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Asaba Airport Concession To Fetch N80bn, Says Official

Delta Government says the Asaba Airport Concession will fetch more than N80 billion revenue at the end of the 30-year period. Prof. Sylvester Monye, Senior Policy Adviser to Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, said this while briefing...

Delta Govt. To Revoke Cs of O Of Undeveloped Plots In May – Commissioner

Delta Government says it will, by May, revoke the Certificates of Occupancy (Cs of O) of undeveloped plots issued in the last two years in the urban areas of the state. The state Commissioner for...

Gov. Okowa Swears In 2 Advisers

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Monday swore in two new Special Advisers, Dr. Augustine Obidi and Chief Ebikeme Clark. The governor, who performed the function at the Government House, Asaba, said that his administration...

C/River Govt. Demolishes Suspected Kidnapper’s Building

Cross River Government has demolished a building belonging to a suspected kidnapper. The government also destroyed a brothel for allegedly housing underage persons for prostitution. The buildings situated in Calabar were demolished by the state security...

Delta Exco Approves Reconstruction Of Orhuwhorun Road, Others

Delta State Government, on Friday, approved the widening and rehabilitation of the 2.1 kilometres Orhunwhorun Road in Udu Local Government Area of the state at a total cost of N398.2 million. This was part of...

Delta Empowers Women With N60,000 To Rent Shops –Official

Delta State government has empowered beneficiaries of the Women Empowerment Skills Acquisition Programme (WESAP) with the sum of N60, 000 each to rent shops. Presenting the money to the beneficiaries, in Asaba, on Wednesday, the...

Crimes: NSCDC Arrests 751 Suspects In Edo

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has arrested 751 suspects for various crimes in 2020 in Edo. Mr. George Edem, the commandant of the corps in the state, said this in an...
COVID-19: Medical Doctor Tests Positive In Bayelsa

Calm Returns To Peremabiri Community As Bayelsa Govt. Intervenes

Calm has finally been restored to Peremabiri Community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa, following the intervention of the government after a period of violence in the past week. Some yet to be...
40,000 Youths To Benefit From FG/ IFAD Africa Project In Ondo – Commissioner

New Year: Gov. Akeredolu Grants Amnesty To 11 Inmates

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has granted amnesty to 11 inmates serving various jail terms in correctional centres in the state to mark the beginning of 2021. Mr. Olusegun Ajiboye, Chief Press Secretary to...

Owan West Rolls Out Mobile Healthcare Scheme For the Elderly

Chairman of Owan West Council in Edo State, Hon Frank Ilaboya says the elderly in the council would from January enjoy a mobile healthcare program. The Council Boss announced this when he hosted the elderly...
Obaseki Seeks Traditional Ruler’s Blessing Ahead Of Sept. 19

COVID-19: Edo Govt. Urges Protection Of the Elderly

Edo Government on Monday urged residents in the state to ensure they protected the elderly, adjudged most vulnerable to COVID-19, following the outbreak of a second wave of the pandemic. The Secretary to the State...
4 Persons killed, 10 Buildings Destroyed in Cult Clash in Edo

4 Killed In Rival Cult Shootout In Bayelsa Community

The Police Command in Bayelsa on Monday said four members of rival cult groups died in a shootout at a wake in the early hours of Monday. Mr. Asinim Butswat, a Superintendent of Police and...
We’ll Support NLNG Train 7 Project To Succeed - Wike

Wike To Impose Stringent Measures To Curb Spread Of COVID-19

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, says he will re-impose lockdown beginning from January as the number of coronavirus cases surge in the State. He gave hint of imminent second phase of lockdown amid...

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