PROPHET IGBODO DONATES TO PATIENTS AT UWEIFO, EWURU

The General Overseer, Divine Faith Evangelical Mission International, Proprietor Job Orphanage Home and Proprietor St. Stephen Trust Widows Home, all in Agbor, Ika south LGA of Delta state, Prophet Joseph Igbodo, has donated food items to the patients of Uweifo Orthopedic Nursing Home, Ewuru, Agbor. The Prophet of God also extended his philanthropic gesture to members of Uweifo Community, for their commitments in taking care of both the patients and the Orthopaedic Home effectively. Prophet Igbodo, who visited the Nursing home recently, was accompanied by some of his Pastors and…

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LG POLL: IKA SOUTH PDP ELECTS CHAIRMANSHIP CANDIDATE

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ika South chapter has elected her chairmanship candidate ahead of the Local government election. The election of the candidate was made through a consensus by the party leaders held at the party secretariat recently. It had a renowned legal Luminary, from Ward 11 in Abavo Kingdom, Barr. Victor Okoh, as the Party Chairmanship candidate with 43 votes out of the total number of 72 votes cast by the leaders, LGA executive and stakeholders from the various wards and local government at large. The voting was held…

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POLICE: PREVENTING KIDNAPPING – D.P.O. AGBOR

In a chat with newsmen recently, C.S.P. Akintunde Oyeniran, the Divisional Police Officer, Agbor Police Divisional Headquarter, disclosed some tips on how to prevent kidnapping in Ika land and how to forestall robbery incidence within the Ember period. According to C.S.P Akintunde Oyeniran, residents of Ika land should take personal security issues serious as relate with the recent kidnapping trend within the area, saying, “I want people to observe these few tips so that they will be able as much as possible to avoid being kidnapped”. He enumerated the tips…

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MAMMOTH CROWD AS BRIDGE BUILDERS HOLD PRAYER SESSION

No fewer than one thousand persons converged at Pace Hotel Agbor on Monday 18th September 2017, for a prayer session for the governor of Delta State, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi .A. Okowa, his executives and other political office holders in Ika land, organized by The Bridge Builders, under the auspices of the Peoples Democratic Party (P.D.P) Ika South Local Government Area, Agbor. The mammoth crowd comprising men, women, youths, clergy men, physically challenged, and all lovers of Okowa was filled with, worship, praises, dancing, prayers, testimonies and thanksgiving to God for…

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COUNCILORSHIP ASPIRANT ONYEKA ONYIBE LISTS PRIORITIES

A councilorship aspirant for the upcoming local government election under the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in ward 1 constituency of Ika South Local government area, Onyeka Onyibe, has promised to give effective representation if elected to represent the ward at the legislative arm of the local government council. Onyibe popularly known as Bob made the promise while listing his priorities of his intentions to serve the peoples mandate as councilor during the Ward general meeting held last week. He said he is on a mission to actualize developmental…

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MYSTERIOUS FIRE GUTS A PETTY TRADER ’S HOUSE

A mysterious fire whose source was untraceable has left a petty trader Mrs. Ade Abigail desolate and helpless. The incident which took place at her residence at Carter Street by Emordi Street at about 2pm on Tuesday 19th September 2017 with no trace to the source destroyed properties worth Thousands of Naira. Narrating her ordeal, Mrs. Ade said, “I was in the market when I got a call that my house was on fire, I can’t explain, I don’t know what happened and I am short of words. Nothing was…

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STOP LEADING DELTA STATE TO RUIN OJOUGBOH TELLS OKOWA

The former National Deputy Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, under the leadership of Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, Dr Cairo Ojougboh, has said that the party is leading the state to ruin by running a family government in the state. Dr Cairo Ojougboh stated this in Agbor on Saturday, September 16, 2017 when some leaders of All Progressives Congress, APC in Delta State and beyond, came to coax him and his followers who were hitherto loyal to the Senator Sheriff Modu leadership of PDP into joining the APC. According to Dr…

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ROTARIAN FRANCIS EKIH INSTALLED 14TH PRESIDENT ROTARY CLUB BOJI-BOJI URBAN

The Head of Department, Ika South Local Government Council Environmental Sanitation, Rotarian Francis Nduka Ekih, has been installed the 14th president of the Rotary Club of Boji-Boji Urban District 9141. He was sworn-in at an installation and conferment of award ceremony of the Club held over the weekend at Pace Hotel, Agbor. In his address, Rotarian Ekih thanked all the Rotarians for the support and confidence bestowed on him which served in his emergence as the 14th president of the club to serve and move the club to the desired…

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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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