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Ifeanyi Okowa mourns death of two Catholic priests, decries violence

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has commiserated with the Bishops and the entire members of the community in the state, particularly the Catholic Diocese of Warri over the sudden demise of Very Rev. Fr. (Dr) Louis Odudu.

PDP primaries: Group urges Governor Okowa to ensure fairness in Oshimili North

Oshimili North Arise, a political pressure group, has urged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to provide level-playing ground for aspirants in its nationwide House of Assembly primary election on Saturday.

CNS: Admiralty University of Nigeria takes–off October

The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas has said that the Admiralty University of Nigeria (ADUN) will open in October, with the commencement of degree programmes in three faculties.

Governor Okowa: Solving Nigeria’s housing deficit needs consistent effort

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has called for steady efforts towards addressing the housing deficiency in the country.

Delta announces road closures for 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships

The Delta Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), on Monday announced roads closure and traffic diversions from Aug. 1 to Aug. 5, for easy vehicular movement during the 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships in Asaba.

Senator Nwaoboshi: Nobody can push me out of the Senate

The Senator representing Delta North senatorial district in the National Assembly, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, has said he cannot be cowed, intimidated or muzzled out of office in 2019 by anybody.

Federal government to award Second Niger Bridge main contract before 2019 polls – VON...

The Director-General, Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, has said that the federal government will award the main contract for the second Niger Bridge before the 2019 general elections.

Governor Okowa urges Christians to live righteous life

As Christians all over the world celebrate Easter, Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has said the celebration can only be complete when the people live righteous life

NDLEA nabs two suspected drug traffickers at Kano Airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested two suspected drug traffickers at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport with illicit substances worth over N50 million.

Delta govt approves 10,000 housing units for civil servants

Determined to alleviate the housing challenges facing civil servants in the state, the Delta State Government has approved the construction of 10,000 housing units for civil servants.

Police arrests fake soldier, others in Delta

The Delta State Police Command have arrested a fake soldier, Seaman Okonkwo Ebuka Emmanuel, and two others, Ugochukwu Eludi and Chuks Ogbonna along the Ogwashi-Uku/Ibusa expressway.

Delta council polls: Economic activities halt in Asaba, environs

Economic and social activities have been grounded in Asaba and its environs following the ongoing local government polls in the 25 councils Edo.

Never again shall Igbo fight war – Ohanaeze

An Igbo apex sociocultural organization, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said that the Igbo would never again go to war to resolve conflicts in the country.

Police arrest notorious kidnapper, 30 others in Delta

Commissioner of Police, Delta State, Mr. Zanna Ibrahim, weekend, said the police have arrested a 57-year-old suspected kidnapper, armed robber and mercenary in Delta State, Anthony Obolor, aka Dracular, more deadly than notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeje Onwuamadike, aka Evans and over 30 other kidnap, robbery and murder suspects.

NUC issues provisional license to six new private universities

The National Universities Commission (NUC), on Tuesday, issued provisional license to six new private universities.

Bandits attack bullion van, cart away millions in Asaba

Asaba, the Delta State capital and particularly the Koka/Ibusa Road Junction on the Benin-Asaba expressway, was on Friday thrown into pandemonium as mid-day armed robbery attack on a bullion van took place practically unchallenged.

Policeman who shot student in Delta over N1,000 arrested

The Delta State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a policeman who allegedly shot a polytechnic student, Sofia Ogogo, and a civil servant, Victor Emeagwai, at a checkpoint in Ibusa near Asaba, the state capital.

Federal govt approves more private universities

The Federal Government has given the approved for more six private universities in Nigeria

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