Okowa Celebrates Atiku at 73

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, GCON, as he clocks 73 on Monday Nov. 25. He described the former PDP Presidential candidate as a man of strong convictions, saying that his drive and tenacity to lead the country would one day come to fruition. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika, on Sunday in Asaba, the governor described Abubakar, the Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections as “a man strong convictions”. He urged…

Railway Wagon Plant: Amaechi a Visionary Leader and Hope of our Dreamy Nigeria – Eze …. Hails VP Osibanjo for Prophesying About the Great Future Ahead Of Amaechi

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as heartwarming,  the successful ground breaking ceremony of the Railway Wagon Assembly Plant in Ogun State by Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo with  the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi which is expected to generate about 5,000 jobs with the  production and supply of rolling stock for the Abuja-Kaduna, Warri-Itakpe and Lagos-Ibadan rail lines. Describing the project as historic and…

DTSG Trains Staff of State Broadcasting Service on Computer Literacy

WARRI/Nigeria: The Delta State Government has reemphasized its commitment to the training and retraining of staff of the state civil service for optimum performance and service delivery to the people of the state. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Information, Mr Paul Osahon, stated this during the graduation ceremony of the first batch of computer trainees of the Delta Broadcasting Service, Warri. The training which is in partnership with the managements of Rolof Computer Academy was aimed at training staff of DBS Warri, operator of Delta Rainbow Television and Radio Delta, in…

Prospect of a New Nigeria is certain – Dr. Suleiman …Says All Hands Must Be On Deck

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Director of Research and Production of Ambassadors of Peace and Social Welfare Initiative, Dr. Ahmad Jibrin Suleiman has commended President Mohammadu Buhari for his strides in the reshaping of a new Nigeria. In a statement circulated to both local and internal media platforms, Dr. Suleiman noted that last month Nigeria clogged the 59th year of self-rule, adding “years before now some of us have led the desperate call for change, and later, the movement for a new Nigeria.” According to him, “the year 2015 would no doubt go…

Invest in Delta, Okowa Urges Wealthy Citizens

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (4th right); Chief Judge of Delta State, Hon. Justice Marshal Umukoro (2nd right); Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu (right); Commissioner of Police ,Delta State, Mr. Adeyinka Adeleke (left) ,the Founder of FJC/Margaret Lawrence University, Mr. Paul Odili (3rd right) and Others, during the Commissioning of SARS Office and Vehicles  by the Governor, at Galilee, Ute-Ogbeje/Owerre-Olubor Road, Ika North East Local Government Area, Delta State.  AGBOR/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has urged wealthy citizens of the state to invest in it as the state is safe…

Okowa Calls for Collective Fight against Insecurity

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (left), welcoming the Prelate of the Eternal Sacred Order of Cherubim and Seraphim, Baba Aladura Dr. David Bob-Manuel to his office, when the latter paid him a courtesy visit in Asaba. ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Friday said that unless was collectively and roundly tackled, good investments may continue to elude Nigeria. He also said that with security challenges still persisting, unemployment would not be properly controlled. The governor stated this while receiving the Prelate of Eternal Sacred Order of Cherubim…

Gbagi Foundation Institutes N6m Scholarship for 500 Nigerian Students

UGHELLI/Nigeria: The Gbagi Foundation, a nongovernmental organization, has set up a N6, 000,000 Scholarship Endowment Fund for 500 Nigerian students at Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Delta State. Justice (Mrs) Sybil Gbagi, wife of former Minister for Education (State), Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, who is chair, Board of Trustees of Gbagi Foundation, presented a N6 million bank draft  for the take-off of the scheme at the first convocation ceremony of the institution, Saturday to the  Vice Chancellor, Prof Timothy Olagbemiro at Kiagbodo. She explained: “For the first tranche, the Board has resolved…

NJ Ayuk: Stop Giving Us Aid, It’s Killing Us!

JOHANNESBURG/South Africa:  Looking at Africa and only pushing for aid is not in the interest of the everyday Africans. It is about the egos of the elites and latte intellectuals who believe they have the solutions to why the continent is still poor. As Africa’s population and economies surge, greater opportunities for development are presented, societies change, and the aspirations of everyday Africans are increasingly requiring urgent attention. On the other hand, Germany’s energy transition anticipates a vastly more efficient and interconnected energy system in the future, one that I…