• Navy flags off Operation Eagle Eye in Warri, deploys heavy military equipment

    Navy flags off Operation Eagle Eye in Warri, deploys heavy military equipment

    The Nigerian Navy has launched ‘Operation Eagle Eye’, a new strategy to combat militancy and other criminal activities in the Niger Delta region.

    The flag off was perfomed by Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas.

    Operation Eagle Eye, a new exercise incorporated into the Chief of Naval Staff annual sea inspection, involved the deployment of nine capital ships, over 80 gunboats and 11 inshore patrol cars and five Navy helicopters, to cover Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers and Akwa Ibom […]

  • Armed robbers kill victim, cart away N5 million in Warri

    Armed robbers kill victim, cart away N5 million in Warri

    A middle aged man identified as Chidobe Nkem, was on Monday shot dead by a four-man armed robbery gang after intersecting his vehicle at the Government Reserved Area (GRA) in Warri Urban.

    Reports gathered that he had being trailed from the bank and stolen N5 million from him.

    The deceased, a driver who was accompanied by Mr. Maxwell Adibe, a manager (both staff of a Marine Company, Smu-Tuns Nigeria Ltd) were drove in a C-Class Mercedes-Benz to the bank, along Airport Road […]

  • See the Live Alligator Presented for Annual Harvest Thanksgiving in Warri (Photos)

    See the Live Alligator Presented for Annual Harvest Thanksgiving in Warri (Photos)

    A live alligator has been presented by a member of a Church in Warri, Delta State during the church’s thanksgiving service.

    According to a shocking report by a Facebook user, Austen Uwede, the congregation at Our Saviour’s Anglican Church in Urhobo, Warri, in Delta State, were left in total shock after a church member presented a live alligator during an annual thanksgiving.

    The gesture has been seen as a very unusual occurrence by many who insist that it is a variation from […]

  • Niger Delta militants blow up Trans Forcados export line in Warri

    Niger Delta militants blow up Trans Forcados export line in Warri

    Suspected militants have bombed a state-run oil pipeline near the southern Nigerian oil hub of Warri in the latest blow to the industry, a security source and community leader said Wednesday.

    The Trans Forcados export line was attacked late Tuesday, they said, just hours after President Muhammadu Buhari met with representatives of militant groups in the oil-rich Niger delta to discuss how to end the unrest plaguing the region.

    No group has yet claimed responsibility for Tuesday’s attack.

    “The attack was carried out […]

  • US Pastor, Benny Hinn Causes a Scene at Ayo Oritsejafor’s Church in Warri (Photos)

    US Pastor, Benny Hinn Causes a Scene at Ayo Oritsejafor’s Church in Warri (Photos)

    Benny Hinn stunned members of a church in the Niger Delta part of Nigeria with a strong flow of the power of the Holy Spirit.

    All eyes were on American televangelist, Pastor Benny Hinn, who caused quite a scene during a programme at Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor’s Word of Life Bible Church in Warri, Delta state.

    Benny Hinn, who is currently in Nigeria, as part of his worldwide evangelical outreach, sent the choristers and other congregants falling to the ground as he walked […]

  • Nigerian Navy arrests 75 suspected criminals in Warri

    Nigerian Navy arrests 75 suspected criminals in Warri

    Determined to flush out criminal elements in its base, the Nigeria Navy (NNS Delta), yesterday arrested 75 persons suspected to be involved in illegal oil bunkering, militancy, kidnapping and impersonation of naval officers in Delta State.

    In the same operation, the Navy also impounded three vessels and 80 Cotonou boats loaded fully with stolen crude oil.

    While the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice-Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, yesterday said the navy had reduced incessant attacks on merchant ships by pirates on the nation’s […]

  • FIRS shuts firms in Warri, Lagos, Ilorin over unpaid taxes

    FIRS shuts firms in Warri, Lagos, Ilorin over unpaid taxes

    It was gathered that the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), yesterday, ramped up its tax enforcement drive when its teams shut down the premises of companies with tax liabilities in Warri, Lagos and Ilorin.

    In Warri, Delta State, the enforcement team visited two companies including JAD Construction, where the FIRS team evicted all the staff before sealing off the premises for unremitted taxes in excess of N400million, accumulated from 2013.

    “These defaulters had the option of clearing the arrears to avoid being […]

  • Over 50 Tankers Were Burnt In A Fire Incident In Warri ( SEE PHOTOS)

    Over 50 Tankers Were Burnt In A Fire Incident In Warri ( SEE PHOTOS)

     

    Over 50 tankers at the Ekpan Tankers Park near Warri Refinery, Delta State were burnt in a fire incident that occurred in the early hours of

  • Four Notorious Robbers Shot Dead In Warri, Delta State

    Four Notorious Robbers Shot Dead In Warri, Delta State

    Some rampaging armed robbers in Delta State, South-south part of Nigeria met their waterloo in an awry operation.

    The operatives of Nigerian Police Force in Delta State hit a milestone by routing out a group of assailants who were on a robbery operation in the Niger Delta area that has become a hub for criminals in recent times.

    Four of the robbers were shot dead and displayed for public view at a nearby police post which recorded the presence of some journalists.

    The […]

  • Pastor in police net for allegedly s*xing woman to death in Warri

    Pastor in police net for allegedly s*xing woman to death in Warri

    Investigation has revealed that an unidentified pastor has landed in police net for allegedly having a sexual intercourse with a woman co-habiting with a man, in the guise of praying for her at about 5 am on Monday September, 26, in Warri, Delta State, Adelove News can exclusively report. The woman died reportedly in the course of the intercourse.

    Our correspondent gathered that the matter is currently being kept secret by members of the unknown woman’s family, because they want to […]

  • Tompolo’s late father buried in Warri

    Tompolo’s late father buried in Warri

    The city of Warri, Thursday went agog as the Ekpemupolo family of Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta State begin the burial ceremony of their late father, High Chief Thomas Osen Ekpemupolo.

    The burial began with the gates of Veenell Hospital shut as movements of persons were restricted; only select members of the Ekpemupolo family and traditional Chiefs from Gbaramatu Kingdom were allowed access into the premises due to the suspicion that the death of Late High […]