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Two FMC doctors on trial over death of pregnant woman in Asaba

Two FMC doctors on trial over death of pregnant woman in Asaba

Two doctors with Federal Medical Centre, Asaba, have appeared before the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria Tribunal, to answer charges of gross professional negligence. The doctors, Iyiola Adewale and Adigba Onodjohwoyovwe, are accused of gross professional negligence which led to the death of a patient in their care. The prosecuting counsel, Mr Nasiru Aliyu, […]

Delta govt. begins rehabilitation of failed Asaba-Onitsha portion of Benin-Onitsha Expressway

Delta govt. begins rehabilitation of failed Asaba-Onitsha portion of Benin-Onitsha Expressway

  Delta Government has commenced intervention work on the failed portions of the Asaba-Onitsha end of the Benin-Onitsha Expressway, The state Commissioner for Works, Chief James Augoye, and his Information counterpart, Mr Charles Aniagwu, who inspected the project on Wednesday, expressed satisfaction with the progress of work. Mr Tarek Maroun, the Site Contractor, Levant Construction […]

Asaba Airport: FG commends Delta State Govt

Asaba Airport: FG commends Delta State Govt

The Federal Government has commended Delta State Government for the quality of facilities at the Asaba International Airport, saying the facilities are of international standards. 

FLOOD: Delta Govt to dredge three rivers in Asaba

FLOOD: Delta Govt to dredge three rivers in Asaba

ASABA-DETERMINED to address the problem of flooding in the state, the Delta State Government Monday said it would dredge the Anwai, Iyiabi and Amilimocha River to accommodate flood water from the storm drainage that is being constructed.

Asaba: Growing future  Athletes and the economy

Asaba: Growing future Athletes and the economy

Recently the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba played host to the Delta State Principals Cup Competition among secondary schools in the state, an avenue to breed young football talents. It is yet another affirmation that Asaba would continue to be a breeding ground for young athletes and at the same time growing the local economy.   Speaking at the occasion, the chairman of the local organizing committee and the Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr Chiedu Ebie said the competition was a deliberate effort of the government to give sports its pride of place.

Asaba and Sports Tourism

Asaba and Sports Tourism

The hosting of the 21st  edition of Senior African Athletics Championships at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba has transformed the Delta State capital into a kind of sports tourism haven. The athletics competition not only brought sports men and women from all parts of the African continent to Asaba, it saw the boom of business as all the major hotels were fully booked.

Editors Brain Storm in Asaba

Editors Brain Storm in Asaba

A mass communication scholar at the Ghana Institute of Journalism, Accra, suffocating with intellectual arrogance and what could be described as after whiskey talk said that journalists are the casual workers of the intellectuals.

Asaba unveils foundation for massacre victims

Asaba unveils foundation for massacre victims

Preparatory to the 2018 commemoration of the Asaba Massacre on October 5-7, 2018, the Asaba Community has empanelled the Asaba Memorial Foundation under the seal and direction of the town’s traditional ruler; Asagba of Asaba, the Advisory Council and the Asagba-in-Council.