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2023 election: okowa, ibori reach a ‘No zoning’ agreement as PDP MEGA RALLY looms

2023 election: okowa, ibori reach a ‘No zoning’ agreement as PDP MEGA RALLY looms

The enlarged ‘caucus’ meeting of the People’s Democratic Party, Delta state chapter, which was held ahead of Saturday’s Mega Rally to determine who will succeed governor Ifeanyi Okowa, was said to have ended in deadlock. The meeting held at the Government House on Friday night in Asaba was attended by Okowa, former governors James Ibori...

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Assailants behead Delta woman, husband shot as communal crisis lingers

Assailants behead Delta woman, husband shot as communal crisis lingers

Gunmen have reportedly beheaded a 40-year-old woman, Mrs Oghale Napoleon, while she worked on her farm at Owodokpokpo-Igbide, in the Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. UGAMATV gathered that her husband, who was also attacked by the gunmen, escaped with bullet wounds. The deceased woman, according to a Facebook post by Umeh Needs Road, “went...

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Nigeria will be better with right electoral system – Okowa

Nigeria will be better with right electoral system – Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has said that Nigeria would get better when the integrity of the electoral process could be guaranteed to ensure that only the will of the people prevailed. Okowa stated this while addressing members of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the residence of the Chairman, Delta State Waste Management Board, Mr...

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Police arrest man for raping two sisters in Delta community

Police arrest man for raping two sisters in Delta community

A 35-year-old man has been arrested by the Delta State Police Command for allegedly raping two sisters. The suspect, Jude Nduka, resident on Obi Onuwe Street, behind Kowen Plaza, Asaba, Delta State, was said to have raped and impregnated one of the girls, aged 16, and defiled the other aged 13. It was learnt that...

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Three arrested as Delta hunter kills 60-year-old man over traps

Three arrested as Delta hunter kills 60-year-old man over traps

Three suspects have been arrested by the Delta State Police Command over the murder of a 60-year-old farmer, identified simply as Emmanuel. UGAMATV learnt that the victim was allegedly hacked to death by a hunter, Akporuaro Monday, for refusing to stop setting traps on his (hunter’s) farm. The incident happened in Orogun community, Delta State. Our...

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Fraudsters hack into Delta website, fix job application fee at N8,500

Fraudsters hack into Delta website, fix job application fee at N8,500

The Delta State Government has disowned an online advert for recruitment into the state civil service, saying the publication is fraudulent. Suspected hackers had on Wednesday placed a recruitment application form on the Delta State Civil Service Commission’s website, asking applicants to obtain entry forms from the Department of Recruitment and Promotion of the state...

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Motorists, travelers stranded as bridge collapses in Delta

Motorists, travelers stranded as bridge collapses in Delta

HUNDREDS of motorists and travelers were Friday, stranded, following the collapse of Umutu bridge along Agbor- Abraka-Eku road in Ukwuani Local Government Area, Delta State. Our Correspondent gathered that the incident occurred in the early hours of the day, adding that the aged long bridge gave way as a Trailer conveying heavy duty construction bulldozer...

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Police arrest principal as SS3 student drowns In Delta school

Police arrest principal as SS3 student drowns In Delta school

The principal of Government Technical College, Ogor, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State has been arrested by operatives of the state police command following the alleged drowning of an SS3 student of the school identified as ThankGod Emumirigwe, in a borrow pit within the school premises. The deceased, from the Mechanical Department of...

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delta priest Dies While Ministering On Altar

delta priest Dies While Ministering On Altar

Apriest with the Anglican Communion in Nigeria, Rev Efe Urhogo has reportedly died while ministering at St John’s Anglican Church, Okpara Inland, Ethiope East Local Government Area in Delta State. It was learnt that the priest slumped while ministering from the pulpit on Wednesday evening during the Anglican Youth Week programme.  READ ALSO FG ADDRESSED...

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