My Appointment Will Be On Merit As Gov Okowa Warns Those Mounting Pressures On Him

Asaba – Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has warned those mounting pressures on him over political and public appointments that it is his sole function to make appointments on merit. He declared that he would not entertain any pressured from external forces in appointing people to sensitive offices during his second term in office. Speaking on Wednesday during the celebration of 2019 May Day, themed “Another 100 Years Of Struggle For Jobs, Dignity and Social Justice in Nigeria”, Okowa assured that the issue of Permanent Secretary would be addressed.…

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Oborevwori Preaches Peaceful Co-existence, Tolerance, Sacrifice At Easter

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has sued for peaceful co-existence, tolerance  and personal sacrifice among Nigerians.  In his  Easter Message,  the Speaker said that Jesus Christ laid down his life for mankind and urged  Nigerians to emulate his  examplary life.  In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu,  the Speaker harped on the need for peaceful co-existence, tolerance,  love, forgiveness  and sacrifice among all  Nigerians.  According to him, there was no sacrifice too much for Nigerians to…

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2019 Polls: Ex-NBA Boss, Oseyenim Congratulates Okowa on his re-election victory

….. described Okowa’s victory as God’s divine mercy … appealled to the Governor on Nsukwa clan development blueprints By Victor Bieni, ASABA- One-time Councillor in Aniocha South Local Government Legislative Arm, and member Board of Nigerian Law school, Abuja, Barr Chukwuma Oseyenim has fecilitated with Governor Okowa on his second term victory at the March 9th, 2019 general elections and described it as God’s divine, dignity of labour. The legal Practitioner and immediate Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association, Asaba branch made this known to Newsmen at his office in Asaba,…

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Ohaneze Ndigbo Celebrates Gov Okowa’s Victory

  By Joel Grandball, Members of Ohanaeze Ndigbo in Delta Central and South have congratulated governor Ifeanyi Okowa for emerging victorious in the just concluded March 9 gubernatorial election in the state.  Addressing newsmen, President general of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Delta Central and South, Chief Mike Eze said, “Our campaigns for the reelection of Sen Ifeanyi Okowa in Delta State was not in vain and the Ibos in the state are happy for the victory. The Igbo people in Delta Central and South are very happy with the victory of Sen.…

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FORMER DELTA SSG, MACAULAY CELEBRATES OKOWA VICTORY IN STYLE

BY ITEVEH EKPOKPOBE Amid music blare from loud speakers, fire works for over 15 minutes graced the skyline of Asaba, Delta State capital, when former Secretary to Delta State Government, Comrade Ovuozourie Macaulay hosted a party to celebrate the electoral victory of incumbent and elect governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa. Every rudiment of entertainment ticked present in the party; drinks of all assortment, minced and tender meat, music of several genres, small talk between guests, fickle jokes here and there to fill faces with smiles, serious gyrations to…

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Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Congratulates Governor Okowa On His Re-election Victory

  By Blessing Amudo, The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has congratulated the State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on his re-election at the just concluded Governorship  polls, describing it as a well deserved victory. Announcing the results on Monday, March 11, 2019 in Asaba,  the State Returning Officer, Prof Seth Accra Jaja, of the Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State,  said Governor Ifeanyi Okowa polled 925,274 to crush Chief Great Ogboru of the APC who scored scored 215,938 to distant second in the…

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MRDD Gov’ship Candidate, Oyowi Accepts Defeat, Congratulates Okowa

By Igbunu Miracle, Engr. Oghotevwo Lucky Oyovwi, gubernatorial candidate of the Movement for the Restoration and Defense of Democracy (MRDD) has has accepted the out come of the result declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Delta State and has congratulated Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as the winner of the March 9th governorship election in the state. According to Oyovwi, “My mission to govern Delta State was born out of the desire to giver them basic infrastructural development across the state but I will respect the wish of the…

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2019 Polls: Ogbimi congratulates Okowa, Ogor, Owhefere, PDP candidates

By Ovedhe Jerry Hezekiah, A former Delta State House of Assembly aspirant for Isoko North constituency, Hon Jude Omena Ogbimi has congratulated Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on his re-election as Governor of Delta State. Hon Ogbimi in a congratulatory message duly signed by himself, made available to newsmen described Governor Okowa’s victory as a testimony of the unwavering confidence of Deltans on his Excellency with their mandate to govern them for second term and also a confirmation that power comes from God and your election victory had already been ordained from…

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Okowa Wins Ogboru 23-2 LGAs, Calls On Him Join In Building Delta

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the winner of the 2019 governorship election in Delta State. The state Returning Officer, Prof. Jaja said Okowa polled a total of 925,274 votes to defeat the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Great Ogboru who scored 215,938 votes. Giving details of the results, Prof Jaja said the state has a total of 2,831,205 registered voters, saying that 1,188,784 were accredited during the governorship election which was held on Saturday.…

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Oborevwori Salutes Constituency, Reassures Of His Commitment To Serve

 By Blessing Amudo   –Says  No Victor,  No Vanquished,  Offers  Hands  Of Fellowship  To Opponents  The Speaker  of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has expressed gratitude to the good people of Okpe State Constituency for the confidence they reposed on him through their votes on March 9, 2019. He declared that there was no Victor, no vanquished and extended hands of fellowship to his opponents, imploring them to join forces with him to move  Okpe Kingdom forward.  The Speaker was declared winner by the  Returning…

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