Tag archive for ‘DESOPADEC’
By admin On Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Okowa Sends Names Of Members Of DESOPADEC, Warri Dev Agency To Delta Assembly

LAGOS JULY 18TH (NEWSRANGERS)- The State Governor,Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has reconstituted the Governing Board of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission DESOPADEC. The names of the nominees were More...

By admin On Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Ijaw Community Demands For Appointment Of indigene As DESOPADEC Chairman

LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Ogulagha Kingdom in Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State has appealed to Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa to appoint one of their indigene as Chairman More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Activist Bemoans Rots In DESOPADEC, Calls For Its Restructure

LAGOS MAY 1TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A frontline Niger Delta activist, human right crusader and community leader, Comrade Mulade Sheriff has bemoaned the sorry state of Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Okowa Names Takeme, Fregene As Commissioners, Pirah, Talib, Odebala For DESOPADEC

Okowa LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi has nominated Mr Julius Takeme and Mr Freeman Orits Fregene for appointment as Commissioners and members of the State Executive Council. The More...

By admin On Friday, August 24th, 2018

‘Deve’: Okowa Signs Bill Prohibiting Extortion On Land

Senator Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday [24-08-18] assented to a bill to outlaw illegal and forceful entry into development sites in the state More...

By admin On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Taiga Visits Okowa, Decries Short-Changing Of Urhobos In DESOPADEC (PHOTOS)

Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State; welcoming Olorogun (Dr.) Moses Oghenerume Taiga, JP, President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Worldwide to Government House, Asaba when the National More...

By admin On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Protesting Workers Finally Shut Down DESOPADEC, Management Meetings Relocated To Lagos (PHOTO)

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The unabated protest organized by junior staff of Delta State Oil Producing Area Commission (DESOPADEC) has finally led to the temporary suspension of activities in the Agency. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Police Fires Colleague In Attempt To Disperse Protesting DESOPADEC Staff

Protesting DESOPADEC workers besieged headquarters of the Commission at Warri…. LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An overzealous mobile police officer on Tuesday mistakenly shot his colleague on the leg in More...

By admin On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Protesting Isoko Youths Block Ughelli/Asaba Expressway, Demand Removal Of DESOPADEC Commissioner

LAGOS DECEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of travelers were on Monday, December 11 stranded as aggrieved Isoko youths at about 7am blocked the ever-busy Ughelli/Asaba Expressway with a call for the immediate More...

By admin On Monday, August 28th, 2017

DESOPADEC Abandons Six Classrooms Blocks In Oginibo Secondary School

The sign board of the DESOPADEC cobtactor looking rusty and over grown with weed at the site of the abadoned six block xlassroom project LAGOS AUGUST 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development More...

By admin On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Pat Utomi: My Concept Is To Create Three Brown New Industrial Cities In Delta State

Professor Pat Utomi in group icture with members of Urhobo Social Club, Lagos LAGOS AUGUST 9TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Renowned economist and scholar, Professor Patrick Okedinachi Utomi, largely known simply as Pat Utomi More...

By admin On Sunday, July 9th, 2017

DESOPADEC Is Dead In Udu Community- Sam Odibo

Chief Sam Odibo By Justice Iyasere LAGOS JULY (9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Otota of Udu Kingdom, Chief Sam Odibo has declared that as far as Udu LGA was concerned, the Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

How Okowa Cripples DESOPADEC

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa By Our Reporter LAGOS MAY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite the enabling law establishing the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission [DESOPADEC] to receive and administer More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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DESOPADEC Director, Ochor Hails James Ibori, Amori, Others

Ibori and Amori LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, had been described as a man of the people, and a leader to emulate. This was the opinion of Hon Ochor More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Delta APC Tasks Okowa on Alleged $10m Scam, CallS for Intervention of EFCC

Dr Iifeanyi Okowa LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The All Progressives Congress (APC), Delta State chapter has tasked Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa to come out in the open to clear his name on the alleged More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

DESOPADEC Staff Go Naked in Protest of Non-Payment of End of Year Bonuses

LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some workers of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) stripped naked on Monday, January 9, to protest the non-payment of their bonuses by the commission. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Problems of Askia Ogieh Deepens as Delta Assembly Set to Probe DESOPADEC Financial Records

LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The problems of demoted Director of Administration and Finance of Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Cief Askia Ogieh deepens as members of Delta More...

By admin On Monday, October 24th, 2016

Okowa Shuts Out Makinde, Replaces DESOPADEC Finance Commissioner with Kinsman

LAGOS OCTOBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Report reaching Urhobotoday has revealed that Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has fired the Executive Director of Finance and Administration (EDFA) of the Delta State Oil More...

By admin On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Delta: Okowa, Igbuya, Makinde, Others Indicted in Alleged Budget Padding Scandal

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Monday Igbuya and Managing Director of Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission More...

By admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2016
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South-South Political Parties Leader, Idawene Accuses Okowa of Fraudulent Activities

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS SEPTEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chairman of the forum of registered political parties in the South -South region of Nigeria and Chairman of Delta State Social Democratic More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Ex- DESOPADEC Commissioner Hails Leaders’ Decision to Back Clark in Resolving N’Delta Crisis

Sir Keny Okolugbo LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A public affairs analyst and former Commissioner with the Delta State Oil Producing Communities Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Ken Okolugbo, has praised the More...

By admin On Monday, August 15th, 2016

Oil Producing Communities Raise Alarm, Says Okowa is Killing DESOPADEC

Delta State Governor, Ddr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Oil producing communities in Delta State on Sunday raised an alarm that the state Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, is working underground to ground More...

By admin On Monday, July 11th, 2016

Itsekiri Leader, Okotie-Eboh Calls for the Scrapping of NDDC, N’Delta Ministry, DESOPADEC

Emmanuel Okotie-Eboh LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A prominent Itsekiri leader and farmer in Delta State, Mr. Emmanuel Okotie- Eboh, has called for the scrapping of the Niger Delta Development Commission, the Ministry More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

N2bn Fraud: DESOPADEC MD, Finance Director, Others In EFCC Net

DESOPADEC Managng Director, Makinwa LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following a series of petitions against the management of the Delta State Oil Producing Development Commission (DESOPADEC) over corruption and alleged More...

By admin On Sunday, June 19th, 2016

DESOPADEC Cancels ‘Free Money’ For The Physically Challenged in Delta

LAGOS JUNE 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Due to the present harsh economic condition in the country, the management of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, (DESOPADEC), yesterday said there is no provision More...