Reconstitute NDDC Management Board Now, South South Consultative Council Tells Buhari

The leadership of the South South Consultative Council yesterday called on president Mohammadu Buhari to reconstitute the board and management committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC as required by the law setting up the Commission. The Chairman and Secretary of the group, Chief Christian Moses Abeh and Hon. Williams Berezi, who made the call a statement, said the inauguration of the board and … Continue reading Reconstitute NDDC Management Board Now, South South Consultative Council Tells Buhari

REAL MADRID ACADEMY TO COMMENCE NEW ACADEMIC SESSION IN SEPTEMBER, 2020 – Gov. Wike

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the Real Madrid Football Academy in the state will be completed in August this year. This will enable the Academy to start full academic activities in September. The new deadline is predicated on the fact that the contractors claimed to have lost 28 days because of the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement by Paulinus Nsirim, Rivers State Commissioner for … Continue reading REAL MADRID ACADEMY TO COMMENCE NEW ACADEMIC SESSION IN SEPTEMBER, 2020 – Gov. Wike

Cleverness in Leadership: THE UDOM EMMANUEL METHODOLOGY – By Richard Peters

The 21st Century leadership quotient is not measured by the number of academic degrees one has acquired in his life time, but by the percipience, sapience, acumen, sagacity and eggheadedness of a leader. Although, we cannot completely rule out the essentiality of academic intelligence in governance, but it is not a basis for good leadership. History is repletes with the failed leadership of some world … Continue reading Cleverness in Leadership: THE UDOM EMMANUEL METHODOLOGY – By Richard Peters

Covid-19 Update: GOV WIKE LOCKSDOWN PARTS OF PORT HARCOURT, OBIO/AKPOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREAS INDEFINITELY; SET TO INAUGURATE TASK FORCE ON BORDER CLOSURE

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has announced a lockdown of parts of Port Harcourt and Obio/Akpor Local Government Areas in view of the failure of residents of the affected areas to comply with the regulations of the State Government to check the spread of coronavirus. In a State Broadcast on Monday, 27 April, Governor Wike stated that the complete lockdown starts from Tuesday, 28 … Continue reading Covid-19 Update: GOV WIKE LOCKSDOWN PARTS OF PORT HARCOURT, OBIO/AKPOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREAS INDEFINITELY; SET TO INAUGURATE TASK FORCE ON BORDER CLOSURE

SOUTH-SOUTH GOVERNORS MOURN ABBA KYARI, CONDOLE PRESIDENT BUHARI

The South-South Governors Forum has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of his Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari. Kyari died at 67 last Friday in a Lagos hospital while receiving treatment for COVID-19, and was buried on Saturday in Abuja according to Islamic rites. In a condolence message to the President and the deceased’s family, Chairman of the Forum and Governor of … Continue reading SOUTH-SOUTH GOVERNORS MOURN ABBA KYARI, CONDOLE PRESIDENT BUHARI

WHY WE DECIDED TO SET UP SOUTH SOUTH REGIONAL SECURITY OUTFIT – Okowa

His Excellency the Governor of Delta and Chairman of the South-South Governors Forum, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on ChannelsTV’s “Politics Today” programme on Sunday, 8th March, 2020, gave insight on the outcome of Governors of the region’s recent meeting in Asaba. The issues discussed include security, economy, poverty and the BRACED (Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa-Ibom, Cross River, Edo, Delta) Commission. What is the necessity for the … Continue reading WHY WE DECIDED TO SET UP SOUTH SOUTH REGIONAL SECURITY OUTFIT – Okowa

OSASA ADVOCATES PROPER FUNDING OF LOCAL VIGILANTES

The Executive Secretary, Delta State Security Trust Fund, Hon. Sam Osasa, has commended the effort of the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammad Abubakar Adamu, for recognising the role of the communities and relevant stakeholders in effective policing of the country. Osasa stated this in an interview with newsmen shortly after a one day South-south Regional Police Security Summit 2019, with the theme ‘Strategic Partnership For Effective … Continue reading OSASA ADVOCATES PROPER FUNDING OF LOCAL VIGILANTES