NIGERIA ON COURSE DESPITE COVID-19, SECURITY, ECONOMIC CHALLENGES – Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, says Nigeria as a nation is on course despite the COVID-19 pandemic, security and economic challenges. Governor Okowa stated this today when he received in audience, a high-powered delegation from the British High commission led by the Deputy Head of Mission to Nigeria, Mr Peter Thomas. The governor who welcomed the delegation to Delta said the state was growing in … Continue reading NIGERIA ON COURSE DESPITE COVID-19, SECURITY, ECONOMIC CHALLENGES – Okowa

SECOND WAVE OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND THE NEED FOR EXTRA CAUTION BY DELTANS AND RESIDENTS – Delta SSG

While wishing Deltans and residents in the State the compliments of the season, the State Government wishes to remind all of the exigencies that have been imposed on the world at large by the COVID-19 pandemic for several months now. And based on the advice of medical experts on the resurgence of a second wave of the pandemic which is reportedly more virulent, there have … Continue reading SECOND WAVE OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND THE NEED FOR EXTRA CAUTION BY DELTANS AND RESIDENTS – Delta SSG

GOV WIKE FROWNS AT FLAGRANT DISREGARD OF COVID-19 PROTOCOLS BY CHURCHES

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has frowned at the flagrant disobedience of COVID-19 protocol by some churches in the State. The Governor warned that if this continues, the State government will have no option than to review the restriction on the number of people allowed to worship in churches. A statement by Kelvin Ebiri Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers State Governor, on Sunday, … Continue reading GOV WIKE FROWNS AT FLAGRANT DISREGARD OF COVID-19 PROTOCOLS BY CHURCHES

MACAULAY PUTS OFF BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS IN HONOUR OF VICTIMS OF COVID-19, #EndSARS

A former Secretary to the Delta State Government (SSG), Comrade Ovuozourie Macaulay has canceled merriments and celebrations meant to mark his 60th birthday anniversary. He turns 60 on Sunday, the 25th of this month. The cancellation of the celebrations is in deference to the present happenings in the country arising from the Covid-19 pandemic, Oleh nine killings in Isoko and #ENDSARS protests. In a statement … Continue reading MACAULAY PUTS OFF BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS IN HONOUR OF VICTIMS OF COVID-19, #EndSARS

RIVERS SCHOOLS TO REOPEN OCTOBER 5

***Reviews Issues Concerning COVID-19 Protocols The Rivers State Executive Council has approved the reopening of schools in the State with effect from Monday October 5, 2020. The Council took the decision at an emergency session presided over by the State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Friday, September 25, 2020 at Government House, Port Harcourt. The Commissioner for Education, Professor Kaniye Ebeku announced this while briefing … Continue reading RIVERS SCHOOLS TO REOPEN OCTOBER 5

Coronavirus: DELTA INTENSIFIES MEASURES TO SAFEGUARD LIVES OF PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS, DISTRIBUTES COVID-19 PREVENTIVE ITEMS DELTA STATE

Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has assured that all necessary measures in line with the COVID-19 protocols geared towards safeguarding the lives of primary six pupils ahead of the forthcoming Cognitive Placement Examination have been put in place. Mr. Ukah, who gave the assurance on Tuesday, 15/09/2020, while addressing journalists shortly after supervising the distribution of hand sanitizers, hand towels, infrared … Continue reading Coronavirus: DELTA INTENSIFIES MEASURES TO SAFEGUARD LIVES OF PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS, DISTRIBUTES COVID-19 PREVENTIVE ITEMS DELTA STATE

DELTA DISTRIBUTES CACOVID PALLIATIVES TO VULNERABLE HOUSEHOLDS

Delta State Government has commenced the batched delivery of palliatives to vulnerable households in the state, an intervention of the private sector coalition against COVID-19 (CACOVID). Addressing newsmen at the commencement of the exercise in Asaba, the Commissioner for Information Mr Charles Aniagwu said that 179 households have been targeted in its 270 wards across the 25 local government areas. The state’s spokesman stressed that … Continue reading DELTA DISTRIBUTES CACOVID PALLIATIVES TO VULNERABLE HOUSEHOLDS