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    Okowa Calls For Innovative Ideas From Political Appointees

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    Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has charged political office holders to be vibrant, innovative and resources-oriented in the discharge of their duties. Governor Okowa said this yesterday in Asaba when he inaugurated chairmen and members of the following seven Boards- Scholarship Board [Mr. Sam Igumbor- Chairman]; Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Agency [Mr….

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  • Pension Scam: EFCC Arraigns Health Provider

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    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arraigned one Dr M.O. Shona of Mos-Metro Hospital, Tudunwada, Sabon Gari, Kano, before Justice Nuhu Y. Galandanci of State High Court, Kano, on one-count charge of advance fee fraud. The accused allegedly defrauded his former employee of her pension contributions over a ten-year period. The victim, Mrs…

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  • Delta: Crisis Deepens As PDP Expels Defectors

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    Fierce outrage enveloped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Asaba, the Delta State capital recently, when supporters of the alleged expelled members of the party stormed the party secretariat in a protest march, chanting war songs and barricading Nnebisi road for several hours before they were sent away by security agents. Some of the…

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    ILLEGAL DUMP SITE: Delta Imposes N250,000 Fine On Residents

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    The Delta State government has imposed N250,000 fine on residents of the state who dump refuse indiscriminately. The Permanent in the state Ministry of environment, Mrs. Felicia Adun, who gave the hint while supervising the cleaning of the cenotaph in Asaba, assured Deltans of the sustenance and extension of on-going cleaning up exercise in the…

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    PVC Collection: Voters Besiege INEC Office In Delta

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    Few days to the presidential election nationwide, the electorate in Sapele community in Delta State have swooped on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) premises and various polling units in the area in order to collect their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs). Our correspondent who went round some of the units such as Okpe Hall unit…

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  • EXTORTION: Traders Beat 3 Fake Marshals To A Pulp

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    Provoked by what was described to be incessant harassment and other related acts, vendors of electronic gadgets along Nnenbisi road, Asaba, Delta State, yesterday descended on three suspected fake sanitation marshals and beat them to pulp. Eyewitness said that the fake marshals had allegedly swooped on one of the traders, possibly to extort him, and…

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    THEFT: Bag Snatchers Invade Community

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    Residents of Ogwahi-Uku metropolis have been advised to be at alert following the activities of some persons described as ‘bag snatchers’ who now prowl the metropolis. Findings reveal that the hoodlums, who operate with motorcycles, often attack their unsuspecting victims between 5am and 6am. Some of those who have fallen victims of the hoodlums were…

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