Awards: Ekweremadu Congratulates Oborevwori

    Former Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has congratulated the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and national Deputy Chairman of the Conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori on his awards as Lawmaker of the year and Independent Nigerian Parliamentarian of the year. Speaking at the Award ceremony organised by the Independent Newspapers, the former Deputy Senate President said the awards to the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly and National Deputy Chairman of the…

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Non-Sitting Members Forum Lauds Delta Assembly Leadership Qualities

Forum of Non-sitting Members of the Delta State House of Assembly, on Tuesday commended the current leadership of the State House of Assembly for the existing cordial relationship between the various arms of government in the State, with a call on Members to sustain the trend in interest of the overall development of the State. Chairman of the Forum, Hon. (Dr.) Peter Ebireri made the commendation when he led a high-powered delegation of the Forum on a courtesy visit to the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon.…

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Oleh Monarch Denies Dissolving CDC

.…Accuses Jubilant Uzuazo Igelige of Misfortune   By Kelvin Ohoror   The Odiologbo of Oleh Kingdom and also Isoko Traditional Rulers Council chairman Anthony Williams Onovughe Ovrawah, Omogha 1 has enjoined the general public to disregard any information or publications in the media that he has dissolved the Oleh Community Development Committee (CDC). In a statement signed by the monarch stated that, “The general public should disregard any publication or information purportedly emanating from the palace with the respect to the dissolution of the Community Development Committee of Oleh”. According…

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2023: X-raying Sir Ayodele Othihiwa’s Bold Agenda For The Future Of Delta South Senatorial District

By Alex Ovie    The bold step taken by Isoko born foremost Economist and consummate politician, Sir Ayodele Oghogho Othihiwa to aspire for the Delta South Senatorial seat at the National Assembly come 2023 should be applauded by all well meaning Isoko sons and daughters who have been clamouring for a power shift. It is a fact that the road to human and community development requires having a thorough and resolute mind and Sir Ayodele Othihiwa possesses the character, sagacity, will, vast network, experience and drive to run for the…

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I remain Your Servant, Delta Speaker Oborevwori Tells Colleagues

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has commended his colleagues for storming Abuja to honour him when he was presented with two awards by the Independent Newspapers, describing them as his bosses. At plenary session on Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021, the Speaker expressed gratitude to his colleagues for the Honour accorded him.   “I want to sincerely thank all of you for storming Sheraton Hotel, Abuja when I was honoured by the Independent Newspapers with two Awards – – – Lawmaker of…

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Just In: Ughelli North PDP Chairman Dead

Report reaching politicsgovernance.com indicates that the Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP,  Ughelli North, Mr. Lawrence Agbatutu is dead.   The report of Mr. Lawrence Agbatutu’s death filtered in on Monday November 22, 202. Agbatutu, it was gathered died in an undisclosed hospital when he has gone for a surgery. Though no official statement from his family but a PDP stalwart in Ughelli North confirmed his death to this medium.. Details …..later     Details later..

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Oborevwori Expresses Sadness Over Okpara’s Demise

By Andrew Darah   Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has expressed shock over the death of Olorogun Kenneth Oghenerhoro Okpara, Former Commissioner for Finance and Economic Planning in the State. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker said he was pained by the sudden demise of the former Commissioner, describing him as a complete gentleman. According to the Statement ; “The news of the demise of our former Commissioner for Finance and Economic planning, Olorogun Kenneth…

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Ighrakpata Congratulates Delta Speaker Oborevwori Over Double Awards

By Andrew Darah     The Deputy Chief Whip of the Delta State House of Assembly, Chief Solomon Ighrakpata has described the Lawmaker of the year award and Independent Parliamentarian award bestowed on the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Chief Sheriff Oborevwori by the Independent Newspaper as well deserved.   Ighrakpata who spoke to newsmen on the sidelines of the awards presentation in Abuja, said the sagacity, due diligence and purposeful leadership of Chief Sheriff Oborevwori earned him the recognition. The Lawmaker who represents Uvwie State Constituency in…

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Okowa, Ibori, Oshiomole, Edevbie Storm Isoko As Ovuozorie Macaulay Buries Mother

By Oghenenyerhovwho Andrew  The Remains of mama Hannah Victoria Macaulay, mother of erstwhile Secretary to the Delta State Government, Comrade Ovuozourie Macaulay, were Friday, laid to rest at her hometown, Owhologbo in Isoko North Local Government Area, Delta State, amidst tears and eulogies. Mama Hannah who was interred at about 1PM, was survived by Children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. In his remarks at during the service, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa commiserated with the Macaulay family on the passing of their matriarch, noting that she lived a life of great accomplishments, especially…

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DC-23 Mourns Kenneth’s Death

By Sunday Apah   A 2023 governorship aspirant and former Commissioner for Finance and Economic Planning in Delta state, Olorogun Kenneth Okpara, has been confirmed dead, throwing the DC-23 into mourning. Delta State Commissioner for Urban Renewal, Olorogun Arthur Akpowowo, who hails from same community with the Late Okpara confirmed it on his official Facebook account. He said that Chief Okpara died at about 4am earlier today Friday 19, 2021 at Eku, Ethiope East Local Government Area of the state. Akpowowo, who is also the National Publicity Secretary of the…

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