Okowa, Amata for charity day, agric forum
The Operation Help Your Neighbour (OHYN) project of Good Circle International Organisation,GCIO, a charity based organisation takes its campaign to Asaba for Wednesday...
Delta assembly defends increase in 2018 budget by N10b
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa had on October 19, 2017 presented a budget of N298 billion, which the lawmakers increased to N308 billion before passing it on November 30, 2017.
Okowa, Ojougboh in tug of war
THEY were ordinarily supposed to be the best of buddies, but the river between Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and Chief Cairo Ojougboh is as wide as the River Niger. In the rough and tumble world of politics, where ethnic loyalty is the order of the time, the two political heavyweights share so much in common.…
78,359 persons HIV victims in Delta, says Okowa
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has disclosed that about 78,359 persons are presently living with the dreaded HIV, out of the state’s estimated population of over five million.
Delta assembly okays N4.5bn bond for Warri-Effurun water scheme
The Delta State House of Assembly has approved Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s request for N4.5billion performance bond.The bond from Fidelity Bank is for the completion of the Warri-Effurun Water Scheme.
NMA seeks National Institute for Orthopaedic Research
The Nigeria medical association (NMA) has sought speedy passage in the establishment of national institute of orthopaedic research currently at the National Assembly...
Rumpus over alleged N164 billion spent by Okowa on roads
Trouble is brewing in Delta State following the N164 billion allegedly spent by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in the last two years on roads’ repairs and reconstruction.
Governor Okowa celebrates Darah at 70
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa hailed the former Chairman, The Guardian Editorial Board, Prof. Godini Gabriel Darah as he turned 70 yesterday.
PDP disowns Makarfi’s alleged presidential ambition, says peace accord not enforcible
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said it was not aware of the alleged presidential ambition of its National Chairman, Ahmed Makarfi, with regards to the 2019 general elections.
Wike cautions against hasty passage of PIB, Okowa seeks FG’s intervention
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has cautioned against hasty passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) by the National Assembly to avoid crisis. Wike gave the advice at the Government House, Port Harcourt yesterday during an interactive session with members of the House of Representatives......