Acting Governor Flags off N40b Tourism Resort.
The acting Governor of Delta State Prince Sam Obi today turned the sand (ground breaking) for the construction of a 40 billion naira tourism and leisure centre in Oleri village in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State. Keywords:
Oleri village, Udu, SARNER
Acting Gov Reverses Dissolution of Traditional Council.
The Acting Governor of Delta State, Prince Sam Obi, has reversed dissolution of the Council of Traditional Rulers in Udu Local Government Area, announced recently by the chairman of the council, Dr. Henry Sakpra. Keywords:
Ovie of Udu kingdom, Awuhorhu 1, Henry Sakpra
Acting Governor Urge Christians to Give Thanks Always.
The acting Governor of Delta state Prince Sam Obi has called on Christians to see thanksgiving as a divine spiritual duty which they should always perform to enable them prosper in life. Keywords:
Prince Obi who made the call while speaking as guest of honour at the New life family Church harvest in Asaba said when Christians give enormously in thanksgiving God would embarrass them with blessings.
Austin Obidi, Peter Anglican Church Asaba, Lagos Asaba Road
Asaba International Airport:
Team of Experts Arrive for Final Inspection
The Minister of Aviation Mrs. Fidelia Njeze has arrived Delta State with a high powered aviation experts to carry out the final inspection of the Asaba International Airport. Keywords:
The Minister on arrival at Asaba paid the State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, a courtesy call and promised to accelerate the assessment exercise to enable the Airport meet the required standard and start functioning soon.
Mrs. Njeze said the Federal Government was excited over the project and will continue to encourage states in the federation to build Airport as it opens the door of socio economic boom in places where it exists.
"Airport construction is one project the Federal Government is encouraging states to go into because it throws the state open for economic development. I have interest in this Airport project and will do everything to ensure that it is completed soon".
Fidelia Njeze, Asaba International Airport, Richard Aisuebeogun
Collapse of Over Head Water-Tank.
:DTSG Set Up Commission of Inquiry.
Delta State Government is to set up a high powered commission of inquiry to investigate the circumstances that led to the collapse of an over-head water-tank which killed five pupils and injured eleven others at the College of Education Model School in Agbor. Keywords:
Mathew Okundayo, Hope Eghagha, Joseph Otumara, Comfort Etumodu
Asaba International Airport.
-Uduaghan Orders Refund of Applicants Fee.
Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has directed that the payment of #1,500 by applicants seeking employment at the Asaba International Airport be stopped forthwith.
Uduaghan Urges Credibility as Delta Gets Laws.
Delta State Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan has said good legal framework would attract investments and guarantee good governance. Keywords:
He said without existing laws, government could not achieve its objectives.Uduaghan spoke at the public presentation of the Laws of Delta State in Asaba, the state capital.
Niki Tobi, Roseline Bozimo, Victor Otomiewo
Uduaghan Hails Uti of Big Brother Africa.
Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has hailed the victory of Mr. Uti Nwachukwu , a Deltan who emerged tops at the just concluded All Star Edition of Big Brother Africa (BBA) in South Africa. Keywords:
Uti Nwachukwu, Oluwadamilola Agbajor, Ofunneka
Warri/Effurun Water Project to be Ready Soon
Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State,has said that the $23 million Warri/Effurun Water Project started twenty (20) years ago was not a jinx, saying it will soon be ready for use. Keywords:
Already, he said, test-run of the water project had started and attributed the failed portions of the ever busy Airport Road to burst pipes as a result of the test-run.
He also blamed the excess flooding in the oil-rich city of Warri to the test-run of the water project. He revealed too that the State Government recently paid out #850 million for the project to get off the ground again.
DTSG Warns Kidnappers to Stay Clear of the State.
The Delta State Government on Thursday set up a combined military task force to rid the state of kidnappers in the wake of the recent abduction of 15 kids by ransom-seekers in Abia State. Keywords: