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Buhari can now go to sleep with two eyes closed ― Omo-Agege

Deputy Senate President Ovie Omo-Agege, on Thursday, averred that with Senate President, Ahmed Lawan and himself in charge of the upper chamber, President Muhammadu Buhari can now go to sleep with his two eyes closed. Omo-Agege made the assertion while addressing a mammoth crowd at his country home in Orogun, …

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FBI list: Checks reveal Gov Ihedioha appointed suspect into his inauguration committee

– A trending photo has shown Chika Odionyenma with Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo state – Odionyenma is one of the persons on the FBI’s 77-man list of suspected Nigerian fraudsters – The suspect was appointed into the inauguration committee of the governor Checks have revealed that one of the …

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Omo-Agege doles out cars, tricycles, other items to constituents

– Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has rolled out empowerment items for people in his constituency – Beneficiaries include youths and women in the eight local governments that make up the constituency – The programme took place in Orhomuru, Orogun, the hometown of the deputy Senate president Deputy President of the Senate, …

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Group hails Sanwo-Olu’s appointment of Egube as commissioner

By Ephraim Oseji The Urhobo Traditional Council of Chiefs, Lagos (UTCCL) have praised Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu over the appointment of Sam Egube, an Urhobo, from Uwheru Town in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State as a commissioner. Babajide Sanwo-Olu Mr. Sam Egube was assigned the portfolio …

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Photo of Keyamo with suspected Internet scammer, Jerry Elo Ikogho, surfaces online

The Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has been linked with Jerry Elo Ikogho, one of the 78 Nigerians indicted in cases of massive financial fraud recently uncovered by the American agency, the Federal Bureau of Investigation. A photograph of the minister sharing happy times with …

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DPR Sanctions Two Filling Stations, Three Gas Plants In Delta

  Two petrol stations and three gas plants in Delta State have been sanctioned for sharp practices by the Department of Petroleum Resources. The affected stations are Akpos Petroleum Limited, G-Palash Nigeria Limited and Onejire Gas Plant all located in Ughelli as well as Somil Energy and Gas Ltd. DPR …

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Who they are: Profiles of Buhari’s ministers

Our reporters Following the inauguration of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministers Wednesday, 21 August 2019, we take a look at their rise and rise of the ministers to prominence and their exploits in other previous offices. Mallam Adamu Adamu, the returnee Minister of Education, is a 63- year old indigene …

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Two women arraigned in Delta over theft, child trafficking

The Nigeria Police (A division), Warri, Delta State, on Thursday, arraigned two suspected women over alleged theft and baby trafficking. The suspects arraigned were Mrs. Rose Illogbo and Mrs. Rosemary Johnson while two others were said to be at large. The two suspects of 45 years of age, were docked …

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Delta Rep aspirant loses out at Supreme Court

The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, struck out the case filed by Chief Julius Akpovoka challenging the candidacy of the Member representing Ughelli North/Ughelli South/Udu Federal Constituency, Rev. Francis Ejiroghene Waive. The apex court, while affirming the candidature of Rev. Waive as authentic candidate of the APC, described the appeal filed …

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