A BETTER IKA IS WHAT WE NEED – Immaculate Igweh

Igweh Okah Immaculate was born of the 27th day of May, 1992 into the family of Mr.  & Mrs. James Igweh Eboh of Aliohen Quarters in Udomi, Abavo, Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State. Igweh began his primary education at Nkwor Primary School, Udomi Abavo in 1997 and later moved to Aliohen Primary School in 2001, the year the school was founded. There, he sat for Primary School Leaving Certificate Examination in 2002 to become one of the pioneer pupils to graduate from the school. While in primary…

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DETHRONE APC IN ABUJA COME 2019 SAYS BARR. UZUM TELLS DELTANS

A stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ika North-East local government of Delta State, Barr. Eugene Uzum, has called on Deltans to come out en masse to vote APC out of government in 2019 general election. He stated this while responding to questions from journalists that observed the just concluded Local government election at the polling units of his hometown in Otolokpo. Barr. Uzum who was optimistic that PDP would sweep the vote in his constituency and across the state, affirmed that the largest majority of the people…

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THERE IS NOTHING AS GOOD AS ODINALI (TRADITION) PART 2

Tonna Okei,what are your philosophies of life? “Injustice to one is injustice to all” – Martin Luther King. I am also guided by another quote by Martin Luther King that says “The greatest place in hell is reserved for those who say nothing at great moral times”. I build my philosophy around this quote, “when they came for the Jews I said nothing because I was not a Jew, they came for the socialists again I said nothing because I was not one of them, but when they came for…

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CELEBRATION GALORE AS PROF P.C EGBON BURIES MUM

It was a celebration of life well spent as Prof P.C Egbon buried his mum, Late Ezinne Juliana Ifeanyichukwu Egbon [Nee Offor] on Saturday, 28th October 2017 at Akumazi- Umuocha, Delta State. Late Ezinne Ifeanyichukwu who died at the age of 86 was laid to rest at Prof P.C. Egbon’s residence, after the funeral service at St. Michael’s Anglican Church, Akumazi- Umuocha,Ika North East Local Government Area, Delta State. Giving his homily on the theme: “God is keeping record”, during the funeral service, Ven. Ezekiel .C. Ugbotor [DSP] said “Ezinne…

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POCKETS OF DEVELOPMENT IN IKA LAND SOON – BARR. UZUM

Following three months of rigorous work by the Thematic groups set up by Ika Village Square after the one day economic summit tagged ‘exploiting the economic potentials of Ika Nation through strategic partnership’, the convener of Ika Village Square, Barr. Eugene Uzum has told Ika people to expect the implementation of the workable template which will lead to development of Ika land soon. Bar. Uzum made this known in a chat with an Ika Weekly Newspaper reporter on Tuesday 26th September 2017. The Thematic groups comprising ancillaries such as tourism…

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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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