Okowa earmarks N18b for Warri, Uvwie storm drainages
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday disclosed that the state government has earmarked N18b to build six storm drainage projects to curtail flooding in Warri
Sir Henry Olujimi Boyo (1948-2019) ...Renowned businessman and newspaper columnist
Sir Henry Olujimi Boyo was born into the illustrious Boyo family of Warri, Delta State on February 9, 1948. He attended the Children’s Home School in Ibadan
Court convicts four for illegal operation on Nigerian waters, two internet fraudsters
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Benin City Zonal Office, has secured six convictions before Justice Emeka Nwite of the Federal High Court Warri, Delta State.
Three children die in Delta flood
Three children have reportedly died in Polobubo-Teskelewu community as flood hit several communities in Warri North Council, Delta State. The children – two boys and a girl, aged two to five years – from two different families, died in agonising circumstances, according to their parents.
Security operatives guard Shoprite, DSTV, MTN offices in Owerri, Port Harcourt, Warri, others
As all the DSTV and Shoprite shops in Owerri, the Imo State capital, were closed yesterday, combined team of police and other security agencies were seen guarding the premises of Shoprite located on Egbu Road.
Delta intervenes in failed portion of Warri/Sapele/Benin road
Delta State Government has expressed concern over the failed portion of the Warri/Benin road and has set aside N19.1 billion to complete Sector ‘A’ of the Ughelli/Asaba road dualisation project.
Omagbemi donates N.2m, balls, jerseys to former club, Invincible Leopards
Former Super Falcons Coach, Florence Omagbemi made a surprise appearance at the camp of Invincible Leopards Football Club of Warri, Delta State at the weekend, showing a cash gift of N200,000 (N.2million), sets of jerseys and soccer balls among other items to players and officials of the club.
Okowa tasks FG on resuscitation of Warri Port
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, on Wednesday in Asaba, stressed the need for the Federal Government to resuscitate Warri Port. Okowa, who gave the charge when the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli I, visited him at the Government House, said Warri Port remained a key factor in the economic development of the state and the country at large.
Players, friends throng Benin Club for Odigie at 80 tournament
Amateur golfers from across the country are expected to take over the golf course of the Benin Club, Golf Section (BCGS) on August 10 in celebration of Chief Odigie-Oyegun’s 80th birthday.
Delta government to demolish structures on waterways in Warri, environs
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta said on Monday that he would demolish all structures on waterways in Warri and its environs to address the flooding challenge in the area.
Fela Durotoye must be a good mentor
Sir, I am a papist and I avoid occasions that would make me miss Sunday Masses. "Expediency rules over principles" sometimes, so you can't avoid it. And so Linda called me, while I was in a burial service in Port Harcourt where I was living at the time before I moved to Abuja. I cabled…