Ranching alternative to open grazing – Okowa

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has called on the Federal Government to support willing states to establish ranches as alternative to open grazing.   Okowa made the call on Sunday at the third session of the 15th Synod of Asaba Diocese of Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, held at St John’s Anglican Church, Okwe, Oshimili…

What we must do to develop Nigeria ― Okowa

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has said that for Nigeria to truly develop as a nation, there must be a partnership between government and the people, predicated on equity, fairness and justice. The governor stated this at a State Banquet in honour of retiring Chief Judge of the state, Justice Marshal Umukoro, on Saturdsy…

Okowa mourns COAS, Gen. Attahiru

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigerian Army and the Attahiru family on the tragic death of Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, describing the incident as deeply saddening In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Saturday in Asaba, the…

Okowa Dissolves State Executive Council

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa on Tuesday dissolved the State Executive Council shortly after the Council’s meeting presided over by him. Also affected by the dissolution are Special Advisers, the Secretary to State Government, Senior Political Adviser, Chief Strategist of the government and the Chief of Staff. The immediate past Commissioner for Information, Mr.…

Maintain intimacy with electorate, Okowa urges elected, appointed representatives

Governor of Delta, governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has charged elected and appointed politicians to maintain and sustain intimacy with their people by contributing to their socio-economic wellbeing.  The governor gave the charge at the empowerment for the people of Aniocha/ Oshimili Federal Constituency by the Minority Leader of House of Representatives and member representing the…

Insecurity: Delta charges NASS to resume plenary

Members of the National Assembly have been called upon to cut their recess short and join hands with stakeholders in finding lasting solution to the insecurity challenge militating against the unity and corporate existence of the country. The Commissioner for Information in Delta State, Mr Charles Aniagwu made the call on Thursday, while speaking on…

Asaba Accord: New Dawn for Nigeria – Aniagwu

Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, has described the resolutions of the Southern Governors’ Forum in Asaba, yesterday as a new dawn for not just Southern Nigeria but the entire country. Speaking on a current affairs program, This Morning, monitored on TVC on Wednesday, Aniagwu said the meeting of the Southern Governors was a reunion…