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THE ONWAEZE LAW GROUP, APC 3250 WILSHIRE BLVD, SUITE 1500 LOS ANGELES CA 90010 Tel- 213.738.5066  Fax+213.402.296 Email: February 23, 2021 Toju Etchie  18 Dresden Bay  Alameda, Ca. 94592  Oti Uku Nwosu  3931 Langley Court NW  Washington DC 20016  Ogbemi Omatete  11335 Wedgemera Drive  Trinity, Fl. 34655                                                  RE:UGBAJO ITSEKIRI ASSOCIATION USA INC.  CEASE AND DESIST LETTER  Dear Messrs Etchie, Nwosu and Omatete;  Please be advised that our office has been retained by the above named association, regarding your unauthorized and illegal action in parading yourselves as Officers of the Association. It has come to our attention, that Ogbemi Omatete, purportedly acting as Patron of the Association convened a so called virtual convention of the Association on January 16, 2021. At that virtual convention, Toju Etchie was allegedly elected as President of the Association and Oti Uku Nwosu as Secretary. Since that date, you have been pa


                    Press Release           UGBAJO ITSEKIRI USA INC . In light of the numerous requests  from members of the association, the general public, the baseless emails making the rounds presently and purporting to be from leaders of the association, Ugbajo Itsekiri USA Inc. wishes to make the following statements and clarifications: Ugbajo Itsekiri USA remains fully functional under the leadership of Mr. Kingsley Onuwaje (President), Mrs. Rebecca Begho ( Vice President), Mrs. Oduore Ojo (Assistant Secretary), Mr. Lucky Mayor (Financial Secretary), Mr. Jemine Okotie-Yesin (Treasurer), Dr. Atutumama Okotie (Publicity Secretary). The association has been made aware of the nefarious actions of certain members, including Toju Etchie, and others, in illegally masquerading themselves as President,  Vice president, Secretary, Treasurer and other Executive Committee  positions, in breach of the  constitution of Ugbajo Itsekiri USA Inc., and wholly detrimental to the organi

Alema of Warri bags Warri Voice Award of Excellence

Alema of Warri bags Warri Voice  Award of Excellence  The Alema of Warri Kingdom, Chief Emmanuel Oritsejolomi Uduaghan By Tetsoma Neyin. The Alema of Warri Kingdom, Chief Emmanuel Oritsejolomi Uduaghan has been conferred with the prestigious Warri Voice Newspaper Award of Excellence as the "Outstanding Itsekiri Man of the year.  Giving her address in the epoch ceremony, the Editor of Warri Voice Newspaper, Ms. Tetsoma Neyin said that, the  award conferred on Chief Uduaghan was due to his outstanding contributions to the growth and development of Delta State which was made in specific reference to  his timely palliative distribution to Deltans in the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that is ravaging the world.  The prestigious award ceremony took place in Warri on Thursday February 18, 2021. The Publisher of Warri Voice Newspaper, Mr. Femi Odonmeta, while presenting the award to the recipient, called on him to see the award as a stepping stone for greater achievements as we


                   PUBLIC NOTICE The attention of the Management of Warri Voice Newspaper has been drawn to an online group using our Website name with a slight difference to disseminate information to the general public. The said group website is; while that of Warri Voice Newspaper is; We therefore state authoritatively that we do not have any connection with the said group and their activities. Signed:  Tetsoma Neyin Editor, Warri Voice Newspaper


  WARRI COMMUNITY FM NOW ON AIR A new Radio Station, Warri Community FM which operates on frequency 102.1 has kick-off in Warri. The Station which is situated at Ekurede Itsekiri Road, Warri has commenced test running of technical equipment today Wednesday February 10, 2021, While test running of On-Air Broadcast will take place on Monday February 15, 2021. Speaking to Warri Voice Newspaper, the C.E.O of Warri Community FM 102.1, Mr. Ekpoto Ekpoto Emmanuel, stated categorically that the main focus of the Station is to disseminate quality information and promote local development especially in the grassroots, saying that the Radio Station will address pressing issues in Warri and its environs with emphasis on the Itsekiri ethnic Nationality. He enjoined the people of Warri to see the Station as their own by supporting the Station in all aspects, stating that the Radio Station is an idea of the Community Initiative Development. Mr. Ekpoto further appealed to the people of War

Itsekiri Amnesty Students Condemned Group for dragging INYC to Court

Itsekiri Amnesty Students Condemned Group for dragging INYC to Court.  Beneficiaries of Itsekiri Amnesty programme has condemned in total some Itsekiri Sons and Daughters for dragging the Itsekiri National Youth Council led by Comr. Weyinmi Agbateyiniro to court. Mrs. Recheal Arueyingho who spoke on behalf of the amnesty beneficiaries praised the Comr. Agbateyiniro led administration for giving over one thousand scholarships to Itsekiri Sons and Daughters, adding that no regime of Itsekiri National Youth Council has ever attained such height. The group warned that should anything stop their programme, they will lead a protest match to the houses of those involved in dragging the INYC to court and make them face the consequences.

INYC CASE: Court fix Judgement for March 10th

INYC CASE: Court fix Judgement for March 10th The case between Mr. David Iwere with four others and Comr. Weyinmi Agbateyiniro with two others have been fixed for March 10,2021 for judgement. The case in suit NO W/2592020 was adjoined for judgement by the presiding Judge, Hon. Justice O. A. Agboje of the Warri High Court-4 on Monday February 8, 2021. Shortly after the hearing, legal Counsel to Comr. Agbateyiniro and two others, Barr. Presley Okojie stated categorically that his point of argument is outright dismissal of the case based on the fact that the plaintiff did not follow the rule of law. 


UPGRADE COLLEGE OF EDUATION, WARRI TO AUTONOMOUS UNIVERSITY - Itsekiri Strategy Group By Tetsoma Neyin Itsekiri Strategy Working Group, has called on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to upgrade the renowned College of Education Warri to an autonomous University. A statement made available to newsmen recently in Warri and signed by Engr. Gbesimi Akperi said that since the creation of Delta State, no tertiary institution has been established in Warri by any of the state government, adding that Governor Okowa should use this opportunity to write his name in gold in the hearts of the good people of Warri South where the school is located. "We call on the Governor to upgrade the College of Education, Warri to a full fledged University to redress the injustice of the past," he said. "Your Excellency, you must not do anything to kill all that we have  brought into the union of Delta State. We in Warri will always remember Prof. Ambrose Alli for giving us College of Education, Warri. What