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17 May
Delta State Government, yesterday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Federal Government to host the National Youth Games (NYGs) till 2026.
18 Apr
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, hinted that with proper planning, Nigeria has capacity to export medical officers to needy nations.
23 Jan
The governorship election in Delta State will be a two-horse race between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) because other parties are yet to be visible, less than two months to the general elections.
5 Jan
Governor of Delta State and Vice-Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ifeanyi Okowa, has said health facilities transformed by his administration have started attracting patients from across the country. Okowa stated this, yesterday, while speaking with newsmen shortly after inspecting work at the Advanced Diagnostics Centre; Mother and Child Hospital and doctors’ quarters at…
18 Dec
Major sporting events across the globe provide athletes the opportunity to launch themselves into the reckoning. From the All-Africa Games to the Commonwealth Games, World Championships, and the Olympics Games, most athletes go the extra mile to prepare themselves with the hope of not only winning medals for their countries but also booking their slots…
7 Jan 2019
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has urged the opposition party in Delta State, the All Progressives Congress (APC), to engage in campaigns like the PDP and tell the people their plans instead of holding nocturnal meetings scheming on how to engage in electoral malpractices. Okowa, who spoke during the campaign at Koko and Sapele at the weekend,…
7 Jan 2019
The Delta State Principals’ Cup Football Competition sponsored by Zenith Bank will enter its business end from January 21 with the zonal elimination series, the organisers have revealed. This year’s edition is the third in the series since the tournament was revived in 2017 by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa with support from Zenith Bank. After the…
14 Dec 2018
With three days left to end the 19th National Sports Festival tagged Abuja 2018, Team Delta may have successfully defended its title, after extending the lead on the medals table to 85 gold medals yesterday.
23 Nov 2018
Isoko political bigwigs under the umbrella of Isoko Nation For Okowa (INFO) have vowed to sweep through the ranks of opposition to clinch victory for Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in the 2019 general elections. They inaugurated a 10-man committee for the 24 wards in Isoko South and Isoko North councils, with a mandate to set up…
7 Nov 2018
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has said free, fair and credible 2019 general elections will boost respect for Nigeria in the comity of nations and attract foreign direct investment. Okowa made the comment yesterday when the recently inaugurated executive committee of the Delta State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) led by Apostle…
16 Oct 2018
As the 2019 general elections draw near, Nigerian Guild of Editors has tasked the media, political parties and the electorate on the need for a peaceful, transparent and credible election. The five-day conference, which was held in Asaba, Delta State capital, had ‘Credible Elections, Sustainable Democracy and the Nigeria Media’ as theme. The conference was…
10 Oct 2018
With the emergence of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, as standard bearer of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), President Muhammadu Buhari's strategists will now be saddled with fresh challenges in the North, writes Igho Akeregha, Head, Northern Region. The dice was hard to predict. As more aspirants picked the expression of interest forms in the…


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