Okonjo-Iweala, Nnaji and Ughelli Popular Winners at West African Power …
Okonjo-Iweala, Nnaji and Ughelli Popular Winners at West Afr…
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Lagos, Nigeria, November 21, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigerian Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, former Nigerian Power Minister Bart Okechukwu Nnaji and Ughelli Power were…

Ex-militants on the rampage in Warri over unpaid arrears
Ex-militants on the rampage in Warri over unpaid arrears
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Scores of angry former militants from Delta State, on Thursday, in Warri, went on the rampage harassing road users and barricading major roads at DSC roundabout over unpaid arrears of…

Anini The Law!! The reign of an armed robber
Anini The Law!! The reign of an armed robber
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by Mustapha Ogunsakin
 
Lawrence Nomanyag­bon Anini, Nigeria’s most notorious armed robber, was born some­time in 1960. He terrorised the old Bendel State, especially its capital, Benin City in the 1980s.…

Nigeria’s romance with MARIJUANA
Nigeria’s romance with MARIJUANA
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Regarded as an illicit drug in many countries, marijuana is outlawed by many governments. In this report, Joe Agbro Jr. examines the state of the war on cannabis in Nigeria.
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Nigeria’s romance with MARIJUANA
Warri Wolves Registers 23 Players for Confederations Cup
Warri Wolves Registers 23 Players for Confederations Cup
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The officials of the Nigeria Premier League side, Warri Wolves FC, have disclosed that they sent the names of 23 players to the Confederation of African Football, CAF, for registration…

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Asaba

Delta proposes N7bn for completion of Ughelli-Asaba road

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Asaba FMC Denies Use of Fake, Unqualified Nurses

By Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — The Management of Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba, Delta State, has dismissed as falsehood the allegation that it has engaged the services of fake or unqualified nurses from outside to run the hospital while the nationwide strike by health workers lasted. The Joint Health Staff Union (JOHESU), FMC Asaba branch, […]

Asaba Based Music Producer Arrested With N374m of Drugs

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Delta Dispels Rumour On Ughelli-Asaba Road Project

By Felix Igbekoyi Abuja — THE Delta State Government has dispelled insinuations that the 145-km Asaba-Ughellli Road in the state been abandoned, promising that it would be delivered before May 29, 2015. It assured that it has mobilised contractors handling the project, assuring that construction giants, CCC, is in charge of the section A B […]

Delta State Pensioners Protest in Asaba

Pensioners across Delta State under the aegis of Contributory Retirees Association have taken to the streets to complain of their outstanding payments and the neglect of the state in implementing the contribution pension scheme. The pension protesters, led by Mr Eric Owviroro, took their protest to the State Pensions Board, State Secretariat and the State […]

Jonathan Commissions Federal High Court In Asaba

President Goodluck Jonathan has commissioned the new Ultra Modern Federal High Court complex in Asaba on Wednesday, December 3. President Jonathan, represented by the State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, pointed out that the presence of High Court in virtually every state of the federation is a good development as it would bring justice closer to […]

Warri

Ex-militants on the rampage in Warri over unpaid arrears

Scores of angry former militants from Delta State, on Thursday, in Warri, went on the rampage harassing road users and barricading major roads at DSC roundabout over unpaid arrears of their monthly stipends. The militants also besieged the gate of the Delta State Oil-Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), directly opposite the Warri Naval Base, decrying […]

Warri Wolves Registers 23 Players for Confederations Cup

The officials of the Nigeria Premier League side, Warri Wolves FC, have disclosed that they sent the names of 23 players to the Confederation of African Football, CAF, for registration ahead of next season’s CAF Confederation Cup. The club has also asked 12 players formerly on their books to look elsewhere to ply their trade […]

Warri Wolves list 23 players for 2015 Confederation Cup

The Seasiders have moved swiftly to make available to Caf the details of the players they intend fielding in the second tier continental club competition In their bid to escape the Confederation of African Football hammer, Warri Wolves have sent 23 names to the body through the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for registration towards the […]

Warri Wolves register 23 players for Confederations Cup

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‘Poor logistics hamper waste disposal in Warri’

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Ani Amatosero heats up Nollywood with December 24 and Warri Blood

Publisher, actress and movie maker, Ani Ama­tosero is poised to heat up Nollywood with two brand new movies before the year runs out. Entitled Warri Blood and December 24, the actress told The Entertainer that both movies would be released simultaneously. “Effixzy Magazine has gone beyond publishing. We have delved into movie production and as […]

Ughelli

Okonjo-Iweala, Nnaji and Ughelli Popular Winners at West African Power …

Lagos, Nigeria, November 21, 2014 –(PR.com)– Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigerian Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, former Nigerian Power Minister Bart Okechukwu Nnaji and Ughelli Power were some of the popular winners at the inaugural West African Power Industry Awards that were announced at the sold-out gala dinner ceremony during the West […]

Anini The Law!! The reign of an armed robber

by Mustapha Ogunsakin   Lawrence Nomanyag­bon Anini, Nigeria’s most notorious armed robber, was born some­time in 1960. He terrorised the old Bendel State, especially its capital, Benin City in the 1980s. By 1986, his robbery exploits had reached such a terrible level that it became a national issue. He op­erated along with his lieutenant, Monday […]

NABBED: Police Arrest 3 Suspected Tricycle Robbers

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ROBBERY: Armed Robbers Invade Hospital, Steal Money, Equipment

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Living in Fear

Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that residents of Alasia neighbourhood in Oto-Ijanikin Local Government Development Area of Lagos State have been living in fear following the erection of a telecom base station known to cause health hazards in the area On a certain Friday in May last year, 52-year-old Adeolu Adeleke, a petty trader, bid his family […]

Govt College, Ughelli Old Boys Association Honours Ohare

By Sam Akadoro Ughelli — The Warri branch of Government College, Ughelli, Old Boys’ Association has honoured G. M. Ohare for his achievements in his carrier and also for his contributions towards the development of the association. Ohare, who retired from Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in 2008 and was called back to serve as […]

Bomadi

Delta 2015 – Okowa’s Dramatic Emergence

By Emma Arubi (warri) and Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — THE last may not have been heard of the how and why Senator Ifeanyi Okowa emerged as the preferred Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship flag bearer for Delta State. This is because his emergence seems to have altered the calculations of political gladiators in the state. […]

How Okowa Picked Delta PDP Ticket

By Hugo Odiogor Watchers of the political drama that attended the emergence of Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa as the standard bearer of Peoples’ Democratic Party’s in the 2015 governorship race will not forget in a hurry the palpable fear that pervaded the atmosphere at the Event centre, Asaba, the venue of the governorship primaries held […]

Delta Beyond Oil: X-Raying The Agenda Under The Lens Of Realities

NEVER have we seen or witnessed a government that loves to use all manner of publicity stunts to make itself look good in the eyes of the world, like we have seen exhibited by the current Delta State Government led by Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan. In fact, such publicity by the Delta State government are […]

BIZARRE: Husband, Wife In Shock After Giving Birth To Dwarf

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Niger Delta Group Endorses Jonathan, Mutu

Bomadi — A Niger Delta group, Delta Izon Democratic Mechanism, DIDM, has endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan and Mr. Nicholas Mutu, the member representing Bomadi/Patani federal constituency in the National Assembly for their re-election to continue in 2015. Publicity Secretary of the group, Seifegha Peter in a statement, said that both President Jonathan and the lawmaker, […]

Delta PDP Threatens to Sanction Aspirants Parading Fake Results

By Festus Ahon ASABA–The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Delta State, has threatened to sanction any party member or members involved in the circulation of fake results of last Saturday’s state House of Assembly primaries, conducted in the 29 constituencies of the state. State Chairman of the party, Chief Edwin Uzor, who […]

Ndokwa

Jonathan Will Perform Better in Second Term – Eke

interview By Victor Ahiuma-Young Reverend Chukwudi Eke is the Commissioner representing Ndokwa ethnic nationality on the Board of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC and also the leader of Integrity for Leadership and Sustainable Empowerment Initiative, based in Asaba, the Delta State capital, with member drawn across the states if the federation. In […]

Delta PDP Governorship Aspirants Demand Level Playing Field

By Hendrix Oliomogbe Asaba — ALTHOUGH largely boycotted by a majority of the 17 aspirants gunning for the ticket of the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, the five aspirants who showed up yesterday in Asaba at the country home of prominent businessman, Chief Sonny Odogwu after a long wait, all agreed to […]

2015 – Ndokwa Solicits Support From Upu

By Sam Akadoro Ndokwa leaders, under the aegis of Ndokwa Neku Union (NNU), on Thursday, paid a courtesy visit to the President General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Joe Omene, to solicit support for the emergence of an Ndokwa son as governor of Delta State in 2015. “We want an Ndokwa son to be governor […]

Delta 2015: is Emetulu the dark horse?

By PETER AGOH Delta state is very complex. The complexity of the state is most evident in the political arena, where its composite ethnic groupings struggle to out-wit  for political dominance. Politics in Delta state is as intriguing as the game of chess. And things are not always what they seem. In 2007, as the […]

‎Obuh’s Men Sweep Delta PDP House of Assembly Primaries

Delta State Peoples Democratic Party governorship aspirant Sir Tony Obuh seems to be coasting home as all his supporters virtually swept the polls at the House of Assembly primaries conducted on Saturday.   The results indicate that the Tony Obuh’s camp clinched 21 local governments as against two for Senator Okowa, one for Chief Godswill […]

Community Clamours For Delta Government

ASABA- The Ndokwa community in the Delta North Senatorial District, said that it was its turn to produce the next governor of the state in 2015, as zoned to the district by the ruling PDP. The community made the demand in a communique issued in Asaba, Delta State at the end of a meeting with […]

Oshimili

2015: Faces of lawmakers who will not return

With the completion of primary elections by all the political parties, the coast appears clear now concerning members of the National Assembly who have limited chances of getting re-elected to the eighth session of the parliament next year. GEORGE OJI, WOLE OLADIMEJI and TORDUE SALEM profile the affected lawmakers. In advanced democracies over the world, […]

Again, Delta North PDP Senatorial Primary Poll Runs Into Hitches

By Hendrix Oliomogbe Asaba — THE ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) may lose the Delta North Senatorial seat following the cancellation of the rescheduled primary election in Asaba yesterday. Going by the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC’s) deadline, primaries for state legislatures, National Assembly and governorship were supposed to have been concluded by yesterday. Amid […]

PDP Governorship Primaries – a Harvest of Upsets, Protests

opinion Many aspirants who were expected to sweep to victory at the last PDP governorship primaries were defeated by contestants who, in some cases, were hardly known by a lot of people, in a vote that increases concerns about the effects of internal dissensions in the party The Peoples Democratic Party governorship primaries held across […]

NDE Empowers 50 Deltans with N2.5m Starter Packs

BY ANDREW IKEHI Director General of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Mallam Abubakar Mohammed, weekend, disbursed starter packs worth N2.5m to 50 trainees who successfully trained in five community based programmes at Ibusa in OShimili North Local Government Area of Delta State.   The 50 graduants who were trained in catering, hairdressing, satellite dish […]

APC gov primaries: Tinubu begs Lagos aspirants •Jubilation over

A national leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, on Thursday, assured governorship aspirants in Lagos State that losers would be rewarded. He admonished the losers to support the eventual winner as voting was underway at Onikan Stadium to pick the standard-bearer for the 2015 election. Tinubu, in his address delivered by state […]

APC gov primaries: Tinubu begs Lagos aspirants •Jubilation over Ambode …

A national leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, on Thursday, assured governorship aspirants in Lagos State that losers would be rewarded. He admonished the losers to support the eventual winner as voting was underway at Onikan Stadium to pick the standard-bearer for the 2015 election. Tinubu, in his address delivered by state […]