ANNUAL IKA CARNIVAL: RESIDENTS BARE THEIR MINDS

According to Charles Town, “The human race advances only by the extra achievements of the individual. You are the individual”. Every human is blessed with a talent or more but what makes people unique is how effectively those talents are applied. Indeed we commend and appreciate the creative abilities and ideas of a son of Ika nation, Mr. Sebastine Okoh, the Executive Assistant to the Delta State Government on Entertainment and Events Management, who introduced the Ika carnival platform, an avenue for a united Ika nation, where Ika Cultural heritage…

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IKA CARNIVAL IS THE SOURCE OF OUR JOY DURING CHRISTMAS

As the 2017/2018 Christmas and New Year celebrations draw closer, and the news that Ika carnival will be organized to add meaning and values to the annual celebrations has not been heard anywhere, a concerned citizen of Agbor kingdom, Elder Augustine Emegha, Managing Director, Babadus Guest House, Agbor has called on Delta State Government led by Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to look into the matter, as without Ika carnival in Ika land, there will be no meaningful Christmas celebration in Ika nation. He made this call during the week. Elder…

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2017 MATERNAL NEWBORN CHILD HEALTH CARE WEEK

The State Primary Health Care Development Agency is to mark the 2017 Maternal Newborn Child Health Care Week (MNCHW), with a Flag off Ceremony of the 2nd Round of the Programme by Her Excellency Dame (Mrs.) Edith Okowa, on 15th December, 2017 at Oshimili South Arcade, Asaba, Delta State. Dr. (Mrs.) Isioma Theresa Okobah is the Chairman of Delta State Primary Health Care Development Agency.

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CLOCK IN AND CHECK OUT: THE NEW CIVIL SERVICE EVIL

The evil of ghost-workers has remained a cankerworm wrecking unimaginable havoc to the finances of government. Just like its grandfather: corruption, every attempt at fighting this ill seems to muster up reckless muscle to fight back. Though many have attributed the unsuccessful attempt to the lack of sincerity of purpose on the part of the government itself, at all tiers, it is evident that the beneficiaries of the ghost-workers phenomenon who cut all corners to ensure the ill remains unabated, are the civil servants. The political class on appointment is…

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IKA VILLAGE SQUARE CELEBRATES DR. (MRS) ISIOMA OKOBAH

Ika Village Square (IVS), a Social cultural Organization, comprising the eleven clans of Ika land, with the aim of working with the state government in developing the various communities within Ika nation on Sunday November 12, 2017, celebrated Dr. (Mrs.) Isioma Okobah. According to the Press Release by Engr. Tony Emeke Odoe, on behalf of Ika Village Square organization stated that in line with the notice from the leadership to the general forum that; an Ika person will be selected from time to time to be celebrated, hence the leadership…

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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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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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BUSINESS HUB: ADESUWA TEGA PETERS ENTERPRISE

It is a popular saying that cleanliness is next to godliness. In this regards, this week on Business hub, we bring you an exclusive interview with the Manager of Adesuwa Tega Peters Enterprise, an enterprise that is in the business of keeping Ika North East and Ika South Local governments clea. May we meet you? I am Chief Enuji Peter, the manager of Adesuwa Tega Peter’s Enterprise, an enterprise that is in charge of sanitation and clearing of refuse dumps in Ika land. Tell us about Adesuwa Tega Peter’s Enterprise…

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WHY DELTANS MUST GET THE LG POLLS RIGHT

The sleepy political landscape of Delta State has very recently become a beehive of activity. This development, however, should not be a surprise to many as the Delta State Government announced to Deltans its readiness to conduct the local council poll in the state come January 2018. In the light of the above, the political class knows that as in war, that “whoever arrives first and take a position is at ease while he that arrives late labours” This is evident in their early preparation coupled with the fact that…

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FG UNVEILS IDP CAMP IN AGBOR, DELTA STATE

In a bid to respond to the safety of victims of natural disaster who are internally displaced in Delta state, the Federal Government has unveiled the IDP Camp; a state of the art complex at Alisimie community in Agbor.The project was constructed by Davoris Limited awarded in late 2015 through the efforts of the presidential committee on flood relief and rehabilitation co-chaired by Alhaji Aliko Dangote and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Abakoba. The committee on Monday, October 24, 2017 paid a schedule visit to the IDP Camp, with…

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