#BBNaija: I Am Not Surprised That Efe Won- Delta State Governor

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated Big Brother Naija 2017 winner, Efe Ejeba, describing him as a proud ambassador of Delta State. The governor noted that he wasn’t surprised when Efe won the competition by a whopping 57 percent of votes cast because he was well behaved in the Big Brother house. In……

Video: Nigerian Man Weds Two Women In Delta State

A Nigerian man who some days ago went viral on social media after he was revealed to be set to marry two women on the same day has gone through with the wedding. The viral photo which surfaced online led many to believe the proposed marriage was a sham but to counter the belief, the……

Why Kidnapping, cultism have taken over Delta State – CDHR

The Delta State Chapter of the Committee for Defense for Human Right, CDHR, today caused serious vehicular traffic in Warri and its environs as it identified unemployment and idleness among youths as the reason for the increase in kidnapping, cultism and other social vices in Delta State, Nigeria. Members of the CDHR who carried placards…

NNPC To Generate 4, 000 Megawatts Power

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC will generate about 4, 000 megawatts of power in the next ten years to boost the supply in the country. This was disclosed by the Corporation’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), Gas and Power, Engr. Saidu Mohammed, at the 2017 retreat of his Autonomous Business Unit, ABU…

Delta Govt. paid N15m into Ofili-Ajumogobia’s account, witness tells court

As the trial of Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia of a Federal High Court for alleged corruption continues in Lagos on Friday, a witness, Mr Uchenna Okaranwolu, told an Ikeja High Court that the Delta State Government paid N15 million into the bank account of the judge. Okaranwolu, an insurance salesman, was a former staff of Access……

Late Ogbemudia’s legacies Will Not Be Forgotten

Governor Godwin Obaseki stand by the Casket of Late Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia to pay his last respect Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has assured that his administration would not forget the legacies left behind by late Dr Samuel Ogbemudia, who was former military and democratic governor of the old Mid-West and Bendel States. The…

Delta State Declare 3 Days Morning In Honor Of Ogbemudia

Delta State Government has declared a three-day mourning in honor of late Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia, who died on Thursday at 84. A statement by the Director of Information in the state, Mr. Paul Osahon, in Asaba on Monday, said that Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa directed that the mourning should commence on Monday through Wednesday. It said…

Edo, Delta to give Ogbemudia state burial

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has met with the Ogbemudia family on Saturday to pay condolence to the family as well as to discuss plans for the former governor’s state burial. In addition, Edo and Delta states are collaborating to give the ex-Bendel state Military and democratic Governor a state burial, it was learnt….

General Samuel Ogbemudia’s Death, a colossal loss says Saraki

Senate president, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, received the news of the death of the former military governor of the defunct Midwestern state, brigadier general Samuel Ogbemudia with shock.​ ​In a statement signed ​by his special adviser on media and publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, ​Saraki ​described Ogbemudia’s death as a colossal loss to the country, especially coming at a time…

Panic as govt confirms another toxic waste dumped in Koko

What looks like toxic waste has again been found dumped in Koko, a farming town in the Warri North local government council of Delta state. A community leader and president of the National Association of Itsekiri Graduates, Mr Collins Edema, was quoted on Wednesday as saying that the villagers woke up on Monday and sighted…

Police nab robbery gang terrorising Delta residents

A three man robbery gang terrorising residents in Delta State which reportedly dispossessed a man of his N250, 000 wedding ring have been arrested and paraded by the Delta state Police Command. The suspects identified as Abamba Festu (48), Abbi, Ossai Lucky (38) and Okafor Kingsley (43) who are currently under-going further investigation, were arrested…