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Delta Boat Mishap: Corpse Of Missing Policeman Recovered By Divers

ASABA – Three corpses have been found out of the four missing persons after a boat carrying 23 passengers including the driver capsized around Ebrohimi along the Benin River in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State. It was gathered that the corpses were found by divers who had been …

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Delta boat mishap: Uduaghan speaks on death of INEC officials, security operatives in Warri river

The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan, has described as “unfortunate” the death of the three passengers who drowned in the Benin River in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State. DAILY POST reports that a speed boat last weekend capsized along the Ebrohimi Creek, …

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Navy Intensifies Destruction of Illegal Refineries in Delta

Sylvester Idowu in Warri The Nigerian Navy has stepped up its fight against oil theft with the destruction of over 82 illegal refineries at Tibo community in Warri South West Local Government area of Delta State. THISDAY observed that the site of the illegal oil refineries, covering over two kilometres, …

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Nigerian Navy destroys over 134 illegal refineries in Delta

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Delta said it has destroyed more than 134 illegal refining sites in Delta state in the last one and a half weeks. The Commander of the NNS Delta, Commodore Ibrahim Dewu, who disclosed this to journalists during one of the operations in Jibo community, Warri …

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Nigeria: Dredging Escravos Channel to Boost Nigeria’s Economy

opinion By Victor Akhidenor The Escravos River, a distributary of the Niger River is a 35-mile (56-kilometre) westerly watercourse that traverses zones of mangrove swamps and coastal sand ridges before entering the Bight of Benin of the Gulf of Guinea. The Escravos is linked by a maze of interconnected waterways …

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Boosting the Nigeria Economy with the Dredging of the Escravos Channel

THE Escravos River, a distributary of the Niger River is a 35-mile (56-kilometre) westerly watercourse that traverses zones of mangrove swamps and coastal sand ridges before entering the Bight of Benin of the Gulf of Guinea. The Escravos is linked by a maze of interconnected waterways to the Forcados, Warri, …

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Ghost of Nana Olomu reappears on Warri stage – Vanguard News

By Rotimi Agbani The ghost of Nana Olomu, the fourth Governor of Benin River, who signed a treaty on behalf of the Itsekiri, granting the British further rights in Itsekiriland is bound to be re-invoked on stage as the Olu of Warri, His Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse II, celebrates his 2nd …

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Okowa’s aide, Eyengho joins Warri south west LG chairmanship race

The senior special assistant to the Delta state Governor on special Duties (public/ private partnership) Besidone Samuel Eyengho has declared his intention to vie for the Warri South West council top job, in the forthcoming Delta State Local Government election. Eyengho, in a chat with newsmen yesterday in warri, said …

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