Oborevwori Donates Hand Sanitizers, Other Items to Constituents

OSUBI/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has donated   hand sanitizers and other items to his Constituents in  Okpe State Constituency. Making the delivery  of the items    at the Orerokpe   General Hospital, on Monday, March 30, 2020  for onwards distribution to   hospitals and Primary Health Centres across Okpe  Local Government Area, the Speaker expressed the hope that they would go a long way in protecting  his Constituents against the  global Coronavirus   pandemic. Describing the Virus as deadly, Rt Hon Oborevwori said that the items…

Lockdown: Obey Government Order Don’t Panic, Warri Reps Member, Ereyitomi Advises Residents

Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi, JP WARRI/Nigeria: The member representing Warri Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi, JP has advised his constituents of Warri South, Warri North and Warri South-West local government areas that make up the federal constituency to obey government order and not panic as the stay at home and lockdown order begins in Delta State. Hon. Chief Ereyitomi quipped that the stay  at home directives from Federal and Delta State government is to source for measures to mitigate the spread of the…

Delta Assembly Places High Premium On Its Workforce-Speaker

ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has said that the House places high premium on its workforce. Speaking at a sendoff party ceremony of retired staff of the Assembly on Monday, March 9, 2020, the Speaker disclosed that in order to sustain a knowledge based bureaucracy in the Legislature, the Leadership of the Assembly has prioritized capacity building of the staff. According to him; “We will continue to encourage training and retraining of staff of the Assembly. Our ultimate goal is to bequeath on the Assembly,…

HoReps: Elumelu Seeks For Establishment Of Federal University Of Technology In Asaba, As Bill Passes Second Reading, Referred To Committee

Minority Leader of the House, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu ABUJA/Nigeria: The House of Representatives on Wednesday , 4th March, passed to second reading a bill seeking for the establishment of a Federal University of Technology in Asaba, Delta State. The Bill sponsored by the Minority Leader of the House, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, is to provide quality technical education amongst others, for teeming youths of the region and Nigeria in general. The bill is titled, ” A bill for an Act to Provide for Establishment of Federal University of Technology, Asaba, Delta…

Osinbajo, Lawan, Okowa Preach Progressive Nigeria

From Right: Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of River State, Nyesom Wike, Govwernor of Kaduna, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, and the Governor of Jigawa State, Mohammed Badaru Abubaka, during a thanksgiving Service by the Deputy President of Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege at Effurun, Uvwie LGA. Sunday 23/2/20 .PIX: BRIPIN ENARUSAI WARRI/Nigeria: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan and Governor of Delta, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Sunday, called for concerted efforts by Nigeria to make the country more progressive. They spoke at the Mother of…

Okowa Celebrates Elumelu at 55

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Sunday felicitated with Minority Leader of House of Representatives, Chief Ndudi Elumelu, as he clocked 55 years. In a statement in Asaba by Mr Olisa Ifeajika, his Chief Press Secretary, the governor described the lawmaker as a “courageous leader with sterling accomplishments.” He said that the contributions of Elumelu in the legislature, especially in the power sector probe of some years ago, had remained remarkable. Okowa said “as a lawmaker, you have remained outstanding, and as a politician, you are a leading…

Indigenes of Uwheru Narrates Their Ordeal, as Waive Visits …Calls for Unbiased Investigation

Rev Francis Ejiroghene Waive during the visits UGHELLI/Nigeria: House of Representative Member representing Ughelli North, South and Udu Federal constituency, Rev Francis Ejiroghene Waive has called for a proper and unbiased investigations into what led to the unabated killing and maiming of Agadama, Port -Avworon people of Uwheru community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. Waive, who visited Agadama community to commiserate with the people on Friday and get on the spot assessment said, “I have come to specifically sympathize with families of my people that were…

Delta Speaker, Oborevwori Appoints Political Adviser

WARRI/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has appointed Hon (Sir) Matthias O. C. Eto as his   Political Adviser. Chief  Press Secretary to the Speaker, Mr Dennis Otu said in a statement that the  Political Adviser  who    hails from  Oleh,  Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta, served between  2005 and  2007 as  first Member of the Federal College of Education  ( Technical ), Potiskum,  Yobe State. Hon Eto, a Consummate Politician  also served between 2012 and 2018 as  Federal Commissioner of the Public…

Delta State HIV/AIDS Anti-Discrimination and Protection Bill, 2020 Passes First Reading

The Delta State Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor Presiding at Plenary at the Floor of Delta State House of Assembly, Tuesday,  February 18, 2020 ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State HIV/AIDS Anti-discrimination and Protection Bill, 2020 has passed its first reading at the floor of the Delta State House of Assembly, during plenary on Tuesday, 18 February 2020, presided over by the Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor. The Bill which was sponsored by Hon Augustine Uroye of Warri South 1, State Constituency and other members of the House is to seek access…

Ochor Hails Emergence of Okowa as Chairman South South Governors Forum

Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor ASABA/Nigeria: The emergence of the Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as the Chairman of the South South Governors Forum had been greeted with joy by the Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, as a welcome development. The Deputy Speaker in a statement, signed by his Press Secretary, Emmanuel Enebeli, stated that the emergence of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa to chair the forum will help to bring unity among the governors of the region, which will further attract…