Minister Tasks Delta Govt On Ict Policy, Innovation Fund
Minister Tasks Delta Govt On Ict Policy, Inno…
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Rivers State Chairman, National Youth Council of Nigeria, Amb Sokubo Sara-Igbe Sokubo (right), with Chairman, Rivers State House of Assembly Committee on Youth Affairs, Hon. Martyns Mannah (middle), at the…

Minister Tasks Delta Govt On Ict Policy, Inno…
Ambode: Group begs Governor to reconsider ban on street trading
Ambode: Group begs Governor to reconsider ban on street trad…
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The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR), Lagos Chapter, on Thursday urged the Lagos State Government to review the Street Trading Law 2003 and provide alternative measures for…

Delta Speaker extols Orodje’s leadership qualities – Vanguard News
Delta Speaker extols Orodje’s leadership qual…
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By Tare Youdeowei
ASABA—Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, My Monday Igbuya, yesterday, commended His Royal Majesty, Orhue 1, Orodje of Okpe Kingdom for stimulating harmony and development in Delta State.
Hon.…

Delta Speaker extols Orodje’s leadership qual…
Encomiums as Okowa pays tribute to Keshi in Asaba
Encomiums as Okowa pays tribute to Keshi in A…
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By Festus Ahon Ochuko Akuopha
FORMER Super Eagles captain and coach, Mr. Stephen Keshi was yesterday laid in state at the Stephen Keshi Township Stadium amidst tributes and encomiums.
A wreath and…

Encomiums as Okowa pays tribute to Keshi in A…
Chaos! FC Ifeayi Ubah and Warri Wolves in show of shame ▷ NAIJ …
Chaos! FC Ifeayi Ubah and Warri Wolves in sho…
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– Warri Wolves have protested against the match official who was in charge of their match against FCc Ifeanyi Ubah
– Obayemi Ola was alleged of disallowing two goals from the…

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Minister Tasks Delta Govt On Ict Policy, Innovation Fund

Rivers State Chairman, National Youth Council of Nigeria, Amb Sokubo Sara-Igbe Sokubo (right), with Chairman, Rivers State House of Assembly Committee on Youth Affairs, Hon. Martyns Mannah (middle), at the body’s state congress on Bye-Law Review in Port Harcourt, recently. With them is former President, Pan African Union, Hon. Ben Duntonye Photo: Nwiueh Donatus Ken […]

Ambode: Group begs Governor to reconsider ban on street trading

The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR), Lagos Chapter, on Thursday urged the Lagos State Government to review the Street Trading Law 2003 and provide alternative measures for street traders. The 1st Vice Chairman of CDHR, Mr Olatunde Oworewa, made the plea in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in […]

Delta Speaker extols Orodje’s leadership qualities – Vanguard News

By Tare Youdeowei ASABA—Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, My Monday Igbuya, yesterday, commended His Royal Majesty, Orhue 1, Orodje of Okpe Kingdom for stimulating harmony and development in Delta State. Hon. Monday Igbuya, Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly He also praised the monarch for using his position to service the people. In a […]

Encomiums as Okowa pays tribute to Keshi in Asaba

By Festus Ahon Ochuko Akuopha FORMER Super Eagles captain and coach, Mr. Stephen Keshi was yesterday laid in state at the Stephen Keshi Township Stadium amidst tributes and encomiums. A wreath and a portrait of former Nigerian football coach Stephen Keshi are seen during a farewell ceremony at the Ogbe Stadium, in Benin City, on […]

Delta Govt. to partner Swiss investors — Okowa

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta said on Tuesday in Asaba that the state government would partner Swiss companies and investors to grow its economy. Okowa said this when the Swiss Consular-General, Yves Nicolet, paid him a courtesy visit at Government House, Asaba. He said that measures were being instituted to ease the process of doing […]

Touching: Keshi funeral rites begin (photos)

The funeral rites of the late Stephen Keshi started with a mass service at the St. Paul Catholic Church in Benin, on Thursday July 28. The event was well attended by family members, top members of the Nigeria Football Federation, ex-internationals and a host of other well wishers. It was confirmed that the service will […]

Warri

Chaos! FC Ifeayi Ubah and Warri Wolves in show of shame ▷ NAIJ …

– Warri Wolves have protested against the match official who was in charge of their match against FCc Ifeanyi Ubah – Obayemi Ola was alleged of disallowing two goals from the Seasiders in a Federation Cup quarter final match – The referee was chased out of the field by Warri Wolves players The general manager of […]

Nigerian Navy raids Illegal refineries in Warri

By Kingsley Omonobi-Abuja. The Nigerian Navy disclosed Thursday that its anti-crude oil theft operations of the Nigerian Navy have yield more positive results. It said, “its patrol team deployed by NNS DELTA, naval base in Warri raided an illegal refinery at Asiagbene community in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State and that […]

Warri North LG boss woos investors

By Godwin Oghre Koko—Chairman of Warri North Local Government Area, Delta State, Mr Francis Eyituoyor Maku, has invited investors across the country and beyond, particularly the President of Dangote Group, to avail themselves of the serene, strategic and alluring business climate in the council to invest in it. The council boss who made the call, […]

Five goals is not enough for me, says Warri Wolves’s Itoya

The Seasiders’s forward is eager to increase his goal-tally in the final stages of the season Kelvin Itoya reveals he is going to work harder towards achieving his dream of performing well in the remaining Nigeria Professional Football League matches. Itoya was on target as Warri Wolves beat Akwa United 3-1 at the Warri City Stadium on […]

Painful Loss! Dokubo frustrated after Akwa United’s Capitulation in Warri

Akwa United Coach, Ereh Dokubo has described the team’s defeat to Warri Wolves in a rescheduled NPFL match on Sunday as a painful loss. The Matchday 28 fixture had been postponed due to heavy downpour and a waterlogged, Warri Stadium pitch. Eventually the game kicked off as planned the next day with the visitors drawing […]

September date for Warri Carnival

With preparations towards the maiden edition of the Annual Warri Carnival reaching advance stage, organizers have announced September 28 to October 1 as dates for the five-day cultural event. Chief promoter and initiator of the carnival, Sunny Nikoro, announced in Lagos that the Carnival is targeted at entrenching Warri as a gateway to the Niger […]

Ughelli

No hiding place, kidnapper on the run lands in jail

A notorious kidnap kingpin who has been on the wanted list of security agencies, Kennedy Itoje has been sentenced to 13 years in jail with hard labour by a Delta State High Court for the kidnap of a Nurse and demanding the sum of N20million as ransom. Kennedy Itoje was convicted by an Asaba High […]

Still on the need for Residency Laws

By Josef Omorotionmwan Once again, we are reminded of the need to put in place, good residency laws. This time around, the reminder comes from a foreign land. Paul Le Guen is a French national and a world-renowned football coach. He parades very tall credentials in this respect. Among other things, Guen was the coach […]

Supreme Court affirms death sentence on Okiemute

The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the death sentence passed on one Freeborn Okiemute by a Delta High Court sitting in Ozoro for the offence of armed robbery. In a unanimous judgment of the Apex Court, the appellant’s seven grounds of appeal as contained in the brief of arguments submitted by his lead counsel, Ayo Asala […]

INTERVIEW: Nigeria’s only boxer to Rio Olympics vows to break 20-year laurel jinx

It’s barely 10 days to the opening of the 2016 Olympics and optimism about Nigeria winning any shade of medal in Rio is quite low. However, in all of the pessimism, Nigeria’s sole boxer to Rio, Efe Ajagba, is talking tough. He says his mission to Brazil is to end the 20-year jinx that has […]

Olorogun Kagho passes on at 69

Olorogun Ogheneweme Ima Kagho, 69, is dead. He died at the National Hospital, Abuja, on May 31, 2016 after a brief illness. Born on May 19, 1947 in Warri, the late Kagho had his primary education in Warri and attended Government College Ughelli, for his secondary education. He hailed from the illustrious Kagho-Omomadia family of […]

Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Jailed for 13 Years with hard labour …

A notorious kidnap kingpin who has been on the wanted list of security agencies, Kennedy Itoje has been sentenced to 13 years in jail with hard labour by a Delta State High Court for the kidnap of a Nurse and demanding the sum of N20million as ransom. Kennedy Itoje was convicted by an Asaba High […]

Bomadi

People First: The Most Optimized Political News Platform From Nigeria, Set Up To Wrest Political Power From Vote …

•He’s responding to treatment — Doctor KOGI State governor, Captain Idris Wada, has told medical personnel of Cedar Crest Hospital, Garki, Abuja where he is undergoing treatment for a fractured thigh not to fly him abroad, his spokesman, Jacob Edi, has said. Edi told Sunday Tribune, on Saturday, in Abuja, that the governor rejected suggestions […]

Ijaw groups demand release of 10 arrested Oporoza youths

By Emma Amaize Akpokona Omafuaire WARRI—FOUR Ijaw groups have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on the Nigerian Army to release the 10 youths arrested and detained for close to two months without trial over alleged membership of Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, or charge them to court. PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, National […]

N’Delta crisis: IYC demand release of 10 youths arrested by military

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) on Sunday demanded for the immediate release of 10 youths arrested by the military about two months ago during the invasion of Oporoza community in Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri South West Local Government area of Delta State. The group also demanded for the release of an ex-militant leader, Mr. Aboy […]

Today in Nigerian History: 14th July

On this day in 2013: Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir came to Nigeria for an African Union summit on HIV/AIDS, as his hosts chose to ignore an International Criminal Court (ICC) arrest warrant against him. Also on this day in 2011: German Chancellor, Angela Merkel met with President Goodluck Jonathan, after her trip to Angola the […]

Niki Tobi (1940-2016)

Honourable Justice Niki Tobi, the retired Supreme Court Justice, who died the other day, was one of the nation’s finest legal minds. As a scholar, he was one of the best and his stature on the Bench was so towering that there were few equals. His demise, therefore, has robbed Nigeria of one of the […]

The burden of unclaimed corpses

By Ishola Balogun, Chioma Obinna, Oghene Omonisa, Samuel Oyadongha, Emem Idio  and Charles Adingupu The setting was Federal High Court, Yenagoa, Bayelsa state. The date was June 22, 2016. The court was already in session as the trial judge, Justice Ajiya Nganjiwa, asked the court registrar to call the next case. The registrar rose up and […]

Ndokwa

Okowa’ll deliver on promises, Otuaro assures

By Etop Ekanem Deputy Governor of Delta State, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro, has  reiterated his conviction that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa will continue to deliver on his promises despite challenging economic times. Otuaro gave the assurance after Pastor Samuel John of Living Faith Church Worldwide (aka Winners Chapel), Ibusa Road, Asaba, charged politicians to make a mark […]

Mob beats up suspected robbers who broke into pastor’s house in Delta [PHOTOS]

As a healer I use a variety of roots, bark, herbs, flowers, and a wide range of land and animal products when making medicine or muti. Most of the treatments are focused on the balance of the ethereal, energies and human body. If the source of the ailment is the primary concern, therefore before centering […]

One more Niger Delta militant group attacks MEND, NDDCG

– Militants from Ndokwa area of Niger Delta are against the NDDCG representing them during talks with the federal government – According to the group, the NDDCG ignore the interests of other ethnic nationalities  One more militant group form Niger Delta region have rejected the Niger Delta Dialogue Contact Group (NDDCG) as their representative during negotiations with the federal government […]

Okowa’ll deliver on promises— Otuaro

*says God is key to prosperity By Etop Ekanem Deputy Governor of Delta State, Deacon Kingsley Otuaro, has reiterated his conviction that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa will continue to deliver on his promises despite the challenging economic times, noting that this will qualify him for a second term in office. Delta Deputy Governor, Kingsley Otuaro Otuaro […]

Meet grandpa who graduated from Law School at 80

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Extra judicial killing of UNIPORT student: Lawyer petitions House over conspiracy of silence

A petition has been forwarded to House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions over alleged extra judicial killing of Peter Chibuzor Ofurum, a final year student of Accounting, University of Port Harcourt by members of the Nigeria Police Force during a peaceful protest. The petition which was signed by Barrister Amobi Nwulu, a copy of […]

Oshimili

What governor said about late Stephen Keshi will make you cry

– Governor Ifeanyi Okowa pays his last respect for late Stephen Keshi – The Delta state policitian also appeals to the family of the late tactician to maintain peace all through burial rites – Keshi will be put to mother earth on Friday, July 29, at his residence in Illah The burial activities of late Super Eagles […]

Keshi burial rites to begin Thursday

The final burial rites of former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi will begin in his hometown Illah in Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Keshi died of suspected Cardiac arrest in the early hours of Wednesday, June 8 in Benin City, Edo State south of Nigeria. He was […]

Kerosene Hits All-time High Price in Nigeria

Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK), known as kerosene, hit an all-time high price of N600 per litre at the weekend, worsening the pains of over 30 million households who depend on the product for cooking. In its place, millions of poor Nigerians who use it for their stoves, lanterns, and other purposes, are now seeking alternatives […]

Padded Budget: Lawmakers tongue-lash Obasanjo

Responding to Obasanjo’s comments, the Senate said. yesterday that it was not prepared to join issues with the former president. Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi simply said in a text message that “Senate has no Comments.” Senate Urhoghide But reacting to former President Obasanjo’s comments on the National […]

[ July 25, 2016 ] Kerosene Hits All-time High Price in Nigeria NEWS

Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK), known as kerosene, hit an all-time high price of N600 per litre at the weekend, worsening the pains of over 30 million households who depend on the product for cooking. In its place, millions of poor Nigerians who use it for their stoves, lanterns, and other purposes, are now seeking alternatives […]

Keshi to Be Buried in Illah July 29

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