Okowa Commissions Comprehensive Infrastructural Audit Of Public Schools In Delta

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has commissioned a comprehensive school infrastructural audit and mapping of all public primary and post primary schools in the state. The state Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah, in a statement in Asaba over the weekend said the exercise has become imperative for government to take another and deeper critical overview of its infrastructural inputs. This, he said, is with a view to identifying shortfalls and possible gaps which would redirect its focus to untouched areas of infrastructural needs by…

Former Amnesty Media Aide Clarifies Alleged N1.6bn Canoe Scandal …..Says the Rumour is out There to Mislead People and Misrepresent the Facts

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Following rumours of alleged N1.6bn Canoe contract Scandal rocking Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), the former Amnesty Media Aide, Mr. Wabiye Idoniboyeobu has considered it necessary to clear the air surrounding it to set the record straight. Wabiye in a statement made available to journalists in Port Harcourt, Rivers State stressed that he has been hounded to say something concerning the recent drama surrounding the activities of the Presidential Amnesty Programme. Excerpt of the statement: So I’ve been hounded to say something concerning the recent drama surrounding the activities of…

Sapele Okpe Community Erect Statue to Honour Dafinone

SAPELE/Nigeria: Sapele Okpe Community in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State has unveiled a statue of late Senator David Omueya Dafinone on the anniversary  of his death, describing  him as a gift to the nation, and hoping his legacy will inspire others into becoming better citizens. Unveiling the Statue  in Sapele, Okakuro Barr Thompson  Okpoko (SAN)  said the Senator lived for his people “and coming  to unveil his statue today will remind younger generations of our heroes” adding that the late Chartered Accountant “was a pillar to us,  a gift…

NIGERIA @ 59: Okowa Calls For Sacrifice, Rebuilding.

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (3rd right); Chief Judge of Delta State, Justice Marshall Umukoro (2nd right); former Deputy Governor of Delta State, Chief Banjamin Elue (2nd left); his wife, Mrs. Esther (left)  and the Bishop of Asaba Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev. Justus Mogekwu, during the 2019 Interdenominational Thanksgiving Service to Mark Nigeria 59th Independence Day, at Cathedral Church of St’ Peter, Bishop-court Asaba, Delta State. PIX ; JIBUNOR SAMUEL. ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged Nigerians to embrace selflessness and sacrifice to rebuild Nigeria. He…

Rehabilitation Of Warri-Benin Road: Onuesoke Lauds Okowa’s Leadership Disposition

WAARI/Nigeria: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has commended Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi  Okowa’s leadership disposition  over his action in ameliorating the suffering of the people by urgently  rehabilitating the bad spots of Benin-Sapele-Warri road. Onuesoke who made the statement on the Oghara Ologbo-Benin axis of the road on his way to Benin-City  recalled that before the rehabilitation of  the road, it was a nightmare to travelers who spent over four hours maneuvering through the bad spots or passing through alternative routes. The PDP Chieftain noted that commuters…

NIGERIA @ 59: Fr. Iwediunor Calls For Review Of Allowances Of Political Office Holders

ASABA/Nigeria:  As Nigerians celebrate 59th independence, Rev. Fr. Jude Iwediunor has urged political office holders to review their allowances to reflect the realities of the country. In a sermon delivered on Sunday September 29, 2019 at the Catholic Church of the Ascension, Asaba, Fr. Iwediunor decried situation where political office holders live in affluence whereas, there is high level of poverty in the country. According to him, despite the fact that they earn jumbo salaries, they have several allowances running into millions of naira. Speaking on the topic, “The Sin Of…