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Asaba 2018 AAC: Okon-George targets two titles for Nigeria

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George Okon By Ben Efe Nigeria’s foremost quarter-miler, Patience Okon-George said her aim is to win the women 400m and 4x400m titles at the the African Athletics Championships holding...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Partake in election process, Okpe monarch tells Catholic Bishops

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By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI—The Orodje of Okpe Kingdom, HRM Orhue I, has charged Catholic Bishops in Nigeria and their members not to shy away from taking part in elections, urging them to...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Amnesty students apologise to varsity authorities over unrest

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STUDENTS of Novena University, Ogume, Delta State, under the Presidential Amnesty Programme, who were rusticated in connection with a protest over the death of a female student in May, have...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

FG urged to engage 10,000 personnel trained for pipeline surveillance

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT— National Youth Wing of Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and gas has urged the Federal Government to engage the over 10,000 youths trained as...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Alhaja Munirat Muhammed: A life of humility, steadfastness and faithfulness

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Rather than being thanked by the Elders of Lagos Central Mosque for the modest role I played in handing over this property (14A Bashorun Street, South West Ikoyi, Lagos) to the mosque in...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Mandela, a gift to the world —Okowa

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the late South African President, Dr Nelson Mandela, was a gift to Africa and the entire world, saying he was...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

PDP stalwart tasks political parties on smooth conduct of polls

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By Ochuko Akuopha OLEH—A stalwart of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State, Prince Etareri Okorodudu, has advised the leadership of all political parties to guide their members...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Itsekiri youths allege neglect in amnesty programme

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Itsekiri youths that benefitted from the Presidential Amnesty Programme overseas scholarship have alleged that they have been neglected since they returned to the country, noting that they are...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Constituency Projects not kola-nut for lawmakers – Ogwah

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Major contender for the Isoko North Constituency seat in the Delta State parliament, Hon. Mike Ogwah has vowed to introduce a new dimension to legislative representation and legislation when he...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

ASABA 2018: Delta Govt assures on completion of palliative works on all roads

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Augoye By Festus Ahon ASABA – DELTA State Commissioner for Works, Chief James Augoye has reiterated the commitment of the state government to completion of palliative works on all ongoing...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Why do ex-leaders criticize Buhari? –Lauretta Onochie

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By Nwafor Sunday Why do ex-leaders criticize Buhari, was a question asked on Thursday by Lauretta Onochie, the fearless special adviser on Social media to President Muhammadu Buhari. Lauretta...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Asaba 2018 : We are set to host the Continent- Otuaro

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The Delta State Acting Governor, Deacon Kingsley Otuaro has stated that the state government is ready to host the continent at the 21st African Senior Athletics Championship tagged “Asaba...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Edo Govt engages communities on intra-state boundary dispute resolution

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…urges community leaders to embrace peace Following an earlier meeting between the governments of Edo and her sister state, Delta, Chairman of the Edo State Boundary Committee and Deputy...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

There’s Salisu Buhari in Kemi Adeosun

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By Oma Djebah If one image has animated social media and adrenalized international fora in recent times, it’s certainly the spurning, denigrating Photo-shopped picture of Kemi Adeosun,...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Pipeline attacks, insecurity increase energy coys shutdown days to 160 days

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Constant pipeline breakages, uncertainties in security of assets amongst other issues in the Niger Delta oil fields have increased oil and gas companies’ average shut down days from 45 to...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →