Okowa Makes New Appointment After Sacking Top Government Officials

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has announced a fresh Appointment following the sacking of top Government officials. This was contained in a Statement Signed by R.O. E. Bayoko, mai, Head of Service / Fg., Secretary to State Government. According to Bayoko, the date for the inauguration of the appointees will be announced in due […]

Ibori Loot: No Money Has Returned To Delta State — AGF

Office of the Accountant General of the Federal has revealed that £4.2m looted by former Governor, James Ibori which was recently repatriated from the United Kingdom is still being awaited. It was reported that the Federal Government on Tuesday said that the £4.2m looted by former Governor, James Ibori recently repatriated from the United Kingdom […]

Governors Meeting: Here Are The Agreements Reached Against Buhari In Delta State

For the first time, it has appeared that Southern Nigeria Governors comprising South-South, South East and South-West geopolitical zones, have spoken with one voice. The forum has called on President Mohammadu Buhari, to address the people of Nigeria, on the state of the nation. In the same token, the governors agreed to ban cattle open […]

98 Years Old Woman Severely Tortured In Delta State, See Why

An old woman, Magarret Okpole, has developed mental challenges after severe torture from her kinsmen in Otor-Iyede community, Isoko North council area of Delta over accusation of witchcraft. The incident happened on Friday, March 19, leaving the nonagenarian in untold shock and pains. Gistongist gathered that an attempt to arrest the suspects was intercepted by […]

3 Killed, Property Destroyed By Thunderstorm In Delta State

A mysterious thunderstorm has killed three persons in Isoko South Local Government of Delta state. One of the victims, Victory Emuobor, a young man, was reportedly knocked down while playing football with other boys at Evoja primary school Oleh, Isoko South local government area of Delta State. Gistongist gathered that the rainstorm, which also destroyed […]

Edo 2020: Delta State Tops All In National Sport Festival

Delta State has emerged the overall winner of the 20th National #Sports Festival with a total of 384 medals to pip the hosts Edo State, who won 341 medals. Team Delta finished the Games with 158 gold, 116 silver and 110 bronze medals while Edo had 129 gold, 104 silver and 108 bronze medals. Team […]

Delta State: Shanties Demolished By Taskforce

Delta state TaskForce on the Environment has demolished shanties and caravans in the unauthorized areas in Warri. Speaking, Warri South chairman, Dr Tidi, and Delta State Taskforce Chairman on Environment, Evangelist Sylvester Oromon told journalists that the state government wants to rid the town of illegal structures. Those demolished included shanties and caravans erected along […]

Crown of Olu Of Warri Declares Missing

Olu of Warri’s crown has disappeared from the palace. Gistongist gathered that the succession crisis rocking Warri Kingdom in Delta State assumed a dramatic twist at the weekend after the 400-year-old Olu of Warri crown and symbol of the Itsekiri monarchy was declared missing. Reports further had it that, of the missing Olu of Warri crown […]

Armed Robbers Attack Bank, Kills Some In Delta State

Some persons were shot dead Tuesday when some armed men attacked a bank at Uselu Uku, few kilometers away, from Asaba, capital of Delta state. Gistongist gathered that the robbers detonated dynamite to blow up part of the wall of the building, housing the bank in Asaba. A Witness said the robbers exchanged gun fire with […]

Delta NURTW Chairman, Araro, Calls For Peace

The Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers , NURTW, Delta State Wing, Comrade Dennis Araro has called for peace among all Deltans. Comrade Araro made the call while debunking an erroneous insinuation that his suit at the industrial court was thrown aside as published in a national daily. He explained that contrary […]