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Ex-Governor Uduaghan: I’m not aware I have case in court

Following the recent judgement of a high court that declared the Delta South senatorial candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan’s nomination a nullity, the former governor has disclosed that he was not aware of having a case in court.

INEC reconfigures 5,823 cards readers in Delta

Ahead of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has commenced the re-configuration of 5,823 Smart Card Readers (SCR) in Delta State.

Delta REC urges political parties to adhere to INEC directive on no campaign

The Resident Electoral Commissioner for Delta, Dr. Cyril Omorogbe, has appealed to political parties in the state to adhere to INEC directive not to campaign again before the Saturday presidential/National Assembly elections.
Oghenekaro Etebo - Stoke City

Scotland ace Charlie Adam hails Oghenekaro Etebo’s impact at Stoke City

Scotland and Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam has commended Nigeria midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo for his impact at English Championship club since he arrived last summer.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Election: Delta PDP, APC trade words over rigging plots

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, were at the weekend locked in a war of words over alleged rigging plots against one another in the forthcoming election.

PDP: INEC yet to apologise to Nigerians for its failure

The chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign council in Anambra state Hon. Henry Obaze, has said that INEC is yet to apologise to Nigerians for the catastrophic abortion of the Presidential and National Assembly election last Saturday.

Delta APC candidate survives alleged assassination

Mr. Sebastian Okoh, the House of Representatives candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ika Federal Constituency of in Delta State, escaped being assassinated when gunmen invaded his residence and riddled the entire place with bullets on Friday.

Delta APC factions unite ahead of elections

Ahead of the March 9, 2019 governorship election in Delta State, leaders of the various factions of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Delta State have signed an agreement, resolving to work together to deliver the party’s candidates.

Election postponement: Asaba residents lament clash of new date with ceremonies

Some residents of Asaba and environs who had earlier fixed some social activities for February 23, the new date for the Presidential/National polls, have lamented over the postponement.
Ifeanyi Okowa Delta

Governor Okowa condemns killing of aide, urges Deltans to maintain existing peace

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has condemned in strong terms the killing of his aide, Lawrence Ngozi Ijei by suspected assailants on Friday.
Gernot Rohr Super Eagles

Gernot Rohr to invite Flying Eagles player for AFCON tie against Seychelles, Egypt friendly

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr says one of the Flying Eagles players would be invited in to the Eagles team for the last Group game of AFCON 2019 game against Seychelles and international friendly against the Pharaohs of Egypt in Asaba, Delta State on March 23 and March 26 this year.
TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 10- Ola Aina of Torino FC celebrates the opening goal during the Serie A match between Torino FC and Udinese at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 10, 2019 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino-Getty Images)

Ola Aina happy to score first Serie A goal for Torino

Torino defender Ola Aina is thrilled to have scored his first goal for the club in Sunday’s 1-0 win over Udinese in the Italian Serie A.
APC Nigeria Supporters

Over 10,000 volunteers want to canvass for Buhari’s reelection in Delta

Over 10,000 volunteers are scrambling to become canvassers on Saturday in Asaba at the inauguration and commissioning of 4,000 across the 270 wards for President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection on February 16.

Unknown gunmen kill man in Asaba

The deceased, popularly known as A’Boy, laid in the pool of his blood on the road and caused traffic jam along the Nnebisi Road.

Court adjourns ex-NAF chief Umar Dikko’s trial to February 27

The trial of a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Mohammed Umar Dikko, who is standing trial for an alleged seven-count charge of money laundering and procurement fraud to the tune of N9.7 billion, has been adjourned to February 27, 2019.
John Ogu is disappointed at Hapoel Beer Sheva’s 1-1 home draw with Maccabi Netanya in Saturday’s Israeli Ligat Al clash at the Turner stadium

John Ogu disappointed as Hapoel Beer Sheva record 8th league draw

Hapoel Beer Sheva have managed only two league wins in their last ten games a run of form which has left the 30-year-old unhappy.
Edith Okowa

Edith Okowa: Delta not going to be elections battle field

Dame Edith Okowa, wife of the governor of Delta State, on Saturday said the annual gathering of women in the state under the aegis of “Mothers Arise” is to ensure Delta State and by extension Nigeria do not become a battle fields during the coming general elections.

Mob lynch two suspected phone thieves at Delta market

Angry mob in the early hours of Friday descended on two suspected phone thieves at the popular Ogbeogonogo market in Asaba, Delta State, and beat them to coma.

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Election: PDP urges military to disobey presidential order on ballot box snatching

The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, and PDP national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, have urged the military and other security agencies to disobey the presidential order asking them to deal ruthlessly with would-be ballot box snatchers.

NAF arrests 10 armed bandits, recovers 57 livestock

The 453 Base Service Group, Nigerian Air Force, Kaduna, on Tuesday said it had arrested 10 suspected thugs and bandits and recovered 57 livestock.

Senator Lokpobiri: Governor Dickson of recruiting militants to destabilise elections

Sen. Heineken Lokobiri, Minister of State for Agriculture, has dismissed accusations of instigating violence in Bayelsa leveled against him and other APC chieftains in the state by Gov. Seriake Dickson.
South African 800 meters Olympic champion Caster Semenya arrives for a landmark hearing at the Court of Arbitration (CAS) in Lausanne on February 18, 2019. – Semenya will challenge a proposed rule by the International Athletics Federation (IAAF) aiming to restrict testosterone levels in female runners. (Photo by Harold CUNNINGHAM / AFP)

Caster Semenya unleashes team of professors to battle IAAF, CAS

Caster Semenya has released a list of experts she will call in her appeal hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) this week in her fight against regulations aimed at lowering the testosterone levels of hyperandrogenic athletes like her.

Olamiju Alao-Akala suspended as Ogbomoso council chairman

The Chairman of Ogbomoso North Local Government Area of Oyo State, Hon. Olamiju Alao-Akala, has been suspended from office.