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Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has said that accountability was an indispensable tool of management and hallmark of his administration.

Delta government begins repair of failed portions of federal roads across the state

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Sunday said that the state government has commenced repairs of dilapidated Federal Government roads in the state.

Group asks court to nullify Michael Diden’s appointment

An anti-corruption group, Centre for Human Rights and Anti-Corruption Crusade (CHURAC) has approached a Delta State High Court sitting in Warri urging it to nullify the appointment of Michael Diden popularly known as Ejele by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as the Chairman of the Board of the State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC).
The Enugu State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) on Monday embarked on its routine flood emergency awareness to rural communities across the state.

Scores rendered homeless as flood ravages Delta community

Hundreds of residents in Aradhe community, Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta State have been rendered homeless as a result of the unrelenting flood that also wreaked havoc on farmlands and other properties worth millions of naira.

Tribunal rules against Delta speaker

The Panel 2 Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Asaba has granted a motion by Mr. Harrison Akpojaro candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) Okpe constituency in the 2019 General Election, Delta State House of Assembly.

Fire outbreak claims mother, daughter in Delta

A fire outbreak on Monday claimed the life a mother and her 14-year-old daughter at Eku in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State.

Delta Assembly confirms eight commissioner nominees

The Delta House of Assembly on Thursday confirmed eight commissioner nominees submitted to it by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa.

Delta Assembly re-elects Sheriff Oborevwori as speaker

The Delta State House of Assembly, has elected Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori from Okpe State constituency as Speaker of the seventh of the Assembly.

Residents urge Delta Assembly to pass anti-smoking bill

A cross section of residents in Asaba, Delta State capital have appealed to the state House of Assembly to pass a bill seeking to regulate smoking before the end of the 7th Assembly next month.

Delta Assembly passes sickle cell centres bill

The Delta State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill for a law to establish centres for collection, coordination and distribution of data on sickle cell in the state.

Delta Assembly approves N22.7 billion promissory note discount from Zenith Bank

Delta State House of Assembly has passed a resolution approving the request by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to rectify a promissory note discounting facility of N22.7 billion, issued by the Federal Government to the state.

Delta assemblymen pass FOI bill

The Delta House of Assembly on Thursday passed the State Freedom of Information Bill.

Delta assembly approves state government’s N3 billion loan

Delta House of Assembly on Tuesday approved the request of Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa for N3 billion short-term loan facility for the financing of priority road projects in the state.

Delta elections: PDP wins Warri South assembly seat

Mathew Opuoru of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has emerged winner of the Warri South Constituency (Two) in Saturday’s Delta House of Assembly election.
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Great Ogboru: Delta government deceiving civil servants, pensioners with arrears

The governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru, has charged pensioners and civil servants in Sapele and Okpe Local Government areas of the state not to be deceived by Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over payment of arrears.

2019: My membership of APC non-negotiable – Victor Ochei

After weeks of his rumoured defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC), former Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Victor Ochei, has said that his membership of the party is not negotiable.

Delta Assembly passes 2019 Appropriation Bill of N390.3 billion

The Delta State House of Assembly on Wednesday passed the state 2019 Appropriation Bill of N390.3 billion.

Delta Assembly passes 2018 supplementary budget of N27 billion

The Delta State House of Assembly has passed a Supplementary Budget of N27.585 billion for 2018 fiscal year, thereby increasing the 2018 budget size from its original N308.888 billion to N336.474 billion.
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Appeal court sacks Delta Assembly deputy speaker

An Appeal Court sitting in Benin has set aside the position of Kwale High Court on a motion of stay of execution filed by Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Friday Osanebi, with regards to the authenticity of his parliamentary membership of the state.

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An Ilorin, Kwara State lawyer Olarewaju Aluko and his client, Taiye Na’Allah, on Thursday sued the Economic and Financial Commission (EFCC) at a Kwara State High Court for alleged defamation of character.

EFCC nabs gang for impersonating anti-graft agencies

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Uyo Zonal Office, has arrested three men in Uyo for impersonating the staff of the Commission.
Ogun state governor Prince Dapo Abiodun has tweeted his real official portrait, as against the image that is being circulated by street traders in Abeokuta, the capital.

Governor Abiodun: I almost gave up on public office

Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, said on Tuesday, he almost gave up the idea of contesting for public office after his attempts to become governor and Senator in 2003 and 2015 failed .
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has upheld argument by President Muhammadu Buhari that it lacked the jurisdiction to entertain allegation of corrupt practices and voters’ inducement raised against Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in the petition by Atiku Abubakar and the PDP.

Presidency: VP Osinbajo followed due process in supervision of agencies

The Presidency last night said that Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, followed due process in his supervision of agencies under him.

NECO to release results of 30,000 students as Niger government pays N200 million exam...

The Niger government says it has paid N200 million to National Examination Council (NECO), to ensure the release of results of 30,000 students being withheld by the examination body.
Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has pledged that his administration would be fair, just and equal to all religions in the state, noting that the prayers of Muslim clerics contributed to his election victory.

Oyo governor pledges fairness to all religions

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has pledged that his administration would be fair, just and equal to all religions in the state, noting that the prayers of Muslim clerics contributed to his election victory.