• Governor Okowa listens
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    July 21, 2021 Governor Okowa’s six years looks like six decades to some of us who had been around in the state. What he has achieved in six years is what would have taken some other leaders six decades to achieve. He built schools including technical colleges as we used to know them of old; ...
  • JUSUN
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    June 15, 2021 The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Delta chapter, has directed all its members across the state to resume work immediately. This is contained in a statement jointly signed by the Delta JUSUN chairman, Mr Augustine Chiegine, and the Assistant Secretary, Mr Kenny Ukoru, on Tuesday in Asaba. The union explained that ...
  • committee investigating
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    The Accountant General of the Federation, Mr. Ahmed Idris, has said the £4.2 million looted by a former Governor of Delta State, James Onanefe Ibori, which was recently repatriated to Nigeria from the United Kingdom has been returned to the state. AGF Idris disclosed this in Abuja on Tuesday when he appeared before the House ...
  • Delta Economy grows by 51 percent
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    MAY 18, 2021 A reliable insider said the dissolution would give the governor the opportunity to appoint only loyal persons not two-face appointees “who work for the governor at day but work for his political foes at night.” The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday dissolved his cabinet barely 11 days to his sixth ...
  • Gully erosion in Delta, Rivers communities
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    By Razak Owolabi, May 16, 2021 “Over the past five years, the gully erosion, which is over 20 feet deep, swallowed over 15 buildings and rendered hundreds of families homeless.’’ Some communities in parts of the South-South zone of Nigeria have decried the perennial economic and human loses arising through the devastating effects of gully ...
  • Team Delta
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    Delta picked their first gold medal at the ongoing 20th National Sports Festival (NSF) tagged “Edo 2020” on Sunday, after winning in the 80km road race for women. The gold medal came through the effort of Ese Ukpeseraye who prevailed over 12 other cyclists to pick the first gold medal at the 20th NSF. Ahead ...
  • transmission of results
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    The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has won all the chairmanship and councillorship positions in the March 6 Delta local government elections amid protests from the All Progressives Party, APC, that the poll was rigged. APC had on the day of the election announced it has officially pulled out of the contest alleging irregularities and fraud. ...
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    The Secretary to Delta State Government (SSG), Mr Chiedu Ebie, has said that the concession of Asaba International Airport would create more jobs for Deltans and stimulate export of agricultural produce and other items. He said that the step would also engender huge economic activities within the State and its neighbours. Ebie made this known ...
  • Delta
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    The government of Delta  has announced the approval of the construction and rehabilitation of no fewer than 15 roads across the state at a cost of about N16 billion. This was part of the decisions reached at the State Executive Council meeting presided over by the Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa. Briefing newsmen after the council ...
  • anambra governorship
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    The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta has turned messier but national membership registration and revalidation committee is urging the party’s stakeholders in the state to calm down and stay united. Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger, who is the committee’s chairman, made the call on Thursday in Abuja while speaking with newsmen ...