Latest News, Events and Happenings in Delta News.en-usNDDC Board: Delta youths make case for MD, chairmanship position Elizabeth UwanduASABA&mdash;FOLLOWING recent calls by several stakeholders on the controversy surrounding the states to produce the next Managing Director and Chairman on the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Delta State Ethn <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 NINTH NASS: Nwajiuba’s actions robbed South-East of speakership – Okafor Clifford Ndujihe &amp; Johnbosco AgbakwuruFORMER member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Chike Okafor has attributed the failure of the South-East to clinch the Speaker of the House of Representatives to the actions taken by the member repres <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 How viable tech ecosystem can facilitate Nigeria’s economic growth Juliet UmehDespite the rave reviews Nigeria gets as the fastest developing technological economy in the emerging markets of Middle East and Africa, MEA, the tech development in Nigeria is yet to mature. A typical tech hubNigeria distressed unde <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Terror attacks: UK Govt warns Britons against travelling to 24 Nigerian states;Alerts of possible terror attacks in those statesBy Anthony OgbonnaThe United Kingdom government, Tuesday, warned its citizens in Nigeria against visiting some states in the country over possible terror attacks. BritainPneumonia: Big killer <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Osinbajo lauds UN’s E4J initiative on crime prevention among youths &#8211; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has lauded the Education for Justice Initiative by United Nations Office on Drug and Crime in creating awareness to prevent criminal activities among youths.OsinbajoOsinbajo who was represent <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Breaking: Okowa submits list of Commissioner nominees to DTHA;Ukah, Ochonogor, Muoboghare made listBy Festus AhonASABA-GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa, has submitted names of eight commissioner nominees to the Delta State House of Assembly for screening. The eight nominees include; immediate past commissioner <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Egypt’s former president Morsi buried in Cairo;s first democratically elected president Mohamed Morsi was buried in Cairo on Tuesday, his lawyer said, a day after he collapsed in court and died.Rights groups called for an independent probe into the detention conditions and death of t <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 DSP: Isoko, Government, SSFOC hail emergence of Omo-Agege Jimitota Onoyume, Etop Ekanem &amp; Festus AhonOmo-AgegeA socio-political pressure group, Isoko Ethnic Nationality Movement, IENM, and chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Mr Enetimi Government, have hailed the emergence <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Contentious Tsekelewu oil wellhead fire ends in 7 days – Okorodudu, Warri North Chair Emma AmaizeKOKO&mdash;CHAIR of Warri North Local Government Area, Delta State, Ambassador Aduge Okorodudu, has assured that the oil wellhead fire, which is at the centre of the row between Tsekelewu community and Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL, sin <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 NINTH SENATE: How empty offices forced Senate to adjourn abruptly to July 2 Henry UmoruABUJA- THE Ninth Senate, which was inaugurated Tuesday, June 11 by the Clerk to National Assembly, CNA, Mohammed Sani Omolori, with the emergence of Senator Ahmad Lawan, All Progressives Congress, APC, Yobe North as Senate President an <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 We can’t disclose asset declarations by presidents, govs on ground of privacy, says CCB Code of Conduct Bureau has denied a Freedom of Information request demanding specific details of asset declarations submitted to it by successive presidents and state governors since 1999, arguing that: &ldquo;producing such information wou <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Communities protest exclusion of Anambra from oil-producing states Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA&mdash;Aggrieved oil-producing communities in Anambra State, on the platform of Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas, HOSCON, yesterday, embarked on a peaceful demonstration against what they termed &ldquo;co <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Rep empowers 283 anglers, traders, farmers in Delta community Chancel SundayBOMADI&mdash;TWO hundred and eighty-three fishermen/women, traders, farmers, hair-dressers/barbers, lumbermen and artisans have received empowerment packages worth millions of Naira from the lawmaker representing Bomadi/Patani Feder <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Alexis Galleries showcase works of 11 contemporary artists AmadiLes Contemporains , a group exhibition of paintings, sculptures and mixed media opened last Saturday,15 May 2019 at the prolific Alexis Galleries, Akin Olugbade, Victoria Island, Lagos, and is expected to run till Frida <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 17 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Morsi from Egypt election triumph to death as inmate Morsi, who died Monday aged 67, was Egypt&#8217;s first democratically elected president but spent just one turbulent year in office after the 2011 uprising before the army toppled him.Former Egypt President, Mohamed Morsi: some of his suppo <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 17 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100