Obasanjo endorses Okowa’s reelection, commissions projects in Delta
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has endorsed the re-election of Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, while commissioning two major roads and a stadium in the state. They are the 9.3 kilometers dualised old Lagos/Asaba Road, Boji Boji, Agbor, Ikola 5.27 kilometers dualised Owa-Ekei/Owa-Alero in Ika North East Local Council Area, and the main bowl of Stephen…
Group flays protest against pipeline surveillance contractor
President, Niger Delta Coalition of Coastal Communities, Don Ben, has condemned the protest against pipeline surveillance contractor in the Niger Delta.
Devaluation of naira, fuel price hike will cause another recession, says CAN
Delta State chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Apostle Dr. Sylvanus A. Okorote has cautioned against another economic recession. Okorote gave the warning in a statement at Oleh Township Stadium, Isoko South Local Council Area of the state, during the 2018 CAN Day celebration. According to him, the time has come for Nigerians…
Okowa tasks police on kidnapping, criminal activities
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has challenged the police to tackle the menace of kidnapping and other criminal activities in the state. He made the call yesterday when the Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 5, Benin, Alkali Usman, paid him a courtesy visit in Asaba, the state capital. He said: “There is…
NUPENG to build 1,000-capacity tankers’ park, petrol stations
National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has disclosed plans to build a 1,000-capacity modern tankers’ park and mega filling stations to mark its 40th anniversary.
Flood: Delta to resettle displaced persons, says Okowa
As the flood that ravaged coastal communities in Delta State recedes, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has affirmed plans to resettle those who took shelter at different holding camps set up for displaced persons in the state.
Journalism, disruptive technology and change management
The 14th All Nigerian Editors Conference 2018 (ANEC) held in Asaba, Delta State capital the other day fittingly became an avenue for self-examination for Nigeria’s media gatekeepers and their profession (journalism) within the context of disruptive technology that have changed the face of all professions. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, a law professor and the host…
President, South South PDP governors meet in Aso Villa
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with four South South Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors at the Aso Villa, Abuja.They are Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State and his Akwa Ibom, Rivers and Bayelsa counterparts, Udom Emmanuel; Nyesom Wike, and Seriake.
Obasanjo, Babangida, Jonathan, others pay tributes to Anenih
Former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB), Goodluck Jonathan and former Senate presidents Anyim Pius Anyim, Ken Nnamani and David Mark...