Posts Tagged ‘Delta’

Okonjo-Iweala Wins Delta State Luminary Of The Month Award

by Seun Adeuyion April 16, 2020
Nigerian Economist and Former Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has won Delta State Luminary of the month award. She sits on the Boards of Standard Chartered Bank, Twitter, Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI), and the African Risk Capacity (ARC). Okonjo-Iweala served two terms as Finance Minister of Nigeria (2003-2006, 2011-2015) under the leadership of President Olusegun Obasanjo […]

NPDC Donates Medical Items To Delta State Govt To Checkmate The Spread Of #COVID19

by Seun Adeuyion April 7, 2020
In a bid to support the Delta State government measures in checkmating the spread of the coronavirus in the state, the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) has donated medical items to the Okowa-led administration. A tweet by the state government via its Twitter handle, @DSGovernment, on Tuesday, quoted the state commissioner of health, Dr. Mordi […]

3 Patients In Delta Who Exhibited Symptoms Of #COVID19 Have Tested Negative — Okowa

by Seun Adeuyion April 1, 2020
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has revealed that 3 patients in the state, who showed symptoms of the dreaded coronavirus have all tested negative. In a series of tweets on his official Twitter handle, @IAOkowa, he however said, despite the results, the state remain on high alert and will continue to take precautions to […]

#COVID19: Okowa Inspects Isolation Centres In Delta

by Seun Adeuyion March 25, 2020
As part of strategies to curtail the spread of coronavirus, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday, inspected one of the Delta State #COVIDー19 isolation centres at the Central Hospital in Asaba. This was confirmed by the governor’s Special Assistant on New Media, Miss. Veronica Abang via her official twitter handle. She tweeted: “This morning, Governor @IAOkowa […]

Covid-19: Okowa Orders Closure Of All Primary, Secondary, Tertiary Institutions In Delta

by Seun Adeuyion March 20, 2020
In an effort to curtail the spread of Coronavirus in the country, Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has ordered the closure of primary, secondary and tertiary institution in the state, effective from March 26, 2020. The Special Assistant on New Media to the Governor, Veronica Abang, in a furray of tweets on her official […]

HERDERS’ CRISIS: We are under siege — Delta Community to Buhari

by Seun Adeuyion March 9, 2020
The people of Issele-Azagba, in Aniocha North Local Government Area, Delta State have raised the alarm over incessant attack on the community by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the last five months, calling on Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari to come to their rescue. Speaking to newsmen, President-General of Issele-Azagba Development Union, Mr Ben Illoh said residents […]