Tag: Delta

Rivers Angels, Delta Queens, FC Robo Battle for title, CAF ticket

Four clubs, Rivers Angels, Delta Queens, FC Robo, and Sunshine Queens will today battle to become champions of the Nigerian Women Football Club,...

Delta Govt developing Agro-Industrial Park to diversify economy – Aniagwu

Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu (2nd left); Chief Job Creation Officer, Prof. Eric Eboh (right); Arch. Kesta Ifeadi (2nd right)...

BREAKING: Part of Delta Police Headquarters gutted by fire

File photo: For the purpose of depiction onlyBy Festus AhonDELTA State Police Headquarters, Asaba, was Thursday gutted by fire as police officers and...

BREAKING: Delta Police Headquarters gutted by fire

By Festus AhonDELTA State Police Headquarters, Asaba, was Thursday gutted by fire as police officers and visitors scampered for safety.The Vanguard gathered...

Delta approves N250 million for cassava production

…says it will revoke C of O of land not put to proper useDelta State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles AniagwuBy Festus Ahon,...

Police rescue two kidnap victims unhurt in Delta

…arrest two illicit drug dealers, cultistsBy Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha, AsabaDelta State Police Command, Wednesday, said it has rescued two kidnap victims...

We ‘ll revoke C of O of land not put to...

Delta Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu(middle); Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika (right) and Senior Special Assistant to the...

PANDEF, South-South elders flay Sylva over comment on IOCs relocation to...

The Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) and South-South Elders’ Forum have berated Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, for saying that International Oil...

Eschew bloodshed over land, Okowa tells Delta communities

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has charged people of the state to eschew hostilities occasioned by land disputes, as no amount of land...

Ex-militant accuses Akpabio, others of politicising Niger Delta development

A former militant leader, Ebikabowei Victor-Ben, popularly called ‘General’ Boyloaf has accused Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio and other federal appointees...

Tension in Delta as one killed, two kidnapped in Omadino community

…We have no hand in this, they should look inward – Ijaw of Gbaramutu kingdomBY JIMITOTA ONOYUME, WARRIOne person has been killed and...

Police in Delta nab 2 kidnappers, rescue 4 victims

The Police Command in Delta says it has apprehended two suspected kidnappers and rescued four victims in two separate operations.The acting Police Public...

Delta Assembly urges youths to aspire more for leadership positions

A lawmaker in Delta, Mr Fred Martins, has urged the youth in the country to rise up to the challenge of aspiring for...

Era of violence, arms struggle in Niger Delta region over, says...

The Interim Administrator (IA) of Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) rtd Col. Milland Dikio says the era of violence and arms struggle in the...

Era of violence in Niger Delta region over – Amnesty boss...

The Interim Administrator of Presidential Amnesty Programme rtd Col. Milland Dikio  says the era of violence in Niger Delta region is over. Hits: 0The post...

Delta shuts down illegal orphanage, relocates 22 orphans – NEWS AGENCY...

By Mercy Obojeghren An illegal orphanage located in Ashaka, Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta state, was closed down by the state...

Delta shuts down illegal orphanage, relocates 22 orphans

An illegal orphanage located in Ashaka, Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State, was closed down by the state government, on Sunday,...

Era of violence, arms struggle in Niger Delta region finally gone...

Milliand DikioThe Interim Administrator (IA) of Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd) weekend declared that the era of violence and...

DELTA POLITICS: How providence smiled on Senator Ovie Omo-Agege

Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-AgegeBy Festus AhonOBARISI Ovie Omo-Agege returned from the United States of America in 2001 with a strong...

It costs more to construct roads in Niger Delta — Ishaku

…Urge Nigerians to support PDP back to power in 2023By Festus Ahon, ASABAGOVERNOR of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Ishaku, Friday said it costs...

It costs more to construct roads in Niger Delta – Ishaku

 Delta Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (2nd left); his Taraba counterpart, Darius Ishiaku (middle); cutting the tape to inaugurate dualised Okpanam Road in...

Police interrogate suspect for possession of cocaine in Delta

 The Police Command in Delta says it is interrogating one Obong Ebe for alleged possession of substances suspected to be cocaine in the...

It costs more to construct roads in Niger Delta ― Ishaku

By Festus Ahon, AsabaGovernor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Ishaku, Friday said it cost more to build infrastructure, especially roads in the Niger...

APC rejects result of Isoko North by-election in Delta

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has rejected the result of April 10, Isoko North Constituency by-election in Delta, describing it as a charade...