• fair elections

    October 13, 2021 Delta Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday said Tuesday’s passage of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2021 by the National Assembly, empowering the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to electronically transmit election results was a victory for democracy. The governor, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in ...
  • PDP convention

    September 13, 2021 The Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa have congratulated Mr Ovuakpoye Evivie on his victory in Saturday’s by-election for the Isoko-South Constituency 1 seat in the House of Assembly. The governor also congratulated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the outcome of the election in which its member, ...
  • Peter Obi against budget for First Lady office

    July 20, 2021 Your performance after eight years proved those who recommended you right for the job. You were a lesson in fiscal prudence, accountability and transparency to both those in public and private sectors, especially in governance Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated former Governor of Anambra, Mr Peter Obi, as he clocked ...
  • Okowa to GOCOP, thank you

    Chief Press Secretary to Governor of Delta, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, said the recent significant drop in active cases of COVID-19 in the state was due to effective contact-tracing and adequate treatment of patients. According to Ifeajika, in an interview programme on Arise News Television monitored via Webex in Asaba, early reporting, increased detection and treatment ...
  • Governor Okowa

    As Deltans join other Nigerians to celebrate “Democracy Day” on June 12, the state Governor,  Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has admonished them to keep hope alive and expect better days ahead. He felicitated with the citizens and commended them for their support and contributions to the growth and development of the state. In a message to ...
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    Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, as he clocks 83 years on March 5. Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, poured encomium on the octogenarian for his patriotic and unrelenting service to the nation. He stated that Obasanjo’s contributions to the peace ...
  • state government

    The people of Avwon, Agadama, Ohoror and other communities of Uwheru Kingdom, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have said that the persons who attacked their communities and killed no fewer than 8 persons were Fulani herdsmen. According to some members of the communities who spoke to Political Economist, herdsmen accompanied by unidentified ...
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    Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta Ifeanyi Okowa, has expressed optimism that the New Year will be characterised with sustainable development as the state government remains irrevocably committed to the ”Stronger Delta’ vision. The governor said this in his New Year message to the people of the state through a statement signed by his Chief Press ...
  • 2014 National Conference

    The President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmad Lawan,  and the Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa have described the attack  on the country home of Nigeria’s former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, as despicable and unwarranted. They both called for investigation of the act in which a soldier lost his life. Lawan, in a statement by ...
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    Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated Deltans on the 28th anniversary of the creation of the State. In a message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor thanked the people of the state for their resilience, patience, cooperation and support to all administrations that had governed the ...