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PIB: South-South Governors demand 10 Percent as host Community Trust Fund

Governors of the South-South States demanded an upward review of the provision of 2.5 percent as Host Community Trust Fund in the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) to 10 percent in the best interest of oil communities and the nation.

Okowa urges Deltans to approach 2021 with great optimism

The Governor of Delta, Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged the people of the state to approach the New Year with great optimism for more and greater positive impact on their lives by his administration.

COVID-19: Okowa orders partial lockdown in Delta

The Delta State Government has embarked on a partial lockdown of all public activities due to the second wave of COVID-19.

Okowa assents to Delta’s 2021 budget of N383bn

Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has assented to the state’s 2021 Appropriation Bill, with assurance that the state government would strive to recover from the economic challenges engendered by COVID-19 pandemic.

Okowa decries oil companies’ neglect of host communities

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has expressed concern over the non-implementation of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) by some oil companies operating in the state.

Okowa sends message to Goodluck Jonathan

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan, as he clocks 63-years on Friday.

South-South Governors demand apology from Presidency over botched meeting

The Governors and leaders of the South-South geopolitical region have demanded for an unreserved apology from the presidency for abruptly aborting a crucial stakeholders meeting scheduled to hold in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Tuesday.

Court orders Okowa, UBEC to account for education funds

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has won the latest round in the legal battle to compel Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) to publish spending details of the funds collected for primary schools in the state, and the locations of projects carried out between 2015 and 2019.

Police Brutality: Delta to establish Victims’ Support Fund, inaugurates Panel of Enquiry

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, on Monday announced that the state government would establish a Special Victims’ Support Fund for the payment of monetary compensation to deserving victims of police brutality or related extra-judicial killings in the state.

Police Brutality: Delta sets up Judicial Panel of Enquiry

Delta State Government has constituted an eight-member Judicial Panel of Enquiry to investigate allegations of police brutality and extra-judicial killings in the state.

Okowa swears in 3 judges, urges speedy dispensation of justice

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, on Friday swore in three new Customary Court of Appeal judges in the state, with a charge to the judiciary to ensure speedy dispensation of justice at all times.

Okowa inaugurates ICT centre in Asaba

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State on Friday in Asaba inaugurated a private-owned ICT centre, Westgate Technologies Limited, with a 600 capacity Computer Based Test (CBT) centre, retail shop and training centre.

Okowa congratulates new Anglican Primate-elect

Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated Most Revd. Henry Ndukuba on his election as the new Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) at the Standing Committee Meeting of the Church on Wednesday in Asaba.

PDP Primary: No aspirant has stepped down – Gov Okowa

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Convention Planning Committee Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has said that no aspirant has stepped down from the...

Gov Okowa commissions steel company in Aladja

Multi-billion dollar Premium Steel Rolling Mill was commissioned Friday by Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa to commence full operations after years of inactivity.

Okowa signs DSIEC bill into law

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday in Asaba signed three bills into law, including the Delta State Independent National Electoral Commission (DSIEC) Bill (2017).

Okowa says Nigeria needs Godly leaders for economic recovery

Okafor Ofiebor/Port HarcourtGovernor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has said that Nigeria will get speedy economic recovery when the people imbibe godly approach to...

Emerhor Vs Okowa: Appeal Court adopts briefs, reserves judgement

The Appeal Court sitting in Benin on Wednesday reserved judgement in the appeal challenging the judgement of the Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal.The...

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