Aiteo Cup: Delta Queens Intensifies Training Ahead Of Saturday’sĀ Encounter


ASABA) Delta Queens Football Club Asaba, will on Saturday file up against Olori babes Of Warri in an FA cup encounter scheduled to kick off at 12noon at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba.To this end, the head coach of the 2006 FA Champions coach George Emenetie said the team has intensified training and are doing everything possible to ensure a win.

He said result against Olori babes is very vital as it will be the first competitive game for the Okowa babes this season adding that a win will futher boost the high spirit amongs the newly assembled team.In a chat with the team’s media officer Oris Esima-Aniretan, He said going by records, the team could be favourite on papers to walk away with a win on saturday, but the side is more focused on the now and is taking each game seriously and not undermining any of their opponent.

Coach Emenetie who expressed confidence on his girls also thanked the management for support in encouraging the girls.Queens Football Club of Asaba, in 2006,at the Abakaliki Township stadium
defeated a hard fighting Bayelsa Queens FC of Yenagoa by five goals to three(Penalty, after 1-1 at full time) in the finals of the FA cup then known as
the Female Challenge Cup.They were also Female FA cup holders in 2004, and back to back Winners in 2007, 2008 and 2009.

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AKUKU-TORU LOCAL GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN CELEBRATE 2019 WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL DAY: 5 JUNE


Call On Citizens to support his fight against environmental degradation

The World Environmental Day is the United Nation’s principal vehicle for encouraging awareness and action for the protection of our environment, a day set aside to x-ray environmental activities around the World and further encourage people’s participation in preventing degradation and the Niger Delta fragile environment; Akuku-Toru Local Government Area won’t be an exception in the commemoration of the 2019 World Environment Day.

World Environment Day, celebrated annually on 5 June is an initiative that the United Nations’ launched in an attempt to effectively combat problems of environmental degradation. Every year, the UN marks a different focus to commemorate the Day, as means of improving the welfare of human existence, provide healthy habitations for organisms and sustain its environmental culture.

However, as a Government, we promised to tackle amongst others, environmental issues on the basis of changing the narratives about our people, redefining our seashore for tourism, engineer an habitable environment for aquatic organisms for healthy reproduction and growths, takeoff debris from our channels system and drainage basin in other to avoid water hostage, erosion and flooding, et al. Hence, this necessitated our drive to construct a better habitat for Akulgans.

Afroz Shaz, a renown environmentalist in his postulate opined, “Governments have an important role in tackling environmental issues, but real power lies in the hands of individuals.” We have put in immense efforts in our fight against environmental degradation as a Government; Employed over two hundred (200) man power to site, provided specific dumb sites in strategic areas for sewage disposal and open trucks that loads deposit debris along the streets on daily basis for proper waste management, etc.

From Afroz orientation, we believe that citizens will cooperate with us, apprehend this rare opportunity and support us in the fight against environmental injustice in making our towns, villages, compounds and residence a better place to inhale fresh and healthy breath, allow aquatic and other friendly organisms to grow healthily.

You would recall that in our 2018 international literacy Day celebration, we invited renown environmental professionals in likes of Dr. Oku B. Hyginus, an associate professor in the department of Geography and Environmental studies, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Comrade Daniel Williams Dasimaka the Spokesman Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, Dr. Lukman Essien and others to champion a four (4) man panel of discuss tagged : ” Creating wealth from your environment, using Akulga as a case study. We are determined in making our environment a place to create wealth.

However, they join other international communities to celebrate the 2019 World Environment Day with the hope that citizens have enormous power in bringing about climate action.

According to the chairman, He will cease this medium and equally use the rostrum to call on their people in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area for partnership, as law abiding citizens, to encourage efforts in tackling environmental issues, support their vision in revitalizing the ecosystem and seashore for tourist attraction and assist their policies on Environment by obeying instructions from young men and women who are out there on a daily basis to ensure we have a better, conducive and healthy environment for the habitation of man and other organisms.

It is really quite tasking but in the spirit of togetherness, we will collectively conquer the menace called Environmental degradation.

Congratulations!

Signed:
Hon. Rowland Sekibo,
Executive Chairman, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area.

RAMADAN: WARRI FEDERAL REP MEMBER ELECT, EREYITOMI FELICITATES WITH MUSLIMS AS THEY CELEBRATE EID-EL-FITR


The member elect representing Warri Federal Constituency in the National Assenbly, House of Representatives, Chief Hon. Thomas Ereyitomi JP has on behalf of the people of Warri Federal constituency felicitates with Muslims faithful across the World, Nigerian, Delta state and entire three Warri local government areas as they celebrate the end of Ramadan fasting heralding to celebration of Eid-El-Fitr festival which is also known as “feast of breaking the fast”. Ereyitomi JP (left) congratulating Islamic cleric in Warri during the Eid Mubarak.

However, Chief Ereyitomi enjoined Muslim faithful across the Warri federal constituency to remain peaceful with their brothers and sisters from the other religion and tolerate each other in order to promote peaceful coexistence in the federal constituency and in the whole Delta state.

The Warri House of Representatives member elect assured the people of promulgating laws that will attract visible and meaningful development across Warri federal constituency for all to feel and enjoy, he as well commended them for voting massively for him and PDP at the poll, urged them to continually pray for progress, unity and security of the country.

While celebrating with Muslims at the Eid-El-Fitr in Warri, Chief Ereyitomi said thus “May this Eid-El-Fitr bring lots of happiness in your life and may you celebrate it with your close associates, may God give you joy of heaven above. Happy Eid Mubarak to you all. He stated.