Nigeria has institutionalised corruption, says Catholic bishop
The Bishop, Catholic Diocese of Warri, Dr. John Afahera, has said that the country has adopted corruption as a department in its polity.
Okowa performed beyond our imagination, says DESOPADEC
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has been given pass mark judging by his performance in security, infrastructure and human capital development.
Oil-producing communities reek of poverty despite over N10t 13% derivation
Despitethe receipt of over N10t from the 13 per cent derivation principle between 2000 and 2018, by Niger Delta states, the deplorable living conditions in oil-producing...
Naanen: 13% derivation is a constitutional failure
I must admit that there is absolutely no doubt about the issue of disadvantaged position in the 13 per cent derivation, nobody will doubt that, and I think it is a constitutional failure.
Delta State monarchs ask government to declare state of emergency on federal roads
Traditional rulers in Delta State have urged the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency on federal roads traversing the three senatorial districts of the state, describing the roads as death-traps.
Lori-Ogbebor tasks Itsekiri in DESOPADEC on accountability, stewardship
Rights activist, Chief Rita Lori-Ogbebor, has charged her three Itsekiri kinsmen appointed by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa into the board of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) to be accountable to the people and alive to their responsibilities.
Niger Delta challenge and ignorance hypothesis
I recall listening with real curiosity to Professor Anthony Akpoborie, a Geologist and Lecturer, speak passionately to underline his position...
Okowa tasks political appointees, swears in new commissioners
To ensure that political appointees live up to expectations, Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has charged them to serve with integrity, devotion, commitment and accountability, by always rendering services to Deltans. The governor gave the charge yesterday in Asaba at the swearing-in ceremony of two new members of the State Executive Council-Hon. Freeman…