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Friday, 29 January 2016

How I Wrote a Post That Touched the Governor's Heart...

Arts and Craft Centre, Emede, Isoko South, Delta State
Well, it was a few days before Valentine in 2015, and the Governor of  Delta State then, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, CON, had written a post in one of the popular facebook page I belong to, Umeh Need Road, that he would love to commission Umeh road on Valentine's day. Interestingly, the 7.1 kilometres Umeh road was purely social media-driven and was constructed across the very terribly swampy area of Umeh, a village in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State.

Meanwhile, I had a request that had been gnawing at me to make to the governor about a similar completed

ARCHIVE: Letter To The Executive Governor, Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, CON

Below is the letter that 'touched the heart of the governor'. About two months after this letter was written, he personally commissioned the Centre. Happy reading...

Dear Executive Governor Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan


I write you this love-letter on behalf of all the Positive Isoko Women and hope it gets to you before Valentine's day so you can put smiles on our faces by being our val ... at Emede Arts and Craft Centre, (hereafter referred to as EACC).

This may be the longest love-letter you ever get, so I will advice you please sit down, sip a Chai Latte and be

Thursday, 28 January 2016

Victor Odhegba: A Young Interior Decorator Whose Story Will Intrigue You

His name is Efemena Victor Odhegba, a young enterpreneur from Isoko, Delta State and CEO of Stellar Finishing Enterprise.

He's proven that through innovation and creativity anyone can become a success in business. Mr Odhegba studied Food Technology at the Federal

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Bovi Ugboma Loses Mum Few Days Before She Takes Up New Appointment

Bovi Ugboma's mum
Top standup comedian, Bovi Ugboma, lost his mother,  Dr. Mrs Ugboma, to the cold hands of death on Sunday evening, the 24th of January.

She was an academic administrator and was recently

Saturday, 23 January 2016

#WABC2016: Sights and Gist from MTN'S West Africa Bloggers Conference.

Jovoflavour and Seun
The second edition of the annual West Africa Blogger Conference, WABC, kicked off on Friday 22, 2016.

The WABC is an unrivalled destination for discussion

Wardrobe Malfunction: Sunlight Reveals Khloe Kardashian's Full Coverage

It was a day of filming with her sisters, Kylie Jenner and Kourtney - and the Keeping Up With the Kardashian cameras -  but this reality star prefers showing off what Daily mail calls 'her granny

Saturday, 16 January 2016

Celine Dion loses brother to cancer, 2 days after husband

Barely 2 days after  Canadian singer, Celine Dion, lost her husband and manager, René Angelil,  to cancer at 73, she has again lost an older brother to cancer, a

NCC Schedules Hearing With MTN Despite Out-Of-Court Settlement, Lawyer to Stop the Hearing

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, in Case No. FHC/ABJ/CR/379/2015, has issued a Hearing Notice filed by the National Copyright Commission (NCC) against MTN Communications Ltd and Felix, Igelige and Associates, lawyers of musician Baba 2010.

The Hearing Notice issued on 14th January, 2016, states that the criminal case against Nigeria's largest telecommunications provider, is scheduled to be heard 9am on Wednesday, January 20, 2016, at the

Friday, 15 January 2016

Interesting Facts About Rivers State's 1st Female Chief Judge And the New Acting Chief Judge.

Swearing in Justice Iyayi Lamikanra as Acting Chief Judge today

Swearing in of Justice Daisy W. Okocha as Chief Judge on Jan. 4th, 2016.
- Hon. Justice Daisy Wotube Okocha goes down in history as the first female Chief Judge of Rivers State.

- She was sworn in as the Chief Judge of Rivers State on January 4, 2016.

- She retired today, January 15, 2016  after only 11

Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Missing Budget An ‘Award Winning April Fool Stunt' – Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has described the reports of the reportedly missing 2016 budget presented to the National Assembly as “an incredible and award winning April

Tuesday, 12 January 2016

Ewheyae-Isoko Meets With Honorary Consul of Guinea Bissau, Hon. Orezi Esievo, others

L-R: MD Fidelity Bank, Mrs Peace Odioko, Mrs R. Akako, His Excellency Immanuel Emoefe, Hon. Orezi Esievo, Chief Mrs J. Ovuorie, Mrs R. Bake (JP), Major Gen. Jubril (Retd), a friend of His Excellency
Yesterday, 11 January 2016, four members of the Ewheyae-Isoko Association of Nigeria (EIAN), a frontline elite socio-cultural group, met with  Honorary Consul of Guinea Bissau in Lagos, His Excellency, High Chief Evang. Immanuel Emoefe, the

Sunday, 10 January 2016

Photo: Man Dies From Stray Bullet During Shoprite Looting

He was neither at the scene of Friday's Warri Shoprite invasion nor had any business dying for a protest against the suspended Chairman of Uvwie Local government, Hon Obaro.

His name is Aforkoghene Emero Atu. He was

Friday, 8 January 2016

PHOTOS: Isoko Traditional Rulers, IDU President, Others In Synagogue Church

Mr Daniel Omoyibo of Damotech Ltd was in The Synagogue Church of All Nations to testify about how God freed him from a debt of N58.6mil, made him a billionaire who presently has several ongoing

EXCLUSIVE: NDDC' Engr. Tuoyo Omatsuli And Henry Ogiri Sacked

Tuoyo Omatsuli

Henry Ogiri
Executive Director, Projects of NDDC and Warri Big boy, Tuoyo Omatsuli (aka Baba T) of the legendary N4.9M wedding suit and Henry Ogiri the power drunk Executive Director, Finance and Administrator

Sunday, 3 January 2016

Don Jazzy And Olamide Reconciles. See Photo And Joint Statement

After all the drama created by Don Jazzy and Olamide Adedeji, at the Headies 2015 over the Next Rated Category Award won by Reekado Banks, the duo has

PHOTO: See Cute Baby Delivered Today In IDP Camp, Yola.

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has posted the picture of a newborn baby that was delivered in IDP Camp today on Twitter.

The baby was delivered few minutes ago in IDP

Saturday, 2 January 2016

Hero Dies Saving Woman From Falling Lift. Read His Last Words Here...

25-year-old Stephen Hewett-Brown saved Sanchez, 43, from a falling lift on New Year's eve and was trying to escape the stalled lift in an apartment building in Manhattan  when he was fatally crushed