Delta

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Delta is a state in Nigeria that was carved out of the former Bendel State in 1991. The capital city is Asaba and Warri is largest city. Warri Times Newspaper at www.warritimes.wordpress.com is the online newspaper that publishes Warri news. It is owned and run by Pastor Isaiah Ogedegbe.

Delta is an oil-producing state of Nigeria situated in the region known as the Niger Delta.

Delta State is made up of twenty-five Local Government Areas:

   * Aniocha-North
   * Aniocha-South
   * Bomadi
   * Burutu
   * Ethiope-East
   * Ethiope-West
   * Ika-North
   * Ika-South
   * Isoko-North
   * Isoko-South
   * Ndokwa-East
   * Ndokwa-West
   * Okpe


   * Oshimili-North
   * Oshimili-South
   * Patani
   * Sapele
   * Udu
   * Ughelli-North
   * Ughelli-South
   * Ukwuani
   * Uvwie
   * Warri-North
   * Warri-South
   * Warri-South-West