Ja Rule, Ashanti to Spice Up ‘Warri Again’
Ja Rule, Ashanti to Spice Up ‘Warri Again’
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By BENJAMIN NJOKUThe ancient city of Warri, Delta State will be temporarily shut down come October 1, when American gruff-voiced rapper, Ja Rule, and RB singer,…

Era Donates Equipment to Charcoal Producers
Era Donates Equipment to Charcoal Producers
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By Isaac OlamikanBenin — The Executive Director of the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth, Nigeria (ERA/FoEN), Godwin Uyi Ojo, has said that deforestation and greenhouse emissions are leading to…

2015 Tribal Politics in Delta
2015 Tribal Politics in Delta
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By Dr Fred Latimore OghenesivbeI have read several posts in social media and newspaper articles written by some political actors and party faithful who tend to favour Urhobo candidate for…

Ebola – States Declare Total War, Map Out Strategies
Ebola – States Declare Total War, Map Out Strategies
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Photo: MSF

By Our ReportersFollowing the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, to Rivers State leading to the death of one person, infection of one and isolation…

Ethiope West Calls for Extension of Voter Registration Exercise
Ethiope West Calls for Extension of Voter Registration Exerc…
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The chairman of Ethiope West Local Government Hon. Precious Ajaino, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to extend the days for the ongoing voters registration exercise in…

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Asaba

BIZZARE: ‘I Started Dating Men At 15′

An undergraduate in one of the universities in Imo State has confessed that she started having love affairs with men of her father’s age at age 15. The lady simply identified as Jenny, now 24, told our correspondent that she had been to Rivers, Abia, Ebonyi, and other neighbouring states in search of men to […]

Delta Governor’s Aide, Sunny Ofili, Traditional Ruler Die In Auto Crash

Sunny Ofili, a special adviser on information and communication technology (ICT) to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State, and the Obi of Issele-Uku, Henry Ezeagwunam, died today in a car crash in the state. One of the sons of the traditional ruler also lost his life in the fatal auto crash. SaharaReporters learned that the […]

Nollywood: Delta State to replicate Universal Studios in Asaba

Nollywood is poised for transformation as the governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has disclosed plans by the state to set up a world class film village in Asaba, the Delta State capital. Commenting, the state’s Chief Execu­tive Officer said the move was consistent with the state’s vision of building human capital in the […]

History is Made: Day-Old Baby Emerges Crown Prince of Igbodo

History was made in Igbodo Kingdom of Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State as a day-old baby was crowned as prince in a bid to forestall future controversy about the throne. He was crowned some few hours after his birth within the hospital environment. To address the succession issue once and for […]

Orijin Party – Kcee Rocks Enugu, As Timaya Thrills Asaba

By Chuks Nwanne THE Coal City was agog last weekend, as Limpopo crooner, Kingsley ‘Kcee’ Okonkwo herald the official launch of the Orijin in the city. Staged at the Tru Lounge and 2nite Club in Enugu, fun seekers, who thronged the venue, were left asking for more as the Pull Over master rocked the house […]

Don Moen, Ron Kenoly, others storm Asaba for mega concert

DisclaimerThe views expressed on this website are those of the authors named, and are not of African Newspapers of Nigeria (ANN) Plc, publishers of Nigerian Tribune, Sunday Tribune and Saturday Tribune, while ANN Plc is also not responsible for the content of any external Internet sites linked to its website. All comments posted are the […]

Warri

Ja Rule, Ashanti to Spice Up ‘Warri Again’

Photo: African Entertainment By BENJAMIN NJOKU The ancient city of Warri, Delta State will be temporarily shut down come October 1, when American gruff-voiced rapper, Ja Rule, and RB singer, Ashanti perform with their Nigerian counterparts in a show to mark this year’s Independence Day celebration. The organisers of the show, tagged: ‘Warri Again: The […]

Be more dedicated, navy boss charges newly-promoted officers

DisclaimerThe views expressed on this website are those of the authors named, and are not of African Newspapers of Nigeria (ANN) Plc, publishers of Nigerian Tribune, Sunday Tribune and Saturday Tribune, while ANN Plc is also not responsible for the content of any external Internet sites linked to its website. All comments posted are the […]

Warri North – Group Denies Imposing Candidates

/ in News 9:55 pm / Comments The Concerned People Democratic Party Leaders of Egbema Kingdom, Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State, has expressed concerned over the allegations what there were influenced to impose candidates in the just concluded primaries in Warri North council. Leader of the group, Chief Macaulay Ayiwei in a […]

3 persons die in mysterious circumstance in Warri

Tragedy struck on Wednesday evening as three persons died in a mysterious circumstance in Warri metropolis of Delta State. Daily Sun gathered that the deaths occurred when a young man of about 27 years old slept and did not wake up in the Mercdermolt area of Warri. The pandemonium that followed the death of the man, […]

Giwa pound Warri Wolves 2-0

Host Giwa FC have defeated Warri Wolves 2-0 at the Rwang Pam Stadium, Jos to increase their points’ haul to 38 from 25 matches to move to fifth on the table. An early goal from skipper Charles Henlong through a tailor measured free kick which sailed into the net with Wolves’ Odah Okeimute stranded put […]

NFF Congress to Hold in Warri – Official

By Aderonke Ogunleye The Nigeria Football Federation [NFF] general assembly will hold in Warri, Delta State, an official has said. The new date for the event is expected to be announced soon. The NFF general assembly was previously scheduled for August 26 in Abuja. An executive member of the NFF who asked not to be […]

Ughelli

Era Donates Equipment to Charcoal Producers

By Isaac Olamikan Benin — The Executive Director of the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth, Nigeria (ERA/FoEN), Godwin Uyi Ojo, has said that deforestation and greenhouse emissions are leading to climate change, which is manifesting in increasing global temperatures and extreme weather conditions. Such extreme weather conditions, he said, are “with catastrophic ecological devastation […]

2015 Tribal Politics in Delta

opinion By Dr Fred Latimore Oghenesivbe I have read several posts in social media and newspaper articles written by some political actors and party faithful who tend to favour Urhobo candidate for 2015 Delta governorship elections. They anchored their quest on the fact that Urhobos are majority in the State, State capital is in Delta […]

Ebola – States Declare Total War, Map Out Strategies

Photo: MSF By Our Reporters Following the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, to Rivers State leading to the death of one person, infection of one and isolation of 200 others, many states have declared total war against the dreaded and deadly disease. According to Vanguard checks, a host of them have mapped […]

Urhobo Liberation Movement Adopts Omo-Agege for Gov

By John Dugbe Ughelli — THE Urhobo Liberation Movement (ULM) has adopted Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege as their governorship candidate in 2015 general election, saying he is the best man for the job. Speaking on the adoption during a solidarity visit to the country home of Omo-Agege at Effurun in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta […]

Delta: Police nab 4 persons for pilfering 1301 PVCs

Delta State police command yesterday said it has arrested no fewer than four suspected hoodlums for snatching 1,301 permanent voters cards from officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Ughelli South and Ethiope East Council Areas of the state. This is coming after National Mirror had reported weekend of a plot to attack […]

Elumelu returns to UBA as Board Chairman

The former Group Managing Director/ CEO of United Bank for Africa, UBA, Tony Elumelu, was on Monday named chairman of the Board of the bank. Mr. Elumelu succeeds Joe Keshi. The appointment was announced by the Divisional Head, Marketing and Corporate Relations, UBA Plc, Charles Aigbe, in a statement. Mr. Elumelu is also the Chairman/CEO […]

Bomadi

Delta At 23 – Reflections On Ibori

There have been a flurry of fire-works, inter-denomination religious services, and such other events to herald the coming of age of one of the frontline states in the country because of her enormous contributions in terms of petro-Naira and other such varied contributions. There is no doubt that we have a lot to celebrate as […]

Aginighan, Ex-NDDC Boss, Tasks Nigerians on Voter’s Card

A former acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Pastor Power Ziakede Aginighan, wants eligible voters to keep their voter’s cards safely and vote for candidates of their choice in the 2015 general elections. Aginighan also urged the people of Delta State to fervently pray for God-chosen successor to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan. […]

With Uduaghan, it’s fresh breath in Delta’s education sector

KEHINDE OYETIMI, in this report, writes on the determined progress expressed by the Emmanuel Uduaghan-led administration in Delta State in creating modern learning environment. For residents of the state, it’s a dream come true. Occupying a most central and critical position in Nigeria’s existence, Delta State referred to as “The Big Heart” has, in the […]

Over 300 Ex-Militants to Stage Counter Measures Against NEF

Over 300 phase three ex-militants from Delta, Edo and Ondo states, have vowed to match words with actions against Northern Elders Forum, NEF, following its issuance of October 2014 ultimatum to President Goodluck Jonathan to secure the release of the abducted Chibok girls or forget his 2015 ambition. The ex-warlords, who spoke at Bomadi Delta […]

Alleged Imposition – Bomadi Group Calls for Removal of Delta PDP Chair

By Festus Ahon Ughelli — Dissatisfied with the outcome of the just concluded council primaries, the people of Bomadi under the auspices of Grassroot Support Group, GSG, Bomadi Local Government Area, Delta State, have called for the removal of the state Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Peter Nwaoboshi over what they described […]

Delta Lawmakers Laud FG Road, Bridge Projects.

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Ndokwa

We Don’t Want Puppet As Governor of Delta State – Agbamuche

interview Chief Michael Ashikodi Agbamuche is a lawyer, public analyst and publisher of Anioma magazine. He is the Owelle of Akwukwu- Igbo in Aniocha South Local Government of Delta State. In this interview, he speaks on the expectations of Anioma people in 2015 governorship election in Delta State How do you see the jostling for […]

2015: Oghara Political Class Supports Delta North Governorship

by Andrew Ikehi   As the 2015 political whistle gathers momentum, a socio-political group in Delta State, ‘Oghara Political Class’ says it will honour and respect the zoning arrangement of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in the state that Delta North Senatorial District should produce the next Governor, come 2015. Rising from an enlarged meeting […]

Monarch Rues Abandoned Projects in Community

By Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — The people of Umusadege Utagba-Uno in Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State have decried the neglect the community has suffered from successive governments in the State and Nigeria as a whole. Chief Chief Adoh Ugbomeh, Onotu-Uku of Umusadege, Utagba-Uno, while addressing members of Asaba Branch of Umusadege Family […]

2015 – Our Case for Delta North – Gen Onyekweli

interview By Dapo Akinrefon MAJOR-GENERAL Philip Onyekweli (rtd), an Ndokwa leader, in this interview, argues that the agitation for power shift to Delta North in 2015 is justifiable. He also speaks on the ultimatum given by the Northern Elders Forum to President Goodluck Jonathan to ensure the release of the abducted Chibok girls or forget […]

Lawmaker Cautions Ndokwa Youths Against Violence

By Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — THE Deputy Chief Whip of Delta State House of Assembly, Friday Osanebi, has advised youths of Ndokwa nation to continue to maintain peace and shun violence that could portray the area in bad light. He assured that he would continue to empower his constituents, calling on the youths of Ndokwa […]

Why People Clamour for Power Shift – Uwaka

By Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — A governorship aspirant in Delta State, Mr. Michael Uwaka, has asserted that the only reason for power shift agitation is the prevailing ‘winner takes all’ syndrome. Uwaka, a retired Senior Executive of Chevron Nigeria, in a chat with Daily Independent said it would have been meaningless to agitate for power […]

Oshimili

Delta at 23 We’ve Recorded Great Devt – Speaker

By Asaba Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Peter Onwusanya, has said the creation of Delta State 23 years ago helped in opening up numerous opportunities for development and upliftment of welfare of Deltans. The speaker in Asaba, said the state had improved tremendously especially since inception of democracy in 1999. According to […]

More Hurdles to Cross for Abia at 23 – Orji

By Ben Duru and Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — Governor Theodore Orji of Abia State has said there are still enormous work to do, as well as many new hurdles to cross to bring about a new Abia the founding fathers and the people had yearned for over the years. Addressing people of the state in […]

2nd Niger Bridge: Delta Community Protests Inadequate Compensation

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Police Arrest Robber, Recover Arms in Delta

A Fulani resident of Asaba, Delta State has been arrested by the police on charges relating to last week’s stabbing to death of one Mr. Bateren Okiotodoro, another resident of the Delta State capital. According to a press release issued by the Delta State Police Command on Wednesday, the deceased and a female acquaintance, one […]

New polling units: Group urges Jega to address lopsidedness

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega has been urged to urgently address the alleged lopsidedness in the creation of new polling units across the federation. The Delta People’s Forum (DPF), which made the call, said this in view of the fact that the creation of new polling units was in […]

2015 – Classifics of Delta Guber Race – 1

opinion By Swill Mavua Delta State is a microcosm of Nigeria in all ramifications; as such, it takes a proper understanding of the different peoples and varied cultures to be able to periscope how the 2015 gubernatorial elections in the state will play out. Beginning with its creation in 1991, the state has since been […]