Delta Assembly Passes State Community Security Corps Agency Bill

  Delta State House of Assembly has passed the bill for a law to establish the State Community Security Corps Agency, 2020 after it was read for the third time on the floor of the House. The third reading of the bill was a sequel to a motion to that effect by the Majority Leader, Hon. Tim Owhefere, and adopted at Wednesday’s plenary of the House presided over by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sherrif Oborevwori. The State legislature had at the Committee of whole considered the report of the joint…

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PDP Chieftain Writes Okowa, Caution Him Agsinst Internet Fraudsters Ahead Of LG Election

  Your Excellency Sir, Be rest assured of my fervent prayers and wishes as you and your family recover speedily from the Covid-19 pandemic. I have noted with great joy and admiration your giant strides in developmental projects across the state since you assumed office on the 29th of May, 2015 till date. Upon your taking the oath of office, you promised Prosperity for All Deltans through your SMART AGENDA and that you have lived up to as a Talk Na Do Governor; kudos sir. This has also confirmed your…

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Jifas Ogbon Celebrates His Principal, Gov Okowa At 61

  Special Assistant to Delta State Governor on Youth and Community Development, Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon, has felicitated with the state Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa as the governor marks his 61st birthday anniversary. Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon in his congratulatory message disclosed that  Governor Okowa deserves celebration as he has put smiles on faces of every Deltan. Prince Sony Jifas Ogbon noted that Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa is a man of vision and committed to good leadership. In his words; “His Excellency the governor has done much, he…

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Deltans Should Embrace Proposed ‘Delta Hawk’ Security Outfit Set Up By Gov Okowa-Tsio

  By Omoghene Benedict,   Music maestro, and Governor of Performing Musician and Employers Association of Nigeria, PMAN, Delta State chapter, Evang. Quincy Uruemuesiri Tebite popularly known as Tsio-Tsio has appealed to Deltans to embrace the proposed security outfit, ‘Delta Hawk’ to be set up by the state government under the Okowa administration to combat crime to its barest minimum.   The PMAN governor, while addressing security issues in the state in a chat with newsmen in Ughelli North Local government Area, disclosed that with the introduction of Delta Hawk…

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Covid-19: Gov Okowa Raises Alarm Over High Spread Of Pandemic In Delta Communities

Delta State Governor, Sen Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has raised alarm over the high spread of Coronavirus pandemic in communities in the state. The governor who is on self Isolation after his daughter was test positive for the virus cautioned Deltans to always obey the directives of the state government by putting on their faces mask and maintain social distance. In his verified facebook page, Okowa said, “At this point, it is important to reiterate to all the citizens and residents of Delta State that #COVID19 is real. We have already…

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Covid-19: NUJ commends Okowa’s Proactive Steps Calls For Establishment Of Treatment Center In Ughelli

  By Choice Grandball &Omamuzo Efidhere UGHELLI – THE Nigeria Union of Journalists, Ughelli Correspondents chapel, has commended the Delta State Government for the proactive steps it has so far taken to rid the state of the pandemic. It however called for the establishment of a treatment and testing centre for the dreaded Covid-19 pandemic in the Ughelli axis of the state. Speaking shortly after an emergency meeting of the chapel in preparation of the July 2, 2020 election of the State Council of the union, it’s Acting Chairman, Comrade…

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Just In: Okowa’s Family On Self-Isolation As Daughter Test Positive To COVID-19

  As the Delta State Government intensifies efforts at stemming the spread of COVID-19 in the state, it announced on Friday that one of the children of the Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has tested positive to the virus. Okowa had in his verified Facebook Page said, “Earlier today, Edith and I received the news that one of our daughters has tested positive for #COVID19. Hence, in-line with the laid out procedures, we are both going into isolation for the next 14-days. We will continue to keep you all updated.”…

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Gov Okowa Mourns Mallam Abba Kyari

Delta State Governor, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has commiserate with the family of late Mallam Abba Kyari and President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of the former Chief of Staff .   Governor Okowa in his condolence message from his verified facebook page said, “It is with great sadness that I, my family, the government and people of Delta State commiserate with President Buhari, the Kyari family and the entire Presidency on the passing away of former Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari. Mallam Abba Kyari’s death remains a great…

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Palliative Items Arrives Ughelli North As Adode Promises Equal Distribution 

Palliative items from the Delta State government were yesterday received by the Chairman of Ughelli North local government council, Hon. Godwin Adode, as the state government intensify effort to curb the spread of COVID 19 in the state. Addressing journalists at the Council Secretariat after receipt of the items which includes trailer loads of sacked rice and beans, the Council Chairman, Hon. Godwin Adode, assured that the items would be evenly distributed to the emmarked targets. He said, “We have 11 federal wards and items to be given to these…

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Uwheru Attack: Onoriode Berates Gov. Okowa Over His Refusal To Visit Uwheru Community

..Sets to sue Okowa over negligence   A Native of Urhobo Nation, Olorogun Onoriode Esobito-Ineh has described the inability of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State to visit the people of Uwheru kingdom over the recent herdsmen attack and killing over nine persons as negligence on the people he swore an oath to protect.   According to Esobito-Ineh, the protection of lives and properties is a major responsibility for the Chief Security Officer of any democratic institution. Delta state is no exception. “Governor Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa as the Chief Security…

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