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Day: October 11, 2017

Council Polls: Delta ALGON Boss, Ikpokpo Declares To Run Again With Thanksgiving Mass

Council Polls: Delta ALGON Boss, Ikpokpo Declares To Run Again With Thanksgiving Mass

NEWS, POLITICS
    The chairman of Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta state, Sir Constantine Itiako Ikpokpo, popularly known as Malik, has declared his intentions to be reelected with a special Catholic Church thanksgiving mass to wind up his first term in office. Ikpokpo who is the outgoing Chairman of the Association of Local Government Of Nigeria, (ALGON), Delta state chapter, had on Tuesday invited his political associates, family members, friends, well wishers in a special thanksgiving mass for his successful tenure in office. BigPen Online reports that the service held at St John de Baptist Catholic Church, Oleh, headquarters of the local government area signified the end of his first tenure which was dedicated to God and the beginning of another three years term.
Badagry Monarch Urges HOSCON To Ensure FG Synergies With All Oil Producing Communities

Badagry Monarch Urges HOSCON To Ensure FG Synergies With All Oil Producing Communities

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
The paramount traditional ruler the Akran of Badagry, His Royal Majesty De Wheno, Aholu Menu Toyi 1, has urged the Host Communities of Nigeria (HOSCON) to advocate for greater synergy between oil producing communities, the oil multinational companies and the Federal Government to the benefit of all oil producing communities in the country. National Director of Media and Publicity, Host Communities of Nigeria (HOSCON), Prince Monday Whiskey, in a statement said that the monarch stated that the synergy is the only way to enhance peace and ensure rapid social economic development of the oil and gas bearing communities of Nigeria. The first class traditional ruler spoke when he granted audience to the National executive of the Host Communities of Nigeria (HOSCON) at his ancient palac...
See Army As Your Friend, JTF Boss Tells Residents As Army Undertakes Medical Exercise In Delta Communities

See Army As Your Friend, JTF Boss Tells Residents As Army Undertakes Medical Exercise In Delta Communities

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
The Commander of the Joint Task Force in Niger Delta (Sector 1),Colonel A M Grema has told residents of Egbokodo-Itsekiri Community, Delta State to cooperate and see the Army as their friend as the Nigerian Army 3 Battalion in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area, takes it medical outreach programme to the community in continuation of the ongoing "Exercise Crocodile Smile II" in the State. Addressing residents of the area, Colonel Grema enjoined residents to embrace the free medical programme as well as help the Army with useful information during the exercise, adding that the "Exercise Crocodile Smile I" is an avenue for the Army to train its personnel on how to deal with contemporary challenges. Grema assured the people of the area that they have nothing to be afraid of if they...
Security Alert! No Cause Of Alarm In Delta State, Says Police Commissioner As Residents Panic Over Army Medical Outreach In Schools

Security Alert! No Cause Of Alarm In Delta State, Says Police Commissioner As Residents Panic Over Army Medical Outreach In Schools

NEWS
The Commissioner of Police, Delta State Command, Mr Ibrahim Zanna has assured residents of the state of the safety of their children and wards following apprehension over rumours of forceful vaccination of pupils by some soldiers, a development which led to state wide rush by parents to withdraw their children from schools in the early hours of Wednesday. BigPen Online learnt which earlier reported that the Delta state government had allayed fear of alleged forceful vaccination in the state, was told that schools in neighbouring Anambra State, where the rumour emanated from were also shut down following rumour that some soldiers were seen trying to conduct medical exercise at St Patrick primary school in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of the state. The state Commissioner...
Army Medical Outreach: Delta Govt Allays Fear Over Rumour In Public Schools

Army Medical Outreach: Delta Govt Allays Fear Over Rumour In Public Schools

METRO, NEWS
The Delta State Government has reacted swiftly to rumours making the round that some persons or groups are going to schools to forcefully inject children to death. BigPen Online learnt that the rumour followed the ongoing Nigerian Army Medical Outreach programme in neighbouring Anambra State from where the rumour which caused wide panic in Delta State emanated. A statement by the state Information Commissioner, Mr. Patrick Ukah read in full: The attention of the Delta State Government have been drawn to the fact that parents and guidance are going to schools to withdraw their children and wards out of panic. This panic measure is based on the falsehood and rumors making the rounds that some persons or groups are going to schools to forcefully inject children to death. Go...
Anambra Govt Stop Army Medical Outreach Over Nnewi Pandemonium

Anambra Govt Stop Army Medical Outreach Over Nnewi Pandemonium

METRO, NEWS
The Anambra State Government has stop the ongoing medical outreach undertaken by the Army authority in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area until wide sensitization is conducted to reassure people of its intentions and benefits. This followed the outbreak of pandemonium caused by the exercise leading to withdrawal of students from schools by parent at the early hours of Wednesday. A statement by Secretary to the Anambra State Government, Prof Solo Chukwulobelu however advised parents and guardians to strongly stop withdrawing their wards from schools as the situation has been brought under control. The statement read in full: "The attention of the State Government has been drawn to an on going medical outreach being undertaken by the Army in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Gov...