OWA MONARCH MARKS 58 YEARS ON THE THRONE

The Obi of Owa Kingdom and Chairman, Delta State Traditional Rulers Council, His Royal Majesty Dr. Emmanuel Efeizomor JP on Wednesday, September 6, 2107 clocked 58 years on the throne. He made this known during the prayer summit organized by the Obi and Owa-Alero Christian Association to officially commit the newly completed Owa-Alero modern market built by the Delta State Government into God’s hand. In his words, “I am 58 years on the throne of my forefathers today, Wednesday, September 6. I choose to share this joy of my reign…

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UWEIFO COMMUNITY ORTHOPAEDIC NURSING HOME, EWURU

According to John Maxwell, “Being willing to give up some of the things you love in order to focus on what has the greatest impact isn’t an easy lesson to learn. But the earlier you embrace it, the sooner you can dedicate yourself to excellence in what matters most”. Ewuru-Agbor, an agrarian peaceful community, in Ika South LGA of Delta state, is a place well known locally and internationally for the professional treatment of broken bones, no matter how severe or worse the nature of the injury. The indigenes of…

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AGBOR OPINION LEAGUE MEETS WITH IKA SOUTH EXECUTIVE

Sequel to the controversy which brewed bitter quarrel amongst the executive and legislative arms of Ika South Local Government Council over the Memorandum of Understanding for the purposed shopping mall and Ultra modern Market worth N 1.2 billion in the area which was signed between the council executive and an Abuja based firm, Alpha Beta Facility Management Technology Limited, a non-political socio-cultural group of Agbor Kingdom known as Agbor Opinion League has met with the council to resolve the crisis. The meeting was held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at…

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ACQUISITION OF N17M CARS BY COUNCIL CHAIRMEN- MISPLACEMENT OF PRIORITY

There has been public outcry over the alleged acquisition of 17 million naira exotic cars by the 25 local council chairmen in Delta State. This uproar gained more fuel when the chairman of Oshimilli South Local Government Council, who doubles as the Vice Chairman, Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), Delta State Chapter, Hon. Barr. Chux Obusom disclosed during an interview with pressmen recently, that the Council Chairmen went into a contract with a car dealer to supply Toyota Camry saloon cars at an estimated cost of 17 million…

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OROGODO RIVER NOW IN A WORSE STATE –Residents

Ika residents, especially those who ply their trade around the so much talked about Orogodo river have decried the present state of the river, describing it as being worse than it was before the supposed dredging or desilting carried out on the Orogodo river by the Ministry of Environment a months ago.

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PARIS CLUB REFUND: HOW DELTA STATE SPENT HER N10BN

The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Mr Charles Aniagwu had disclosed how the Delta State Government spent the N10bn it recently received from the Federal government as part of the Paris Club excess loan deduction refunds. Mr. Aniagwu disclosed that out of the N10bn, Local Governments in the state were given N2.1bn as their statutory share while about N5bn was set aside to settle certain issues relating to certain aspect of salary arrears, co-operative deductions and pensions. The sum of N2bn plus was earmarked for…

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TRIBUTES AS SIR SAMUEL FORTUNE EBIE IS LAID TO REST

The remains of an icon, Sir Samuel Fortune Ebie was on Friday 13th July laid to rest amidst eulogies, encomiums and praises from associates, colleagues, Ika indigenes and the Delta State Government. The funeral service which was held at the Cathedral Church of St. John, (Anglican Communion), Agbor saw dignitaries and people from works of life come to pay their last respect to the departed icon of Ika land. Speaking at the service, Rt. Revd. (Dr.) Peter I. Onekpe, the Bishop of Ika Diocese, Anglican-Communion, admonished political office holders to…

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AGBOR TECHNICAL COLLEGE IS FREE – TECHNICAL AND VOCATIONAL EDUCATION BOARD

The Delta State Government under the administration of Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa has approved free education in the Technical Colleges across the three Senatorial Districts of the State among which include the Agbor Technical College, Agbor. The information was handed down by the team of the Delta State Technical and Vocational Education Board (DSTVEB) during her schedule advocacy visit to Agbor Community on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. It was gathered that Governor Okowa whose effort centered on improving Delta State Technical Colleges and Vocational Centers, creating requisite skills to Deltans…

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