DETHRONE APC IN ABUJA COME 2019 SAYS BARR. UZUM TELLS DELTANS

A stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ika North-East local government of Delta State, Barr. Eugene Uzum, has called on Deltans to come out en masse to vote APC out of government in 2019 general election. He stated this while responding to questions from journalists that observed the just concluded Local government election at the polling units of his hometown in Otolokpo. Barr. Uzum who was optimistic that PDP would sweep the vote in his constituency and across the state, affirmed that the largest majority of the people…

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I DO NOT CARE IF I STEP ON ANY TOE- Governor Ifeanyi Okowa

The Executive Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr.Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa has during the quarterly interaction with journalist in the State on Monday, December 18, 2017 at the Governor’s Office in Asaba, reassured Deltans of his commitment to continue to represent their good and best interest, highlighting his utmost achievements as job creation and road construction. According to the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, “leadership even in the family circle is not an easy task. The state is bigger than one person. My administration is committed to bringing prosperity to all Deltans. Hence,…

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LG POLLS CANDIDATES PROFILE: BARR. VICTOR OKOH

With January 6th 2018, the day that has been set aside to elect a new set of executive at the Local Government level is fast approaching; many have indicated interest to serve their local government in various capacities.This week, Ika Weekly Newspaper brings you a profile of one of the candidates seeking to represent the people of Ika South at the Local Government Council as Chairman under the platform of the PDP, in the person of Barrister Victor Okoh. Who is Victor Okoh? Barr. Victor Okoh was born into the…

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BE WISE: VOTE WISELY DO NOT SELL YOUR VOTES

Since the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission released the local council election time-table for next year election, politicians of various shades and colours who are eager to be on the saddle of leadership at the third tier of government have been employing different means of communication to reach and convince unsuspecting hearts and minds of people to cast their votes for them. It is on record that during, and before elections, most politicians can best be described as accessible and reachable through telephone and personally, as they play with emotions…

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OKOWA EXPRESSES EXCITEMENT AT IKA SOUTH LG CAMPAIGN

The Governor of Delta State, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa has affirmed that there is relative peace in Ika South Local Government Area following his rousing welcome to Agbor by the members of the People Democratic Party (PDP) to the formal flag off of the party campaign ahead of the local government council election. The governor whose excitement was captured while delivering his speech at the event, said he got almost confused of the flag off campaign to be a national rally as a result of the mammoth crowd which attended…

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PDP NATIONAL CONVENTION: TONY OBUH EMERGES AS DELEGATE

The Ika South chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), has elected a prominent personality from Agbor Kingdom, Sir Tony C. Obuh, as delegate for the party’s forthcoming national convention. He was elected by the consensus vote through a well organized election by the party Ward delegates held on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at the party secretariat. Briefing the press, the Ika South PDP Chairman, Hon Collins Bello, explained that Sir Obuh having emerged as national delegate will represent the local government at the party’s forthcoming national convention. He observed…

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IBORI POLITICAL FAMILY BOND OF UNITY IS UNBREAKABLE – Okowa.

Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa has again re-echoed the need for upcoming politicians in the state to emulate the unbroken bond of unity existing among members of Ibori Political structure, making it possible for political power to rotate within the family since 1999 and still counting. The SMART GOVERNOR who is a long standing political brother and associate of Chief Ibori, described him as a leader with uncommon pedigree, solid strength of character, incredible foresight and multifaceted political wealth of experience. “We are gathered here today…

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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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CHUKY DANDY INSPECTS ELECTRICAL WORK AT INEC OFFICE

The Delta State House of Assembly member representing Ika South Constituency, Hon. Festus Okoh popularly known as Chuky Dandy recently paid an unscheduled visit to the office of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ika South Local Government Area. During the visit, the honourable member inspected the offices particularly the re-connection of electrical wires within the premises which was reportedly vandalized by hoodlums that burgled the office some few months ago. It was gathered that Chuky Dandy in his concern to ensure that his constituents are not disenfranchised as a…

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DR. CAIRO OJOUGBOH, A PATHOLOGICAL LIAR – Jude Onya

Mr. Jude Onya is a Project Management expert, an administrator turned technocrat on political matters born into the family of Mr. and Mrs. Onya in Ekuku-Agbor community of Agbor kingdom, head-quarters of Ika South Local government area of Delta State. Armed with his flamboyant resume, from the political point, Mr. Onya was the former Special Assistant on Political Matters to former Governor of Delta State, Chief Dr. James Onanefe Ibori in 2002-2004. From 2004 to 2007, he was the State Youth Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) while from…

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