Panic as army invades Delta community, arrests town president, others
There is apprehension in Umuseti Community in Kwale, Ndokwa West Council Area of Delta State, following military officers arrest of five youths and President of the town, Felix Izah, over the closure of Pillar Oil Flow Station.
Delta Government sues for peace as police returns to work
Delta State Government has appealed to youths to give peace a chance, as police return to duty in the state
South South demands restructuring, federalism
Governors and people of the South South geopolitical zone have demanded for restructuring anchored on true federalism for peace, security and stability of Nigeria.
Delta unveils Operation Crocodile Smile, tasks military on professionalism
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday, unveiled the Nigeria Army’s Operation Crocodile Smile, urging military officers to be humane and professional in the discharge of their duties.
Governors differ over alleged diversion of 13% oil derivation funds
Amid mounting allegations of diversion of 13 per cent oil derivation funds levelled against oil-producing states, some governors have refused to give detailed accounts of how the money has been spent over the years...
Okowa canvasses restructuring, skills acquisition for better nation
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the many challenges facing the country can only be addressed through restructuring its economic and political fabrics to engender a better polity.
Delta House Committee lauds ministry’s commitment to COVID-19 fight
The Delta House of Assembly Committee on Health has lauded the state Ministry of Health and its agencies for being proactive in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The Chairman of the committee, Mr Austin Uroye, made the commendation on Monday in Asaba, when the Commissioner for Health, Dr Mordi Ononye, appeared before the committee…
Council chairman, workers disagree over non-payment of salaries
Employees of Oshimili South Council Area of Delta State, yesterday, barricaded the entrance of the council, locked out the Chairman, Uche Osadebe, and others over non-payment of salaries. The aggrieved workers said Osadebe refused to authorise payment of their salaries, even as they alleged that he has been engaging in illegal procurements. One of the…
Okowa urges FG to revive Warri Port
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has called on the Federal Government to quickly resuscitate the Warri Port, to curb unemployment in the state and the country. The governor made the call at a meeting with youths, including #EndSARS protesters, civil society groups, students, community leaders, and other stakeholders across Delta South and Delta Central senatorial…