NDDC N40b Probe: No Kobo Is Missing, Misapplied by the IMC, Says Ojougboh ….Alleges that Chairmen, NASS Committees on Niger Delta have bastardized the Budget

Dr. Cairo Ojougboh PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: The Acting Executive Director, Projects, Interim Management Committee, IMC of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Dr. Cairo Ojougboh has said that no single Kobo has been misapplied by the Committee since it came on board. Speaking in Abuja Thursday when he appeared before the Senator Olubunmi Adetunmbi (APC, Ekiti North) led Ad-hoc Committee probing into alleged financial recklessness to the tune of N40 billion by the IMC, Ojougboh said that since the interim management came on board, it has not awarded any contract, except…

Covid-19: Again Ndudi Elumelu, Family, Staff tests Negative to Coronavirus

Hon Ndudi Elumelu ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon Ndudi Elumelu and members of his family have again tested negative for the novel Coronavirus. This is the second time the Federal Lawmaker who represents Aniocha/ Oshimili Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives will be testing negative with members of his family to the deadly virus ravaging the entire world. Hon. Elumelu in a Statement on Wednesday also confirmed that 11 other members of his domestic staff were among those who tested negative for Covid-19 on Friday 3rd…

You Have Been an Exemplary Leader With Exceptional Wisdom, Elumelu Tells Okowa@61

Gov. Okowa and Hon. Elumelu ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has congratulated the Governor of Delta State, Senator, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, on the occasion of his 62nd birthday anniversary. In a statement on Wednesday 8th July, 2020, Hon. Elumelu described Okowa as an astute Leader who has continued to demonstrate exceptional wisdom and exemplary maturity in the handling of affairs and issues, not only in Delta State, but also in Nigeria as whole. Elumelu commended Governor Okowa for his commitment in the development…

Ochor Celebrates Okowa @ 61 Birthday

Gov. Okowa and Rt. Hon Ochor ASABA/Nigeria:  The Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor has felicitated with the state Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa as he marks his birthday today, Wednesday, July 8, 2020. In a Press Statement, signed by his Press Secretary, Mr. Emmanuel Enebeli, the Deputy Speaker extolled the governor on how he had for the past five years governed the state, especially in the management of the resources that had accrued to the state and efforts to develop the…

Delta Assembly Members Assure Okowa of Their Prayers in This Trying Moment

ASABA/Nigeria: The Leadership and all Honourable Members of the Delta State House of Assembly have assured the State Governor, His Excellency, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa and his family of their prayers at this trying moment. Governor Okowa and wife,  Dame Edith Okowa  were on Wednesday reported to have tested positive to the Coronavirus and they  had been on isolation when the report of their daughter testing positive came out. The Leadership and all the Honourable Members of the House in expressing their concerns through the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori said…

Delta State House of Reps Caucus Expresses Love, Concern for Okowa, Family as they test Positive to Covid-19

Governor Okowa, Wife and Hon Elumelu ABUJA/Nigeria: Members of the Delta State caucus of the House of Representatives have expressed their show of love and concern for the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, his Wife and daughter as they tested positive for the novel coronavirus. In a get well quick message signed by the Minority Leader of the House of Reps, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, Chairman of Delta House of Representatives caucus Rt. Hon. Victor Nwaokolo, Rt Hon Nicholas Mutu, Rt Hon Leonard Ogor, Hon. Nicholas Ossai, Hon Julius Pondi, Hon…

Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Celebrates Nwaoboshi at 63

Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwor and Senator Peter Nwaoboshi ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has felicitated with the Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi as he turns 63 on Monday, June 29, 2020. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker described Senator Nwaoboshi as a good representative of his people. According to the Speaker, Senator Nwaoboshi has contributed immensely to the growth of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) adding that he has remained committed and…

Oborevwori Congratulates Dein of Agbor on His Birthday

Dein of Agbor Kingdom, Benjamin Ikenchukwu Keagborekuzi I ASABA/Nigeria: Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has congratulated the Dein of Agbor Kingdom, Benjamin Ikenchukwu Keagborekuzi I, on his birth anniversary, Monday, June 29, 2020. In a Statement he personally signed, the Speaker hailed the Royal Father on his new age, saying he has lived up and surpassed the expectations of his subjects. According to the Speaker, the reign of the monarch over the years has brought tremendous development and peace to Agbor Kingdom, and wished him a happy birthday and peaceful reign on the thrown. ”…

Ndudi Elumelu Congratulates Obaseki on Edo PDP Guber Ticket

Obaseki and Elumelu ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki on his emergence as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming Edo state governorship election. The minority leader, in a statement on Friday, also commended other governorship aspirants as well as the leaders and members of the PDP for “exhibiting high level of maturity, transparency, understanding, sacrifice and adherence to rules to make Governor Obaseki’s emergence smooth and rancor free”. The lawmaker also commended the…

Okowa Greets Speaker Gbajabiamila at 58

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday congratulated Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, as he clocks 58. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, Okowa noted that Gbajabiamila had made remarkable contributions to the development of Nigeria and the Legislature in particular, in his 17 years in the nation’s parliament. Gbajabiamila, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), represents Surulere 1 Constituency of Lagos State, was first elected into the House of Representatives in 2003. He was…