Vanguard (Lagos)

Nigeria: Delta Bans Blockade of Roads for Parties

Warri — Delta State Government is to commenced arrest of persons found barricading major roads in Warri, Uvwie and Udu Local Government Areas of the state.

This came as the government commenced massive destruction of illegal structures, caravans and store projections attached to main buildings.

State Commissioner for Environment, Chief Frank Omare, made this known in Warri yesterday during a press briefing.

He said the on-going demolition in the three council areas had the backing of the Ministry of Environment as directed by the state government.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2012 Vanguard. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.