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Okowa Inaugurates 7 Governing Councils

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has inaugurated Governing Councils of State Owned Tertiary Institutions with a charge to develop technical education for the benefit of Deltans. Governor Okowa gave the charge on Thursday during the Inauguration of the council of 7 Tertiary Institutions which includes College of Education Agbor (Chief Emmanuel Onyeukwu-Chairman), College of… Read More »

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Okowa Signs 2020 Budget

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday assented to the 2020 Appropriation Bill, with a promise to fast-track infrastructural projects for the benefit of Deltans during the period. The governor signed the bill in Asaba in the presence of the Speaker Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, who presented it to… Read More »

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Okowa mourns Tony Obuh

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has expressed deep sadness on the passing of Chairman, Delta State Bureau of Pensions, Sir Anthony Obuh. Obuh, a retired Permanent Secretary and politician, hails from Oki community, Agbor Kingdom, Ika South Local Government Area of the state. He reportedly died in the early hours of Thursday at the… Read More »

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Support the vulnerable in society for better Nigeria, Okowa urges leaders

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has charged persons in leadership positions to support the vulnerable in the society to make Nigeria a better place. The governor gave the charge on Wednesday at a Thanksgiving Service by Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Delta chapter, at Heroes of Faith Ministries, Ughelli, to appreciate God for his (the… Read More »

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President Buhari Felicitates With Maryam Uwais On 60th Birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with Mrs Maryam Wali Uwais, his Special Adviser on Social Investments, on the occasion of her 60th birthday, describing her as a hardworking and visionary lady who shares his view of a fair and equitable society in which the poor and the less privileged are not deprived of their due rights.… Read More »

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Makinde signs Anti- Corruption Bill into Law

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has signed the Oyo State Anti Corruption Bill 2019 into the Law. The Governor, who assented to the bill passed last week by the State House of Assembly, said that his assent was a signal his government was ready to enforce probity and accountability. A statement by the Chief… Read More »

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Oyo Prosecutes 31 Environmental Offenders…Promises To Fight Saboteurs To A Halt

Oyo State Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources has on Wednesday prosecuted thirty persons found culpable of violating environmental laws of the State, before a Magistrate court sitting in Ibadan. This was revealed by the Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Rt. Hon. Kehinde Ayoola today, after an Environmental sanitation exercise, led by the State… Read More »

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Project Inspection: Okowa Calls For Cooperation In Tackling Environmental Challenges.

Delta Governor Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has called for cooperation from Deltans in tackling environmental challenges in the state capital territory and its environs. Governor Okowa made the call today, (10/12/19) during an inspection tour of ongoing storm water drainage and road construction projects around the State capital. The governor inspected the storm water drainage… Read More »

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UTQEN supports Oyo govt’s clean-up Ibadan effort, as govt issues ultimatum to abandoned trucks owners

Owners of abandoned Trucks and Containers on Ojoo-Iwo Road Express axis have been warned to take the vehicles off the road sides in the next 48 hours or risk the facing sanctions from the Oyo State Government The chairman of the State’s Environmental Task Force Committee and Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, retired… Read More »