By Lawani Mikairu lagos—The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, yesterday, released its preliminary report on the on-going investigation into the incident involving Delta Air Airbus A330-223 aircraft with registration N858NW, which occurred after take-off from Murtala Muhammed International...
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Policy will reduce poverty by 20 percent – SSG With a drive targeted at reducing income inequality and boosting economic growth, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday launched a financial inclusion policy in Delta State. Emefiele CBN Governor A Financial Inclusion State Steering Committee...
Eight persons were held hostage for several hours by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Obiaruku community, Ukwani Local Government Area, Delta State.
According to Vanguard, those held hostage were working in a farmland in the community when they were seized at 6 a.m., by the herdsmen who allegedly...
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The Nigerian Navy has paraded eight suspected oil pipeline vandals at the base headquarters in Warri, Delta State.
The group was arrested by men of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Delta during a special naval operations in the Niger Delta region.
The Base Operations Officer of NNS Delta, Shehu...
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Bukar Abacha, who is on the wanted list of the Nigerian Army, was apprehended in Sapele , Delta State...
Related: Nigerian Army Arrests Another Boko Haram Kingpin, 'Bukar Abacha' in Sapele
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An Itsekiri leader, Chief Ayiri Emami, yesterday, alleged threat to his life by some Ijaw persons for allegedly giving security agencies information on the recent bombing of crude oil and gas pipelines in Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State.
Emami, who was joined by the...
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Yesterday night, suspected ex-militants blew up a gas pipeline in Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State conveying gas from Escravos–Warri-Lagos-Abuja, property of the Nigeria Gas Company, NGC, in what is believed to be a resumption of fresh hostilities in the Niger Delta region...
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The Royal Majesty, Emmanuel Onyeike Efeizomor II, the Obi of Owa Kingdom in Ika North East Local Government Area, Delta State and Vice Chairman of the Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers has had many near death tragedies in his 77-year sojourn on the planet earth.
He shared how he slept...
Two relatives were nabbed involving themselves in homosexual acts at Agbor Alidinma in Ika South Local Government area of Delta state, yesterday, December 23, 2015.
According to report, a man identified as Mr. Monday Ehikwe was caught "servicing" his nephew, Godwin Chukwueku Okwuoseh. The duo...
The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has ordered the relocation of the appeal panel sitting on the Delta State Governorship Election Petition from Benin to Abuja.
A competent source from the Court of Appeal Headquarters in Abuja, confirmed the relocation in an...
Delta State Police Criminal Investigation Department has commenced investigation into the gruesome murder of an 11-year-old girl identified as Aghogho Igbi by a teenager, Silas Anidi who allegedly beheaded her for ritual purposes, Sun newspaper reports.
He was also alleged to have attempted to...
Suspected Fulani herdsmen, weekend, kidnapped three building contractors at Amorji, a suburb Onicha-Ukwani community, Ndokwa West Local Government Area, Delta State.
Though the names of those kidnapped could not be ascertained at press time, Vanguard gathered that they were abducted while...
All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate In Delta State during the last the April 11 election Olorogun O’tega Emerhor have appealed the decision of the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, which affirmed the victory of Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP’s) candidate, Ifeanyi...
The Delta State Governorship Election petition sitting in Asaba, the state capital, has upheld the election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Governor Ifeanyi Okowa against the Labour candidate, Chief Great Ogboru.
The petition filed by the Labour Party and its governorship...
Palpable tension has engulfed Delta state as the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal is set to decide the fate of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa within 2 days. It would be recalled that after Okowa of the PDP was declared winner of 2015 governorship elections, O’tega Emerhor, candidate of the APC...
With 3 months of Buhari's administration, Akwa Ibom took the larger share of the revenue with a total of N46,241,827,910.07bn.
In June, the state got N18,175,010,722.06; and N13,367,661,397.29bn, July N14,699,155,790.72bn and August 2015.
Lagos state under the administration of Akinwunmi...