Global Climate Framework Uncertain –African energy leaders

Global Climate Framework Uncertain –African energy leaders

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, February 18, 2014/ –– African energy leaders see global climate framework uncertainty, high energy prices, and commodity prices as the critical issues driving Africa’s energy agenda this year, according to the 2014 World Energy Issues Monitor, released by World Energy…

Rotary Releases US$35.9 m To Fght Polio In Africa, Asia *As Nigeria Gets $7.7 m Grant

Rotary Releases US$35.9 m To Fght Polio In Africa, Asia *As Nigeria Gets $7.7 m Grant

The continued fight to eliminate polio gets an additional $36 million boost from Rotary in support of polio immunization activities and research to be carried out by the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, which aims to end the disabling viral disease worldwide by…

Health: Delta Sets Pace In Child Survival *As Uduaghan Launches Maternal Child Care Centre, High-tech Equipment

Health: Delta Sets Pace In Child Survival *As Uduaghan Launches Maternal Child Care Centre, High-tech Equipment

Delta State Government has broken another medical feat as the State University Teaching Hospital (DELSUTH), Oghara has been equipped with sophisticated equipment to take care of infants during the first month after birth. A neonatal unit, according to medical experts, is intensive…

National Confab: Southern Nigerians Seek Cohesion, Equal Rights *As Uduaghan Assures That Nigeria Will Not Disintegrate

National Confab: Southern Nigerians Seek Cohesion, Equal Rights *As Uduaghan Assures That Nigeria Will Not Disintegrate

Wednesday [12-02-14] In a bid for the people of Southern Nigeria to take a common position on the forthcoming National conference, the 4th General Conference of the Southern Nigeria People’s Assembly (SNPA) has held in Asaba, the Delta state capita, with a…

Obadina’s Murder Most Cruel, Says Gov Uduaghan  *As Ogeah urges police to unravel Obadina’s killing

Obadina’s Murder Most Cruel, Says Gov Uduaghan *As Ogeah urges police to unravel Obadina’s killing

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has expressed outrage at the brutal killing of Mr Toyin Obadina, who until his death was the Assistant Editor of Newswatch newspaper. The governor, in a statement by Felix Ofou, his Press Secretary, described the death…

Delta: Evuarherhe Is New Head Of Service, As Ofili Retires *Uduaghan Preaches Diligence To Delta Civil Servants

Delta: Evuarherhe Is New Head Of Service, As Ofili Retires *Uduaghan Preaches Diligence To Delta Civil Servants

GOVERNOR Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has on Monday January 23, 2014 sworn-in a new head for the State’s Civil Service (HOS), Mr. Paul Evuarherhe, with a charge on Civil Servants and Public Office holders to be dedicated to their duties and…

NIGERIA: President Jonathan’s 2014 Ministerial Nominees, Service Chiefs

2014: Jonathan’s Ministerial Nominees: 1. General Mohammed Aliyu Gusau rtd. (Zamfara) 2. Senator Musiliu Obanikoro (Lagos) 3. Boni Haruna (Adamawa) 4. Hon. Mohammed Wakil (Borno) 5. Alhaji Abduljelili Oyewale Adesiyan (Osun State) 6. Ambassador Aminu Wali (Kano) 7. Hadjia Jamilia Salik (Kano)…

Anti-Gay Law: Uduaghan Accuses Int’l Community Of Double Standard *Says Gay Marriage Is Taboo In Nigeria

Anti-Gay Law: Uduaghan Accuses Int’l Community Of Double Standard *Says Gay Marriage Is Taboo In Nigeria

Blank NEWS Online reports that Governor of Nigeria’s oil rich Delta state, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has in Dublin, Ireland, stoutly defended the law forbidding gay marriage in Nigeria, likening it to pedophilia, a psychiatric disorder, in which an adult has sexual interest…

$16 Bn Gas City Project: Delta Govt Convenes Ogborodo Community Crisis C’ttee

$16 Bn Gas City Project: Delta Govt Convenes Ogborodo Community Crisis C’ttee

Blank NEWS Online can report that the intra-communal crisis in Ugborodo, host Community to the on-going $16 billion (N2.56 trillion) Africa’s largest gas project has received some concerns and measure of positive outlook, as the Secretary to Delta State Government (SSG), Comrade…

Delta State To Become Nigeria’s Medical Tourism Destination – Ogeah

Delta State To Become Nigeria’s Medical Tourism Destination – Ogeah

With the successful kidney transplant accomplished at the Delta State University Teaching Hospital (DELSUTH), Oghara, on Tuesday, January 13, 2014, the stage is now set for the state to become Nigeria’s medical tourism destination. The kidney transplant, the first of its kind…

Forgery/Unlawful Possession Of Fire Arms: Court Arraigns Osogbue, Grants Him Bail

Forgery/Unlawful Possession Of Fire Arms: Court Arraigns Osogbue, Grants Him Bail

An American based businessman, Chief Steve Ike Osogbue, remanded at the Federal Prisons, Kwale, on the order of a Chief Magistrate, Mrs. A.N. Okonkwo Okanume, sitting at Ashaka Magisterial Division was on Monday, January 13, 2014 granted bail at Kwale High Court….

Medical Breakthrough: DELSUTH Completes First  Kidney Transplant

Medical Breakthrough: DELSUTH Completes First Kidney Transplant

True to the expectation of Deltans, Nigerians and the International Community, the Delta State University Teaching Hospital (DELSUTH), Oghara has recorded what is still considered a rare feat in the medical field in Nigeria with the successful kidney transplant. Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan,…

“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…

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…