TEARS, TRIBUTES AS LADY KOSOR FELICIA AKPAPUNAM IS BURIED IN ASABA

*Chuks and Oge Akpapunam in white, surrounded by ECOBA executives at their mothers Funeral in Asaba They came out in their numbers, the high and mighty, men, women and youths, from Abuja, Port Harcourt, Kaduna, Jos, the hinterlands they all took the trouble to attend as a final honour and parting gift to a dear and loved friend, compatriot, sister and colleague. All wished they could give something to bring her back to life…plead a few more years for her on planet Earth…but alas, their tears and good wishes only…

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I WAS LUCKY TO MEET YOU 34 YEARS AGO’—EX-GOVERNOR UDUAGHAN PENS ROMANTIC MESSAGE TO WIFE ON HER 60TH BIRTHDAY

Former Delta State First Lady, Mrs Roli Uduaghan, is 60 years. Already, goodwill messages are flying from all over the world to the former First Lady as she celebrates her diamond jubilee. As expected, her husband of 33 years, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has taken to the social media to celebrate his loving wife. In a special piece to mark his wife’s diamond anniversary, Uduaghan said he was lucky to have met Roli 34 years ago. He specifically asked God to shower her with good health, grace, wisdom and strength…

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WHY I WILL NEVER KNEEL BEFORE GOV. IBORI

By Prince Emeka Obasi Recently, the news media was inundated with pictures and stories of a certain Senator, James Manager, kneeling before former Delta State governor, James Ibori in his home. The pictures sparked an understandable furor. Many people wondered why a whole Senator will kneel down like a small child before another man. I was amused by it all, even though I knew the answer to the poser; Power, simpliciter! Ibori is the ultimate power broker in the Senator’s neck of the woods. As much as some may not…

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MRAKPOR’S DIVORCE PLAN STIRS ANGER AMONG DELTA’S POLITICAL CLASS

The decision by the former Attorney General of Delta State, Mr. Peter Mrakpor (SAN), to name “disgruntled politicians” in his press statement announcing his divorce from his wife has stirred the political class in the state. In a press release issued on Monday, August 9, 2021 announcing his decision to end his marriage, the former Attorney General had referenced what he said is the rumour that a woman was pregnant with his baby. Mrakpor said the “allegation  is totally false and satanic agenda to destroy his hard-earned reputation as no…

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EX SUPER EAGLES PLAYER, CHRISTIAN OBODO KIDNAPPED IN WARRI

Former Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen along Refinery Road, Warri in Delta State. Obodo, 36, was abducted by the gunmen when he stopped by to buy bananas on Sunday, the Police Public Relations Officer, Delta State Command, Onome Onovawakpoyeya. “Obodo was kidnapped at about 5pm on Sunday around Ishaka Hotel just along Refinery Road,” Onovawakpoyeya told The PUNCH. “He was with his girlfriend when he was abducted. They both stopped by the road to buy bananas.” She added that no demand has been made…

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