• 45 Sacked Delta College Staff Demand Justice

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    No fewer than 45 members of staff of the Delta state owned  College of Education Agbor whose names were allegedly removed by the state central payroll since May, 2013, have challenged the state  Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to rescue them from the devastating predicament and restore their names in the payroll. The affected members of…

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    MASSOB/Police Clash Claims 3rd Police Officer

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    Okowa condemns killing of Soldiers, civilians Six days after two policemen and four MASSOB members were killed during a bloody clash between police and the Biafra agitators, one of the injured police officers, an inspector, receiving treatment at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba, has died. This comes as the Delta State governor, Dr Ifeanyi…

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    PMB Meets Jonathan, OBJ Over Niger Delta Avengers

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    In view of growing spate of attacks on oil pipelines in the south-south by a new group of Niger Delta militants known as the Niger Delta Avengers, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night met behind closed doors with former President Goodluck at the presidential villa, Abuja. President Buhari equally met with former president, Olusegun Obasanjo…

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  • Respect Olu Of Warri, Itsekiri Group Warns Dissidents

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    Amidst bombings of oil pipelines by suspected militant groups, emerging Iteskiri group “Defenders of Iteskiri Heritage,” yesterday warned saboteurs operating in Warri metropolis not to rebel against the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, insisting that traditional ruler remains committed on all issues affecting Warri kingdom. While the “Defenders of Iteskiri Heritage” also warned all those…

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  • Tension In Delta Over Alleged Herdsmen Attack

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    Palpable tension is at present threatening the peaceful coexistence of the people of Okpananam Community, near Asaba Delta State over herdsmen alleged planned attack on its resident. While secret meetings of the herdsmen have been uncovered by the vigilance group in the area, the Ugoani of Okpanam, HRM Mbanefo Micheal Ogaoni, yesterday told journalists that…

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  • Establishment Of Ranches Inevitable, Says Stakeholders

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    As the issues of clashes between herdsman and the farmer takes the front burner nationwide, concerned stakeholders have advocated for the establishment of ranches in order to contain the movement of cattle in state. The call was contained in a communiqué issued by representatives of herdsmen, farmers, faith based organization and community stakeholders at a…

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  • Delta Communal Boundary Dispute Deepens As Fighting Continues

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    The boundary crisis bedeviling Ogbe-Ijoh, Aladja communities in Delta State, yesterday deepened when the warring groups vowed to continue  to fight to a logical conclusion if the state government would not be fair in its panel of investigations. Expectedly, the state governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa had last weekend visited both communities where he assured that…

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    Okowa Assures Of Completion Of Warri-Sapele Road Rehabilitation

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    The Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has decried the non-chalant attitude of the Federal Ministry of Works towards the rehabilitation of failed sections of the Warri/Sapele Road. Speaking when he paid an unscheduled inspection visit to the on-going rehabilitation work on the road being carried out by the state government, yesterday Senator Okowa, accompanied…

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