Fuel Tanker Explosion: Okowa visits scene

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Thursday, called for immediate assessment of the cause of the petroleum product tanker explosion, which razed down no fewer than 25 houses and destroyed valuables worth millions of naira in Ohoror community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state. The incident, which occurred on Wednesday night in…

DSLMC Sues For Synergy with Security Outfits

In continuation of its drive to find a lasting solution to the ongoing herder/ farmer conflict in the state, the Chairman of the state Livestock Management Committee, Chief Julius Egbedi has advocated for synergy with Security Outfits in the state. In separate visits to their offices of the State Security Services, Nigerian Security and Civil…

I Hope to Have My Major Products Dominate Africa Markets in the Next Five Years, Says STEP Beneficiary

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh   ILOBA, STEPHEN ONYEKA is one of the pioneer beneficiaries of the Delta State Government’s Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) in the 2015/2016 Cycle. He hails from Aniocha North Local Government Area and studied at the Institute of Management Technology, Enugu where he obtained anHND in Marketing. After four years of…

DTSG Dissolves Its Traditional Rulers’ Council

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has dissolved its Traditional Rulers Council. This dissolution was contained in a government special announcement dated 21st January 2022, signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Chief Patrick Ukah. According to the SSG, the dissolution was sequel to the expiration of the tenure of the Dr. Emmanuel…

Delta reviews Ayakoromo bridge contract to N10.5bn

Delta Government said it had approved an upward review of contract cost of Ayakoromo Bridge project from N6 billion to N10.5 billion. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, told journalists in Asaba that the review was part of decisions reached at the first State Executive Council meeting in 2022, which was presided over by…

Government Is Putting Up Measures To Fast Track Administration Of Criminal Justice -Bozimo

By Onoriode Etatsemi /Elohor Foghola.  The Honourable Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice Delta State , Isaiah Bozimo Esq,  has assured Deltans that Government is putting up measures  to fast track the administration of criminal justice system laws in the state.  Bozimo who fielded questions from journalists at the premises of the OKERE-WARRI correctional centre  on…

Okowa Assures On Early Completion Of Koka Flyover

Governor of Delta, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has said that the ongoing construction of Koka flyover and interchange in Asaba, the State capital, would be completed before the end of 2022. Okowa gave the assurance while speaking to newsmen shortly after inspecting the project on Tuesday. The state government last year began the construction of…