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Okowa warns against disruption of oil production in Delta

Okowa warns against disruption of oil production in Delta Oil By Ifeanyi Olannye Warri, Oct. 22, 2019 Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday warned against attempt...

Okowa canvasses special attention to education, health sectors

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has said that special attention should be paid to the health and education sectors to positively impact on...

Okowa tasks appointees on legacies, mentoring subordinates  

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has urged political appointees and Permanent Secretaries (PSs) in the state to live above board and leave lasting...

Minimum Wage: Delta NLC suspends strike

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Delta on Thursday announced the suspension of the strike embarked on over the failure of the federal...

Delta Govt. lauds vigilance group for foiling kidnap attempt on school

The Delta Government has commended the vigilance group that foiled the attempt by suspected kidnappers to abduct students and teachers from Azagba Secondary School,...

World Food Day: Delta Govt. reviews policy to make agriculture business...

  Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, of Delta has disclosed that his government had commenced the review of its agriculture policy to make agriculture a business...

Delta Govt. proposes N389bn for 2020

The Delta Government has proposed a N389 billion budget for the 2020 fiscal year. The state Commissioners for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, disclosed this while...

Gov. Okowa appoints 11 permanent secretaries

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has approved the appointment of 11 Permanent Secretaries (PS) in the state. The approval was contained in a statement by...

Okowa inaugurates 42-member state advisory council

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday inaugurated a 42-member State Advisory and Peace Building Council with a charge on the members to...

Sanitation: Delta task force set to demolish illegal structures in Asaba 

The Delta Task Force on Environment says it will begin the full enforcement of the environmental law on October 23 with the demolition of...

Delta Govt. to build film village, pleasure park

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta said on Tuesday that the state government would build a pleasure park and a film village to enhance...

Mrs Okowa denies receiving N3.5bn from U.S

Dame Edith Okowa, wife of Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has denied receiving N3.5 billion for her pet project, O’5 Initiative, from the Initiative...

Nigeria at 59: Let’s rebuild our nation — Okowa

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has called on citizens to eschew divisions and unite to rebuild the nation as the nation marks its 59th...

Okowa says effective fire fighting service will check rising incident

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta says only an effective fire-fighting service in the country could check the rising incidents of fire. The governor stated this...

Don’t speak evil of country; Okowa tells Nigerians

Resist temptation to speak evil of the country, its leaders, Okowa tells Nigerians Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa...

Rt. Rev’d Ndukauba becomes Primate elect Nigerian Anglican Church

The House of Bishops of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) has elected Rt. Rev’d Henry Ndukauba as the Church Primate Elect, two senior...

Okowa tasks political appointees on commitment to develop Delta

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has charged political office holders to be committed to his administration’s resolve to develop the state “Stronger Delta...

Warri-Benin highway opens to traffic, says Delta Commissioner

The Commissioner for Information in Delta, Mr Charles Aniagwu, says the Warri-Sapele/Benin highway, which was closed to traffic while undergoing reconstruction, has been...

Tribunal Verdict: Okowa calls on Ogboru to join hands with him...

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has urged his rival in the March 9 gubernatorial election, Chief Great Ogboru of the All Progressives Congress (APC),...

Delta govt. begins rehabilitation of failed Asaba-Onitsha portion of Benin-Onitsha Expressway

  Delta Government has commenced intervention work on the failed portions of the Asaba-Onitsha end of...

Okowa hails Team Delta for winning 5th NYG

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday congratulated the victorious Team Delta for winning the 5th National Youth Games (NYG). The governor’s congratulatory message...

Health insurance vehicle to quality healthcare – Expert

Mr Ezire Onoriode, the Country Director, Palladium Health Policy Plus Project, an NGO, says health insurance remains the vehicle for quality healthcare and...

National ID-Day: Appropriate data will ensure proper planning, boost security -Okowa

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta says national identity card registration would provide appropriate population data for effective national planning. The governor stated this on Monday...

Okowa mourns Okonjo-Iweala’s father’s death

          Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Saturday, commiserated with the Okonjo family and Ogwashi-Uku community on...