Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Swears-in  Oharisi To Represent Ughelli North Two State  Constituency

  *** Oborevwori Congratulates Okowa,  Colleagues On Victory At Appeal Court *** Governor Okowa Nominates Pastor Austin Igbine As Member, DBIR A new member has been sworn into the State House of Assembly to represent Ughelli North Two Constituency. He is Hon. Prince Eric Oharisi of the People’s Democratic Party PDP. Hon Oharisi who was a member of the sixth Assembly is replacing Hon.  Moses Anaughe who is of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) and was sworn in during the inauguration of the seventh Assembly on June 10,:2019. Before the…

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Delta Assembly Screens, Confirms DLA Members

  The State House of Assembly has screened and confirmed the nominees forwarded to the House by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for appointment as Director General and Directors of the Direct Labour Agency, (DLA). The screening of the nominees followed a motion moved by the Majority Leader, Honourable Tim Owhefere seconded by the Chief Whip, Honourable Pat Ajudua at Tuesday’s plenary presided over by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori . The nominees are Honourable Precious Ajaino, Director General, Engineer Blessing Enamuotor, Barrister Ndudi Osakunih-Izuegbu and Engineer Austin Bebeteidoh as Directors.…

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Tribunal Affirms Oborevwori’s Election

By Uruemu Favour,   THE Delta State Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Asaba, on  Monday  affirmed the election of the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon  Sheriff Oborevwori in the March 9, 2019 election for  Okpe State Constituency. Justice S M J Usman who read the tribunal judgment, uphold the election of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  Rt Hon     Sherrif Oborevwori, adding that he is the true winner of the election as declared by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Justice  Usman…

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Tribunal: Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Dedicates Victory To God, Constituents

  *** EXTENDS HAND OF FELLOWSHIP TO OPPONENTS   By Omoghene Benedict, The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori,  on Monday,  September 23, 2019,   dedicated his victory at the election petition tribunal to God and the people of Okpe State Constituency  just as he extended hands of fellowship to his opponents.   While thanking God Almighty for the victory,  the Speaker in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu,   restated his confidence in the judiciary as the   beckon…

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Oborevwori Makes First Appointments, Picks Dennis Otu As CPS, Martin Uko SA On DESOPADEC

The Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has made his first appointments since his assumption in office June 10, 2019 as the speaker of the Seventh Assembly. In a statement released and made available to newsmen, Veteran Journalists and Author, Comrade Dennis Otu was  reappointed as Chief Press Secretary CPS, to the honourable speaker while Mr. Martins Uko was appointed as  Special  Assistant SA, to the Honourable Speaker on DESOPADEC affairs. It could be recalled that Comrade Dennis Otu was the Chief Press Secretary to…

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Delta Assembly Screens, Confirms AJUSAH As Member Of Delta State Judicial Service Commision

The  State House of Assembly has screened and confirmed the nominee Chief Stephen Ajusah forwarded to the House by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for appointment as a member of the Delta State Judicial Service Commission. The screening of the nominee followed a motion moved by the Majority Leader, Hon Tim Owhefere seconded by the member representing Oshimili South Constituency, Hon  Shedrack Rapu at  Tuesday’s  plenary presided over by the Speaker, Rt Hon  Sheriff Oborevwori.  The nominee was ushered into the chamber following the adoption of the motion and was introduced by…

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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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Warri/Effurun,Environs Special Area Development Agency Passes Second Reading

…ADHOC COMMITTEE SET UP TO WORK ON THE BILL The Delta State Warri, Uvwie and Environs Development Agency Bill, 2019 has passed seconding reading on the floor of the State House of Assembly. The   second reading followed the conclusion of debate on the merits of the bill at Tuesday’s  plenary presided over by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori. The Majority Leader, Hon. Tim Owhefere, who led debate on the imports of the bill moved the motion for its second reading and was unanimously adopted.  Opening the debate on…

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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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DTHA: AAC Candidate Calls For Cancellation Of Election In Bomadi

By Igbunu Miracle, African Action Congress candidate for the Delta State House of Assembly in Bomadi constituency, Oburumu Tamaraukepreye  has called for the cancellation of election results in Bomadi local Government Area over an alleged irregularities and vote buying at the just concluded gubernatorial and State House of Assembly elections in March, 9. Addressing newsmen at Bomadi, Oburumu said, “I am officially rejecting the deliberate attempt to enslave the poor people of Bomadi constituency through the guise of elections and I demand for immediate cancellation of all the unit result…

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