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 Efeizomor II led Council.
The statement in part read:
“It is hereby announced for the information of the general public, particularly the highly esteemed traditional rulers of Delta State and Deltans in general that the Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has approved the dissolution of the Delta State Traditional Rulers Council”.
The SSG, conveyed the gratitude of the governor and Deltans to members of the defunct Council for their very impactful contributions to the governance during the period of their stewardship.