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Okowa Sworn-In As Governor

The new Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has assured Deltans that his administration would focus on massive development of the state through the administration’s ‘SMART” agenda, charging every political appointee and public official in his administration to embrace merit over ... Read More

Otuaro Visit His Office

Management and Staff of the Delta State Deputy Governor's office have been charged to redouble their working effort in the discharge of their duties so as to bring to bare the promise of prosperity to all Deltans by this new administration. The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr Kingsley Otuaro gave the charge while addressing... Read More

Barr. Otuaro Thanksgiving

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has called on youths traditional rulers and community leaders to rededicate themselves to God to enable God take charge of their lives and the total well being of their land. The governor made the called at a thanksgiving services held in honour of the Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro and his family at... Read More

The State Government is Committed To Prosperity to Deltans Through Smart Agenda

Delta State deputy governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro has reaffirmed the state government commitment in bringing prosperity to all Deltans through the S.M.A.R.T agenda .. Read More

Otuaro Urges Alumni Members To Develop Alma Mater

Well placed Nigerians have been called upon to contribute their quota to the infrastructural and educational growth of their alma mater. The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro made the call at Ekpoma, Edo State, when the Ambrose Ali University conferred a doctor of science degree (D.Sc) on the President and founder of Believers Love World (aka Christ Embassy), Rev. Chris Oyakhilomme... Read More

Buhari Will Keep Up Presidential Amnesty Programme, Otuaro assures

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari, will keep up the Presidential Amnesty Programme, adding that the programme was well intended by late president Musa Yara'dua... Read More

Security of Lives, Property Germane to Okowa's Five-Point Agenda - Otuaro

The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has said that one of the components of the Delta State Government's Five-Point agenda is to ensure the security and safety of lives and properties of every Deltan... Read More

Government to Make Pronouncement on BRT Project Effurun - Otuaro

Delta State Government will soon make a pronouncement on what to do to the uncompleted Bus Rapid Terminal Lane (BRT) project in the ever busy Effurun/Sapele Road, Effurun.... Read More

Otuaro Reiterate Need For Public Input To Desopadec Amendment Bill

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barrister Kingsley Otuaro, has reiterated his call on all Deltans to avail themselves the opportunity of the ongoing public hearing on the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) amendment bill in order to contribute positively on the prosperity agenda... Read More

Okowa Assures Deltans of 6,000 Jobs

The Delta State Government yesterday rolled out six entrepreneurship schemes with an assurance from the State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, that 6,000 direct jobs will be created in the next six months. ... Read More

Government Resolves NPDC Hostcom, Community Leaders' Dispute

The prompt intervention of the Delta State Government in the age-long dispute between Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC), Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas, (HOSTCOM) as well as community leaders, has averted a possible complete shutdown of oil facilities in Urhobo and Isoko Communities in Delta State.... Read More

Otuaro Enjoins PDP South-South to Partner Other Zones

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-South region have been called upon to partner with people from other regions in ensuring that the party regain and maintain its dominance in 2019 general elections. ... Read More

BRT SCHEME: We Will Consider Stakeholders' Interest - Otuaro

The Delta State Government has said the collective decision of the benefitting communities and other stakeholders will be considered in taking position in the ongoing Bus Rapid Transit BRT Warri Scheme... Read More

Okowa Will Continue To Partner With Royal Fathers, Says Okowa

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has disclosed that the Senator Ifeanyi Okowa led administration will continue to partner with royal fathers in the State in order to provide purposeful leadership and deliver its prosperity to all Deltans through the SMART agenda. Barr. Otuaro, who made the disclosure when he led some top government functionaries to pay homage to the Asagba of Asaba, His Royal Majesty, Obi Prof. Chile Edozien, on his 90th birthday celebration, in his palace, Asaba, noted that the SMART agenda would... Read More

Delta State Boundary Committee

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari, will keep up the Presidential Amnesty Programme, adding that the programme was well intended by late president Musa Yara'dua... Read More

Otuaro Cautions Communities Against Unwarranted Disturbances

Deputy Governor of Delta State, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro has said that no responsible government will seat back and fold its arms while people and communities perpetrate trouble in order to hinder development in their communities and the state. Barr. Otuaro stated this while seeking ways to resolve... Read More

Relocate To Safer Places, otuaro Tells Deltans In Coastal Areas

RESIDENTS of coastal line in Delta State have been called upon to start making plans on how to relocate to safer places to avoid being enveloped by the Impending flood to be occasioned by the gradual release of excess water from the Lagdo dam in Cameroon. The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Burutu Otuaro, made the call while reacting to the warning raised by... Read More

Stake-Holder Sign Peace Agreement

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari, will keep up the Presidential Amnesty Programme, adding that the programme was well intended by late president Musa Yara'dua... Read More

100 Days In Office

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has asserted that the present economic crunch and fall in the federal allocation will not frustrate the vision of building a new Delta where prosperity will thrive. Barr. Otuaro made the assertion yesterday when management and staff of his office organised... Read More

Otuaro Urges Nigerians To Redouble Prayers

Nigerians have been called upon to redouble their prayers for the three tiers of government to enable them meet the yearnings of the masses. The State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, made the call in Asaba while speaking with newsmen shortly after the interdenominational thanksgiving to mark the 55th anniversary of the country... Read More

Appointment of Head of Service, A Reward to Ijaw Nation - Otuaro

The appointment of Mr. Reginard Bayoko as the Delta State Head of Service by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has been described as a reward for excellence and unique achievement for the Ijaw people. The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, stated this when the people of Ijaw treated... Read More

Otuaro Meet With Staff

All cadres of civil servants in the state have been called upon to see themselves as engine room of government hence the need to contribute their quota in the realisation of the SMART agenda of the present administration. The Delta State Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro who made the call at an enlarged meeting held with... Read More

Obi of Illah Gets Staff of Office

The Governor of Delta State, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa has commended the people of Illah community for their various self-help projects embarked upon over the years. Governor Okowa made the commendation yesterday while presenting Staff of Office to His Royal Majesty, Obi Christopher Akazue Gbemudu 11, the Ogbelani of Illah Kingdom, in ... Read More

Okowa Govt To Provide Enabling Environment For Private Sectors To Thrive

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari, will keep up the Presidential Amnesty Programme, adding that the programme was well intended by late president Musa Yara'dua... Read More

Government To Sanction Self-Acclaimed Traditional Chiefs

The Delta State Government has hinted that it will invoke the full weight of the law on anyone that arrogates chieftaincy titles on himself without authorization from a recognized traditional ruler. The state Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro made the disclosure in Asaba, when he played host to the... Read More

Choice Of My Deputy Divine - Okowa

The Governor of Delta State Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, said the choice of Barr. Kingsley Otuarro as his deputy was a divine arrangement made possible by God. Senator Okowa made the declaration during a courtesy visit by the Elders and Leaders of the Peoples Democratic party... Read More

Government To Partner With Schools To Develop Young Engineers

The Delta State Government has pledged to partner with schools and other knowledge acquisition centres in ensuring the development of science and technology as well as the discovery and development of young engineers in their technological innovation The state Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, made the pledge yesterday in Asaba when ... Read More

Otuaro Assures On Okowa's Prosperity Agenda

The Governor of Delta State Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, said the choice of Barr. Kingsley Otuarro as his deputy was a divine arrangement made possible by God. Senator Okowa made the declaration during a courtesy visit by the Elders and Leaders of the Peoples Democratic party... Read More

Okowa To Collaborate With FG To Revamp The Economy

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has pledged the state government collaboration with the Federal Government in the revamping of the Delta steel Company, Ovwian Aladja in Udu Local Government Area of the State. The state governor who was represented by his deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, made the pledge when he played host to the President and other executives of the Iron and steel... Read More

2015 Batch A Closing Ceremony Be Partakers In Govt's Development Efforts - Okowa Tell Corpers

The Governor of Delta State, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, had called on corps members to be part of the sustainable development efforts of the Delta State Government. Dr. Okowa who made the call at Issele-Uku while declaring the 2015 Batch "A" Stream 11 Orientation Course for members... Read More

Courtesy Call On Delta State By National Boundary Commission

Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa has said, the protection of lives, property and land resource of the state will not be compromised. Dr. Okowa stated this when he played host to Director General, National Boundary Commission, Dr. Mohammed Ahmed and officials of the Edo and Delta State Boundary Committees. ... Read More

The Odion R'ode Of Uwheru Kingdom

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has warned that his administration will not tolerate illegal traditional stools in any part of the state as well as dabble into the processes leading to the selection of traditional rulers. Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has warned that his administration will not tolerate illegal traditional stools in any part of the state as well as dabble into the processes leading to the selection of traditional rulers. ... Read More

Government Will Reclaim Lands Encroached Upon From Other States Communique - Edo/Delta Boundary

In its continued efforts to move the Delta /Edo interstate boundary definition and determination processes forward, the National Boundary Commission issued a communiqué in order to find a lasting solution to the boundary dispute between Edo/Delta state. The meeting which was presided over by Dr. M.B. Ahmed, Director General, National Boundary Commission, has its Delta and Edo States delegations led by the Deputy Governor of Delta State, Barr Kingsley Otuaro... Read More

Hot 96.5 Fm Commissioned

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has said, stated that radio remains unquestionably, the most effective medium of mass communication in societies where sustainable development is paramount. The governor who was represented by his deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, asserted that the commissioning of Hot 96.5 fm, puts Asaba once again on the map of broadcast media in ... Read More

Courtesy Call By Isaba Kingdom

Delta State Government has disclosed that contracts for projects will only be awarded to only reputable firms that will deliver such projects to specification and within the contracted time. The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, made the disclosure at the Governor's Annex in warri while playing ... Read More

Deputy Governor Prayed With Staff Of His Office

The Governor of Delta State Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, said the choice of Barr. Kingsley Otuarro as his deputy was a divine arrangement made possible by God. Senator Okowa made the declaration during a courtesy visit by the Elders and Leaders of the Peoples Democratic party... Read More

Otuaro Advice On Christian Weddings

Delta State Deputy Governor, Barrister Kingsley Burutu Otuaro, has advised couples to see love as the utmost virtue in marriage, saying that the greatest of life is love and prayers. Barr. Otuaro who gave the advice at the marriage blessing of... Read More

Govt. To Introduce Fee On Tanker Park

The Delta State Government has disclosed its readiness to set up a Technical Committee to introduce revenue collection at the Effurun Tankers Park as well as its commitment in collaborating with relevant depot owners to build more parks for the safety of lives and properties. The State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, who was flanked by the Commissioner for Transport... Read More

19th Ijaw Day Prayer

Delta State Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro has called on all Ijaw sons & daughters to seek the face of God in all their activities. The State Deputy Governor Barr Kingsley Otuaro, made the call at the l9th Izon day of prayer, praise and... Read More

Otuaro Challenges Staff On Dedication, Commitment

Members of staff as well as Political Aides of the office of Delta State Deputy Governor has been challenge to ensure that they contribute their individual and collective quota in order to enhance and promote the collective course of the Senator Okowa-led government. ... Read More

Rededicate Yourselves To Maintenance Of Law & Order Otuaro Tells Police Personnel

The rank and file of the Nigerian Police Force have been called upon to rededicate themselves to the task maintenance of law and order in the society. The call was made by the Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro in his office while decorating his escort commander, Mr. Owan Tarmaru-ebi with his new... Read More

Otuaro Tasks Higher Academic Institutions On Book Publishing

As part of measures to pass vital information to humanity and the younger generation, tertiary institutions and knowledge acquisition centres in the state have been called upon to redouble their efforts in book publication. The delta State Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, made the call at Delta State University Anwai Campus, during the... Read More

Otuaro To Traditional Rulers: Promote Peaceful Coexistence, As Pere Of Ogbe-Ijoh Staff Of Office

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has called on traditional rulers in the state to encourgrage and promote peaceful co-existence with neighbours in every part of the state. Dr. Okowa made the call while presenting Staff Office to His Royal Majesty, Couple Mackson Oromoni Monbene 111, Ama-Kosu, the... Read More

President General of Hostcom

Delta State Government has appealed to Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSTCOM) as well as its President generals and Community leaders to reconsider its decision and re-open the shut down oil facilities of Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) for operation... Read More

Encroachment: We'll Reclaim Our Lands Legally - Otuaro

The Delta State Government is to use Legal means to reclaim its lands being encroached upon by neighbouring states, just as it commended boundary communities for holding forth despite series of harassment. This was disclosed by the Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, when he played host to the Forum of Delta Communities sharing boundaries with Edo State... Read More

l'II Dedicate My Entire Life to God & Humanity - Otuaro

The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, has pledged to use the remaining days of his life for the service of God and humanity. Barr. Otuaro, made the pledge at his official residence in Asaba when Management and Staff of his office treated him to a surprise birthday celebration. The state deputy governor who thanked God for sparing his... Read More

Obi Of Issele-Mkpitime

Traditional Rulers in the state have been appeal upon to discharge their responsibilities in an honest manner, through being fair and just, even handed in all their actions and becoming a father to all their subjects. The governor who was represented by his deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, congratulated the people of Issele-Mkpitime as their royal father... Read More

Peaceful Protest-Activities Of Fulani Herdsmen

An enlarged stakeholders meeting is to be conveyed in two weeks time by the State Government to find lasting solution to the activities of Fulani herdsmen and security challenges in the State. The State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, disclose this yesterday whole addressing a group of protesters who staged a peaceful protest to his office on the security breach caused by the activities of... Read More

Ozoro Oleh Land Dispute

Delta State Government has disclosed that it will in the next two weeks reconstitute a boundary committee in order to find a lasting solution in the land and boundary dispute between Ozoro and Oleh communities of Isoko South and Isoko North respectively. The Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, at the instance of the state government made the disclosure in his office... Read More

Christians Have Been Advised To Be Committed To God's Work

Christians all over the world especially Deltans have been advised to us their life to the service of God so as to inherit heaven on the last day. The Delta State Deputy Governor Barrister Kingsley Otuaro, gave the advice at the burial ceremony of Deacon Hebrew Ugboro at Oyede in Isoko ... Read More

Delta Commercial City Step Towards Industrial Revolution - Otuaro

The proposed Delta Commercial City project has been identified as a move that will bring industrial revolution and world class market center to Delta State. The State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, stated this when he played host to five investors involved in the actualization of the project at his office, in Asaba... Read More