Delta Community Commends Sen Okowa for Completion of Phase 1 Road

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: Umuebu community in Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State has appealed to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa led administration to link the community as the phase one of the roads had elapsed barely one year now. A cross section of respondents who spoke on the condition of anonymity  said that  Senator  Ifeanyi Okowa   had prior to his re-election,  promised to commence the phase two of the road which would network the community,  decried the delay in resuming work on the road. While commending the Governor for the completion of the phase I…

OPINION-UNHRC: Housing Challenge in Nigeria and Leilani Farha Observations

By Jerome-Mario Utomi Each passing day brings yet more evidence that we are facing a national challenge. And glaringly, our incapacity as a nation to develop necessary strategies and tactics to tackle some of these political and socioeconomic challenges have qualified the nation’s situation as a ‘social dynamite’. This should be a surprise to all Nigerians of goodwill because a strategy is ‘simply no more than a plan of action for maximizing one’s strength against the forces at work’. Yet, such a simple but vital instrument for development and nation-building is…

Produce Opeans Nigeria Limited IADC Accreditation for BOSIET, HUET, and SAS – Lym Consults Boss, Larry Otu tells Ben Nwoye

WARRI/Nigeria: The Managing Director of Lym Consults Nigeria Limited, Mr. Larry Otu has challenged the Executive  Director of Opeans Nigeria Limited, Ben Obi Nwoye whose Company Opeans Nigeria Limited premises was recently sealed up by the  EFCC to display his IADC Accreditation for all to see, insisting that Opeans Nigeria Limited is Not IADC Approved. The management of Opeans Nigeria Limited Dr. Ben Nwoye operators of Opeans Safety Training Centre at Opete near Warri in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State has debunked the alleged sealing of its Warri training…

DTHA Passes N395billion Delta 2020 Appropriation Budget

The Delta State House of Assembly has passed the 2020 State Appropriation Budget of N395, 475, 393, 668 billion into Law as against the initial N389 Billion presented to the House by The State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. The passage of the Appropriation Bill 2020 followed the due process of the House, first through a motion moved by the Majority Leader, Hon. Tim Kome Owhefere seconded by Hon. Austin Chikezie from Aniocha South, that the House do now dissolved itself into the House Committee on Supply for the consideration of the report…

DTHA Commends NGO Advocay on Proper Water Usage and Hygiene

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly had commanded a Non-Governmental Organisation, Connected Development, CODE, which is working with United State Agency for International Development, USAID, to carryout education on proper water usage and hygiene in some parts of the Nigeria. Given the commendation on Wednesday 4 December, 2019, the Deputy Speaker of the Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, said that the place of water and hygiene in the life of Nigerians, especially in Delta cannot be overemphasized, as the state is known for its water abundance. The Deputy…

Young African Entrepreneurs Hunger for Continents Business Policy Development

SHARM EL-SHEIKH/Egypt: Young African entrepreneurs urged to make their voices heard in business policy-making across the continent and called on governments to implement friendlier tax policies, improve access to finance and boost support for youth-led businesses to create jobs. Speaking at the 2019 African Economic Conference in the Egyptian resort of Sharm El-Sheikh on Tuesday, the young business leaders said their role as engines of growth needed to be taken more seriously. “Youths running businesses are not taken seriously,” Terence Mathe, Co-Founder of Southern Incineration Services (SISCO) in Zimbabwe. “Such…

NGO Assembles the Media and Others to Brainstorm on How far on the War Against HIV/Aides

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: To reecho the effect on the Humane Immune Virus/Acquired Immune Defiance Syndrome, Aids, scourge in the country, had again brought to limelight during the celebration of the 2019 World Aids Day, with the Theme: Communities Make the Difference”, a Non Government Organisation, Centre for Education Development and Skill Acquisition Initiative (CEDESA), had called on Nigerians to see the fight against the scourge as a war that must be sustained, and won. Speaking at the event for this years celebration in Obiaruku, Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta state, the…

African Youth Day 2019: Creativity Amongst Youths, Veritable Tools To Gainful Employment- Nmah

By Victor Bieni ASABA/Nigeria: The Chairman, Delta State Investment Development Agency (DIDA) and Executive Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Investment matters, Mr Paul Nmah has enjoined Youths in the State to embrace creativity and self-discovery for proper development of Skills and entrepreneurial spirit capable of making them employable in the society. Mr Paul Nmah made this assertion during the 2019 African Youth Day Celebration in Asaba, Delta State capital Organized by the Delta State Ministry of Youth Development as held at the Conference Hall of Hotel Benizia. Delta DIDA Boss stated…

Delta Govt Frowns At Collection Of Illegal Levies In Public Schools … Lists Approved Levies

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Government has frowned at the continued reported cases of collection of illegal levies in public primary and post primary schools in the state. Making the stance of government known in Asaba on Wednesday, December 4, the state Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah, disclosed that the state government has zero tolerance for illegal levies stressing that any Principal or School Head caught in the act will be made to face the full wrath of the law. He advised parents not to be encouraging…

The President, the First Lady, 30 Years After And A Family To Match – Princewill …Gives Reason We All Need To Celebrate Our First Couple

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Prince Tonye Princewill, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress APC in Rivers State and spokesperson for the Concerned Nigerians Initiative has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife – H. E Aisha Buhari for their praiseworthy union having lived together in love for thirty good years. Princewill in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja announced that “in a few short weeks I will be celebrating my own wedding anniversary, so permit me to speak with some authority albeit measured, on why we all need to…