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03 Aug
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Okowa assures of boosting Delta economy through projects

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Monday, assured that the state government would continue to give priority attention to projects that would boost the economy and enhance the living condition of the people. The governor gave the assurance while ...

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03 Aug
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Okowa salutes Prof. Sam Oyovbaire at 79

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has felicitated with former Minister of Information, Prof. Sam Oyovbaire, as he turns 79 on Tuesday. Oyovbaire, who chairs the Delta State Advisory Council and the Governing Council of Delta State University, Abraka, is ...

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03 Aug
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Okowa congratulates James Ibori at 62

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated former Governor of the state, Chief James Ibori, as he clocks 62 on Tuesday. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, on Monday in Asaba, Okowa eulogised Chief Ibori for ...

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27 Jul
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COVID-19: How Delta is flattening the curve — Okowa’s CPS

Chief Press Secretary to Governor of Delta, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, said the recent significant drop in active cases of COVID-19 in the state was due to effective contact-tracing and adequate treatment of patients. According to Ifeajika, in an interview programme ...

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21 Jul
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Okowa mourns Isa Funtua

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari on the passing of his age-long friend and in-law, Mallam Isa Funtua, at 78. Okowa also condoled with the family of the deceased, who he described as a ...

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17 Jul
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COVID-19: Okowa recounts experience, reinforces call for protocols compliance

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Friday recounted his experience with COVID-19 attack and said more than three members of his family contracted the virus. The governor, at a family thanksgiving at the Government House Chapel, Asaba, said God’s mercy ...

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16 Jul
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South-South Governors support forensic audit of NDDC, deplores commission’s crisis

The South-South Governors Forum on Thursday declared wholehearted support for forensic audit of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari. It deplored, with great concern, the crisis rocking the commission and said that it was convinced and ...

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14 Jul
0

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
0

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
1

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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