Military Invasion Imminent, As Army Plans Amphibious Training In Niger Delta Creeks ***Okowa Tells Military To Explore Public Consent Before Actions

Military Invasion Imminent, As Army Plans Amphibious Training In Niger Delta Creeks ***Okowa Tells Military To Explore Public Consent Before Actions

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Military action seems imminent in the troubled oil and gas wealthy but impoverished Niger Delta region, as the Military hierarchy embarks on enlightenment campaigns ahead of intensive Army invasion against strong militants’ bombardment of oil and gas…

PDP CONVENTION BROUHAHA: Makarfi Bags 1 Yr Tenure Extension **Okowa, Wike Express Hope In Party's Unity  **Police Seize Fayose, Ishaku In PH **Sheriff Secures Abuja Court Injunction

PDP CONVENTION BROUHAHA: Makarfi Bags 1 Yr Tenure Extension **Okowa, Wike Express Hope In Party's Unity **Police Seize Fayose, Ishaku In PH **Sheriff Secures Abuja Court Injunction

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Blank NEWS Online can authoritatively report that the National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has extended the tenure of the caretaker committee of the party led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi by another twelve months. The…

DELTA GOVT. ISSUES 90-DAY ULTIMATUM TO LAND OWNERS OVER ELECTRONIC CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY

DELTA GOVT. ISSUES 90-DAY ULTIMATUM TO LAND OWNERS OVER ELECTRONIC CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –Albert OGRAKA–  The Delta state government has vowed to declare all Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) that are not electronically generated into its “FastTrack Delta” data base invalid within 90 days. The ultimatum was issued on Friday,…

DSS Frames Journalist As Militant Over Coup Rumour? ***News Publishers Demand Abiri's Release

DSS Frames Journalist As Militant Over Coup Rumour? ***News Publishers Demand Abiri's Release

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Local newspaper publishers in Bayelsa State, under the auspices of Bayelsa Federated Newspapers Publishers Association (BFNPA), have given the state government and security agencies in the state a 48-hour ultimatum to produce Chief Jones Abiri, publisher of…

"I'm Committed To APC Led Govt" –Says Saraki °°°Denies Dumping APC for PDP

"I'm Committed To APC Led Govt" –Says Saraki °°°Denies Dumping APC for PDP

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Embattled Nigeria’s Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, has denied reports alleging that he had defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as he insisted he was still loyal to the All Progressives Congress (APC), having contributed to…

Nigeria's Oil Bloc Ownership: Niger Delta Lawmakers Insist On 65 % Oil Wells

Nigeria's Oil Bloc Ownership: Niger Delta Lawmakers Insist On 65 % Oil Wells

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  To facilitate development in the Niger Delta region, South-South and South East lawmakers have urged the Federal Government to review the ownership structure of oil wells in the country. “The people of the Niger Delta region should…

BREAKING: Buhari Appoints Baru NNPC GMD, As Kachikwu Heads New Board

BREAKING: Buhari Appoints Baru NNPC GMD, As Kachikwu Heads New Board

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), as provided for under Section 1(2) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Act of 1997, as amended. Mr. Buhari also…

Niger-Delta Mlitants Expose Coup Plot Against Buhari  °°°Nigerian Army Re-Affirm Loyalty To President, Vows To Unravel Perpetrators

Niger-Delta Mlitants Expose Coup Plot Against Buhari °°°Nigerian Army Re-Affirm Loyalty To President, Vows To Unravel Perpetrators

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Tension seems to have gripped Nigerians, expecially the Military top brass, following the revelation by a dominant Niger Delta Militant group, Joint Niger Delta Liberation Force (JNDLF), that the Nigerian military is currently scheming to cause crises…

2nd Niger Bridge: Fashola Assures Of Buhari's Interest On Completion ***Says Niger Bridge Is National Asset

2nd Niger Bridge: Fashola Assures Of Buhari's Interest On Completion ***Says Niger Bridge Is National Asset

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Federal Minister of Power, Work and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, has disclosed that President Mohammad Buhari has pledged to continue and prioritize the completion of the 2nd Niger Bridge. The Hon. Minister made the…

Breaking: President Buhari Diagnosed With Cancer In London Hospital?

Breaking: President Buhari Diagnosed With Cancer In London Hospital?

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari may have been diagnosed with cancer, sources at the Royal Hospital London, where he reportedly underwent medical check-up reveal. A source said: “President Buhari went for check-up hours after he arrived in London….

BREAKING: Delta Born, Ex-Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi, Is Dead °°° "Keshi Was A Great Patriot, Achiever" ―Okowa

BREAKING: Delta Born, Ex-Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi, Is Dead °°° "Keshi Was A Great Patriot, Achiever" ―Okowa

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Delta state born former Nigeria’s Super Eagles Head Coach, Stephen Okechukwu Chinedu Keshi, is dead. Keshi, who hails from Illah in Oshimili North local government area of Delta state, was said to have suddenly died of cardiac…

No Quarrels, As Uduaghan Joins Okowa To Commission Mega Projects In Delta °°°Dein of Agbor, Ukah Applaud Okowa's Magnanimity

No Quarrels, As Uduaghan Joins Okowa To Commission Mega Projects In Delta °°°Dein of Agbor, Ukah Applaud Okowa's Magnanimity

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Claims that the alliance between the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa and his predecessor in office, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan had ceased, may have been put to rest, as the duo, to the admiration of…

ECOWAS Broke? Nigeria Leads Debtor Countries, Owes $694,000 Levy °°°Cote D'Ivoire, Cape Verde, Senegal Default

ECOWAS Broke? Nigeria Leads Debtor Countries, Owes $694,000 Levy °°°Cote D'Ivoire, Cape Verde, Senegal Default

“We see that the greatest challenge lies with Nigeria. The arrears that Nigeria is owning is 694,000 dollars because there was no payment made between 2015 and 2016. Because of the debt burden it carries, ECOWAS is now losing its credibility” –President…

Fuel Hike: FG Bows To Marketers, Pegs Petrol@ N145 Per Litre  ***As Kachukwu Confirms Subsidy Removal

Fuel Hike: FG Bows To Marketers, Pegs Petrol@ N145 Per Litre ***As Kachukwu Confirms Subsidy Removal

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has formally removed subsidy from sale of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol with immediate effect, an action which now allows marketers to bring in cargoes and sell, subject…

Niger Delta Avengers Dares Buhàri With 9-Point Demand: *Reverse Cancellation Of National Maritime University, Delta *Implement 2014 National Confab Report *Free Nnamdi Kanu

Niger Delta Avengers Dares Buhàri With 9-Point Demand: *Reverse Cancellation Of National Maritime University, Delta *Implement 2014 National Confab Report *Free Nnamdi Kanu

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  A new militancy group – the Niger Delta Avengers, which came on the scene with a bang in February, blowing up strategic pipelines in Delta State, and are currently rocking Nigeria’s oil economy, has released a list…

Fraud Alert In Delta State Pensions Bureau: "Fraudsters Are Pension Agents" -Govt

Fraud Alert In Delta State Pensions Bureau: "Fraudsters Are Pension Agents" -Govt

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Delta state government has raised alarm over the continued presence of fraudsters at the Bureau of Local Government Pensions, (Governor’s Office) Asaba. The public outcry is coming on the heels of myriad of complaints by members of…

Online Shopping: Customer Receives Stone For Gold In UAE –Abu Dhabi Police Caution Buyers

Online Shopping: Customer Receives Stone For Gold In UAE –Abu Dhabi Police Caution Buyers

“The cardboard box was completely blank and contained a small piece of rock, instead of the gold watch that he bought in an online auction and paid for with a credit card.”. ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(Blank NEWS Online) By Albert OGRAKA– …

NDLEA Arrests Nigerian-Mexican Drug Merchants In Delta *Dismantles Meth Lab In Asaba

 Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  Operatives of Nigeria’s anti-drug agency the NDLEA have dismantled a drug trafficking organization’s laboratory in Asaba, Delta state capital and arrested eight persons, including four Nigerians and Mexicans with 1. 5 kilograms of methamphetamine with street value of…

First Delta Civilian Gov, Felix Ibru Dies @ 80 *Okowa, Ejakpovi, Emerhor, Others Send Condolences

First Delta Civilian Gov, Felix Ibru Dies @ 80 *Okowa, Ejakpovi, Emerhor, Others Send Condolences

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The first executive governor of Delta State and former distinguished Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Olorogun Felix Ovuodoroye Ibru, is dead. Olorogun Ibru, died at the age of 80, after a brief illness. The former…

Ochei's Birthday Gift: Delta Assembly Initiates IPP Probe

Ochei's Birthday Gift: Delta Assembly Initiates IPP Probe

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  As former Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Engr. Victor Onyekachi Ochei marks his 47th birthday anniversary with pomp and pageantry on Thursday, February 25, 2015, the state legislature on the other hand initiated a probe…

FG Sacks DGs/MD of NAN, NTA, NOA, NBC, VON, FRCN *Also 20 CEO's of Parastatals, Agencies, Commissions

FG Sacks DGs/MD of NAN, NTA, NOA, NBC, VON, FRCN *Also 20 CEO's of Parastatals, Agencies, Commissions

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Federal Government has disengaged the heads of the six information-related parastatals under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, announced the disengagement during a meeting he held with…

"Dead" APC Chieftain Petitions IG Over Threat To Life *Names Oyegun, O'tega, Akporehe As Grand Conspirators

"Dead" APC Chieftain Petitions IG Over Threat To Life *Names Oyegun, O'tega, Akporehe As Grand Conspirators

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) By Enalo James–  Christopher Erhodyne Anirah, flagbearer of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the House Representatives (Sapele, Okpe, Uwvie Federal Constituency) who was alleged to have died ahead of the 2015 general elections in Delta State, has…

Delta Govt. Uncovers Plot To Steal N7 Bn From State Treasury Account  *As Police Arrest 5

Delta Govt. Uncovers Plot To Steal N7 Bn From State Treasury Account *As Police Arrest 5

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) By Albert OGRAKA–  The Delta state government has adduced reasons for the delay in payment of January 2016 workers salaries in the state to an alleged attempt to defraud the state government of about N7billion. The disclosure was…

THREAT TO PEACE: Okpala-Uku Postpones  Umusadege Community AGM

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Okpala-Uku of Umusadege, Utagba-Uno, Ndokwa West local government area of Delta State, Ogbu-Ewu Egbononwu Ojugbeli has raised alarm over threat to peace in his domain and  postponed the annual general meeting of the community. According to…

Breaking News: Appeal Court Sacks PDP Governor In Abia State, Orders APGA To Take Over

Breaking News: Appeal Court Sacks PDP Governor In Abia State, Orders APGA To Take Over

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Court of Appeal, sitting in Owerri has sacked Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner of the April 11 Abia state governorship election and the April 25 supplementary election respectively. The…

"Political Party Can Substitute Dead Candidate" -Says AGF *As INEC Fixes Dec. 5 For Kogi Supplementary Election

"Political Party Can Substitute Dead Candidate" -Says AGF *As INEC Fixes Dec. 5 For Kogi Supplementary Election

Nigeria (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) will substitute its candidate as a result of the death of Abubakar Audu last Sunday, after leading in…

Leading Kogi APC Guber Candidate, Abubakar Audu Is Dead *As INEC Declares Polls Inconclusive

Leading Kogi APC Guber Candidate, Abubakar Audu Is Dead *As INEC Declares Polls Inconclusive

Nigeria, November 23, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  Prince Abubakar Audu, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the just concluded governorship election in Kogi State, has died. Audu, a former governor of the state, who was ahead in the…

Delta Assembly clears Agbaja, rejects Njokanma  *Names Ibori, Omovie, Ofobruku Committee Chairmen

Delta Assembly clears Agbaja, rejects Njokanma *Names Ibori, Omovie, Ofobruku Committee Chairmen

Nigeria, November 18, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Delta State House of Assembly on Tuesday screened and confirmed Barrister Peter Ovo Agbaja as secretary to Uvwie Local Government. The House also rejected the nominee for the Auditor General of Delta State….

Delta Speaker Escapes Impeachment After N1 bn Overseas Jamboree Training   *Ex-Speaker Ochei Fingered in Plot

Delta Speaker Escapes Impeachment After N1 bn Overseas Jamboree Training *Ex-Speaker Ochei Fingered in Plot

Nigeria, November 11, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  Having successfuly squandered a whooping N750 million on a jamboree training session which lasted for six weeks in Atlanta, Georgia., the Delta State House of Assembly at its resumed sitting on Tuesday, suspended the…

Nigeria Gets First Female Governor, As Tribunal Declares Aisha Alhassan Winner Of Taraba Guber Polls

Nigeria Gets First Female Governor, As Tribunal Declares Aisha Alhassan Winner Of Taraba Guber Polls

Nigeria, November 07, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Chairman of the Taraba State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, Justice Musa Danladi Abubakar has declared Hajiya Aisha Jumai Alhassan of the All Progressive Congress (APC) winner of the April 11, 2015 governorship election…