COVID-19: Omote Lauds Deltans For Compliance, Condemns Brutal Killing By Security Agents 

By Omoghene Benedict, National Coordinator of Elohim Political Forum, EPF,  Prince Omote Emmanuel has commended Deltans for adhering strictly to Stay -At-Home directives by the state government over Coronavirus pandemic. In a statement, Omote stated that Deltans are very law abiding and honest to their leaders irrespective of political parties.  He however condemned the brutal killing of Joseph Pessu by the Nigeria Army. According to the statement, “While I commend the people of my dear state for obeying government order over the fight against Covid -19, I will also pray…

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COVID-19: Delta Govt Shuts Down All Activities, Release Emergency Numbers

Following the continued spread of Coronavirus also known as Covid-19, The Delta State Governor, Sen. Dr.  Ifeanyi Okowa has announceed the closure of Night Clubs/Lounges, Cinemas and the restriction of public burials, Social events to 20 persons. In a statewide broadcaste,  Governor Okowa held that following the confirmation of 42 cases of Covid-19 in Nigeria, we must take some precautionary measures in Delta State to prevent, as well as limit infection if it occurs. My Dear Deltans, For the second time in one week, I am addressing you on the…

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Deltans Should Expect More Robust  Legislative  Works In 2020-Oborevwori

  The  Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has said that the House would soon experience higher legislative inputs from Members that will yield robust legislation for the State economic and social well-being, security of lives and property, infrastructure development, healthcare outreach and sound education among others. In his keynote address at the opening of a two-day Refresher Course for Honourable Members of the House, with the theme; ‘Understanding Legislative Drafting For Effective Legislative Business’ on Monday, March 2, 2020 at Oleh, Isoko South…

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Ogboru Vs Okowa: Legal Distraction Over As DESOPADEC MD, Askia Congratulates Okowa

  Following the victory of the Delta State governor, Sen Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa over Great Ogboru at the Supreme Court, the Managing Director/CEO of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Bashorun Askia Ogieh has congratulated Governor Okowa According to Askia, “The nuisance and distraction of the legal tussle is over, just as he called on Ogboru to join hands with the Governor in consolidating the foundation for a Stronger Delta. “Despite the distractions of the opposition, Governor Okowa has been focused in delivering democracy dividends throughout the nooks…

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Okowa Celebrates Edevbie At 56

  Delta Governor, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has felicitated with his Chief of Staff, Chief David Edevbie, as he clocks 56 years. According to governor Okowa, Edevbie a former Commissioner for Finance is  an illustrious Deltan, who is ever committed to the reformation of Delta State and Nigeria. “Happy 56th Birthday to one of the most hardworking, charismatic and disciplined political office holders in the country — my dear friend and Chief of Staff, Olorogun David Edevbie. As you celebrate another year, I pray that Almighty God grants you a…

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EPF Commends Gov Okowa Over Minimum Wage Implementation

By Emmanuel Nwebonyi,   A social political pressure group, Elohim Political Forum has commended Delta state governor, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa for the implementation of the minimum wage for civil servants in the state.   In a statement, the National coordinator of the group, Prince Emmanuel Omote said, “With the implementation of the minimum wage in Delta state, civil servants have to be steadfast and committed to their duties.    According to Omote, “Some states refused to pay this minimum wage but Okowa, being a God fearing man who know…

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2020 Budget Will Have Impact On State Economy, Deltans Positively-Oborevwori

  The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has said that the 2020 Budget will impact the State economy and the general wellbeing of Deltans positively. In his remarks on Wednesday, shortly after the presentation of the 2020 budget  by the State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa,  the Speaker said that the budget, christened ” Budget of Sustained Development was another milestone in the rapid transformation and development that Deltans have witnessed in the State since the beginning of the Governor Okowa’s led administration.…

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Okowa In The Eye Of The Media II

  By FIDELIS EGUGBO (On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa had his quarterly media briefing with members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Delta State Council. Last Sunday, October 13, 2019, the first part of the feature story, “Okowa In The Eye Of The Media” which was as a result of the media chat was published on page 10 of The Pointer Newspaper. The concluding part of that piece as published on page 10 of The Pointer Newspaper of Sunday, October 20, 2019…

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Edevbie Congratulates Gov Okowa Over Tribunal Judgement

..his victory is a defense of Democracy By Omoghene Benedict, A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Part, PDP and Chief of Staff to Delta State Governor, Olorogun David Edevbie has congratulated Gov Ifeanyi Okowa over his victory at the governorship election Tribunal. Reacting to the judgment, Edevbie, the immediate past Commissioner of Finance in the state said, “The tribunal verdict was a resounding judicial vindication of Governor Okowa’s personal character and his electoral victory. “The rule of law has came to the defense of democracy by affirming the sovereign will…

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Delta NYCN Boss Seeks State Government Partnership On Youths Re-Orientation Programs

By Victor Bieni ASABA- The Chairman, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Delta State Chapter, Comrade Kenneth Okorie appealed to the State Government Supports towards Youth Re-orientation Programs. Comrade Okorie disclosed this to our reporter today in Asaba, Delta State Capital during the Council’s courtesy call to the office of the Senior Special Adviser to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Political Matters, Rt. Hon. Funkekeme Solomon. Delta NYCN Boss, who commended the State Government policy direction on different Youth development Programs, says the gesture is in line with the National Youth…

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