Democratic process better served by direct primaries, says Utomi
To be clear, I did not walkout on the meeting, even though my voice was a strong voice of dissent. I indicated on arrival that I had a planned rally in Okpara Inland in Ethiope East.
I’m contesting to rescue Delta from death, says Utomi
An aspirant of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State governorship race, Prof. Patrick Utomi, said his intent to run for office was to rescue the people living in the current state “worse than death” Utomi, who was once a presidential aspirant in 2011 under the African Democratic Congress, is a renowned business…
NDDC chief urges support for Delta North in 2019 governorship
Executive Director, Projects EDP, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Samuel Adjogbe, has canvassed a shift of the governorship slot to Delta North Senatorial district in 2019 election.
Pat Utomi denies criticising APC
Professor of political economy and one of the All Progressives Congress (APC) front-runners in the race for 2019 governorship of Delta State Pat Utomi has denied reports in the media of his admission the APC has derailed from its vision. A number of online media platforms published reports that Utomi's campaign organisation said was completely…
Only 5% Nigerians have insurance policies, say experts
Not more than five per cent of Nigeria’s population is said to have subscribed to a legitimate insurance policy, say industry experts.The experts revealed this in a colloquium tagged ‘The Insurance Industry: National Savings and Financial Market Reaching for Higher Levels of Performance...
Crippling poverty and a future under threat
First, the world data lab declared Nigeria the misery headquarters of the planet. Then the Brookings Institution published the report of its study, which showed Nigeria as the country...
Nigeria’s economy underperforming due to failed leadership, says Utomi
A Professor of political economy, Pat Utomi has described the economy of Nigeria as fundamentally an underperforming entity.
I remember the 12th of June
They tried so hard to hide the truth. But truth never really goes away. It is like smoke. It eventually finds its way out. So June 12th is our Democracy Day? Well some who talk about it may see it as some distant political thing that happened under the military, in the age of impunity.…
Works minister commends Utomi’s role on Delta road projects
Minister of Power, Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN) has commended Prof. Pat Utomi for putting pressure on his ministry for the construction and rehabilitation of several roads in Delta State.