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State Broadcast By His Excellency, Senator, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor Of Delta State, On Thursday, 26Th March 2020 On The Coronavirus Pandemic

My Dear Deltans, This is the third time I am addressing you on the coronavirus pandemic. 2. As promised, we have continued to monitor and review developments concerning this global pandemic on a daily if not hourly basis. Although there has been no confirmed case in Delta, nevertheless, we deem it fit to take further… Read More »

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COVID-19: Okowa lauds FG for halting int’l flights

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has commended the Federal Government for halting international flights into the country as part of measures to curtail the COVID-19 pandemic. He said the stoppage of international flights and closure of land borders would stem the spread of the dreaded disease in the country. Okowa told journalists after inspecting… Read More »

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COVID-19: Delta acquires ventilators, bans public gatherings

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, on Tuesday, said the state government had acquired 19 Ventilators, monitors and other critical equipment for the management of COVID-19 cases if it occurred in the state. Okowa disclosed this in radio and television broadcast on the COVID-19 pandemic in the state, in Asaba. He announced that public gatherings, including… Read More »

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Okowa hails Emeka Ihedioha at 55

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated former Governor of Imo, Rt Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, as he clocks 55 years on March 24. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba on Tuesday, the governor extolled the former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives for his “Re-build Imo… Read More »

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President Buhari Congratulates Aguma Bassa-Benin, Alhaji Bako Ebiredelu Dogwo On 55Th Birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari sends warm greetings to Aguma Bassa-Benin, Alhaji Bako Ebiredelu Dogwo, on his 55th birthday, March 20, 2020, wishing him more years of good health, strength and wisdom to keep serving the country, and his people. The President joins family members, friends and associates of His Royal Highness in celebrating the landmark age,… Read More »

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Okowa, Tambuwal inaugurate projects in Delta March 19

Sokoto State Governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, will on Thursday, March 19, 2020, inaugurate some key projects executed by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in parts of Delta A statement in Asaba on Wednesday by Mr Olisa Ifeajika, Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Okowa, said that Tambuwal would inaugurate the comprehensively reconstructed Mariam Babangida Way in Asaba… Read More »

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Speaker’s statement Gbajabiamila sympathises with victims of Lagos explosion

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has expressed sadness over the pipeline explosion in Abule Ado, Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State, on Sunday. Gbajabiamila, who sympathised with the victims of the explosion, called for calm as the state government makes frantic efforts to ascertain the cause of the… Read More »

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Press Release: Enabling environment for private hospitals necessary for improved health care – Aisha Buhari

First Lady, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has advocated for a review of the interest rates associated with loans from both commercial and development banks granted for the establishment of private hospitals and the provision of appropriate incentives. She made the call while receiving the Guild of Medical Directors, who paid… Read More »