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Two persons badly injured as bomb explosion rocks Victor Ochei's 2015 Campaign Meeting at Obomkpa in Aniocha North Local Government of Delta State. The speaker escaped unhurt.

AZIZA INAUGURATES UPU U.K BRANCH EXCO

Nyerhovwo Oghenetejiri Chief (Maj.-Gen.) Patrick Aziza (rtd), President General, Urhobo Progress Union( UPU) world-wide has inaugurated  the executive of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), United Kingdom(U.K) branch to run it’s affairs for the next three years with a call on Urhobos there to work with the exco to ensure unity and progress amongst them  as well as ...

Dickson tasks PDP faithful on solidarity to party

  Jesse Ese, Yenagoa Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, has called on all those who are faithful to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to be vigorous in their support for the party. The Governor made this remark while interacting with members of the party at the Bayelsa State PDP Secretariat building in Yenagoa recently. Gov. Dickson further refuted claims by ...

Govt to commission Kpansia Market, January

Jesse Ese, Yenagoa The Commissioner of Trade, Industry and Investment, Hon. Ayakeme Massa, has stated that government would ensure that the Kpansia Market in Yenagoa is completed and commissioned in January next year. This was as a result of the peaceful agreement between the land owners and government concerning the New Kpansia Market project which has been ...

Bayelsa Electricity Board unveils factors behind power failure

Jesse Ese, Yenagoa As the drop in the power network in Yenagoa continues, the Bayelsa State Electricity Company has revealed that the epileptic power supply has persisted because the power plant was too old to power the state capital. The Managing Director of the Bayelsa State Electricity Company, and Special Assistant to the Governor on Power, Engr. ...

Lawyer Kicks Against IYC Election

Tejiri Ebikeme A Warri based lawyer and spokesman aspirant, Eric Omare, for the just concluded Ijaw Youths Council (IYC, Worldwide) elections, has kicked against the outcome of the election, calling on President Goodluck Jonathan and other prominent Ijaws to wade into the matter. He said in a press statement that as an Aspirant for the position of ...

Group Threatens Showdown With Agip Over Lack of Better Deal For Nigerians

THE Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC) has threatened a total showdown with Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) in the days ahead over alleged short-changing of Nigerians working in the company. While imploring President Goodluck Jonathan to prevail on the management of the company to give Nigerians a better deal, the group said it ...

How 76 year Old Woman Escaped from Kidnappers Den

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By Francis Sadhere The people of AKPERHE community of Olomu kingdom in Ughelli-South Area of Delta State could now hide their joy as 76 year old Mrs Otiti Esegba who was kidnapped by armed men escaped from her abductors at Oviri-Olomu. Mrs. Esegba, mother of Engr. Benard Esegba, Managing Director of Ben-Segba Technical Services Ltd, an oil ...

N255m Cars: Ignore calls for removal of Oduah, Erotomi urges Jonathan

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By Francis Sadhere   THE National President of Niger Delta Good Governance Forum, Lt. Col. Satchie Ayomike Etoromi (rtd), today, urged President Goodluck Jonathan to ignore what he described as evil calls for the removal of the Minister of Aviation, Princess Stella Oduah over the controversial N255 million bullet proof cars, saying what she did was legal. Speaking ...

#255M BULLET-PROOF CARS: GROUP DEFENDS ODUAH, WARNS HOUSE OF REPS AGAINST ARRESTING HER

By Our Correspondent THE Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC), has defended the Minister of Aviation, Princess Stella Oduah over the raging controversial #255M bullet-proof cars, warning the House of Representatives not to contemplate arresting her, just as it condemned the panel set up by President Goodluck Jonathan to investigate the purchase of the ...

Day Local Community Contractors applauded Chevron

By Our Correspondent Thursday September 27, 2013 was remarkable in the annals of festivities in the Niger Delta region. The venue was Wellington Hotel Effurun, Warri and the atmosphere was captivating, with cultural performances by troupes from Ilaje, Ijaw and Itsekiri ethnic nationalities; cutting of cake, recognition and awards, and different presentations by various stakeholders in ...

Warri Industrial Business Park not a white elephant project- Ojakovo

By Francis Sadhere The Director in charge of Finance and Cooperate Services, Warri Industrial Business Park, Mr. Emmanuel Ojakovo has reassured the public that the park, contrary to the views of some people, was not a white elephant project. He said that the park would become operation by 2014, stressing that all necessary arrangements for the execution ...

Utagba-Uno community commends Governor Uduaghan for his developmental projects

By Francis Sadhere The people of Utagba-Uno in Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State have commended Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan for his developmental projects executed by DESOPADEC in the community. The commendation was made during an inspection tour of projects in the area by the State Commissioner, Special Duties, DESOPADEC, Timi Tonye. Meanwhile, the Commissioner, Special Duties ...

DELTA STATE TRADE FAIR 2013: Government Earmarks 1billion naira for renovation of markets

By Francis Sadhere  As part of its commitment to the Delta Beyond Oil Initiative, the Delta State Government, through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has earmarked the sum of one billion naira as intervention fund for the renovation of deplorable markets all over the state. The Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan said this during the ...
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