Delta Monarchs enjoin politicians to be peaceful during party primaries
Ahead of 2019 general elections, politicians have been advised to be peaceful during their parties’ primaries. Traditional rulers in Delta North under the auspices of Delta North Traditional Rulers forum gave the advice in a five-point communiqué issued at the end of their meeting held at the Owa Oyibu Palace....
Delta 2019: APC gambles with direct, indirect primaries
Delta State governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has been accused as the mastermind of the protracted crisis in the state chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), over direct or indirect primaries, The confusion over which primary mode to adopt for picking candidates for the 2019 general elections ....
Osinbajo visits Delta, pledges FG’s help on flooding
Vice President Yemi Osibanjo has hinted of Federal Government’s resolve to collaborate with the Ifeanyi Okowa administration in tackling the flooding in Delta State, noting that the menace was an ecological problem that could not be prevented. He spoke yesterday during a visit to the camp of internally displaced persons in Asaba where he was…
Delta group rejects zoning of assembly seat, tasks Okowa on free primary
Chairman of Concerned Ughelli South Youths for Good Governance (CUSYGG), Mr. Akpokiboro Ediyere, has called on the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State to provide a level-playing ground for all aspirants to the House of Assembly from Ughelli South.
Okowa to host National Youth Games heroes October 1
Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa will on October 1 roll out the red carpet for the state’s athletes and officials, who made history by winning the National Youth Games a record fourth time in Ilorin, Kwara State last weekend.
Fake news and media ethics, regulation nexus
“AS we are seeing in the case of (President Donald) Trump (of the United States), powerful political actors may attempt to mislead the public by labeling any story they disagree with as hate speech or fake news. Conservative social groups and forces of the status quo have always orchestrated moral panics over issues they disagree…
PDP Primaries: Ensure fairness in Oshimili North, group urges Okowa
Oshimili North Arise, a political pressure group, has urged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to provide level-playing ground for aspirants in its nationwide House of Assembly primary election on Saturday.
Okowa berates Uduaghan, charges him to list legacy projects
Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has charged his predecessor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, to list the legacy projects he claimed to have left behind, which his government destroyed.
2019 Delta guber race: Contenders and pretenders, as APC plots a shocker
For the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) the issue of who will fly its flag in Delta State in next year’s governorship election is almost a done deal, with Governor Ifeanyi Okowa favoured by the leadership of the party for a second term. More so, as the office has been zoned to Delta north senatorial zone, where Governor Okowa hails from.
I’m not losing sleep over impeachment, says Saraki
The Senate President, Dr. Olubukola Saraki has declared that he is not bothered about impeachment when Senate finally resumes, insisting that there are process and a constitution that guide the Senate. Saraki disclosed this, yesterday, in Asaba, Delta State, when he visited Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, at the Government House, on further consultation on his presidential…