Friday, 2nd June 2023

Dame Edith Okowa

21 Jan
Encomiums poured in as eminent personalities from all walks of life converged in Warri, Delta State to bid farewell to Brig-General Sunday Esijolomi Tuoyo (Rtd.), father-in-law of Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, the immediate-past governor of Delta State. Brig-General Tuoyo journeyed to the great beyond on Saturday, December 17th, 2022 at the age of 87. For…
30 Aug 2022
Plaintiff and Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Sheriff Oborevwori, has dedicated the ruling by the Court of Appeal retaining him as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate for next year’s elections as victory to God and all citizens.
4 Feb 2022
Wife of the Delta State governor, Dame Edith Okowa, yesterday, led no fewer than 300 women in prayers to seek the will of God to reform and secure the future of their children.
3 Jan 2022
Wife of the Delta State governor and founder, 05 Initiative, Dame Edith Okowa, weekend, presented gifts and offered prayers for the First Baby of the year 2022.
13 Oct 2021
Dame Edith Okowa, wife of Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, has offered free eye care services to the people of Delta South, through her pet project “05 Initiative”.
2 May 2021
Over the years, the office of the First lady, at both federal and state levels, has gained immeasurable recognition and appreciation in the country such that any move aimed at formalising it now will...
3 Apr 2018
Her Excellency, Evangelist Dame Edith Okowa was born on June 1, 1961 to the respectable family of Mr. and Mrs. Erasmus Mekwuye.
25 Feb 2018
In recognition of her contribution to the welfare and development of women and children through her pet project, the 05 Initiative, the wife of the Delta State governor, Dame Edith Okowa, was at the weekend appointed the United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF) Nutrition Ambassador for the state.  An elated Mrs. Okowa, who was honoured…
28 Dec 2017
For putting up excellent performance in their various academic activities, Eroton Exploration and Production, an oil company, has rewarded 17 primary and secondary school pupils in Delta state, with a cash prize of N100,000 each.
23 Dec 2017
Over one thousand inmates at the Warri Federal Prison have received free treatment and medication, courtesy of the partnership between the 05 Initiative...


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