Who wins Anambra Central Senatorial zone election?
Who wins Anambra Central Senatorial zone election?
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FROM DOM EKPUNOBI, ONITSHA
There is a popular adage which says that when the going gets tough, the tough gets going. In Anambra Central Senatorial District, preparation for the election of…

Ubulu-Uku begins N10 million rehabilitation of electricity installations
Ubulu-Uku begins N10 million rehabilitation o…
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Provision of power.AFTER over four years of blackout, a N10 million project has begun to rehabilitate electrical installations to Ubulu-Uku in Aniocha South Local Council of Delta State.
Over the period…

Ubulu-Uku begins N10 million rehabilitation o…
Delta North PDP Campaign Coordinators Take Rallies to Streets
Delta North PDP Campaign Coordinators Take Rallies to Street…
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By John Dugbe - SpecialUghelli — THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign coordinators in Delta Central, on Wednesday, embarked on one-million match campaign across the eight council areas of…

Dolphins Fight Over ‘Poor’ Estacode, Warri Wolves Set For Ethiopians
Dolphins Fight Over ‘Poor’ Estacode, Warri Wo…
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One of Nigeria’s representatives in the CAF Confederations Cup, Dolphins FC, may be fishing in troubled water, following agitation by the players that the $500 estacode offered them for the…

Dolphins Fight Over ‘Poor’ Estacode, Warri Wo…
Dokubo-Asari leads street march for Jonathan, Ogboru in Warri
Dokubo-Asari leads street march for Jonathan,…
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Asari Dokubo• Accuses President of neglecting N’Delta for North, others
LEADER of Niger Delta People Salvation Force (NDPSF), Alhaji Mijahid Dokubo-Asari, has led hundreds of youths who are members of his…

Dokubo-Asari leads street march for Jonathan,…
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Asaba

ECONOMY: Price Of Cattle Rises In Asaba

The prices of cattle have shot up in Asaba, Delta State capital in the last three months according to a survey conducted by our correspondent. The survey showed that a big cow which formerly sold for between N 170, 000 and N 180, 000 now sells for N250, 000. A medium-sized cow, which sold for […]

Uduaghan urges Nigerians to keep fit, as Clergymen’s Tennis Championship …

The 1st Delta State Clergymen’s Tennis Championship in Asaba came to a close Wednesday night in Asaba with Rev. Fr. John Konyeke emerging as overall winner. In a keenly contested match, Rev Fr. Konyeke, who is the Parish Priest of Catholic Church of the Ascension, Asaba, defeated Rev. FR. Patrick Anyanwu, Parish Priest, Stella Maris […]

Uduaghan to Unveil Sector B of Ughelli-Asaba Road Project

 Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan By Victor Efeizomor in Asaba In its efforts at ensuring good and accessible roads, the Delta State Government said plans have been concluded to unveil a section of the Ughelli-Kwale-Asaba Road dualisation project. Commissioner for Special Duties (Ughelli-Asaba Road Dualisation Project) Hon. David Anuku, made the disclosure while fielding questions from journalists […]

Serial rapist gets 35-year jail term in Asaba

A TWENTY-SIX-YEAR-OLD rapist, Mr. Chukwu Ebuka Sunday, has been sentenced to 35 years in jail for participating in the gang raping of a 17-year-old schoolgirl at Akwuebulu on November 23, 2012 by an Asaba High Court on Tuesday.    The trial judge (name withheld) sentenced Sunday, the leader of a six-man gang that specialised in […]

Delta To Commission All Road Projects Before May 29

Delta State Logo. Image source dna-nigeria. DELTA State Government yesterday in Asaba reiterated the determination of the administration to ensure the total completion of the various ongoing road projects in the state before the May 29 handover date. The Commissioner for Special Duties, Directorate of Project Monitoring, Mr. David Anuku, told reporters shortly after the […]

Asaba Monarch Pledges Support for Ochei’s Senatorial Ambition

By Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — THE Asagba of Asaba, Obi Chike Edozien, has pledged to support Accord Party (AP) Delta North Senatorial candidate, Hon Victor Ochei, for the forthcoming general elections. He gave his blessing at the Asaba Royal Palace when Ochei visited him in continuation of his election campaign. He said the council’s support […]

Warri

Dolphins Fight Over ‘Poor’ Estacode, Warri Wolves Set For Ethiopians

One of Nigeria’s representatives in the CAF Confederations Cup, Dolphins FC, may be fishing in troubled water, following agitation by the players that the $500 estacode offered them for the trip to Tunisia should be increased. The Port Harcourt based club missed its flight to Lagos on Thursday, where they were expected to connect a […]

Dokubo-Asari leads street march for Jonathan, Ogboru in Warri

Asari Dokubo • Accuses President of neglecting N’Delta for North, others LEADER of Niger Delta People Salvation Force (NDPSF), Alhaji Mijahid Dokubo-Asari, has led hundreds of youths who are members of his movement through major streets in Warri and environs in Delta, urging support for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan. After several hours of […]

Happening Now: Ijaw graduates lay siege to Chevron in Warri over sacked …

Reports reaching DAILY POST has it that graduates from Ijaw kingdoms of Egbema and Gbaramatu in Delta State, under the auspices of KOMBOT, this morning stormed the premises of Chevron Nigeria Limited, Warri, in protest of the alleged refusal of the oil giant to reinstate a dismissed employee, Timmy Okeoghene. According to them, the National […]

Military causes stir in Warri

FROM EMMANUEL OGOIGBE, WARRI Residents of Warri and its environs were yesterday gripped with fear following a joint military patrol on major streets, just as politicians intensified their campaign towards presidential and governorship elections. Commanding officer, NNS Delta, Warri Naval Base, Navy Commodore Musa Gemu who spoke with Sunday Sun about the action explained that […]

Warri Wolves Seal Comfortable Win Over Giwa FC

Sikiru Adewale’s brace and Gbolahan Salami’s first goal of the new Glo Premier League season helped Warri Wolves beat Giwa FC in a rescheduled Match Day 2 game on Wednesday. Fresh from a 2-0 home win over Ethiopian side Dedebit in the first round of the Caf Confederation Cup, Wolves sailed to a comfortable win […]

Glo League: Warri Wolves Devour Giwa 3-0

Warri Wolves recorded the highest score margin in the 2014/15 Glo Premier League season after a Sikiru Adewale inspired performance propelled them to a 3-0 win over Giwa FC, reports www.npfl.ng. Striker Adewale set-up an easy opener for Wolves’ top scorer last term, Gbolahan Salami before helping himself to a brace in the rescheduled Match-day […]

Ughelli

Urhobo Youth Leaders Campaign for Jonathan, Okowa in Markets

By John Dugbe Ughelli — THE Urhobo Youth Leaders Association (UYLA), led by Francis Arhiyor, has taken the campaign for the re-election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Goodluck Jonathan, and Delta governorship candidate, Ifeanyi Okowa, to major markets in Urhobo land. The campaigns were staged at the Eku Market, Oria-Abraka Market, Okpare-Olomu […]

Police Kill Robbery Suspect, Arrest Six Others In Delta

Delta State Police     Command has shot dead a suspected armed robber and arrested six others.The police also recovered arms, ammunition and the loot from the suspects.The command’s pubic Relations Officer (PPRO) Celestina Kalu, said a patrol team from ‘B’ Division, Asaba and members of the town’s vigilance group were tipped off that some armed […]

Jonathan support group petitions Uduaghan over seized campaign vehicle

A GROUP, Goodluck Voters Forum (GVF), has petitioned Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State, demanding the immediate release of its vehicle, which had a head-on collision with another belonging to Delta Line, the state-owned transport company. GVF said its vehicle by was detained by the police in Ogwashi Uku, at the behest of the authorities […]

Pipeline Explosion Rocks Delta Community

By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI–A pipeline explosion, Sunday night, rocked Ekuigbo community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. Though no life was lost in the incident, Vanguard gathered that the pipeline conveying crude oil, exploded around 9:45p.m., spilling its contents and huge balls of flames several kilometers from the scene of the explosion. […]

2015 Election- This Is Unbelievable! Ex-Niger Delta Militants Opens Up On …

Former Niger Delta militants under the aegis of Coalition of Ex-Agitators on Sunday endorsed the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), General Mohammadu Buhari (rtd) and the Delta State governorship candidate of the party, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, for the 2015 general election, saying President Goodluck Jonathan has failed the people of the Niger […]

Pulse Blogger: My experience as a student actively involved in sports [Part 1]

Nothing good comes easy for any person who wants to achieve something great in life. You must be ready to face the challenges that come with your ambition. It takes courage to stand firm in your resolve when all the odds hit, but it takes faith to endure the pain – to keep moving on […]

Bomadi

Day Uduaghan, Led Clergymen to Tennis Court

By Onochie Anibeze What would make a sitting governor in Nigeria finish playing a tennis match and immediately mount the umpire seat to officiate the next match? Only passion can drive that. And it’s what Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, the governor of Delta State showed on Monday in Asaba during the opening ceremony of the First […]

Senator Manager Has Been Spoiled – We’ll Stop Him – Emiko

interview By Emma Amaize and Egufe Yafugborhi PRINCE Yemi Emiko is the All Progressives Party Congress, APC, Senatorial Candidate in Delta South Senatorial District of Delta State, slugging it out with the incumbent Senator James Manager, an Ijaw, who is gunning for the seat for a record fourth term against the unwritten understanding of the […]

Delta LG Legislative Arm Suspends Five Members

By Festus Ahon and Ochuko Akuopha LEGISLATIVE arm of Bomadi Local Government Council, Delta State yesterday, slammed an indefinite suspension on five of its members for alleged gross misconduct and conspiracy. The House, at an emergency sitting presided over by its leader, Mr. August Zidideke, named those suspended as: Mr. Clifford Labos, Sele-Oge Tom, Manager […]

Nigeria: A novice house for a new congregation of religious sisters

Nigeria: A novice house for a new congregation of religious sisters The apostolic vicariate of Bomadi is situated in Delta State, on the delta of the River Niger in the South of Nigeria. Unlike the northern part of the country, Christians here are not – for the time being at least – being threatened by […]

#2015Election: Nigeria deserves a ‘godly, sympathetic’ man like Jonathan, says …

A Nigerian student and youth advocate based in the United Kingdom, Arerebo Salaco Yerinmene Peters (Jr.) has launched an international campaign in support of President Goodluck Jonathan. Yerinmene, the President of Burutu Transformation Student Ambassadors in Diaspora (BTSAD) and the Secretary General of the People of Intellectual Visions (PIV) is studying Marine Engineering at the […]

Była drewniana, jest murowana

Szkoła w Bomadi to kolejny z projektów rozwojowych na terenie Bomadi powstały z inicjatywy pochodzącego z Bydgoszczy brata Damiana Lenckowskiego. Brat Damian, który swą posługę misyjną pełni z ramienia biskupa Egbebo, jest inicjatorem licznych akcji pomocowych dla mieszkańców Bomadi. W realizacji projektów wspierają go lokalni bracia Raphael Onyebueke Ekene i Kelvin Ugwuja Gilbert. Z inicjatywy braci […]

Ndokwa

Saboteurs Engineer Vandalisation of Power Plants Gas Pipelines – Sir Okolugbo

interview By Oboh Agbonkhese He is very articulate and confident. Combine this with the passion of someone that would want to change every thing for good overnight, if it were in his power: what you get is Sir Kenny Okolugbo, who knocked down this reporter’s recording device in the heat of making a point (‘Oh […]

I Am Authentic Ndokwa, Anioma Candidate – Ogboru

By John Dugbe Ughelli — Ahead of the governorship election scheduled to hold April 11 across the country, the Labour Party governorship candidate in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru, has said he is the authentic Ndokwa and Anioma candidate to succeed Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan in next month’s election. Ogboru stated this during a reception organised […]

Ndokwa Leaders Rally Support for Jonathan, Others

By Festus Ahon ASABA–NATIONAL President of Ndokwa Leaders Forum, Rear Admiral Ojinka Onah, yesterday, called on the people of Ndokwa nation at home and in the Diaspora, to cast their votes for President Goodluck Jonathan, Delta State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, and Delta North senatorial candidate of the party, Chief […]

Duke Urges Ndokwa People to Vote Ogboru

By Sam Akador Sapele — A call had gone to the people of Ndokwa to vote for the governorship candidate of the Labour Party in Delta State, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru, on April 11. The call was made recently by the national coordinator of the Concerned Sons and Daughters of Ndokwa Nation (COSODANN), Ilome Chukwuma […]

Life At 50

I’m not writing about politics this week; I’m going back 50 years to my roots, to Diobu, Port Harcourt, where I was born 50 years ago on February 19 to Robert and Jenny Ishiekwene. If you have confused my place of birth with my state of origin, that’s fine; I have no problem at all […]

Okowa – Indeed It’s the Turn of Delta North

opinion By Kevin Gabriel The words of Hon. David Umoru, former Special Adviser on Community Newspapers to outgoing Delta State governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, challenging critics to come up with a better alternative if they want him to make a u-turn on his support for the state’s PDP governorship candidate for the 2015 General elections, Senator […]

Oshimili

Court Sentence Man To Death For Stealing Mobile Phone And N10,000

FOR allegedly robbing his victims of a mobile phone and N10, 000 cash while armed with a gun, a 24-year-old man was on Monday sentenced to death by hanging by a Delta High Court at Akwukwu-Igbo, Oshimili North Local Council. Scoop reports: The convict, Vincent Okwekwu, was convicted of the offence of conspiracy to commit […]

Court sentences man to death for stealing handset, N10,000

FOR allegedly robbing his victims of a mobile telephone and N10, 000 cash while armed with a gun, a 24-year-old man was on Monday sentenced to death by hanging by a Delta High Court at Akwukwu-Igbo, Oshimili North Local Council. The convict, Vincent Okwekwu, was convicted of the offence of conspiracy to commit armed robbery, […]

Misplaced Justice: Robber sentenced to die for stealing handset

An armed robbery suspect has been sentenced to death by hanging for stealing an handset and a cash of N10,000. play A man is to die for stealing 10k. (Wikimedia) Culled from :Here

Nigerian gets death sentence for theft of N10k, phone handset

Jethro Ibileke/ Asaba A Nigerian High Court has sentenced a man to death by hanging for stealing a GSM handset and N10,000 cash from his victims while armed with a gun and cutlass. The Court sitting at Akwukwu-Igbo, headquarters of Oshimili North local government of Delta state gave the verdict today. The accused, Vincent Okwekwu, […]

Delta Guber: Why We Prefer Okowa’s Candidacy To APC’s – Group

The Abuja chapter of the Aniocha-Oshimili Progressive Union has expressed support for the gubernatorial ambition of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, saying his knowledge and experience will hasten development of Delta State. President of the group Mr Andrew Enechaziam, who called for a peaceful, free, fair and credible election, urged other groups in the state to support […]

Monarchs Flay Attacks On Hon Mrakpor

Stakeholders, leaders and members of the traditional rulers council of Delta North senatorial district have expressed dismay over continuous verbal attacks member representing Aniocha South constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Onyemaechi Mrakpor. Speaking at a press conference in Asaba, the spokesman of the monarch’s council, Chief Solomon Onyejeoseh said for sometime […]