Category Archives: News Reel

14 Jul
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Okowa congratulates Bayelsa counterpart on Supreme Court victory

Governor of Delta, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated his Bayelsa counterpart, Sen. Douye Diri, on his victory at the Supreme Court. He said that the verdict of the apex court on the pre-election matter had concluded the legal battle ...

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14 Jul
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Delta introduces property tax to shore up revenue

As part of measures aimed at boosting its revenue base, Delta State Government is to introduce property tax in urban areas of the state. This was part of decisions reached at the seventh virtual Executive Council (EXCO) meeting attended by ...

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14 Jul
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Okowa, family test negative for COVID-19

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, his wife, Edith and daughter have tested negative to COVID-19. Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, made this known in a statement in Asaba on Tuesday, and said that other members ...

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12 Jul
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Okowa condoles with Isoko nation, NBA over passing of Okpakpor

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has expressed sadness at the passing of renowned lawyer and politician, Chief Patrick Okpakpor. The deceased popularly known as A.P.J Okpakpor, died on Friday night after a protracted illness. He was 78. Okpakpor hails ...

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12 Jul
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COVID-19: Delta SSG discharged from Isolation Centre

Delta Government has announced that Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr Chiedu Ebie, has been discharged from the Isolation Centre in Asaba where he was being treated for COVID-19. According to Mr Olisa Ifeajika, the Chief Press Secretary to ...

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12 Jul
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Okowa didn’t order anyone to undergo COVID-19 test — Spokesman 

Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Delta, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, has said that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa did not at anytime direct members of government and civil servants to undergo COVID-19 test. He said that contrary to reports in the ...

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11 Jul
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Okowa congratulates Gov. Udom at 54

Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated his Akwa Ibom counterpart, Mr Udom Emmanuel, as he clocks 54 years. Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, commended the governor for his industrialisation agenda ...

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11 Jul
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COVID-19: Discharged Aniagwu recounts experience

The Commissioner for Information in Delta, Mr Charles Aniagwu, recently discharged from COVID-19 isolation after testing positive for the virus, has recounted his experience. Speaking to Channels Television’s “News Across Nigeria”, Aniagwu thanked Deltans and other Nigerians who prayed fervently ...

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09 Jul
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Asaba storm water drainage ready in 3 months

The Okpanam storm water drainage project in Asaba channeling flood to “Iyi-Uku River’’ in Okotomi Quarters would be ready for inauguration within the next three months. Commissioner for Works, Chief James Augoye, disclosed this on Thursday while inspecting the project. ...

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08 Jul
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COVID-19: Delta to go tough on protocols defaulters

Delta Government said on Wednesday that it would take stringent measures to ensure full compliance with prescribed protocols for averting the spread of COVID-19 in the state. Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, made this known in a media briefing ...

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