Okowa Condoles With Gov. Abiodun Over Father’s Death

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent condolences to Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun on the passing away of his father, Dr Emmanuel Abiodun. The late Pa Abiodun popularly called “Baba Teacher’’ reportedly died on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021 after a brief illness, at 89. In a condolence message to Gov. Abiodun, Iperu-Remo community and the Government and people of Ogun, contained in a statement by Mr Olisa Ifeajika, his Chief Press Secretary, in Asaba, Okowa said that Pa Abiodun’s death was a great loss not only to…

You are Our Great and Indefatigable Leader, a Pathfinder Okowa Tells Ibori At 63

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated former Governor of the State, Chief James Ibori, as he clocks 63. Okowa’s message of felicitation with the former governor was contained in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba. He described Ibori as a great and inspirational leader, who had so far left indelible footprints in his service to the state and humanity. Okowa lauded his former boss whom he served as a two-time commissioner, for laying the foundation on which successive administrations in the…

BIRTHDAY: Ochor Congratulates Chief James Ibori

ASABA/Nigeria: The Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Ochor Christopher Ochor had congratulated the former Governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori as he turn 63 years old, today August 4, 2021. The Deputy Speaker, in a Press Statement by his Press Secretary, Mr. Emmanuel Enebeli, described the former governor as a leader with big heart, motivator and a mobiliser of persons and resources. He pointed out that these qualities were demonstrated throughout his time as a governor, and as a leader within the family of the People Democratic…

Okowa Felicitates Asaba Monarch At 97

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated the Asagba of Asaba, Obi (Prof) Chike Edozien, on his 97th birth anniversary. In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, Okowa remarked that the monarch had since ascending the throne, provided purposeful leadership for his people. He pointed out that it was on record that Asaba witnessed a comprehensive turn-around in infrastructural development, including environmental upgrade during Prof. Edozien’s reign. According to the governor, the Asaba monarch has in the past 30 years on the…

DAKUKUMANIA: Two Political Gladiators Go for Each Other’s Jugular (FEATURE)

By Eze Chukwuemeka Eze Preamble Having been deeply involved in the politics of Rivers State in the past fourteen years, I have had series of interactions with key political actors, gladiators and members of the leadership class and have come to be an acknowledged as a sort of authority on issues pertaining to the politics of Niger Delta region even as I appreciate God for those singular honour and opportunity given me in that regard. I have, in the cause of this rare privilege written hundreds of articles and issued…

Okowa Felicitates Rotimi Akeredolu at 65

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated his Ondo State counterpart, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN), as he turns 65 years on Wednesday. Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba on Tuesday, lauded Akeredolu, who is the Chairman of Southern Governors’ Forum, for putting aside partisanship in picking the gauntlet to provide leadership for the Forum at a very critical time in the history of the nation. He described Akeredolu as urbane, cerebral leader of great value and a committed progressive concerned…

Delta Governor, Okowa Says Unabating Challenges In Nigeria Worrisome

AGBOR/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, on Friday, said Nigeria was still in crisis, and urged citizens to have a recourse to God to help the nation. He stated this at the funeral of late former Speaker of Delta House of Assembly and former Acting Governor of the state, Mr Sam Obi, at Ute-Okpu, Ika North East Local Government Area. The Governor said that the unabating challenges in the country had made it imperative for Nigerians to seek God wholly for solution. He expressed deep sadness at the death of…

Okowa congratulates Udom Emmanuel at 55

ASABA/Nigeria: Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, on Sunday, congratulated his Akwa Ibom counterpart, Mr Udom Emmanuel, on his 55th birth anniversary. Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, commended the governor for his audacious industrialisation mission in Akwa Ibom, saying he was an accomplished professional and indefatigable administrator. He also extolled Emmanuel for his patriotic and unrelenting service to his state and the nation, and prayed to God to continue to grant him good health and wisdom to sustain his good works for…

Delta PDP Felicitates Governor Okowa At 62

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has joined Deltans and well-wishers at home and abroad to Congratulate Senator, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, the Governor of Delta State. A Congratulatory Statement by the Delta PDP State Publicity Secretary, Dr. Ifeanyi M. Osuoza reads: “The Delta PDP family join Deltans and all men and women of goodwill at home and abroad, to wish our Leader, His Excellency, Senator, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, Executive Governor of Delta State, Happy, Glorious 62nd Birthday, today, July 8, 2021. “Your Excellency, the Delta State PDP…

Elumelu Congratulates Okowa at 62

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has congratulated the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa on his 62nd birthday anniversary. In his goodwill message on Thursday July 8, 2021, Elumelu described Senator Okowa as a blessing to Delta state and Nigeria as a whole, noting that he has devoted a greater part of his life for the betterment of the Country and humanity in general. “I heartily celebrate and felicitate with our dear leader, the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi…