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progressive youth leadership foundation sets to hold Niger Delta Peace summit at Akwa Ibom state, 30th sept 2022,

The progressive youth leadership foundation of Niger Delta has completed planned to hold Niger Delta Peace summit, Great Niger Delta youths!!! It is with deep sense of gratitude, we wish to profoundly congratulate each and every member of the Progressive Youth Leadership Foundation of the Niger Delta (PYLF-ND) for your show of solidarity towards the course of the foundation. We also want to specially appreciate the unrelenting support and mental contributions from the leadership of the state chapter(s) as well as members of  the committee's set up by the National President in the preparation for the forthcoming  Niger Delta Youths Peace Summit 2022 at Akwaibom State Capital (UYO). However, a date of the "Niger Delta Youths Peace Summit", have been slated for 30th of September 2022, due to a unanimous consent from members of the organising Committee. We have no doubt that this Youth Peace summit will mark a new beginning as well as open a greater opportunity fo
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By EgbemaVoice   The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, might have lost in his bid to return to the Senate in 2023 following the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)’s purported confirmation of his rival for the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket in Yobe North Senatorial District, Bashir Sheriff Machina, as the party’s candidate authentic in next year’s election. The controversy over the Yobe North senatorial ticket has split APC members into different camps with some declaring their support for Machina and others backing Lawan. Machina, who won the primary election held in the district last month, has come under tremendous pressure to step down for the Senate President. At the time the businessman won the APC senatorial ticket, Lawan was eyeing a shot at the party’s presidential ticket which was later won by the former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu. A certified true copy of INEC’s report dated June 23, 2022, and signed by the commission’s officer, Omale Samuel, showed


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2022: Osun APC, PDP’s Campaign Outcome

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2023: Atiku-Okowa ticket, pathway for new Nigeria - Okowa

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UK Police detain Ekweremadu, wife

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2023: Peter Obi’s Euphoria, A Flash In Pan, Will Disappear In A Jiffy – Olaosebikan

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Egbema Agogo Mourns Omajuwa Abulu, condoles Tuesday Mumbor over mother's death,

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Egbema Agogo Salutes Virtuous mother on birthday, Describes her more mother,

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2023: Mafiana extols Onyeme's qualities as Deputy Governorship candidate to Oborevwori, says Delta in prosperous pace.

By EgbemaVoice, The Executive Assistant on Political Matters to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Mafiana has extolled the qualities of the PDP Deputy Governorship Candidate, Sir Monday Onyeme as a thorough breed and good choice by the party for the state. Dr. Mafiana noted that with the kind of passion and dedication to duty as Chairman Delta State Internal Revenue Board has brought the state to better economic resources prudent management, thereby helping the government to channel resources where necessary for effective development project results. He described the Delta PDP Deputy Governorship Candidate, Dr. Onyeme as a loyal party man, very dedicated, totally committed, well respected, and truly beloved in the PDP family, hence his emergence not surprising as he will deliver in the time ahead. The Executive Assistant Political Matters to the Governor stressed that with the combination of Sir Onyeme to the Speaker Delta State House of Assemb


Reads........... Opinions, As I write this piece a lot of families are in disarray because of allegations, accusations and counter allegations and accusations of witchcraftcy and others.  Some men and women have rejected their children and parents based on false prophecy of some miserable self ordained, self-acclaimed and self-called pastors and prophets and prophetesses.  Unproductive and unsuccessful Minds always look for persons to blame for their woes like Unoka the father of Okonkwo in the famous and award winning novel 'Things Fall Apart' who always blamed his chi (god) for his poor annual farm yield whereas his woes and high indebtedness was as a result of his laziness and inability to go and farm in far/distant fertile lands, his mates farmed and recorded high yield.  Some parents have buried their children alive same way some children have killed their parents simply on the suspicion and prophecies of some evil pastors that their children are witches and wizards, same

2023: Oborevwori/Onyeme Ticket Guarantees Landslide Victory For Delta PDP - CMPG,

By EgbemaVoice, Coalition for Media Politics and Governance, CMPG, has commended the leadership of the Delta State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  and all stakeholders for the perfect choice of Lion Sir Monday Onyeme of Ndokwa Nation as running mate of our Unifier Governor in-waiting, Rt Hon Sheriff Francis Oborevwori, the Ukodo of Okpe Kingdom. The group in a goodwill message to the Deputy Governorship candidate, Sir Onyeme, and signed by CMPG Convener/Chairman, Olorogun Dr Fred Latimore Oghenesivbe Esq, Delta North Deputy Chairman, Engr Emmanuel Momah Chuks and Chairman Delta South, Hon Toju Ekengbuda, described the Oborevwori/Onyeme ticket as a winning team that guarantees landslide victory for Delta PDP and the candidate in 2023. It further stated that the present state leadership of the party under the incumbent governor and PDP Vice Presidential Candidate, His Excellency, Senator Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, and ably complimented by the inestimable foresights

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2023: Delta PDP Announces Sheriff's running mate, Monday Onyeme, as deputy Governorship candidate,

READS PRESS STATEMENT DELTA 2023: DELTA PDP ANNOUNCES SIR MONDAY ONYEME, AS DEPUTY GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATE AND RUNNING MATE TO OUR GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATE Delta State Peoples Democratic Party PDP, hereby announces Sir Monday John Onyeme, FCA, FCTI, JP, as the Deputy Governorship candidate and running mate of our party. Sir Monday Onyeme, was born on March 30th, 1965, at Ibabu Community of Onicha-Ukwuani in Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State. At a very early age in life, he showed a great passion for education, hard work, and spartan discipline.  The search for prompt remediation and positive change in his community and society from ignorance, poverty, and insecurity, took Sir Monday John Onyeme through Primary education at Army Children’s School, Sokoto State, Government Secondary School, Gummi in Kebbi State, Federal Polytechnic, Kaura Namoda in Zamfara State and the University of Calabar, Cross River State, where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree (Second Class U

2023: Oborevwori gets 6th Court Case Victory Against Busy Body Litigants.

...Urges Party Faithfuls, Supporters To Sustain Sheriffication Steam In Delta. By Fred Latimore Oghenesivbe Esq One after the other, busy body litigants are counting their loses as the Gubernatorial Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State, Rt Hon Sheriff Francis Oborevwori, continue to swim in multifaceted Court cases victories after governorship party primaries. On Friday 17th June, 2022, a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, dismissed Suit No: FHC/CS/78/2022, brought before it by plaintiffs; Engr Ojie Victor Ubianuju and Maize And Associates Farmers, against the Defendants; Rt Hon Sheriff Francis Oborevwori, the Peoples Democratic Party and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Court in its wisdom and in line with extant Laws and relevant Sections of the Electoral Act, 2022, threw out the case on the ground that the busy body litigants lacks locos standi. It follows that the Plaintiffs acted in grave error by bringing the law sui