NEW AGBOR GHA- IHUN EXECUTIVE INAUGURATED

The newly elected executive of a security outfit in Agbor Kingdom, Agbor Gha-Ihun, has been sworn into office. The swearing-in exercise was performed by the Special Assistant to the Government of Delta State on Security Matters, Hon. Hillary Fada Ibude and the Governor’s Aide on Youth Development, Comr. Dele Akpatashi at Ika National Hall on Monday, February 12, 2018. The event saw Comr. Monday Kiyem popularly known as Maduma who also doubled as Member, Delta State Waterways and Land Security and Mr. Reuben Aminu sworn-in as Chairman and Vice-chairman respectively.…

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THE BRIDGE BUILDERS TO HOLD SECOND PRAYER SESSION

The Bridge Builders, a socio-political group, under the aegis of PDP, Ika South whose goal is to publicize and seek the re-election of Governor Okowa in 2019, is set to hold second prayer session. This was disclosed by the chairman of the group, Hon. Chucks Emuebie during a meeting on Monday, February 5th 2018, at the convener’s residence, Mr. Peter Idion, S.A on community relations. MAMMOTH CROWD AS BRIDGE BUILDERS HOLD PRAYER SESSION Hon. Emuebie said that utmost power belongs to God. “Since the time of Dennis Osadebe, we have…

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AGBOR COMMUNITY UNION INAUGURATES BOARD OF TRUSTEE

History has been made in Agbor Kingdom as the leadership of Agbor Community Union inaugurated members of the Board of Trustee (BOT) to properly guide the Unions antecedence. Members of the BOT includes, Chief Philp Igumbor (JP), Prof. J. E. Alika, Mr. Tony Obuh, Dr. Emmaunel U. Tibi, Chief (Mrs.) Hetty Ajuebor-Egbarin (JP++), Prince (Prof.) L. F. O. Obika, Chief S. Anumele, Chief (Major) Fredrick Efam (Jp+), Comrade J. A. Ojobu, Mr. Fidelis Monye, Gen. Nick Agbogu (Rtd), Bar. Oriakhi Ben, Chief (Mrs.) Pat Moseri, Dr. J. Egbai, Mr. Nonye…

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OUR EXPECTATIONS FROM THE ELECTED COUNCIL EXECUTIVE

With the newly constituted council executives and legislative arms formally inaugurated recently and have commenced works in their various local government councils, Ika Weekly Newspaper reporter recently went round Boji-Boji Metropolis to seek the views of Ika residents about what they expect from the new local government council executive. Though most of the people refused to air their opinions or expectations, saying that no matter what they will say or advise the elected chairmen and their councilors they will not abide by it. However, the reporter was able to get…

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AGBOR COMMUNITY UNION HANDS OVER VEHICLES TO THE POLICE

The leadership of Agbor Community Union (ACU) led by its acting President General, Mr Larry Onyeche, has handed over three patrol vehicles to the Nigeria Police Force in Agbor Police Headquarters. . The vehicles which were said to be donated by an illustrious son of Agbor kingdom who chooses to remain anonymous was formerly handed over to the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Akintunde Oyeniran, on Sunday, January 14,2018 in a brief ceremony witnessed by the Chairman, Police Community Relationship Committee, (PCRC) Agbor chapter among others at the police headquarters in…

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ASHIEN, AN EXCEPTIONAL ICON, EPITOME OF SELFLESS SERVICE

Celebrating 70th birthday of any Nigerian at this period is a rare feat in a country where the life span of citizens hovers round 50 years of age. If we consider the environment and economic challenges facing us as a nation, we can then appreciate the foresight and wisdom of the organizers of the epochal birthday event to celebrate an icon and Publisher of Ika Weekly Newspaper, in the person of Mr. Steve Ekiri-Mekiriuwa Ashien. X-raying the life and activities of a very versatile, all-round, exceptional, multi-talented and broad-based character…

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I HAVE ALWAYS HAD THE URGE TO CREATE EMPLOYMENT- Ashien

Human existence and sojourn on earth is primarily accentuated with a lot of uncertainties. That is why from the day a man is born, he starts going through the crucibles of life, confronting the vicissitudes that are permanent features of life’s journey. Many people allow themselves to be overwhelmed and defeated, while some others refuse to give in, and in the process become a part of those rare individuals who have helped to shape their immediate environments and the world at large. It is with the above statement in mind,…

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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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APPLAUSE FOR REVAMPING OF AGBOR TECHNICAL COLLEGE

The revamping of the once moribund Agbor Technical College, in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State by the Senator Ifeanyi Okowa-led administration, has continued to attract applause and commendation from critical stakeholders and residents of the area. Some of those who spoke during a visit by some journalists to the school to ascertain the level of work done in the school said Governor Okowa should be commended for taking proactive step to revive technical education in the state. According to a former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, State Youth…

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