Right Of Reply: Nwaoboshi Lied On Royal Endorsement, No Monarch In Idumuje-Ugboko -Iyase

Right Of Reply: Nwaoboshi Lied On Royal Endorsement, No Monarch In Idumuje-Ugboko -Iyase

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**Re: Idumuje Ugboko monarch throws weight behind Nwaoboshi The tradidional Prime Minister, Iyase of Idumuje-Ugboko, Chief Chris Ogwu has discountenanced recent claims that the Senator representing Delta North, Peter Nwaoboshi received royal blessings from the “Monarch” of Idumuje Ugboko, Justin Chukwunonso “1V”…

Strike: Health Workers Re-Strategize, Mobilize Mass Rally For Health Minister’s Sack

Strike: Health Workers Re-Strategize, Mobilize Mass Rally For Health Minister’s Sack

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Despite the Abuja National Industrial Court order directing the Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) to end its ongoing strike action, the Tertiary Health Institutions National Consultative Forum (THINCF), has threatened to restrategise and collectively mobilise in support of other members of JOHESU…

GROUP COMMENDS FG OVER SMOOTH TAKE-OFF OF MARITIME UNIVERSITY, OKERENKOKO  **WANTS BUHARI TO CONSTRUCT ROAD FROM WARRI TO UNIVERSITY, PERMANENT SITE 

GROUP COMMENDS FG OVER SMOOTH TAKE-OFF OF MARITIME UNIVERSITY, OKERENKOKO **WANTS BUHARI TO CONSTRUCT ROAD FROM WARRI TO UNIVERSITY, PERMANENT SITE 

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THE Niger Delta Indigenous Movement For Radical Change has hailed the Federal Government for the smooth take off of the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko Gbaramatu kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State. The group has been at the forefront,…

Empowerment: Gov. Okowa Inducts 745 Youths For STEP/YAGEP  **Seeks Public/Private Partnership

Empowerment: Gov. Okowa Inducts 745 Youths For STEP/YAGEP **Seeks Public/Private Partnership

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Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has inducted 745 beneficiaries of the 3rd Programme Cycle 2017/2018 of the Skills Training & Entrepreneurship Programme [STEP] and the Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurship Programme [YAGEP] with a charge to them to be role models for…

Cultism Is Generational Problem -Delta Attorney-General  **Says Deltans Aged 16-25 Go To Prisons Daily

Cultism Is Generational Problem -Delta Attorney-General **Says Deltans Aged 16-25 Go To Prisons Daily

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The Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General of Delta State, Barr. Peter Mrakpor has revealed that investigations proved that most cultists come from families where parents are cultists. Mrakpor, who made this revelation while briefing journalists recently during the 2018 Ministerial Press Briefing…

Okowa Is A Good Product, Easy To Sell –Bashorun Askia **Says 2nd Term Will Consolidate Development Gains In Delta

Okowa Is A Good Product, Easy To Sell –Bashorun Askia **Says 2nd Term Will Consolidate Development Gains In Delta

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-By Albert OGRAKA: A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Executive Director (Finance and Administration) at the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Bashorun (Hon.) Askia Ogieh JP, has said that the political rallies organized by Delta Political…

FMC Asaba Human Abattoir: NYSC, Lab Trainees Run Hospital Services Using sheet of papers for patients in place of hospital cards.

FMC Asaba Human Abattoir: NYSC, Lab Trainees Run Hospital Services Using sheet of papers for patients in place of hospital cards.

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**JOHESU Raises Alarm As Strike Suffers Setback  **Interns Work Under Supervision -Medical Director As the strike embarked upon by members of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) in Federal Government hospitals enters a critical stage following the show of solidarity by members…

Delta Govt Flags Off $120,000 World Bank, SEEFOR Digital Integrated Learning Platform For Technical, Vocational Institutions

Delta Govt Flags Off $120,000 World Bank, SEEFOR Digital Integrated Learning Platform For Technical, Vocational Institutions

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By Albert OGRAKA: Delta state has become the first state in Nigeria to implement and deploy the digital integrated learning solution for six trades in the state owned technical colleges and vocational education centres. The $120,000 World Bank assisted SEEFOR project with…

Delta APC Guber Hopeful, Cairo Ojougboh Wages War Against Electoral Corruption  **Plans To Dismantle PDP’s Rigging Machinery, Strategies

Delta APC Guber Hopeful, Cairo Ojougboh Wages War Against Electoral Corruption **Plans To Dismantle PDP’s Rigging Machinery, Strategies

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“We have a very good chance of winning in 2019 and the best way to win is to make sure we stop corruption. The worst corruption is that of the electoral process.” –Dr. Cairo Ojougboh. By Albert OGRAKA (Editor): Frontline governorship candidate…

Water, Water Everywhere But None To Drink: WE WILL NOT FORCE DELTANS TO KEY INTO OUR WATER SCHEMES- TILIJE

Water, Water Everywhere But None To Drink: WE WILL NOT FORCE DELTANS TO KEY INTO OUR WATER SCHEMES- TILIJE

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The Delta State Government said it will not compel residents to key into the various water programmes and policies. The State Commissioner for Water Resources Development, Sir Fidelis Tilije, disclosed this Thursday while addressing journalists at the ongoing ministerial press briefing on…

25,000 Medicated Eye Glasses For Grabs In Delta LGAs: Dame Okowa Insists 05 Initiative Free Grassroots Medical Outreach Is For All Deltans

25,000 Medicated Eye Glasses For Grabs In Delta LGAs: Dame Okowa Insists 05 Initiative Free Grassroots Medical Outreach Is For All Deltans

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-By Albert OGRAKA: Wife of Delta state governor, Dame (Mrs.) Edith Okowa has reiterated the commitment of the 05-Initiative and Restore Sight Africa to ensure that the ongoing Grassroots Medical Outreach gets to the 25 local government areas of the state. Twenty…

World Bank Ups Counterpart Funding Of Community Projects In Delta **As Ojoko Reels Out SEEFOR Achievements, Decries False Allegations

World Bank Ups Counterpart Funding Of Community Projects In Delta **As Ojoko Reels Out SEEFOR Achievements, Decries False Allegations

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-By Albert OGRAKA: In a bid to further boost the impact of the State Employment and Expenditure For Results (SEEFOR) in the development of Delta state economy, the World Bank has increased its counterpart funding of community projects in the state in…

Exposed: Delta Govt Reveals How Ministry Officials Got Sanctions On Ex-Speaker Onwusanya’s Shoddy Constituency School Project

Exposed: Delta Govt Reveals How Ministry Officials Got Sanctions On Ex-Speaker Onwusanya’s Shoddy Constituency School Project

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***Parents, Guardians, Concerned Deltans Plot Protest Against Okowa, Onwusanya   A Delta state legislator turned contractor representing Oshimili South Constituency at the Delta state House of Assembly, Hon. Peter Onwusanya may have got his fingers burnt out, following a grand exposure of…

Breaking News: Rains, Windstorm Devastate Alifekede Community In Delta —Indegenes Cry Out To FG For Urgent Assistance

Breaking News: Rains, Windstorm Devastate Alifekede Community In Delta —Indegenes Cry Out To FG For Urgent Assistance

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*Hundreds Of Millions Lost *Houses, Markets Roof Blown Off, Many Injured The people of Alifekede Community, a border town between Delta and Edo state in Ika South local government area of Delta state, have been thrown into pitiable situation as a result…

Mace Stealing: Court Restrains Security Operatives From Arresting Embattled Senator Omo-Agege

Mace Stealing: Court Restrains Security Operatives From Arresting Embattled Senator Omo-Agege

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A High Court sitting in Abuja and presided over by Jusice Ishaq Bello on Thursday granted Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, representing Delta Central, an interim order restraining the Police, Department of Sate Service (DSS) and other law enforcement bodies from arresting him. Against the backdrop of…

GOV OKOWA PLEDGES GOVT’S SUPPORT FOR GENUINE INVESTORS… SAYS NWOKO’S STARS VERSITY ‘LL BE FIRST OF ITS KIND IN SUB-SAHARA AFRICA

GOV OKOWA PLEDGES GOVT’S SUPPORT FOR GENUINE INVESTORS… SAYS NWOKO’S STARS VERSITY ‘LL BE FIRST OF ITS KIND IN SUB-SAHARA AFRICA

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The Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has declared his administration’s determination to continue to support and encourage individuals with genuine intention to bring development to the state. Dr Okowa made the declaration while performing the official ground breaking ceremony…

Gov. Okowa Disowns “Cousin” Auctioneer In Alleged N350m Scam **Disclaims Private Zenith Bank Account

Gov. Okowa Disowns “Cousin” Auctioneer In Alleged N350m Scam **Disclaims Private Zenith Bank Account

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**Plans To Investigate Alleged Officials’ Corrupt Practices Delta state governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has denied that Mr. D.O Nwachukwu, founder of Nwachukwu Auctioneering Services, currently handling the ongoing auction of unserviceable assets in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the state,…

Nigeria’s Daily Electricity Outages Stall Ex-Delta Governor Ibori’s Appeal Of Fraud Conviction Via Video-Link To London Court

Nigeria’s Daily Electricity Outages Stall Ex-Delta Governor Ibori’s Appeal Of Fraud Conviction Via Video-Link To London Court

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Former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori, has filed an appeal against his conviction on Wednesday at London’s Court of Appeal. Ibori who was jailed and spent years in UK prison after pleading guilty to laundering a stolen fortune in Britain, is…

Pertinent Issues In Delta NUJ 7-Point Communique

Pertinent Issues In Delta NUJ 7-Point Communique

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*Delta State Government should synergize with security agencies to halt Fulani herdsmen menace. *Condemns security agents’ molestation of NUJ members performing legitimate duties. *Commends Delta Government for re-awarding failed projects in Asaba capital territory. *Appreciates Government’s linking of Delta Broadcasting Service (DBS)…

Delta 2019: Ojougboh’s ‘One Man One Vote’ Campaign Panics Okowa, PDP  **Kokori, Other APC Chieftains Endorse Ojougboh

Delta 2019: Ojougboh’s ‘One Man One Vote’ Campaign Panics Okowa, PDP **Kokori, Other APC Chieftains Endorse Ojougboh

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Panic has allegedly overwhelmed the political camp of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta state, as Chief Dr. Cairo Ojougboh, a gubernatorial aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), insists that the era where politicians manipulate elections dishonestly for personal…

AfDB Seeks Stronger Asia Ties ** Lauds Japan’s Multi-Billion Dollar Support For Africa’s Economic Lift

AfDB Seeks Stronger Asia Ties ** Lauds Japan’s Multi-Billion Dollar Support For Africa’s Economic Lift

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Abidjan/– The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, has commended the Government of Japan for its strong support of the Bank and its multi-billion economic transformation partnership with Africa. Adesina identified the private sector, energy and infrastructure development as key…

Nwaka Walks Out On Gov. Okowa –Says “FINALLY, I SAY GOODBYE TO PDP”

Nwaka Walks Out On Gov. Okowa –Says “FINALLY, I SAY GOODBYE TO PDP”

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Former commissioner and erstwhile Executive Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressive Congress (APC).Erstwhile Executive Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and former commissioner during Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan’s tenure, Dr. Tony Nwaka, has dumped…

Old Wine In New Bottle: 36 Years After DSC Flag-Off, Okowa Commissions Multi-Billion Dollar Steel Plant In Aladja

Old Wine In New Bottle: 36 Years After DSC Flag-Off, Okowa Commissions Multi-Billion Dollar Steel Plant In Aladja

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On Friday, March 02, 2018 Deltans witnessed the commissioning of Premium Steel Rolling Mill, exactly 36 years after Delta Steel Company was commissioned In Ovwian-Aladja. The multi-billion dollar Premium Steel Rolling Mill was commissioned by Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa…

CBN Cautions Nigerians On Crypto Currency Investment –Says Bitcoin, Ripples, Monero, Litecoin, Dogecoin, Onecoin, NairaEx Not Licensed By CBN.

CBN Cautions Nigerians On Crypto Currency Investment –Says Bitcoin, Ripples, Monero, Litecoin, Dogecoin, Onecoin, NairaEx Not Licensed By CBN.

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has cautioned Nigerians to be wary of investments in crypto currency as they are virtual currencies that are not legal tender in Nigeria. The Apex Bank’s Acting Director, Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okoroafor, in a statement…

Delta Youths Urged To Evolve Dialogue In Conflict Resolutions ***As Ilolo Parleys Isoko National Youth Assembly

Delta Youths Urged To Evolve Dialogue In Conflict Resolutions ***As Ilolo Parleys Isoko National Youth Assembly

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Delta state government has enjoined youths to always exhaust every available means of dialogue, reconciliation and arbitrations before taking actions that may be inimical to societal development. The Commissioner in the Directorate of Youth Development, Chief Oghenekaro Ilolo, who also expressed state…

Revealed:  Gov. Okowa Plans To Commission Projects Abandoned By Predecessors Ibori, Uduaghan

Revealed: Gov. Okowa Plans To Commission Projects Abandoned By Predecessors Ibori, Uduaghan

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Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa is scheduled to commission one of the earlier abandoned multi-purpose Skill Acquisition Centres, located in Umutu Community, Ukwuani Local Government Area. The project which was allegedly awarded during the tenure of the second democratically elected governor…