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EFCC: Reps Minority CaucusTasks FG Not To Muffle Bawa’s Death Threat Complains

The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has tasked the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Government not to muffle the outcry by the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, that he has been receiving death threats in the course of his duty. The Caucus in a Statement by the Minority Leader, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu...

Okowa nominates Aniagwu, Tilije, Egwunyenga, others as Commissioners

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa on Thursday, forwarded the names of eighteen Commissioner designates to the State House of Assembly for confirmation. The names of the nominees were read by the Speaker, Honorable Sheriff Oborevwori at plenary. Those nominated by the Governor for appointment as Commissioners are; Mr. Charles Aniagwu, Dr. Barry Gbe, Mr. Ifeanyi Egwunyenga, Chief Arthur Akpowowo, and...

Isoko North Crisis: Delta PDP sets up peace, reconciliation committee

Arising from a meeting of the State Working Committee held on the 15th June, 2021 at the Party Secretariat, Asaba. The Delta State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has today, 16th June, 2021 inaugurated a Peace and Reconciliation Committee to address the lingering crisis that has disrupted the smooth operations of the Party in Isoko North Local Government Area. The Five-member...

100 Days in Office: Elumelu Congratulates Delta Council Chairmen.

The Minority Leader of the House Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has felicitated with the Council Chairmen in Delta State as they mark 100 days in Office. Elumelu in a Statement on Tuesday commended the Chairmen for successfully steered the affairs of the people at the various Local Government Areas in the State for 100 days, noting that it was a...

Fintiri Inaugurates Asaba Specialist Hospital … As Okowa Calls for full Operationalisation of National Health Act

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to fully operationalise the National Health Act to curb the high rate of maternal and neonatal mortality in the country. Okowa made the call at the inauguration of Asaba Specialist Hospital, which was performed by his Adamawa counterpart, Alhaji Ahmadu Fintiri, in Asaba. He commended President Muhammadu Buhari...

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE MEETING OF THE PDP GOVERNORS’ FORUM

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE MEETING OF THE PDP GOVERNORS' FORUM HELD ON 14TH JUNE 2021, AT UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE. The PDP Governors’ Forum held a meeting on 14th June, 2021 at Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, where it once again reviewed the state of the nation. The meeting deliberated in particular on the deteriorating economic and security...

PASAN STRIKE: DELTA ASSEMBLY RESUMES PLENARY

The Delta State House of Assembly, on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 resumed plenary after the nationwide industrial action by the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), with the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, enjoining lawmakers in the State to brace up to the task ahead. In his welcome address, the Speaker expressed gratitude to God for the peaceful resolution of...

Fulani leaders dissociate from “jihadists” threat on Okowa

The Fulani community in Delta on Monday dissociated itself from the 72-hour ultimatum to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa by "Fulani Jihadists" over proposed ban on open grazing by governors of southern states. In a news briefing in Asaba, Senior Special Assistant to Governor Okowa on Special Duties, Alhaji Muktar Usman, flanked by the leadership of the Fulanis, announced that they were...

Fulani Jihadists Threat : MEND warns against attack on Delta …says Fulanis, facilities belonging to them will cease to exist

…as UYLA issues quit notice to herders   …address threat within 7 days, NAPS tells Buhari   …Police assure Deltans of safety     MOVEMENT for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, Monday, warned that Fulanis and oil facilities belongings to Fulanis would cease to exist should Jihadists make good their threats to attack Delta State. This came as the Urhobo Youth Leaders’ Association, UYLA, issued...

Group Takes Responsibility For Fire Incident At FS, Asaba, Threatens To Bomb Asaba, Agbor …There’s no cause for alarm – Delta Police Command

A group, yet to be identified, on Sunday 13th June, 2021 took responsibility for the fire incident that occurred at the Federal Secretariat complex along Okpanam Road in Asaba, Delta State capital. The mysterious fire had reportedly engulfed the Federal Secretariat complex along Okpanam Road in Asaba, Delta State capital as was reported on Tuesday, 8 June, 2021. Reports had it that...