Wednesday , October 23 2019

Court Sentences Student To Death By Hanging

The Delta State High Court sitting in Warri on Thursday sentenced to death by hanging aNational Diploma (ND II) student of the Federal Polytechnic, Oko after being found guilty of a four-count charge preferred against him. The convict had been on trial for over a decade for stabbing a colleague …

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Akwa sets sights on Africa

Technical Director of Akwa United, Charles Bassey, has revealed that the club expect newly employed manager, Justin Tenger, to secure a place in Africa at the end of the 2012/2013 season. The experienced Tenger, who took Niger Tornadoes to the lower division, was recently appointed as gaffer following Solomon Ogbeide’s …

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Delta: Spurring Economic Devt through Warri Industrial Park

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan A five-man World Bank delegation recently visited Delta State on a fact-finding mission to the Warri Industrial Business Park and ICT Centre, Asaba; projects which can unlock Niger Delta economic potential, when completed, writes Victor Efeizomor  A first-time visitor to the Warri Industrial Business Park site, located …

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Water May Wipe Out Parts of South West, South South – Expert

Says ministries ignore warnings, Oyan and Lagdo Dams, cause of alarm , Victims turn oil platforms, boats to homes As President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan continues his tour of flooded states across the country, a fresh alarm has been raised warning of a possible wipe out of the ancient town of …

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Flood: FG Urged To Check Future Occurrence

Former acting managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Pastor Power Ziakede Aginighan, has urged the Federal Government to take proactive measures to avert the incident of flooding in the future. Aginighan also wants the government to ensure that Nigerians are not unduly exposed to such natural disasters. …

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FG to spend N1.1bn on road construction in Delta State

Road contracts valued at N1.1billion have been awarded for execution in four communities in the North Senatorial District of Delta, according to Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa. The senator, who is representing the district at the National Assembly, said on Saturday in Asaba that the benefitting communities are Ibrede, Boji Boji Owa, …

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Dr Sid Confirms Audio Leak But Says ‘The Person You Call Wande Coal Is …

The last may not have been heard of a leaked conversation between Dr Sid and Wande Coal/Davido. The singer in the eye of the controversial audio, Dr Sid, has since asked Nigerian Entertainment Today (NET), the medium that first made the convo public, to ‘upload the full conversation’ while also …

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Nexim Bank – What’s There for Non-Oil Export Marketers ?

Lagos — With an average annual growth of 20 percent in the last five years, non-oil export will hit $3billion (N465billion) by the end of this year and well over $4billionn (N620bilion) by 2015. In this report our correspondent looks at how recent reforms in Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM Bank) …

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