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Road block: Delta police set up taskforce to enforce ban

IG of Police Solomon Arase

The Delta Police Command has set up a special task-force to enforce the recent directive issued by the Force Headquarters banning roadblocks in the country. NAN recalls that the Acting-Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase, recently directed that all police roadblocks nationwide should be disbanded. The Commissioner of Police in Delta, Mr Usman Alkali, told […]

Delta workers strike, paralyse council activites

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan

Jethro Ibileke/Asaba The indefinite strike action embarked upon by workers of the 25 local government councils of Delta State on Monday paralysed all forms of activities at the secretariats across the state. The workers under the aegis of National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), who were protesting the non-payment of their salaries in the […]

Uduaghan calls for new value system, diversification of economy

Emmanuel Uduaghan, Governor of Delta State

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta on Saturday stressed the need for Sub-Saharan Africa countries to fashion out a new value system and diversify their economies to achieve economic progress. Uduaghan, who said this in Ibadan at the 2nd National Public Lecture of the University of Ibadan (UI), ALUMNI Association, held at the Trenchard hall, UI, […]

Re-run: PDP wins Delta Central Senatorial election

Ighoyota Amori : wins re-run senatorial election in Delta

Ighoyota Amori of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been declared winner of the Delta Central Senatorial election. Announcing the results, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Returning Officer, Prof. Prekeyi Tawari-Fideyin, said Amori polled 116,723 votes to defeat two other contestants. They are: Ovie Omo-Agege of the Labour Party (LP) and Halims Agoda of […]

APC Sacks Chieftains Over Diversion Of Campaign Funds

APC Logo 3

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, has expelled three chieftains of the party in the state for allegedly embezzling campaign funds and engaging in anti-party activities. The expulsion of the three leaders followed an emergency meeting held on Monday at the party’s secretariat in Asaba, the Delta State capital, southern […]

Uduaghan commends Delta people, hails card reader

Emmanuel Uduaghan, Governor of Delta State

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta on Saturday commended the people of the state for the peaceful conduct of the Governorship and State Assembly polls in the state. Uduaghan gave the commendation shortly after casting his vote in Abigborodo, Warri North Local Government Area of the state. The governor also applauded the efficiency of the card […]

Heavy downpour, low turnout of voters mar elections in Delta

Some voters waiting to be accredited

Jethro Ibileke/Asaba The conduct of the Governorship and State House of Assembly election on Saturday was marred by heavy down pour and low turn of voters in parts of Delta state. Voters in areas such as Koko, Oghara, Warri, Sapele and Abigborodo, hometown of governor Emmanuel Uduaghan ‎were drenched in the downpour and voting had […]


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