Delta government, host oil communities hold town hall meeting
All oil and gas producing areas in Delta State, working on the platform of Host Communities of Nigeria (HOSTCOM), have enjoined the people to vote for competent and result-oriented candidates.
Governors take last moment decision
Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has reinstated the state Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Akeem Ambali, into the state’s civil service after his sack in October 2016 with three other civil servants who suffered similar fate. They were accused of professional misconduct during the 2016 World Teachers’ Day celebration in the state.…
Timi Frank lauds Atiku for rejecting election results
Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has applauded Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar for rejecting outcome of the presidential polls. Frank, in a statement yesterday said there was outright disregard for the rule of law and brazen impunity unleashed on the Nigerian electorate…
Okowa pacifies voters over failed card readers
Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has called on Deltans to exercise patience with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) failing PVC failing machines. Many voters encountered challenges in accreditation and voting. Governor Okowa, who voted exactly 10 am at word 2, Unit 3, in A for Secondary School, Owa -Alero, Ika North East,…
Gunmen kill Okowa’s Special Assistant on Youth Development
Special Assistant on Youth Development to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Mr. Lawrence Ngozi Ijei, was brutally killed on Friday night in Ekpan, Uvwie Local Council of Delta State.
Aide to Delta governor shot dead
An aide to Delta State governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Lawrence Ngozi Akpomiemie, has been shot dead by unknown persons. The Guardian learnt that Akpomiemie was killed in violence-prone in Ekpan, Uvwie local council area of Delta State on Friday night. Until his death, Akpomiemie was the special assistant to Okowa on youth development. The cause of…
Delta athletes grumble over Okowa’s cash reward for 2018 sports festival
Some athletes in Delta State are grumbling over what they term ‘meagre’ cash reward by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa after emerging overall winners at Abuja 2018 National Sports Festival.
Kachikwu, Urhobo youths back Okowa for second term
Youths of Delta Central Senatorial district have endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for a second term, citing equity, mutual respect and the need to sustain development in the state.
Okowa sacks aide for assault on lady
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday, ordered the sack of one of his security aides, Friday Eluro, who was caught on video assaulting a woman, and directed full investigation into the incident, with a view to serving the interest of justice.
Okowa to spend N500million on victorious Team Delta February 11
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa is expected to host the state’s athletes, coaches and backroom staff, who won the Abuja 2018 National Sports Festival on Monday, February 11. Team Delta won an astonishing 163 gold medals, 88 silver and 101 bronze medals to beat other participating teams to the number one position after 10 days…