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26 Aug
On Saturday, August 21, the Itsekiri people of Delta State installed Prince Tsola Emiko as their 21st monarch, Ogiame Atuwatse III.
8 May
Some Itsekiri indigenes comprising mostly youths yesterday stormed the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Zone ‘5’ Headquarters in Benin, Edo State, where they protested continued police involvement...
5 Apr
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has called on the Oodua descendants all over the world to be in solidarity with the Itsekiri people in the choice of the new Olu of Warri.
14 Oct 2020
No fewer than 1,000 residents of Itsekiri communities in Ologbo, Ikpoba-Okha Council Area of Edo State, yesterday, embarked on a peaceful protest, vowing to resist any attempt to subject them to the hegemony of Benin Kingdom.
27 Feb 2020
The Itsekiri elite club, Alpha-May, Lagos, friends, and associates have mourned the late Colonel Paul Osakpamwan Ogbebor (rtd) who passed on recently.
6 Dec 2018
A renowned rights activist, Rita Lori-Ogbebor, has lamented the poor living condition of the Itsekiri people.
16 Apr 2018
The Ijaw and Itsekiri youths have hailed the Federal Government for the approval of contract to dredge the Escravos bar to Warri Port, Delta State. In a joint statement yesterday signed by President of the Ijaw Youth Council, Eric Omare and President of the Itsekiri National Youth Council, Weyinmi Agbateyiniro, described the approval of the…
30 Nov 2017
After years of constant conflicts, the Itsekiri and Ijaw people of Warri South West Local Council of Delta State have resolved to live in peace and strengthen the bond of love and unity.
27 May 2016
Another setback hit the nation’s oil production yesterday as the militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), blew up a facility belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited.

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