Oharisi Condemns Continuous Attack On Uwheru Communities By Suspected Herdsmen

By Prosper Erere, Member representing Ughelli North Constituency II, at the Delta State House of Assembly, Prince Eric Oharisi has condemned the continuous attacked on his constituents by suspected killer herdsmen in Uwheru communities, Ughelli North local government area of Delta State Condemning the attack, Oharisi held that the state government and House of Assembly member are working on modalities to ensure that the attack of suspected Fulani herdsmen in Uwheru communities is stopped. He said, “I have come to commiserate with the families of those who lost their love…

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Delta Local Content Agency Bill Passes Second Reading

  The Delta State Local Content Agency Bill, 2019 on Tuesday  passed second reading on the floor of the State House of Assembly. The proposed law makes it compulsory for companies and contractors operating in the state to engage fifty percent of its workers from within the state. Opening debate on the Local Content Agency Bill, the Majority Leader, Hon Tim Owhefere said apart from creating jobs the Agency has the mandate to help prospective investors source for skilled manpower from among the locals. He said the bill if passed…

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Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Preaches Humility, Sacrifice At Christmas

  The Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has implored Christians to allow humility to take the centre stage in their lives and  make sacrifice for  one another. In his Christmas message, the Speaker called for total  reflection on the story of the birth of Jesus Christ and work hard to emulate his  examplary life style of love and unity, describing him as epitome of humility and sacrifice. The Speaker in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu,  said Jesus Christ made…

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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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