Covid-19: Delta Speaker Condoles Disease Family, Ask Nigerians Keep Hope Alive @ Easter

Speaker of the DTHA, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori ASABA/Nigeria: As Nigerian join the rest of the world to celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has urged Nigerians to continue to pray for the country and keep hope alive amid a world terrified by the COVID-19 pandemic. In his Easter Message, signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker stated that the whole world was celebrating Easter in an unusual way this year, imploring all and sundry to pray for healing…

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…

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,…

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…

Oborevwori Congratulates Okowa On Emergence As Chairman Of South South Governors’ Forum

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 emergence as Chairman of South South Governors’ Forum. The Speaker said that he was not surprised on the emergence of the Governor as the Chairman of South South Governors’ Forum, describing it as a welcome development. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, Rt Hon Oborevwori said that;  ” I was so elated when I heard the news of our dynamic…

As A Praying State, We’ve Always Anchored Our Hope on God — Gov. Okowa

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has said the State is a praying State and will continue to partner with the church in the areas of praying for our leaders and against insecurity in the country. Governor Okowa stated this on Saturday during a Special Annointing Service by Bishop (Dr.) Chris Kwakpovwe, publisher, Our Daily Manna in Asaba. Represented by the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, the governor said: “As a State we believe in the efficacy of prayer. Delta State is a…

Delta Passes Judiciary Financial Autonomy Bill Into Law

Members of Delta State House of Assembly ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly today has passed the Delta State Judiciary Funds Management (Financial Autonomy) Bill, into law. The Speaker, Rt Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori who presided over plenary described the passage as a milestone for democracy in Delta State. According to him, the bill will strengthen the financial autonomy granted to the judicial arm of government. “At the Committee of the Whole, Members painstakingly went through the Delta State Judiciary Funds Management (Financial Autonomy) Bill. Contributions and amendments were made by Members which aided us…

Delta Assembly to Collaborate With State Police Command to Tackle Security Challenges

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly is to collaborate with the State Command of the Nigeria Police Force in ensuring effective crime fighting and prevention at the grassroots. The Speaker of the State Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori made the promise when the newly posted State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Mohammed Inuwa Hafiz paid him and other members of the House   a courtesy visit in his office on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. The Speaker commended the new Commissioner of Police for being proactive in crime fighting and prevention in the nooks and cranny of the…

Delta to Construct Film Village, Leisure Park

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly has request by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for the construction of a film village and leisure park in Ugbolu, Oshimili North local government area of the state. The construction of the film village and leisure park in Ugbolu, Oshimili North is to be executed at the cost of Five Billion Naira. The Governor’s letter was read on the floor of the House, by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori at plenary. According to the Governor, the project would not only boost the revenue base of the state, but would also…

Oborevwori Congratulates Governor Okowa on Victory At Supreme Court, Abuja

ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, congratulated Governor Okowa on his victory at the Supreme Court, Abuja. According to the Speaker, the victory of the Governor at the Supreme Court was well deserved and expressed gratitude to God for making the Governor coming out victorious. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker said that he was very sure that the Governor was going to pull through at the Supreme Court where he was dragged to by…