Pakistani woman acquitted of blasphemy offered asylum in France

Aasia Bibi, a Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy in Pakistan, has said she had been invited to live in France, after a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron.

Bibi had been sentenced to death before her acquittal by the Supreme Court last year in a case that has become emblematic of [...]

Sun, 01 March 2020

Poll row sees Guinea-Bissau with two presidents

Guinea-Bissau's former governing party has appointed an interim president and sworn in a prime minister, despite losing last year's presidential poll.

The PAIGC went to the Supreme Court to demand the result is overturned - it has not yet issued a ruling.

Guinea-Bissau now has tw [...]

Sun, 01 March 2020

Statisticians pledges support to achieve SDGs

Statisticians have called for more awareness and sensitization of citizens in the country to enable her attain the target of Sustainable Development Governments, SDGs.

Director, Corporate Planning and Technical coordination Department, National Bureau of Statistics, Abuja, Mr. S.B Harry, s [...]

Sun, 01 March 2020

We have taken 4, 255 Deltans out of poverty in 5yrs

Delta State chief job and wealth creation officer, Prof. Eric Eboh, said the state government has taken 4, 255 unemployed youths in the state out of poverty by making them business owners under the Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurs Programme, YAGEP, and Skills Training Entrepreneurship Programme, STEP. [...]

Fri, 10 January 2020

Okowa wades into Ubogo, NPDC crisis

The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has pledged the commitment of his government towards the creation of an improved business environment for investments to thrive.

The governor explained this while wading into the crisis between the Nigeria Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, and Ubogo c [...]

Sun, 13 October 2019

Tribunal upholds election of Oshimili South, Aniocha North assembly members

The Election Petition Tribunal Panel 1 Delta State, presided over by Justice A.M Abubakar has dismissed a petition brought by Chinye Nnabundo, APC, against the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, PDP and Hon. Emeka Nwobi.

Nnabundo, who contested the House of Assembly election under APC in t [...]

Sat, 21 September 2019

Delta ministry denies collecting unauthorized levies, exam malpractice

The Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has denied allegations by the proprietor of Skyset High School, Okpanam, Mr. Carl Ofonye, of collecting unauthorized levies and aiding exam malpractice.

The ministry described the allegations as ‘spurious, frivolous, unfounded and [...]

Sat, 22 June 2019

PDP’s failure in 2015 poll diminished Nigeria – Ex envoy

A retired diplomat has regretted the failure of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to win the 2015 presidential elections, saying that it reduced Nigeria.

Dr. Orefo Nnamdi Onochie, a former member of the Delta State Think thank to the Nigeria Constitutional Conference in Abuja 2005, stated this [...]

Mon, 10 June 2019


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PhotoFG commences payment of N5,000 conditional cash transfer to vulnerable households.


The Federal Government has began  payment of  N5,000 stipend to  poor households in  Federal Capital Terr [...]

02 April 2020

PhotoFG further slashes fuel price to N123.50

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, has announced the further reduction of fuel price from N125.00 to N123.50 per liter.

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01 April 2020