HON. VICTOR OKOH HOLDS PEACE AND SECURITY MEETING

In a bid to maintain the existing peace in Ika South Local Government Area, and in accordance with the directive of the State Government, Hon. Barr. Victor Okoh has held his first peace and security meeting. The meeting which took place at his office on Monday 12th February had in attendance, representatives of the Dein of Agbor Kingdom, Representative of the Obi of Abavo, representatives from all security outfits in Ika South, representatives of Arewa Community and  representatives of Miyeti Allah  Kautal Hore  Fulani Socio-Cultural Association as well as some…

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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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DEIN RECEIVES POLICE AREA COMMANDER IN HIS PALACE

The revered monarch of Agbor Kingdom, H.R.M (Dr.) H.R.M (Dr.) Benjamin Ikenchukwu Keagborekuzi I,, the Dein of Agbor, has charged his subjects to give their maximum support to the police in Agbor. He gave the charge while receiving the commander of the Agbor Area Command, ACP Chinyelu Ekejiani, and her entourage paid the Dein a familiarization visit at his palace recently. The visit had in attendance some community youths and elders including the leadership of Agbor Community Union led by the Acting President General, Mr. Larry Onyeche, who listed kidnapping,…

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NO LAND FOR CATTLE COLONIES IN DELTA – OKOWA

Delta State, Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has declared that the state does not have land for cattle colonies. The Governor made this declaration recently in Asaba while addressing stakeholders at a meeting involving Herdsmen, farmers, Community leaders and Heads of security agencies. He decried what he described as the inability of the federal government to disarm armed herdsmen who perpetuate crimes and other vices, and called on the Federal Government to come up with a clear cut policy direction on this issue. As part of interim measures to address the perennial clash…

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POLITICIANS ARE TEARING US APART -Agbor Gha-Ihun Chairman

The Chairman of Agbor Youths Association, popularly known as Agbor Gha-Ihun, Comrade Fidelis Omoile has stated that he remains the chairman of the association, pending when his tenure in office elapses, stating that he has not stepped down for any reason. Comrade Omoile made this known to newsmen, while reacting to the publication on page 4, Ika Weekly Newspaper edition Vol4:No.42 of Saturday, January 20 to Saturday January 27, 2018, captioned “Monday Kiyem takes over Agbor Gha-Ihun as Chairman”. In his words, “the division in the leadership of Agbor Gha-Ihun…

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ELECTORAL VIOLENCE: APC CHAIRMAN BEATEN BY POLITICAL THUGS

Mr. Sunny Onyejose, the Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ika North East LGA of Delta State, narrowly escaped death, as he was attacked by some political thugs for refusing to allow them rig election in favour of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr. Sunny Onyejose, during an interactive session with newsmen recounted his ordeal in the hands of his attackers at Isenu Primary School, Owerre-Olubor; his country home; in Ika North East LGA of Delta State, on Saturday January 6, 2018. Continuing, he stated that immediately after the…

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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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MISSING MAN IN AGBOR FOUND IN SHAGAMU

What could be best described as unimaginable occurred in Agbor as an elderly man in his 80s, Mr. Isaac Agborehike, who was declared missing by family members a few weeks ago was found in an unexpected location in Nigeria; Shagamu, near Lagos. The development which has remained a mystery to many, occurred a week to Christmas when the victim who hails from Alijemisi in Alisimie Community, Agbor stepped out at about 11:05am of the fateful day he got missing, saying he was going to buy fuel at one of the…

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IKA ANTI-CULT GROUP NABS THREE ARMED CULTISTS

Members of Ika Anti-Cult Group, yesterday, December 12, 2017 nabbed three armed cultists along Baleke Street, Agbor, in Ika South Local Government area of Delta State. The armed cultists who gave their names as Ejime Uzorka, Mariori Chiyem and James Oniye, confessed that they are members of Eiye Confraternity and reside in Mbiri, in Ika North East Local Government. They added that they are fighting a cult war in Mbiri and they needed guns to defeat their opponents. They said they were in Agbor to purchase more guns from a…

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OWA-EKEI COMMUNITY BOILS OVER COMMUNAL LAND CRISIS

The owners of the land at Ekwu-Efume, Owa- Ekei Community in Ika North East Local Government Area on Saturday, November 18, 2017 held a peaceful protest against the forceful acquisition of their land, describing the act as unjust. The protest was as a result of the detention of the new chairman, land owners at Ekwu-Efume, Mrs. Amechi Nyemnkem nee Melekwe, and the Secretary, Simeon Ogbute on Friday November 17, 2017 at Owa-Oyibu Divisional Police Headquarters. However, the protesters accused Chief Augustine Melekwe, the Okirigwe of Owa Kingdom as the architect…

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