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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Delta Poly Burns 5,000 Face Caps Seized From Students, Bans Use On Campus – Tori News

    The rector of the Delta Polytechnic,Prof. Job Akpodiete,has given order to seize and burn more than 5,000 face caps seized from students.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Photos/Video: Fire outbreak at popular market in Delta – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Some traders at the popular Otowodo market in Ughelli, Delta state are currently counting their losses after a fire outbreak at the market today October 20th. The cause of the fire is yet unknown..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Delta pledges continued partnerships with vigilance groups for better security – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Governor Ifeanyi Okowa administration has committed itself to the continued partnerships with vigilance groups and security agencies for better protection of lives and properties in the state. The Commissioner for … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News –...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Notorious Kidnap Leader In Delta Arrested, Guns Recovered – Olu Famous Blog

    Sequel to several kidnappings along the highways in Edo and Delta states and confessions by several kidnappers arrested earlier, who confessed that one Iliyasu Ahmadu is their gang leader, on the instructions....… Read more via Olu Famous Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Wife Dumps Charm In Front Of The Shop Of Lady Who Snatched Her Abroad Husband (Photos) – Naijaloaded

    There was mild drama today along Efeizomor Street (upending) Boji-Boji Owa, Delta after a charm was prepared and placed in front of a lady’s shop..... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Gunmen Storm Private School In Delta, Kidnap Two Siblings – Tori News

    Some gunmen have stormed a private school in Delta state, disappearing with two siblings from the institution. According to a report by Sun News, gunmen suspected to be kidnappers... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Osinbajo: How State Governments Can Tax Nigerians, Generate More Revenues – Sahara Reporters

    Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo The Guardian Nigeria Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has challenged states in Nigeria toexplore ways of increasing their internal revenue generation andboosting thei..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Osinbanjo calls for diversification of Nigeria’s economy – Vanguard Nigeria

    Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, yesterday said key economic measures must be taken by both the federal and state governments in order to pull the country out of the poverty, saying the nation must diversify its mono economic principle on over reliance on oil wealth.... Read more via Vanguard...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Fight Against Poverty: Osinbajo, Okowa call for collaborative efforts – Vanguard Nigeria

    The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Governor of Delta, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, have advocated strong collaboration among the three tiers of government in the fight against poverty in the country. They made the call at the 18th Joint Planning Board and National Council on...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Emmanuel Edozien is Dead – Thisdaylive

    The Royal Edozien family of Asaba, Delta State, has announced the death of one of their illustrious son and great Nigerian, Professor Emmanuel Chukwuma Edozien, the Ojiba of Asaba, at the age of 82. According to a statement issued on behalf of the family by Edward Edozien the late … Read...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Itsekiri People Urge Senate, Nigerians to Reject NDDC Board Appointments – Thisdaylive

    The people of the Itsekiri nation in Delta State have appealed to all well-meaning Nigerians, particularly the Senators, a to strictly follow the constitution of Nigerian by rejecting the appointment of those recently nominated as chairman and managing director of the Niger Delta Development...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Okowa urges FG to concession proposed tollgates to capable firms –

    Delta state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has advised the federal government on its plans to re-introduce toll gates in Nigerian highways. Governor Okowa on Tuesday, October 8, encouraged the government to contract credible companies that will utilize the funds for regular maintenance of the...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Indigenes shut Asaba to remember civil war heroes in Delta – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Indigenes and residents yesterday shut the popular Ogbogologo Market till 2:00 p.m. in deference to the order of the Omu of … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Man Found Dead Days After He Was Declared Missing In Delta State (Graphic Photos) – Nairaland

    The lifeless body of Mr. Wisdom Egonte,aka Daddy Destiny,a native of Ute-Okpu in Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State who was declared missing several weeks ago has been found. The corpse almost decomposed. The man is familiar with Owa Ekei road and environ.May God grant his …...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ondo group threatens legal action over NDDC appointment – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Indigenes of Ondo State oil producing communities have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to nullify the appointment of the Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) given to Delta State or face imminent legal … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Delta to prosecute violators of environmental laws, mobile court out in 21 days – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Residents of Delta State Capital Territory comprising communities in four council areas were issued a 21-day ultimatum to comply with the laws guiding residency and business activities on … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get More...
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business How revival of moribund seaports will boost economy, by Otuaro – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The reactivation of moribund seaports in the country, especially those littering the South South, is the right step towards alleviation of poverty, underdevelopment and unemployment, thereby boosting the economy. Deputy governor of Delta State, Kingsley Otuaro, disclosed this on Tuesday night...
  18. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Okowa in cloud nine as Delta wins Fifth National Youth Games in Ilorin – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Team Delta made history again by winning the fifth National Youth Games in Ilorin yesterday to make it five wins out of five competitions. They won the multi-sports youth development Games for the fourth time … read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News –...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Okowa, Ehanire decry Nigeria’s global maternal, child mortality ranking – Vanguard News

    DELTA Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa and the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, on Thursday decried Nigeria’s ranking as the country with the highest maternal and child mortality rate in the world..... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro 5 States That Received The Highest Revenue Allocation In H1 2019 - Nairaland

    Delta, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Rivers and Lagos states received the bulk of federal revenue in the first half of 2019. An analysis of FAAC disbursements for H1 2019 showed that the three tiers of government shared a total of N3.842 trillion. - Here’s a look at how much each of the five Nigerian...