Tag: Delta State

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Ijaw Youths Want Goodluck Jonathan Arrest And Face The Consequences

The Ijaw Youths Congress, IYC, has warned the Federal Government against its plan to arrest former President Goodluck Jonathan over the ongoing probe of massive ... Full story

Ex Delta State Governor Urges FG To Engage Militants

Former Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, last night, broke his silence on the ongoing bombing of oil installations in the state by Niger ...

Again: Avengers Bomb Chevron’s Escravos Tank Farm In Delta

New militant group, the Niger Delta Avenger, Thursday, destroyed the main pipeline supplying gas that provides electricity to the Escravos tank farm in Delta state ...

UK Investigates Rolls Royce And Nigerian Politician Named In $100m Fraud

Britain’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is currently investigating Rolls Royce, a British company, and Victor Ochei, former speaker of the Delta state house of assembly. According ...

Reps Move To Probe Imported Cancer Causing Tomato Paste

Apparently disturbed by reported importation of fake, substandard and cancer-causing tomato paste into the country the House of Representatives, on Wednesday mandated its Committees on ...

See Faces Of The 4 Mexicans And 5 Nigerians Grabbed For Running Meth Lab In Asaba

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arraigned four Mexicans and five Nigerians for allegedly operating a super laboratory for the illicit production of ... Full story

Two Police Officers Killed In Warri

Two police officers were on Monday killed in Warri, a ghetto town of Delta State. It was gathered that the two policemen, who were dressed in ... Full story

Okada Rider Murdered And Motorcycle Missing

According to Ono Okeh, an Okada rider was killed in front of her office gate in Delta State on Wednesday, May 4. The victim’s body ... Full story

FG Tells Militants: We Are Ready For Negotiation

The federal government has condemned the attack on Chevron Valve Platform in Warri South-West Local government area of Delta state, saying it is open to ... Full story

EFCC Charges: Tompolo Goes Spiritual And Begins Fasting Prayers For Divine Intervention

Former militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, has begun fasting and prayers in his hideout for God’s intervention in his present travails. Tompolo went underground in ... Full story

Teenager’s Hand Chopped Off While Stealing Phone In Delta

A yet-to-be identified teenager in Delta State on Wednesday allegedly sustained serious injury while attempting to steal a mobile phone. The teenager had allegedly slipped his ... Full story

Rival cult group clash over a girl, one person’s genital slashed

Rival cult groups, Eiye and Ake confraternities operating in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday engaged in a deadly fight over girlfriend ... Full story

NDLEA Apprehends 135 Hemp Sellers In Delta

BARELY two weeks after operatives of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, Delta State Command, arrested four suspected ritualists and 50 others, no fewer than ... Full story

Police Arrest Four Suspected Human Parts Dealers In Delta

Police detectives attached to the Delta State Police Command, Asaba, have arrested four persons, including two native doctors over alleged human parts sale in Asaba, ... Full story

Residents Protest Over Alleged Military Invasion And Intimidation In Delta Community

Residents of Enerhen community in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State on Friday staged a peaceful protest over alleged victimisation by military men. They took ... Full story

Delta Government To Retire Over Aged Tertiary Institution Staff

No fewer than 147 “over-aged” teaching and non-teaching staff of Delta State-owned tertiary institutions have been pencilled down for retirement. The affected staff are from the ... Full story

Okwukwe Nwoko, Queen Mother Of Delta State Palace Evicted Over Act Of Adultery In The Palace

An atmosphere of disbelief and dumbness has enveloped the Idumuje-Ugboko community in Aniocha North local government area, Delta State, following the alleged ejection of the ... Full story

I Went Into Robbery To Maintain My Chieftaincy Title – Ex- Delta Militant Confesses

Before his recent arrest by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, 42-year-old Clement Millions was a titled chief, perhaps a respected ... Full story

BREAKING!! Delta State Monarch Found Dead

A monarch in Delta State who was abducted by suspected herdsmen and reported missing a few weeks ago has been found dead.  The kidnapped Obi of ... Full story

Woman Tortured 12 Year Old Boy With Bites And Razor Blades In Lagos

A 12-year-old boy, Michael Agu, has been brought to the Lagos State Government by a neighbour in the Victoria Island area of the state after ... Full story

Soldiers Nabbed 2 Suspected Pipeline Bombers

Soldiers combing some communities in the Niger Delta geopolitical zone for vandals who bombed oil and gas installations in the area, have arrested two suspected ... Full story

You Cannot Determine Nnamdi Kanu's Fate - Human Right Group Blasts President Buhari

A Delta-State based Human Rights Group has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari over his stance on the detention of the Pro-Biafran leader, Nnamdi Kanu.  President Muhammadu Buhari ... Full story

Gay Men Caught In The Act, Arrested In Delta State

Pictured above is a young man identified as Monday Ehikwe (on the left) and his nephew Godwin Chukwueku Okwuoseh. The duo were caught engaging in an ... Full story

Okada Rider Shot Dead In Asaba (Photo)

The lifeless body of an okada man was found on Dla road, Asaba, the Delta State capital this morning.  The corpse of an Okadaman was found ... Full story

Shocking!! Pupils Still Sit On Bare Floor In School In Delta State (Photo)

Hon Reuben Izeze has voiced out his displeasure about the poor state of primary schools in Omosuomo and Ekameta riverside communities in his area as ... Full story

6 Feared Dead, Houses Destroyed As Erosion Threatens Community

At least six persons have been feared killed while 27 houses were destroyed as a result of gully erosion in Boji-Boji Agbor/Boji-Boji Owa community, Ika ... Full story

Woman dies after eating egusi soup laced with charms she prepared for her husband

An attempt by a frustrated housewife in Atumaga Community in Delta State to get her husband to fulfill his conjugal duties at the weekend backfired ... Full story

Party Agent With Fake Result Sheet Nabbed

Police have arrested a party agent who was found with fake result sheet at Ward 6 Unit 3, Opobo/Njoku, Delta State this afternoon while accreditation ... Full story

Larry Otu, Nigerian Business Man Assaulted By Air Force Men For Not Giving First Lady Right Of Way

A Warri, Delta State based business man who was brutalized by Air Force men is crying for justice. The visit of Nigeria's First Lady, Dame Patience ... Full story

Nigerian Priest Jailed For 8 Months In The UK

58 year old Nigerian priest, Father Hilary Ogom Nwadei, pictured above has been sentenced to 8 months in jailed by a UK court for sexually ... Full story

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Lord Of The Pitch: The Return Of ‘The Broken One’

By Abayomi Kalejaye In J. R. R. Tolkien’s epic adventure trilogy, Lord of the Rings, the ephemeral defeat of the villain, Sauron, by the hand of ...

Adekunle Gold Opens Up On How Following A Girl To Church Changed His Life

YBNL singer, Adekunle Gold, has opened up on how he switched from his Islam faith to becoming a full fletched Christian. Gold also mentioned that his ...

Barcelona's Busquets Signs New Contract

Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets has signed a new five-year deal with the club. Busquets, 27, has established himself as one of the best defensive midfielders in ...

Clarence Peters Reportedly Robbed Off Equipment And Belongings Worth $60,000 In Ghana

According to Ghanaian media personality Ameyaw Debrah, award winning Nigerian video director, Clarence Peters, was robbed of his production equipment and other belongings estimated at ...

Nigerian Beauty Queen Involved In Serious Motor Accident

Face of Idoma carnival, Queen Ashley Yusuf was involved in a terrific motor accident along deadly Lafia - Akwanga road in Nassarawa state on Tuesday ... Full story

Breaking News: CAF Bans Giwa And 4 Others For 5 Years

Confederation of African Football, CAF, has slammed a five-year ban on embattled Chris Giwa and four four of his disciples thereby confirming and extending the ...

Onazi Named As Captain For Mali Friendly

Lazio midfielder Ogenyi Onazi will captain Nigeria in their friendly game against Mali in Rouen, France, tonight. The 23-year-old Onazi is one of the most senior ...

Yobo Testimonial: Port-Harcourt Agog As Top Football Stars Arrive

The Garden City of Port Harcourt will this evening play host to Joseph Yobo's testimonial match in celebration of his retirement and centenary appearance for ...

VIDEO: Jose Mourinho's First Interview As Manchester United Manager

Newly appointed manager of Manchester United Jose Mourinho gave his first interview to the club's TV channel, MUTV. Watch the video below. ...

OFFICIAL: Enyeama Extends Contract With Lille

Former Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has signed a two-year extension to his contract at Lille, the French club have announced. Enyeama’s previous deal was due to ...