Category Archives: News

01 May
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May Day: Okowa salutes workers, pledges improved welfare

As workers in Nigeria and across the globe mark Labour Day on May 1, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has felicitated with those in the state and commended them for their support and contributions to the growth and development of ...

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29 Apr
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COVID-19: Delta gets testing centre

Delta Government on Wednesday said it had established a testing centre for COVID-19. Secretary to the State Government, Mr Chiedu Ebie, made this known while inaugurating the laboratory at Asaba Specialist Hospital, and said that the centre would enable the ...

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29 Apr
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COVID-19: Why Delta partially relaxed lockdown — Okowa’s spokesman

Mr Olisa Ifeajika, Chief Press Secretary to Delta Governor, has explained that Tuesday’s announcement of relaxation of the lockdown in the state was predicated on the governor’s compassion for citizens, saying it was to rekindle micro and small business activities. ...

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28 Apr
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COVID-19: Delta relaxes lockdown, continues dusk-to-dawn curfew

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday announced the relaxation of lockdown declared on April 1, 2020, as part of measures to check the spread of COVID-19 in the state. In a broadcast in Asaba, Okowa said the relaxation ...

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18 Apr
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COVID-19: Isoko North pledges equitable distribution of Delta’s food palliatives 

The Leadership of Isoko North Local Government Area on Saturday pledged to ensure equity in the distribution of food items donated by Delta Government as part of measures to cushion the effect of COVID-19 induced lockdown on the people. Chairman ...

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11 Apr
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Easter: Pray for Nigeria, Okowa urges Christians

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has called on Christians to use the period of Easter to pray for Nigeria as the world battles the Coronavirus pandemic. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, ...

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09 Apr
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COVID-19: Centre for Communicable Diseases Asaba ready — Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Thursday said the Centre for Communicable Diseases and Research built by the state government at the Federal Medical Centre, Asaba, was ready for use. The governor disclosed this while speaking to newsmen shortly after ...

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09 Apr
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COVID-19: Delta reviews 2020 budget

The Delta State Government has announced that it was taking steps to review the 2020 budget to reflect current economic realities occasioned by the Coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world. The state’s Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, made this known ...

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09 Apr
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COVID-19: Our palliatives won’t be political — Delta Govt

The Delta State Government has said that its palliatives being provided to cushion the effect of the lockdown in the state on the vulnerable as a result of COVID-19: Palliatives will not be distributed along political lines – Delta Govt ...

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09 Apr
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COVID-19: Oil marketers donate food, medical equipment to Delta govt

A consortium of petroleum products marketers in Delta have donated food items and medical equipment worth N100 million to the state government to support its measures at ameliorating the effects of ongoing lockdown on the people, occasioned by COVID-19. Making ...

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