• Delta pilgrims tests positive for coronavirus
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    September 2, 2021 No fewer than 15 intending pilgrims in Delta state have tested positive for coronavirus while 77 could not travel for the pilgrimage to Jordan due to late release of their Covid-19 test results. A total of 315 Deltans were supposed to have been airlifted to Jordan from the Port Harcourt International Airport. ...
  • Ifeanyi Okowa
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    June 27, 2021 Emu attributed the growth in agricultural output to the effect of value chain development coupled with youth agricultural entrepreneurship programmes of the Okowa administration The size of Delta State’s economy has risen by 51 percent in four years with the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) hitting N4.471 trillion in 2019, from N2.961 trillion ...
  • Delta Varsities
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    June 17, 2021 We do not envisage a university that will run to Abuja or Asaba to seek permission before engaging necessary staff as that would amount to a breach of university autonomy which is inconsistent with best practices worldwide Delta Government on Wednesday, said it would seek public-private-partnership in the development of its three ...
  • PDP impodes
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    Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Deltans on the occasion of the 6th Anniversary of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s administration and commended their tenacity and cooperation with the Government towards the sustenance of peace, unity, and the harmonious coexistence which has consolidated our collective identity as one Delta over the years. A congratulatory statement ...
  • Governor Okowa listens
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    MAY 16, 2021 ‘Six years in office it’s obvious that Okowa has not stopped listening to people; he loves engagement with different audiences; he loves scouring through the social media space to get a feel of the people of Delta. Little wonder, in his first six years, Deltans are already singing his praises as the ...
  • committee investigating
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    MAY 10, 2021 By Jackson Udema Leadership is in doing, not in talking. All great leaders act. No pontification. No story-telling. They brace up to confront situations knowing that challenges are not fixed by mere words or sophistry of language. Delta governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, belongs to this class of leaders who lead by action, ...
  • Tony Elumelu
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    It might be safe to say nobody saw it coming. Except Tony Onyemaechi (Who knows tomorrow?) Elumelu himself. Or his parents. Running around Ifeyinwa Primary School as a zesty tot and later berthing at St. Pius (III) Grammar School, both in Onicha Ugbo, a rural commune in Aniocha North local government area, Delta State was ...
  • United Bank for Africa
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    Witnesses to the dare-devil robbery of United Bank for Africa, UBA, Issele Uku branch in Aniocha North local government of Delta State have continued to recount their ordeal many hours after the incident. Well-armed robbers numbering over 15 had invaded the town on Tuesday, March 30 and split into groups with a group first visiting ...
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    After it emerged that Britain had agreed to repatriate the £4.2 million seized from the former governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori, the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, unilaterally announced that the Federal Government has taken possession of the money and will ...
  • committee investigating
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    The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, SAN, has explained on Tuesday why the loot recovered from former Delta State Governor, James Ibori will be used for federal projects instead of being returned to Delta as some persons are canvassing. Malami had, earlier on Tuesday with the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, announced ...