NPFL: Rangers Edge Warri Wolves, Go Second
NPFL: Rangers Edge Warri Wolves, Go Second
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Enugu Rangers moved to the second position in the Nigeria Professional Football League table courtesy of a 2-1 win against Warri Wolves at the Nnamdi Azikwe…

Travel Nigeria: 4 reasons why you should consider visiting Asaba for a fun weekend getaway
Travel Nigeria: 4 reasons why you should cons…
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Anyone who's ever visited the Delta state capital will attest to the fact that Asaba people can "turn up" as we'd say in local Nigerian parlance.

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Constituent pass vote of confidence on suspended Delta lawmaker
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Okowa Mourns Justice Niki Tobi
Okowa Mourns Justice Niki Tobi
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Editor, Reseaarch/Training, Rivers State Newspaper Corporation (RSNC), Mr Amieyeofori Ibim (left), explaining somne points to pupils of Press Club of Catokey International Secondary School,, GRA, Phase III, Port Harcourt, during…

Okowa Mourns Justice Niki Tobi
Alleged Recruitment of Thugs: Your allegation baseless, Okowa tells Oshiomhole
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ASABA—Delta State governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, fired back at his Edo State counterpart, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, describing the allegation that he (Okowa) was recruiting thugs to undermine the…

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Asaba

Travel Nigeria: 4 reasons why you should consider visiting Asaba for a fun weekend getaway

Anyone who’s ever visited the Delta state capital will attest to the fact that Asaba people can “turn up” as we’d say in local Nigerian parlance. play Asaba airport (Asaba) Culled from :Here

Alleged Recruitment of Thugs: Your allegation baseless, Okowa tells Oshiomhole

By Festus Ahon ASABA—Delta State governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, fired back at his Edo State counterpart, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, describing the allegation that he (Okowa) was recruiting thugs to undermine the Edo election as baseless and indicative of loss of confidence of the All Progressives Congress,  APC-led government to woo voters based on track records […]

FG declares commitment to complete 2nd Niger Bridge, Zik’s mausoleum

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has undertaken a one-day inspection and stakeholders’ consultation tour of the second Niger Bridge reiterating the federal government’s commitment to its completion along with the Zik Mausoleum in Onitsha. Speaking at both the Palace of the Asagba of Asaba in Delta State during a consultative […]

Man Arrested For Having s*x With Twin Daughters

An Asaba-based unemployed middle aged man has been arrested by the Delta State Police Command for allegedly having canal knowledge of his twin teenage daughters. The new state commissioner of police, Mr Zanna Mohammed Ibrahim, who paraded the suspect in Asaba, claimed that Mr Isiaka Kareem, a native of Abeokuta in Ogun State, had forcible […]

Niger Delta Avengers deny meeting with Kachukwu in Asaba

Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, has denied holding talk with a federal government team led by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu yesterday. An online medium had reported that the two parties met at the Delta state government house in Asaba. But in a tweet on its handle: @NDavengers this morning, the […]

Heavy Rainfall Wreaks Havoc In Offices In Asaba

Torrential rainfall which started four days ago in Asaba and its environs, Delta State, yesterday destroyed state government owned offices including privately owned, while three persons were reported to have been drowned and six cars submerged. Investigation revealed that the devastating rainfall recorded more havoc on the popular Okpanam road, Asaba as well as left […]

Warri

NPFL: Rangers Edge Warri Wolves, Go Second

By Adeboye Amosu: Photo courtesy LMC: Enugu Rangers moved to the second position in the Nigeria Professional Football League table courtesy of a 2-1 win against Warri Wolves at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium, Enugu on Friday night, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Flying Antelopes started the game on a bright note with Obinna Nwobodo slotting the ball past […]

Warri Business Seminar Identifies Money Mistakes of Salary Earners

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Wednesday, June 22, 2016 1.48PM / Demola AkinbolaThe second edition of Warri Business Seminar took place in Warri on June 18, 2016. It was a huge success as individuals from different institutions and backgrounds came together and were incubated for several hours by coaches who have […]

Enugu Rangers’ Egbuchulam to miss Warri Wolves clash

The Flying Antelopes will be without the services the midfielder against the Seasiders owing to illness Enugu Rangers will miss the services of Chisom Egbuchulam when they face Warri  tackle they face Warri Wolves. The topflight encounter billed for the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium on Friday promises to be exciting as the Flying Antelopes seek a […]

Warri, Kaduna refineries post losses, P’Harcourt makes N5.18bn

Port Harcourt Refinery Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja Latest figures from the oil and gas industry have shown that at the close of business in April, two of the country’s three refineries posted losses, while the other succeeded in making a profit despite the attacks on oil installations by militants. Since February this year, militant groups in […]

Things you should never do in a Warri night club

House 99 Lounge, 19 Lounge, D-Range Nite Club and many more are clubs in Warri that offer a lot of fun to locals and visitors  in the city who are keen on the nightlife. One of the great things about going to nightclubs in Warri is that you are surrounded by strangers who can quickly […]

Warri Wolves do Just Enough to edge Plateau United

It was Judgement day postponed when torrential rain and a soggy pitch saw the Matchday 23 fixture between Warri Wolves and Plateau United was moved to Monday, eventually, the result did not prove to be any different from the pre-game predictions as the hosts walked away with 3 points in a 2-1 win at the […]

Ughelli

Constituent pass vote of confidence on suspended Delta lawmaker

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New Group Vows To Blow Up Gas Plant In Delta

A new secessionist group has surfaced in Nigeria, called the Utorogun Liberation Movement (ULM). The group from Delta State vowed, Thursday, to destroy the Utorogun Gas Plant, Ughelli, which supplies gas to Egbin Power Station, Lagos and other facilities under Oil Mining Lease, OML 34 in Ughelli South Local Government Area of the state. The […]

Delta community promises support for Okowa’s rural projects

The Ofrukama community has expressed readiness to work with the Delta State government for the effective implementation of community-based projects in the area. In a statement made available in Asaba after its participatory rural assessment in Ofrukama, Ughelli South Local Government Area, the executive members of the Community Project Management Committee (CPMC) led by its […]

Sales girl raped, killed in Delta

By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI—A sales girl, simply identified as “Yellow,” has been bludgeoned to death after she was raped. It was gathered that her assailants attacked her inside the building material store where she worked at Afiesere community, Ughelli, Delta State. Her lifeless body was discovered at about 5p.m. on Tuesday, by her employer who came […]

New militant group threatens to blow up Utorogun gas plant – Vanguard News

By Emma Amaize, Egufe Yafugborhi and Perez Brisibe WARRI – A secessionist group, Utorogun Liberation Movement, ULM, surfaced, Thursday, in Delta State, vowing to destroy the Utorogun Gas Plant, Ughelli, which supplies gas to Egbin Power Station, Lagos, and other facilities under Oil Mining Lease, OML 34 in Ughelli South Local Government Area of the […]

Ethnic Tension Looms in Niger Delta over FG/Ijaw militants ongoing negotiation

Urhobo, Isoko leaders accuse FG of succumbing to Ijaw blackmail•I wish government good luck—Kokori•Negotiation is encouraging criminality in Niger Delta—Idiovwa•Delta govt calls emergency security meeting over fresh threats A large number of Niger Delta stakeholders are not impressed by federal government’s ongoing negotiation with Ijaw militants from which other ethnic groups in the geo-political zone […]

Bomadi

Okowa Mourns Justice Niki Tobi

Editor, Reseaarch/Training, Rivers State Newspaper Corporation (RSNC), Mr Amieyeofori Ibim (left), explaining somne points to pupils of Press Club of Catokey International Secondary School,, GRA, Phase III, Port Harcourt, during their excursion visit to the corporation in Port Harcourt, recently. Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has in Asaba condoled with the family of late […]

Okowa, Dickson, Peterside mourn Justice Niki Tobi

By Samuel Oyadongha, Festus Ahon Gbenga Oke ASABA—Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, his Bayelsa State counterpart, Mr Seriake Dickson, and Director- General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside have paid glowing tributes to the late legal icon and retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Niki Tobi, describing his […]

More SANs pay tribute to Justice Niki Tobi

Niki Tobi Ade Adesomoju Prominent personalities have continued to pay tributes to a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Niki Tobi, who passed on June 16. Born on July 14, 1960, the late jurist would have been 76 next month. He sat on the apex court bench between 2002 and 2010. Human rights lawyer, […]

Reps C’ttee on NDDC clash over location of projects

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-MEMBERS of the House of Representatives Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, yesterday accused the Chairman of the Committee, Mr. Nicholas Mutu, of hijacking most of the NDDC projects to his constituency. This is just as the Acting Managing Director of NDDC, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari, has told the House Committee that […]

Ex-militant leader arrested, army receives threat

– Aboy Francis Muturu, an former militant leader has been arrested – He was arrested last Friday at his residence in Bomadi Town of Delta state – His lawyer, Omes Ogedegbe has threatened legal action against the army if they fail to release in the next 48 hours Aboy Francis Muturu, an ex-militant leader, has […]

Justice Niki Tobi dies at 75

Lagos – Retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Niki Tobi has passed away at 75, Nation reports. Justice Tobi passed on in the early hours of Friday at the National Hospital, Abuja. Justice Niki Tobi Justice Niki Tobi His corpse was later moved to the morgue of Garki General Hospital. It was also learnt […]

Ndokwa

Sex scandal: Reps yet to set up investigation c’ttee

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, is yet to assign any particular committee or set up a panel to investigate the allegations of improper conduct, attempted rape and soliciting for prostitutes in Ohio, United States of America, USA, against three members of the House during international leadership programme. Dogara had, weekend, stated that […]

Fulani Herdsmen: Cattle rearers on another killing rampage in Delta State

The victim was returning from his farm when he was attacked and killed with a gun. The police are curently looking into the matter according to reports. play Fulani herdsmen (File Photo) (Madukovich) Culled from :Here

Ex-militants reveal what will happen if FG dialogues with Niger Delta Avengers

– Scores of ex-Niger Delta militants have called on the federal government not to dialogue with the Niger Delta Avengers – The ex-militants said dialogue would fuel full-scale militancy in the oil-rich region – They said the demands of the Niger Delta Avengers were not germane but politically-motivated Former militants under the aegis of the […]

Herdsmen kill hunter in Delta; be vigilant, police advise

By Ochuko Akuopha OLEH—SUSPECTED herdsmen have reportedly killed a 45-year-old farmer and hunter, Mr. Monday Nwadei, at Ossissa community, Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State. The deceased, it was gathered, was on his way from his plantain farm when he was allegedly shot dead by the herdsmen, weekend. Sources said Nwadei had unknowingly […]

Police orderly opens fire on Delta Council boss

Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase Ovie Okpare, Warri Ndokwa East Council Chairman in Delta State, Mrs. Nkechi Chukwurah, has narrowly escaped death after one of her police orderlies shot at her, Southern City News has gathered. The council chairman, who was only recently recalled after being suspended by the Delta State House of Assembly, is […]

Reps sex scandal: Dogara yet to set up investigation c’ttee

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, is yet to assign any particular committee or set up a panel to investigate the allegations of improper conduct, attempted rape and soliciting for prostitutes in Ohio, United States of America, USA, against three members of the House during international leadership programme. Dogara had, […]

Oshimili

Keshi to be buried in Illah, Delta State on July 29

Lagos – The late Stephen Keshi will be buried in Illah, a town in Oshimili North in Delta State, South-South Nigeria on July 29. The funeral rites of the departed hero have now been fixed for 27-29 July, with a night of tribute in Abuja, lying-state, church service and novelty football match in Benin City […]

Keshi’s family rejects plan to bury former Super Eagles coach in Benin

The family of the late Stephen Keshi, Ogbe Onyeogu Quarters Ukpologwu Illah, Oshimili Local Council of Delta State, have informed their in-laws, the Aburime Family of Ewu, Edo State, that the former Super Eagles coach must be buried in his paternal home. There have been reports that the Big Boss would be buried in Benin, […]

Dirty Slap Saga: Reps slap back

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru For an ordinary Nigerian, it is a taboo to attempt to overtake the convoy of any government official even if the road is free to accommodate many vehicles. This mentality which was inherited from military rule has become a norm even without any legislative backing and attempt for motorists to do otherwise […]

Use carrot-and-stick approach for militants- Delta monarchs

By Emma Amaize ASABA- TRADITIONAL  rulers in Delta State have called on the Federal Government to adopt a carrot- and- stick approach in dealing with militants bombing oil and gas installations in the Niger Delta region. Acting Chairman of the Delta State Traditional Rulers Council, Dr. Emmanuel Efiezomor, who addressed reporters at the end of a […]

Federal Legislator Onyemaechi Sues Head Of Prisons Over Slapping Incident

Representative Joan Onyemaechi Mrakpor (Aniocha-Oshimili Federal Constituency) Delta State, has sued the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Prisons Service (CGP), Peter Ezenwa Ekpendu, and members of his staff after one of his aides slapped her last April. The incident occurred when Mrs. Mrakpor, a member of the House of Representatives, was driving alongside the CGP’s convoy […]

Family cries out over Delta govt’s unfulfilled promise to Keshi

Family members of Late Stephen Keshi, former Super Eagles Head Coach, have cried out over the failure of the Delta State Government to fulfill the promise of building a house made to Keshi, three years after. Immediate past Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, had on Thursday, February 14, 2013 during a reception in Asaba for the victorious […]