Delta State

APC May Lose Kaduna State If…

Delta State - 3 months ago. Due to the political uncertainties and quagmire that exist between Governor Nasiru Ahmed Elrufa’i and some notable stakeholders and elected politicians under the banner of All Progressive Congress in Kaduna State, a ranking member of the party in Likoro Alhaji Dan’azumi Mai Lambu has called on the warring functions to trade with caution not to...

An Uphill Task Getting German Businesses To Invest In Nigeria – German Amb

Delta State - 3 months ago. … Says Southern States, Exo, Delta states, Have High Prevalence Of Illegal Migration German Ambassador to Nigeria, Bernhard Schlagheck, says it has been an uphill task persuading German enterprises to invest in Nigeria, depite her recent exit from economic recession. Besides encouraging German investors to invest in Nigeria, the embassy aims to strengthen (legal) migration...

FG Receives Reports On 2 Marine Accidents

Delta State - 3 months ago. The Ministry of Transportation said it has received reports of investigation into two marine accidents, which occurred in Lagos and Delta states on Dec. 21, 2013 and October 19, 2015 respectively. The first accident occurred at about 20 nautical miles off the coast of Lagos between MV Niki C, and a motor tanker MT Charon...

I Will Make Delta Business And Tourism Destination – Oghenejodiakpo

Delta State - 3 months ago. Dr Obire Oghenejodiakpo is a Delta State governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC). Oghenejodiakpo, who hails from Ovu in Ethiope East local government area, is the president of Greater Delta Foundation. In this interview with LEADERSHIP, he talks about his aspiration for a modern Delta State, saying he will make Delta...

Fuel Scarcity: DPR Sanctions 7 Erring Stations In Delta

Delta State - 3 months ago. The Warri Zonal Office of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sanctioned seven petrol stations in Delta over dishonesty. Mr Onyenefa Chuks, Head, Downstream Operations, Warri Zonal Office, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Warri on Wednesday that two of the stations were sealed in Asaba. Chuks who led the surveillance team...

Leadership A Yau Asabar E-Paper

Delta State - 3 months ago. Leadership A Yau Asabar E-Paper The post Leadership A Yau Asabar E-Paper appeared first on Leadership Nigeria Newspapers....

N550bn Export Facilities: NEXIM Urges SMEs In S/East To Participate

Delta State - 3 months ago. The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) has called on export-oriented Small and Medium Entrepreneurs in the Southeast and Delta States to access the N500 billion Export Stimulation Facility (ESF), and the N50 billion Export Development Fund being managed by the Bank to boost their businesses, create more jobs, and contribute to the foreign exchange revenue earnings...

DPR Seals 70 Filling Stations In 6 Weeks In Delta

Delta State - 3 months ago. The Warri Zonal Office of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has sealed 70 filling stations for alleged sharp practices in parts of Delta in past six weeks. The Operations Controller of the zone, Mr Antai Asuquo, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Warri. Asuquo...

INEC And Intrigues Surrounding Labour Party Leadership Tussle

Delta State - 3 months ago. The Labour Party has been locked in an intra party leadership battle, a scenario which is affecting the fortunes of the party as a viable option ahead of 2019, CHIBUZO UKAIBE, writes. With 2019 in view, the battle for the soul of Labour Party (LP), continues to intensify. The battle between the warring camps led...

Tinubu’s Reconciliation Committee Long Overdue – Senate Leader

Delta State - 3 months ago. Senate leader, Ahmed Lawal has said the appointment of a chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, Bola Tinubu by President Muhammadu Buhari to reconcile warring factions in the party is long overdue. Speaking to State House Correspondents on Friday after observing Jumat prayers at the Presidential Villa, Lawan said the committee should  have been constituted long...

Edo Ex-Militants Raise Alarm Over plot To Oust Head of Onshore 

Delta State - 3 months ago. Ex-militants from Edo, Rivers, Bayelsa, Ondo and Delta states, yesterday raised the alarm over plot by unknown group of persons to remove the head of Onshore Education Unit, Major Hassan Kesiena Mowarin rtd from the office of the Amnesty Programme of the federal government.   Leader of the group, from Atangbala Camp, Mr. Atangbala One...

FG Demonstrates Commitment To Finding Lasting Solution To Herder-Farmers Crisis

Delta State - 4 months ago. Following incessant clashes between herdsmen and farmers in Nigeria, the Federal Government has been engaging with both parties to find lasting solutions to the perennial crisis. Since the renew of violent conflict between the livestock and crop farmers, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has visited warring communities and locals to promote peace and ensure that those...

NDPN Cautions Against Plan By Avengers To Bomb Oil Facilities

Delta State - 4 months ago. The National Development and Delta State People’s Network (NDPN) has cautioned against the alleged plan by the Niger-Delta Avengers (NDA) to resume bombing of oil facilities in the Niger-Delta region, saying it would be self-sabotage if the threats arecarried out. National coordinator of the group,Mr. TojuBinitie,told journalists yesterday in Asaba that the NDA issuing a...

Fuel Scarcity: DPR Sanctions 28 Petrol Stations In Delta

Delta State - 4 months ago. The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Warri Zonal Office has sealed 28 additional petrol stations in the last nine days in Delta. The Warri Zonal Operations Controller, Mr Antai Asuquo, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Warri. Asuquo said the affected petrol stations were sanctioned over...

NNPC To Pick Financiers For Moribund Refineries

Delta State - 4 months ago. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) would soon announce financiers for the Port Harcourt Refining Company Limited (PHRC), Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited (WRPC) and the Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited. The development holds the promise to boosting petroleum products supply and distribution in the Country NNPC Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru...

Controversy Trails Death Of Militant Hours After Arrest

Delta State - 4 months ago. There was a new twist in the surrender and arrest of a notorious militant leader Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo also known as ‘Karowei’ by operatives of the Joint Military Task Force code named Operation Delta Safe with his mysterious death in custody. Karowei, who was arrested on Wednesday night in Burutu community of Delta State, was confirmed...

DPR Sanctions 95 Petrol Stations In Delta

Delta State - 4 months ago. The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Warri Zonal Office has sanctioned over 95 erring petrol stations in Delta since fuel scarcity resurfaced in December 2017. The Zonal Operations Controller, Mr Antai Asuquo, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Warri that the petrol stations were sealed over offences bordering on hoarding, over-pricing...

C’River Lawmaker, Jarigbe Agom Empowers Constituent With New Car

Delta State - 4 months ago.   Cross River State lawmaker, Hon Jarigbe Agom, representing Ogoja/Yala federal constituency in the lower chamber of the National Assembly on Tuesday presented a key of a new car to one of his constituent, Mr Patrick Eneji, popularly known as Patty Warrior, as an Empowerment for his commercial transport business. Hon Jarigbe, who is the...

Delta Govt Seeks Tougher Punishment For Killer Herdsmen

Delta State - 4 months ago. The Delta State government has reiterated  its resolve to ensure that criminal elements masquerading as herdsmen in the state are subjected to tougher punishment, as well as no room for them to kill its citizens wantonly. Chief Cassidy Iloba, Senior Special Assistant to Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa who spoke to journalists yesterday  in Asaba confirmed that...

18 Suspected Hoodlums Arrested Over Ibadan Clash

Delta State - 4 months ago. No fewer than 18 suspected hoodlums have been arrested by the Oyo State Police Command in connection with the havoc wreaked by warring factions of urchins in Ibadan. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abiodun Odude disclosed that 18 suspects are now in police net in connection with the Tuesday and Wednesday mayhem between rival...