UN General Assembly: Jonathan Seeks Global Collaboration To End Terrorism

UN General Assembly: Jonathan Seeks Global Collaboration To End Terrorism

Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan, at the United Nations General Assembly, has called for international collaboration to end terrorism, vowing that the country will not relent in its fight against the menace. “Let me underline today, that we shall not waver until we…

"Crude Oil Theft, Threat To International Peace" -Says Uduaghan @ UN Assembly

"Crude Oil Theft, Threat To International Peace" -Says Uduaghan @ UN Assembly

The persistence of crude oil theft in the Niger Delta region where over 400,000 barrels per day are stolen may threaten world peace and democracy if concerted action is not taken to curb it, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, governor of Delta State,…

UN Commends Delta State On Delivery Of MDGs *As Uduaghan Moves To Institutionalise Standard

UN Commends Delta State On Delivery Of MDGs *As Uduaghan Moves To Institutionalise Standard

After over a year’s on-the-spot-assessment of implementation of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the United Nations has commended the Delta State government for meeting international standards in the thematic areas of education, health, agriculture, provision of portable water and sanitation through the…

Banking & Finance: QNB Acquires Additional 11.0% Stake In Ecobank

Banking & Finance: QNB Acquires Additional 11.0% Stake In Ecobank

In continuation of its strategy of international expansion and growth, QNB, “One of the World’s Strongest Banks” has announced the acquisition of an additional holding of 11.0%1 (2,047,877,260 ordinary shares) in Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (Ecobank), making QNB Group’s total stake in Ecobank…

Revealed: CBN Enables Boko Haram Funding -Says Australian Negotiator

Revealed: CBN Enables Boko Haram Funding -Says Australian Negotiator

Australian negotiator Dr Stephen Davis continues making shocking claims now alleging that Boko Haram pass a large amount of their finances through the Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN). This comes days after the expert, who had spent 4 months in Nigeria’s North-East…

ITF Confab: Obi Lifts Nigeria's Transport Sector In Bulgaria, Lauds Uduaghan

ITF Confab: Obi Lifts Nigeria's Transport Sector In Bulgaria, Lauds Uduaghan

The Chairman of the Delta State Council of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) has described the 43rd conference of International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) held at Sofia, Bulgaria as a good opportunity to deliberate on issues affecting the transport…

Ebola: WHO Okays Untested Zmapp Drugs  *As ECOWAS Staff Dies of Virus in Lagos

Ebola: WHO Okays Untested Zmapp Drugs *As ECOWAS Staff Dies of Virus in Lagos

World Health Organization says untested drugs can be used to treat patients infected with the Ebola virus, considering the scale of the outbreak and more than 1,000 recorded deaths in West Africa. The WHO made the statement after its medical experts met…

Okagbare Justifies Uduaghan's Support: Seals Sprint Double, Wins 200m

Okagbare Justifies Uduaghan's Support: Seals Sprint Double, Wins 200m

Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare completed a Glasgow 2014 sprint double by winning the women’s 200m, finishing the race at 22.25 seconds to claim victory quite ahead of Jodie Williams and Bianca Williams, both English. Okagbare, 25 had on Monday won the 100 meters…

UNIDO, NEPC, NIPC Thrilled As Uduaghan Unfolds Delta Investment, Export Potentials

UNIDO, NEPC, NIPC Thrilled As Uduaghan Unfolds Delta Investment, Export Potentials

Delta State has been assured of support by stakeholders including United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), and Nigerian Investment Promotion Council (NIPC) in its strive for investment components of its Delta Beyond Oil policy which seeks to…

15 Deltans Graduate From Italian Shoemaking Institute *As UNIDO, Delta Sign Pact

Fifteen students sponsored by the Delta State Government for a training in Footwear Design and Technology yesterday graduated from the prestigious Moda Pelle Academy, Milano, Italy after two weeks of intensive training. The state had also signed a Memorandum of Understanding with…

2015 Elections Will Be Violence Free -Says Gov. Uduaghan *As US Diplomat to Nigeria Visits Delta

2015 Elections Will Be Violence Free -Says Gov. Uduaghan *As US Diplomat to Nigeria Visits Delta

Delta State Governor DR. Emmanuel Uduaghan has assured Nigerians that the 2015 general elections would be free, fair and devoid of violence. Governor Uduaghan who gave this assurance on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 in Asaba when he received the United States Ambassador…

Delta Partners UNIDO To Grow Agribiz, Others

Delta Partners UNIDO To Grow Agribiz, Others

In its determination to further boost bee keeping, fishery and oil palm production in Nigeria’s oil and gas wealthy Delta State, the Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan led government has reached an agreement with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) to provide technical…

UK Expresses Readiness to Invest In Delta State   *Lauds Gov Uduaghan’s Infrastructural Efforts

UK Expresses Readiness to Invest In Delta State *Lauds Gov Uduaghan’s Infrastructural Efforts

The British Government has expressed readiness to invest in Delta State and assist the state to develop its potentials to grow the economy. British Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Peter Carter who disclosed this in Asaba yesterday during a visit to…

Uduaghan Calls for Global Collaboration against Terrorism *As Defence Attaches thumps up for Uduaghan’s Economic Model

Uduaghan Calls for Global Collaboration against Terrorism *As Defence Attaches thumps up for Uduaghan’s Economic Model

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has urged countries in the world to collectively step up actions to stem the tide of terrorism in Nigeria and other parts of the globe. Besides, Foreign Defence Advisers/Attaches to Nigeria have also commended the Delta…

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…

Economy: Uduaghan Leads Delta Delegation To Cologne Investment Forum

Economy: Uduaghan Leads Delta Delegation To Cologne Investment Forum

Delta State governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has taken his drive for investment to Germany where the 2014 African Finance and Investment Forum (AFIF) is currently taking place in Cologne. A statement signed by the Special Assistant to Delta state Commissioner for Infrmation,…

Breaking News: Turkish Arms Deal With Boko-Haram Terrorists In Nigeria Exposed

Breaking News: Turkish Arms Deal With Boko-Haram Terrorists In Nigeria Exposed

The Nigeria -Turkey relations may soon be broken as facts made available to Blank NEWS Online indicate that Turkish Airlines and the Turkish intelligence service MIT may have been aiding islamist terrorists with massive supply of arms to wage war against Nigeria’s…

Paris Summit for Security in Nigeria Ends: *Vows To Free Abducted Girls, Crush Boko Haram, Ansaru *Int'l Sanctions Against Terrorists *US, UK, France, EU Mobilise Donors

Paris Summit for Security in Nigeria Ends: *Vows To Free Abducted Girls, Crush Boko Haram, Ansaru *Int'l Sanctions Against Terrorists *US, UK, France, EU Mobilise Donors

The Heads of State of Benin, Cameroon, Chad, France, Niger and Nigeria, as well as representatives of the European Union, the United Kingdom and the United States, participated on 17 May 2014 in a Summit in Paris dedicated to security in Nigeria. This…

Solar Power: Canada To Spend $5Bn On 3,000 MW In Nigeria *Delta to Get 1,000 Megawatts

Solar Power: Canada To Spend $5Bn On 3,000 MW In Nigeria *Delta to Get 1,000 Megawatts

Delta State has taken the lead in the generation of renewable energy as Canada invests five billion United States dollars in Nigeria to produce 3,000 megawatts of electricity. The initiative of the State Government to key into the green economy programme of…

Obama Confirms Int'l Community's Zeal To Stop Boko-Haram "Madness" In Nigeria

Obama Confirms Int'l Community's Zeal To Stop Boko-Haram "Madness" In Nigeria

President of the United States of America, Barack Obama has called for urgent international response to the Boko Haram insurgency in Northern Nigeria and describing the kidnapping of over 200 schoolgirls by the Islamists sect as “heartbreaking” and “outrageous”. “It’s a heartbreaking…

UN, Kumuyi laud Delta Strides On Prudence, Infrastructure Dev *As Uduaghan Seeks Leaders’ Independent Evaluation

UN, Kumuyi laud Delta Strides On Prudence, Infrastructure Dev *As Uduaghan Seeks Leaders’ Independent Evaluation

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan administration’s giant developmental strides have continued to receive recognition and commendation within and outside the shores of the country. The United Nations and revered cleric, Pastor William Kumuyi, General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church…

Delta Hosts Forum on Securing Oil Investments April 15

Delta Hosts Forum on Securing Oil Investments April 15

A two-day stakeholders’ forum on securing investments in the oil and gas industry begins in Effurun, Delta State, on Tuesday, April 15, the state Commissioner for Information, Chike Ogeah, has said. In a press statement issued in Warri, Ogeah said the forum…

Nigerian Politics & Amalgamation: Gov Uduaghan Addresses Confab @ London Houses of Parliament

Nigerian Politics & Amalgamation: Gov Uduaghan Addresses Confab @ London Houses of Parliament

The governor of oil and gas wealthy Delta state in Nigeria, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan was among Guest speakers on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the British African Diaspora Conference dedicated to Nigeria and held at the Houses of Parliament in London. Other…

“Nigeria Is Haven For Profitable Investment” -Uduaghan Assures Investors In London

“Nigeria Is Haven For Profitable Investment” -Uduaghan Assures Investors In London

The Governor of oil and gas wealthy Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has re-emphasised that with the deepening of the privatization of state enterprises and investment in the development of critical infrastructure, Nigeria stands out as the best destination for investments…

CAF Confederation Cup: Warri Wolves In Doula ***Rejects Hotel Amid Inyama’s counsel

CAF Confederation Cup: Warri Wolves In Doula ***Rejects Hotel Amid Inyama’s counsel

A 29 man Warri Wolves team led by Chief Emeka Inyama and Davidson Owumi touched down in Doula on Thursday afternoon in reradiness of their clash with Union Doula Football Club coming up today, Saturday, March 1, 2014.. The team comprising 18…

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…

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…

International Relations: Uduaghan Bags Outstanding Leadership Award In Dublin

International Relations: Uduaghan Bags Outstanding Leadership Award In Dublin

The governor of Nigeria’s oil and gas wealthy Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has on Saturday, January 18, 2014 received an International Outstanding Leadership Award from Metro Éireann, Ireland’s leading and only multi-cultural newspaper. Uduaghan who led a team of managers…

Commonwealth Parliament: Uduaghan Adocates Improved Trade Relations Among African Nations

Commonwealth Parliament: Uduaghan Adocates Improved Trade Relations Among African Nations

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has advocated an improved trade relations among African countries for speedy economic growth in the region. Dr. Uduaghan who made the call Sunday when the Executive members of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association paid him a courtesy visit…

Civil Society Groups Protest Against Poland Over Discrimination @ Embassy

Civil Society Groups Protest Against Poland Over Discrimination @ Embassy

The Civil Society Network on Climate Change in Nigeria has protested against alleged high-handedness, racial discrimination and unsavoury diplomatic passe by the Consulate of the Embassy of Poland, Abuja, Nigeria. In a strong worded petition jointly signed by 18 participating members of…