Crisis is currently brewing in Ogbeani community in Ndokwa West LGA, Delta State over the ownership of a parcel of land being mapped out for the gas flaring site in the ongoing construction of LPG refineries in the area. The parcel of land, which has Certificate of Customary Right of Occupancy dated 1985 and bearing the name of Chief Federick Ojumah, is approximately 100 acres. … Continue reading PROPOSED GAS FLARING SITE IGNITES CRISIS IN NDOKWA COMMUNITY
Lately, media reports have emerged calling for the replacement of the Special Adviser/Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof Charles Dokubu. While are awaiting the justifications for such calls, it is important to offer this piece of advice to the Ijaws who are bend on pulling their fellow ijaws down. The attack on Prof Charles Dokubo, especially from the Ijaw is becoming worrisome. Prof Charles … Continue reading AMNESTY: Why Ijaw mothers want second chance for Prof Charles Quaker Dokubo – By Ebikemefa Warikeme
Delta state Governor, Senator, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for greater collaboration between the Federal and State governments to attract positive development to the people at the grassroots. Speaking on Thursday (08/08/19) when he commissioned The Goldcoast Memorial Market built in memory of Madam Goldcoast Dickson, late mother of the Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr Seriake Dickson, Governor Okowa noted that the people at the … Continue reading OKOWA COMMISSIONS MARKET IN MEMORY OF GOV. DICKSON’S MOTHER, IN BAYELSA; ADVOCATES FG, STATES COLLABORATION FOR GRASSROOTS DEVT.
Distinguished Senators Peter Nwaoboshi (Delta North Senatorial zone) and Dino Melaye (Kogi West Senatorial zone) are amongst a select list of high profile opposition PDP Senators that got choice portfolios, as Senate President Ahmed Lawan named Chairpersons of the various Senate committees in the 9th Senate of the National Assembly. Both Senators had been prominent amongst the list of early opposition PDP Senators to throw … Continue reading NWAOBOSHI RETAINS NIGER DELTA AFFAIRS, MELAYE HEADS AVIATION, AS LAWAN NAMES SENATE COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSONS (FULL LIST)
Worried by the non-appointment of an Ndokwa indigene into the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, since inception, despite its huge oil and gas deposit, a group, the Concerned Ndokwa Patriots, has urged President Mohammadu Buhari administration to address the injustice, by appointing an Ndokwa indigene into the board. In an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, signed by the national coordinator of … Continue reading NDOKWA NATION WRITES PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI, DEMAND NDDC BOARD APPOINTMENT
The amiable and ebullient prince of Idumuje-Ugboko, Hon. Prince Ned Nwoko, has received the Honorary Doctorate Award from the Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun (FUPRE), Delta State, Nigeria. Accepting the honour on behalf of other awardees, Ned Nwoko said it is an amazing moment standing on the front row of history to accept this prestigious honour. According to him, ” To be recognised by … Continue reading Ned Nwoko Receives Doctorate Award From FUPRE, Says Award Is Badge Of Honour, Seal Of Approval
Deputy Governor of Delta State, Barr. (Deacon) Kingsley Burutu Otuaro, says the Delta State Advocacy Committee Against Oil Facility Vandalism which he chairs is always open to engagement with any aggrieved group for positive advancement of our state and nation. Otuaro was reacting to threats of a militant group called New Delta Avengers who vowed to strike oil facilities far earlier than it stated in … Continue reading Avengers Oil Threat: DELTA GOVT SUES FOR DIALOGUE – by Bulou Kosin