Ebreneyin promises exciting moments at Ibori Club’s Captain’s inaugural tourney
Players arrive, register today as tourney tees off tomorrow Golfers from across the country are expected to converge on the Ibori Golf and Country Club, Asaba, to celebrate the club’s captain, Alfred Ebreneyin’s inaugural competition. In preparation for the tournament, the club has been tuned up in style in anticipation of a grand event, where…
The Asaba genocide: Consequences and lessons
War and conflict have remained man’s unending affliction with devastating consequences. Some of which remain painfully permanent.
Okowa and Delta Hawk initiative - Part 3
Continued from yesterday The SCPC has The Asagba of Asaba, Obi (Prof.) Chike Edozien as Co-Chairman, Mr Mamman Rijau, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Department of Operations (Co-Chairman); Alhaji Billamin Emiko (NSCIA), Rev. Ejiniewe Joseph (CAN), Marshall Prosper Ojoh (PCRC), Dr. Kehinde Taiga (Civil Society Organisation), Comrade Goodluck Oforbruku (Labour Unions), Mrs Agatha Ajede (NCWS), Comrade…
Police officer’s wife bags two-year jail term for maltreating maid in Delta
Mrs Precious Joseph, wife of a police officer, has been jailed for two years without an option of fine for violently abusing her nine-year-old maid, Miss Agatha Emmanuel
Pastors to begin fresh 26-year imprisonment after serving 17-year term
Justice F.N. Azinge of the Delta State High Court sitting in Otor-Udu has convicted and sentenced the duo of Pastor Glory Okeoghene Aberefa and Reverend Vincent Okpogo
Fire guts Ogbogonogo market, Asaba
Popular general purpose market, Ogbogonogo market, Asaba has been gutted by early morning wild fire. As at the time of filing this report, cause of fire was yet unknown. The market is located along Nnebisi Road, Asaba. It was however gathered that the fire did not spread to the main building complex. Details later
Lockdown incites anger
Pains of the lockdown across parts of the country went a notch further yesterday when a soldier in Asaba, Delta State, shot and killed a 28-year-old man, Joseph Pessu, for allegedly failing to stop at a roadblock
Gunmen kill two policemen, civilians at Delta nightclub
Two mobile policemen and two civilians were in the early hours of yesterday killed by a hail of bullets from unidentified gunmen at a popular nightclub in the Udu area of Delta State.
Ifajuyigbe: Fajuyi in history & as history - Part 1
It was my late father who first stimulated my interest in the character and fate of Lt. Col. Francis Adekunle Fajuyi, shortly after the man died in the heat of the July 1966 upheaval which ultimately led the nation into genocidal anarchy for thirty long months.
Asaba ready to host Super Eagles, says Okowa
Delta State’s Commissioner for Sports, Tony Okowa has assured Nigerians that the state was 100 per cent ready to host the Super Eagles’ 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifier against the Leon Stars of Sierra Leone on March 27 at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.