• Asaba Residents Complain Of High Rents

    by - Mar 29, 2014
    Residents of Asaba and environs have complained about the increase in house rents in the Delta capital, saying that the situation had become unbearable. The residents laid the complaint on Sunday in Asaba, in separate interviews...
  • President Jonathan Performs Ground Breaking Of 2nd Niger Bridge

    by - Mar 24, 2014
    President Jonathan today, March 10, 2014 performed the ground breaking ceremony of the second Niger Bridge at Onitsha, Anambra state. Also present at the event were Abia State governor, Chief Theodore Orji,  several South East traditional rulers, and other...
  • Ogbueshi Ephraim Okotcha – Okpala ka’ eze

    by - Dec 27, 2010
    Dec 2010 saw a new Ogbueshi into the Asaba community in Dallas –  Ft Worth.  Ogbueshi Okotcha is the President and CEO of Benas Environmental. An environmental engineering company based in Texas. But much more than...
  • Asaba getting a Shopping Mall?

    by - Aug 27, 2010
    A shopping mall valued at $100 million (about N15 billion) will soon berth in Asaba, capital of Delta State.New City Mall Limited, the company behind the investment has disclosed. According to a Director of the company,...
  • 20 suspected armed robbers nabbed in Asaba markets

    by - Aug 24, 2010
    ASABA — DELTA State police command has arrested twenty suspected armed robbers that had been operating between Lagos, Osun, Edo, Delta, Anambra and Abia states visiting terror on motorists. ...Read More
  • Second Niger Bridge. Will it ever be built?

    by - Aug 15, 2010
    The federal executive council, yesterday, cancelled the N58billion second Niger Bridge project which was awarded in 2007 by the federal government. It further approved that the ministry of works should engage a reputable project consultant and...
  • The Asagba of Asaba: Profile of a monarch

    by - Aug 10, 2010
    His academic career began with an appointment as a Lecturer in Clinical Biochemistry in Middlesex Hospital Medical School, University of London in 1951. In 1952 he was appointed as a Senior Lecturer in Chemical Pathology at...
  • In and around Asaba

    by - Apr 30, 2010
    By: Ireyimika Oyegbami I passed through Asaba, capital of Delta State on my way to Onitsha a couple of years ago but did not explore the ‘white and blue’ city, a stone’s throw from bustling Onitsha....
  • Asaba awaits Miss Africa Queen 2009

    by - Oct 4, 2009
    It’s going to be fun, and a display of panache and razzmatazz as Miss Africa Queen beauty pageant berths in Asaba, Delta State on October 7, 2009. Conceived by Ghana-based XYZ, Miss Africa Queen, which aims...
  • Remember Murtala Muhammed. The Cowardly Butcher of Asaba

    by - Sep 1, 2007
    Comrade Lawrence Chinedu Nwobu Murtala Muhammed represents one of the greatest tragedies that has befallen Nigeria. An unintelligent, ill disciplined, uncharismatic, unprincipled and nondescript failed soldier, it is indeed a measure of the extent to which...