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W.Bank engages 160 refuse disposal contractors in Delta

World Bank President, Jim Yong Kim

Benson Ojoko, the Coordinator of the World Bank’s State Employment and Expenditure for Result (SEEFOR) project in Delta, said it engaged 160 refuse disposal contractors in the state. Ojoko told NAN in Asaba on Sunday that the project had also employed 350 supervisors to ensure that the contractors did the job effectively. He, nonetheless, said […]

Keyamo says warlord Tompolo wants to kill him

Festus Keyamo

Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja Lagos-based lawyer and human rights activist, Barrister Festus Keyamo has alleged that leading Niger Delta ex-militant, Government Ekpemupolo, also known as Tompolo has threatened to kill him. Keyamo in a letter to the Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba on Wednesday said Tompolo want to kill him over his involvement in a matter […]

Delta LG elections: PDP wins 23 LGs, APC protests results

Emmanuel Uduaghan, Governor of Delta State

The Delta Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) on Monday declared the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairmanship candidates winners in 23 local government areas in the 25 October council elections in the state. The DSIEC Chairman, Moses Ogbe, made the declaration in Asaba when he received the awaited chairmanship election result from Isoko South area where Mr […]

Violence, Thuggery Mar Delta Council Poll

Emmanuel Uduaghan, Governor of Delta State

Jethro Ibileke/Warri The local government election held on Saturday across Delta State turned violent as no fewer than 10 persons sustained serious machete cuts and over 20 vehicles destroyed in Koko, administrative headquarters of Warri North local government area and community of the state governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan. All those injured were said to be […]

Uduaghan signs Delta State development agency bill into law

Emmanuel Uduaghan, Governor of Delta State

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta on Monday signed into law the bill on the Delta State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency and other matters. Uduaghan performed the function at the Government House, Asaba. The bill was presented to him by the Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Mr Peter Onwusanya, before the State […]

We’re under attack by herdsmen, Delta community appeals to govt.

File Photo: Some Fulani Herdsmen on a Nigerian road

The Otulu community in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta has called for the state government’s intervention over alleged incessant attacks on them by Fulani herdsmen in the area. The Otulu community Chief, Paul Eboji, made the call in an interview with NAN in Otulu on Sunday. He said the people were now living […]

PDP working to secure future of Nigerian youths – Muazu

Alhaji Adamu Mu'azu: national chairman of PDP: told Abiola the party had one form

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is working in earnest to secure a better future for the teeming population of Nigerian youths. The party’s National Chairman, Alhaji Adamu Muazu, made the statement on Wednesday in Asaba when he commissioned the new state PDP secretariat. He said the party was committed to the transformation of […]

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