Posts Tagged ‘Delta’

Delta: Gunmen Kill Policeman, Cart Away Rifle

Gunmen on Thursday, shot dead a mobile police operative along Airport Road in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State. Eyewitnesses revealed that his rifle was also carted away by his criminals who fled the scene immediately. The incident is coming barely four days after some gunmen killed two operatives of joint security outfit […]

Delta Police Apprehends Woman Over Alleged Trafficking Of 15-Year-Old

By Onwuka Gerald A woman whose name was withheld was on Sunday arrested by the Delta State Police Command for allegedly trafficking a 15-year-old girl to Ivory Coast. The trafficked victim, a student of Ugnomro secondary school, Ugnomro in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State was said to have been acting weirdly before she […]

No Plan To Stop Former Governors Pensions – Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has said unlike Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, there are no plans by his administration to stop pensions of former governors and their deputies. Addressing newsmen on Wednesday in Asaba, Okowa said Sanwo-Olu, may have reasons to repeal theirs but there is an existing law in Delta state […]

#EndPoliceBrutality: 14 Protesters Arrested In Ughelli Have Been Released – Gov Okowa

Fourteen #EndSARS demonstrators previously detained by the police in connection with the murder of a Police Corporal during the uprisings in Ughelli, Delta State, have all been freed. “In line with our pledge to satisfy all the legitimate demands of the #EndSARS protesters in Delta State,” Governor Ifeanyi Okowa tweeted on Thursday, “all the protesters […]

WASSCE: Delta Govt Demotes 41 Teachers Over Examination Misconduct

The Delta State Government has demoted not fewer than 41 teachers and as well, barred them from supervision role as a result of malpractice perpetrated during conduct of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination, (WASSCE). The revelation was made known in a statement by the State Commissioner for Basic Education, Patrick Ukah on Monday. […]

Delta Govt Affirms Progress Against #COVID19 As Cinemas, Eateries Reopen

Delta State Government explained recently that considerable progress have been made in the collective fight against the coronavirus disease following reopening of eateries, Cinemas and film houses in the state. The confirmation was made known during a press conference in Asaba by Delta state Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu. He advised the reopened cinemas […]