Delta

  • World Bank engages 1,400 youths in Delta

    by - Sep 10, 2014
    The World Bank, in conjunction with the Delta State government, has engaged 1,400 youths in the state, under its State Employment and Expenditure for Results (SEEFOR) programme for 2014. The State Coordinator of the programme, Mr...
  • I’ll be Delta governor in 2015, says Olejeme

    by - Aug 30, 2014
    By Tunde Opeseitan Chairman, Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund, Dr. Ngozi Olejeme, has opened up on her governorship ambition, stressing that she has the backing of God to be the governor of Delta State in 2015....
  • Delta communities cry out: We have lived without electricity for half a decade

    by - Aug 20, 2014
    ALPHONSUS AGBORH writes on the pains the people of Delta north senatorial district go through without electricity for five years. There is no gainsaying any more that more than 20 communities in the northern senatorial district...
  • Who is Barr. Peter Nwaoboshi?

    by - Aug 8, 2014
    Barrister Peter Nwaoboshi, Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State needs no introduction. He is known by different sobriquets; oracle, miracle and many more. He is as bold and as controversial as they...
  • Bloodshed averted in Asaba as Ali’s wife, State PDP chairman bickers

    by - Jul 11, 2014
    By Austin Ogwuda, Asaba IT was free for all at premises of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Asaba Friday following an alleged assault of the State party chairman, Chief Peter Nwaoboshi during a heated...
  • Blackout imminent in Asaba, as NLC pickets BEDC

    by - May 1, 2014
    RESIDENTS of Asaba, Delta State capital, under the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), have continued to experience blackout, as office of the BECD has been put under lock and key. It may not be unconnected with what...
  • Who is Dr. (Mrs) Ngozi Olejeme?

    by - Mar 26, 2014
    BY PATRICK OGBOGU Dr. (Mrs.) Ngozi Juliet Olejeme is a woman of many parts. She is an acute administrator, Finance and Insurance expert, Entrepreneur, Management consultant, Philanthropist, Politician, Social Mobilizer, Human Rights activist, Nationalist and a...
  • Now the poor have hope in Delta — Ashiedu

    by - Mar 26, 2014
    Ashiedu, who holds a doctorate in political science, was before her appointment as a commissioner, a special adviser to the governor. In this interview she speaks on the impact of the micro-credit programme on the populace....
  • Hon. Victor Ochei Resigns Delta State Speakership amidst impeachment threat.

    by - Mar 16, 2014
      There was political turbulence in Delta State over the weekend with an impeachment plot against the Speaker of the House of Assembly Speaker, Victor Ochei, culminating in the speaker’s resignation. Several sources, among them one...
  • NKOYO IBORI – WIFE OF EX- DELTA STATE GOVERNOR CONVICTED IN UK

    by - Nov 22, 2010
    Delta former First Lady and wife of ex Governor, Chief James Ibori has been convicted and sentenced to 5 years in prison on two counts charges related to money laundering. She was found guilty on counts...