Okowa mourns Omo-Agege
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has commiserated with the family of Omo-Agege of Orogun in Ughelli North Council over the death of their patriarch, Justice James Omo-Agege, the second Chief Judge of the state.
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 to establish innovation development fund- Okowa
As part of initiatives to sustain its innovation and science agenda, Delta State Government has initiated moves towards establishing a “Delta State Innovation Development Fund – IDF”.
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.
Okowa lauds security agencies for reduced crime rate
Speaking when the Commandant, 4th Battalion of the Nigerian Army, Brig.-General Banbella Raji, paid him a courtesy call in Asaba, the state capital yesterday, Okowa observed that the synergy between ...
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.
Delta to establish investment agency
Okowa, who spoke during a visit by the Swiss Consular General, Yves Nicolet, said that the state Investment Development Agency amendment Bill was presently before the House Of Assembly and would be approved in the next few weeks.
Foundation tasks Delta Assembly on passage of HIV/AIDS bill
Koyenum Immalah Foundation, a civil society organisation, on Saturday urged Delta House of Assembly to pass the Delta State Action Committee on AIDS (DELSACA) Bill into law without further delay.