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AKPABIO, KEYAMO RESUME AT NIGER DELTA MINISTRY (Photo News)

Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio, the former ‘uncommon transformation’ Governor of Akwa Ibom state and Chief Festus Keyamo, SAN, Keyamo, erstwhile Director of Strategic Communications (Official Spokesperson) of the 2019 re-election bid of President Mohammadu Buhari and former prosecutor, EFCC (who actively and aggressively prosecuted Akpabio for corruption not too long ago), both resumed work, as Minister and Minister of State respectively, in the Ministry of … Continue reading AKPABIO, KEYAMO RESUME AT NIGER DELTA MINISTRY (Photo News)

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WIKE SETS UP TASK FORCE ON STREET TRADING, ILLEGAL MARKETS, MOTOR PARKS

Governor Nyesom Wike has inaugurated the Task Force on Street Trading, Illegal Markets and Motor Parks, with the mandate to commence operations in the Thirteen (13) Zones within the State, from Monday, August 26th, 2019. A statement issued and signed by Pastor Paulinus Nsirim, Permanent Secretary, Rivers State Ministry of Information & Communications, further advised all those who are concerned, to vacate the streets of … Continue reading WIKE SETS UP TASK FORCE ON STREET TRADING, ILLEGAL MARKETS, MOTOR PARKS

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KEYAMO BAGS JUNIOR MINISTER, FASHOLA UNBUNDLED, AMAECHI, NGIGE, LAI MOHAMMED RETAIN PORTFOLIOS, AS BUHARI NAMES MINISTERS

Contrary to widely anticipated expectations, Festus Keyano, SAN, who many had touted as Nigeria’s next Attorney General/Minister of Justice, especially after his Senate screening where he boldly boasted that he would unbundle the Supreme Court, has instead been given a less influential portfolio as Minister of State, Ministry of Niger-Delta. And the irony of his appointment is that he will arrive at the Niger Delta … Continue reading KEYAMO BAGS JUNIOR MINISTER, FASHOLA UNBUNDLED, AMAECHI, NGIGE, LAI MOHAMMED RETAIN PORTFOLIOS, AS BUHARI NAMES MINISTERS

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Flood, Erosion Control: DTSG AWARDS 15 ROADS PROJECT, SET TO DREDGE 3 RIVERS IN ASABA

*SEEKS REFUND FOR REHABILITATION OF FEDERAL ROADS In a concerted effort to comprehensively tackle the perennial menace of flooding and erosion, which have ravaged Asaba and environs, the Delta state government is set to implement a comprehensive infrastructural programme, which includes the dredging of three Rivers in the state capital territory, namely; the Anwai, Iyiabi and Amilimocha Rivers to accommodate flood water from the storm … Continue reading Flood, Erosion Control: DTSG AWARDS 15 ROADS PROJECT, SET TO DREDGE 3 RIVERS IN ASABA

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WHY WE DISGRACED EKWEREMADU IN GERMANY – IPOB **** Puts Nwodo on Notice; Targets Umahi, Ugwuanyi, Ikpeazu, Obiano, Others for Global Attacks

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has given reasons why its members attacked Senator Ike Ekweremadu, immediate past Deputy Senate President, in Nuremberg. Germany, on Saturday. August 15, describing him as an instigator and supporter of the Nigerian organized “Operation Python Dance”, a “traitor,” and being among those that got the pro-Biafra group proscribed, alongside the South-East governors. The IPOB has also reportedly put Chief … Continue reading WHY WE DISGRACED EKWEREMADU IN GERMANY – IPOB **** Puts Nwodo on Notice; Targets Umahi, Ugwuanyi, Ikpeazu, Obiano, Others for Global Attacks

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EKWEREMADU REACTS, AFTER IPOB HARASSMENT IN GERMANY, AS OHANAEZE NDIGBO CONDEMNS ATTACK

Former Nigerian Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has confirmed, what appeared like a coordinated attack on him in Germany, which had gone viral in a video released on multiple social media platforms, on Saturday, August 15, 2019. Senator Ekweremadu, in a post released on social media, confirmed that the attack was carried out by persons identified as members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, … Continue reading EKWEREMADU REACTS, AFTER IPOB HARASSMENT IN GERMANY, AS OHANAEZE NDIGBO CONDEMNS ATTACK

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OKOWA CONGRATULATES IBB AT 78

Delta Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, as he clocks 78 years on Aug. 17. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Friday in Asaba, the governor said that Babangida was an elder statesman whose commitment to the unity and indivisibility of the country remained resolute. He extolled the former Nigerian leader for … Continue reading OKOWA CONGRATULATES IBB AT 78

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ELUMELU CELEBRATES IBB @ 78

Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Godwin Elumelu, has felicitated with former Nigeria Military President and head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida GCFR, on the occasion of his 78th birthday anniversary. In a congratulatory message signed personally by him and made available to the media on Friday, August 16, in Abuja, Hon. Elumelu described General Babangida as a great patriot, brave … Continue reading ELUMELU CELEBRATES IBB @ 78

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OKOWA ADVISES CONTRACTORS TO ADHERE TO PROJECTS’ TIMELINES

Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has urged contractors handling state government projects to adhere to timelines for executing the jobs. Gov. Okowa made the call on Thursday, on Thursday, August 15, in Asaba while inspecting ongoing projects, including the multi-billion naira Central Secretariat, Delta State Traditional Rulers Secretariat and the Specialist Hospital He said that complying with deadlines for projects execution was critical … Continue reading OKOWA ADVISES CONTRACTORS TO ADHERE TO PROJECTS’ TIMELINES

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PARTICIPATORY GOVERNANCE OUR STRENGTH – Okowa

*SWEARS IN MOFE PIRAH AS EXCO MEMBER Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has attributed his administration’s success in the delivery of people-oriented programmes to his adoption of participatory governance. He stated this on Thursday, August 15, 2019, in Asaba while swearing in Mr Mofe Pirah as a member of the State Executive Council. Okowa said that his administration operated an open-door policy, which allowed Deltans … Continue reading PARTICIPATORY GOVERNANCE OUR STRENGTH – Okowa

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SHELL WINS BEST EXHIBITOR AWARD, OTHERS AT 2019 SPE CONFERENCE

L-R: Managing Director, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), Bayo Ojulari; International President, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Sami Alnuaim; Managing Director, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited and Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria, Osagie Okunbor; and outgoing Chair, SPE Nigeria Council, Debo Fagbami, at the presentation of Best Exhibitor Award to Shell companies at the 2019 annual conference and exhibition … Continue reading SHELL WINS BEST EXHIBITOR AWARD, OTHERS AT 2019 SPE CONFERENCE

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KANDY SEA SET TO LAUNCH NEW ALBUM, UNVEIL STATE-OF-THE-ART MUSICAL EQUIPMENT, AUGUST 31

All is now set for the Launching of a new musical album from the stable of a renowned reggae maestro, Mr. Cyril Eziomume Nwaodi a.k.a Kandy Sea. The new Album titled, “Lead Me On”, is billed to be launched on Saturday, 31st August, 2019, in a well planned event that will be chaired by the Honourable member representing Aniocha North State Constituency in the Delta … Continue reading KANDY SEA SET TO LAUNCH NEW ALBUM, UNVEIL STATE-OF-THE-ART MUSICAL EQUIPMENT, AUGUST 31

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DELTA CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY, AS EGWUNYENGA ADVOCATES BETTER, SAFER SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT

Delta State Commissioner for Youth Development, Comrade Ifeanyi Michael Egwunyenga, has spoken of the need to ensure a more conducive atmosphere for learning and safe school environment in Delta State, stressing that this would contribute greatly towards achieving Sustainable Development Goal 4, which is to: ‘Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote life-long learning opportunities for all’, as progress in education will trigger progress … Continue reading DELTA CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY, AS EGWUNYENGA ADVOCATES BETTER, SAFER SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT

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OCHOR CELEBRATES OSAKWE, AMORI AS THEY MARK THEIR BIRTHDAYS, DESCRIBE BOTH AS POLITICAL ICONS IN DELTA STATE

Delta State Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, Sunday August 11, 2019, joined thousands of Deltans to felicitate and celebrate with two Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftains, Chief (Senator) Patrick Osakwe, and Chief (Senator) Ighoyota Amori, as they marked their birthday anniversaries. Speaking at the sideline of the celebrations, which were held at Benin City, in Edo state, and Mosoghar in Delta State respectively, … Continue reading OCHOR CELEBRATES OSAKWE, AMORI AS THEY MARK THEIR BIRTHDAYS, DESCRIBE BOTH AS POLITICAL ICONS IN DELTA STATE

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PROPOSED GAS FLARING SITE IGNITES CRISIS IN NDOKWA COMMUNITY

Crisis is currently brewing in Ogbeani community in Ndokwa West LGA, Delta State over the ownership of a parcel of land being mapped out for the gas flaring site in the ongoing construction of LPG refineries in the area. The parcel of land, which has Certificate of Customary Right of Occupancy dated 1985 and bearing the name of Chief Federick Ojumah, is approximately 100 acres. … Continue reading PROPOSED GAS FLARING SITE IGNITES CRISIS IN NDOKWA COMMUNITY

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RESTORATION OF ISOKO VALUES; CELEBRATING ERUDITE SCHOLAR PROF. SAM AGHALINO @ PLUS ONE – By Ajiri-Oghene Oreh

The ideals one extols are revealing and reflective of the kind of a person he or she is. For days, I wracked my brain for a befitting title that captures the purposeful and impactful life, the great personality of the subject matter of this short piece. And then, in a quiet moment of lucid inspiration, the idea of Isoko values which for years have agitated … Continue reading RESTORATION OF ISOKO VALUES; CELEBRATING ERUDITE SCHOLAR PROF. SAM AGHALINO @ PLUS ONE – By Ajiri-Oghene Oreh

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AMNESTY: Why Ijaw mothers want second chance for Prof Charles Quaker Dokubo – By  Ebikemefa Warikeme

Lately, media reports have emerged calling for the replacement of the Special Adviser/Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof Charles Dokubu. While are awaiting the justifications for such calls, it is important to offer this piece of advice to the Ijaws who are bend on pulling their fellow ijaws down. The attack on Prof Charles Dokubo, especially from the Ijaw is becoming worrisome. Prof Charles … Continue reading AMNESTY: Why Ijaw mothers want second chance for Prof Charles Quaker Dokubo – By  Ebikemefa Warikeme

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REPS MINORITY CAUCUS SALUTE MUSLIMS AT EID EL-KABIR, CALL FOR SOWORE’S RELEASE IN THE SPIRIT OF EID

The Minority caucus of the House of Representatives has called on Nigerians to imbibe the spirit of love, forgiveness, and sacrifice in order to move the nation forward. The caucus made the call in an Eid-el-Fitr goodwill message endorsed by the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, on Monday 12th August, 2019 and made available to the media, in Abuja. The … Continue reading REPS MINORITY CAUCUS SALUTE MUSLIMS AT EID EL-KABIR, CALL FOR SOWORE’S RELEASE IN THE SPIRIT OF EID

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Sallah: DUMO LULU-BRIGGS FELICITATES WITH MUSLIM FAITHFUL

Rivers born oil industry mogul and renowned philanthropist, chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs, has felicitated with Muslim faithful on the occasion of the Eid Al-Adha (Eid el-Kabir) celebration, from Sunday August 11- Tuesday August 13, 2019. The felicitation to commemorate the festival, also known as Eid Qurban, was contained in a special Sallah message signed by Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs himself and released on his dedicated social media … Continue reading Sallah: DUMO LULU-BRIGGS FELICITATES WITH MUSLIM FAITHFUL

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DUMO LULU-BRIGGS BRIEFS ORUWARI BRIGGS HOUSE ON ISSUES, BURIAL PREPARATION FOR HIGH CHIEF O. B. LULU-BRIGGS; AS FAMILY PLANS MASSIVE EMPOWERMENT SCHEME IN HONOUR OF LATE PATRIARCH

David Diai Oil industry titan, Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs and the Oruwari Briggs family of Abonnema, in Akuku-Toru Local government Area, Rivers State, have collectively resolved to open a major life changing empowerment scheme to meaningfully empower selected men and women from the LGA and beyond, in honour of the late patriarch of the Oruwari Briggs House, the pre-eminently incomparable and phenomenal High Chief O.B Lulu-Briggs, … Continue reading DUMO LULU-BRIGGS BRIEFS ORUWARI BRIGGS HOUSE ON ISSUES, BURIAL PREPARATION FOR HIGH CHIEF O. B. LULU-BRIGGS; AS FAMILY PLANS MASSIVE EMPOWERMENT SCHEME IN HONOUR OF LATE PATRIARCH

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CONTRIBUTE TO GROWTH OF RIVERS STATE, WIKE CHARGES RIVERS YOUTH

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has charged Rivers youths to invest their mental and physical strength in the growth of the state. Governor Wike reminded Rivers youths that efforts invested in the transformation of the state will always be rewarded with leadership positions to consolidate on the development process. Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media, reports that the Rivers … Continue reading CONTRIBUTE TO GROWTH OF RIVERS STATE, WIKE CHARGES RIVERS YOUTH

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‘BOBRISKY’, NOTORIOUS CULTIST, CAPTURED BY ARMY; WIKE TO REDEEM N30M BOUNTY PLEDGE

Less than 24 hours after Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike placed a N30million bounty on notorious cultist, Bobrisky of Gokana, the Nigerian Army has captured him, with Governor Wike confirming that he will redeem the pledge. A quick report issued by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media, confirms that Governor Wike, speaking during a security meeting with leaders of … Continue reading ‘BOBRISKY’, NOTORIOUS CULTIST, CAPTURED BY ARMY; WIKE TO REDEEM N30M BOUNTY PLEDGE

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REPS MINORITY CAUCUS CONDEMN KILLING OF POLICEMEN, ASCRIBE INTER-AGENCY RIVALRY AS REASON WE’RE NOT WINNING WAR AGAINST INSECURITY; CALLS FOR JUDICIAL PANEL OF ENQUIRY

The minority caucus of the House of Representatives, has condemned in strong terms, the killing of three police officers allegedly by military personnel in Taraba State and the purported escape of a kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume, saying these incidents have further demonstrated why the country was far from winning the war against insecurity. The caucus said the situation where security agencies turn their … Continue reading REPS MINORITY CAUCUS CONDEMN KILLING OF POLICEMEN, ASCRIBE INTER-AGENCY RIVALRY AS REASON WE’RE NOT WINNING WAR AGAINST INSECURITY; CALLS FOR JUDICIAL PANEL OF ENQUIRY

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WE ARE FULLY PREPARED  TO  TACKLE INSECURITY, SAYS WIKE; PLACES N30M BOUNTY ON NOTORIOUS KILLER ‘BOBRISKY’

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the State Government is fully prepared to tackle insecurity and will do everything required to protect lives and property in the state. Governor Wike also declared that the State Government has proscribed all Youth Groups operating in the state because they have been hijacked by cultists. A report by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers … Continue reading WE ARE FULLY PREPARED  TO  TACKLE INSECURITY, SAYS WIKE; PLACES N30M BOUNTY ON NOTORIOUS KILLER ‘BOBRISKY’

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WIKE, SECURITY AGENCIES DECLARE WAR ON CULTISTS, KIDNAPPERS  IN RIVERS STATE, SET TO CRACKDOWN ON LECTURERS LINKED TO CULT GROUPS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that his administration is working with security agencies to frontally go after kidnappers and cultists across the state, saying no kidnapper or cultist will be spared. Governor Wike also stated that his administration has sent the names of all lecturers of the Rivers State University to the Department of State Services (DSS) for comprehensive profiling. He said … Continue reading WIKE, SECURITY AGENCIES DECLARE WAR ON CULTISTS, KIDNAPPERS  IN RIVERS STATE, SET TO CRACKDOWN ON LECTURERS LINKED TO CULT GROUPS

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FEDERAL GOVT HAS REFUSED TO REPAY RIVERS FUNDS SPENT ON FEDERAL PROJECTS  –  Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that Rivers State is the only State of the Federation that the Federal Government has refused to refund monies used to execute Federal Projects. Governor Wike also noted that Rivers State is the only State that the Federal Government has failed to pay funds that accrue to it from PAYEE. A report by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant … Continue reading FEDERAL GOVT HAS REFUSED TO REPAY RIVERS FUNDS SPENT ON FEDERAL PROJECTS  –  Wike

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DELTA GOVT SET TO CLAMP DOWN ON ILLEGAL MIGRATION, DECRIES PARENTS CULPABILITY IN HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Delta State government has cautioned parents against pushing their children and wards to seek greener pasture in abroad saying such move were fuelling the problems of human trafficking. Chairman, Delta State Task Force on Human Trafficking And Illegal Migration and Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Hon. Peter Mrakpor stated this in Asaba Thursday, August 8, during a rally put in place to commemorate World … Continue reading DELTA GOVT SET TO CLAMP DOWN ON ILLEGAL MIGRATION, DECRIES PARENTS CULPABILITY IN HUMAN TRAFFICKING

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OKOWA COMMISSIONS MARKET IN MEMORY OF GOV. DICKSON’S MOTHER, IN BAYELSA; ADVOCATES FG, STATES COLLABORATION FOR GRASSROOTS DEVT.

Delta state Governor, Senator, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for greater collaboration between the Federal and State governments to attract positive development to the people at the grassroots. Speaking on Thursday (08/08/19) when he commissioned The Goldcoast Memorial Market built in memory of Madam Goldcoast Dickson, late mother of the Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr Seriake Dickson, Governor Okowa noted that the people at the … Continue reading OKOWA COMMISSIONS MARKET IN MEMORY OF GOV. DICKSON’S MOTHER, IN BAYELSA; ADVOCATES FG, STATES COLLABORATION FOR GRASSROOTS DEVT.

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DELTA ONLINE PUBLISHERS HAIL ANIAGWU, IFEAJIKA ON THEIR APPOINTMENTS; COMMISERATE WITH INFO. COMMISSIONER ON HIS BEREAVEMENT

The Delta Online Publishers Forum (DOPF) has felicitated with the Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Ehiedu Aniagwu and the new Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State on their respective appointments. The commendations came in separate letters, signed by the Chairman, Mr. Emmanuel Enebeli and the secretary, Mr. Shedrack Onitsha and released to the media in Asaba, the Delta State capital. … Continue reading DELTA ONLINE PUBLISHERS HAIL ANIAGWU, IFEAJIKA ON THEIR APPOINTMENTS; COMMISERATE WITH INFO. COMMISSIONER ON HIS BEREAVEMENT

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ABAJA, UMUKWATA MONARCH, PLACES NDOKWA WIDOWS ON MONTHLY SALARY

The monarch of Umukwata kingdom, in Ukwuani Local Government Area, Delta State, His Royal Majesty, King Friday Abaja, has concluded arrangements to alleviate the plight of Ndokwa widows by placing them on monthly salary. A total of 240, that is, 80 widows from Ndokwa East, West and Ukwuani local governments, Delta State will benefit from his benevolence. To be eligible to benefit, they are expected … Continue reading ABAJA, UMUKWATA MONARCH, PLACES NDOKWA WIDOWS ON MONTHLY SALARY

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WE WILL PROVIDE BEST VENUE FOR U-20 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP – Okowa

As Nigeria bids to host U-20 Women’s World Cup in 2020, Delta Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has assured Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) that Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, will provide best venue for the tournament. Okowa gave the assurance on Wednesday in Asaba when FIFA team on inspection of facilities in the stadium visited him, and said that his administration was determined to … Continue reading WE WILL PROVIDE BEST VENUE FOR U-20 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP – Okowa

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SAFEGUARD SENSITIVE EXAM MATERIALS, UKAH URGES EDUCATION MINISTRY STAFF

Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah, has warned staff in the examinations department of the ministry to ensure that they safeguard sensitive examination materials in their custody in other to guide against leakage of examination materials before the commencement of various examinations conducted by the ministry. The commissioner, who gave this warning when he paid an unscheduled visit to the … Continue reading SAFEGUARD SENSITIVE EXAM MATERIALS, UKAH URGES EDUCATION MINISTRY STAFF

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DELTA APPROVES TWO STORM WATER PROJECTS TO CHECK FLOOD, GIVES NOD FOR CONCESSIONING OF ASABA AIRPORT TO ENSURE OPTIMAL OPERATION, BOOST REVENUE

The Delta State Executive Council has approved two additional storm water projects in Asaba as part of measures to check flooding in the state capital and its environs. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, made the disclosure on Tuesday, August 6, at a Post-Exco Media Briefing, held at the Press Unit, Government House, Asaba. Mr Aniagwu who was accompanied on this maiden briefing by … Continue reading DELTA APPROVES TWO STORM WATER PROJECTS TO CHECK FLOOD, GIVES NOD FOR CONCESSIONING OF ASABA AIRPORT TO ENSURE OPTIMAL OPERATION, BOOST REVENUE

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IBB HOSTS NDUDI ELUMELU, REPS MINORITY CAUCUS, URGES CREDIBLE OPPOSITION IN NATIONAL INTEREST

Former Military President of Nigeria, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida has spoken on the need for credible and robust opposition in a constitutional democratic country like Nigeria, noting that the robust engagement of the ruling party by the minority in the National Assembly remains the seasoning ingredient of democracy. General Babangida spoke on Tuesday, 6 August, while playing host to the Minority Leader of the Nigeria … Continue reading IBB HOSTS NDUDI ELUMELU, REPS MINORITY CAUCUS, URGES CREDIBLE OPPOSITION IN NATIONAL INTEREST

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OKOWA HAILS ONYEOBI @ 86

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, has felicitated with the Iyase of Asaba, Chief Patrick Onyeobi, as he clocks 86 years on August 7. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika on Tuesday in Asaba, Okowa described Onyeobi as a quintessential administrator and community leader whose leadership credentials were worthy of emulation. He lauded the Octogenarian for his strong convictions and commended him … Continue reading OKOWA HAILS ONYEOBI @ 86

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ANIAGWU SET TO REJIG DELTA BROADCAST ESTABLISHMENTS

As part of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s desire to build a Stronger Delta, the Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu has assured Deltans that the state media outfits will be repositioned to meet modern day realities. Aniagwu stated this on Monday (05/08/19) during separate familiarization visits to Delta Radio and Television (DRTV), Warri and Delta Broadcasting Service (DBS), Asaba, respectively. The Commissioner who held … Continue reading ANIAGWU SET TO REJIG DELTA BROADCAST ESTABLISHMENTS

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WE SHALL FOLLOW DUE PROCESS TO IMPLEMENT LOCAL GOVERNMENT AUDIT REPORT – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that his administration will follow the due process of the law in implementing the report of the Committee set up to investigate and audit the financial transactions of the 23 Local Government Councils. Governor Wike equally affirmed that the Rivers State Government will abide by the Supreme Court Judgment that State Governors cannot dissolve elected Councils, but … Continue reading WE SHALL FOLLOW DUE PROCESS TO IMPLEMENT LOCAL GOVERNMENT AUDIT REPORT – Wike

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Rev. Fr. Offu: REPS MINORITY CAUCUS CONDEMNS KILLING, BACKS UGWUANYI ON SECURITY

The Minority Caucus of the House of Representatives has condemned in strong terms the recent killing of a Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Paul Offu, in Awgu, Enugu State by armed men. The Caucus reiterated that the primary purpose of government was the security of the lives and property of citizens and tasked the Federal Government on curtailing the rate of insecurity. In a statement signed … Continue reading Rev. Fr. Offu: REPS MINORITY CAUCUS CONDEMNS KILLING, BACKS UGWUANYI ON SECURITY

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I’LL MAKE BAYELSA REAP BENEFITS OF BLUE OCEAN, SAYS TIMI ALAIBE, GUBER ASPIRANT

The people of Bayelsa state are in for a swell time of economic boom through the development of the critical infrastructure that will be put in place when Chief Timi Alaibe, an accountant, renowned technocrat, business guru and likable fellow gets the opportunity to mount the saddle as the next governor of the State. Chief Alaibe made this known on Saturday, 4th August, 2019 when … Continue reading I’LL MAKE BAYELSA REAP BENEFITS OF BLUE OCEAN, SAYS TIMI ALAIBE, GUBER ASPIRANT

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YOUR LEGACY IN DEVELOPMENT OF DELTA IS EVIDENCE OF YOUR LOVE FOR THE STATE, OCHOR TELLS IBORI AT 61

As Deltans join with the former governor of the state, Chief James Onanefe Ibori to celebrate his 61st Birthday, the Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Christopher Ochor Ochor, in a statement on Saturday, August 3, 2019, while congratulating him, extoled his efforts to build the state while in government. The Deputy Speaker stated that at the advent of his government, … Continue reading YOUR LEGACY IN DEVELOPMENT OF DELTA IS EVIDENCE OF YOUR LOVE FOR THE STATE, OCHOR TELLS IBORI AT 61

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OKOWA PAYS SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO JAMES IBORI @ 61

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has sent warm felicitations to former Delta Governor, Chief James Ibori as he clocks 61 years on August 4. Okowa in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, on Saturday in Asaba, extolled Chief Ibori for his outstanding contributions to the development of Delta and Nigeria. While congratulating Ibori on his birth anniversary, the Governor lauded the enigmatic … Continue reading OKOWA PAYS SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO JAMES IBORI @ 61

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MACAULEY FELICITATES WITH DEPUTY SENATE PRESIDENT, OMO-AGEGE @ 56, SAYS ELEVATION HAS BROUGHT HOPE TO S/SOUTH, DELTA, URHOBO NATION

Prominent youth activist, motivational speaker and convener of the Africa Liberation Network, ALNET, a pan Niger Delta socio/political pressure group, Comrade Eddy Macauley, has felicitated with the Deputy Senate President, Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege, on the occasion of his 56th Birthday, eulogizing him for his political sagacity and describing him as a symbol of hope, not only for Urhobo nation, but indeed Delta State and the … Continue reading MACAULEY FELICITATES WITH DEPUTY SENATE PRESIDENT, OMO-AGEGE @ 56, SAYS ELEVATION HAS BROUGHT HOPE TO S/SOUTH, DELTA, URHOBO NATION

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WIKE SIGNS THREE BILLS INTO LAW, VOWS CRACK DOWN ON ILLEGAL STREET TRADING, SANITATION VIOLATIONS

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, on Friday, 2nd August, 2019, signed into law, three Bills passed by the Rivers State House of Assembly. Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media, reports that the bills signed by Governor Wike, in a bid to further strengthen the governance process are: Rivers State Street Trading, Illegal Markets & Motor (Prohibition) Bill No. 8 … Continue reading WIKE SIGNS THREE BILLS INTO LAW, VOWS CRACK DOWN ON ILLEGAL STREET TRADING, SANITATION VIOLATIONS

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BREAKING: Wike Sacks VC, DVC of Rivers State University

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has sacked the Vice Chancellor and Deputy Vice Chancellor of the Rivers State University, ostensibly over the spate of violence and killings that have rocked the school recently, as well as other improper administrative allegations. This disclosure was contained in a press statement signed by Dagogo Adonye Hart, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Rivers State and issued on 3rd August, … Continue reading BREAKING: Wike Sacks VC, DVC of Rivers State University

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ASABA AIRPORT GETS INSTRUMENT LANDING SYSTEM — Aniagwu

As part of it’s efforts to upgrade the Asaba International Airport, the Delta State Government has announced the successful installation of the Instrument Landing System (ILS) at the airport. Mr Charles Aniagwu, Delta State Commissioner for Information, who gave this update in a statement on Friday, July 2, in Asaba, noted that with the successful installation of the Instrument Landing System, bad weather reports would … Continue reading ASABA AIRPORT GETS INSTRUMENT LANDING SYSTEM — Aniagwu

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Okowa Salutes DSP Omo-Agege @ 56

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege as he turned 56 years on August 3, 2019. Senator Okowa in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, described the Senator representing Delta Central Senatorial District, as an illustrious son of the State in whom Deltans are extremely proud of, for attaining such a high … Continue reading Okowa Salutes DSP Omo-Agege @ 56

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ANIAGWU ASSUMES DUTY AS INFORMATION COMMISSIONER, VOWS TO REPOSITION STATE OWNED MEDIA OUTFITS

The new Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, has solicited the cooperation of management and staff of the ministry to reposition information service delivery in the state. Mr Aniagwu, who made the call on Friday, July 2, at his maiden meeting with management and staff of the ministry, emphasized the need for training, proper management of staff, provision of tools and adherence to … Continue reading ANIAGWU ASSUMES DUTY AS INFORMATION COMMISSIONER, VOWS TO REPOSITION STATE OWNED MEDIA OUTFITS

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AIR PEACE BOSS, ALLEN ONYEMA, COMMENDS OKOWA FOR ASABA AIRPORT UPGRADE

Chairman, Air Peace Airlines, Barr. Allen Onyema, has commended Delta Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, for upgrade of Asaba Airport, saying he had taken it to international standard. Onyema gave the commendation at the funeral Mass for his father, Chief Michael Onyema, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mbosi, Ihiala Local Government Area, Anambra, on Friday (02/08/19). According to him, Asaba Airport has been transformed and … Continue reading AIR PEACE BOSS, ALLEN ONYEMA, COMMENDS OKOWA FOR ASABA AIRPORT UPGRADE

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SDP Chairmen Forum Restate Stance on Stable Nigeria

Forum of States Chairmen, Social Democratic Party SDP, has restated its commitment towards building a virile democracy in the country. Amb. Oke Idawene JP, Delta State Chairman and Chairman Forum of State Chairmen SDP in Nigeria made the promise on Friday in Abuja when the group paid a courtesy call on Rt. Hon. Adefisoye Adeyemi Tajudeen, SDP member representing Idanre, Ifedore Federal Constituency, Ondo State. … Continue reading SDP Chairmen Forum Restate Stance on Stable Nigeria