that the party is out to envision a NEW DELTA This was disclosed during the maiden edition of the Mainstream Delta APC, (MDA), a formidable APC group to reflect the history and extent of its political positioning in Delta State held in Agbor on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. The meeting was convened by the party chief servant and a Human Rights activist, Barr. Felix Morka, who affirmed that through MDA, APC is willing to envision a…

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WHAT IF NIGERIA UNDERGOES RESTRUCTURING?

Restructuring has become the latest buzz word in the political landscape with political and non political actors pushing forward their ideas of the word that was not too long ago, an anathema to many state actors. But what exactly is the idea of restructuring? Given the view of some that Nigeria is presently a federation, it is not surprising that different political actors would give different perspectives to the concept of restructuring. After the former military ruler and an ex-vice-president called for restructuring of Nigeria, among other recent calls from…

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PARIS CLUB REFUND: HOW DELTA STATE SPENT HER N10BN

The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Mr Charles Aniagwu had disclosed how the Delta State Government spent the N10bn it recently received from the Federal government as part of the Paris Club excess loan deduction refunds. Mr. Aniagwu disclosed that out of the N10bn, Local Governments in the state were given N2.1bn as their statutory share while about N5bn was set aside to settle certain issues relating to certain aspect of salary arrears, co-operative deductions and pensions. The sum of N2bn plus was earmarked for…

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WE WILL BRIDGE THE INFORMATION GAP – The Bridge Builders

The Bridge Builders, a group made up of stakeholders from all political wards in Ika South Local Government Area has stated that their sole aim is to bridge the information gap between the State government and the masses, to enable people be properly informed of the achievements of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa so far, and also canvass for a 2nd term for the governor. They made this assertion in their meeting which was held on the 14th of August 2017, at the house of the convener of the group, Mr. Peter…

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SKILL DEVELOPMENT AS ELIXIRS TO YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT

BY JEROME-MARIO UTOMI One of the cardinal promises of the APC during the 2015 electioneering campaign was massive job creation for the army of young unemployed graduates in the country. That promise and a legion of other similar promises combined to give the party victory at the polls. But more than two years down the line, the narrative has changed.The recently released unemployment index by the National Bureau of Statics (NBS) reveals that the fight against unemployment is not yet Uhuru as this hydra headed problem appears to be winning.…

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I AM THE NEW POLITICAL LEADER OF IKA SOUTH – MR. TONY ALIKA

Mr. Tony Alika is an American based professional Engineer, businessman, motivational speaker and philanthropist who has made an indelible mark towards the growth of Ika nation, especially in Ika South. In this explosive and no holds barred personality of the week interview, the fire brand grassroot politician passionately x-rays the state of politics in Ika South, while giving a scorecard of the various political leaders in Ika land and advocates the need for a change in status-quo and youths involvement in politics Excerpts IT’S A PLEASURE MEETING YOUR SIR, COULD…

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OBUSOM OPENS UP ON N17M CARS BY LOCAL GOVERNMENT COUNCIL CHAIRMEN

The Executive Chairman of Oshimili South Local Government Area, Barr. Chux Obusom has declared as untrue, the news of the purchase of brand new Toyota Camry cars for Council Chairmen in Delta state by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa disclosing that the cars were purchased solely by the Chairmen without state government assistance.The Council Chairman who is also the Secretary of the Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) in the state and as well as a clergy man, made this clarification at a media chat with journalists of the Indigenous Correspondents…

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SUSPECTED KILLER OF LATE LUCKY NWAKI, EZE MIKE NABBED

The prime suspect of the alleged murder of Mr. Lucky Nwaki, a 40 years old father of five children in Agbor reported in last week’s edition of Ika Weekly Newspaper has been arrested. The suspect Eze Mike also known as Ololo who was said to have eloped after committing the heinous crime was arrested on Monday, August 14, 2017 in Agbor by members of Nigeria Police Force who acted on a tip off. According to a source, Ololo confessed that they were two among the members of the group that…

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MARRIED MAN SHOOTS SELF DEAD AT GIRLFRIEND’S HOUSE

A 38-year-old father of three and member, Ika North East Vigilante Group, Mr. Onyisi Ogbu has shot himself dead with his locally made double barrel at his girlfriend’s house, Miss Buchi Onyeowerre in the early hours of Wednesday August 16, 2017 after spending the night with her. The deceased, Mr. Onyisi Ogbu who abandoned his lovely wife, Maureen and three children at about 9: pm on that fateful day to spend the night in another woman’s house about 3 poles away from his house was a native of Idumu-Uzomor quarters…

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