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…

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…

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…