Okowa calls for restructuring of civil service
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has called for the restructuring and reengineering of the civil service to meet the present needs of the country. Okowa gave the charge ...
Delta@25… In search of cultural, artistic engagements as celebration nears
Drums will be rolled out next week as Delta State – the Big Heart – marks 25 years of its creation in 1991 by a military decree. Modest efforts have been made to grow the state, particularly its capital, Asaba....
Ethnic groups oppose relocation of Niger Delta ministry office to Asaba
The Urhbo, Ijaw, Isoko and Itsekiri ethnic nationalities of Delta State yesterday protested the proposed relocation of the office of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs from Warri to Asaba.
Ambode, Okowa congratulate Egbemode as NGE President
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and his Delta State counterpart, Ifeanyi Okowa, have congratulated Mrs. Funke Egbemode on her emergence as President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE). While Ambode described Egbemode’s emergence as thoroughly deserving and an inspiration to other women striving to make a name in journalism profession, Okowa urged her to ensure…
Delta’s SMART agenda targets non-oil investors
The Delta State SMART agenda is said to be already yielding results through the creation of the enabling environment for investments to thrive.
Delta immortalises ex-governor Felix Ibru
The Delta State secretariat complex in Asaba was, yesterday, named after the first civilian governor of the state, the late Felix Ibru. Also to be named after the deceased is the senate building of the Delta State University, Abraka, subject to approval by the institution’s Governing Council.
Warri set to host maiden carnival…Five days of music, dance, and comedy
Plans have reached advanced stage for the maiden edition of Warri Carnival in Delta State. According to the organisers, the event has been confirmed to hold September 28 to October 1.
Niger Delta Avengers accuses government of delaying dialogue to get drones
The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has accused the Federal Government of foot-dragging dialogue with militants, in order to execute a devious plot against Niger Delta people.