OLYMPICS MEDAL: Okowa Congratulates Brume, Oborududu

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated Delta-born athlete, Ese Brume, for winning Bronze medal in long jump at the ongoing 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Brume, a Commonwealth and three-time African champion in long jump, leapt 6.97 metres with her very first jump to claim bronze behind second-placed Brittany Reece of the United States and gold medalist, Malaika Mihambo of Germany. In a message of felicitation by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor commended Brume for giving hope to Nigerians when it mattered most.…

Delta Mulls Poverty Alleviation Programme For Less-Privileged

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday said his administration was working towards alleviating sufferings of the less-privileged in the state. Okowa made this known after assenting to five Bills passed by the State House of Assembly at Government House, Asaba. The Bills, which were presented to Okowa for assent by the Speaker of the Assembly, Chief Sheriff Oborevwori, who was accompanied by his Deputy, Chief Christopher Ochor and other principal officers, were the Delta State University (Amendment),Bill, 2021and Delta State Printing and Publishing Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2021.…

Okowa Commends Omo-Agege for Reducing Unemployment as He celebrates With Him At 58

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, as he turned 58 on Tuesday. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor said that Omo-Agege, who represents Delta Central Senatorial District, remained an amiable and illustrious son of Delta in whom citizens were delighted about for his political accomplishments. According to him, Omo-Agege has had an outstanding performance in the Senate as one of the Senators with the most number of Bills in…

Okowa Congratulates SNEPCO’s First Female MD, Elohor Aiboni

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated Mrs Elohor Aiboni on her appointment as the first female Managing Director of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCO). Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, described Mrs Aiboni as an illustrious daughter of Delta, who by her industry has brought honour and glory to the state. He said that Delta was proud of her sterling accomplishments, especially as the first female to lead the Shell exploration company in more than six decades…