DTHA Sues for Stop Against Gender Inequality

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly has called for stop to issues of gender inequality in the country, as there is no inequality when it comes to humans before God. This call was made by the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, during a  One Day Sexual and Gender Based Violence Awareness Stakeholders Conference, organized by the Delta State Sexual and Gender Based Violence Team, (DSGBVRT) in conjunction with the 05 Initiatives Foundation, held in the state capital, Asaba on Monday, December 2,…

Okowa Presents 2020 Budget Of #389.1 Billion To Assembly …Budget Will Impact On State Economy, Deltans Positively, Says Speaker

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa (2nd left), accompanied by his Deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro  (right), the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori (left), and the Deputy Speaker, Rt Hon Christopher Ochor (behind the Deputy Governor), shortly after the presentation of the 2020 Appropriation Bill by the Governor in Asaba.  PIX: BRIPIN ENARUSAI ASABA/Nigeria: The State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has proposed the sum of three hundred and eighty nine billion, one hundred and ninety million naira (N389, 190,000) for the year 2020 fiscal year…

Oborevwori Says 2020 Budget Will Impact on State Economy, Deltans Positively

ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has said that the 2020 Budget will impact the State economy and the general wellbeing of Deltans positively. In his remarks on Wednesday, shortly after the presentation of the 2020 budget by the State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, the Speaker said that the budget, christened “Budget of Sustained Development was another milestone in the rapid transformation and development that Deltans have witnessed in the State since the beginning of the Governor Okowa’s led administration. He said; “On…

Oborevwori Hails Governor Okowa For Introduction Of Medium Term Expenditure Framework …..As Workshop On MTEF Opens In Asaba For Lawmakers

ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has commended the State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa for introducing the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) in the  state. In his opening remarks on Thursday in Asaba, at a  two-day workshop on  Medium Term Expenditure Framework and  Budget Process for Members of the Delta State House of Assembly,  the Speaker said;  “I wish to seize this opportunity to express our profound appreciation to His Excellency, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa for his foresight in introducing the MTEF…

Delta Assembly Receives Report Of Auditor General (State ) On Accounts Of State Government For Three Years

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly on  Wednesday,  October  9, 2019,  at plenary received the report of the Auditor General, (State) on the accounts of the state government for the year 2016, 2017 and 2018. The   report was presented by the Chairman, House Committee on Public Accounts, Hon Anthony Elekeokuri. The Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has however referred the report to the public accounts committee for scrutiny and to report back to the house on 10th November 2019. The Speaker who presided over Wednesday’s plenary,  commended the Auditor…

Financial Autonomy For Judiciary, Legislature Vital For Service Delivery – Okowa

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (4th left); Deputy Governor of Delta State, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro (3rd left); Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori  (2nd left); Chief Judge of Delta State, Hon. Justice Marshal Umukoro (5th right); President, Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Stella Ogene (4th right); Bishop of Issele-Uku Diocese, Most Rev. Michael Elue (5th left); Bishop of Asaba Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev. Justus Mogekwu (3rd right) and Others, during the Special Thanksgiving Mass to Mark the Beginning of 2019/2020 Legal Year, at Emmanuel…

Tribunal affirms Delta Speaker, Oborevwori’s Election

ASABA/Nigeria: TheDelta State Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Asaba, on  Monday  affirmed the election of the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon  Sheriff Oborevwori in the March 9, 2019 election for  Okpe State Constituency. Justice S M J Usman who read the tribunal judgment, uphold the election of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  Rt Hon     Sherrif Oborevwori, adding that he is the true winner of the election as declared by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Justice  Usman in his judgement, said that…

Oborevwori Congratulates Okowa on Tribunal Victory

ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has congratulated the state Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on his victory at the election petition tribunal. Reacting to the Tribunal judgement on Friday,  September 20, 2019,  the Speaker in a statement  by his Chief Press Secretary,  Mr Dennis Otu,  said that he was not surprised that judgement was given in favour of the Governor. According to the Speaker,  Governor Okowa won the March 9  2019 Governorship election convincingly, saying that the judgment was an affirmation of…

TRIBUNAL : Delta Speaker Dedicated Victory to God, Constituents …Extends Hand of Fellowship to Opponents

ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori,  on Monday,  September 23, 2019,   dedicated his victory at the election petition tribunal to God and the people of Okpe State Constituency  just as he extended hands of fellowship to his opponents. While thanking God Almighty for the victory,  the Speaker in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu,   restated his confidence in the judiciary as the   beckon of  hope for   the common man. Rt.Hon   Oborevwori reiterated   that…

Dedicate Your Life to Serving God, Okowa Admonishes Christians

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (middle); Sir Monday Onyeme (2nd right); his wife, Lady Catherine (right); Rt. Rev. David Obiosa (left); his wife Mrs. Joy (2nd left) and Others, during the Dedication of Church and Parsonage of St’ John’s Church, Ibabu Delta State. PIX; JIBUNOR SAMUEL. ABOH/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa has called on Christians to dedicate their lives to serving God. He made the call on Saturday September 21, 2019 at the dedication of St. John’s Anglican Church and a Vicarage at Ibabu, Ndokwa West Local Government…