Oborevwori Makes First Appointments, Picks Dennis Otu As CPS, Martin Uko SA On DESOPADEC

The Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, has made his first appointments since his assumption of office June 10, 2019 as the Speaker of the Seventh Assembly. In a statement released and made available to newsmen, veteran journalists and author, Comrade Dennis Otu was reappointed as Chief Press Secretary CPS to…

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Stella Okotete Congratulates Buhari Over Victory At Election Tribunal

By Sunny Basikoro Hon. Stella Erhuvwuoghene Okotete, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, over his victory at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, describing it as a well deserved one. In a statement signed and released on behalf of the Executive Director, Business Development, NEXIM Bank through her Special Assistant (SA) on New Media, Comr. Sunny Basikoro,…

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Bayelsa State: I’ll Create Massive Wealth For The People , Says George-Ikoli

…Unveils Road Map By Our Correspondents A governorship aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Barrister Anthony George-Ikoli, has unveiled his road map ahead of the November 2019 governorship election in Bayelsa State. George-Ikoli said Monday in a meeting with party faithful, community leaders and youths in Yenagoa, that the road map…

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George-Ikoli Tasks Sylva On Host Community Rights, Derivation, Environmental Protection, Others

By Our Correspondents Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Bayelsa State, Barrister Anthony George-Ikoli, on Saturday urged the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Timipre Sylva to consider issues relating to host community rights, derivation, environmental protection and increased participation of the young people in the industry in the formulation of his agenda…

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George-Ikoli: I’m The Next Governor Of Bayelsa State

–Praises Alameyeseigha, Jonathan, Others -Speaks On Achievements Of Seriake Dickson By Our Correspondents A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Bayelsa State, Barrister Anthony George-Ikoli on Tuesday described his chances of becoming the flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and governor of Bayelsa State in November as bright. “I ran a very…

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I Am Determined To Fulfill My Electioneering Promises, Omo-Agege Tells Delta Central People

By Ogude Samuel Senator representing Delta Central in the Senate and Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has reemphasized his determination to give his people a robust representation in the senate by adding value to their lives. Senator Omo-Agege gave this assurance over the weekend at the reception organized in his honour at Oromuru-Orogun in Ughelli North…

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Delta Guber: Ogboru, APC Close Case, As Okowa Begins Defence July 23

By Dafe Rukevwe The candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), in the Delta State Governorship Election, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru, today closed his case at the Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Asaba, where Chief Ogboru is challenging the declaration of Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate by the Independent National…

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Alleged Forgery, Impersonation: College Clears Federal Lawmaker, Nicholas Mutu

–As Rep Member Reacts To Allegations Of Forgery, Impersonation By Our Correspondents A member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Nicholas Mutu, representing Bomadi/Patani Federal Constituency in Delta State, has reacted to allegations of forgery and impersonation being levelled against him by the defeated candidate of the All Peoples Congress (APC) in the area in…

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7th Delta Assembly Inaugurated, As Oborevwori Emerges Speaker

-As Okowa Congratulates Oborevwori, Ochor on their emergence as Speaker, Deputy …Seeks Assembly’s Co-operation for a Stronger Delta  By Our Correspondents The 7th Delta State House of Assembly has been inaugurated following a proclamation to that effect by the state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa. The Clerk of the house, Mrs. (Barrister) Lyna Ocholor read the governor’s…

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Okowa: My Renewed Mandate Is A Massive Vote Of Confidence For The Work Done In The Last Four Years

-Promises To Upscale Wealth Creation Agenda, Establish 19 New Technical Colleges -My Administration Is Unwavering In Its Pursuit Of Health For All Deltans – Says Road And Physical Infrastructure Development Will Continue To Receive Priority Attention By Daniel Dafe The Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, Okowa has said that his renewed mandate…

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SSA To Gov. Okowa On Women Development Hosts PDP Women In Abraka, Empowers Widows, Others

By Daniel Dafe The Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, on Women Development, Chief (Dr.) Odet Emo (also known as Madam Bravo), has hosted the women’s wing of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State. Also present at the auspicious occasion…

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DTHA: Sapele Constituency Will Enjoy Good Representation Under Anirah, Says Council Boss

By Daniel Dafe The Chairman of Sapele Local Government Area, Chief (Hon.) Eugene Inoaghan, has said that the people of Sapele are sure of a good representation by Chief Felix Anirah, Member-elect, Delta State House of Assembly, Sapele Constituency. Speaking to Oasis Magazine (OM) recently while responding to questions during an exclusive chat in Sapele,…

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Delta Guber: UPU Will Congratulate Okowa When We Confirm That The Election Was Free, Fair, Credible —Omene

–Says Okowa Worked Hard To Win, Ogboru Depended On Federal Might –Blames Urhobo Nation’s Political Woes On Ibori & His Urhobo PDP Co-travellers By Daniel Dafe The President General of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Worldwide, Chief (Engr.) Joe Omene, has said that Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, the Delta State Governor, worked very hard through his…

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Ogboru Did Not Collect N3b For Governorship Election— Delta APC Campaign Council

…Says Relationship With Uduaghan, Omo-Agege, Others Still Cordial By Daniel Dafe Gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Delta state, Olorogun Great Ogboru, has refuted rumours that he collected N3 billion for the governorship election in the state. Ogboru who spoke through the Director of the Delta APC Campaign Organization, Mr. Zik Zulu…

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‘Buhari’s Election Would Further Develop N’Delta’— Group

The 4+4 Niger Delta Believer’s Council, a pressure group within the All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari will further develop the Niger Delta region through his developmental programmes. National coordinator of the group, Sir Fred Magada in a statement yesterday, stated that the second term of President Buhari…

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I’m Going To The Tribunal To Reclaim My Stolen Mandate— Delta APC Assembly Candidate, Okumagba

By Omonigho Odens The All Progressives Congress (APC) Delta State House of Assembly candidate for Warri South Constituency II, Prince Mike Owhoyovwe Okumagba, has said that he will reclaim his stolen mandate the Election Petition Tribunal. Okumagba made the assertion at a press conference held in Warri. Okumagba who was flanked by APC Warri South…

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Delta Guber: Niger Delta Youths, Women And Security Movement For Ogboru Rejects INEC Result, Holds Protest

By Mercy Jerry Leaders and members of the Niger Delta Youths, Women and Security Movement for Ogboru, Delta State Chapter, a political pressure group, have staged a peaceful protest in Abraka, over what they described as massive fraud during the governorship election in the state that saw the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declaring Governor…

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Delta Guber: Medical Lab Scientists Congratulate Governor Ifeanyi Okowa Over Victory

By Daniel Dafe The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN), Delta State Branch, under the leadership of Amaihunwa Kingsley Ph.D, State Chairman of the association, has congratulated His Excellency, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, the Executive Governor of Delta State, over his victory at the gubernatorial polls conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)…

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BREAKING: Delta APC Rejects Guber Results, Asks INEC To Annul Election

–Alleges Ballot Box Snatching, Over Voting By PDP The All Progressive Congress, APC in Delta state, has rejected the governorship election result being announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Asaba, Delta State capital. The party called on INEC to cancel the Delta state governorship election result over ballot box snatching, over voting,…

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Oborevwori Salutes Constituency, Reassures Of Commitment To  Serve 

 -Says No Victor, No Vanquished, Offers Hands Of Fellowship To Opponents  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, has expressed gratitude to the good people of Okpe State Constituency for the confidence they reposed in him through their votes on March 9, 2019. He declared that there was no victor, no vanquished and extended hands…

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Thugs Connived With The Police To Disenfranchise APC Members In Ukwuani LGA— DTHA Candidate

-As INEC Declares Ochor Ochor DTHA Member-elect By Dafe Rukevwe The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the Delta State House Assembly seat in Ukwuani Local Government Area, Hon Eze Anthony Omolu, has said that he observed many lapses during the conduct of the Governorship/State House of Assembly elections in his constituency, adding…

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The Peoples Voice Will Speak In Delta, Says Ogboru ‘s Aide, Stephanie Osama-Agho

By Daniel Dafe Media aide to the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Delta State, Stephanie Osama-Agho, has expressed optimism that her principal, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru, will emerge victorious in the polls conducted yesterday by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, adding that “the people’s voice will speak in Delta.” Osama-Agho made…

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Peace & Violence-Free Election Summit: VATLAD Condemns PTI Management’s Decision To Thwart Event

By Daniel Dafe Members of Vanguard for Transparent Leadership and Democracy (VATLAD) have described the decision of the management of Petroleum Training Institute (PTI), Delta State, to thwart their scheduled summit focused on ensuring peaceful and violence-free elections in Delta State, ahead of the March 9, 2019 election as shocking. Briefing journalists yesterday, the National…

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Steer Clear From Election Duties, Delta Police Command Tells Vigilante Groups, Private Security Guards, Others

By Daniel Dafe  Delta State Police Command in its deliberate effort to ensure its neutrality and impartiality in the forth coming Governorship/State Assembly and National Assembly re-run elections, slated for 9th March, 2019, has warned vigilantes, anti-cults groups, private security guards and unauthorized security outfits to steer clear of election duties. In a press statement signed…

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Presidential/National Assembly Polls: Delta CP Commends Police Officers Over Conduct

 By Daniel Dafe The Commissioner of Police Delta State Command, CP Adeleke Adeyinka, has commended police officers in the command over their conduct during the just concluded Presidential/National Assembly polls, describing their performance as excellent and exemplary. In a press release signed by ASP Chuks Orisewezie, Acting PPRO, Delta State Command, the Commissioner of Police…

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UPU Congratulates Buhari, Agege, Waive Over Election Victory

–Urge Deltans To Vote For Ogboru During Delta Guber Polls By Daniel Dafe The National Executive Committee of the Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Worldwide, the umbrella body for all Urhobos, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and Rev. Ejiroghene Waive over their election victory at the just concluded Presidential/National Assembly elections. Senator Omo-Agege…

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Victory Of Agege, Waive, Igbakpa, Right Road Map For Progress Of Urhobo Nation, Says Umukoro

By Daniel Dafe The Secretary, Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Youth Wing, Comrade Efemena Umukoro, has congratulated Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, Hon. Ben Igbakpa, and Rev. Francis Waive, over their victory where they emerged as Senator-elect, Delta Central Senatorial district, House of Reps-elect, Ethiope Federal Constituency and House of Reps-elect, Udu, Ughelli North and South Federal Constituency…

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Uvwie/Okpe/Sapele Federal Constituency: Efe Afe Defeats Delta ex-Speaker, Igbuya

…As Oborevwori Congratulates Afe Over His Victory The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) House of Representatives candidate for Uvwie/Okpe/Sapele Federal Constituency, Hon. Efe Afe, has defeated former Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and All Progressives Congress, APC candidate, Rt. Hon. Monday Igbuya. Hon. Efe Afe scored 36, 804 votes while Hon Igbuya pulled 26, 971 votes. Hon. Efe…

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Warri Federal Constituency: Jubilation As INEC Declares Chief Ereyitomi Winner

By Phil Abha Warri was full of celebration as the Peoples Democratic Party Candidate for Warri Federal Constituency Seat, Chief Thomas Ereyitomi JP clinched victory and will be representing the people of Warri South, Warri South-West and Warri North federal constituency in the House of Representatives. The Warri Federal constituency House of Representatives elect, Chief…

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Ethiope Federal Const.: Result Announced By INEC Is Daylight Robbery, Says Edojah

-…Urges Supporters To Be Calm, Promises To Retrieve Mandate In Court By Daniel Dafe The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC for Ethiope Federal constituency in the House of Representatives 2019 election, Olorogun Solomon Edojah, has described the results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC sitting at Isiokolo Ethiope East local Government…

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Kpokpogri Eulogises Okowa Over Massive Development In Delta, Says He’s An Epitome Of Good Virtues

  By Anthony Arugba A rights activist, Comrade Prince Kpokpogri, has said that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state has broken the jinx of underdevelopment in the oil rich state. Kpokpogri, who said this while fielding questions from journalists, noted that the level of development that has rocked the state since Okowa came on board…

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Delta: INEC Declares Elumelu Winner Of Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency Election

The Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the just concluded Federal House of Representatives Election for the Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency in Delta State, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, has been announced as the Winner of the election. The INEC Returning officer for the election, Dr. Ignatius Ezoem, Provost, Federal College of Education, Technical, Asaba, announced…

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Delta: Elections In Ika Federal Const. Were Marred By So Much Fraud— Okoh

By Daniel Dafe The House of Representatives candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for Ika Federal Constituency, Delta State, Hon. Sebastine Okoh, has expressed displeasure over the manner in which the election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in his constituency, adding that it was marred by several irregularities amidst a lack…

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2019 Elections: Evance Ivwurie Alleges Intimidation Of Voters Loyal To PDP In His PU

By Daniel Dafe The Delta State House of Assembly member representing Ethiope East Constituency, Chief (Hon.) Evance Ivwurie, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, over the peaceful conduct of the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections. Hon. Ivwurie who spoke to journalists in Abraka immediately after voting, alleged that intelligence report at his…

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2019: We Await The Final Results To Know If The Election Was Free And Fair- Unuagba

By Daniel Dafe A Peoples Democratic Partry, PDP, chieftain In Delta State, Chief Ochuko Unuagba, has described the Presidential and National Assembly elections that took place today as very peaceful, adding that the final results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, will determine if the said elections were free and fair. Chief Unuagba…

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Just In: Nigeria Decides 2019: Warri Chief, Ereyitomi In Early Lead 

By Phil Abha The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for Warri Federal Constituency, House of Representatives, Chief Thomas Ereyitomi is in early lead for the race as gathered by our election correspondent. Oasis Magazine (OM) gathered that Chief Ereyitomi is already winning massively in major wards and units across the three Warri local government areas…

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Buhari Said Nigerian Youths Are Lazy, Vote Him Out, Egbema Chief Urges Youths

Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Chieftain, in Delta State, Chief David Seikiri Ugedi, has urged youths across Nigeria to vote out President Muhammadu Buhari, the APC candidate in the February 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections. Chief Ugedi charged Nigerian youths to jettison the derogatory qualification used by President Buhari against them and fight hard to revert…

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Rescheduled Polls: You Are Working Against Buhari, BMC Accuses Okunbo 

Delta based All Progressives Congress pro President Muhammadu Buhari group, Buhari Movement for Change, BMC, has accused the Managing Director of Ocean Marine Solutions, Capt. Idahosa Okunbo, of working against the re-election of President Buhari “despite handling the pipeline surveillance contract, awarded by the Buhari administration.” Secretary of BMC, Erefoluwa Keka, who made the allegation…

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Delta Police Charges 3 Udu Vigilante Members To Court Over Involvement In Securing Election Materials

By Daniel Dafe The Delta State Police Command has charged three suspects, Uvwiejitobor Akpevwe, Alfred Joseph and David Ukiri, all from Udu Local Government Area of the state to court over their involvement in securing electoral materials meant for the Saturday 23rd, February, 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections. The three suspects claimed to be…

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INEC’s Shift Of The Elections Has Postponed My Victory Dance, Says Chief Oweh

By Daniel Dafe The candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for Ethiope Federal Constituency, Chief Alex Oweh, has said that he sees the shift of the Presidential/National Assembly elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, as the postponement of his victory dance, saying that he is sure that the electorates would vote massively…

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Shun Violence, Contribute Towards Success Of 2019 Polls, NUUS Leader Tells Youths, Nigerian Students

By Daniel Dafe The Speaker (Otota), National Union of Urhobo Students (NUUS), Worldwide, Comr. Prince Awhotu Amrevwuwho, has called on youths and Nigerian students to shun acts of violence and pursue peace and contribute their own quota towards the success of the 2019 elections. Speaking to Oasis Magazine (OM) during an exclusive chat in Abraka…

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Polls: Cleric Sues For Peace, Charges Youths To Be Wiser

The Pastor in-charge of Shalom Baptist Church of the Nigerian Baptist Convention, Ekpan, near Warri, Pst. Opate Bright, has sued for peace following the  postponement of the Presidential/National Assembly elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from the 16th of February to Saturday, February 23 and that of the Governorship/House of Assembly elections from…

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Breaking: INEC Shifts Presidential, NASS Elections To February 23

–Reschedules Guber, State Assembly Elections To March 9 By Daniel Dafe The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has announced a shift in the Presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled to kick off later today to February 23, 2019. Prof. Mahmud broke this news earlier today after an emergency meeting with the National…

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Gbaramatu Spokesman To FG, Politicians: Don’t Create Artificial Insecurity In Ijaw Communities

*Says They Won’t Allow Their Clans To Be Used As Battlefield As the February 16 Presidential and National Assembly election approaches its last hours count, the Spokesman (Fiyewei) of the Great Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, Chief Godspower Gbenekama TDA (JP), has again in strong terms urged the federal government…

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2019: Delta CP Assures Of Preparedness, Commitment To Success Of Polls

By Daniel Dafe The Commissioner of Police, Delta State, CP Adeleke Adeyinka, has reiterated his commitment and preparedness to provide adequate security before, during and after the forthcoming Presidential/National Assembly and Governorship/State House of Assembly elections, billed for 16th February, 2019 and 2nd of March, 2019, respectively across the country to ensure a free, fair and credible…

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Egbema Monarch To Ereyitomi: Surely You Will Succeed

As Okere-Urhobo, Agbarha Warri Monarchs Give Royal Support *Ugedi Embarks On Door-to-door Campaign For Ereyitomi As the February 16 Presidential/National Assembly elections draw closer, the Agadagba of Egbema Kingdom, His Royal Majesty Bini Pere 111, has blessed and drummed support for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Warri Federal Constituency, Chief Thomas Ereyitomi, assuring him…

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Centrep To Nigerians: Eschew All Forms Of Political Violence, Inducement, Manipulations From Desperate Politicians

 By John Tega Centre for the Vulnerable and the Under-privileged (Centrep), has called on Nigerians to eschew all forms of political violence, inducement and manipulations from desperate politicians ahead of the 2019 general polls. This call was made through a press release signed by the Executive Director, Centrep, Oghenejabor Ikimi, Esq., made available to Oasis…

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Alleged Murder: Group Drags Senator Nwaoboshi, Others To Court

…Wants Him Disqualified As Delta North PDP Senatorial Candidate The Senator representing Delta North District at the National Assembly, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, who is currently seeking re-election, will once again face court proceedings in the state capital, Asaba, to explain the level of his involvement in the alleged murder of certain Nigerians by secret cult members…

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UPU Berates Urhobo Monarchs Over Poor Treatment By PMB During Visit To Delta

By Dafe Rukevwe The National Executive Committee, NEC, of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Worldwide, has berated Urhobo traditional rulers who complained about alleged poor attention given to them by President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB), when he visited Delta State recently. Recall, that on Thursday, 17th January, 2019, the APC presidential campaign team visited Warri, Delta State,…

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Presidential Campaign Rally: Delta State APC Has Replicated The Success We Had In Akwa Ibom— Akpabio

 By Daniel Dafe The National Coordinator of the Buhari’s Presidential Support Committee, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has commended the executive and members of the All Progressives Congress, Delta State, over the success of the presidential campaign rally in the state, adding that it was a replica of what took place in Akwa Ibom State during the…

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Buhari: The Development Of The Niger Delta Will Be Taken Even More Seriously

…Urges Deltans To Vote For All APC Candidates By Daniel Dafe The president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, also the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has called on Deltans to vote for candidates of the APC contesting for different elective offices in the state during the forthcoming elections. President…

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Uduaghan, Omo-Agege To Co-chair Ogboru Guber Campaign Council

Delta State All Progressives Congress, APC Governorship Candidate, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru will coordinate President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign in Delta State, while the immediate past governor of the State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan and Senator Ovie Omo-Agege have been appointed Co-Chairmen of Chief Great Ogboru Governorship Campaign Council, Fresh Angle reports. The inauguration was done Friday January…

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2019: Uduaghan, Ogboru, Others Turn To God For Election Victory

Immediate-past governor of Delta State and All Progressives Congress, APC, 2019 Delta South senatorial candidate, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has said that one of the ways to win election was by dedicating the electioneering process to God, especially through praises. Dr. Uduaghan made this assertion on Sunday at an inter-denominational service organized to dedicate the…

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Delta South 2019: Uduaghan Appoints Mallam-Obi As DG Campaign Organization

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan, has appointed Mr. Charles Mallam-Obi as “Director-General” of Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan Campaign Organization, EEU-CO, Oasis Magazine can report. Dr. Uduaghan who is the Senatorial Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, announced the appointment after a crucial meeting…

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Delta Central Senatorial Seat: I Am In The Race Because Those That Have Been There Have Failed— Ughwanogho

  By Daniel Dafe The candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, Delta Central Senatorial District, Olorogun (Dr.) Ovie Ughwanogho, has said that he was in the race to represent his people because “those that have been there have failed.” Ughwanogho, who spoke to Oasis Magazine (OM), during an exclusive chat recently in his residence…

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Okowa, Nani Recieve Commendation Over Infrastructural Development In Jesse

By Dafe Rukevwe The Olotu-Eweya of Idjerhe Kingdom has commended the Executive Governor of Delta State, His Excellency, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and his Honourable Commissioner for Environment, Barr.  John Nani, for the massive infrastructural and human capital transformation, that has been witnessed in the kingdom since the emergence of Aghwemutuwhevwi as the political leader of…

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Nigerians Overseas Will Invest In The Nation’s Economy Only When There Is Good Governance And Security— Chief Sodje

By John Tega Chief Edafetanure Sodje, an indigene of Kokori Inland, Delta State, based in the United States of America (USA), has said that Nigerians overseas have a strong desire to be part of the process to birth the next chapter of Nigeria’s success story. Speaking to Oasis Magazine (OM) during an exclusive online chat,…

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2019: Delta ADC Senatorial Candidate, Olivia Agbajoh Promises  To Revive  Delta Ports

Delta South Senatorial District Candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Chief (Hon)  Olivia Agbajoh, has promised to revive Delta Ports in Warri, Koko and Burutu if  elected. Hon Agbajoh, a former House of Representatives member made this promise in Warri on Thursday while addressing  local government and ward chairmen of the Delta ADC during…

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UPU To Presidential Candidates: Pay Attention To The Neglect Of The Niger Delta During Your Campaigns

By Daniel Dafe The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), has challenged the presidential candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and other political parties to “bring the intractable issues of underdevelopment, misery and age-long neglect of the Niger Delta people to the front burner of their campaigns.” In a press release signed…

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PDP National Convention: Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Hails Okowa

–Congratulates, Atiku Abubakar, PDP Presidential Flag Bearer Over His Landslide Victory The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, has hailed the state Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa for conducting the successful National Convention of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), just as he Congratulated former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, the…

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Again, PDP Primaries For DTHA Aspirants Fails To Hold In Ethiope East

–Incumbent Alleges Plans By “Agbon Political Cabal”, Electoral Officials To Disenfranchise Him – As Ivwurie, Akpowowo Trade Blames For Failed Primaries, Violence By Our Correspondents Despite the deadline of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for political parties to produce their candidates for the forthcoming elections in 2019 by latest Monday, October 7, 2018, the primaries…

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Delta Central Senatorial District: Oboro Clinches PDP Ticket, As Omo-Agege Wins APC Primaries

Hon. Evelyn Oboro has emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, after defeating Chief Ighoyota Amori during the party’s primaries to determine who represents the party during the Delta Central Senatorial election, come 2019. While announcing the result of the delegates election, Barrister Nusa Amagbor, the Returning Officer who declared the result, disclosed…

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Delta Guber Election: UPU Congratulates Ogboru Over His Emergence As APC Candidate

By Dafe Rukevwe The Joe Omene-led Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) executive, has congratulated Chief Ovedje Ogboru over his emergence as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the governorship election in 2019. In a congratulatory message made available to Oasis Magazine (OM), and signed by the National Secretary of UPU, Martins Ahweyevu Mukoro…

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Osun Guber Poll: INEC Fixes September 27 For Rerun

By Our Correspondents The Independent National Electoral Commission has fixed September 27th for Osun State governorship rerun. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, had polled 254,698 votes to defeat that of the All Progressives Congress, Gboyega Oyetola, who polled 254,698 votes. However, due to irregularities which marred the election at some polling…

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Breaking: INEC Declares Osun Guber Election Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Saturday’s Osun State governorship election “inconclusive”. Announcing the results on Sunday afternoon, Joseph Afuwape, INEC’s Returning Officer, said Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), polled 254,699, while his closest challenger, Isiaka Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC), had 254,345 votes. Iyiola Omisore of…

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DTHA: Follow Your Heart, Be Bold, Firm, Courageous, Akpowowo Urges Ethiope East PDP Delegates

–Says He Is Not An Agbon Aspirant -Promises Yearly Empowerment For Constituents If Given The Mandate By Our Correspondents A frontline aspirant for the Delta State House of Assembly seat, Ethiope East constituency, under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olorogun Barr. Arthur Akpowowo, has urged delegates for the forthcoming primaries to resist…

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Ijaw, Itsekiri Set To Re-ignite Warri Farticidal Wars Over Sen. Manager’s Fifth Senatorial Ambition

As the 2019 general elections draw near, the Ijaws and their Itsekiri counteparts, are set to re-ignite the Warri faticidal wars over Sen. James Manager’s Senatorial ambition in Delta State. Sen. James Manager is the incumbent lawmaker representing the people of Delta South in the red chambers. Sen. James Manager, a fourth term member of…

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Ethiope Federal Constituency: My People Are Not Getting Quality Representation, Igbakpa Laments

-Says He Wants To Re-enact The Feat He Achieved At The State Level -…Promises ‘Digital Empowerment’ For Youths, Women By Daniel Dafe A frontline aspirant for the House of Representatives, Ethiope Federal Constituency, under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Hon. Ben Igbakpa, has said that his motive for joining the race is…

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DTHA Ethiope East Constituency: My Attack Is A Shame To Democracy, Says Ivwurie

-Allegations Against Me Are Unfounded, Untrue, A Political Propaganda— Enamuotor -We Did Not Invite Thugs Or Youths To The Meeting— Atigogo By Dafe Rukevwe The lawmaker representing Ethiope East Constituency, Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Evance Ivwurie, yesterday, described the attack on him by youths allegedly loyal to two other aspirants for the Delta…

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DTHA: Ogodo Visits Orodje Of Okpe, Declares Interest To Represent Sapele Constituency

…unveils Sapele Rebirth Development Initiatives By Dafe Rukevwe A frontline aspirant for the Sapele Constituency Seat in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Moses Ogodo, has taken his consultative visits to the Orodje of Okpe Kingdom, His Majesty, Orhue 1, Major Gen. Felix Mujakperuo (retd). The House of Assembly hopeful who visited the Orodje…

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DTHA: Without Free, Fair, Credible Primaries, There Will Be Mass Defection From PDP In Ethiope East —Akpowowo

-Says He Would Bring Government Closer To The People, Focus On Human And Infrastructural Development If Elected Okakuro Barr. Arthur Akpowowo, SA to Delta State Governor on Waterways and Land Security Committee. Okakuro Barr. Arthur Akpowowo, is the SA to Delta State Governor on Waterways and Land Security Committee. In this interview, he talked about…

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APC Ward Congress: Emerhor Commends Party Faithful, Applauds Peaceful Conduct Of Poll

Delta State APC leader, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, has applauded the peaceful conduct of the All Progressive Congress, APC Ward congress held all over the country at the weekend, describing the election as generally peaceful across Delta State. Speaking to journalists immediately after the congress at his Evwreni ward 8, Emerhor disclosed that party faithful in…

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Delta APGA Crisis: Disciplinary Committee Recommends Sack For Suspended Chairman, Afamefune

Following the alleged suspension of the Delta State Chairman, All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Mr. Afamefune Enemokwu, over gross misconduct by the leadership of the party, a Displinary Committee set up to investigate the allegations has recommended removal from office. The leadership of the party, had on March 27, 2018, at Ozoro, headquarters of Isoko…

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Hon Ossai Ossai Replies Registered Political Party Chairmen, Says He is the Bestman for the Job

The member representing Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, Rt. Hon Ossai N. Ossai has reacted to the recent call by the members of Registered Political Parties Chairmen, for him to forget third term bid, calling it a hoggish/ show of shame anchored on political bewilderment. In a press release, titled “2019: Rt. Hon…

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2019: House of Assembly Hopeful, Sheriff Mulade Solicits Support Of Itsekiris

Delta State House of Assembly hopeful and environmentalist, Comrade Sheriff Mulade, has solicited the support of the Itsekiri people in Warri South West constituency in continuation of his consultation visits to various leaders in the constituency. [adrotate banner=”5″] Comrade Mulade, together with his entourage, weekend, visited the home of Pa John Edah, an Itsekiri leader…

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I Will Establish Small Scale Industries In Urhobo If Elected Senator – Oboro

Delta Central Senatorial hopeful, Hon. Evelyn Omavowan Oboro, has stated that if voted, come 2019, she will attract and establish small scale industries in the three federal constituencies and eight local government areas in Delta Central Senatorial district of Delta State. Oboro, a member of the Federal House of Representatives, representing Okpe, Sapele, Uvwie Federal…

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2019: You Won’t Get A Third Term, Coalition Of Political Parties Tells Ossai

…Endorses Imegwu The State Chairman, Coalition of Registered Political Parties in Delta State, Chief Efe Tobor, has advised the member representing Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency, at the National Assembly, Rt. Hon. Ossai N. Ossai to shelve his plans to recontest for a third term in 2019, ssinceaying that he has failed woefully to champion the cause…

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Senator Omo-Agege”ll Continue To Work For Buhari’s Re-election Despite Suspension, Says Aide

Senior Legislative Aide to Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, Member representing Delta Central in the Senate, Prince Efe Duku, has called for calm over the suspension of his principal, saying that he (Omo-Agege) will continue to work assiduously for President Muhammadu’s re-election In a statement released on his Facebook page, he said: “There there is no insurmountable…

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2019: UPU Will Support Patriotic Urhobo Politicians Irrespective Of The Political Party They Belong To— Omene

The President General of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU (Worldwide), Chief Joe Omene, has said that UPU would support patriotic Urhobo sons vying for political offices in 2019, not minding the political party they belong to. Chief Omene who spoke to Oasis Magazine (OM) during an exclusive interview in his residence in Mosogar, Ethiope West Local…

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Executive Committee Of Speakers: Oborevwori Makes List Of Caretaker Committee Members To Conduct Elections

The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, has been appointed Caretaker Committee Member to conduct election for the new Executive Committee of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria. Speaker Oborevwori is to represent South-South. Other members of the Caretaker Committee are; Speaker, Kebbi State, Rt. Hon Abdulmumin Ismaila Kamba…

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Ethiope Federal Lawmaker Set To Brief Constituents On Achievements

-….To Host Political Associates, Others In Novelty Match On 45th Birthday Celebration Lawmaker representing Ethiope Federal Consstituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Lovette Idisi, will on Saturday, March 3, 2018, present his scorecard to his constituents. This event, we gathered, will hold at at Ibori Civic Centre, Oghara in Ethiope West Local Government Area…

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Replacing Buhari With Another Would Not Solve Nigeria’s Problems, Says Kukah

Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Bishop Mathew Kukah, has said the ‘Third Force’ coalition, being promoted by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, will not help the development of Nigerian politics and democracy. According to him, the problems plaguing Nigeria would not be fixed merely by removing President Muhammadu Buhari and bringing another leader to replace him.…

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Tinubu Has A Short Time To Reconcile Aggrieved APC Members, Shehu Sani Warns

Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial district, Shehu Sani, has warned that the national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari to reconcile aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has a short time to accomplish this task. Responding to questions during a live chat on Channels TV, Sani added…

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Ethiope East Botched Council Polls: Light Overcame Darkness This Time— Delta State APGA Leader

Leader of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Delta State, Olorogun (Dr.) Ovie Ughwanogho, has described the resistance of the electorates against the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC, over refusal to distribute electoral materials, which resulted in the postponement of the polls in Ethiope East Local Government Area, as a situation of “light…

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Ethiope East Council Polls: PDP Wants The Elections Postponed, Imarah Alleges

The Chairmanship candidate for All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ethiope East Local Government, Chief Alex Imarah has alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the area are pushing for the cancellation and possible postponement of the election. Reacting to developments in the council, he added that the Ethiope Federal Constituency House of Reps Member,…

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Ethiope East Council Polls: I Will Emerge Victorious, Says Ward 16 APGA Councillorship Candidate

The Councillorship Candidate for All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Ward 16 of Ethiope East Local Government Area, Hon. Believe Odjevwedje, has said that he will emerge victorious in tomorrow’s polls in the area. Speaking to Oasis Magazine, OM, reporter during an exclusive chat, he added that his party had worked very hard and that…

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INTERVIEW: Ben Igbakpa Is The Second James Ibori Of Delta State— Human Rights Activist

***Says, The Youths Have Failed, Learnt, Ready To Take Over …Commends Okowa For Road Construction Comrade Efemena Kelly Umukoro is the National Press Secretary, Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, youth wing worldwide and a human rights activists. In this interview with journalists, he speaks on his absence from the social media space for some time and…

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Delta LG Polls : DSIEC Adhoc staff recruitment not credible- Iteveh

…Accuses PDP, APC of Hijacking Process The adhoc staff recruitment exercise for Delta State 2018 local Government general elections has been described as fraught with fraud, and non transparency. The Chairman, Accord Party, Isoko South, Comrade Iteveh Ekpokpobe, who addressed newsmen in Olomoro, Isoko South Local Government after a meeting with party failthfuls stated that…

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Those Saying I Have Bowed Out Of The Race For A Second Term Are Unnecessary Detractors— Idisi

House of Representatives Member representing Ethiope Federal Constituency, Hon. Lovette Idisi, has debunked reports that he would not pursue a second term to represent the people in the area, come 2019, describing the sources of such stories as unnecessary detractors. Speaking to Oasis Magazine (OM) during an exclusive chat, Hon. Idisi stressed that those peddling…

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Ikimi: DSIEC LGA Notice of Elections Is A Gross Violation Of The Electoral Act

The Executive Director, Centre for the Vulnerable and the Underprivileged, CENTREP, Barrister Oghenejabor Ikimi, has said that the 2018 Notice of Local Government General Elections, guidelines and time table released by DSIEC, published on the 3rd of October, 2017 for the Local Government Elections slated for 6th January, by Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC,…

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UYLA Has Helped To Promote Peace In Delta State —Arhiyor -Says Okowa Deserves A Second Term    

Chief Francis Arhiyor is the President of Urhobo Youth Leaders Association, Chairman/C.E.O., Fara-Zino Nigeria Limited, Chairman, National Union of Road Transport Workers, Uvwie branch and Delta State Auditor of the Union. Oasis Magazine recently had an exclusive interview with him at his office in Warri. He spoke on issues relating to national and Delta State…

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Why We Must Restructure Nigeria –MACUALAY

As calls for restructuring and resource control gradually garner momentum, stakeholders across the country have differed in their view of the true essence of the subject matter. Erstwhile Secretary to the Delta State Government, COMRADE OVOUZOURIE MACUALAY, in this interview with Iteveh Ekpokpobe, took a stand on the restructure brouhaha, state police and herdsmen imbroglio. Read on… What…

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Pendulum: The Speech President Buhari Failed To Deliver By Dele Momodu

Fellow Nigerians, congratulations on the arrival of our dear President Muhammadu Buhari from a prolonged medical vacation. Let’s all raise our voices and thank God for performing what the President himself described as a miracle. “I’ve never been this sick,” the President had repeatedly told well-wishers. Before his sudden departure from Abuja House, the official…

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Ogboru Urges Supporters In APC To Resist Imposition of Candidates -…Flag Off Light Of APC Pressure Group By Dafe Rukevwe

  The gubernatorial candidate for Alliance for Democracy, Democratic Peoples’ Party and Labour Party in the 2003, 2007 and 2015 Delta State governorship elections, has vowed to resist imposition of candidates by politicians in All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State, urging his supporters to do same. Speaking in Abraka recently, during the inauguration of…

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We Didn’t Plug All Loopholes During Our Fight Against Corruption- Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan Says Of His Administration

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday reacted to the various news of corrupt acts allegedly perpetrated by some officials who served during his administration. Speaking at the PDP non-elective convention in Abuja yesterday, Jonathan said although his administration weighed a war against corruption, it did not plug all the loopholes where finances were embezzled…

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