Alubeze Commends Okowa Over Appointment of Funkekeme As SPA

The leader of Burutu Local Government Area Legislative Arm, Rt. Hon. Joseph Asiaye Alubeze has commended Governor Ifeanyi Okowa over the appointment of one of his leaders, Chief Solomon Funkekeme as his Senior Political Adviser (SPA). The lawmaker said Okowa’s gesture has shown his love for the people of Burutu Local Government Area, adding that he knows more people will also be appointed from the area in no distance time. According to him, “On behalf of the good people of Burutu Local Government Area, we want to specially thank the…

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Breaking News: Okowa Appoints Chiedu Ebie As SSG, Edevwbie Chief Of Staff, Fukekeme, Snr Political Adviser

Governor of Delta State, Sen Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has appoint the immediate past Commissioner for Basic Education, Honestly Chiedu Ebie as Secretary to the State Government, David Edevwbie as Chief of Staff while Hon Fukekeme Solomon as the Senior Political Adviser… Details shortly…

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Urhobo Political Group Supports Uzor Kalu for Deputy Senate President

By Joel Grandball &Omamuzo Efidhere A political pressure group of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta state, Urhobo Political Group, UPG, under the leadership of Mr Jerry Uloho has assured former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu of their support for the position of the Deputy Senate President at the forth coming inauguration of the Senate House.  In an enlarged meeting of UPG held at Ughelli, Delta State, Uloho urged all other senators-elect to stand firm for Kalu because of his political antecedent nationwide.He said,  “The political…

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Establishment of Fulani Radio Station Will Cause Anarchy-UPU Tells FG

…calls for true federalism The apex and social cultural body of the Urhobo nation, Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, has urged the federal government under president Muhammadu Buhari to abolish the proposed establishment of Fulani Radio station for herdsmen as that would cause more harm than good in the country. It also noted that the next four years of Buhari led administration and state governors should improve the living condition of Nigerians economically. In a statement signed by the President General of UPU, Olorogun Moses Oghenerume Taiga, laments that Nigerians are…

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How We Fared In The Sixth Assembly – Delta Speaker, Oborevwori

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has said that the Sixth Assembly fared very well, saying feats recorded could not have been possible without the cooperation and support of members. In his  Valedictory Speech delivered Thursday, at the  Valedictory Sitting of the Sixth Assembly of the Delta State House of Assembly, the Speaker said that in the course of the Legislative activities of the Sixth Assembly inaugurated on Monday, June  8, 2015, the  House received a total number of eighty-three (83) Bills.  According…

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Evance Ivwurie Gives Departure Speech As DTHA Member

Being extract of the text of my valedictory speech as delivered by me this morning in the hallowed chamber of the Delta State House Of Assembly. I offered my special thanksgiving to God Almighty for His faithfulness, protection, love, guidance and favour throughout my time in the Delta State House of Assembly. I thanked my constituency for giving me the opportunity to serve as a member of the Delta State House of Assembly. I thanked my children and the Hon. Evance Ochuko Ivwurie family for their unflinching support, understanding and…

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Full Text Of Gov Okowa Inaugural Speech For Second Term

Fellow Deltans, There are no words adequate enough to express my gratitude for the privilege and honour you have bestowed on me to continue as your Governor for another four years. The oath of service that I just took is more than an official function or constitutional requirement; it is a covenant between us, a covenant to build a Stronger Delta in which we can freely – and confidently – pursue our dreams of prosperity and happiness in a safe and secure environment. THE PAST When I took this oath…

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Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Congratulates Governor Okowa On His Swearing-in For Second Term

*** Calls On Deltans  To Support  The Governor  As Never Before  *** Expresses  Hope  Governor Will Leave State  Better Than  He Met It  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori on Wednesday,  May 29, 2019, congratulated the State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on his swearing-in for second term, with a call on Deltans to give the Governor   the needed  support.  In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker expressed the hope that the Governor will leave…

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Bayelsa Dep Governor Decries Misleading Reports About Bayelsa, South -South Region

By Elizabeth Joseph, Bayelsa State Deputy Governor, Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John-Jonah, (Rtd) has decried the unwarranted and misleading reports about the South-South geo-political zone and Bayelsa state in particular, saying it is a deliberate distortion of the facts. Rear Admiral John-Jonah stated this when he played host to the 23rd batch of 20 Student Officers, including 2 directing staff of the Foreign Affairs Academy, Lagos, during a cocktail party in their honour at the Golden Castle Tulip Hotel, Yenagoa. He stressed that, the people of the region which mainly produce…

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Archbishop Angel Oyeghe, EPF, Dedicate Okowa Victory, Inauguration to God

Archbishop Angel Oyeghe of Faith Healing Ministry, Warri and the National President of Elohim Political Forum, EPF, Prince Omote Emmanuel have dedicated the victory and the forthcoming coming inaugural ceremony of governor Ifeanyi Okowa reelection to God. Speaking at the Headquarters of Bethesda Gospel Mission, Irri, Isoko South, the clergy urges all other governorship candidates during the March 9th elections to join hands with Okowa to build a better Delta State in the next four years rather than spending time and money in the court. “We are here to appreciate…

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