Special Report

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Uduaghan’s Finishing Strong: HOW FUNKEKEME IS PLAYING INCREDIBLE ROLES IN ROADS AND BRIDGES CONSTRUCTION IN DELTA – By Richard Umukoro

In his attempt to see that his principal, the Delta State governor, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan finishes strong, the state Commissioner for Works, Rt. Hon. Funkekeme Solomon with his team has since keyed into the vision of governor Uduaghan’s FINISHING STRONG agenda which has virtually become a sing-sung on the lips of if not all … Continue reading

IZU ANIOMA, ANIOMA CONGRESS UNITE

The quest for the Anioma people of Delta State to speak with one voice and present a formidable front that would champion the emergence of an Anioma governor in 2015, received a major boost recently, when two of the most vibrant pressure groups in the land; Izu Anioma and Anioma Congress, decided to join forces … Continue reading

52ND INDEPENDENCE DAY SPEECH BY PRESIDENT GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN

An Address by His Excellency, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Gcfr, on the Occasion of the Independence Day Anniversary on Monday, 1stoctober, 2012 1.Beloved countrymen and women, on this day, fifty-two years ago, our founding fathers brought joy and hope to the hearts of our people when they won independence for our great country. Nigeria made … Continue reading

DELTANS DEMAND SEVEN NEW STATES BEFORE 2015 – By Flashpointnewspaper

The signs that the ethnic nationalities in Delta State are still not very comfortable living together under the same name, came to fore once again, when Deltans from across the three geo-political zones sent in strong requests to the recently concluded Senate Committee on the review of the 1999 constitution demanding for as much as … Continue reading

DESOPADEC BOARD DISSOLVED – The Inside Story

The Management Board of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC has been dissolved by the DeltaState House of Assembly. The motion to dissolve the Board was moved by the Deputy Majority Leader Hon. (Prince) Johnson Erijo (Isoko South II), who, citing section 12 of the 2006 Law establishing the Commission,  said that … Continue reading

DELTA STATE MINISTERIAL NOMINEES: A BRIEF PROFILE

Echegile Godson Onyemaechi: Godson Echegile is in his early 50’s. He has a background in Teaching, Actuarial Science (a discipline in which he made a First class from the University of Lagos) and Finance/ Management. He is also an Ex-Banker and presently a Director in the Federal Housing Authority. He contested the 2007 governorship election … Continue reading

April 2011 Polls: DPP, ACN, LP, Others Dare PDP, Across Delta State

The April 2011 general elections will not be easy for the Peoples Democratic Party in Delta State. The opposition is making sure it gives the PDP not just a good run for their money in all the elective positions in the land, but indeed to defeat the ruling party outrightly across the length and breadth … Continue reading