Got You! Fake police officer arrested in Warri
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A dismissed policeman who continued to pose as a serving officer has been arrested for impersonation.

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Armed robbers kill policeman in Warri
Armed robbers kill policeman in Warri
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A yet-to-be identified mobile police man has been shot dead in Warri, Delta State.Report says the officer was shot at the Nigerian Ports Authority roundabout in Warri. He was reportedly…

Armed robbers kill policeman in Warri
Concept Nova is Now In Warri
Concept Nova is Now In Warri
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Concept Nova has launched franchise partnership with Joemark Technical Services in Warri, Delta State following the demand for its IT solutions. The Warri franchise launch is part of the company’s…

Concept Nova is Now In Warri
INSIDER STORY: HOW ARMY COMMANDER OF 19TH BATTALION ORDERED …
INSIDER STORY: HOW ARMY COMMANDER OF 19TH BAT…
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By Fejiro Oliver
[DISCLAIMER] When the news broke on June 23rd on how the Chairman of Oghara Vigilante, Mr Benson Ogedegbe was killed by the men of the 19th battalion on…

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Police Arrest Robbery Suspect, 27 Suspected Cultists
Police Arrest Robbery Suspect, 27 Suspected Cultists
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The Police in Delta said on Tuesday that a robbery suspect was arrested at Aladja, near Warri.
The police command also said it arrested 27 suspected cultists after it foiled a…

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Police Arrest Robbery Suspect, 27 Suspected Cultists

The Police in Delta said on Tuesday that a robbery suspect was arrested at Aladja, near Warri. The police command also said it arrested 27 suspected cultists after it foiled a planned attack on Aladja. A statement issued in Asaba by the command’s spokesman, DSP Celestina Kalu, said the robbery suspect was nabbed by a […]

Traders Decry Harassment Over Stall Rentage In Delta

Traders at the temporary market located by the side of the multimillion naira Ogbe-Ijoh Market Project in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State yesterday protested against alleged harassment over stall rentage by officials of the market task force and appealed to the state government to come to their aid. The protesters had also […]

CULTISM: Police Nab 20, Impose Curfew In Delta

Police detectives in Asaba have arrested 20 alleged cultists and imposed a 7pm till dawn curfew following the recent robbery incident and cult clash at Oleh community, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. It was reliably gathered that the arrest was made possible by the joint efforts of the police, army and community […]

Dogara confirms flying private jet to Asaba; says “I paid with my money”

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has denied owning a private jet or hiring one with public funds. Mr. Dogara confirmed a report by news website, SaharaReporters, that he travelled in a private jet to Asaba, Delta State, to commission a church. He however denied being the owner of the jet, or […]

The devil lured me into robbery – Suspect

A suspected notorious armed robber, an expert in car snatching, Okolie Joseph, has blamed his involvement in robbery on agents of the devil, saying he was lured into it. Joseph stated this at the Police headquarters, Asaba, Delta State where he was paraded alongside others by the Police commissioner, Alkali Baba Usman. “I was lured […]

Sacked Delta Workers Protest, Demand Reinstatement

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa By Omon-Julius Onabu in Asaba Workers recently laid off by the new Delta State Government over claims of impropriety in their recruitment process, including alleged money-for-job by the state civil service commission, on Monday protested their dismissal and demanded reinstatement. The sacked workers, under the aegis of Congress of Newly Employed Civil […]

Warri

Got You! Fake police officer arrested in Warri

A dismissed policeman who continued to pose as a serving officer has been arrested for impersonation. play The fake police officer (Leadership Newspaper) Culled from :Here

Armed robbers kill policeman in Warri

A yet-to-be identified mobile police man has been shot dead in Warri, Delta State. Report says the officer was shot at the Nigerian Ports Authority roundabout in Warri. He was reportedly shot by the policeman three times on the chest. It was gathered that the policeman was shot while in company of two persons in […]

Concept Nova is Now In Warri

Concept Nova has launched franchise partnership with Joemark Technical Services in Warri, Delta State following the demand for its IT solutions. The Warri franchise launch is part of the company’s effort to expand the scope of its services and IT solutions beyond Lagos to its customers in the different parts of Nigeria. Joemark Technical Services […]

Robbers shoot policeman dead in Warri

A three-man robbery gang has killed a yet-to-be-identified mobile policeman in Warri. An eye witness, who could not tell the identity of the policeman, told NAN on Monday that the robbers shot the policeman three times on the chest. He said that the event took place at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) roundabout, Warri. The […]

Concept Nova Now In Warri

Following the demand for its IT solutions, Concept Nova has launched franchise partnership with Joemark Technical Services in Warri, Delta State. The highly anticipated Warri franchise launch is part of the company’s effort to expand the scope of its services and IT solutions beyond Lagos to its customers in the different parts of Nigeria. Joemark […]

Warri Wolves get fresh dates for 3SC, Kwara United, El Kanemi

The Seasiders will have their hands full from mid July when they will face three Premier League sides within 11 days Warri Wolves now have new dates for their outstanding league matches which piled up because of their involvement in the Caf Confederation Cup as the League Management Company gave the Seasiders fresh dates for […]

Ughelli

Freed: Delta Police Rescue Pastor From Kidnappers’ Den

A joint team of police operatives from Otu-Jeremi, Ughelli South Local Government Area and NNPC area in Warri have rescued a pastor of a new generation church in Effurun from kidnappers’ den after he had spent some days in captivity. It was gathered that the victim was rescued from a bush along ECN road, Otu-Jeremi […]

Transcorp reports significant progress at Ughelli power plant

Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited, the core investor in Ughelli Power plant, on Tuesday reported significant progress towards realizing its plans to ramp up the generation capacity of the plant from the current installed capacity of 972 megawatts (MW) to 2,200 MW in the next three years. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Transcorp Ughelli Power […]

Pipeline vandalism on the rise, says NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the country lost crude oil and other petroleum products valued at N59.597 billion to pipeline vandalism in 2014. In its Annual Statistical Bulletin for 2014 released on Wednesday, NNPC said pipeline vandalism increased by 4.54 per cent compared to 2013. According to the corporation, 355,690 metric tonnes of petroleum products valued […]

EXCLUSIVE: Ex-VP Sambo on the spot over privatisation payments to Canadian …

The dust is yet to settle over the privatisation of Nigeria’s power entities following a series of new revelations on questionable payments made to consultants. CPCS Transcom, a Canadian firm, was paid $10 million for “advisory services” by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) for the privatisation of 10 National Integrated Power Project (NIPP) plants. […]

Delta community laments huge electricity bills without power supply

Some elders in Agbarho in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have raised an alarm over the continued billing of the community by the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) despite perpetual darkness occasioned by the failure of BEDC to provide its service. The elders in a telephone interview with BD SUNDAY decried the […]

Ughelli power plant eyes 2200Mw

Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited, the core investors in Ughelli Power, says it plans to increase the generating capacity of the plant from 972 megawatts (Mw) to 2,200Mw in the next three years. Speaking during the visist of the post-privatisation monitoring team of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE)  to the plant, its  Chief Executive Officer, […]

Bomadi

Delta Assembly confirms 12 commissioner nominees

08:39 01/07/2015 Asaba – The Delta House of Assembly on Tuesday confirmed 12 nominees sent to it by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for appointment as commissioners. The confirmation of the nominees followed a motion moved by the majority leader of the assembly, Tim Owhefere shortly after being screened by the House. The motion, which was unanimously […]

Okowa Commends Ijaw Nation, Assures Deltans of Equity and Fairness

 Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa  Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has commended the Ijaw nation for their support during the last governorship election. He gave the commendation in Warri, Delta State, at the weekend, when he paid a condolence visit to the member representing Delta South senatorial district, Senator James Manager, to commiserate […]

Governorship Poll: How NIMASA, NDDC Funded Wike, Okowa, Udom

The last may not have been heard of the governorship elections in Akwa Ibom, Rivers and Delta states, as it has emerged that state funds were used to fund campaigns during the governorship elections in those states. LEADERSHIP Sunday findings revealed that funds allocated to agencies of the federal government, particularly the Niger Delta Development […]

Pastor Kumuyi visits Delta today

Kumuyi THE visit of the General Overseer of the Deeper Life Bible, Pastor William Kumuyi, which was earlier scheduled for March 24 – March 27 across some major towns and cities in Delta State will now take place today till Saturday, June 13. The state Overseer of the church, Pastor Obinna Nkemjika told reporters in […]

Okowa presents Capital Territory Development, Vocational bills

Jethro Ibileke/Asaba Less than a week in office as governor of Delta state, Ifeanyi Okowa Tuesday forwarded two bills to the State House of Assembly for necessary legislative actions. This was in keeping with the promise he made minutes after his inauguration last Friday when he announced his intention to within one week, forward to […]

LIST – New House of Reps Members for Nigeria’s 8th National Assembly

Only one in every 26 Member of the incoming House of Representative would be a woman, a comprehensive list of winners of the National Assembly elections has shown. ​The House has 360 members.​ The list obtained from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, indicates that Abia and Gombe state are the highest contributors of female […]

Ndokwa

In Delta: 2 notorious cultists gunned down by Police

Two notorious cult leaders, Chukwudi Opobo, 26, and another man who is yet to be unidentified, have been gunned down by the police in Delta State during separate operations, Punch reports. It was learnt that Opobo, aka Okonam, was killed on Monday, June 22, while he led a robbery operation to unleash terror on residents of […]

New Speakers Emerge In Enugu, Delta Houses of Assembly

Honorable Edward Ubosi has emerged the Speaker of the Enugu State House of Assembly. His emergence came at the inauguration of the 6th House of Assembly in Enugu State, South-East Nigeria on Monday. Ubosi promised that he would put the interest of the state above personal interests in ensuring better synergy among members. He also […]

Bauchi, Delta workers begin strike over unpaid salaries

Yuguda                                                             Uduaghan • Ekiti APC faults Fayose’s claims on e-payment FOR failing to pay March and April salaries to civil servants in Bauchi State, the […]

NULGE Grounds LGs in Delta Over Unpaid Salaries

By Festus Ahon Asaba — The industrial action embarked upon by local government workers in Delta State under the aegis of National Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, recorded 100 percent compliance in Oshilmili North and South, Aniocha North and South, Ika North-East and Ika South Local Government Areas of the state. The secretariats of […]

Adesuwa Onyenokwe – Empowering Women Through the Power of the Media

analysis By Florence Amagiya Celebrated newscaster, Adesuwa Onyenokwe, needs no introduction to Nigerians, especially to Lagosian. Adesuwa was a broadcaster with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) for about 15 good years before bowing out. After she left broadcasting, she created an half-hour independent production on TV titled “Today’s Woman with Adesuwa” in the year 2000.The […]

Delta workers paralyse activities at the councils

JETHRO IBILEKE/Asaba The indefinite strike action embarked upon by workers of the 25 local government councils of Delta State, southern Nigeria, on Monday paralysed all forms of activities at the secretariats across the State. The workers under the aegis of National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), who were protesting the non-payment of their salaries […]

Oshimili

Anioma Association US, Awards Scholarship to Students in Nigerian University

In a determined effort to support the human capital development of Delta State and to challenge the youths of Anioma to positive and constructive exercises, a US-based non-profit organisation, Anioma Association USA, Georgia Chapter, has awarded scholarships to three students of Anioma extraction studying in Nigerian universities. Now in it’s second year, the scholarship scheme […]

Controversy over death of politician

The late Onianwa on hospital bed BRINGING the killers of Mr. Emeka Onianwa to justice will no doubt be one of the acid tests for the police in its determination to fulfill the promise by President Muhammadu Buhari to prosecute all masterminds of electoral violence. The budding politician died last April 13 from wounds allegedly […]

Delta to Engage Journalists

By Hendrix Oliomogbe Asaba — Delta State Government has pledged to meaningfully engage journalists for the actualization of its programmes. This, according to the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr. Festus Ovie Agas, is to ensure the success of the five-point agenda of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. The five point agenda is encapsulated in the […]

OKOWA WILL BUILD THE NEW YORK CITY IN DELTA AND NOT DISAPPOINT …

— Chief Sunny Onuesoke is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Special Project Director to the immediate past governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan. He is also a former governorship aspirant in the state. He spoke with SYLVESTER IDOWU on varied issues, including what Deltans should expect from the government of Senator Ifeanyi […]

Okowa Will Build The New York City In Delta And Not Disappoint – Onuesoke

Tweet Chief Sunny Onuesoke is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Special Project Director to the immediate past governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan. He is also a former governorship aspirant in the state. He spoke with SYLVESTER IDOWU on varied issues, including what Deltans should expect from the government of Senator […]

Igbo leaders in self-appraisal in new book

…As Omu of Anioma makes case for female monarchs From CHIDI NNADI, Enugu Last week, prominent Igbo intelligentsia, traditional rulers and others converged on the Igbozurume Unity Centre in Enugu State. The gathering was on the invitation of the Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), which staged an inaugural conference and presentation of a book: “Igbo Nation: […]