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Military confirms blast at NPDC flow station in Delta

The Joint Military Task Force deployed to the Niger Delta to protect oil infrastructure on Wednesday confirmed an explosion at an oil field operated by Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) in Delta. Lt.-Col. Olaolu Daudu, Spokesman of the joint force

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Suspected herdsmen attack Delta community

One person has been severely injured in an alleged attack on Osissa community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen. Our correspondent learnt on Sunday that the agrarian community was attacked on

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Fire outbreak razes over 50 tankers in Delta

Over fifty petroleum tankers have so far been destroyed in a fire outbreak at the Ekpan Tankers Park near the Warri Refinery in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The inferno which began at about 7pm on Friday was

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Militants blow up another pipeline

A militant group on Monday claimed an attack on a crude oil pipeline in Delta State, in the second attack on the same line in less than a week. In an emailed statement, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM) spokesman

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Downpour destroys properties, renders many homeless in Delta

[views] A downpour in the early hours of Tuesday destroyed properties worth millions of naira and rendered many residents homeless in Delta State. The downpour led to flooding in different parts of the state, which submerged several homes. As early

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Delta at 25 economic summit ongoing…

[views] President Yemi Osinbajo is presently at the two-day Delta State Economic and Investment Summit starting today. It is part of activities marking the 25th anniversary of the creation of the state. The State Commissioner for Information, Mr Patrick Ukah,

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FG collaborates with Delta to check spread of Lassa Fever

The Federal Ministry of Health says it is collaborating with Delta Government to enhance disease surveillance and curtail the spread of Lassa Fever recorded in the state. Prof. Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health made this known in an interview with

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Armed bandits attack lawmakers in Delta

Armed hoodlums have attacked the legislative chambers of the Ughelli South local government council during a legislative session injuring nine persons. Vanguard reported that the hoodlums were armed with guns, cutlasses, battle axes and other dangerous weapons, which they used

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