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  • 14-Year Old Girl Raped In Delta Community

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    Operatives of the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Delta State Police Command have mounted a manhunt for one of the Princes in Idumuje-Ugboko community in Aniocha North Local Government Area (names withheld), for allegedly defiling a 14-year old Princes in the palace. The suspect, who is currently on the run, allegedly perpetrated the act, which…

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  • Farmers Raise Concern Over Security Challenges In Nige–Delta

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    Farmers’ group operating under the umbrella of “All Farmers’ Association of Nigeria (AFAN)”, Delta state chapter has raised concern over the alleged renewed hostilities in Niger-Delta. In a petition addressed to the vice president, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo dated March 23rd, 2017, signed by Elder Eugene Jacob, a copy made available to our reporter, warned that…

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  • ICPC Quizzes Delta Commissioner Over Alleged N3bn Fraud

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    …It is Not True, Allegation unfounded, Says Commissioner The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences (ICPC) has arrested and quizzed the Delta State Commissioner for Transport, Mr. Vincent Uduaghan for alleged N3billion fraud. According to investigation, Mr. Vincent Uduaghan was allegedly arrested and quizzed following a petition written by some Deltans to the Anti-graft…

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  • Govt. Moves To Arrest Communities’ Illegal Devt Levies In Delta

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    The Delta State Government has taken steps to “arrest” the thriving menace of illegal development’s levies’ collection by communities from oil companies and property developers. The State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa who confirmed this moves by his administration to journalists on Wednesday in Ugborhen, Sapele Local Government Area of the state on the commissioning of…

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  • Residents Protest Alleged 18 Years Abandoned Road Network In Asaba

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    …Death Traps Scare Hit Motorists …Weeds, Rodents Take Over Road …Contractor Allegedly Abscond With N26m Contract’s Fund Residents of Bonsac community in Asaba, Oshimili South Local Government Area of Delta State have protested an alleged 18 years abandoned of their road network, and accused the state government of insensitivity to infrastructural developments. Investigation revealed that…

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  • Ukah Urges Journalists To Continue To Partner State Govt

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    Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has urged members of the Indigenous Newspapers and Magazines Chapel of the Delta State Council of the Nigeria Union of journalists (NUJ) to continue to partner with the state government in bringing the activities of government to the people. Mr. Ukah, who was speaking when the newly…

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  • Delta: Pensioners Decry Backlog Of Arrears, Threaten Protest

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    Pensioners of the Delta state chapter of the Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) have flayed the federal government on its alleged refusal to implement the 33 percent pension arrears’ increase approved since July, 2016. Expectedly, the pensioners have also accused the state government of  unwillingness to pay their outstanding arrears, alleging that secret efforts to…

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