Delta repudiates Ayakoromo bridge contract

Delta Government on Friday said the multi-billion naira contract for the construction of Ayakoromo bridge in Burutu Local Government Area of the state had been repudiated due to poor performance by the contractor. Commissioner for Works (Highways and Urban Roads), Mr Noel Omodon, told newsmen in Asaba, that the decision on the contract was taken…

Delta Government Hands Out Farm Inputs to 142 Cassava Farmers

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh and Ese Laura Oghene  As part of its commitment to boost food production in the state, Delta State Government has flag-off the handing out of farm input support package to beneficiaries of the 2022 Youth Agricultural and Entrepreneurs Programme (Brown YAGEP) in cassava cultivation. The flag-off exercise witnessed by the Chief of…

Okowa gets CON national honours award

Governor of Delta and Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, will on October 11, 2022, be honoured with a national award of Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON) by President Muhammadu Buhari. Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, said in a statement that the…

Okowa gives technical college project contractor October deadline

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Thursday directed the contractor handling the Obiaruku Technical College, Obiaruku in Ukwuani Local Government Area October 31 completion deadline. The governor gave the directive while inspecting the project and said that prompt completion of the project would enable students already admitted for current academic session to commence studies. He…