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Presidential Amnesty: N-Delta communities, ex-agitators celebrate new era as Dokubo unfolds...

By Murphy GanaganaABUJA—Kingsley Muturu is the Delta State chairman of second phase leaders of ex-agitators in the Presidential Amnesty Programme. A few months...

Okowa has lived up to expectation – Delta ALGON Chair, Ikpokpo

By Festus Ahon Chief Itiako Ikpokpo is the Chairman of Association of Local Government of Nigeria, ALGON, in Delta State and Chairman of Isoko...

Niger Delta activists to shut down Agip Oil after 14 days

A Niger Delta group, under the aegis of Niger Delta Activist Forum, has handed a 14-day ultimatum to the Nigeria Agip Oil Company...

Herdsmen abduct Delta monarch, demand N15m ransom

By festus Ahon TENSION is mounting in Ogodor Kingdom, Aniocha North Local Government Area, Delta State, following the abduction of the traditional ruler of...

Panic as oil theft, illegal refining increase in Niger Delta

By Udeme Akpan and Perez BrisibeWITH the introduction of Amnesty, training and capacity building of youths in the Niger Delta, expectations were high...

N’Delta ex-militant leaders support Sowore for Presidency

Ahead of the 2019 presidential election, ex-agitators’ group known as Niger Delta Ex-militants For Peace and Good Governance Sunday threw their...

FG’ll extend oil, gas parks beyond N’Delta –Kachikwu – Punch Newspapers

Simon Utebor and ’Femi Asu The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said the Federal Government will establish oil and...

2019: ADP will win Delta Governorship election – Esanubi

Ahead of 2019, Action Democratic Party (ADP) Governorship aspirant in Delta State, Comrade Frank Ufuoma Esanubi has declared that his party has all...

Delta Government reiterates its continued support for NYSC

The Delta State Government on Monday said that it would continue to support the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and work...

N/Delta Ex-Agitators Kick Against Dokubo’s Appointment As Amnesty Coordinator

N/Delta Ex-Agitators Kick Against Dokubo's Appointment As Amnesty Coordinator  Independent Newspapers LimitedFull coverage Read The Story Here

Peace in Delta state, tonic for investors, says Gov. Okowa

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has described the peace existing in different parts of the state as a tonic for investors. The Governor was...

Niger Delta development our priority, Buhari says – Punch Newspapers

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development in...

Delta Airlines Passenger Behind Viral Video: I’m ‘Totally Caught Off Guard’...

This is a story about how quickly things spread in the digital age--and once again, how long-lasting reputations can be made in otherwise...

How Delta Airlines reported fire incident to US, shunned Nigeria –...

The Commissioner of Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Akin Okateru, on Wednesday lambasted Delta Airlines for disrespecting Nigeria. He lamented that 20 hours after the...

Delta Govt. Signs Joint Venture Agreement To Establish Agro Industrial Park

The Delta Government on Wednesday signed a...

Delta communal crisis: Stray bullets hit secondary school boy in Delta

Reports reaching DAILY POST says a Secondary School Student, Prosper Diri, has been hit by stray bullets in Ogbe-Ijoh community in Warri South-West...

Herdsmen open fire on ex-IYC President, 6 others in Delta

By Perez BrisibePATANI – PRESIDENT emeritus of the Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, Dr. Chris Ekiyor, yesterday said he and other travellers along the...

Delta govt vows to end flooding in Asaba

By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State Commissioner for Works, Chief James Augoye, yesterday, reiterated the determination of the state government to put an...

We forgive IBB, OBJ for telling Buhari truth- N’Delta agitators

By Emma AmaizeYENAGOA – NIGER DELTA agitators on Wednesday said they had forgiven former Presidents Ibrahim Babaginda and Olusegun Obasanjo their past infractions...

Thousands Of Suspended Delta Govt Workers Beg For Recall • Channels...

Over 2,000 civil servants suspended by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State in April 2015 are pleading for recall and reinstatement.The civil servants...

Niger Delta Avengers Threatens Resumption of Hostilities in Niger Delta

A Niger Delta militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, has again threatened to resume attacks on oil and gas installations in...

Delta APC reiterates rejection of LGA elections

By Charles kumoluThe All Progressives Congress in Delta State  Saturday reiterated its rejection of the just concluded Local government elections in...

How PDP, APC battled for soul of 25 LGs in Delta

By Perez Brisibe THE last may not have been heard of last Saturday’s local council election in Delta State as the ruling Peoples Democratic...

Delta NSCDC boss vows to tackle oil theft

By Festus Ahon, THE new Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC in Delta State, Mrs Ego Sam, has...

Delta Implements Travel Waiver For Flights To And From Atlanta Airport...

Delta Implements Travel Waiver For Flights To And From Atlanta Airport As Power Failure Continues  ForbesAtlanta's Airport Blackout Will Cause Nationwide Travel Woes for...

PANDEF to FG: Military intimidation can’t stop N-Delta struggle

By Emma Amaize, Egufe Yafugborhi & Perez BrisibeEFFURUN—THE  Pan Niger Delta Conference, PANDEF, yesterday, told the Federal Government that the Niger Delta region...

Don’t Travel to Delta State, British Govt. Advises Nationals in Nigeria

Aftermath of the killing of Ian Squire, the British charity worker in Delta State, the British government Monday warned its nationals in Nigeria...

Hope as Niger Delta battles deadly hepatitis

The representative of Andoni Area Council of Traditional Rulers in Andoni Local Government Area of Rivers State, King Moses Dic-Isotu, believes hepatitis deserves...

Gas flare penalty: FG owing Niger Delta N1trn — CSOs

By Michael Eboh ABUJA—A civil society organization, Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice, CEPEJ, yesterday, accused the Federal Government of withholding gas flare penalty...

Delta says CSeries deliveries may be delayed but not killed by...

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press ...

Niger Delta: FG creates 200 jobs for ex-agitators

By Emma Elebeke ABUJA—As part of the entrepreneurial drive geared toward creating an enabling environment for the development of the 30,000 ex-agitators’ potentials in...

Delta LG polls: PDP chairmanship form costs N1m, councillorship N200,000

By Festus Ahon ASABA—AHEAD of the Delta State Local Government elections slated for January 6, 2018, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has...

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