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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MAKING OF EKWA-OCHAN, ASO OKE, ORJA, MUFFLERS

Our feature in this week’s edition of Business and Entrepreneurship on Ika Weekly Newspaper is Mrs. Comfort Abdulahi, an enterprising mother of four children, who hails from Kogi State and resides in Agbor.Mrs. C. Abdulahi specializes in weaving of all kinds of wrappers (Ekwa-Ochan). She tells us how she started, and what motivated her, in this tell all interview she granted Ika Weekly Newspaper reporter on Monday 11th September 2017. Excerpt: May we meet you? My name is Mrs. Comfort Abudulahi What is your State of Origin? I am from…

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LATE BARRISTER BENSON IKOKO MELEKWE LAID TO REST

The remains of a legal luminary, late Barrister Benson Ikoko Melekwe has been laid to rest at his home town in Igbogili Quarters, Abavo, Ika South Local Government Area Delta State recently, amidst grief, shock, encomiums and eulogies from family members, friends, political associates, Onu Ika group and the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Agbor branch. The interment which started with a special court session at the Federal High Court Agbor saw members of the Bar, NBA members pay their last respect to their departed colleague whom they described as a…

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ONU IKA HOLDS 19TH OGWA IKA, UNVEILS IKA DICTIONARY

Owa-Oyibu, the headquarters of Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State, came alive on Saturday August 19, 2017, when the socio cultural organization, Onu Ika Nigeria, the mouthpiece of Ika ethnic nationality held her 19th Ogwa Ika. This year’s annual event which was held at Odogun Hall, Owa Royal palace, showcased glamour and colour. The memorable event was attended by His Excellency Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, Ika traditional rulers and prominent sons and daughters of Ika land. The ever green event also made history with the unveiling of…

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