OPINION: Waiting For “The Godfather” As the Next Home Movie in Edo

Comrade Adams Oshiomhole By Isaac Asabor Since movie makers draw inspiration for their stories from events that happen around them, then one would not be surprised to find in future a home movie that is titled, “The Godfather” on the shelves of video shops on Pounds Road in Aba in Abia State, Iweka Road in Onitsha in Anambra State and Ebinpejo Lane in Idumota in Lagos State and in every commercial in the nooks and crannies of Benin-City and adjoining rural communities. Given the fact that the title of the…

COVID-19: Neconde Energy Eonates Medical Equipment to Delta

Secretary to Delta State Government, Chiedu Ebie Esq. (2nd left); Chairman, Hospital Management Board, Dr. Austine Obidi (left); Chief Operating Officer NECONDE ENERGY LIMITED, Mr. Boma Brown (right); General Manager (Neconde Energy Limited), Mr. Chris Ucheobi (2nd right) and others, during the company’s donation of Medical Equipment to Delta State. ASABA/Nigeria: As part of its corporate social responsibility, Neconde Energy Limited, on Friday, delivered some test kits and medical equipment to Delta State Government to support its effort at curtailing the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic. The donated items included 600 COVID-19 test…

Okowa Marks 5 Years in Office, Says God Will Revive Economy

Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on today, May 29, 2020, expressed optimism that as the world continued to battle the coronavirus pandemic, God would take away the challenge and revive the state and nation’s economies. He stated this at an interdenominational Thanksgiving service to mark the first anniversary of his second term in office at the Government House Chapel, Asaba. The governor said that COVID-19 had posed a major challenge to economies of the world and called on Christians to pray fervently to God…

Five Years Anniversary: Governor Okowa Has Brought Peace, Good Governance to Delta – Ereyitomi

ABUJA/Nigeria: Warri Federal House of Representatives Member at the National Assembly, Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi JP has congratulated the Governor of Delta  State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa on the occasion of his administration’s five years saddle as the head of government of the state, saying it has brought peace, good governance and development to Delta. The Warri National Assembly member made the remarks in Warri during the observance of the 5th anniversary of the SMART agenda governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa  whose transformation agenda in the areas of infrastructure, peace, human capital…

OPINION: The Acts of The Godfather In Edo Politics

By Isaac Asabor If an author decides to write a political compendium titled “The Acts of The Godfather In Edo Politics”, to mark the commemoration of Democracy Day, it would definitely be a book that would chronologically document the lives and activities of some of our contemporary Godfathers in Edo Politics from May 29, 1999 when Nigerians seemingly embraced an ideal democracy. In writing the book, the author would discover that more than half of the book would dwell on issues that border on corruption, insincerity, treachery, avarice, gangsterism, McCarthyism,…

Opone Rates Okowa’s Administration High in Human Capital Development

High Chief Johnson Opone LAGOS/Nigeria: A renowned chattered accountant, and the President General of the apex body of the Ndokwa Nation, Ndokwa Neku Union, NNU, High Chief Johnson Opone, had rated the administration of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa high, especially in human capital development. Chief Opone who was commenting on the administration of Okowa in the past five years, in an interview with Ndokwa Reporters, as he marks his one year anniversary of his second tenure today, May 29, 2020, said that the focus of the government in the area of…

5th Years Anniversary: Okowa has opened the Local Economy, Says Juan Governor

Hon Juan Governor By Ochonogor Enebeli ABOH/Nigeria: The Delta state Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa had been commended for opening up the local economy, through road construction and security of lives and properties in the state. Speaking to Ndokwa Reporters on the 5th Anniversary of the Okowa’s government the Chairman of Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Hon Juan Governor, said that with periods in review, the governor had taken the general development of the state as a very crucial priority, and this had transformed the state to an enviable one amongst…

Philip Ugbomah Extols Okowa’s Road, Entrepreneurial Development Policies in 5 years

Engr. Philip Ugbomah Chukwumah By Ochonogor Enebeli ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa had been commended for transforming the economy of the state to be productive in the past 5 years of his administration. Making the commendation in his congratulatory message to the governor on the anniversary of the first year of his second tenure, Engr. Philip Ugbomah Chukwumah, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP chieftain, and an aspirant for the House of Assembly in the 2019 election, said that the policies of the governor in the last 5…

5th Anniversary: Okowa Has Added Great Value to the General Development of Delta Says Elumelu

Hon. Ndudi Elumelu By Martina Enebeli ABUJA/Nigeria: As Deltans celebrate the fifth year’s anniversary of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa administration, he had been commended for adding great value to the general development of the state. The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, in his message to the governor marking the anniversary, eulogized saying that he has demonstrated sensitivity and proactive leadership in the administration within the period. Hon. Elumelu noted that Senator Okowa has added great value to the general development and outlook of the entire state,…

5th Year Anniversary: You Have Changed the Dynamics of Governance in the State, Ochor Tells Okowa

Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor ASABA/Nigeria: The administration of Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa have been credited with positive change in the dynamics of governance in the state, which have witnessed massive interlinked roads, and independence of the other arms of government. In a congratulatory message to the governor on his 5th year anniversary and Ist year in his second tenure, the Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, said that outside the physical infrastructures, his drive…