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Gunmen kill NBA Chairman in Ughelli

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 By Our Correspondent Gunmen suspected to be assassins in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have killed the Ughelli branch Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Barrister  Icheghe. This is following series of killings rocking Ughelli metropolise, which has taken a new dimension. The incident it was gathered happened around 9pm at the 14 Ekredjebor ...

Delta Police Recover N450,000 Stolen from Biz Man in Delta

  By Omos Oyinbode, Warri A business man, one Agbarah Benawariebi, has cause to rejoice as the Enerhen Division of the Delta State Police Command, weekend, swooped on a three man robbery gang who dispossessed him of N450,000 he withdrew from his First Bank Account. Delta Police Public Relations Officer, Celestina Kalu, told journalists that the recovery ...

Delta Police Arrest Two Robbery Suspects

By Omos Oyinbode, Warri Delta State Police Command has arrested two notorious armed robbers, one Josiah Apoi and Oghenechuko Lucky, who were operating along Olomu Street in the city of Warri, Delta State. The arrest was made following a distress call to the B’ Division of the Police in Warri, leading to the deployment of Anti-Robbery ...

Peace ambassador arrested for biting fiancé’s manhood

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Mary Okpalaume A woman simply identified as Ms. Onajite was apprehended by men of the Ughelli Police ‘A’ division for allegedly biting her fiancé’s manhood. Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba. It was gathered that the woman who works as a peace ambassador for a renowned non-governmental organization (names withheld) descended on her fiancé after a misunderstanding ensued ...

Police Recover 7,365 PVCs Stolen in Delta

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BY OMOS OYINBODE, ASABA Police in Delta State have recovered not less than 7,365 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) earlier stolen from the office of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) by persons suspected to be political thugs in Oghara, Ethiope West Local Government Area of the state. CP Alkali Baba Usman, Delta State Commissioner of Police Following the ...

DELTA NLC SEEKS GOVT’S URGENT INTERVENTION ON KIDNAPPED LECTURERS

By Our Corresponent Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Delta State Council, Comrade Williams Akporeha has called on the Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan to urgently deploy relevant security agencies to secure the immediate release of some of the Delta State University lecturers kidnapped recently in the state. Comrade Akporeha made this call at ...

Kidnapped DELSU Lecturer Regains Freedom After 45 Days In Captivity

By Francis Sadhere Kidnapped Delta State University lecturer, Dr. Nyerohovwo Tonukari has been released in the early hours of yesterday after 45 torturous days in the hands of his kidnappers. His released came barely 24 hours after ASUU, DELSU chapter, staged a peaceful protest at the Government House, Asaba and the office of the Delta State Police ...

EPZ: Okorare Calls On Ijaws, Itsekiris to Give Peace a Chance

By Tejiri Ebikeme Former Chairmanship aspirant for Ughelli North Local Government Area, Chief Dave Okorare has called on the Itsekiris and the Ijaws to exercise moderation on their strong stance on the name and whatever may be their annoyance and grievances against the EPZ project and its inauguration. In  a statement, the Warri based businessman said Delta ...

Delta Police Arrests 11 Cultists, 12 year Old Girl Raped by 7 boys as Part of Initiation rites

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By Our Correspondent The Delta State Police Command has arrest 11 street cultists including a 12 years old girl who was raped by seven boys as part of her initiation rites into a cult in Warri recently The teenage female cultist who was arrested along the 11 cultists over bloody crisis between two rival street cults was said ...

BAYELSA POLICE ARRESTED ONE OF THE ALLEGED KIDNAPPERS OF LATE ADIGIN ESENI

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BY PHILIP EKE, YENAGOA DCP AHMED BELLO, THE ACTING COMPOL BAYELSA STATE The Acting commissioner of police Bayelsa State, DCP Ahmed Bello has commended the Bayelsa state police command and the ministry of health for the arrest of one of the kidnappers of late Chief Adigin Eseni, from Nembe local government area of Bayelsa state, a ...

Permanent Voter’s Card: Police, Navy, SSS, Others Synergize to Maintain Peace

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Francis Sadhere As the ongoing permanent voter’s card registration/collection exercise continues, security outfits in Delta State comprising the Nigeria Navy, Police, Air Force, State Security Service, Immigration, Road Safety, Fire Service and Prisons, have been synergizing to maintain law and order in the state, said Rabiu Husseini, Warri Area Commander. (L-R) Navy Captain Rotimi David Oderemi, ...

Group Condemns Murder of Final Year FUPRE Student, Calls on Ag IGP to Investigate Case

By Francis Sadhere Human Rights Organization, Centre for the Vulnerable And the Underprivileged, (CENTREP), has condemned the gruesome murder of Mr. Jimoh Latif Babatunde, a 400 level computer science student of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, (FUPRE) by unknown gunmen recently outside the premises of the University, calling on the Acting Inspector General of Police, ...

BAYELSA POLICE ARRESTS FOUR SUSPECTED KIDNAPPERS

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BY FELIX JEREMIAH The Bayelsa State Police has arrested four suspects in connection with the abduction of the 90-year-old mother of Senator Emmanuel Paulker, Madam Florentina. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hilary Opara, confirmed the arrest and assured that the nonagenarian would soon be released. The victim was on Wednesday morning kidnapped by unidentified gunmen at her ...

Aduba Calls on Boko Haram to Embrace Peace

By Francis Sadhere  Outgoing Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ikechukwu Aduba has called on the dreaded Boko Haram sect to lay down their arms and embrace peace for the growth and development of the Nation, assuring Nigerians that the Federal Government would soon win the war against terrorists. Mr. Aduba made this call while addressing members ...
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