welcomes collaboration to end oil theft in Niger Delta His Excellency, Senator Douye Diri, Governor of Bayelsa State today received the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva in Government House, Yenagoa. The minister, a former Governor of the State led the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky...
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state-owned Ambrose Alli University (AAU) is being repositioned to become self-sustaining, ensuring a world-class institution of learning capable of producing globally-competitive graduates. Obaseki stated this while addressing members of the Edo State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), led...
begin recruitment of forest police Earlier today at a Special Security Council Meeting with relevant stakeholders in Edo South Senatorial District, governor Godwin Obaseki made it known that his administration has finalized the documentation and audit of Edo forests whilst beginning the recruitment of forest police. The governor said, “The...
Commends Epie, Odi For Preserving Culture Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said his administration will continue to support festivals that promote unity and the cultural heritage of the people across the state. Governor Diri stated this on Saturday when he graced both the Obunem Epie New Yam Festival...
as govt moves to shutdown unregistered markets The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that his administration is concluding plans to commence the issuance of identification cards to residents across the 18 Local Government Areas of the state as part of measures to check insecurity. The governor disclosed...
Urges FG To End ASUU Strike Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri , has approved the increment of subvention to the state-owned tertiary institutions. Speaking at the Government House entrance on Tuesday when he received members of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) that were part of a nationwide protest in...
The Edo State Government has assured residents that ongoing road construction projects by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration in different communities across the state will be completed in good time. The Chairman of the Edo State Oil and Gas Producing Areas Development Commission (EDSOGPADEC), Pastor Kennedy Osifo gave the assurance...
The Deputy Senate President and Delta APC Governorship candidate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed concern over acts of injustice meted out to oil-bearing communities in the country, particularly in the Niger Delta. This is even as he revealed that the push for an increment of the equity shares of host...
With an unequivocal endorsement on Thursday, elder Statesman, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark (CON) has given a massive boost to the gubernatorial ambition of Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege. At a three-hour ceremony attended by top personalities from Delta State at the Asokoro home of Chief Edwin Clark in Abuja,...
Cross River State governor, Professor Ben Ayade, Thursday emerged the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Cross River North Senatorial District after the conduct of fresh primaries in line with the provisions of the new Electoral Act. This followed the voluntary withdrawal of the previous candidate, Hon. Martins...