Tag: Delta

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 25, 2014

Woman rescued from kidnappers in Delta, arms recovered

by Iyobosa Omoregie The police in Delta state have rescued one Mrs. Rebecca Eyanasah from kidnappers. She was kidnapped in front ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 8, 2014

PDP guber primaries round-up: Voting yet to start in Lagos [DETAILS]

Godwin Akanfe in Lagos, Aminu Tukur in Katsina, Tony Tamuno in Port Harcourt, Iyobosa Omorogie in Asaba   There was ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 6, 2014

Nigeria’s primary school net attendance ratio drops

by Tunji Andrews Indications have emerged that the primary school attendance ratio in Nigeria dropped by 2.3% between 20012 and ...

Isime EseneNovember 20, 2014

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Obanikoro shuns PDP peace meeting | Move over Mu’azu, Tukur wants his seat back | Why Tokunbo Wahab wants to succeed Fashola | More stories

As you count down to the February General Elections, we show you what to read and what to skip today. ...

Isime EseneNovember 19, 2014

Uduaghan condemns abduction of journalists in Delta

by Akan Ido Governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan has condemned the kidnap of 14 journalists by gunmen in Oproza, ...

SolaNovember 18, 2014

“Reverse this curse you placed on me…” Baby stolen from Delta church by childless woman, returned after 2 weeks

by Jewel Stephen An eight- month- old baby boy – Daresimi – stolen about 14 days ago from a Pentecostal ...

Isime EseneNovember 16, 2014

Harsh or not? Female ‘corper’ decamped ‘for slapping male colleague’ in Delta (PHOTO)

by Akan Ido A female National Youth Corps member has reportedly been decamped for allegedly assaulting a fellow corps member ...

Isime EseneNovember 9, 2014

Africa’s fastest woman, Blessing Okagbare weds in Delta (PHOTOS)

by Mark Bassey Athlete, Blessing Okagbare on Friday tied the knot with her heartthrob, Igho Otegheri. The pretty lady got ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 6, 2014

Marriage plans botched as couple are found dead in apartment

by Iyobosa Omoregie The decaying bodies of a couple that was about to wed were found on Sunday, in their Makolomi ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 28, 2014

How prostitutes duped pensioner of N2.3million

by Iyobosa Omoregie A 68-year-old retired civil servant has lost N2.3 million, which he just withdrew from a bank, to prostitutes ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 21, 2014

Singer, Omawumi denies being married || Read what she said…

by Damilola Jagun Singer, Omawumi Megbele has reacted to the widespread report of her secret wedding in Warri, Delta state. ...

YEditorOctober 15, 2014

Oil thieves arrested in Delta, illegal refineries taken apart

by Tony Tamuno The anti-oil bunkering squad of the Joint Task Force, Operation Pulo Shield, has arrested seven suspected oil ...

Isime EseneOctober 14, 2014

“When will you write about me, is it when I’m dead?” || Nollywood actor, Clems Onyeka remembered

by Akan Ido The remains of upcoming Nollywood actor, Clems Onyeka, who was fatally hit by a bullet have been ...

Isime EseneOctober 11, 2014

Sad: Gunmen kill General Oneya’s daughter in Delta

by Iyobosa Omorogie The daughter of the former Military Governor of Kano State, Brigadier Dominic Oneya was reportedly killed by ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 9, 2014

Elumelu announces Delta governorship aspiration in church

by Azubuike Azikiwe The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Health, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, has declared his intention to run ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 8, 2014

Housewife beaten up for stealing N5,000 Nokia phone

by Damilola Jagun A desperate housewife has been beaten up after she allegedly stole a Nokia phone in Asaba, Delta. The ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 7, 2014

How abducted woman was rescued from kidnappers by police officers

by Damilola Jagun Police officers have rescued a kidnap victim at Okpara in Ethiope East LGA of Delta State. During ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 7, 2014

Spared from death: Delta state governor pardons 77-year-old death row inmate

by Iyobosa Omorogie Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has granted a total pardon to a 77-year-old man, Dickson Umukoro, and two ...

Isime EseneOctober 4, 2014

Today’s Daily Brief: Saraki wants Gov. Ahmed back, Peter Obi speaks on wasteful spending, and more

We deliver your news brief for Tuesday, October 4, 2014.   Immediate past  governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 30, 2014

Stop and search accident: Driver kills police officer in Delta

by Iyobosa Omorogie An Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) attached to Ebrumede Division in Warri, Delta State has been killed by ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 19, 2014

IT whiz moves N6 billion from new generation bank – EFCC is looking for him

by Azubuike Azikiwe The Economic and Financial Crimes commission (EFCC), has declared wanted an IT staff of a new generation ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2014

Strange request: Woman uses ‘Holy spirit’ as collateral to get bank loan

by Kolapo Olapoju On Friday, 12 September, there was a drama of sorts at a micro-finance bank in one of ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 12, 2014

JTF in Delta discovers that shrines now host crude oil

by Jewel Stephen Stolen crude oil supply has been discovered in juju shrines and septic tanks by Joint Military Task ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 11, 2014

Meat thief! Angry mob beat man to stupor for stealing from neighbour’s pot

by Azubuike Azikiwe For stealing meat from his neighbour’s pot, a man has been beaten to stupor by an angry ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 11, 2014

Spiritual healing: Flavour and Anna Banner share something special

by Damilola Jagun Of late, singer, Flavour has been putting several photos of 2014 MBGN, Anna Banner, on his Instagram ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 8, 2014

Battle ready: Delta women protest against NPDC camouflage-style (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido Women from Orogun Oil and Gas Communities in Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State recently trooped ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 7, 2014

Number 4! P-square’s sister gets married in Delta (PHOTOS)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Within the space of a year, four Okoye siblings have walked down the aisle! Mary Okoye, ...

writerJuly 31, 2014

Attention, youth ‘corpers’: NYSC announces plans for 7 states under Boko Haram attack [DETAILS]

by Mayowa Aboah The National Youth Service Corps has announced the redeployment of corps members from seven northern states. The ...

July 12, 2014

Female presidential aide ‘assaults Delta PDP chairman’

by S’ola Filani Hell was let loose yesterday in Asaba, the capital of Delta state, when the Special Adviser on ...

July 11, 2014

Sammie Okposo, others organise candlelight service for Kefee (PHOTOS)

by S’ola Filani In loving memory of Nigerian gospel singer Kefee who passed away in June, a candlelight service was ...

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