Latest News, Events and Happenings in Delta News.en-us$11m Cyber Fraud: Court Forfeits Invictus Obi’s N280m Federal High Court in Lagos has permanently forfeited to the Federal Government the N280,555,010.65 found in bank accounts belonging to two companies owned by &lsquo;Forbes entrepreneur&rsquo; Obinwanne Okeke also known as Invictus Obi. The compan <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Court sacks new Emirs, dissolves four Emirates Kano High Court has nullified the appointment of four new emirs upgraded to the status of first-class emirs by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.Subsequently, the court invalidated and ordered the immediate dissolution of their emirate councils esta <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 NIMASA’s contribution to consolidated fund hits N16 billion in 2019 NIMASA Director-General, Dakuku Peterside&#8230;PHOTOS:TwitterNigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency , said it has contributed about N16billion to the consolidated revenue fund, exceeding the budgeted sum of N12billion.The 133 p <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 NPDC tackles unemployment, youth unrest Nigerian Petroleum Development Company , a subsidiary of NNPC, on Wednesday donated 150 tricycles to 40 host communities in Delta State, as part of efforts to reduce youth restiveness and unemployment in the area. Managing Dire <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Bayelsa qualify for National Division One Handball League Kaduna semifinals State has qualified for the semifinals of the on-going National Division One Handball League Kaduna, after drawing with Benue Buffalos 27-27 points yesterday.The Bayelsa team had earlier beaten Ogun, Kano and Benue, but they lost to Delta, b <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 College of Commerce Warri set to tackle Zappa Mixed School, Asaba A new champion of Delta State&rsquo;s secondary school football will emerge on November 28 when College of Commerce Warri meets Zappa Mixed Secondary School, Asaba in the final match of the 2019 Principals Cup sponsored by Zenith Bank.Marvel Intern <br>GuardianBestNairaWed, 20 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Re-thinking national human right commission’s role in the Niger Delta It is a time-honoured suggestion that during a period of rapid economic growth, nations, as well as corporate organizations, must continue investing even though it may not be clear how much investment is appropriate. Over investment is not a seriou <br>GuardianBestNairaWed, 20 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Senate committee to monitor Ogoni cleanup SenateChairman of the Ecological Committee in the Senate, Hassan Muhammed Gusau, at the weekend said that the committee would soon go on an oversight visit to monitor the level of clean-up exercise and to ensure that the contractors handling the jo <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 SERAP calls on ICC to probe APC, PDP officials over election violence;Says its a crime against humanityBy Olasunkanmi Akoni Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called on the International Criminal Court, ICC, to investigate the persistent crimes of corruption, violence, and killings du <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 INEC declares APC's David Lyon as winner of Bayelsa poll candidate of the All Progressives Congress David Lyon Monday was declared the winner of the Bayelsa State governorship poll by the Independent National Electoral Commission. &ldquo;That Lyon David of APC having satisfied the requirement of the l <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Finance bill not only about VAT ― Senate SenateChairman, Senate Committee on Finance, Sen. Solomon Adeola has said that the Finance Bill was not only about Value Added Tax .He said that it was a composite bill seeking amendment in seven Acts of the National Assembly with rem <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 17 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Anambra trains 300 youth entrepreneurs in partnership with UNIZIK Vincent UjumaduThe Anambra State Ministry of Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy has commenced the training of 300 youths for an empowerment programme under the Youth Entrepreneurship Start-up in partnership with the UNIZIK Business Sch <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 17 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Oil-producing communities reek of poverty despite over N10t 13% derivation Despite the receipt of over N10t from the 13 per cent derivation principle between 2000 and 2018, by Niger Delta states, the deplorable living conditions in oil-producing communities remain nauseating, raising questions about the application of suc <br>GuardianBestNairaSun, 17 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 VIDEO: FUTO final year mechanical engineering student, test runs aeroplane he made for final year project Federal University of Technology, Owerri final year student of mechanical engineering was spotted in a viral video test running an aeroplane prototype he built for his final year project defence. READ ALSO: Deltans should support Okowa&rsqu <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 16 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Police arrest suspected killers in Kaduna, recover rustled cows Kaduna State Police Command has arrested two suspects for the killing of five persons in Jamaa Council of Kaduna. The two suspects are Sadiq Umar and Umar Abubakar, both of Unguwan Nungu in the council. In a statement by the commands PPRO, DSP <br>GuardianBestNairaSat, 16 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100