Bashorun Askia Felicitates With Gov. Okowa @ 60  **As Okowa Marks Birthday In Grand Style

Bashorun Askia Felicitates With Gov. Okowa @ 60 **As Okowa Marks Birthday In Grand Style

-By Albert OGRAKA: A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and immediate past Executive Director of Finance and Administration at the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Bashorun (Hon) Askia Ogieh FCNA, CrFA, has felicitated with Governor Ifeanyi Arthur…

FRONTLINE: Ukah To Unveil Role In Gov. Okowa’s SMART Policy  In Delta

FRONTLINE: Ukah To Unveil Role In Gov. Okowa’s SMART Policy In Delta

The Delta state Commissioner for Information, Chief Patrick Ukah will on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, be guest at the FRONTLINE, a talk show programme of the Delta Online Publishers’ Forum (DOPF),  a CAC certified corporate body of seasoned professional journalists that have taken…

Vanguard Names Okowa “2018 Governor Of The Year”

Vanguard Names Okowa “2018 Governor Of The Year”

Delta State Governor, Senator DR Ifeanyi Okowa has been nominated as Vanguard Newspapers’ Governor Of The Year 2018 by The Board of Editors, Vanguard Media Limited for his sterling contributions to the infrastructural and human capital development of the state.  Presenting the…

DELTA FIRST LADY, DAME EDITH OKOWA COMMISSIONS 10TH SICKLE CELL CLINIC, OREROPKE *Commends Partners In Health Delivery To Less Privileged

DELTA FIRST LADY, DAME EDITH OKOWA COMMISSIONS 10TH SICKLE CELL CLINIC, OREROPKE *Commends Partners In Health Delivery To Less Privileged

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –By Albert OGRAKA:  As part of efforts to bring succour to the less privileged, especially persons with sickle cell disorder, wife of the governor of Delta state and founder of 05 Initiative, Her Excellency, Dame Edith Okowa, has…

Read How Bashorun Ogieh Used HOPE ALIVE, Other Platforms To Boost BBNAIJA Efe Ejeba’s Victory

Read How Bashorun Ogieh Used HOPE ALIVE, Other Platforms To Boost BBNAIJA Efe Ejeba’s Victory

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –By Albert OGRAKA:  The Executive Director (Finance and Administration) at the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Bashorun (Hon.) Askia Ogieh, JP, KSJI, CNA, has been commended for funding numerous social media platforms to secure victory…

Kidnapping: Nigerian Senate Adopts Death Penalty ***Urges States To Enact Laws For Prosecution

Kidnapping: Nigerian Senate Adopts Death Penalty ***Urges States To Enact Laws For Prosecution

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Nigerian Senate has recommended death penalty for kidnappers and tasked state governments to enact laws to enable security agencies to prosecute kidnappers and other crime related offences in their jurisdictions. The Senate’s resolution followed the report…

Blank NEWS PERSONALITY >> Rt. Hon. Friday Ossai Osanebi: Rare Philanthropist, Astute Politician

Blank NEWS PERSONALITY >> Rt. Hon. Friday Ossai Osanebi: Rare Philanthropist, Astute Politician

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  -By Albert OGRAKA/Agbanashi Obinne On your first visit to his office, friendly aides direct you to an upper room reception where you fill a visitors form, indicating your purpose of visit. After assurances that “Honourable would soon…

Oseme, Aniocha North LG Boss Reels Out Score-Card *To Boost IGR Through Tourism, Coal, Oil Exploration

Oseme, Aniocha North LG Boss Reels Out Score-Card *To Boost IGR Through Tourism, Coal, Oil Exploration

Nigeria, October 09, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) – By Albert OGRAKA The executive chairman of Aniocha North local government area of Delta state, Mr. Chuks Oseme has said despite recent dwindling resources accruing to the Council, his administration is focused in executing people…

Okowa Signs DESOPADEC Bill Into Law *As Delta Govt Begs HOSTCOM To Re-open Shut Oil Facilities

Okowa Signs DESOPADEC Bill Into Law *As Delta Govt Begs HOSTCOM To Re-open Shut Oil Facilities

Nigeria, August 18, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has signed the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) amendment bill into law. The assent of the Governor to the DESOPADEC amendment bill 2015 will…

2015 Polls: Jonathan Is Better Presidential Candidate -Olejeme Tells Nigerian Women

2015 Polls: Jonathan Is Better Presidential Candidate -Olejeme Tells Nigerian Women

The Deputy Chairman, Finance Committee of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organization, Dr. Ngozi Olejeme on Saturday reflected on the acts of courage and determination made by women in the fight for equality so far, praising President Goodluck Jonathan for elevating women in…

Amaechi Champions Free, Qualitative Education In Rivers  *APC Hails Feat, As Pupils Resume

Amaechi Champions Free, Qualitative Education In Rivers  *APC Hails Feat, As Pupils Resume

Rivers State Governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has been declared the champion of free and qualitative education by the State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC).   The party while reacting to the movement, on Thursday, of pupils into the…

Weigh-In Allowance: Uduaghan Approves Payment For Delta Media Workers

The governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has approved the payment of weigh-in allowance for staff of parastatals in the Ministry of Information, including the Delta Broadcasting Service (DBS) and The Pointer newspaper. The approval effectively meets the key demand…

Delta Guber: Coalition Group Seeks Massive Support For Obuh *Scores Him Above Other Aspirants

Delta Guber: Coalition Group Seeks Massive Support For Obuh *Scores Him Above Other Aspirants

The Delta Coalition for Obuh, political pressure group, made up of seasoned politicians in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, on Thursday described Sir Tony Chuks Obuh as the best person to replace Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan at Delta State Government…

Senate: Uduaghan Picks, Submits PDP Forms *Pledges Quality Representation

Senate: Uduaghan Picks, Submits PDP Forms *Pledges Quality Representation

True to widely held belief, Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan’s Expression of Interest and Nomination forms for the Delta South Senatorial district were submitted at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) State Headquarters Asaba, Thursday. Governor Uduaghan, whose forms were bought on…

Delta Governorship: Obuh Pick PDP Nomination Form To Contest  *Nigerians, Deltans Happy

Delta Governorship: Obuh Pick PDP Nomination Form To Contest *Nigerians, Deltans Happy

Frontline, popular and most acceptable governorship aspirant in Delta State, Sir Tony Obuh, has strengthened his zeal to contest in the 2015 governorship election by collecting the expression of interest and nomination forms at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Secretariat, Wadata House…

Corruption: Waziri, Ex EFCC Boss Gives Uduaghan’s Administration Clean Bill of Health

Corruption: Waziri, Ex EFCC Boss Gives Uduaghan’s Administration Clean Bill of Health

Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mrs. Farida Waziri has commended Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan for running a transparent administration. Speaking at the maiden edition of The Sun Women Leadership Summit in Asaba, Waziri gave the Dr….

Gov Uduaghan Harps On Unity To Lift Football *As Amaju Becomes New NFF President

Gov Uduaghan Harps On Unity To Lift Football *As Amaju Becomes New NFF President

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has congratulated the newly elected president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr. Amaju Pinnick describing it as a continuation of Delta’s supremacy in sports. According to him, the victory of Pinnick at the NFF polls…

FG Signs MoU For Lagos-Calabar Rail Line

FG Signs MoU For Lagos-Calabar Rail Line

Nigeria’s Federal Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the construction of a new railway line between Lagos and Calabar. President Goodluck Jonathan who made the pronouncement on Tuesday, during the groundbreaking of the second cement line being constructed by the…

Delta, Akwa Ibom Get N760m MSME Fund *As FG Plans to Establish Dev Finance Institution

Delta, Akwa Ibom Get N760m MSME Fund *As FG Plans to Establish Dev Finance Institution

President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday in Abuja presented N500 million cheque to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State and N260 million to his Akwa Ibom State counterpart, Godswill Akpabio. The fund is the states’ share of the disbursement of the Central Bank…

IGP Abubakar Lauds, Approves Delta CP Retirement Ceremony  *As Aduba Bows Out In Grand Style

IGP Abubakar Lauds, Approves Delta CP Retirement Ceremony *As Aduba Bows Out In Grand Style

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) MD Abubakar, has appreciated the Delta State Commissioner of Police (CP) Ikechukwu Aduba, saying he has left indelible marks in the various Commands and formations where he served. The IGP also lauded Aduba for the recent…

COMPUTER LITERACY, NECESSARY TOOL IN TODAY’S ICT WORLD -OBUH

COMPUTER LITERACY, NECESSARY TOOL IN TODAY’S ICT WORLD -OBUH

The Permanent Secretary Government House and Protocol Mr. Tony Obuh has stated that the computer literacy was necessary to function in today’s Information Technology world. The Permanent Secretary who stated this yesterday [4-7-14] at the closing ceremony of a 5-day In-House Computer…

2014 AFIF: Industrialisation, Private Sector Key To Delta's Economy Lift -Uduaghan Unfolds In Germany

2014 AFIF: Industrialisation, Private Sector Key To Delta's Economy Lift -Uduaghan Unfolds In Germany

The governor of Nigeria’s oil wealthy Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has unveiled a comprehensive package to creating befitting environment to ensure that private sector investments thrive in the state. Uduaghan’s zeal to lift the state beyond its frontiers include driving…

Delta Police Declares Fake "Royal Father" Wanted, Arrest Kidnappers, Robbers, Recovers Snatched Vehicle, Firearms

Delta Police Declares Fake "Royal Father" Wanted, Arrest Kidnappers, Robbers, Recovers Snatched Vehicle, Firearms

These press statements made available to Blank NEWS Online were signed by the Delta state Commissioner of Police, IKECHUKWU ADUBA NPM, PSC (+) and the state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP. CELESTINA KALU of the Delta state Police Command respectively. Delta…

Finishing Strong: Delta Unveils Complaints, Information Desks In LGAs

Finishing Strong: Delta Unveils Complaints, Information Desks In LGAs

In an attempt to create a free flow of information from the grassroots to the state government and an effective feedback system, Delta state governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has commissioned complaints/information desks in the state local governments. The desks, according to the…

Delta: Uduaghan Seeks National Masterplan For SMEs *Commend Okpue's Industrial Prowess

Delta: Uduaghan Seeks National Masterplan For SMEs *Commend Okpue's Industrial Prowess

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has advocated a national masterplan for the development of small and medium scale industries to stimulate economic growth and boost employment. Governor Uduaghan who made the call on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 in Asaba while inspecting…

APC Hails Crowning of Port Harcourt as World Book Capital

APC Hails Crowning of Port Harcourt as World Book Capital

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, has described the crowning of Port Harcourt as World Book Capital 2014 as yet another evidence of the visionary and focused leadership being provided by Rivers State Governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. According…

Breaking News: Aero commences flight operations in Asaba airport

Breaking News: Aero commences flight operations in Asaba airport

Blank NEWS Online can reveal that Aero Contractors, one of Nigeria’s leading airlines, begins scheduled flights at Asaba Airport today, Monday, April 7, 2014 with Lagos and Abuja as the initial routes. This brings to three the number of airlines operating flights…

Delta: Deaconess Uduaghan Flags-Off Distribution Of Farm Inputs To Rural Women

Delta: Deaconess Uduaghan Flags-Off Distribution Of Farm Inputs To Rural Women

In a bid to sustain the capacity building and empowerment policies of the Delta state government, wife of the Governor of Delta State, Deaconess Roli-Nere Uduaghan has flagged-off the presentation of farm inputs to rural women farmers in the 25 local government…

DELTA 2014 Budget: Gov Uduaghan Assents To N451 Bn Appropriation Bill

DELTA 2014 Budget: Gov Uduaghan Assents To N451 Bn Appropriation Bill

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has signed a 451 billion naira 2014 Appropriation Bill into law with an assurance that more money would be spent on capital projects this year for the benefits of Deltans. Dr. Uduaghan who stated today [17-03-14]…

Delta Is Safe Haven With One-Stop Shop, Uduaghan Tells Investors

Delta Is Safe Haven With One-Stop Shop, Uduaghan Tells Investors

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Nigeria’s oil and gas wealthy Delta state has re-assured prospective investors that the state is very safe for investment to thrive. The Governor who met with investment community in Lagos at the weekend stated that security challenges in…

Delta: How Uduaghan, Deltans Honoured Former Chief Of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ezeoba

Delta: How Uduaghan, Deltans Honoured Former Chief Of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ezeoba

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan recently joined the people of Ibusa community in Oshimili North local government area of the state to honour one of their sons, Vice Admiral Dele Joseph Ezeoba [Rtd], the immediate past Chief Of Naval Staff, charging…