Residents groan as Delta communities submerged after torrential downpour
Metro

Residents groan as Delta communities submerged after torrential downpour

‘Many residents of the affected areas have been lamenting over the havoc caused them following the flooding in the localities’ Residents of many flood-prone communities in Delta State are groaning as their areas have been submerged following two days of heavy torrential downpours. The early morning heavy downpours on Monday and Tuesday, which lasted for

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2 injured, one stabbed as cult groups clash in Delta community war 2
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2 injured, one stabbed as cult groups clash in Delta community war

A CLASH between rival cult groups in Bomadi, headquarters of Bomadi local government area of Delta state has causedtwo people to sustained severe bullet wounds with one severally stabbed. The incident occurred last night under the Bomadi Bridgehead, popularly called Underbridge or NPA, which is a beehive with beer parlours, restaurants as well as a

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Police arraigns Delta council chief for invading commissioner’s home 4
Crime

Police arraigns Delta council chief for invading commissioner’s home

Police on Wednesday arraigned the Chairman of Patani local council area of Delta State, Perez Omoun, at the State Magistrate Court, Asaba, for allegedly invading the home of the state’s Commissioner for Power and Energy, Basil Ganagana. Omoun was arraigned on a four-count charge of malicious damage after he allegedly invaded the commissioner’s home last

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Tragedy: Three poly students die in Delta accident 8
Tragedy

Tragedy: Three poly students die in Delta accident

Three final year students of the Department of Mass Communication, Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku, Aniocha South Local Government Area, with two others have died in an accident after their final examinations. It was learnt that the accident occurred on Monday around 12noon along Issele-Azagba-Ogwashi-Uku Road. It was gathered that the deceased, two females and a

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We got N200 as COVID-19 allowance - Delta Police officer 9
South South Today

We got N200 as COVID-19 allowance – Delta Police officer

Police operatives in Delta State revealed that their were paid N200 as COVID-19 allowance during the pandemic, with many of them describing it as not only embarrassing, but a mockery of the Force. The police officers who spoke on condition of anonymity, told newsmen that the embarrassing allowance was paid to all police personnel in

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Delta governor ordered reopening of schools on November 2 10
South South Today

Delta governor ordered reopening of schools on November 2

The Delta State Government on Friday has approved the re-opening of schools for all classes in public and private schools across the state with effect from Monday, November 2, 2020. It could be recalled that the Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, ordered the closure of the schools last week over the #EndSARS protest in the

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Ex-vigilante chairman dies in Delta police custody 11
Metro

Ex-vigilante chairman dies in Delta police custody

A former vigilante chairman of Evwreni community in Ughelli North council area of Delta. Tuesday Okuah, has died in police custody.Delta Commissioner for Police, Mr. Hafiz Inuwa, broke the news of Okuah’s demise on Sunday evening after the Force’ silence on the incident which led to a crisis in the community Saturday evening. Addressing youths

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Three people feared dead as rival cult groups contest supremacy 12
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Three people feared dead as rival cult groups contest supremacy

Three persons have been reportedly killed in a fresh clash between members of two fierce cult group in Abraka community in Ethiope-East Local Government Area of Delta State. It was gathered that various deadly weapons such as cutlass, guns and sticks were used during the fracas. According to sources, several other persons sustained injuries when

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Hoodlums cause panic in Delta as community priest is stabbed to death for impregnating Hausa lady 14
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Hoodlums cause panic in Delta as community priest is stabbed to death for impregnating Hausa lady

There is tension at the Hausa quarters area of Igbudu Market in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State as hoodlums reportedly attacked the Chief Priest of the Community to death. The Chief priest also known as Victor was said to have been killed for allegedly impregnating and abandoning a Hausa lady. The deceased

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