Okowa earned PDP’s Vice-Presidential ticket

National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Iyorchia Ayu, on Wednesday said Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta earned the party’s Vice-Presidential ticket for the forthcoming general elections as he inaugurated the multi-billion naira Ogheye Floating Market in the state. He said that the market, like the State Secretariat in Asaba,  also built by Okowa,…

Rising poverty in Niger Delta must be eradicated – Ayu

National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Iyorchia Ayu, on Wednesday deplored the poor living condition in Niger Delta, saying that in spite of the region’s huge contributions to the nation’s economy, poverty rate in the area had continued to rise. He said that the situation in the zone was bizarre, given the volume…