DELTA GUBER POLLS WITNESS SLUMPS IN COURT

by Okungbowa Aiwerie, There was mild drama in court Tuesday after a witness for APC All Progressive Congress (APC) slumped during cross-examination at the resumed sitting at the Delta State Governorship Tribunal Panel 1 which held in Asaba, Delta State. The witness Akpos Willy (P.W 10) caused confusion when he slumped while being cross-examined. Before he slumped he had earlier told the tribunal that Unit 6, Kunukunuma community, Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South/West that “Nobody was accredited, yet voting took place”. Several witness who testified alleged diversion of electoral materials, stuffing…

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OGODO FACTION OF APC IN DELTA HEADS TO SUPREME COURT

Godwin Tsa, Abuja The protracted legal tussle over the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State has shifted to the Supreme Court with the Chief Cyril Ogodo-led leadership of the party asking for a declaration that it is the authentic leadership of the party. In doing that, the appellants asked the apex court to first of all set aside the judgment of the Court of Appeal which had sacked it and reinstated Jones Erue leadership as the executive committee of the party in the state. The Court…

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URHOBO AND ITSOKO WARRIORS DECLARE WAR ON FULANI KILLERS, READY TO DEFEND TERRITORIES FROM HERDSMEN

BREAKING!!!! (Pasted as copied. Pls circulate till it gets to Mr President.) THE POSITION OF IDUGBU TRADITIONAL GUARDS OF URHOBO/ISOKO NATIONS. THE ITGUIN, the traditional war arm of Urhobo/Isoko Nations in Delta Central, Patani, Burutu, Ondo and in affiliation with her Isoko brothers held an emergency meeting today 26/05/2019 to take absolute position on the current insecurity situation in the Nigeria of today under General Mohammadu Buhari. We have watched with dismay the grave silent of the UPU under the leaderships of both Chief Moses Tigar and Chief Joseph Omene,…

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GUNMEN ABDUCT NIGER DELTA UNIVERSITY LECTURER’S WIFE

Gunmen abduct wedding guests in Ondo By Nathan Nwakamma Gunmen on Sunday at Gbarantoru community in Yenagoa, abducted the wife of a lecturer with the Niger Delta University (NDU). Sources in the community told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the incident occurred early on Sunday and that the gunmen fired sporadic shots to announce their arrival. The gunmen reportedly entered the community through River Nun in a speedboat boat and headed to the residence of the lecturer, identified simply as Dr Charles. A resident, who pleaded not to…

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POLICE STATION DESERTED IN DELTA AS CULTISTS RAID COMMUNITY

Photos shared online, revealed that a police station was empty as cultists raided a Delta community in which it is situated and overseeing. Activist Gwamnishu Emefiena Harrison who recounted terror unleashed in the recent times as he shared photos of the police station which was empty as cultists raided the Delta community, revealed that more than five young Deltans were killed in April/May. He wrote; https://unclesuru.com/2019/05/06/police-station-empty-as-cultists-raid-delta-community/ Re

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DELTA PDP INVESTIGATES DIVERSION OF OKOWA CAMPAIGN FUNDS

The campaign organization of Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded 2019 general election, says it has constituted a probe committee to investigate leaders of the party who allegedly diverted the election funds released by the Governor. Among those to be probed by the committee are the Executive Director, Finance and Administration, Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC); the Chairman of Oshimili South Local Government Area, Uche Osadebe, his councillors and other party men alleged to have…

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COURT SACKS APC GUBER CANDIDATE, OGBORU

Looks like every direction the Ogboru faction of Delta APC turns to, they are checkmated and meet a brick wall. A Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, Delta State capital, has sacked Great Ogboru as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the recently concluded election in the State. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba in his ruling on Thursday nullified the candidature of Ogboru. In a suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1085/ 2018, Victor Ochei, Ogboru’s contender, had challenged the declaration of Ogboru as the governorship candidate of the party in the…

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CONFUSION AS ANOTHER DELTA COURT RECOGNISES OMO-AGEGE, OTHERS AS DULY ELECTED APC CANDIDATES

Delta APC: Court upholds election of Omo-Agege, other candidates by Polycarp Orosevwotu, Ughelli April 2, 2019 The Federal High Court sitting in Warri has upheld the candidacy of Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege and the other candidates of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State, who emerged through the primaries supervised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and conducted by the Party’s National working Committee (NWC). The presiding judge, Justice Emeka Ewite in his judgement delivered on Tuesday struck out the suit filed by the plaintiff, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor challenging the…

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DELTA WOMEN FARMERS PROTEST AGAINST FULANI HERDSMEN DESTROYING THEIR CROPS, SEE PICS

Women of Adonishaka Community in  Ebedei,Ukwuani LGA this morning staged a peaceful protest to the premises of the Umutu police division to register their displeasure over the continuous destruction of their farm crops by the Fulani Herdsmen operating in their farmlands. According to report,Fulani herdsmen have killed many of the indigenes of the region without police doing anything reasonable to stop them Source: http://www.trezzyhelm.com/2017/10/delta-women-storm-police-stationprotest.html

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DELTA’S FUTURE HAS BEEN MORTGAGED SAYS PAT UTOMI

Renowned Economist, Prof. Patrick Utomi, yesterday said that the future of Delta State had been mortgaged through excessive borrowing by successive governments in the state. He warned that if nothing was done to check the situation, unborn children of the state may be held to ransom for the huge debt profile. Utomi, who spoke during an interactive meeting with leaders and members of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Agbarah- Otor, Ughelli North, also frowned at successive administrations in the state he said had been diverting borrowed funds to allegedly acquire…

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