Tag archive for ‘Delta State Government’
By admin On Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

Delta Govt Completes Rehabilitation Of 100-Yr-Old Colonial Bridge In Okpe LGA

LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY0-The Delta State Government has completed the rehabilitation of the over 100-year-old colonial bridge linking Oha to Orerokpe, the headquarters of Okpe Local Government Area. TheNewsGuru.com More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

My Government Inherits N100bn Unpaid Pension-Ifeanyi Okowa

LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Sunday said his administration inherited about N100 billion unpaid pensions under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS). Okowa disclosed this at the More...

By admin On Friday, March 19th, 2021

Delta Govt Issues Guidelines For Reopening Of Lesson Centres

LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has charged all operators of lesson centres across the state to adhere strictly to the released guidelines in order to guarantee More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
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Why I’m In Support Of FG On Ibori Loot-Kokori

LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Foremost labour leader and former National Secretary-General of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG), Chief Frank Ovie Kokori, has said that how and what the £4.2 More...

By admin On Saturday, March 13th, 2021
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Why Delta Govt Cannot Claim £4.2m Loot Linked To Ibori — SANs

LAGOS MARCH 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr Yemi Candide-Johnson, SAN, on Thursday explained why the Delta State Government has no valid claim to the £4.2 million expected from the United More...

By admin On Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Okowa To Flag Off Covid-19 Vaccine Exercise On Friday As Delta Govt Receives 85,700 Doses

LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Government (DTSG), on Wednesday evening, received its share of 85,700 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from the federal government. The Allied Air E-Cargo aircraft More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 10th, 2021

Falana, Delta State govt, Others Fault FG On Ownership Of £4.2m Ibori Loot

LAGOS MARCH 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As the federal government expects the return of £4.2 million stolen by former governor of Delta State, Mr. James Ibori and his associates, a disagreement has ensued as to whether More...

By admin On Monday, March 1st, 2021

Odita Sunday Foundation Urges Okowa To List Omu Anioma Palace Among Delta Tourism Destinations

LAGOS MARCH 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Odita Sunday Charity Foundation (TOSCF) has appealed to Delta State Government to list the Omu Anioma Palace Okpanam among the Delta State Tourism Destinations, describing the More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

Delta State Seal Asaba Airport 30-Year Concession Agreement With N100m Payment Annually

LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 30-year concession agreement on the Asaba International Airport, Delta State, was yesterday signed between the state government and the Asaba Airport Company Limited, as the More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021

Okowa Goes Tough On Owner Of Undeveloped Plots Of Land, Threatens To Revoke Ownership

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has issued an executive order directing owners of land with Certificate of Occupancy CoO, for purpose of development to develop such land More...

By admin On Saturday, February 13th, 2021

Delta Govt Suspends Applications For Construction Of Gas Plants

LAGOS FEBRUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the gas explosion that happened in Agbor, headquarters of Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State, the State Government has announced suspension of applications More...

By admin On Friday, February 12th, 2021

Urhobo Must Produce Delta Governor In 2023-Olorogun Moses Taiga

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As 2023 general election approaches, the President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga has assured Urhobo Nation that it will work with all More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

Ndokwa Professionals Threaten To Sue Okowa Over Marginalisation Of Community

LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The League of Ndokwa Professionals have threatened to sue Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State over alleged marginalisation of their community in the programmes lined up for More...

By admin On Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Delta Govt Explains Reasons For Upgrade Of Three Institutions To Universities

LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Delta State Commissioner for Higher Education, Prof Patrick Muoboghare, Wednesday gave reasons for the upgrade of the College of Education, Agbor, Anwai Campus of the Delta State More...

By admin On Monday, January 18th, 2021

Delta Govt Cancels Plan To Transfer Over 4,500 Teachers Across The State

LAGOS JANUARY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has cancelled the recent transfer of over 4,500 secondary school teachers across the state by the Post Primary Education More...

By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Africa’s Largest Manufacturing Tower To Berth In Delta State

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-With the aim to promote industrialization, Delta State Government through Delta Investment Development Agency has partnered Delfrasco to house Africa’s largest Tower Manufacturing, More...

By admin On Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

Asaba Court Convicts Ex-Access Bank Staff Defrauding Delta State Of N9m

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice T. B. Adegoke of the Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, Delta State has fixed November 30, 2020 for sentencing of Onus Osagie Amahian, a former staff of Access Bank who More...

By admin On Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

No Plan To Ban Keke, Okada Operations In Asaba-Delta Govt

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Government on Friday said it was not planning to ban commercial tricycle (Keke) and motorcycle (Okada) operations in Asaba. Mrs Joan Mrakpor, Director-General, Delta State More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2020

Delta Govt Traces Strange Death Of 30 People To Yellow Fever

LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-THE Delta State Government on Friday blamed the mysterious deaths of youths in communities in Ika North-East Local Government Area on yellow fever. The Nation gathered that 30 More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2020

Isoko Leaders Demand Justice Over Alleged Murder Of 12 Youths, Petition FG, Okowa, Others

LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Leaders of Oleh community in the Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State have petitioned the Federal Government, Delta State Government and the Department of State Services, More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 9th, 2020

Non-Payment Of Entitlements: Protesting Retirees Shut Delta Govt House

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State primary school teachers and local government retirees on Tuesday staged a peaceful protest over what they called non-payment of their gratuities and pensions entitlements More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2020

Delta Govt Finally Extends Curfew Time, Approves Resumption Of Normal Trading Activities

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-After delaying for a while, the Delta State Government has announced adjustment curfew time earlier imposed in the State due to the COVID-19 pandemic from the earlier period of More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2020
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UPU PG, Moses Taiga Urges Buhari, Okowa To Provide Adequate Infrastructure For Urhobo Nation

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga has appealed to Federal and Delta State government to provide adequate infrastructural development More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Delta Govt To Introduce Property Tax In Urban Areas

LAGOS JULY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of measures aimed at boosting its revenue base, Delta State Government is to introduce property tax in urban areas of the state. This was part of decisions reached at the seventh More...

By admin On Monday, June 15th, 2020

Delta Govt Sets To Open Schools, Commences Distribution Of 760 Sets Of Furniture

LAGOS JUNE 15TH (NEWSRANGERS)-In preparation for the reopening of schools closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Delta State Government has commenced distribution of 760 sets of furniture to three public secondary More...