OTOLOKPO GETS TWO ROADS APPROVED BY GOV OKOWA

The Delta State Government has approved the construction of two road projects in Otolokpo, an agrarian community in Ika Northeast local government. The State Commissioner for Information, Mr Patrick Ukah who disclosed this on Tuesday after the State Executive Council meeting presided over by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, listed the roads to include Idumu Okete, extending to Idumu Ogbeohu and Acharra road through Idumu Achara. Responding, the Executive Assistant on Orientation to the governor, Barr Azuka Eugene Uzum who hail from the community thanked the governor for his leadership. He reaffirmed…

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I Never Believed In Okowa’s Administration Until I Met One Of His Aides……. Chukwuka Ejime, A Beneficiary Of Hon. Sunny Ogwu Kind Gesture Opens Up

“As a young boy, my parents desired to give me the best in life. They worked hard. In fact, in order that they might give me the best, they created a vacuum by exposing me to the care of strangers. Not too long into the journey of my life, I had started smoking and was exposed to so many bad things at the early stage of my innocent life. Though, my parents never knew anything. All these vices affected my life adversely. I stopped been a promising child. I became…

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Former DTHA Members Petition Okowa Over Unpaid Allowances and severances Allowances

Three former members of the Delta State House of Assembly in the last administration have petitioned Governor Ifeanyi Okowa over their unpaid allowances and severances. In a letter made available to this medium, which was signed by A. O. Ikolo on behalf of Austine O. Ikolo & Co., Hon. Chief Barr. Obukohwo Joseph Oshevire, Hon. Chief Julius Okpoko and Hon. Jenkins Duvie Giane who represented Ethiope East, Okpe and Ughelli North 2 constituencies respectively from 2011-2015 stated that “their salaries and allowances borne by the Delta State Government were fully…

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Delta Gov. Okowa Proceeds On Medical Leave Abroad

Shortly after sending a letter to the House of Assembly requesting for a 15-day leave, Gov. Okowa has left Nigeria on a medical visit to the United States. A government house source who craved anonymity disclosed that the governor is already in the U.S on a short medical leave. Though disguising under annual vacation, the source further hinted that the Governor formally notified the Speaker, and the members in line with the Constitution. Barrister Otuaro will act as Governor while he is away. “Gov. Okowa has been having abdominal pain…

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RE: A SENATOR AND HIS INORDINATE AMBITION

Sometime late last year, we showed Deltans an abandoned street in Ika that was awarded to a construction firm belonging to a senator, who is said to be eyeing the number one seat at the Unity house, Asaba. As usual, his political surrogates rose up in his defence. Delta Decides were called all sorts of names but we were not deterred nor bothered by their rantings because we know what we were saying. Sadly enough, while these booklickers were ranting, a close associate to the senator was appealing to us…

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DELTA 2015: My Honest Opinion – Elder Dr. Chukwuma Nwaonicha

Dr Ifeanyi Okowa A one time governorship aspirant in Delta State, Elder Dr. Chukwuma Nwaonicha has during the week during a chat with Ika Weekly at Agbor spoke about the Delta State governship race in 2015. The elder statesman did not betray any emotion as he specifically chose Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa as the best man for the job. In his words, “in my honest opinion, Delta State governorship race in 2015 will be based on proven personality and integrity and not on the fact that Delta State is predominantly…

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