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Middle Belt Conference: Aircraft conveying Ohanaeze, Afenifere, PANDEF’s leaders denied landing in Makurdi

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – The aircraft conveying leaders of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Afenifere, Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF were Monday afternoon denied landing permit at the Makurdi airport by...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Armed youths invade Delta monarch’s palace, 4 injured

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* Situation under control- Muhammad Mustafa, Police Commissioner *Chevron contract staff, Onyesaanu slumps, dies in Escravos Delta By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South ASABA- GUN-WEILDING...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Delta ALGON to purchase nomination form for Okowa

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—ASS-OCIATION of Local Governments of Nigeria, ALGON, Delta State chapter, has said it would purchase nomination form for Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in the 2019 governorship...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Terminate human capacity contracts to PAP vendors, ex-militants urge Dokubo

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By Emma Amaize WARRI—EX-MILITANT leaders drawn from Ondo, Edo, Delta and Bayelsa States have called on the Presidential Adviser on Niger Delta and Chairman, Presidential Amnesty Programme,...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Atlantic Ocean’s surge sacks Ondo community

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OVER 200 persons and residents of Ayetoro, a coastal community in Ilaje area of Ondo State were, weekend, sacked by a surge of the Atlantic Ocean. More than 20 houses were destroyed by the...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Asaba 2018 AAC: Athletes troop in for Africa Tour

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Nigerian and foreign athletes who will participate in the Africa Tour, a one day event meant to test-run the facilities of the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, Delta, have been trooping in to...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Security outfit denies Bayelsa Assembly’s allegations of criminal acts

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—AN indigenous firm, Darlon Security and Guards, has faulted a resolution passed by the Bayelsa State House of Assembly in which the company was accused of...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

DTHA aspirant promises effective representation

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By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—DELTA State House of Assembly hopeful for Warri North state constituency, Mr John Frederick-Okoroloko, has assured his constituents of effective representation,...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

DBIR seals off 25 firms’ business premises

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By Akpokona Omafuaire WARRI—AS part of efforts to increase the Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, profile of Delta State, the state’s Board of Internal Revenue, DBIR, has sealed off 25...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

The Nigerien Connection

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By Henry Boyo IN September last year (2017), President Muhammed Buhari received his Nigerien counterpart Mahamadou Issoufou in Daura, Katsina State; Issoufou had reportedly visited, to ask after...

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Idion lauds Okowa for renovating Umunede General Hospital

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DELTA State government investment in the health sector has been described as a welcome development that has impacted positively on Deltans. Asaba International Airport and Governor Ifeanyi...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

Itsekiri Leaders identify solution to minority status

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Five Itsekiri leaders: Pa Jackson Ireyefoju, Ph.D,Sir Amorighoye Sunny Mene, Air Vice Marshall Terry Omatsola Okorodudu (Rtd.) Engr. Victor Wood and Comrade Amaechi Ogbitse Ogbonna have identified...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

Rich cultures of Itsekiri, Benin on display as as Ewuare II visits Olu of Warri

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By Jimitota Onoyume Oba of Benin, Omo N’oba Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, has enjoined traditional rulers in the country to work for peace, security and development of their kingdoms. The Oba...

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Ekiti poll: Delta APC congratulate Buhari, Oshiomhole, Fayemi

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The All Progressive Congress, APC, Delta State Chapter has congratulated the leader of the party, President Mohammadu Buhari, the National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and the party’s...

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Ekiti election worst political robbery in Nigeria – Wike

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*boasts APC can’t try same in Rivers Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike Sunday described the just concluded Ekiti state...

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