Saturday Jun 15
Oritsejafor is a defender of faith, says Prof Emeka
GENERAL Superintendent of Assemblies of God Church, Prof. Paul Emeka has described the National President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor as an astute defender of the faith, adding that his fearless disposition has saved the Nigerian Church several embarrassment.
Saturday Jun 15
A Market popularly known as Igbo Market in the oil city of Warri was gutted by fire this afternoon.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Nigerian youths eager to run in Ukraine
Nigerian athletes who shone at the maiden African Youth Athletics Championships held in Warri, Delta State are eagerly looking forward to running and winning at the 8th IAAF World Youth Championships in Donetsk, Ukraine scheduled for July 10-14.
Pidgin English Bible for launch
National President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, will tomorrow, present a pidgin English audio version of the New Testament Bible.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
My relationship with Clark still cordial - Orubebe
MINISTER of Niger Delta, Elder Godsday Orubebe, said, yesterday, that his relationship with elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, who tongue-lashed him, last month, over his ambition to rule Delta State, was still friendly.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
IBB has been our pillar - Abiola's family
By CLIFFORD NDUJIHE & DAUD OLATUNJI LAGOS -TWENTY years after the annulment of the June 12, 1993 presidential elections presumably won by late business tycoon, Chief M.K.O Abiola, the Head of Abiola family, Mubashiru, yesterday, exonerated former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida from the complicity that led to the death of ... (more)
Northern leaders urged to back Jonathan on anti-terrorism fight
NATIONAL President of Concern Citizenship of Niger Delta Forum, CCNDF, Mr. Matthew Daniel, has charged Northern leaders to support President Goodluck Jonathan in his effort to curb terrorism in the northern part of the country.
Nigerian sailor 'a phenomenon' for surviving in air pocket for 60 hours
Harrison Okene, 29, spent two days trapped in freezing cold water and breathing from an air bubble in an upturned tugboat.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Coastal erosion hits Delta community again
As 4 Delta communities lament power outage, send SOS to NDDC, Delta government, others BOMADI-Coastal erosion has again hit Gbekebor community, a coastal community on River Forcados flat in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State, destroying the seawall jointly built by the community and the defunct Oil Mineral Producing Areas Development ... (more)
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Jonathan not S-South messiah - Activist
A resource control campaigner in the Niger Delta, Alhaji Mumakai-Unagha, weekend, said President Goodluck Jonathan has the right to re-contest for President in 2015, but was not a messiah to the South-South people.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Cable operators accuse NCC of rip-off
LOCAL investors have accused the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, of colluding with foreign broadcast outfits to rip-off the Nigerian economy by not providing a level playing ground between local and foreign competitors.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Labaran Maku lied on roads in Edo - Afegbua
Edo State Government, yesterday, said that the Federal Government lied about roads in the state, noting that many federal roads in the area had not been attended to.
Four kidnappers plead for forgiveness
FOUR suspected kidnappers nabbed by men of the 3 Battalion, Nigerian Army, Effurun, Delta State have confessed to have been involved in various abduction escapades and pleaded with the military authorities to forgive them.
Rising Niger Delta oil theft threatens security
WARRI/DAKAR, 4 June 2013 - Oil theft - known as bunkering - in Nigeria's Niger Delta region is soaring following a brief lull, leading residents and community leaders once again to call on the federal government to do more to address the area's chronic under-development.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
How kidnap kingpin, Kelvin, tricked Delta police boss
THE most wanted kidnap kingpin in Delta State, Kelvin, suspected to be a drug addict, ambushed and killed three officials of the Nigeria Prisons Service, NPS, Warri, with his gang, 48 hours after he phoned the state Commissioner of Police, Mr.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
E.K. Clark at 86: I speak the truth, I damn the consequence
Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark has great credentials: a lawyer, an administrator, Ijaw national leader, a nationalist, a freedom fighter and leader, South South Peoples Assembly.
Fri May 31, 2013
I am a voice for the ordinary people - Amb.Gabari
He is a selfless, determined, young on-air personality with a difference. He is devoid of pride and superiority over the younger ones, the have-nots and he considers it a duty to assist the needy.
Thu May 30, 2013
Mid Term Report: Fresh start in Delta
Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan in his second term is running an aggressive campaign on the ground to erect a legacy that would endear him in the hearts of the populace.
Wed May 29, 2013
We shall kill Nigerians in Pakistan if - Families of kidnap victims
Families of the five Pakistani nationals on board an oil vessel, Mt Matrix 1 , abducted last Saturday at 40 nautical miles off the Bayelsa coast have told the management of the company, Matrix Energy, in Warri, Delta State, not to pay any ransom to the abductors to get them released, promising to take revenge on Nigerians in their hundreds in ... (more)
Education is life - Omawumi Urhobo
As indigent students receive scholarship Friday, May 10, in Warri, Delta State, the dream of 16 intelligent but indigent students of acquiring qualitative education was made possible courtesy of Morgan Smart Development Foundation .