FEATURES: WHY SOME COMMUNITIES IN ISOKO LAND FORBIDS SNAIL

FEATURES: WHY SOME COMMUNITIES IN ISOKO LAND FORBIDS SNAIL

-By Michael EKOKORUWE: Land snail is the common name for terrestrial gastropod mollusks that have shells. Typical garden snails are usually safe to handle and eventually eaten by many, but forbidden by majority depending on the reasons which majorly stern from traditional…

THE IMPACT OF NIGERIA SAME SEX MARRIAGE PROHIBITION ACT

From Mike Ebhosa SAME SEX MARRIAGE PROHIBITION ACT (SSMPA) OF JANUARY 2014: On January 7, 2014, Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Jonathan, signed the Same-Sex Marriage (Prohibition) Bill (SSMPA) into law. The notional purpose of the SSMPA is to prohibit marriage between persons…

DOPF FRONTLINE Interaction with Delta Information Commissioner, Patrick Ukah: Putting the Record Straight

DOPF FRONTLINE Interaction with Delta Information Commissioner, Patrick Ukah: Putting the Record Straight

It’s a known fact that in politics, especially when it comes to our nation, Nigeria, within small organisations, there is always acrimony and distrust among the people and a member, which often leads to what, had derailed our political, economic and social…

HCI Patrick Ukah: The Untold Story…

HCI Patrick Ukah: The Untold Story…

By Gifty Omashola Rarely has any political office holder been so bedeviled by his own ‘constituency as Mr. Patrick Ukah has been. From outright sabotage by some of his staff, to calls for his removal by his ‘constituents’ on grounds of ineptitude…

Top Vatican Official Convicted Of Child Sex Abuse

Top Vatican Official Convicted Of Child Sex Abuse

Cardinal George Pell, Vatican Treasurer, Convicted Of Child Sexual Assault Pell is the highest-ranking member of the Catholic Church to be convicted of such crimes. Cardinal George Pell, once one of the highest-ranking members of the Vatican, was convicted of multiple counts…

SHAME! Police Confirm Arrest Of Delta Chief Who Defiled, Impregnate 13 Year Old Student  **Human Rights Activists Call For Justice

SHAME! Police Confirm Arrest Of Delta Chief Who Defiled, Impregnate 13 Year Old Student **Human Rights Activists Call For Justice

Defilement is having sexual intercourse with a person (this includes both boys and girls) under the age of 18 years. It doesn’t matter whether the person has given consent or not. The major determinant in defilement is AGE.

Buhari, Okowa, Sultan Call For Unity  … As Olu Of Warri Marks 3rd Year On Throne

Buhari, Okowa, Sultan Call For Unity … As Olu Of Warri Marks 3rd Year On Throne

PRESIDENT Mohammadu Buhari, Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa and the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III on Wednesday (12/12/18), affirmed that peace is very vital for a progressive nation to be achieved.They spoke at the 3rd coronation anniversary celebration…

Nigeria Editors Commend Delta State Govt For Project Execution 

Nigeria Editors Commend Delta State Govt For Project Execution 

Delta state government have been commended for execution of people oriented projects in all the nook and crannies comprising the urban and rural communities within the state in concordance  with the SMART agenda of the Senator Ifeanyi Okowa led administration.   Cross…

How Gov. Okowa Is Advancing Democratic Dividend Through Enterprise Development In Delta

How Gov. Okowa Is Advancing Democratic Dividend Through Enterprise Development In Delta

-By Ekemezie Becky Across developing countries, including Nigeria, it has been empirically established that certain economic sectors and activities hold the greatest potentials for job and wealth creation. These include agriculture, agribusiness, agro-based industries, agricultural value chain services, vocational skills-based microenterprises, cottage enterprises,…

HOW TO DEFEAT PRESIDENT BUHARI IN 2019: An Open Letter To PDP Chairman

HOW TO DEFEAT PRESIDENT BUHARI IN 2019: An Open Letter To PDP Chairman

The best chance that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) stands to sack President Buhari of the all Progressives Party (APC) is in 2019. If, for any self-inflicted reason, the PDP failed to remove the APC in 2019, it is not likely going…

World Bank Ups Counterpart Funding Of Community Projects In Delta **As Ojoko Reels Out SEEFOR Achievements, Decries False Allegations

World Bank Ups Counterpart Funding Of Community Projects In Delta **As Ojoko Reels Out SEEFOR Achievements, Decries False Allegations

-By Albert OGRAKA: In a bid to further boost the impact of the State Employment and Expenditure For Results (SEEFOR) in the development of Delta state economy, the World Bank has increased its counterpart funding of community projects in the state in…

FEATURE: Why Babatunde Fowler Will Change The Face Of Taxation In Nigeria

FEATURE: Why Babatunde Fowler Will Change The Face Of Taxation In Nigeria

Nigeria, August 22, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  By Daramola Babalola The Nigerian tax system has faced several challenges in recent times. Under current Nigerian law, taxation is enforced by the 3 tiers of government, i.e. federal, state, and local governments, with…

Sultan Lauds Uduaghan’s Role In Uniting Nigerians …In Asaba For Uduaghan’s 60th Birthday Lecture

Sultan Lauds Uduaghan’s Role In Uniting Nigerians …In Asaba For Uduaghan’s 60th Birthday Lecture

Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III has commended Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan for promoting inter-ethnic and religious harmony in the country. Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III who is in Asaba to chair…

Moment of Truth for Peace (Part 3) -By Rev. Ken Nwani

Moment of Truth for Peace (Part 3) -By Rev. Ken Nwani

Civil servants are the machinery that keeps the government going smoothly. They are the work force of the Government. Without Civil Servant the Government will be at stand still and the economy will crumble. They are the variables of any political appointees….

Ibabu/Iselegu Feud: Ugiliamai Shares Boundary With Iselegu, Not Ibabu -Says Ugiliamai Community

Ibabu/Iselegu Feud: Ugiliamai Shares Boundary With Iselegu, Not Ibabu -Says Ugiliamai Community

As the Delta state government and security agencies intensify efforts to curtail the raging crisis in Ndokwa West council area of the state, Ugiliamai Community has brazed up in the heat of the crisis to clarify some grey issues. A statement made…

AKPABIO’S WIFE BLAMES NIGERIA’S WOES ON DECLINE OF FAMILY VALUES *Donates N2m to widows of fallen heroes

AKPABIO’S WIFE BLAMES NIGERIA’S WOES ON DECLINE OF FAMILY VALUES *Donates N2m to widows of fallen heroes

Wife of the Akwa Ibom State governor Ekaette Unoma Akpabio has said that most of Nigeria’s social problems are traceable to the loss of moral values at the family level. The governor’s wife was speaking to executive members of the Nigerian Army…

Right Of Reply: Deconstructing Uche Igwe’s Lies Against Abia State Government -By Charles Ajunwa

Right Of Reply: Deconstructing Uche Igwe’s Lies Against Abia State Government -By Charles Ajunwa

A man who calls himself Uche Igwe had set out on a “regrettably long” journey from Port Harcourt to Aba and found himself trapped in traffic jam. According to him, the journey which would have lasted for less than an hour took…

Right Of Reply> Death of John Ndubuka: My Story…Chinedum Orji

Right Of Reply> Death of John Ndubuka: My Story…Chinedum Orji

Following last Saturday’s 15th February 2014 tragic death of my beloved cousin, Mr. John Ndubuka, a section of the online media has been appropriated by mischief makers to prosecute a mindless hatchet job of casting aspersions on my humble self; with innuendos,…

Revealed: How Delta DG, Igbini Was Detained By EFCC Over Fraud Allegation (Part 1)

Revealed: How Delta DG, Igbini Was Detained By EFCC Over Fraud Allegation (Part 1)

Blank NEWS Online unfolds a blow-up account of the recent travails of embattled Director General of Delta state owned construction intervention outfit, Direct Labour Agency (DLA), Mr. Emmanuel Edafe Igbini in the hands of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over…

CHRISTMAS: President Jonathan, Governor Uduaghan Seek Peaceful Co-Existence Among Nigerians

CHRISTMAS: President Jonathan, Governor Uduaghan Seek Peaceful Co-Existence Among Nigerians

As the Christians all over the world celebrate Christmas, Nigeria‘s President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and Delta state governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan have enjoined Nigerians to strengthen their resolve to remain united for the well-being of the country. In a Christmas message…