Project Nigeria in positive light, Okowa admonishes Nigerians

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged Nigerians to shun negative attitudes towards the country, but project it in positive light. He cautioned that citizens must resist the temptation, no matter how strong, to join those in the habit of continually condemning and speaking evil of the country and its leaders. The governor made the call on Wednesday in Asaba, at the Standing Committee Meeting of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) at St. Peter’s Cathedral Church of the Diocese of Asaba. He said “it is impossible for us…

Trouble in Delta Health Management Board as Cooperative Officials embezzle N2.5b savings of Health workers

By Emmanuel Enebeli ASABA/Nigeria: The era of embezzlement and corruption activities in government circle is likely not to end as even in small groups like multi purpose cooportives stories of officials eating fat,  while the contributors suffer untold hardship before they could withdraw from their savings. An investigation by an online paper,  www.advocateng. com have revealed how some officials of the Delta State Government connived with the fraudulent executive committee of the Delta State Hospital Management Board Multi-Purpose Cooperative Society II (HMBMPCSII) to embezzle over N2.5bn of savings belonging to the…

OPINION: The ‘Planned’ Re-Introduction of National Water Resources Bill

By Jerome-Mario Utomi It is a common knowledge that the Ijaw Youths Council recently issued a release which among other remarks stated that; if the government should reintroduce what they referred to as inimical and controversial water Resources Bill which was formally stepped down  by the 8th Assembly after much public outcry; that Southern Nigeria people will do everything lawful to resist the passage of that inimical Bill which tends to colonise them; adding  that this should not be another petroleum laws that have denied the Niger Delta people from…

Okowa Hails Deltans on Elevation as SANs

ASABA/Nigeria: Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated legal practitioners, Samuel Agweh, Ama Etuwewe and Ayo Asala, on their elevation to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). Okowa described the new SANs as outstanding lawyers whose contributions to the legal profession remained inspiring. He said in a statement on Tuesday in Asaba by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, that he received with joy the news of the appointment of the three illustrious Deltans to the enviable position of SANs. The governor urged the new silks to continue…

Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin Shut down London for Father’s

Temitayo Parkes reports from Tottenham, London LONDON/United Kingdom: Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin shut down Tottenham London to display the amazing wonders of God, teach the gospels of Christ, set the captives free, salvation and more through the power of God after a successful 3-Day massive programmed tagged: Father’s Blessing in London recently. Massive worshipers from across the United Kingdom gathered in Tottenham London to receive from God through His prophet and also to show love and support to their spiritual father, Senior Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin as he arrives Kingdom…

Prof Anigala and 12 Others to Honoured With Wisdom Class Excellence/Leadership Awards

ABRAKA/Nigeria: The  former Deputy Vice Counsellor of Delta State University, Abraka Prof. Austine Anigala is a recipient of 2019 WISDOM CLASS leadership award in recognition for his achievements in academic and outstanding service to humanity. He will be receiving the award with other award recipients — Segun Manuel, Harrison Emu, PST Philip Okokoyo, Posh Greggs Adaeze and eight students on award presentation day, a day set aside for her annual conference with the theme: ‘The Principles of Success in Life’, which is scheduled to be held on 28th September, 2019 at…

Encourage girl-child on science education, Okowa urges parents

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (2nd left), receiving a souvenir from the President, Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN), En gr. Dr Felicia Agubata (2nd right), while the wife of the Deputy Governor, Engr. Dr Ebiere Otuaro (left), and the President, Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), watching during a courtesy call by APWEN on the Governor in Asaba. PIX: BRIPIN ENARUSAI ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has advised parents and guardians to encourage the girl-child to study science-related courses in school. The governor gave the advice…