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May, 2020

  • 31 May

    Herdsmen Attacks: Delta Is Our Home, We Have Nowhere To Go – Miyetti Allah

    Muktar Ahmed, Secretary of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association in Delta State, has reacted to attacks and killings in some parts of the state by Fulani herdsmen. Read Also: Fish Out Killers Of UNIBEN 100-Level Student, Obaseki Orders Police He said Delta is their home and they have no other place to …

  • 26 May

    Delta Council Gives Herdsmen Quit Notice

    Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State has issued a seven-day ultimatum to herdsmen, to vacate bushes they are residing in the council. Read Also: Bandits Kidnap Bride-to-be 48 Hours To Her Wedding In Katsina This follows an executive order given to them by the Local Government Chairman, Louis Ndukwe. …

  • 17 May

    Military Officer Arrested In Delta For Violating Inter-state Lockdown

    A military officer has been arrested in Alifeke, a town located at the boundary between Edo and Delta States, for violating the inter-state lockdown imposed by the federal government. Read Also: Madagascar’s COVID-19 Cure Criticised Because It’s From Africa – Keyamo According to online reports, the officer was arrested by military …

  • 15 May

    Fruit Seller Tests Positive For COVID-19 In Delta

    A 29-year-old lady has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Delta State. Read Also: ATMs Major Source Of COVID-19 Community Transmission – Environmentalist This was confirmed by Charles Ehiedu Aniagwu, the state Commissioner of Information, on his WhatsApp status, the Vanguard reports. Although the commissioner did not reveal the …

  • 12 May

    American Woman Who Died In Delta Not COVID-19 Positive – Health Commissioner

    The Delta State government has confirmed that the 67-year-old American woman, who slumped and died in a hotel, where she lodged with her Nigerian boyfriend, was not COVID-19 positive. Read Also: We’ll Deal With Officials Found Culpable In Arrest Of Shawarma Dealer – EFCC There had been speculations that the woman, …

  • 11 May

    Man ‘Arrested’ As American Guest Dies After Showing COVID-19 Symptoms

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    The Delta State Police Command has picked up a man after his 60-year-old female American guest died after exhibiting symptoms of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Read Also: Saudi Triples VAT As Drop In Oil Prices, COVID-19 Bite Hard The incident was confirmed by Hafiz Inuwa, the Delta State Commissioner of Police. …

  • 10 May

    Gunmen Kill Two Policemen, Woman In Delta

    Gunmen Open Fire On Mourners In Benue, Kill Four

    Unidentified gunmen have killed two policemen on escort duty and a woman in Delta State. Read Also: We Must Learn To Live With COVID-19, Not Impose Another Lockdown – Keyamo It was learnt that the incident occurred at around 8pm on Saturday at Orerokpe in Okpe Local Government Area of the …

  • 10 May

    COVID-19: Naval Officer Threatens Guards With Knife, Absconds From Isolation Centre

    A sailor of the Nigerian Navy has absconded from a coronavirus isolation centre in Oghara, Delta State, after threatening guards with knife. Read Also: Pastors Must Prove They’re Real Men Of God During COVID-19 – Kaigama Identified as SM Ahmadu, the officer is said to be serving on board the navy’s …

  • 5 May

    Runaway Delta COVID-19 Patient Intercepted In Enugu

    A confirmed case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) who absconded from the Delta State isolation centre has been apprehended in Enugu State. Read Also: VIDEO: Gombe COVID-19 Patients Barricade Expressway, Protest Against Poor Welfare This was disclosed in a statement signed by Professor Ikechukwu Obi, the Enugu State Commissioner for Health, …

April, 2020

  • 10 April

    Delta Announces First COVID-19 Death

    The Delta State government has recorded the first death linked to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state. Read Also: I Never Knew Nigeria’s Healthcare System Was Bad Until COVID-19 – SGF Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State, announced the fatality in a statement issued by Olisa Ifeajika, his Chief Press …

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