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Johnny tasks Egbema-Gbaramatu oil communities on peace, security

The new Chairman of Egbema Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation EGCDF, Chief Michael Johnny, has maintained that it is the responsibility of every son and daughter, including all the oil communities in Egbema and Gbaramatu to ensure that the existing peace and security in the two kingdoms is sustained. He gave the charge, in Warri, at Hotel ...

We are not slaves to Chevron, but partners – Michael Johnny

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Chief Michael Johnny, Chairman of Egbema Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation EGCDF. Chief Michael Johnny was on Tuesday, April 2nd 2013 sworn in as the new Chairman of the Chevron sponsored Egbema Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation (EGCDF) and in this interview with Tejiri Ebikeme and Frank Efe shortly after taking the oath of office speaks on ...

Amaju says engaging youths in sport activities will reduce crime

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Frank Efe The Chairman, Delta State Football Association (DFA), Mr. Amaju Pinnick has said that engaging the youths in sporting activities will help in reducing the rate of crime in the society. Mr. Pinnick said this while receiving the sum of Ten Million Naira (N10m) from the Management of First City Monument Bank, on behalf of the ...

Jonathan Eulogises virtues of Olomu Monarch

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the Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom His Royal Majesty, Ovie Richard Layeguen. Ogbon, Ogoni-Oghoro I and Maj-Gen. David Ejoor (Rtd) at the occasion President Goodluck Jonathan has eulogised the virtue of the Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom His Royal Majesty, Ovie Richard Layeguen. Ogbon, Ogoni-Oghoro I. The President made the commendation during the 96th birthday cum 25th coronation ...

Adherents Roll Out Drums to Celebrate Edjuvwie Festival

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His Majesty Emmanuel Sideso (JP) Abe I, Uvwie Monarch Nick Malins THE people of Uvwie Kingdom recently rolled out the drums to celebrate in pomp and pageantry the 2013 annual Edjuvwie (supreme deity) of Uvwie festival. The annual festival which began on the 23/03/13 would terminate on 08/04/13 and would afford adherents and worshippers of the Supreme ...

Patients Appeal to Uduaghan to Provide Ekpan Hospital with Facilities

Nick Malins PATIENTS who are mostly pregnant women and Nursing mothers at the General Hospital, Ekpan in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta state have made a passionate appeal to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan to prevail on the Ministry of Health and the management of the Ekpan General Hospital to provide them with adequate bedding, water and ...

Group Urges Jonathan to Send Some Ministers Packing Over Poor Performance

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Napoleon Ehiremen - Abuja President Goodluck Jonathan has been urged to send some of his ministers packing for alleged failure to deliver on their mandate to the Nigerian people. In an interview with our correspondent, the chairman of Nigeria for Good Leadership and Accountability (NGLA), Andy Okodogbe claimed that some of the present ministers had turned Nigerians ...

Warri 2013: Warri people are peace Loving- Uduaghan

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Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State Frank Efe Contrary to the belief by people outside Delta State that Warri is not peaceful, the State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has said Warri is the most peaceful place in the country. Governor Uduaghan who said this today, at the closing ceremony of the Africa Youth Athletic Championship, AYAC, in ...

AYAC: Nigeria wins maiden edition of Youth Athletics Championship

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Warri 2013: Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State with Winners of Boys 100m, Odudurun Divine, Nigeria, Gold; Alsibela Abebe, Ethiopia, Silver; Adedeji Yusuf, Nigeria, Bronze. Frank Efe Team Nigeria has won the maiden edition of the Africa Youth Athletic Championship that took place in Warri with a total of 35 medals; 13 gold, 10 Silver and ...

Niger Delta People are not trouble makers – Uduaghan

Tejiri Ebikeme/Frank Efe Governor Emmanual Uduaghan of Delta State today in Warri said that the people of Niger Delta are not trouble makers. Defending the people of the region, when the Minister of the Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe paid him a courtesy visit at Governor’s Office Annex, Warri, the Governor stated that Niger Deltans are ...

2015: Nobody can stop President Jonathan – Tompolo

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Tompolo at the Festival Former leader of MEND, Chief Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo) has said that nobody can stop the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015, just as he described the pardon granted former Bayelsa State Governor, Chief Diepreye Alamieseigha as one of the best things that the President has done. Speaking to newsmen, at ...

Glorious Fountain Easter programme aim at promoting peace – Rev. Igho

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Rev. Igho L. Yegbeburu, President, Glorious Fountain Ministries Warri (left) and Bishop Kevin Bond, briefing pressmen today. By Frank Efe - President of Glorious Fountain Ministries, Reverend Igho Louis Yegbeburu has said that this year's Easter Programme holding in Warri, is aimed at promoting peace in Delta State. Rev. Igho made this statement, today, at a ...

Militants Threaten to Blow Up Lamalco’s Ocean Vessels, If…

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Recalcitrant militant group, Coastal Revolutionary Force (CRF) has threatened to blow up an ocean going vessel belonging to Lamalco Nigeria Limited, an oil servicing company in the Niger Delta region over unsettled issues. The militant group said the oil firm risk blow up of its vessel over alleged plan to continue casualization of workers from the ...

Delta communities shut down Warri PHCN office in protest over 3 years blackout

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By Frank Efe HUNDREDS of women from three communities in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, today, shut down activities of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, Effurun Business District Office, over three years power blackout. The protesting women numbering over 500 from Udumorogbo, Ishakpa and Orhomaro communities danced to the Effurun PHCN office armed ...

DELSU threatens to flush out unworthy students …as school matriculates 7,658 students

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Prof. Eric A. Arubayi, Vice-Chancellor, Delta State University The Delta State University, Abraka,  yesterday threatened to flush out unworthy students from the institution, just as the school has matriculated 7,658 students. DELSU Vice Chancellor,  Professor Eric A. Arubayi made this threat during his address at the matriculation ceremony held at the University premises, Abraka. He warned that ...
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