Delta Assembly tasks Okowa on areas under Fulani herder’s siege
The Delta House of Assembly has urged Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa to direct security agencies to mount surveillance in Aniocha North Local Government Area of the state and other areas
Delta assembly passes state judiciary financial autonomy bill
The Delta State House of Assembly yesterday in Asaba passed the state’s Judiciary Fund Management (Financial Autonomy) Bill, 2019.
Delta Assembly reassures investors of friendly laws
The Delta House of Assembly has reassured investors of friendly laws that promote trade and investments with a view to making the state a commercial hub in West Africa.
Seventh Delta Assembly kicks off amid concerns, expectations
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa recently forwarded a list of eight cabinet nominees to the Delta State House of Assembly in what many observers described as an attempt to keep the lawmakers busy and out of mischiefs. It could be recalled that earlier in his congratulatory message to the leadership of the state Assembly, the governor had…
Appeal court sacks Delta Assembly deputy speaker
An Appeal Court sitting in Benin has set aside the position of Kwale High Court on a motion of stay of execution filed by Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Friday Osanebi, with regards to the authenticity of his parliamentary membership of the state. The court said the power to grant such…
Delta Assembly confirms chairman, secretary of state Pensions Bureau
The Delta House of Assembly on Wednesday screened and confirmed of Messrs. Anthony Obuh and Lawson Efenudu as Chairman and Secretary of the state Bureau of Pensions respectively. Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of had earlier sent the names of the nominees to the assembly for screening and confirmation. The confirmation of the nominees followed a motion…
Delta Assembly ratifies N1.2b payment to contractors
Delta State House of Assembly has ratified a short term Certificate Discount facility valued at N1.2 billion in favour of CCC Construction Nigeria limited and Setraco Nigeria limited...
Delta Assembly flays housing policy as government approves new projects
The state Commissioner for Information, Mr. Patrick Ukah, disclosed in Asaba yesterday that the approval was a fall-out of one of the resolutions of the two-day Education Summit organised by the State Government in October 2015.
NULGE seeks Delta Assembly’s intervention in LG autonomy
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Delta State council has asked the state House of Assembly to quickly pass the bill on local governments autonomy when received from the National Assembly.
Intrigues, as Delta Assembly dissolves DSIEC
Delta State House of Assembly, last Thursday, dissolved the State Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) after two-thirds of the members voted in support of the motion, which was brought under matters of urgent public importance by the majority leader, Hon. Tim Owhefere, Ughelli North I.