Okowa decries bloated workforce at Delta Councils
The Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has decried the bloated workforce across the 25 local government councils as a major contributing setback to non-payment of the council workers’ salaries for several months.
Orodje Okpe: Ten years on an ancestral throne
Let us commence this celebratory essay with a general statement about the character, dynamic and nature of kingship as a propelling force in the development of peoples.
Controversy trails Okowa’s decision to fund six Delta football clubs
At a time many state governors are unable to finance one football club, Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has acquired two more football clubs to bring to six the number of soccer outfits in the state.
Second Republic senator, Francis Okpozo, dies at 81
Second Republic Senator, Chief Spanner Francis Okpozo has died in Benin City, the Edo State capital after a brief illness at the age of 81years.
Okowa reads riot act to warring communities
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has cautioned the warring communities of Aladja and Ogbe-Ijoh in Udu and Warri South West local councils of Delta State, threatening to hold the leaders of both communities responsible in the event of fresh outbreak of hostilities.
Ambode’s five theatre offerings elicit cautious optimism
I never believed I could sit down for two hours; I thought I would just pop in briefly and then leave, but this is awesome and fantastic.
NYSC nominates 140 corps members for presidential honours
The Presidential Honours Awards Committee of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has recommended 140 corps members for the 2016 honours.
Delta earmarks N1 billion for new secretariat
The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Patrick Ukah, said yesterday in Asaba that the facility would be sited in between the two existing secretariats in the state capital.