‘Igbo’s marginalisation claim baseless’
‘Igbo’s marginalisation claim baseless’
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A PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) member of the House of Representatives, Ehiozuwa Johnson Agbonayinman, has described as baseless the claims of marginalisation by South-East legislators in the sharing of principal…

‘Igbo’s marginalisation claim baseless’
90-year-old grandmother kidnapped in Delta
90-year-old grandmother kidnapped in Delta
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kidnappedThe kidnapping of a 90-year-old grandmother identified as Madam Helen Ojeogwu by unknown gunmen was on Monday confirmed by the Delta Police Command.According to the command, the grandmother was whisked…

90-year-old grandmother kidnapped in Delta
DPR seals up 23 depots in Lagos, Warri, Calabar
DPR seals up 23 depots in Lagos, Warri, Calabar
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WorldStage Newsonline-- The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has  shut down 23 Private Petroleum Products Depots nationwide  for selling petrol (PMS) to marketers above ex-depot price of N77.66/ltr.
DPR Director, Mordecai…

In Warri: Father of 4, who defiled minor, remanded in prison
In Warri: Father of 4, who defiled minor, remanded in prison
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Onyeji, a father of four and a staff of an indigenous oil services firm in Warri, was alleged to have severally had unlawful carnal knowledge of his housemaid (names withheld).He…

Pulse List: 9 Things you should know about Uti Nwachukwu
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Did you know that the actor who has a BSc. in Computer Science and Education once worked in a bank? Here's a list of things about him.

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Asaba

Asaba Multimillion Naira Drainage Project Fails, Contractor On the Run

By Felix Igbekoyi Asaba — The multimillion naira Asaba drainage Project has been discovered to be faulty, thus rendering the millions spent on the project a waste. The fault came to the open since rain started this year when the capital city became flooded with sand filling the drainage anytime it rains and the Ministry […]

Police Uncover Baby ‘Factory’ in Asaba, Arrest Eleven Persons

 The Nigeria Police By Omon-Julius Onabu in Asaba The police in Delta State has uncovered the latest ‘baby factory’ in Nigeria with the arrest of the alleged operator of the place and two lads believed to be his assistants in Asaba, the Delta State capital. The Delta State Police Command said in a statement on […]

​P​olice ​rescue pregnant girls from Asaba “baby factory”

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Nigerian police busts baby factory in Asaba

The Nigerian police in Asaba, Delta state said on Saturday that it has discovery a “baby-production” factory in the city and arrested the operator. Eight pregnant girls were rescued, police said. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Celestina Kalu, said in a statement in Asaba that the baby-making factory was discovered after detectives, acting on a […]

We will shut down Asaba if our bursaries are not paid – Delta students

Members of the National Association of Delta State Students, NADESSTU, yesterday, threatened to shut down Asaba, the Delta State capital, if they are not paid their 2013/2014 bursary in the next two weeks with effect from today, Friday 31st July, 2015. NADESSTU, in a statement by its National President, Shaka Emomine, at the end of […]

In Delta: Students threaten to shutdown Asaba over unpaid bursaries

Students of Delta State orgin has threatened to shut down their State Capital if their bursaries aren’t paid. play Stock Photo (Google) Culled from :Here

Warri

DPR seals up 23 depots in Lagos, Warri, Calabar

WorldStage Newsonline– The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has  shut down 23 Private Petroleum Products Depots nationwide  for selling petrol (PMS) to marketers above ex-depot price of N77.66/ltr. DPR Director, Mordecai Ladan in a statement on Monday said The sealed depots were mainly in Lagos with on two in Warri and three in Calabar. It […]

In Warri: Father of 4, who defiled minor, remanded in prison

Onyeji, a father of four and a staff of an indigenous oil services firm in Warri, was alleged to have severally had unlawful carnal knowledge of his housemaid (names withheld). He was arraigned before Magistrate Blessing Ideh, on a charge of unlawful carnal knowledge/defilement. The accused pleaded not guilty to the charge and was consequently […]

Sharks 2-1 Warri Wolves: Blue Angels move out of relegation zone

The Port Harcourt side secured maximum points to get out of the drop zone with victory over the Seasiders Sharks defeated Warri Wolves 2-1 in a Nigeria Professional Football League Week 20 tie played at the Sharks Stadium. Goals from Frederick Obomate and Chiamaka Madu helped coach Festus Allen’s men out of the relegation zone. […]

Sharks – Warri Wolves Preview: Blue Angels seek revival against Seasiders

The Blue Angels will inspired to overcome their visiting opponents and redeem their crumbling campaign against high-flying Seasiders Sharks host Warri Wolves in Port Harcourt for Saturday’s Nigeria Premier League Week 20 as they aim to recover their crashing topflight survival. The Garden City strugglers lost narrowly 2-1 in Warri with the visiting Paul Aigbogun’s […]

Asumnu writes off Warri tracks, travel arrangement

New national 100m champion Gloria Asumnu has expressed dissatisfaction with the Warri race track and travel arrangements at the All-Nigeria Athletics Championships that took place in Delta State. In a post on instagram yesterday, the former 200m African champion added she was proud to have emerged as champion despite all the challenges on ground which […]

Port Harcourt, Warri refineries begin production

SUPPLY from local refineries have received a major boost as the Port Harcourt and Warri refineries have begun preliminary production following a successful re-streaming after a nine-month phased rehabilitation exercise conducted by its in-house engineers and technicians. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in a statement yesterday in Abuja said that both plants have commenced […]

Ughelli

‘Igbo’s marginalisation claim baseless’

A PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) member of the House of Representatives, Ehiozuwa Johnson Agbonayinman, has described as baseless the claims of marginalisation by South-East legislators in the sharing of principal offices. According to him, “it will be premature for the lawmakers from the region to raise the issue, especially now that Nigerians who voted for […]

Pulse List: 9 Things you should know about Uti Nwachukwu

Did you know that the actor who has a BSc. in Computer Science and Education once worked in a bank? Here’s a list of things about him. play Uti Nwachukwu (GlobalNewsNigeria) Culled from :Here

Oil Theft: JTF Arrests 18 Suspects, Destroys 31 Illegal Refineries

The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta, ‘Operation Pulo Shield’, arrested 18 suspected oil thieves and destroyed 31 illegal oil refineries in multiple raids in July. This is contained in a statement issued by Lt.-Col. Isa Ado, media coordinator of the JTF, in Yenagoa yesterday. It stated that troops of JTF deployed at […]

DSS Arrests over 20 Kidnap Kingpins across the Country

 Director-General of DSS, Lawal Daura Declares war against notorious syndicates The Department of State Service (DSS) in a combination of special tactical operations and intelligence has arrested over 20 kidnap kingpins across the country. The highly professional operations sanctioned by the Director-General, Lawal Daura, succeeded in the arrest of the masterminds and other facilitators of […]

JTF arrests 18 suspected oil thieves

17:30 02/08/2015 Yenagoa – The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta, “Operation Pulo Shield” says that it arrests 18 suspected oil thieves and destroyed 31 illegal oil refineries in multiple raids in July. This is contained in a statement issued by Isa Ado, Media Coordinator of the JTF, in Yenagoa on Sunday. It […]

SSS cracks down on kidnappers

The Department of State Service (DSS) has said its personnel on special tactical operations in states prone to kidnapping incidents arrested several criminal masterminds and smashed kidnapping gangs across the federation. A statement yesterday signed by an official of the DSS, Tony Opuiyo, said these operations succeeded in the arrest of the masterminds and other […]

Bomadi

Paving A Pathway For The Ijaw Nation

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EFCC: Kwankwaso Restricted Due To Threat Of Arrest – Lawyer

The attorney representing Rabiu Kwankwaso, the former governor of Kano State, has told the state’s High court sitting in Gezawa on Wednesdays that the incessant threat by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest him has resulted to being throttled in his Abuja residence. Addressing the court on the expert motion filed to […]

RainFall: Erosion Wreaks Havoc On 2 Catholic Churches, 21 Buildings

The menace of gully erosion currently ravaging Bomadi community, Delta State, yesterday destroyed two Catholic churches and 21 other houses in the area after an early morning downpour. Heavy rainfall at the weekend almost left the riverine community desolate as economic trees and electricity poles were destroyed while the storm shook several houses to their […]

RainFall: Erosion Wreaks Havoc On 2 Catholic Churches, 21 Buildings | – Leadership

The menace of gully erosion currently ravaging Bomadi community, Delta State, yesterday destroyed two Catholic churches and 21 other houses in the area after an early morning downpour. Heavy rainfall at the weekend almost left the riverine community desolate as economic trees and electricity poles were destroyed while the storm shook several houses to their […]

New Governors To Watch

May 29 brought in a new set of state Chief Executives who promised to hit the ground running once sworn into office. Few weeks after, some are already matching words with actions. ANDREW ESSIEN, PAUL CHIAMA and ADAH ABAH write.   From the beginning of the last election’s campaigns, Nigerians were bombarded with promises that ranged […]

Ihejirika, Badeh Set To Face Probes

Amnesty International revealed that due to a significant increase of necessary evidence, they will be able to probe several suspected Nigerian military officers for war crimes in the battle against Boko Haram. Amnesty in a 133 page report published on June 3, 2015, stated they had a case against five senior officers with citations from hundreds of interviews, including with military […]

Ndokwa

Delta Police Kill 2 Robbery Suspects, Arrest 6 Others

Police detectives in Kwale Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday killed two robbery suspects and arrested six others in the area. It was reliably gathered that one of the dead suspects, identified as Chukwudi Opobo (alias Oko-man), 26 years old, had been in the Police wanted list for allegedly terrorising Kwale […]

Delta Police Kill 2 Robbery Suspects, Arrest 6 Others | – Leadership

Police detectives in Kwale Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday killed two robbery suspects and arrested six others in the area. It was reliably gathered that one of the dead suspects, identified as Chukwudi Opobo (alias Oko-man), 26 years old, had been in the Police wanted list for allegedly terrorising Kwale […]

#Guber Poll Live Update 4: Army Recovers Eight Ballot Boxes And 310 Permanent …

Posted By: Dapada Jerome April 11, 2015 Soldiers from the 222 Battalion, Agbarha-Otor, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have said they recovered eight ballot boxes and 310 Permanent Voter Cards from suspected political thugs who attempted to disrupt the March 28 presidential and National Assembly elections. The Commanding Officer of the battalion, […]

Appointments: NGO Hails Dep Speaker, Commissioner

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Appointments: NGO Hails Dep Speaker, Commissioner | Nigerian Observer

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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 […]

Oshimili

Hell Bound: ‘We killed Enugu traditional ruler because he is wicked’ – Suspect

Sunday Agbara Edwin, one of the suspects who murdered the traditional ruler of Nkerefi, in Nkanu East Local Government Area, Igwe Peter Onuoha, on Saturday, July 11, 2015, has confessed that his gang killed the reverred Igwe because he was wicked and oppressive, killing people and throwing their bodies into the river. The police in […]

Police arrest man for stealing two kids in Delta

The authorities of the Delta State Police Command have arrested a suspected child-kidnapper, Mr. Okafor Onuwa for stealing two little kids in Atuma-Iga community, Aniocha North local government council of the state. Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Celestina Kalu, said in a statement Monday in Asaba that the suspect was nabbed by police detectives from […]

Police nab suspected killer of Enugu monarch

PHOTO: returnofkings The Enugu State Police Command has apprehended one of the suspected killers of a traditional ruler in the state, Peter Onuoha of Nkerefi in the Nkanu East Local Government Area of the state. A statement signed by the command’s spokesman, Mr Ebere Amarizu, said the suspect was arrested at Ebu Village in Illah […]

Delta Oil Explosion: Okowa Forces Army To Release Aide | Sahara Reporters

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa pressured the Nigerian Army to release his aide following his arrest for involvement in an oilfield explosion last week The Special Assistant on Youth and Community Development to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Monday Owhesiri, who waas arrested along with two others by the 222 Battalion, Agbarha-Otor, for allegedly […]

Delta Oil Explosion: Okowa Forces Army To Release Aide

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa pressured the Nigerian Army to release his aide following his arrest for involvement in an oilfield explosion last week The Special Assistant on Youth and Community Development to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Monday Owhesiri, who waas arrested along with two others by the 222 Battalion, Agbarha-Otor, for allegedly […]

Nigerian Women To Blame For Their Political Decline – Mrakpor

Hon. (Evang.) Onyemaechi Mrakpor was a two-time member of the Delta State House of Assembly before her election to the 8th House of Representatives in 2015 to represent Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency. In this interview with EDEGBE ODEMWINGIE and BODE GBADEBO, she talks about NASS crisis and women emancipation, among other national issues.  The leadership crisis […]