2023 Delta Guber: Kenneth Gbagi declares intention to contest, begins consultations

2023 Delta Guber: Kenneth Gbagi declares intention to contest, begins consultations

Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi. By Chukwudi Abiandu The race to replace Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in Government House, Asaba in 2023 has begun in earnest with Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi declaring yesterday, Tuesday, November 13, 2019, his interest to contest for the plum position. Speaking to journalists in his elaborate country home in Oginibo town, Ughelli South Local Government of Delta State at a lunch get together he had with them, said: “I have declared my intention to…

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Appeal Court judgment: My mandate as Oyo gov remains intact, says Makinde

Appeal Court judgment: My mandate as Oyo gov remains intact, says Makinde

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State. Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has declared that the mandate of the people of Oyo State given to him on March 9, 2019, remains intact following the ruling of the Court of Appeal in Ibadan on Monday. Makinde, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, declared that the mandate given to him by the people of Oyo State cannot be taken through the backdoor….

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Hoodlums set SDP secretariat in Lokoja on fire, Reps member furious

Hoodlums set SDP secretariat in Lokoja on fire, Reps member furious

By Segun Giwa A member representing Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituency, Mr Tajudeen Adefisoye has condemned the setting ablaze of the secretariat of the Social Democratic Party in Lokoja, Kogi State Capital, by suspected political thugs. In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Oluyemi Fasipe on Monday in Akure, Adefisoye condemned the incessant attacks on SDP Secretariat and its members in Kogi. He said that barely five days to the governorship…

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Ochor celebrates victory, dedicates Appeal Court’s ruling to God, Ukwuani Constituency

Ochor celebrates victory, dedicates Appeal Court’s ruling to God, Ukwuani Constituency

Rt. Hon. Ochor Christopher Ochor, Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly. The member representing people of Ukwuani State Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly, and Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, has described the Appeal Court’s judgment in Benin City today, Saturday, November 9, 2019, in his favour as victory for people of Ukwuani, and democracy. He said in a statement that the ruling finally put to rest who is the…

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PRESS RELEASE: Elumelu, others are loyal party members, says Idahosa

PRESS RELEASE: Elumelu, others are loyal party members, says Idahosa

9TH NOVEMBER 2019 PRESS RELEASE ELUMELU, OTHERS ARE LOYAL PARTY MEMBERS …On Rule of Law We Stand The attention of the leadership of the Minority Caucus of the House of Representatives under Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has been drawn to allegations of disloyalty leveled against it in a statement issued by the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday. This is completely against the principle of democracy, rule of law and fairness…

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PDP hails Olujimi’s victory at Appeal Court

PDP hails Olujimi’s victory at Appeal Court

Senator Biodun Olujimi. Ariwodola Idowu The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti has hailed Wednesday’s Appeal Court judgment which upheld the Tribunal verdict that sacked Sen. Dayo Adeyeye of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in favour of Mrs Abiodun Olujimi. This is just as the ruling All Progressive Congress, (APC) in its reaction rejected the judgment, describing it as a rape on the mandate freely given by Ekiti electorate to the APC Senator. The PDP…

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APC takes on DESOPADEC, says it’s a cesspool of corruption, unscrupulous enrichment

APC takes on DESOPADEC, says it’s a cesspool of corruption, unscrupulous enrichment

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Delta State has expressed concern over what it called the unscrupulous enrichment of a few privileged leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state through the Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC). State APC Publicity Secretary, Barrister Sylvester Imonina in a statement today, Tuesday, November 5, 2019, alleged that the “Commission that is supposed to be an interventionist agency for the good of Deltans…

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Delta PDP replies APC, debunks ‘innuendo of lies’ against Okowa, Warri, Kwale Parks

Delta PDP replies APC, debunks ‘innuendo of lies’ against Okowa, Warri, Kwale Parks

Dr. Ifeanyi Osuoza, Delta State PDP Publicity Secretary. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State has joined issues with the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state, criticising the opposition party for what it called APC’s “innuendo of lies and mischief against Okowa and the Kwale Industrial Park (KIP)” project. PDP made the criticism in a statement by its state Publicity Secretary, Dr. Ifeanyi Osuoza in Asaba, in response to an earlier statement issued…

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APC to Delta House of Assembly: You’re toothless, appendage of executive

APC to Delta House of Assembly: You’re toothless, appendage of executive

>Delta Assembly Speaker, Sheriff Oborevwori. The All Progressives Congress (APC ) Delta state chapter in a quick succession of criticisms has lashed out this time at the members of the State House of Assembly, describing them as toothless and an appendage of the executive arm. The criticism was contained in a statement by the State Publicity Secretary of the party, Barrister Sylvester Imonina. Full text of the APC statement reads: DELTA STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY…

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APC picks hole in planned Kwale Industrial Park, says it’s misdirection of resources, white elephant project, aimed to enrich few pockets

APC picks hole in planned Kwale Industrial Park, says it’s misdirection of resources, white elephant project, aimed to enrich few pockets

Delta State All Progressives Congress (APC) has criticized the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa-led government over its proposed establishment of Kwale Industrial Park, saying that it is a “misdirection of resources, covert act of enrichment of few pockets and a white elephant project.” The APC state Publicity Secretary, Barrister Sylvester Imonina said in a statement dated October 30, 2019 that the planned industrial park in Kwale is a disturbing move for lacking in good intentions, but aimed…

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