Why I signed Atiku’s nomination form, by Ebonyi Rep
Against the background of initial misgivings by his state governor against the selection of former Anambra State governor, Mr. Peter Obi, as the running mate to the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the member representing Ohaozara/Onicha/Ivo Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Mr. Linus Okorie, has explained why he…
Okowa tasks political appointees, swears in new commissioners
To ensure that political appointees live up to expectations, Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has charged them to serve with integrity, devotion, commitment and accountability, by always rendering services to Deltans. The governor gave the charge yesterday in Asaba at the swearing-in ceremony of two new members of the State Executive Council-Hon. Freeman…
Asaba airport to be operational hub of Air Peace, says Okowa
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has promised to make Asaba Airport the operational hub of Air Peace. He made the disclosure yesterday in Asaba, at the presentation to the state House of Assembly, the budgetary proposal for the 2019 fiscal year Okowa addressed legislators at the special session that was presided over by the speaker…
Host communities of OML 30 sign MoU with JV partners in Delta
Host communities of OML 30, yesterday signed a Global Memorandum of Understanding (GMoU) with the joint venture partners to ensure effective grassroots participation.
Delta governor Okowa presents N367 billion 2019 budget to State Assembly
Delta State governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, Wednesday presented a budget estimate of N367, 095,083,451 billion for the 2019 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly. The budget christened “Budget of Sustainable Growth” has infrastructural development and education on its priority list. Okowa said N79.6 billion is earmarked for road infrastructure and N26.8 billion for…
Okowa presents 2019 budget to Assembly today
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa will today present a draft bill of the 2019 Appropriation law to the state House of Assembly.
Okowa canvasses alternative funding for INEC
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has stressed urgent need for an alternative source of funding to ensure that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) truly performs as an independent umpire.
Osinbajo, Okowa task editors on ethics, professionalism, journalists’ welfare
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigeria media practitioners to remain focused on fair and objective reporting for credibility and as an unbiased umpires, especially as the 2019 general elections inch closer.
Air Peace resumes Asaba flight operations
Air Peace has resumed its Lagos-Asaba-Lagos operations with the addition of Abuja-Asaba-Abuja to the service, pledging to deliver the best flight experience to the travelling public on the routes.