Tag: Ndokwa West

NDDC model to crash price of rice — Guanah, rice farmer

| September 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

By Festus Ahon SINCE the price of oil began to drop last year, government has been encouraging agriculture as alternative source of revenue for the country. Some Nigerians, who heeded the government call, are doing very well in farming and creating jobs for a large number of youths. •Guanah with the tractor given out by […]

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Police nab undergraduate for possession of firearm in Delta

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Police authorities in Delta State have arrested an undergraduate student of the Delta State University, Abraka, for illegal possession of firearm in Abbi community, Ndokwa West local government area. Police spokesperson, DSP Celestina Kalu said in a statement Thursday in Asaba that the suspect was nabbed following a tip off after he allegedly hid […]

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Delta police kill robbery suspect

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

•arrest undergraduate for illegal possession of arms The Delta State Police Command has said that it shot dead an armed gunman after a gun duel in a botched robbery attempt at a filling station by a four-man robbery gang in Olomu community,Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state. The state police spokesperson, DSP Tina […]

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DESOPADEC empowers 200 Ndokwa indigenes

| December 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Festus Ahon ASABA—Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, has empowered over 200 indigenes of Ndokwa nationality with various categories of starter packs to enable them set up their own businesses and be self- sufficient. The beneficiaries, drawn from  Ndokwa East, Ndokwa West and Ukwani Local Government Areas, received starter packs such as […]

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Sad! Read What Fulani Herdsmen Did To Peace Emissaries In Delta

| September 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The feud between Fulani herdsmen and residents of Okuke in Delta state has resulted in the deaths of three people with many left injured. Vanguard reports that the people of the satellite village of Amorji in Ndokwa West local government area of Delta state, had been angry with the herdsmen who they accused of destroying their farmlands […]

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Soldiers Recover 310 PVCs In Delta

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

At least eight ballot boxes and 310 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) have been recovered from hoodlums in Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Delta State. This was disclosed on Friday by Commanding Officer of 222 Battalion, Agbarha-Otor, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, Lt. Col. Mathew Oyekola, during a show-of-force aimed at reassuring electorates […]

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Army Recovers 8 Ballot Boxes, 310 PVCs In Delta

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Men of the 222 Battalion, Agbarha-Otor, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have recovered 8 Ballot Boxes and 310 Permanent Voters Card, PVCs from suspected political thugs who tried to use them for election irregularities during the March 28 presidential and national assembly elections. Addressing newsmen Friday during a show of force exercise […]

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Community Clamours For Delta Government

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

ASABA- The Ndokwa community in the Delta North Senatorial District, said that it was its turn to produce the next governor of the state in 2015, as zoned to the district by the ruling PDP. The community made the demand in a communique issued in Asaba, Delta State at the end of a meeting with […]

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Delta Community Set To Produce Next State Governor In 2015

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Ndokwa community in the Delta North Senatorial District, said that it was its turn to produce the next governor of the state in 2015, as zoned to the district by the ruling PDP. The community made the demand in a communique issued in Asaba on Sunday, at the end of a meeting of the […]

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PDP sweeps Delta LG polls

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Peoples Demo­cratic Party (PDP) had a landslide vic­tory in last Saturday local government election conducted across the 25 lo­cal government areas of Delta State. Chairmanship candidates of the party in 20 council ar­eas were declared as winners by the respective returning officers for the various coun­cils at the headquarters of the Delta State Independent […]

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