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Okowa Mourns ex-Ughelli South Council Boss, Collins Omonemu

Senator Ifeanyi Okowa speaks as delta records death, imposes curfew

Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has condoled the people of Olomu Kingdom in the state on the passing of former Chairman, Ughelli South Local Government Council, Chief Collins Omonemu. Omonemu reportedly passed on at the early hours of Saturday at an undisclosed hospital at Ughelli after a brief illness. He was aged 70. The deceased was elected Chairman, Ughelli South ...

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Okowa Hails Clark at 93

Okowa Hails Clark at 93

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Sunday congratulated Ijaw national leader and elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, as he clocks 93 on Monday, May 25. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor described the nonagenarian as “a fearless and patriotic leader’’, who cares for the interests of his people and the peaceful ...

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Senator Ekwunife Eulogises Senator Joy Emodi at 65

Senator Ekwunife Eulogises Senator Joy Emodi at 65 1

The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Senator Uche Ekwunife has felicitated with Senator Joy Emodi as she turns 65. Felicitating with Senator Emodi, who was a two time representative of Anambra North Senatorial District in the Senate, Ekwunife described the former Chairman Senate Committee on Education as one of the forebearers of women in politics. She noted that Senator ...

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Abba Kyari: Farewell, My Friend and Authentic Comrade

Abba Kyari Dead

By Adams Oshiomhole There are two most important dates in a man’s life. Other than the day he was born, according to Mark Twain, the other day is the day he discovers why he was born. Doubtless, Mallam Abba Kyari realised his own purpose early enough: a conscientious pursuit of common good without seeking personal glory. My first encounter with ...

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Abba Kyari: Enugu Govt. Condoles with President Buhari, Family, Others

Abba Kyari: Enugu Govt. Condoles with President Buhari, Family, Others 2

The Enugu State Government has expressed her condolences to the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, on the death of his Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari. The state government also condoled with the Abba Kyari family and the Federal Executive Council. In a statement by the Secretary ...

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Okowa Extols Professor Ekoko at 78

Professor Abednego Ekoko

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has felicitated with renowned history scholar, Professor Abednego Ekoko, as he clocks 78 years on April 10. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor said that Ekoko was an accomplished historian and boundary scholar whose contributions to the resolution of many boundary issues in Nigeria and Delta ...

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Ex-Lagos Commissioner, Ademola Adeniji-Adele Is Dead

A former Lagos State Sports Commissioner, Ademola Adeniji-Adele, has died. Family sources poured out their minds on his Facebook wall early today. Mr. Adeniji-Adele, 60, according to the Facebook message passed away in faraway India, where he had gone for a medical check-up after developing some complications, sources said. It was gathered that late Ademola had on May 3, 2016, ...

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Delta Deputy Speaker Hails Otuaro At 48

Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Friday Ossai Osanebi has congratulated the Deputy Governor of Delta State, Barrister Kingsley Otuaro, on the occasion of his 48th birthday anniversary. In a message of felicitation, the Deputy Speaker thanked God for the life of the Deputy Governor, his unalloyed loyalty to the Governor and ever increasing dedication to the ...

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FRIDAY OSANEBI: One Year After Election Vvictory

It’s exactly one year today, that the  Rt. Hon. Friday Ossai Osanebi was unanimously reelected by the Ndokwa East people, to represent them in the Delta State House of Asembly, Asaba for the second time, as his one good term deserved another. Until April 11, 2015, the generality of Ndokwa East had wanted a consolidation of the good and people ...

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N64 billion Birthday ‘Gift’ For Tinubu

Political associates of former Lagos State governor, Senator Bola Tinubu, says it will raise N64 billion as a birthday gift for the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC). However, the the allies said the money will go into helping less privileged Nigerians, including the physically challenged, internally displaced persons and the aged. The group, All Progressive Congress Urban-Rural ...

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