Delta police restrict vehicular movement for January 6 council poll
The Delta State Police Command has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement in the state from 6am -3pm to ensure a hitch-free council election scheduled for Saturday, January 6, 2018.
Groups, others caution police over arrested Isoko rights activist
Isoko youths and some concerned stakeholders have cautioned the Delta State Police Command against media trial and hasty decision on arrested activist, Comrade Anthony A. Ogbalor.
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...
Cop allegedly shoots driver over N100 bribe
A suspected drunk police man on Thursday went berserk and allegedly opened fire on a moving commercial bus in Ibusa community near Asaba in Delta State, leaving a female passenger injured.
Delta police arrest five suspected kidnappers of four Britons
The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Zanna Ibrahim, gave the names of the suspects who were paraded yesterday by the police in Asaba, the state capital, as Ekpenunena Courtmember (19), Wirly Huludu (35), Godswill Hana (22), James Tennes (45) and Burutu Ebimene Arerebo (31).
Suspected cultists rape girl as part of initiation rites
A gang of suspected cult members on rampage in Asaba and its environs in Delta State at the weekend raped a 16-year-old girl (name withheld) in Okwe community during their initiation into a confraternity called Viking Queens.
Suspected militants kidnap four missionaries in Delta
Suspected militants have kidnapped four missionaries in Delta State.The Police Commissioner, Mr. Zanna Ibrahim, who addressed journalists yesterday in Asaba, said an anti-kidnapping team was already on the trail of the suspects.
DSS begins probe of body’s activities in Delta
The Department of State Services (DSS) has begun probe of the activities of the body in Ughelli, Asaba, Ibusa and its environs. In a swift raid on newsstands in the Delta State capital yesterday, over 10,000 copies of IPOB Newspaper were seized by operatives of the organisation.