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No vaccination ongoing in Delta schools —Ukah

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State Commissioner for Information, Mr Patrick Ukah, has described the rumour making the rounds that pupils were being forcefully vaccinated in schools as...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

Senate passes NIHOTOUR Bill, 28 years of its existence without legal backing

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By Henry Umoru As Federal University of Health Sciences, Benue state bill by David Mark scales 2nd Reading ABUJA- THE Senate yesterday passed the Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment...

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In Delta: Whereabouts of 4 kidnapped missionaries remain unknown

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—THE whereabouts of four kidnapped foreign missionaries from the United Kingdom has remained unknown, six days after they were abducted by unknown gunmen at Enekorogha...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

Oba Ewuare II: Towards a Benin Renaisance

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ON October 20, it will exactly be one year that Omo n’ Oba n’ Edo, UKU AKPOLOKPOLO, Ewuare the Second, Oba of Benin, ascended the majestic throne of his forefathers. October 20, 2016...

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PDP councillorship primaries: Crisis looms in Bomadi over alleged imposition

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Crisis may erupt in Bomadi over allegations that Moro Donbraye, a former Delta House of Assembly member, may have perfected deals to impose Nurse Edeinmene, an incumbent councillor, on Ward 1 in...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

Suspected rapist set would-be victim’s house ablaze in Delta

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By Emma Amaize ASABA—A 21-year-old man, Jonathan, has allegedly set ablaze the residence of 36-year-old Joy Godwin of Okuokoko town, Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State, for allegedly...

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IYC to NPA: Resolve your issues with Intels peacefully

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By Egufe Yafugborhi & Emem Idio Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, IYC, Worldwide, has called on the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, to peacefully resolve its differences with the management of...

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Okobah urges Deltans to ignore APC’s media attacks against Okowa

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young & Akpokona Omafuaire THE people of Delta State have been advised to ignore the negative propaganda allegedly being orchestrated by All Progressives Congress, APC, in the...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

NPA vs INTELS: Reps divided along party lines

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young & Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA — LAWMAKERS in the House of Representatives were, yesterday, divided along party lines over allegation of unlawful termination of...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

Delta teacher Ariguzo emerges 2017 Maltina teacher

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By Dayo Adesulu A TEACHER with Mastercare International School, Asaba, Delta State, Mr. Felix Udochukwu Ariguzo, has emerged Winner of the Maltina Teacher of the Year for 2017. This was announced...

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Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings for Wednesday 18th October, 2017

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Below is Nigerian Senate’s proceeding for Wednesday 18th October, 2017. Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Deputy Senate President, Ike...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Okowa holds town hall meetings in Udu, Okpe

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DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has ordered that contract for the Construction of Udu Harbour Market be revoked as the contractor had failed to prove its competence. The Governor...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

APGA’s achievement, our selling point in Delta, says party chairman

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Chairman, All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Delta, Mr Afam Enemokwu, says the party’s achievements in Anambra will be replicated in the state when it takes over Government House,...

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Consultant urges govt/media partnership on youth development

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A media consultant, Adebisi Boboye, has called on the three tiers of government to partner with the mass media to inculcate the right values in young people. Boboye told newsmen on Wednesday in...

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Okowa eulogizes Ikpeazu @ 53

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By Festus Ahon ASABA-GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday felicitated with his Abia State counterpart, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu on his 53 years birthday. Okowa in a statement by his Chief...

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