Warri Federal Constituency Celebrates Delta Former Governor Uduaghan @66

ABUJA/Nigeria: It is good to give honour to whom it’s due hence the member representing Warri Federal Constituency at the National Assembly, Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi has joined millions of Deltans and the federal constituency to celebrate Delta former Governor Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan on the occasion of his 66th birthday Thursday October 22, 2020. Chief Ereyitomi while congratulating Dr. Uduaghan commended him for his contributions and development strides recorded during his time as the number one citizen of Delta state, noting that Delta and Warri federal constituency can’t forget his…

Okowa Congratulates Uduaghan At 66

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated his predecessor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, as he turned 66. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Thursday in Asaba, Okowa commended the former governor for his sterling contributions to the growth and development of Delta. He described Uduaghan as “an elder statesman and leader of inestimable  value” whose contributions to the growth and development of the state remained memorable. He urged the former governor to continue to avail the state of his experience as the government…

Okowa Mourns Warri Industrialist, Temile

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has condoled with the Temile family and the Warri Kingdom on the passing of renowned industrialist and community leader, Chief E. A. Temile. Temile, who is Esama of Warri, reportedly passed on peacefully on Sunday after a brief illness. He was 84. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Tuesday in Asaba, Okowa also commiserated with the Itsekiri people and recalled that the late Octogenarian was an industrialist of repute, reputed to be one of the highest employers…

Okowa Condoles Makinde Over Mother’s Death

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent condolences to his Oyo State counterpart, Seyi Makinde, on the death of his mother, Mrs Abigail Makinde. Mrs Makinde reportedly died on Thursday, at her Ibadan home at the age of 81. Condoling with Makinde, the government and people of Oyo State in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba on Friday, Okowa told him to take solace in the fact that his mother lived a life of great accomplishments and service to humanity. He paid glowing…

Okowa Salutes Ovie of Agbon at 70

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor of Delta, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated the Ovie of Agbon Kingdom, Ogurime-rime Ukori I, Michael Omeru, as he clocks 70 on today, Tuesday September 29, 2020. He saluted the traditional ruler for his exemplary contributions to the growth and development of Agbon Kingdom and Delta in general. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, on Monday, Okowa described the respected monarch as “a symbol of peace, stability and development” of his people of Agbon Kingdom and Deltans in general. According…

SIMEON EBONKA: Death Has Robbed Us Of Peace-Loving Elderstateman, Says OBOREVWORI

ASABA/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has expressed shock over the death of the first elected Deputy Governor of Delta State, Mr Simeon Ebonka, saying death has robbed the State of a peace-loving elderstateman. In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr   Dennis Otu, the Speaker said that the news of the passing of the former Deputy Governor came to him as a rude shock, noting that the state has lost one of its illustrous sons. Rt Hon Oborevwori who described Mr Simeon Ebonka as a…

Sabo GRA Condoles Senator Uba Sani, Describes Mom’s Death As Painful

KADUNA/Nigeria: Tsaunin Kura Residents Association (Sabo GRA) has described the death of the step mother of Senator Representing Kaduna Central, Distinguished Senator Uba Sani, Hajiya Maryam Lawal Ismail as painful. This was expressed in a statement signed by its Executive PRO, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson, made available to newsmen on Friday. It said that in a condolence letter signed by the President General of the Community, Comrade Dr Silas Adamu, they urged Distinguished Senator Uba Sani to be strong. “On behalf of the members of the Tsaunin Kura GRA Residents…

Okowa Mourns ex-Deputy Governor, Simeon Ebonka

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor of Delta, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent condolences to the family of the first elected Deputy Governor of the state, Mr Simeon Ebonka who passed on at 77. Ebonka, who hails from Owa-Alizomor in Ika North East Local Government Area, passed on in the early hours of Wednesday after a brief illness. He was elected Deputy Governor to late Chief Felix Ibru from 1992 to 1993. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba on Wednesday, Okowa commiserated with the people of…

New Nigerian Newspapers Mourns Emir of Zazzau, Condoles El-Rufai, Emirate

KADUNA/Nigeria: The Management and Staff of New Nigerian Newspapers (NNN) Ltd, have described the sudden demise of the Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Idris as shocking and devastating. This was expressed in a statement signed by its acting Managing Director, Alhaji Yusuf Musa Kontagora, made available to newsmen in Kaduna on Monday September 21, 2020. “We are shocked by the sudden death of the Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Dr. Shehu Idris, which sad event occured on Sunday September 20, 2020 at the age of 84 in Kaduna. “It is indeed…

Okowa mourns Emir of Zazzau

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa has sent his heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Kaduna State on the passing of Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Idris. In a condolence message by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba on Monday, the governor also commiserated with the royal family and the Zazzau Emirate Council on the death of the renowned traditional ruler. Okowa said that for 45 years the late Emir had the rare privilege of leading the people of Zazzau Emirate with utmost diligence and unassuming…