Warri Wolves mourn coach Temile, as team axe ‘lazy’ players
Warri Wolves mourn coach Temile, as team axe ‘lazy’ players
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• Suspended Delta Queens’ coach ‘lobby’ to return
PLAYERS and officials of Warri Wolves are mourning the demise of one of their coaches, Francis Janame Temile, who died last week. 
  Temile,…

Micro credit will engender economic buoyancy —Uduaghan
Micro credit will engender economic buoyancy —Uduaghan
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One of the Victims of Alleged Police Brutality Dies, Six Days After He Was Shot
One of the Victims of Alleged Police Brutality Dies, Six Day…
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Asaba — SIX days after they were allegedly shot by some unknown security operatives in the wee hours of Thursday, July 17, in the rustic Ibrede, Ndokwa East Local Council…

Housewife Disappears With New Born Baby
Housewife Disappears With New Born Baby
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The police detectives at the Delta State Police Command, are seriously looking for a 44- year- old housewife whose name was given as Patience Nnaemka in Ugbolu community, near Asaba,…

Achieving 2014 Financial Projections Transcorp Re-Assures Stakeholders
Achieving 2014 Financial Projections Transcorp Re-Assures St…
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LAGOS -Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) Plc has announced that its profit before tax appreciated by 122 per cent to N8.02 billion in the first six months of the year…

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Housewife Disappears With New Born Baby

The police detectives at the Delta State Police Command, are seriously looking for a 44- year- old housewife whose name was given as Patience Nnaemka in Ugbolu community, near Asaba, for allegedly, disappearing into thin air with a new born baby at a private hospital ward in the area. While the police have intensified their […]

Internet Scam: Delta Records 211 Cases In 6 Weeks

Hoodlums operating in major cities across Delta State, have shifted their operations to the Internet, with no fewer than 211 fraud cases recorded by the police in the last six weeks. Sources say while Internet fraud booms in Warri, Asaba, and other major towns in the state, the hoodlums in their modus operandi, have perfected […]

Delta, CD hold 100 days prayer for Chibok girls

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State on Wednesday in Asaba warned against using the state of insecurity in the nation to whip up sentiments that could lead to war or civil crisis. Also, the Women Arise and Campaign for Democracy at a rally in Lagos called on the Nigerian military to put in more efforts […]

Delta Commissioner Advises Students On Diligence

ASABA – The Delta State Commissioner For Higher Education, Professor Hope Eghagha has advised students across the state to be diligent and focused in their academic pursuits. He gave the advice in his office at Asaba, during a visit by the Student Union Government (SUG) executive of Delta State University in Affiliation with College of […]

Nwaoboshi/ Ali face-off: Delta women protest

face-off between the Delta State Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chief Peter Nwaoboshi and wife of the former national chairman of the party Chief (Dr.) Mariam Ali, has further nose-dived into series of protest by their supporters. When women leaders of PDP in the state paid a solidarity visit to Chief Nwaoboshi at the […]

We Planned for 50 Percent Derivation, Not 18 Percent – Uduaghan

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has said that the Niger Delta did not plan for anything less than 50 percent derivation at the national conference. Speaking in Asaba on the derivation controversy at the confab, Uduaghan expressed hope that the issue would be resolved by the mature men at the confab. He said: “Our […]

Warri

Warri Wolves mourn coach Temile, as team axe ‘lazy’ players

• Suspended Delta Queens’ coach ‘lobby’ to return PLAYERS and officials of Warri Wolves are mourning the demise of one of their coaches, Francis Janame Temile, who died last week.    Temile, who has been part of the team since 2007, was said to have died after a brief illness. The players and some members […]

Govt Shops for Private Investors for Warri Port

THE Federal Government has intensified efforts to seek private investors in the concessioning programme for the Terminal “B” of Warri old Port. As part of the efforts, the National Council on Privatization (NCP) Monday approved the extension of the closing date for the submission of expressions of interest (EOIs) by prospective investors in the concession […]

FG extends deadline on Warri port concession

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Flood: Ginuwa residents, Warri, groan, beg govt

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Warri Market Sanitation: Panic-stricken Traders Beg for More Time to Relocate

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan Delta government says no going back Omon-Julius Onabu in Warri As the deadline issued by the Delta State Government to illegal occupants and squatters to vacate the Ogbe-Ojoh Market in Warri South Local Government Area of the state expires today, panic-stricken traders have appealed for time extension to enable them vacate the […]

Warri Turns Filthy Again

Warri — EPIDEMIC looms in Warri Metropolis as residents have defied government efforts at making the oil rich city clean by deliberately embarking on indiscriminate dumping of refuse in all nooks and crannies of the city. Saturday Vanguard tour of the city revealed heaps of filth in almost all major roads especially the PTI Road, […]

Ughelli

Achieving 2014 Financial Projections Transcorp Re-Assures Stakeholders

LAGOS -Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) Plc has announced that its profit before tax appreciated by 122 per cent to N8.02 billion in the first six months of the year compared with N3.61 billion recorded in 2013. The Transcorp earnings was contained in a statement sent to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in Lagos. The […]

UBA Capital Posts N1.5bn Profit Before Tax in Six Months

UBA House UBA Capital Plc has reported a profit before tax of N1.497 billion for the half year(HI) ended June 30, 2014, showing an increase of 23 per cent above the N1.221 billion recorded in the corresponding period of 2013. The unaudited results made available by the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) showed that the investment […]

A Daniel Is Born

About the Book Footprints of A Statesman: The Life And Times Of Chief Daniel Okumagba Chief Daniel Okumagba, who lived from 1922 to 2000, was widely acknowledged as a man of truth, courage and discipline. From 1960, when he won election to represent Warri East Constituency at the Western Region House of Assembly in Ibadan, […]

Vacate the South, Asari-Dokubo’s Group Ask Northerners -National Mirror

Following a recent two-week ultimatum by northern youths, under the aegis of Arewa Youth Development Foundation, AYDF, to Southerners living in the north to relocate, the Mujahid Dokubo-Asariled Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Front, NDPSF, has asked northerners living in the south to leave. It also called for a ‘Republic of Niger Delta’, saying that southerners […]

Delta: Jtf Arrests Businessman, 10 Varsity Students Over Cultism

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Power to drop by 415mw over Afam plant shut down

Power to drop by 415mw over Afam plant shut down

The nation’s power supply capacity will again drop by 415megawatts, following the temporary shutdown of Afam Power plant in Rivers State, due to routine maintenance on its feeder gas station, Okoloma Gas Plant. The shutdown would last for 10 days, during which power would be rationed among electricity consumers across the country. According to a […]

Bomadi

Ex-Miltants Protest Exclusion of Toro-Ebe State

Over 2000 ex-militants and their leaders from Ondo, Edo and Delta State thronged the streets of Bomadi, headquarter of Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State in protest over the exclusion Toru-Ebe State, demanding its adoption by the national conference as one of the three states to be created for the South-South. Mr. Preye Ekpebide, […]

2000 Ex-miltants Protest Exclusion of Toro-Ebe State

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Jonathan’s Aide, Delta PDP Chair In Free-for-all

Hell was let loose yesterday in Asaba, the capital of Delta State, when the Special Adviser on Intergovernmental Affairs to President Goodluck Jonathan, Mrs Mariam Ali, and the state chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Peter Nwaoboshi, engaged in a free-for-all. The show of shame took place at the secretariat of the party […]

2015: Who will govern Delta? State

As the compelling and compulsive dateline 2015 begins to wear the apron of approximated immediacy and predictive reality, our politicians are no doubt building all manner of bridges and alliances. Far reaching consultations and diverse forms of horse trading are currently on-going across the country. With the political dust raised in Ekiti State governorship election […]

PDP Youth Leader Gets Backing

PDP Youth Leader Gets Backing

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On Warri Road To The Gbaramatu Kingdom Part III By Patrick Naagbanton

On Warri Road To The Gbaramatu Kingdom Part III By Patrick Naagbanton

Just about a kilometre away we entered a creek. The whole area was quiet. Thick mangrove trees on the creek edge provided some warmth. The only noise I could hear was the sound of our weeping engine and chirruping river birds. We took a turn on the left and sailed on a path popularly called […]

Ndokwa

One of the Victims of Alleged Police Brutality Dies, Six Days After He Was Shot

Asaba — SIX days after they were allegedly shot by some unknown security operatives in the wee hours of Thursday, July 17, in the rustic Ibrede, Ndokwa East Local Council of Delta State, one of the three victims, Mr. Favour Ogbere, has died. Ogbere was reportedly shot on the pelvis at about 4.30 a.m. on […]

Uduaghan’s Blunt Confession – No Need for a New Governor If I Complete All …

DELTA State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, spoke to journalists in Asaba, on national and state matters Saturday Vanguard team of Emma Amaize, Austin Ogwuda, Festus Ahon, Godwin Oghre and Brisibe Perez were there. Excerpts: Alert on security First, let me say that so far, so good. At the national level, security wise, many of us […]

Police Smash 6-man Gang, Arrest 6 Teenage Suspected Cultists

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States Creation – CONFAB Decision Ignites Debate

Lagos — Not long after the recommendation from the ongoing National Conference, proposing the creation of 18 more states went viral, keen watchers and political observers of the nation’s polity have been vocal in expressing their fears and optimism of what would become of Nigeria should the proposal see the light of day. For some, […]

Man Accuses Desopadec Chief, Five Others of Threat to Life

Asaba — COMMISSINER representing Ukwuani/Ndokwa ethnic nationality at the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Kenny Okolugbo, and five others have been accused of threat to life and malicious damage. According to a petition written by Benson Olokume, dated June 11, 2014 and addressed to the Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP), Zone […]

Police Arrest 39, Mop Up Arms From Warring Delta Communities

Asaba — DELTA State Police Command said it has arrested 39 suspects in connection with the communal crisis between two neighbouring communities, Ibabu and Iselegu, which has led to the beheading of a young man. The command, in conjunction with soldiers, also recovered arms in the warring communities, stored in readiness for continued onslaught against […]

Oshimili

3 Winners Spelled their Way to Victory at the 2014 Hanatu Victor Ochei …

3 Winners Spelled their Way to Victory at the 2014 Hanatu Victor Ochei …

On Thursday 10th July 2014, the Hanatu Victor Ochei Spelling Bee came to a great end with Misan Afinotan of Graceville College Asaba Oshimili south LGA of Delta state emerging as the 2014 winner. He walked home with the winning title and grand prize of N350,000; while 1st place runner up Jah’slight Eyiyere of Ufoma […]

Mariam Ali – Asaba Women Demand PDP Chairman’s Removal, Apology

Thousands of aggrieved Asaba women in Oshimili South local government area of Delta State yesterday took to various streets in Asaba, including the Asagba of Asaba’s palace and the government house, to protest what they described as “inhuman treatment” allegedly meted out to one of their daughters, Mrs Mariam Nnemeka Ali, in a squabble which […]

FERMA to Expand Access to Niger Bridge

Asaba — THE Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has finalised plans to expand up to two kilometres stretch of the Asaba end of the River Niger Bridge to enable it accommodate more traffic. FERMA Managing Director, Mr. Gabriel Amuchi, who disclosed this yesterday after inspecting the level of work on the project, said the aim […]

Incinerator Project’ll Ensure Cleaner Delta – Uduaghan

With the on-going incinerator project both in Asaba and Warrri, the process of ensuring a cleaner Delta State has just begun. The multi-million naira integrated waste management facilities are capable of processing 1,000 tonnes of wastes daily without polluting the environment, thereby closing existing dump sites in the state. Delta State Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, said […]

There Is No Clear-Cut Agreement On Zoning In Delta- Deputy Speaker

Hon. Basil Okobawei Ganagana is the deputy speaker, Delta State House of Assembly. The Patani-born lawmaker, in this interview with KOLA EKE-OGIUGO,  says that though he is in support of power shift, he knows that there is no clear-cut zoning agreement in the state. Do you support that Delta North produce the next governor? Having […]

NIGERIA: FG Will Complete Projects on Time, Says Okowa

class=”eliadunit” The senator representing Delta North in the upper chamber of the National Assembly, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has reiterated the federal government’s commitment at ensuring that projects are completed within stipulated time frame and to specification. Dr. Okowa gave the assurance during an unscheduled inspection visit to the project site of the multi-billion naira NCC […]