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Senator Omo-Agege congratulates President Buhari on his successful swearing-in

The lawmaker representing Delta Central at the upper legislative chambers, Senator Olorogun Ovie OmoAgege, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, for his swearing-in for second term in office.
Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari: APC’ll complete takeover of Delta on Saturday

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Saturday’s election will complete the cycle of the All Progressives Congress’ (APC) take-over of the affairs of Delta state.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, addressing the ex-workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways, who staged a rally in support of President Muhammadu Buhari in Lagos on Friday.

Ex-Nigeria Airways workers recount 14-year ordeal of non-payment of benefits

Some pensioners and ex-workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways have given accounts of the trauma, untold hardship they went through for more than 14 years they were retrenched without payment of their pensions and benefits.

PTAD saves N4.9 billion from pension payroll clean up

The Executive Secretary of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, (PTAD), Sharon Ikeazor, says the thorough clean up conducted in pensions operations by her directorate has succeeded in saving Nigeria about N4.9 billion naira annually.

President Buhari: Welfare of pensioners one of the priorities of my administration

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja said his administration had paid billions of naira to pensioners since he came to power in 2015.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

#HAPPYBDPMB: A dozen reasons for Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection

On Monday December 17, 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari who is seeking re-election for a second term of office will be marking his 76th birthday and, in his own words, “still going strong.”
Ovie Omo-Agege

Ovie Omo-Agege: Muhammadu Buhari, Great Ogboru and I will win

The senator representing Delta Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Chief Ovie Omo-Agege, has boasted that President Muhammadu Buhari, the APC governorship candidate in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru and himself will win the 2019 general elections.

Itakpe-Warri rail begins commercial service after 30 years

After 30 years in doldrums, the new Warri-Itakpe Standard Gauge rail has been completed and would begin commercial operation on Monday, Nov. 19.

PTAD payrolls 9,125 ex-NITEL/MTEL workers

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has included 9,125 ex-workers of Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL), and its mobile subsidiary, MTEL, to its monthly pension payroll.

PTAD plans health insurance scheme for pensioners

The Executive Secretary, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), Mrs. Sharon Ikeazor, has revealed that the directorate plans to grant health insurance to its pensioners as an additional welfare scheme to ease their plights.

PTAD suspends 22,000 unverified pensioners from payroll

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) on Wednesday said it had suspended 22,021 pensioners from the payroll following the non-appearance of the pensioners for the verification exercise in 2017.

Stakeholders oppose concession of Ajaokuta Steel

Experts in the Mining Sector have said that any attempt by the Federal Government to concession Ajaokuta would lead to corruption and mortgaging the security of Nigeria.

Governor Okowa commissions steel company in Aladja

Multi-billion dollar Premium Steel Rolling Mill was commissioned Friday by Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to commence full operations after years of inactivity.

Delta APC lauds President Buhari over reactivation of Aladja steel plant

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Delta State Chapter, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for its unending support for the planned reactiviton of Premium Steel and Mines Limited (PSML), formerly Delta Steel Company (DSC) at Ovwian/Aladja.

Police warn against jungle justice in Delta

The Police in Delta has warned residents against employing jungle justice on suspected criminals in the state.

Ajaokuta: How Nigeria’s largest industrial project failed

The industry serves as stimulus to national development and economic boost to industrial growth of a country.

Senate will not reverse privatisation – Senator Murray-Bruce

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on privatisation, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, on Monday evening in Katsina, said the senate was not out to victimise anybody or to reverse the privatisation of companies.

PTAD meets, verifies pensioners in hospital beds

The on-going pension verification exercise of retirees of Delta Steel Company and Federal Housing Authority entered a new phase as officers attended to some retirees on their hospital beds.

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