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Taraba 9: NYSC releases names of corps members that drowned

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA—National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has released the names of the nine corps members that drowned at River Mayo-Selbe in Gashaka Local Government Area of Taraba...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Voters registration: Delta declares Thursday, Friday work-free days

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State Government has declared today and tomorrow as work-free days to enable public servants participate fully in the ongoing voters registration exercise....

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Rite Foods happy to provide refreshments at Asaba 2018

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Rite Foods makers of Bigi sausage rolls and Bigi range of soft drinks said they are pleased to associate with the 21st African Athletics Championships, which was recently concluded in Asaba,...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian Navy appoints new PSOs, FOCs

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA —Nigerian Navy has announced the appointment of new Principal Staff Officers, PSOs, and Flag Officers Commanding, FOCs. The new appointments were contained in a...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

A panorama of Ebi Yeibo’s Maiden Lines

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By Ekanpou Enewaridideke EBI Yeibo, an English language graduate of the Delta State University Abraka, indigenous to Ayakoromo town in Burutu Local Government of Delta State, Nigeria, now a...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Okowa restored peace to riverine communities —House of Reps aspirant

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•Okowa By Victor Ahiuma-Young Asaba—A House of Representatives aspirant for 2019 election and Senior Special Assistant to Delta State Governor on Intelligence Gathering and Community...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Wait for God’s appointed time, Onuoha tells Biafra agitators

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Biafra anniversary parade celebration along Opi-Nsukka Road, Enugu State, yesterday. Photo:: Kelechukwu Iruoma. By Festus Ahon ASABA—PASTOR Olisadebelum Onuoha of Jehovah’s World...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Ughelli North commended for massive voters registration

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All Progressives Congress, APC, Youth Leader in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr Efe Ugbarugba, has commended people in the council for massively embracing the ongoing...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Give me one more chance, Delta lawmaker begs constituents

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By Chancel Sunday BOMADI—Deputy Majority Leader, Delta State House of Assembly, Mr. Kenneth Preyor, has appealed to the people of Bomadi constituency to return him to the legislature in...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

Lori-Ogbebor hails DESOPADEC on projects

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By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—Prominent Itsekiri leader, Chief Mrs Rita Lori-Ogbebor has hailed Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, for constructing a landing...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

Soldiers on rampage in Delta community over policeman’s killing

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By Chancel Sunday BOMADI — The people of Kpakiama community in Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State have cried out over incessant harassment and brutalisation of residents by men of...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

Ibori architect of modern Delta State — Evah

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Coordinator of Ijaw Monitoring Group, IMG, Mr. Joseph Evah, has described former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori, as an uncommon political leader and architect of modern Delta State. In...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

Voters Registration: Delta declares Thursday, Friday as public holidays

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…Says It Has Been Augmenting LG Salaries INEC PVCs By Festus Ahon ASABA- DELTA State Government has declared Thursday August 16 and Friday 17, 2018, as work free day to enable public...

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Delta: 21 LGAs owing workers months of unpaid salaries

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Delta The Delta Commissioner for Local Government Affairs, Mr Joyce Overah, says that 21 out of the 25 local governments in the state are still owing their workers months of unpaid...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

DELSU backs down, suspends controversial duty register

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The Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, has temporarily suspended implementation of the controversial duty register it recently introduced for its staff. The institution’s Registrar, Mr...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →