IKA SOUTH LANDLORDS/LANDLADIES ASSOCIATION PROTESTS

The Ika South Landlords/Landladies Association led by its chairman, Mr. Vincent Arimokwu, recently held a peaceful protest against the decision of Ika South Local Government Council to lease out the popular Agbor government field at the College of Education junction, Agbor, to individuals to build a Shopping Mall and run for twenty-five years. The aggrieved Ika South Landlords and Landladies were received at the council secretariat by the Deputy Director, Sir F.C Obianke. The group speaking through its chairman, Mr. Vincent Arimokwu expressed dissatisfaction; saying, “We the members of Ika…

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DELTA PRINCIPAL’S CUP FOOTBALL COMPETITION BEGINS

Delta Principal’s Cup Football Competition for Secondary Schools has kicked off at the local government level in the state, and in Ika North East, the Ute-Okpu Grammar School football team defeated King Solomon College, Owa-Ekei 5 goals to none during the opening football match at Owa-Alero Commercial Secondary School, Owa-Alero on Monday November 6, 2017. Speaking with Ika Weekly reporter, the Chief Inspector of Education, Ika North East Local Government Area, Mr. Kelly N. Kentoa expressed his joy, and thanked specifically Zenith Bank Plc, the sponsor of the football competition…

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SURVEY OF OPINIONS ON MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE

God the creator of humanity and of marriage itself has laid out his plans for marriage as a lifelong union. God knows this design is the best. When we stray from his plans, the results are damaging on many levels. Unfortunately, the rate of divorce in the Church is comparable to that of the larger society. Many people see nothing wrong with divorce; however, it should better be imagined than experienced. Marriage is the first institution created by God. God made the first man, Adam and then created a woman,…

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IKA SOUTH PDP INAUGURATES CAMPAIGN COMMITTEES

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ika South Chapter under the leadership of Hon. Collins Bello has in a bid to have a total coverage of the local government ahead of the Council election fixed for January 6, 2017 inaugurated campaign committee groups. The various committee groups inaugurated on Thursday November 9, 2017 are to be chaired by an academic and community leader from Agbor kingdom, Chief Dr. Emmanuel U. Tibi. Other committee groups and their heads include, Committee on Finance, Hon. Barr. Chiedu Ebie: Monitoring Committee, Amb. Paul Alika; Planning…

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PROPHET IGBODO DONATES TO EWEIFO ORTHOPAEDIC HOME

Prophet Joseph Igbodo, the General Overseer of Divine Faith Evangelical Mission International, in his usual act of benevolence and humanitarian services, has on recently donated mattresses and food items to the patients of Uweifo Orthopaedic Nursing Home, Ewuru, Agbor. Prophet Igbodo, who is also the proprietor of Job’s Orphanage Home and the proprietor St. Stephen Trust Widows Home, all in Agbor, Ika South LGA of Delta State was accompanied by some of his pastors during the visit. Addressing the workers and inmates of the home who came to welcome him,…

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PROTEST OVER SALE OF AGBOR GOVERNMENT FIELD

The Ika South Landlords/Landladies Association led by its chairman, Mr. Vincent Arimokwu, recently held a peaceful protest against the decision of Ika South Local Government Council to lease out the popular Agbor government field at the College of Education junction, Agbor, to individuals to build a Shopping Mall and run for twenty-five years. The aggrieved Ika South Landlords and Landladies were received at the council secretariat by the Deputy Director, Sir F.C Obianke. The group speaking through its chairman, Mr. Vincent Arimokwu expressed dissatisfaction; saying, “We the members of Ika…

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CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR NOT A DO-OR-DIE AFFAIR

The weather no doubt has changed; wetness has given way for dryness, as farmers are getting set for bush burning. The scourging sun and dry breeze with its accompanying dust, and the intense heat at night bring about a thousand complains of fever and weakness of the body. It all points to one thing; that the Harmattan is here again. Now, in the hearts of virtually everyone, two huge celebrations are by the corner: Christmas and New Year. No celebration brings joy and happiness to the mind more than these…

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MOCKERY OF POLITICAL LEADERSHIP AND STATESMANSHIP

Most politicians in many climes are self-styled leaders and statesmen, by virtue of their economic/social statuses, as retirees/business moguls, by virtue of their possession of the instruments of coercion, treachery, exclusion, self-aggrandizement and by virtue of their loquaciousness and positions of misused authority. Because they have these attributes to flaunt and use to subjugate fellow citizens and sustain themselves in power, these politicians regard themselves as models of political leadership and statesmanship. The politicians in this class are not in politics to effect desired, positive change that fosters general development…

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IKA ASSOCIATION CHICAGO CHAPTER PRESENTS PEWS

The President of Ika Association Chicago Chapter, U.S.A, under the aegis of Ika National Association U.S.A, Mrs. Anwili Nwarache on recently visited Central Hospital, Agbor, where they presented 20 new pews to the antenatal unit of the hospital, in addition to the others they have donated in the past. Mrs. Anwili, was accompanied by her husband, Mr. Nwarache, who is also a member of the Association and their facilitator in Ika land, Mr. Walter Agboje. Receiving their donations, the Zonal Medical Director Central Hospital, Dr. Nwabua Francis appreciated the group…

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IKA ASSOCIATION CHICAGO CHAPTER USA VISITS IKA WEEKLY

The President of Ika Association Chicago Chapter, U.S.A, under the aegis of Ika National Association U.S.A, Mrs. Anwili Nwarache in a show of appreciation for the good service they have been rendering to Ika land and beyond visited the corporate office of Ika Weekly Newspaper on Thursday 9th November 2017, along with her husband and also a member of the Association, Mr. Nwarache, and their facilitator in Ika land, Mr. Walter Agboje. During the visit, Mrs. Nwarache commended the staff and management of Ika Weekly Newspaper for the selfless service…

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