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Students of the Delta State Polytechnic have protested against new policies introduced by their school management.

Why we protested in Delta polytechnic – student leader

Leader of the Students Union Government of Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro, Comrade Gabriel Udemude, has stated that the recent protest by students in the school was to prevail on the institution’s management to lift the ban on entry of vehicles and motorcycles into the campus and to reverse the recent increment of the continuous assessment from 20 to 30 marks.
Students of the Delta State Polytechnic have protested against new policies introduced by their school management.

Students shut Delta polytechnic, block expressway

Students of the Delta State Polytechnic have protested against new policies introduced by their school management.
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has tasked Nigerians on the need to engage in actions that will help to further cement the bond of unity and cohesion in the country.

Delta governor affirms commitment to selfless service

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Sunday, reaffirmed his commitment to rendering selfless service to Deltans.
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has sent a N27.9 billion supplementary budget for 2019 to the State House of Assembly for approval, increasing the initial budget figure of N390 billion to N417.9 billion.

Rising number of flood victims in IDP camps worries Delta governor

The Delta State Government has raised an alarm over the increasing number of flood victims at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in the state.
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Saturday, commiserated with the Okonjo family and Ogwashi-Uku community on the death of the Obi of Ogwashi-Uku Kingdom, Prof. Chukuka Okonjo.

Delta to spend over N1 billion to repair federal roads

The Government of Delta says it will spend more than N1billion to rehabilitate degraded federal roads in the state.

18-year-old girl strangled to death in Delta community

An 18-year old girl identified as Favour Ogheneyenrowho has been reportedly strangled to death by suspected ritualists in Abraka, Ethiope-East council area of Delta state.
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Benin DisCo begins enumeration of customers

The Management of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) said on Wednesday that it had begun enumeration of its customers in its franchise areas of Edo, Delta, Ekiti and Ondo.

Armed youths kidnap 70-year-old retiree in Delta

Gunmen suspected to be community youths have reportedly kidnapped a 70-year-old man, Chief Johnson Odio, at Ushie in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State.

Isoko monarchs endorse ex-Governor Uduaghan for Delta South senatorial district

Speaking at Ozoro, HRM Ebuka 1, Ovie of Ozoro kingdom, who spoke on behalf of the traditional rulers, said monarchs in the state would not forget in a hurry Uduaghan’s support for the traditional institution.

Handball World Cup qualification: I feel great, fulfilled – coach

Fidelis Obi, Head coach of Nigeria’s junior male team, says he feels great and fulfilled that the country has qualified for the 2019 Male Youth/Junior World Cup billed for Spain.

Man kills son’s wife, self in Delta

The Commissioner of Police in Delta State, Mohammad Mustafa, has confirmed the killing of a woman by her father in-law, Mr Adesco, who also killed himself in Erovie quarters in Ozoro town.

Federal government seeks stakeholders’ cooperation in mining activities

The Federal Government has implored stakeholders in the mining industry to cooperate with officials of the Mineral Resourced and Environmental Management Committee (MIREMCO) in task of regulating activities in the solid minerals sector of the nation’s economy.

Nigeria to present 21 athletes at ECOWAS U-20 Athletics Championship

Twenty-one athletes and four officials have been selected to represent Nigeria at the forthcoming Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) U-20 Athletics Championship.

16 killed as cultists clash in Delta communities

No fewer than 16 members of different cult groups have been killed and scores others injured in the last one week in the ongoing cult war in major cities and towns, especially in the remote settlements in Delta State.

Delta APC chairmanship aspirant shot by unknown gunmen

Gunmen have reportedly shot one of the chairmanship aspirants for the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Silas Buowe, on the stomach.

Police parade over 60 suspects, arrest 4 women for alleged child trafficking

The Imo State Police Command has arrested four women for allegedly kidnapping a five-year-old girl, Chinagorom Ndukwe, and reportedly sold her for N400, 000.

Suspect: I kidnapped, sold five-year-old girl to punish her father

Twenty-two-year-old member of a kidnap gang has allegedly told the Police that she kidnapped and sold a five-year-old girl just to “get back at her father.”

DPR seals 70 stations for sharp practices

The Operations Controller, Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Warri zone, Mr Antai Asuquo, said it sealed 70 filling stations for alleged sharp practices in parts of Delta in past six weeks.

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