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Kidnap: Police Apprehend Wanted Suspect In Delta

Kidnap: Police Apprehend Wanted Suspect In Delta

The Delta Police Command says it has apprehended a wanted suspect, alleged to have kidnapped a medical doctor with Delta University Teaching Hospital (DELSUTH) in November 2019. The state Commissioner of Police (CP), Hafiz Inuwa,...
Gov Ayade Bans Aides From Making Statements On Social Media

Gov Ayade Bans Aides From Making Statements On Social Media

Commissioners and other political appointees in Cross River State have been barred from making public and policy statements on social media. The directive was given by the Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade on Sunday...
Ewelukwa Resumes At NBET As Amobi Steps Down

Ewelukwa Resumes At NBET As Amobi Steps Down

The new Managing Director/CEO of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) Dr. Nnaemeka Ewelukwa has assumed office in an acting capacity. Recall that the former Managing Director, Dr. Marilyn Amobi was recently sacked by...
Okowa’s Aide Stressed Need For Peace To Attract Investments, Progress, Development

Okowa’s Aide Stressed Need For Peace To Attract Investments, Progress, Development

Mr. Daniel Ezekiel, Senior Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, has said that peace is necessary if there will be progress and development in the country. Ezekiel stated this at the weekend...
Okowa condemns killing of aide

Okowa Urged To Build Mini Stadium In Torugbene Community To Encourage Youths In Swimming...

Torugbene Community in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State has called on the state government to build a mini stadium in the community to encourage the youths in the area, especially in the...

Navy Arrests 24 Suspects, Seizes 1,831 Bags Of Smuggled Rice

The Nigeria Navy Forward Operating Base (FOB) at Ibaka in Mbo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom has arrested 24 suspects and seized 1,831 bags of smuggled rice. The Commanding Officer of the FOB, Capt....
Police rescue abducted woman, kill one suspect

Police On The Trail Of Kidnappers Of C/River NLC Chairman

The Cross River Police Command said it has launched a manhunt for the kidnappers of the Nigerian Labour Congress Chairman in Cross River, Mr. Ben Ukpepi. Ukpepi was abducted on Tuesday at his residence in...
New CP Unfolds Policing Plan To Curb Criminality In Akwa Ibom

New CP Unfolds Policing Plan To Curb Criminality In Akwa Ibom

The newly appointed Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom, Edgal Imohimi, has unfolded a new policing plan for the state. Imohimi gave the hint while inaugurating a new Divisional Police Station in Ikot Udota village...
EFCC Begins Auction Of 244 Forfeited Vehicles

EFCC Begins Auction Of 244 Forfeited Vehicles

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has commenced processes involved in the auctioning of 244 vehicles forfeited to the Nigerian Government by illegal oil dealers. The exercise was flagged-off on Thursday, December 19 by the...
Carry On From Where Your Predecessors Stopped, Okowa Urges Political Appointees

Carry On From Where Your Predecessors Stopped, Okowa Urges Political Appointees

The Governor of Delta, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged political appointees to ensure cohesion in policy execution by carrying on from where their predecessors stopped. The governor made the call on Wednesday in an address...
Army, NDLEA Recover 725 Bags Of Suspected Cannabis, Eight Guns, In Edo

Army, NDLEA Recover 725 Bags Of Suspected Cannabis, Eight Guns, In Edo

Efforts of the combined troops of 4 Brigade and 32 Artillery Brigade Nigerian Army Exercise Crocodile Smile IV, in collaboration with personnel of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have led to the recovery...

Police Arrest 50 Suspects In Edo In 3 Weeks – CP

Mr. Lawan Jimeta, the Commissioner of Police in charge of Edo, said 50 suspects were arrested in the state in the last three weeks in connection with various crimes. The Commissioner disclosed this on Friday...
Okowa: 60 garlands for an indefatigable performer

Slug: Okowa Inaugurates 7 Governing Councils

Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has inaugurated Governing Councils of State Owned Tertiary Institutions with a charge to develop technical education for the benefit of Deltans. Governor Okowa gave the charge on Thursday during the...

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