MAKING OF EKWA-OCHAN, ASO OKE, ORJA, MUFFLERS

Our feature in this week’s edition of Business and Entrepreneurship on Ika Weekly Newspaper is Mrs. Comfort Abdulahi, an enterprising mother of four children, who hails from Kogi State and resides in Agbor.Mrs. C. Abdulahi specializes in weaving of all kinds of wrappers (Ekwa-Ochan). She tells us how she started, and what motivated her, in this tell all interview she granted Ika Weekly Newspaper reporter on Monday 11th September 2017. Excerpt: May we meet you? My name is Mrs. Comfort Abudulahi What is your State of Origin? I am from…

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AGBOR GHA-IHUN APPREHENDS SUSPECTED HOUSE BURGLAR

Members of Agbor Gha-Ihun security outfit in Agbor Kingdom have once again taken a step in ensuring a crime free society by apprehending a suspected house burgler who is said to be among the hoodlums terrorizing residents of Ihogbe community in Ime-Obi and its environs. The suspected house burglar who identified himself as Ogorchukwu Eluokwu (28) from Alihagwu Community, Agbor, allegedly burgled a residential building belonging to a retired Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mr. Benjamin Onyemechi, located at a new layout adjacent to James Hope College, Agbor at the wee…

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OBUH HARPS ON UNITY AMONG PDP MEMBERS IN WARD 6

A community leader and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chieftain in Delta State, Sir Tony Obuh, has called on members of the party in Ward 6,Ika South local government to promote peace and unity in the ward, stressing that the party will achieve more if her members are working in unity. Sir Obuh who stated this while addressing an enlarged crowd of Ward 6 PDP faithful at Agbor-Nta on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, said the place of unity in any organization or party can never be undermined; hence, he appealed to…

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OUR LADY OF APOSTLES SISTERS CELEBRATE ANNIVERSARY

The Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Apostles (OLA), Province of Nigeria celebrated her 25th and 50th anniversary of Religious profession recently at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Agbor Delta State, amidst renewal of vows, joy, happiness and thanksgiving for the journey so far. The ceremony which was graced by family members, friends, and religious congregation of the Sisters had Most Rev. Michael Odogwu Elue, Bishop of Issele-Uku as the Chief celebrant. The celebrants Rev. Sr. Rosita Nobis celebrating her 50th year, and Rev. Sisters Victoria Zirra, Monica Mafiana,…

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CLEFT LIP/PALATE PATIENTS UNDERGO FREE SURGERY

Twenty-six patients with cleft lip/palate recently at Central Hospital, Agbor were given free surgery by the Oral Health Advocacy Initiative (OHAI). Speaking with the Delta State Coordinator of OHAI and founder, Hope in God Foundation, Umunede in Ika Northeast Local Government Area, Evang. James Azubuike expressed joy and thanks to God that all the patients who turned out had a successful surgery and smiled back home wearing a new face and look. According to him, “I feel fulfilled by the success of their cleft lip/palate surgery and I give all…

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OIL DISCOVERY BROUGHT CURSES TO NIGERIA—Engr. Ukpere

Engr. Monday Mark Ukpere, is an international business man based in Germany, an indigene of Aliokpu Community in Ika South LGA of Delta State. His quest in bringing developmental training programmes to Ika land is based on his exposure and discoveries of various developmental programmes in the Western World; hence the need to create a platform that will encourage people to look for ways to build up careers that will give Ika indigenes and Nigerians the positive publicity that we have been asking for over the years. Engr. Monday Ukpere…

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MIKE EZE (OLOLO) ARRAIGNED IN COURT, REMANDED IN PRISON

The prime suspect, Mike Eze in the alleged murder case of one Mr. Lucky Nwaki, a 40 year old man with five children murdered on the 5th of August 2019 at his site located at Orubor street, Agbor as reported in previous editions of Ika Weekly Newspaper has been arraigned at Agbor Magistrate Court 1 on a two count charge with case number MA/1245C/2017. Mike Eze appeared before the Magistrate Court 1 Agbor on Thursday 7th 2017 while the second accused person is still at large. The Presiding Judge, M.C…

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MIRACLE: WOMAN GIVES BIRTH TO TWINS 14 YEARS AFTER

There were shouts of victory and tears of joy at Divine Freedom Church of Christ, Agbor – Obi, Agbor recently as the family of Mr. and Mrs. Dominic Nnenu welcomed a set of twins at the church premises, after 14years of childlessness. Narrating her ordeal all through the period of childlessness to Ika Weekly Newspaper reporter at the church where she put to bed, Mrs. Ogechukwu Nnenu said she had tried so many herbs, went to so many places for solution, but they all proved abortive, until she met the…

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