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Delta: Police refused to pay N12m compensation to blind man – Lawyer tells judicial panel

Delta: Police refused to pay N12m compensation to blind man – Lawyer tells judicial panel

A lawyer, Bernard Jamaho on Monday said the Police has refused to pay the twelve million naira compensation awarded to a blind man, Simon Arigbe by a competent court of law Arigbe was badly brutalized…

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Niger Delta: Revisit disarmament phase of amnesty programme – Gov Diri urges Nigerian govt

Niger Delta: Revisit disarmament phase of amnesty programme – Gov Diri urges Nigerian govt

As part of efforts to curb crime and criminality within the Niger-Delta region, the Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has appealed to the Federal Government to revisit the disarmament and demobilisation phase of the…

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Niger Delta Power Holding Company details activities, achievements

Niger Delta Power Holding Company details activities, achievements

Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) has detailed its activities and achievements for insights into the workings of the firm. NDPHC was set up as a fast track power sector infrastructure development company in 2005…

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Gov. Okowa appoints Justice Elumeze as President of Customary Court of Appeal in Delta

Gov. Okowa appoints Justice Elumeze as President of Customary Court of Appeal in Delta

Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa has appointed a new Acting President of the Customary Court of Appeal in Delta State, Justice Patience Elumeze. Elumeze was appointed following the retirement of Justice Stella Ogene from service. This…

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No plan to stop ex-governors pension in Delta – Okowa

No plan to stop ex-governors pension in Delta – Okowa

Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa has said there are no plans by his administration to stop pensions of former governors and their deputies.Okowa said this while addressing newsmen on Wednesday in Asaba. On Tuesday,…

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NDDC: Buhari rebuked as Niger Delta Commission refuses to pay scholarship funds

NDDC: Buhari rebuked as Niger Delta Commission refuses to pay scholarship funds

A group, the Act for Positive Transformation Initiative has accused the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, of refusing to pay scholarship funds of foreign students. Kolawole Johnson, the group’s Head, Directorate of Research, Strategy and…

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Again, Delta court orders IGP, others to pay journalists N200,000 over unlawful arrest, detention

Again, Delta court orders IGP, others to pay journalists N200,000 over unlawful arrest, detention

A High Court sitting in Otor-Udu in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State on Monday ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu and two others to pay two journalists the sum of two…

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Budget Defence: Niger Delta Senate Cmtee Chair orders journalists out of hearing over unresolved issues

Budget Defence: Niger Delta Senate Cmtee Chair orders journalists out of hearing over unresolved issues

Senate Committee Chairman on Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi on Tuesday ordered Senate correspondents out of the 2021 budget presentation of the Niger Delta Affairs ministry after the Minister, Senator Godswill Akpabio made his…

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Delta Police Command begs for peace amid widespread violence

Delta Police Command begs for peace amid widespread violence

The Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa has reassured members of the public of the State Police Command’s commitment to ensuring the full compliance and implementation of all directives on police reforms…

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End SARS: NUJ condemns police assault on Vanguard Newspapers Delta Correspondent

End SARS: NUJ condemns police assault on Vanguard Newspapers Delta Correspondent

The Delta State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has condemned an attack on Vanguard Newspapers Correspondent, Comrade Akpokona Omafuaire by the Ovwian policemen in Warri. In a statement jointly signed by the…