"No Re-Introduction of Tuition In Delta Public Schools" –Education Commissioner Insists

Nigeria, Sepr 19, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  The Delta state Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Chiedu Ebie has reiterated that the state government has no intention to reintroduce payment of school fees for the 2015/2016 academic session in both…

'Delta Govt Poised For Quality Education" –Says Ebie   *Assures Teachers' Capacity Building

'Delta Govt Poised For Quality Education" –Says Ebie *Assures Teachers' Capacity Building

Nigeria, September 15, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  Delta state Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Chiedu Ebie has assured Deltans that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa led administration is determined to ensure quality basic education across the state. Ebie, who gave the…

PRESS RELEASE: FREE EDUCATION, HEALTH CARE SCHEMES STILL ON COURSE IN DELTA

PRESS RELEASE: FREE EDUCATION, HEALTH CARE SCHEMES STILL ON COURSE IN DELTA

 Nigeria, August 19, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  The State Government wishes to inform the general public that it has not abolished its free education and free health care schemes in the state.  This clarification has become necessary on account rumours making…

Delta Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku Breeds Quality Students' Education *Lambasts Indictment Of Lecturers

Delta Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku Breeds Quality Students' Education *Lambasts Indictment Of Lecturers

Nigeria, July 29, 2015, (Blank NEWS Online) –  The authority of Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku has affirmed its commitment to the production of quality students and in-depth scholarship to fire the engine of growth and progress of Delta State in particular and…

"Be Creators Of Labor By Engaging In Entrepreneurial Schemes" –Says Ogidi Gbegbaje

"Be Creators Of Labor By Engaging In Entrepreneurial Schemes" –Says Ogidi Gbegbaje

Friday, July 03, (Blank NEWS Online) –  “Be Creators Of Labor By Engaging In Entrepreneurial Schemes” Say Ogidi Gbegbaje The Permanent Secretary Directorate of Government House and Protocol Mr. Edwin Ogidi-Gbebaje has charged youths to be creators of labor by availing themselves…

Otuaro Tasks Nigerians On Input To Educational Growth *As Oyakhilome Bags AAU Doctorate Award

Otuaro Tasks Nigerians On Input To Educational Growth *As Oyakhilome Bags AAU Doctorate Award

Nigerians have been called upon to contribute their quota to the infrastructural and educational growth of their alma mater within their possible capacity. The Delta State Deputy Governor Barr Kingsley Burutu Otuaro made the call at Ekpoma, Edo State when the Ambrose…

Unity Schools: Court Orders FG, Education Minister To Apply Uniform Cut-off Marks 

Unity Schools: Court Orders FG, Education Minister To Apply Uniform Cut-off Marks 

The Federal High Court has declared unconstitutional the state based admission inequality in Federal Government Colleges also known as Unity Schools, ordering the Federal Government and Education Minister to apply uniform cut-off marks to all states The declaration was made in a landmark…

Education: Isoko Gets NOUN Study Centre @ Emevor *As Prof. Sogolo Canvasses For Enrolment

Education: Isoko Gets NOUN Study Centre @ Emevor *As Prof. Sogolo Canvasses For Enrolment

Emevor Community in Isoko North local government area of Delta state, recently witnessed a historic event when the Isoko Study Centre of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) was commissioned on June 20, 2014. Prof. Godwin Sogolo; member, National Open University Governing…

Education: President Jonathan Breaks Ground For New Varsity In Delta

Education: President Jonathan Breaks Ground For New Varsity In Delta

President Jonathan performing the ground-breaking ceremony Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has performed the ground breaking ceremony for Eagle Heights University at Omadino, saying the university is one of the series of projects that is positioning Delta State as hub for investment. According…

Children's Day: "Do Not Despair Over Chibok Girls, Boko Haram Is Losing War" -Uduaghan Tells Nigerians

Children's Day: "Do Not Despair Over Chibok Girls, Boko Haram Is Losing War" -Uduaghan Tells Nigerians

DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has urged Nigerians not to be discouraged by the incessant attacks by the Boko Haram terrorists’ sect but continue to stand behind President Goodluck Jonathan and the various security agencies in their determination to defeat the…

Teachers Dare Boko Haram: Uduaghan Cautions NUT On Closure of Schls Over Chibok Abduction

Teachers Dare Boko Haram: Uduaghan Cautions NUT On Closure of Schls Over Chibok Abduction

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has been advised against plans to close down all public schools in Nigeria over delay in the safe release of abducted Chibok girls and killing of teachers, as their action could be misconstrued as support for…

Abians Set Academic Record at Dillard University, USA ***Governor Orji lauds their high performance

Abia State has recorded another feat in the education sector. Recently in far away United States of America, three Abians came tops in their academic pursuit as they were among the four best graduating students at Dillard University. The three students who…

Jonathan Breaks Ground for Maritime University, Dockyard in Delta * As Uduaghan seeks Support for Jonathan in 2015

Jonathan Breaks Ground for Maritime University, Dockyard in Delta * As Uduaghan seeks Support for Jonathan in 2015

President Goodluck Jonathan made history on Saturday when he performed the ground breaking ceremony for the first maritime university in Africa, the Nigeria Maritime University at Okorenkoko, Warri Soith West Local Government Area of Delta State. Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan…

Breaking News: Court Denies Delta Bursary Fraudster Bail   *Adjourns Hearing To May 9 *NADESSTU Explains Role In Ezeanwani's Arrest

Breaking News: Court Denies Delta Bursary Fraudster Bail *Adjourns Hearing To May 9 *NADESSTU Explains Role In Ezeanwani's Arrest

Ambrose Ezeanwani, the 32 year old ex-University of Lagos student, an alleged students’ bursary scammer, who also blew the whistle over a purported racket in the students’ bursary scheme in Delta state, has been denied bail and subsequently remanded in Prison custody…

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…

Right Of Reply: Eghagha Denies Bursary Scam Claim In Unilag *Says Allegation Were Spurious, Libellous

Right Of Reply: Eghagha Denies Bursary Scam Claim In Unilag *Says Allegation Were Spurious, Libellous

The Delta state Ministry of Higher Education has reacted to alleged statements published by an online portal, following the recent demonstration by some students of University of Lagos, which accused the state Commissioner for Higher Education, Prof. Hope Eghagha of fraudulent actions…

Uduaghan takes cleanliness campaign to schools * Inaugurates Ultra Modern Sch Buildings in Warri

Uduaghan takes cleanliness campaign to schools * Inaugurates Ultra Modern Sch Buildings in Warri

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan on Tuesday took his campaign of a clean Delta to schools with a charge on teachers, pupils and stakeholders of schools across the state to imbibe the clean culture. Governor Uduaghan gave the charge while inaugurating…

PDP: Twist In Tukur’s Resignation, Despite Superior Pressure

PDP: Twist In Tukur’s Resignation, Despite Superior Pressure

Despite claims that Nigeria’s embattled National chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bamanga Tukur had handed President Goodluck Jonathan his resignation letter, there was a twist in the ensuing episode on Wednesday, when Tukur insisted that he is still chairman…

“No Automatic Promotion For Delta Teachers” -Uduaghan Says @ Gov. Akpabio Teacher’s Funeral *Laments Decadence In Youths

“No Automatic Promotion For Delta Teachers” -Uduaghan Says @ Gov. Akpabio Teacher’s Funeral *Laments Decadence In Youths

DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has justified the significance in merit and hardwork by reiterating that there will be no automatic promotion for teachers in government owned schools. The governor insisted that promotion would henceforth be based on merit, stressing that…

Boko Haram, ASUU, Challenge To Nigeria’s Governance, Says Uduaghan *Signs 3 Bills Into Law

Boko Haram, ASUU, Challenge To Nigeria’s Governance, Says Uduaghan *Signs 3 Bills Into Law

GOVERNOR Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has observed that the activities of Boko Haram and the industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have impacted on Jonathan’s presidency. According to him, the activities of Boko Haram and the industrial…

GEJ Pledges To Resolve Challenges With ASUU, Pensioners *Lauds Religious Leaders On Nation’s Unity

GEJ Pledges To Resolve Challenges With ASUU, Pensioners *Lauds Religious Leaders On Nation’s Unity

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan (GEJ), on Sunday, November 10, 2013 said the issues of Association of Senior Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), payment of arrears owed pensioners and that of the power sector would soon be a thing of the past. He…

Children’s Day: “Education Is ‘Elixir’ Of Nigerian Child” -Uduaghan  *As Delta Children’s Parliament Sits

Children’s Day: “Education Is ‘Elixir’ Of Nigerian Child” -Uduaghan *As Delta Children’s Parliament Sits

Oil rich Delta state Governor Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has described education as panacea for sustainable growth of the Nigerian child and called on parents and guardians to genuinely give guaranty to their children’s early education to enable them face future challenges. The…

We Are Striving For Quality Education In Delta – Says Gov Uduaghan

We Are Striving For Quality Education In Delta – Says Gov Uduaghan

DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has said his administration would not discriminate between public and private educational institutions in the quest of ensuring quality education for Deltans. Speaking at the weekend during the first convocation ceremony of Western Delta University, Oghara,…

Breaking News: Delta Govt Sets Masters Degree Minimum Qualification For Versity Dons

Breaking News: Delta Govt Sets Masters Degree Minimum Qualification For Versity Dons

Delta state governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has announced that henceforth Masters Degree would be the minimum qualification for lecturers in Higher Institutions of learning in the state, including Polytechnics and Colleges of Education. He said this while briefing participants at the Economic…