Category Archives: Okowa

Delta To Be Nigeria’s Technology Hub, Says Okowa

GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa has said Delta State will be the technology hub of Nigeria with the full take off of the technical colleges revamped by his administration. Addressing members of National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) led by Engr. Husaini Muhammad who were in  the state on accreditation exercise to the six (6)Technical Colleges, re-constructed […]

Okowa presents N298 bn 2018 budget to Delta Assembly

By Festus Ahon ASABA—GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, presented a budget estimate of N298.078 billion for the 2018 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly for approval. Presenting the budget christened, Budget of Hope and Consolidation, at plenary of the House presided over by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori, Governor Okowa, […]

Okowa hails Ariguzo for emerging 2017 Maltina teacher

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated Delta Teacher, Mr. Felix Udochukwu Ariguzo, who emerged winner of the Maltina Teacher of the Year 2017. Governor Okowa in a statement on Thursday in Asaba by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, lauded the gargantuan contributions of Ariguzo to the educational development of Delta State and Nigeria […]

Delta disburses 835.7m to 593 cooperatives

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta said on Thursday that the State Government had disbursed N835, 700, 000 to 593 cooperative societies in the state. Okowa stated this in Asaba while presenting the 2018 budget proposal to the State House of Assembly. He said that the 593 cooperative societies in the 25 local government areas of […]

Okowa holds town hall meetings in Udu, Okpe

Orders revocation of contract for Udu harbour market DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has ordered that contract for the Construction of Udu Harbour Market be revoked as the contractor had failed to prove its competence. The Governor gave the order on Wednesday  during a Town Hall meeting he had with the people of […]

Okowa to present 2018 appropriation tomorrow

…Paid 3bn to DESOPADEC …To appoint next DESOPADEC Commissioner from Udu …To complete Udu Harbour market By Akpokona Omafuaire, Warri WARRI – THE Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa will present the 2018 appropriation bill before the Delta State House of Assembly tomorrow (today) just as he has promised to appoint next DESOPADEC Commissioner from […]

Allocate stores to genuine Traders Okowa tells LG Councils

DELTA State Governor,  Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has opened an ultra-modern market, charging chairmen of local government councils to allocate stores in markets constructed by his administration to genuine traders. The Governor made the call on Tuesday  during the commissioning of a multi-million Naira ultra-modern modern market at Orerokpe, Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State. […]