COVID-19: Uduaghan Mourns Pessu’s Death, Calls For Obedience To Govt Laws

The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has commiserated with the families of Joseph Pessu who was allegedly killed by the Nigeria Army. In his condolence message on his verified Facebook Page, Uduaghan appealed to Deltans to always obey government directives. He said, “The reports of the gruesome killing of a defenseless citizen identified as Mr. Joseph Pessu, by men of the Nigerian Army earlier today in Warri saddens my heart. It is a very condemnable act from people who have sworn oath to protect our…

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COVID-19: Govt Task Force Attack Delta NUJ Chairman, Daily Post Reporter In Warri

Oofficials of the Delta State Task force on Environment on Wednesday attacked and assaulted the State Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ Delta Council, Comrade Michael Ikeogwu as well as DAILY POST Correspondent, Comrade Matthew Omonigho who were monitoring the level of compliance on the ‘Social Distance’ order of Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa with respect to the Corona-Virus pandemic at Otiotio Street in Uvwie Local Government Area. However, it took the swift intervention of the State Chairman of the Environment Taskforce, Mr. Syvelster Oromoni to calm the nerves…

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COVID-19 Lockdown : CSP ZUOKUMOR VOWS TO ENFORCE COMPLIANCE TO STATE DIRECTIVES

By Ogba  Arierhi   UGHELLI: THE Divisional Police Officer (DPO) ‘A’ Division Police command, Ughelli, CSP Zuokumor Kevin, has reiterated the determination of the security agencies in Ughelli command to enforce compliance with the directives issued by the state and local government on lockdown of markets and other effected places as part of measures to contain and curtails the spread of COVID-19 infection in the state. He gave the assurance while play host to members of NUJ from Ughelli Correspondents chapel in his office. He warned residents against flouting the…

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Covid-19: Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde Interview After Test Positive

Transcript: Governor Seyi Makinde’s Phone Interview with Mayor Isaac Brown on Fresh FM 105.9 Ibadan (10 AM, March 31, 2020) Q How are you feeling? A Well, I am okay… feeling okay. Like I posted on my wall yesterday, you all know that I took the test for COVID-19, as I promised and everybody knows what the result was. Q Can you confirm to us again. There are those who probably were unable to even access your page yesterday. A Well, the result came out positive. So, I have the…

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COVID-19: Ned Nwoko Donates Thoussnds Of Hand Sanitizers, Nose Mask, Hand Gloves To Hospitals In Delta North

  ..SUPPORTS COVID-19 RESEARCH FUNDS WITH 100 MILLION NAIRA   Foremost philanthropist and international legal luminary, Prince Ned Munir Nwoko has began the distribution of materials that will aid in the battle against the novel Coronavirus pandemic.   The distribution which took place simultaneously across the local government areas of delta north, saw the Star Prince as Ned Nwoko is fondly called make donations of thousands of clinically certified hand sanitizers, nose masks and hand gloves to the general hospitals in the local government areas in delta north. Making the…

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Coronavirus: OBOREVWORI DONATES HAND SANITIZERS, OTHER ITEMS TO CONSTITUENTS

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has donated hand sanitizers and other items to his Constituents in Okpe State Constituency. Making the delivery of the items at the Orerokpe General Hospital, on Monday, March 30, 2020  for onwards distribution to hospitals and Primary Health Centres across Okpe Local Government Area, the Speaker expressed the hope that they would go a long way in protecting his Constituents against the  global Coronavirus pandemic. Describing the Virus as deadly, Rt Hon Oborevwori said that the items…

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COVID-19: Delta Govt Shuts Down All Activities, Release Emergency Numbers

Following the continued spread of Coronavirus also known as Covid-19, The Delta State Governor, Sen. Dr.  Ifeanyi Okowa has announceed the closure of Night Clubs/Lounges, Cinemas and the restriction of public burials, Social events to 20 persons. In a statewide broadcaste,  Governor Okowa held that following the confirmation of 42 cases of Covid-19 in Nigeria, we must take some precautionary measures in Delta State to prevent, as well as limit infection if it occurs. My Dear Deltans, For the second time in one week, I am addressing you on the…

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Uwheru: Tears As Nine Exhumed Corpses Reburied In Agadama Community 

By Joel Grandball & Omamuzo Efidhere  Uwheru- TEARS flowed freely at Agadama community, Ughelli North Local Government Area, as the nine exhumed  corpses of those slain by suspected herdsmen were reburied. It would be recalled the corpses of the victims were exhumed for autopsy at the Ughelli Central hospital following claims by the State Commissioner of Police Hafiz Inuwa that suspect herdsmen never killed anyone in the recent on the community. Those exhumed and reburied are, Arhiakpore Steven, Oghenekparobo Emmanuel, who died at Oghara Teaching Hospital after surviving gunshot injuries,…

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Local Divers Recover Corpse Of Drowned Uniben Student After Two Days In Ughelli River

By Omoghene Benedict, The remains of the drowned final year student of the University of Benin, Ayodele Adeluyi 25, has been recovered by local divers in Oteri-Ughelli community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. Ayodele, a student of Uniben studying Fisheries at the Agricultural Department, had accompanied his friends to a local dredging site on Wednesday last week Tuesday to swim before his untimely death it was gathered. According to sources, The deceased had returned from school without the knowledge of his parents and was hanging out…

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25-yrs Uniben Student Drown In Ughelli

By Uruemu Joseph, A final year student of the University of Benin, Uniben, simply identified as Ayo (surname withheld) was reportedly drowned in a stream in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. The deceased, who is a final year student of Uniben studying Fisheries at the Faculty of Agriculture had went with his friends to a dredged site at Oteri-Ughelli community to swim before his untimely death. Sources disclosed that Ayo had deceived his parents that he was in school, unknowingly to his parents, he was was hanging…

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