Delta APC hails Buhari on award to Abiola, others

The Delta state chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Cyril Ogodo, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s conferment of the highest national award of Grand Commander of the Federal Republic, GCFR, on late Chief MKO Abiola, the presumed winner of June 12, 1993 presidential ele [...]

Tue, 19 June 2018

Democracy Day: Deltans divided over Okowa’s performance

As Delta State joins other states across the nation to celebrate Democracy Day on May 29, 2018, some people of the state have said that the day is worth celebrating, while others disagree.

A member of the Delta State Elders Council/Peace Building Committee, Hon. Joe Ikhena, stated Governor Ifea [...]

Fri, 25 May 2018

Sen. Nwaoboshi sets up campaign team

Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, representing Delta North, has said that he is working to re-position the district through effective representation.

Nwaoboshi stated this while inaugurating his campaign organization in Asaba, he commended members of the organization for accepting to serve and prayed Go [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018

Delta assembly enacts Office of Public Defender law

The Delta State House of Assembly has passed the state Office of the Public Defender Bill.

The passage of the bill at plenary presided over by Speaker Sheriff Oborevwori, followed a motion by the Majority Leader, Hon. Tim Owhefere, seconded by Hon. Eriathake Ibori-Suonu.

At the committee [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018

Delta govt commits to free maternal healthcare


The Delta State Government has pledged its commitment to ensuring that all pregnant women and children under five years of age in the state have access to free health care services through the utilization of the Delta State Contributory Health Scheme.

State Commissioner for Health [...]

Fri, 18 May 2018

Delta givesN506.6m bailout to local councils

The Delta State Government said it has released over N506.6m as bailout to the local government councils to offset outstanding staff salaries.

Mr. David Edevbie, Commissioner of Finance, stated this while briefing journalists in Asaba on the activities of his ministry.

He maintained that [...]

Sun, 15 April 2018

Navy partner other security agencies costal protection

The Commandant, Navy War College Course 2, Rear Admiral Thaddeus Udofia, has stated that the Navy was committed in forming synergy with sister security agencies to protect the coastal ways in the country.

He stated this when he paid a courtesy call on the commandant and personnel of Nigeria Sec [...]

Sun, 15 April 2018

Sports varsity commences in Delta state

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has stated that the state government is making giant strides in the sports sector with huge investment in both personnel and infrastructure.

Okowa represented by Hon. Jude Sinebe, Commissioner for Higher Education, stated this at the foundation laying ceremony [...]

Fri, 06 April 2018


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