Saturday, 24th September 2022
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Delta State

7 Sep
Women and youths from Obi-Ugbe community, near Asaba, Delta State, yesterday, barricaded the state Government House for hours as they protested alleged take-over of their land by the state Commissioner for Land, Mrs. Kate Onianwa, and her ministry officials.
29 Aug
The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has returned Sheriff Oborevwori as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State for the 2023 general elections. Oborevwori is the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly. The Appeal Court set aside the judgment of Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High…
19 Aug
Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State, Chief Omeni Sobotie, has boasted that the party will cut short the lifespan of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state through the 2023 general elections.
11 Aug
Organisers of the maiden Diamond Superstars National Open Kickboxing Championship, which is debuting this year in Asaba, Delta State, have declared the city ready for the competition.
10 Aug
Lawyers of Isoko extraction, Delta State, have been called upon to unite and forge a formidable vanguard that will make an impact in the legal profession and advance the cause of Isoko nation.
9 Jul
A former aide to president Umar Musa Yaradua, Olorogun David Edevbie, has broken his silence after the high court ruling disqualifying Sherrif Oborovborie as the governorship candidate of PDP in Delta. Edevbie had maintained silence after the ruling. "My good people, you may recall that at the beginning of my consultations, I said that the…
30 Jun
Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, APC Governorship Candidate in Delta and Deputy Senate President has picked Mr Ossai Osanebi as his running mate for the 2023 gubernatorial election. Osanebi’s nomination is contained in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, signed by Mr Ima Niboro, Director, Communications and Media Strategy, Delta APC Gubernatorial Campaign Organisation. The News Agency…
26 Jun
The Police Command in Delta has apprehended a 33-year-old suspected ritualist in the state. The state  command’s spokesman, DSP Bright Edafe ,disclosed this to newsmen on Sunday in Warri. Edafe said that the suspect was being quizzed by the command over the alleged killing his son for money ritual. He said that the suspect was…
25 Jun
Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday, said that the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has poor understanding of governance for criticising everything his administration has done.
23 Jun
Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, the vice-presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), may have jolted many with his punch line, “I am an Igbo man.”
22 Jun
Some members of Otulu-Ogwashi-Uku community in Aniocha South Local Council of Delta State have rejected the selection of a traditional ruler in their kingdom.
21 Jun
Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, the vice presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), may have jolted many with his punch line, "I am an Igbo man." Facing the nation live, Okowa, a man known for his taciturnity, went point-blank to declare his 'Igboness,' wide-eyed and unapologetically. It took ARISE TV's chatty youthful…


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Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Enugu chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has assured of its readiness to bring disruptive change to governance in the state. This was disclosed on Saturday after the party's ward-level consultative meetings were held simultaneously across the 260 wards. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of…
1 hour ago
The White House on Saturday blasted a court ruling in Arizona that imposes a near-complete ban on abortions in the southwestern US state as "catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable."
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Powerful storm Fiona knocked out electricity to more than 500,000 homes Saturday as it lashed east Canada with strong winds and heavy rains in conditions that police said were "like nothing we've ever seen."
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Police in Ogun have arrested an 84-year-old man, Stephen Jack for having unlawful carnal knowledge of an eight-year-old girl.
2 hours ago
The Lagos State High Court has declared that it is unconstitutional for Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to impose fines on motorists suspected to have committed traffic offenses without a court order. The judge Justice Olalekan Oresanya made the declaration while delivering judgment in a suit filed by a motorist, Lawal Aliyu against LASTMA,…