Delta: Govt Will Not Allow Distraction On Multi-Billion Gas Project -Uduaghan Insists

Delta: Govt Will Not Allow Distraction On Multi-Billion Gas Project -Uduaghan Insists

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has re-affirmed his faith and commitment to the $16 billion Gas City Project in the state, insisting that the project was on course and would not be stalled by activities of fifth columnists. Uduaghan, in a…

Uduaghan Launches 130 Buses, Pledges Boost In Delta Mass-Transit

Uduaghan Launches 130 Buses, Pledges Boost In Delta Mass-Transit

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has commissioned 100 Toyota Hiace Buses and 30 Innoson High Capacity Buses with a pledge to continue to boost the Delta State Mass Transport programme. Governor Uduaghan who made this pledge on Monday, December 23, 2013…

CHRISTMAS: President Jonathan, Governor Uduaghan Seek Peaceful Co-Existence Among Nigerians

CHRISTMAS: President Jonathan, Governor Uduaghan Seek Peaceful Co-Existence Among Nigerians

As the Christians all over the world celebrate Christmas, Nigeria‘s President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and Delta state governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan have enjoined Nigerians to strengthen their resolve to remain united for the well-being of the country. In a Christmas message…

Delta 2014 Budget: Uduaghan Presents N391 Bn Proposal To Legislature, Pledges To Finish Strong

Delta 2014 Budget: Uduaghan Presents N391 Bn Proposal To Legislature, Pledges To Finish Strong

DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has presented a N391.51 (three hundred and ninety one billion, five hundred and ten million naira) budget proposal for the 2014 fiscal year to the state Legislature with an assurance that his administration will finish strong….

Cude Oil Theft: Uduaghan Seeks Int’l Community’s Aid In London *As Nigeria Loses $1.6bn Annually

Cude Oil Theft: Uduaghan Seeks Int’l Community’s Aid In London *As Nigeria Loses $1.6bn Annually

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of oil and gas rich Delta State, has urged the International community aid Nigeria to grow its economy in the on-going campaign against crude oil theft. Uduaghan, who is also chairman of the National Economic Council on Crude Oil…

Asaba Airport Handles 6,349 Flights; 192,714 Passengers In 16 Months –Ogeah Reveals

Asaba Airport Handles 6,349 Flights; 192,714 Passengers In 16 Months –Ogeah Reveals

After commencing commercial flight operations on July 13, 2011, Asaba Airport has handled 6,331 flights and 192,651 passengers at the end of October 2013. A statement issued by Mr. Pius Mordi, Special Assistant to the Delta state Commissioner for Information, Chike Ogeah…

AGBARHA-OTOR AGOG AS ENGR. CHRISTABEL OBIUWEVBI BAGS HER SECOND CHIEFTAINCY TITLE

AGBARHA-OTOR AGOG AS ENGR. CHRISTABEL OBIUWEVBI BAGS HER SECOND CHIEFTAINCY TITLE

Chief Engr. Christabel Oke Obiuwevbi, an Executive Assistant to Deputy Governor, Delta State was recently honoured by His Majesty, Richard Oghenevwogaga Ebelle Okorefe 1, Ovie Of Agbarha-Otor Kingdom in Ughelli North LGA, Delta State as the AVWEROTOMA of Agbarha-Otor for her contributions…

Breaking News: NCAA Reveals How Aviation Ministry Inflated Car Budget With N403m *As Mixed-Reactions Trail Oduah’s Travails

Breaking News: NCAA Reveals How Aviation Ministry Inflated Car Budget With N403m *As Mixed-Reactions Trail Oduah’s Travails

Former Acting Director-General of Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Mr Joyce Nkemakolam has revealed that the N240 million approved budget for operational vehicles was deliberately inflated to N643 million by the Ministry of Aviation. This revelation came on the heels of series…

Egugbo’s Book Launch: Nigeria Civil War Veteran Gives Recipe For National Growth

Egugbo’s Book Launch: Nigeria Civil War Veteran Gives Recipe For National Growth

NIGERIA civil war veteran and renowned author, Brig.General Godwin Alabi Isama (rtd), has laid out a four-element pathway to sustainable development of the Nigerian nation. Isama, at the launch of the ‘Memoirs Of A journalist In Government Media’ authored by the Chairman,…

“Call Off On-Going Strike Action”, South-South/South-East Governors Tell ASUU

“Call Off On-Going Strike Action”, South-South/South-East Governors Tell ASUU

South-South and South-East Governors have urged  the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off their on-going industrial action in the interest of the Nigerian students and the nation. The Governors made the call Sunday, September 29, 2013 at the end…

Breaking News: Asaba International Airport To Airlift Pilgrims To Holy Land

Breaking News: Asaba International Airport To Airlift Pilgrims To Holy Land

Delta State government has revealed plans to airlift pilgrims from the Asaba International Airport, located in the state capital, to the holy lands overseas. Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State said his administration would collaborate with the Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC)…

DELTA: “Declare State-Of-Emergency In DLA” -Workers Urge Uduaghan  *As Igbini Boasts Of Gov’s Back-Up, Rebuffs HOS, MoU *Labour Raises Security Alert

DELTA: “Declare State-Of-Emergency In DLA” -Workers Urge Uduaghan *As Igbini Boasts Of Gov’s Back-Up, Rebuffs HOS, MoU *Labour Raises Security Alert

The once peaceful scenario of Asaba, the Delta state capital, may soon turn into a hot-bed of crisis if urgent security measures are not put in place to curb an alleged impending invasion by thugs on the orders of embattled Director General…

DELTA: Obielum Donates Relief Materials To Itsekiri Communities

DELTA: Obielum Donates Relief Materials To Itsekiri Communities

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Chief Godwill Obielum has donated relief materials worth millions of naira to be distributed among indigenes of the seven Itsekiri communities in Delta state, who were recently displaced as a result of an attack on their…

DELTA: Uduaghan Parleys Aggrieved Handicaps *As Ogeah Decries Claims Of Govt Neglect *Detainees In Protective Custody -Police

DELTA: Uduaghan Parleys Aggrieved Handicaps *As Ogeah Decries Claims Of Govt Neglect *Detainees In Protective Custody -Police

In a bid to give sucour and heed the grievances of handicaps in Delta state, especially those who held the state under siege on Monday, July 08, 2013, Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan has met with the leadership of the Physically Challenged persons in…

Unveiling A Quintessential Politician And Administrator: Chief Engr. Christabel Obiuwevbi “Ivie Of Abraka kingdom”

Unveiling A Quintessential Politician And Administrator: Chief Engr. Christabel Obiuwevbi “Ivie Of Abraka kingdom”

The Ovie of Umiagwa-Abraka Kingdom, HRM Air Vice Marshal L. O. Ararile (Avwaeke I) on Friday, March 29, 2013 conferred a Honorary Chieftaincy title of Ivie of Abraka kingdom on Chief Engr. Christabel Obiuwevbi as a result of her outstanding contribution to…

KING TJT PRINCEWILL, GOV. HENRY SERIAKE DICKSON, EKINE SEKIAPU SOCIETY AND KALABARI HISTORICAL ALAGBA MASQUERADE – OVERVIEW OF AN INSIDER

KING TJT PRINCEWILL, GOV. HENRY SERIAKE DICKSON, EKINE SEKIAPU SOCIETY AND KALABARI HISTORICAL ALAGBA MASQUERADE – OVERVIEW OF AN INSIDER

The Kalabari are Ijaw-speaking people comprising three Local Government Areas of Asari-Toru, Akuku-Toru and Degema with Buguma as its traditional capital in Rivers State. They live on 23 islands in the Niger Delta of Southern Nigeria. Their traditional economy is based on…

Niger Delta: Gov. Uduaghan Decries Injustice, Inequity –As Okonjo-Iweala, Jibunor Bag Silverbird Award

Niger Delta: Gov. Uduaghan Decries Injustice, Inequity –As Okonjo-Iweala, Jibunor Bag Silverbird Award

DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has decried the injustice being suffered by the people of the Niger Delta region. Speaking at Silverbird ‘Man of the Year 2012’ award held Thursday night in Lagos, where two Deltans bagged awards, Governor Uduaghan said…

Breakdown Of Proposed Delta State 2013 Budget –By Kenneth Okpara

Breakdown Of Proposed Delta State 2013 Budget –By Kenneth Okpara

The details of the proposed Delta State 2013 budget which formed part of a press briefing by Mr. Kenneth Okpara, Commissioner for Economic Planning on Thursday, January, 2013 was made available to Blank NEWS Online by the Commissioner, through his Special Assistant, Omamuyovwi Edewor….