Gunman kills ex-provost of maritime school
A gunman at the weekend in Kiagbodo, home-town of Ijaw national leader, Edwin Clark, shot and killed the former provost of the School of Maritime, Burutu, Delta State, Dr. Johnson Ditimi.
Mob lynches suspected motorcycle thief in Delta
Angered by the increasing rate of motorcycle thieves in Ika nation, particularly in Agbor and its environs, a motorcyclist was reportedly lynched by angry mob...
Father, son get 14, 11-year jail terms for producing local gin
A father and his son, who used ethanol to produce local gin, popularly known as ogogoro/kai-kai, in Ogume community, Delta State have been sentenced to 14 and 11 years imprisonment respectively.
Delta monarchs decry damage of public property
MEMBERS of the Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers have asked communities in the state to protect government facilities in their domain. A communiqué issued at the end of the traditional rulers’ meeting in Asaba, the Chairman of the council and Obi of Owa, Dr. Emmanuel Efeizomor 11, who read the communiqué condemned the incessant…
Okowa appoints Okobah chairman primary health development agency
Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has approved the appointment of Delta born 2017 Winner of the American Academy of Family Physician Fellow's Award, Dr Mrs Isioma Okobah as the Chairman of the Delta State Primary Health Development Agency. A statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Hon. Festus Ovie Agas said with the appointment, Dr…
Okowa, Ojougboh in tug of war
THEY were ordinarily supposed to be the best of buddies, but the river between Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and Chief Cairo Ojougboh is as wide as the River Niger. In the rough and tumble world of politics, where ethnic loyalty is the order of the time, the two political heavyweights share so much in common.…
78,359 persons HIV victims in Delta, says Okowa
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has disclosed that about 78,359 persons are presently living with the dreaded HIV, out of the state’s estimated population of over five million.
APC needs smart politics to win Delta State, says Emerhor
Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, a financial expert, businessman and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will be 60 years on Saturday November 25.
Appoint Isoko as minister, board members, former Delta SSG tells FG
A former Secretary to the Delta State Government, Ovuzuorie Macaulay has urged the Federal Government to appoint an Isoko as minister or chairman of boards in a viable government agency or parastatal.