CHIEF Press Secretary to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Mr Charles Aniagwu has said the Governor will not discriminate in ensuring speedy development of the state, especially, oil bearing communities.
Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has called for necessary actions that would ensure regular supply and appropriate pricing of petroleum products to ease the suffering of Nigerians.
Governor Okowa made the call today (09/02/17) at the commissioning of an ultra-modern filling station owned by North-West Petroleum and Gas Company Limited in Asaba.
Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday [08-02-17] inspected various road projects within Asaba Capital Territory with a charge to construction firms to increase the pace of work on infrastructural projects in the State.
Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated Elder Statesman, Chief Chukwuemeka Anyaoku as he clocks 84 years on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.
In a statement issued in Asaba on Wednesday by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, Governor Okowa eulogized the former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations for his patriotic and unrelenting service to the nation.
Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated the oldest reigning king in Delta State, His Royal Majesty, Royal Canon, Ovie Richard Layeguen Ogbon Ogoni-Oghoro 1, the Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom, on his centenary birthday which comes up on Friday 20th January, 2017 and the 29th anniversary of his coronation to the ancient throne of his forefathers.
Gov. Okowa described the Royal Canon as a man blessed by God to have attained 100 years on earth and still looking strong and healthy.
Nigeria's Vice President, Prof. Yomi Osinbajo has decried the neglect of the Niger Delta over the years and urged the people of the area to ensure its stability for speedy development to take place.
Addressing stakeholders at the conference hall of the Petroleum Training Institute, Effurun, during a fact-finding mission to Delta State yesterday (16/01/17), Prof Osinbajo observed that it was unfortunate that despite the huge contribution of the Niger Delta to the development of the country, there was little to show for such.