Delta State records 312 rape cases, creates DPP office
Three hundred and twelve rape and defilement cases are presently being tried at different high courts across Delta State, the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Mrakpor, has disclosed.
Delta government demands five year warranty from contractors
The Delta Government has directed contractors handling various construction works in the state to give a five-year warranty on every contract executed. Mr Peter Mrakpor, the State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, gave the directive at a Ministerial Press Briefing in Asaba on Monday. He said that the move was aimed at checking substandard projects…
25 countries register for Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships
The 21st African Senior Athletics Championships to be hosted in Asaba, Delta State from August 1 to 5 is set to be the biggest ever as projections of athletes’ registration currently shows. As much as 25 countries have already registered and many more are still expected. A current breakdown indicates 473 male athletes have already…
300 athletes storm Ozoro for Dr. Awoture Eleyae U-15 championship
Over 300 young athletes from 25 local government areas of Delta State are expected to storm Ozoro in the Isoko North of the state for the 2018 edition of Dr. Awoture Eleyae U-14 and U-15 Athletics Championship. The competition, which holds from May 3-5, had produced notable athletes for the country since its inception, including…
PDP senatorial aspirant pledges better deal for Anioma
A former member of the House of Representatives, Prince Ned Nwoko, who is currently seeking to contest for Delta North senatorial district in the 2019 election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party...
Thousands rendered homeless by rainstorm in Isoko
This is certainly not the best of times for the people of Okpe Isoko in Isoko North local council of Delta State as they are currently counting their loses following a heavy rainstorm that wreaked havoc in the agrarian community.
Delta state has over 40,000 blind people
Delta State has over 40,000 blind people, while 20,000, mostly women and children, are infected with cataract. This revelation came to fore at the flag-off of free eye surgeries, at Umunede, Ika North East Local Council Area of Delta State, courtesy of O5 Initiative, the pet project of the state governor’s wife, Dame Edith Okowa.…
Group extols Okowa’s leadership qualities, calls for second term
The Leadership of Legacy group, a strong PDP Support group in Delta State, has vowed to massively mobilise voters for the re-election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in 2019.
Delta selects pig, poultry farmers for livestock development
The Delta State Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources has commenced the selection of pig and poultry farmers to participate in the livestock development programmes of the state.