National News Politics

PANDEF’s plan to adopt Atiku divides Ijaw, Itshekiri nations

Itsekiri elders and leaders under the auspices of Itsekiri Leaders of Thought, ILT, has dissociated themselves from the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF.

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Delta Education News

Educational Neglect in Riverine Areas: Youth Group Threatens Showdown With Okowa

By Shina Badmus Following alleged marginalisation of education in the riverine areas of Delta State, a youth group – the Delta Ijaw Youth

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Education News

VC commends Buhari for making Maritime University a success story

…Says progress of University shows FG’s commitment towards developing Niger Delta & maritime sector Vice Chancellor of the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State,

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Life & Living News

My husband beat me for not greeting his second wife – Wife tells court

A middle-aged woman, Zainab Ahmed on Tuesday dragged her husband Oare Abdulrazak before a Sharia Court ll sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna over

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Edo News Politics

Ijaw Communities Forbids PDP Campaign in Their Domain

Ahead of February 16 general election, the Ijaw communities in Edo State have forbidden the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from campaigning in their

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News Politics

2019 ELECTION: NO ALTERNATIVE TO OKOWA – MULADE TELLS IJAWS IN DELTA

By Loveth Ojogun An Ijaw community leader in Delta State, Comrade Mulade Sheriff has joined his voice with others to welcome Governor Ifeanyi

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Bayelsa News

Buhari’s appointment of NDDC boss excites Dickson

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for the appointment Prof. Nelson Brambaifa as Acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development

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Education News

Delta State Government Commends Chevron for Sustaining Chris Ikomi Essay Competition

….Calls for more partnerships to support education The Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Barrister Chiedu Ebie, has commended the NNPC/CNL

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National News

Tension in Niger Delta over plot against new NDDC boss

There was tension in the Niger Delta region following moves by a section of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State to

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Delta News Politics

Okowa is not a listening governor – Uduaghan

The immediate past governor of Delta State and the All Progressives Congress, APC, Delta South Senatorial candidate, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has said

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News Politics

Delta South 2019: God’ll grant your heart desires, Olu of Warri tells Manager

The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, has prayed God to grant Senator James Manager (Delta South) his “heart desires and victory” as he

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News Oil & Gas Rivers

Nigerian govt begins refund of N1.3trn debt to NDDC — Acting MD

The Federal Government has begun the refund of over N1.3trillion owed the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) since inception, acting Managing Director of

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News Sport

Bayelsa Queens are Nigeria Women Premier League champions

The Restoration ladies defeated their Lafia counterparts to emerge victors of the Super Four tournament in Lagos Bayelsa Queens are the Nigeria Women

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National News

Buhari loves the Niger Delta, Says New Ag. MD

By Enaibo Asiayei The Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Professor Nelson Brambaifa, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for demonstrating

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Opinion

REMNISCENCING ON THE EMERALD OF THE NIGER DELTA: PASTOR PZ AGINIGHAN, FORMER MD, NDDC (1959-2018)

By Godknows Boladei Igali TRIBUTE IN BRIEF Imprints in the sands of time It is often said, that the times and course of

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National News

Buhari sacks NDDC board, appoints acting managing director for agency

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of an acting Managing Director for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). He is Professor Nelson

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National News

Buhari Shakes Up NDDC, Appoints New Managing Director

President Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed the appointment of Professor Nelson Braimbraifa as acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Braimbraifa

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National News

Niger Delta Youths March For PMB, Dokubo In Abuja

Hundreds of Ijaw youths resident in the 19 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, yesterday, stormed the corporate head office of

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News

NDDC Commissions UNIUYO Access Road

By Loveth Ojogun The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has commissioned a 3.7-kilometre dual carriageway and solar powered light leading into the Main

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News

Empowering Women: One way of getting Nigeria out of recession

By Adamu Usman, Port Harcourt Mrs. Omoye Percy is from Edo State but lives in Elele, Rivers State. She used to be a

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News Rivers

Rivers: War Drums Beat In Rumuekini Over Land

By Adamu Usman, Port Harcourt Information reaching the GbaramatuVoice is that war drums are currently beating in Rumuekini community, Obio/Apkor Local Government Area

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Edo News

Doctor found dead in Benin hotel

The Police in Edo on Thursday confirmed that a medical doctor, Dr Osasogie Ogbeide, was found dead in a hotel in the state

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Education News

ASUU backs demotion of seven professors at Otuoke varsity

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Federal University, Otuoke on Thursday threw its weight behind the demotion of seven professors of the

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National News

MILITARY INVASION: GBARAMATU SPOKESMAN SENDS SOS TO FG, OKOWA

By David Owei The Fiyewei (Spokesman) of Gbaramatu Kingdom, Chief Godpower Gbenekama, has sent a Save Our Soul message to the Federal Government

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News

N-Delta Militants blow hot, says blood will flow if Buhari rigs elections

Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators (CNDA), the umbrella body of militant groups in the Niger Delta, has vowed to resist any attempt to

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News Ondo

Amnesty: Ondo wants federal government to include more agitators

The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr. Agboola Ajayi, has pleaded with the Federal Government to expand the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) to

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National Politics

Drama as Buhari calls ‘Ogboru’ APC presidential candidate

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday shocked supporters and viewers of his presidential campaign in Warri, Delta state, as he mistakenly called the All Progressives

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News Politics

SARS Operative, 3 Kidnappers Die in Shootout

By Adamu Usman PORT-HARCOURT – An operative of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and three kidnappers have been killed in a shoot-out when some

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National News Politics

BUHARI ASSURES NIGER DELTANS OF BETTER DEAL IN HIS SECOND TENURE

…don’t sleep on election day or else PDP will write results – Amaechi  …Buhari will score over 80percent of Delta votes – Otega

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News Politics

APC Losses at Appeal Court in Rivers

By Adamu Usman PORT-HARCOURT– The Appeal Court sitting in Port Harcourt led by Justice C. N. Uwah has thrown out the appeal by

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News Politics

Manager, Ereyitomi, Guwor Storm Warri South West Grand Finale of PDP Campaign Rally 

–Urge Supporters To Vote ‘Five Over Five’  By Shina Badmus Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) standard bearers for the Delta South Senatorial District, Sen. James

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News

Igoba Community Gets New Leadership, Appreciates Pere of Gbaramatu Kingdom

By Isaac Olamikan Igoba Federated community has commended His Royal Majesty Oboro, Gbaraun11, the Aketekpe, Agadagba of Gbaramatu Kingdom for ensuring peace among

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News Politics

BREAKING: APC Excluded As INEC Publishes Names Of Rivers National Assembly Candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the names of candidates for the National Assembly election in Rivers State. The names of

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National News

Ijaw youths write PMB, fume over indigenous oil field owners disregard for local content law

Ijaw Youth Council, Worldwide, IYC, have expressed dissatisfaction over the flagrant abuse of the Nigerian Local Content Law by indigenous oil firm owners

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News

NDDC Chairman Commends Ekpeye Nation for Embracing Dialogue

By Loveth Ojogun The Chairman of the Governing Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba (SAN), has commended communities

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