Again, two police officers killed, others injured in an ambush attack in Delta

  From Joel Grandball  Barely four days after a police officer attached to Dragon 20, identified as Sergeant Godspower Ogute was shot dead along the East/West road in Ogor, Ughelli North in an ambushed attack, another two officers, attached to Otor-Owhe division have been shot dead at a check point at Eboh-Iyede, Isoko North Local Government Delta state. Two other police officers also sustained life threatening gunshot injuries and their AK-47 rifles were taken away, it was confirmed by the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Andrew Aniamaka. Two…

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Two injured as Ekiugbo, Otor-Iwhreko,Ughelli Communities claim Ughelli Main Market ownership 

From Joel Grandball Two persons have sustained gunshot injuries as many others sustain various degrees of injuries in a clash between Ekiugbo and Otor-Iwhreko communities over the ownership of the Ughelli main market in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. This is just as the traditional shrine of one of the communities was burnt to ashes in the cause of the incident as traders in fear hurriedly packed out of the main Market. Scores of vehicles and motorcycles were destroyed and youths set vehicle tyres on fire. According…

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Elohim Political Forum charges Nigerian youths, Delta central to go for their PVCs

By Joel Grandball National President of Elohim Political Forum, EPF, Prince Emmanuel Omote has charged youths in the country, particularly in Delta Central senatorial District to use the opportunity of the ongoing collection of Permanent voter’s card to equip their selves with their PVCs ahead of the forthcoming elections in 2019. Addressing hundreds of youths in an enlarge meeting of the forum in Ughelli North Local Government Area, Omote said, “The time has come for youths to take their destinies in their hands with the voter’s card, you cannot be…

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Relief materials worth over N6m donated by Sen Omo-Agege to IDPs in Delta communities

By Joel Grandball, Relief materials worth over N6 million have been donated to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs in Uwheru, Ohoror and Agadama communities in Ughelli North local Government Area of Delta State by the senator representing Delta Central, Ovie Omo-Agege. Items donated to the IDPs are, Rice, Garri, Groundnut Oil, Noodles, Tomatoes, Soaps, Detergents, Biscuits, Pampers, Slippers, Cartons of Ice-fish, Shaving sticks, Vaseline Jellies and others. Speaking on the occasion, the Director General, Agege Campaign Organisation, at the state treasurer of the All Progrssives, Congress, APC, Mr. Chuks Erhire said,…

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Ofuani to head Pointer Newspaper

Celestine Ofuani has been deployed to head the Pointer Newspaper as the Acting General Manager according to the Delta State Commissioner for Information, Patrick Ukah. The appointment is sequel to the official disengagement of the substantive General Manager of the company, Mr Bosah Iwobi, from the services of the company with effect from Friday, November 9, 2018. Mr. Ofuani is to act in that capacity until the appointment of a new substantive General Manager. Before his deployment, Mr Ofuani was the Deputy Director of Information (DDI) in charge of Newsroom and…

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