DELTA BUDGETS N389BN FOR 2020

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, presented the 2020 Appropriation Bill of N389.19 billion christened “Budget of Sustainable Development” to the House of Assembly. The governor announced that Capital Expenditure of the budget would gulp N217.64 billion representing 55.92 per cent and that N171.55 billion or 44.08 per cent had been earmarked for Recurrent Expenditure during the period. The budget … Continue reading DELTA BUDGETS N389BN FOR 2020

ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, DR. IFEANYI OKOWA, GOVERNOR OF DELTA STATE, ON THE OCASSION OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE 2020 BUDGET PROPOSAL TO THE DELTA STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY (For the Records)

Mr. Speaker, Honourable Members. As is customary, it is important to express my appreciation to this honourable House for the opportunity to make this presentation today. As an elected Governor, I consider myself and, indeed, the State blessed by the candour and civility with which this House conducts its business. It is one that makes for unabridged development and I continue to count on this … Continue reading ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, DR. IFEANYI OKOWA, GOVERNOR OF DELTA STATE, ON THE OCASSION OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE 2020 BUDGET PROPOSAL TO THE DELTA STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY (For the Records)

OKOWA ASSURES INVESTORS OF PEACEFUL ENVIRONMENT IN DELTA

Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has assured that his administration was committed to the provision of peaceful environment for investors in the state. Governor Okowa gave the assurance on Friday during the commissioning of legacy projects executed by Platform Petroleum Limited/Newcross Petroleum Limited (JV) operators of the Egbaoma Marginal Field in Umutu, Ukwuani Local Government Area of the state. Among the projects commissioned … Continue reading OKOWA ASSURES INVESTORS OF PEACEFUL ENVIRONMENT IN DELTA

GOV OKOWA INAUGURATES 42-MEMBER ADVISORY COUNCIL IN DELTA

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, inaugurated the state’s Advisory and Peace-Building Council, with a charge to members to avail his administration with adequate guide that would engender effective governance in the state. He said at the ceremony in Asaba that the council was expected to support the government regularly with expert advice and services without prompting. The governor said … Continue reading GOV OKOWA INAUGURATES 42-MEMBER ADVISORY COUNCIL IN DELTA

DTSG TO PRESENT 2020 BUDGET IN NOVEMBER, RATES HEALTH SECTOR, BASIC, SECONDARY EDUCATION HIGH; PLANS TO BUILD LEISURE PARK, FILM VILLAGE IN ASABA, UGBOLU AREA

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has said that the year 2020 budget will be presented on the first week of November, 2019. Governor Okowa stated this during the 2019 Quarterly Media Chart with journalists today at the Press Centre, Government House, Asaba, on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. The governor who stated that the 2020 budget may not be 100 percent compliance rate and … Continue reading DTSG TO PRESENT 2020 BUDGET IN NOVEMBER, RATES HEALTH SECTOR, BASIC, SECONDARY EDUCATION HIGH; PLANS TO BUILD LEISURE PARK, FILM VILLAGE IN ASABA, UGBOLU AREA

CONCESSION PROPOSED TOLLGATES TO COMPANIES WITH ROADS MAINTENANCE CAPACITY, OKOWA URGES FG

As the Federal Government mulls the re-introduction of toll gates on highways, Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, says the projects should be given to credible companies that will utilize the funds for regular maintenance of the roads. He made the call on Tuesday, October 8, 2019, in Asaba at the quarterly media briefing of his administration with Journalists in the State. The governor said … Continue reading CONCESSION PROPOSED TOLLGATES TO COMPANIES WITH ROADS MAINTENANCE CAPACITY, OKOWA URGES FG

UGHELLI-ASABA DUAL CARRIAGEWAY WILL COMPLEMENT WARRI PORT  ACTIVITIES – Okowa

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday, October 8, 2019, said the state government was accelerating completion of Ughelli-Asaba dual carriageway to accommodate expected heavy traffic from Warri Port when dredging of second part of Escravos bar would be completed. The governor made this known at his quarterly interactive session with newsmen in Asaba, and said that the Federal Government was undertaking the dredging of … Continue reading UGHELLI-ASABA DUAL CARRIAGEWAY WILL COMPLEMENT WARRI PORT  ACTIVITIES – Okowa