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Chief Johnbosco Onunkwo emerges Youth Empowerment Icon of the Year

Anambra State born-philanthropist, Engr. Johnbosco Onunkwo has been honoured in recognition of his commitment to Youth Development in Nigeria. Presenting the award to Engr. Onunkwo during the award ceremony in Abuja, Former Vice Chancellor of Niger Delta University and Current House of Representatives Member, Prof. Steve Azaiki OON, said the award was in recognition of… Read More »

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Oyo Targets #20 Billion Monthly IGR Before Makinde’s Ends First Term – Commissioner

Oyo Targets #20Billion Monthly IGR Before Makinde’s Ends First Term – Commissioner Oyo State government has set a target of hitting 20 billion naira monthly internally-generated revenue (IGR) before the end of the governor Seyi Makinde’s first term in office. The State’s IGR was reported to be between #2billion and #2.5billion during the tenure of… Read More »

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Oyo Gov unveils details of state security architecture

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has revealed details of the state’s security architecture, saying that the state was ready to launch the Oyo State Development Association for Socio-Economic Renaissance (OYODASER) and the state’s Vigilante Services. The Governor, who was speaking during a courtesy visit to his office by the Vigilante and Community Development Council… Read More »

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Okowa condoles Obiano, victims over Onitsha inferno

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has commiserated with his Anambra counterpart, Mr Willie Obiano, Anambra people, particularly Onitsha residents over the tragic fire incident that gutted parts of the commercial city. A tanker laden with petroleum product on Wednesday reportedly spilled its content on the road at Upper Iweka Road in Onitsha and led… Read More »

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Delta will continue to partner vigilante groups for effective policing — Aniagwu

Delta State Government has said that it will continue to partner and support the synergy between vigilante groups and security agencies to enhance the security of lives and properties in the state. It stated that the synergy that existed between the bodies was yielding positive results for the people of the state. The State Commissioner… Read More »

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Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Others Attends the 2019 Strategic Executive Retreat at African Institute for Public Policy Onicha-Ugbo,Delta State

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Others Attends the 2019 Strategic Executive Retreat at African Institute for Public Policy Onicha-Ugbo, Delta State CAPTIONS: Pix 1. Delta state Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (right);Special Adviser to the Governor on Senior Policy, Prof. Sylvester Monye (middle) and the Secretary to State Government, Mr. Chiedu Ebie, during the Strategic Executive Retreat… Read More »

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Okowa Calls For Synergy Among Govt Functionaries To Achieve Desired Goals

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa has urged top government officials to ensure synergy for the desired results to be achieved. The governor made the call on Wednesday while declaring open an Executive Management Strategy Retreat for top government officials at Onicha-Ugbo. According to the governor, offices are held in trust for the people and… Read More »

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Oyo Warns Commercial Drivers Over Illegal Roadside Parks, Trading

The management of Oyo State Road Transport Management Agency (OYTRMA) has warned all commercial motorists to desist from using major roads as motor parks to avoid unnecessary loss of lives to accidents and incessant traffic gridlocks. The warning was issued as OYRTMA officers, led by the State Commander, Ayoade Adeoye, on Wednesday visited the Iwo… Read More »

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No Iyaloja or Babaloja in Oyo State Until Resolution of Crisis’ – Oyo Govt

Oyo State government has cleared the air on the controversies surrounding the leadership of Market Leaders Council, an association of market men and women in the State, as it has begun investigation into the crisis bedeviling the sector to forestall further acrimony. The leadership crisis among members of the association in the State predated the… Read More »