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HoReps Passes Bill For Establishment of Federal University of Technology, Asaba.

The House of Representatives has passed the bill for an act to establish the Federal University of Technology, Asaba, Delta State. The bill, sponsored by the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, was passed into law at the resumed plenary session of the House on Thursday, 10th June, 2021, having been subjected to legislative actions with...

Aniocha/Oshimili Council Chairmen Hail Elumelu For Effective Representation

As the 9th Assembly of the House of Representatives marks its second legislative year, Chairmen of Councils in Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency in Delta State, have paid glowing compliments to the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu for his charismatic representation of the People at the National Assembly. Hon Ndudi Elumelu, representing Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency in the...

Passage of New Delta Universities Bills, Our Greatest Achievement – Delta Assembly

The Seventh Assembly of the Delta State House of Assembly has stated that the greatest achievement in its second year, was the passage of the Bills establishing three new Universities in the state. The State Legislature disclosed this during a press conference as part of activities to mark the end of its second anniversary for the 7th Assembly on Thursday,...

HON. FRANCIS WAIVE MID-TERM REPORT: A CASE OF IMPACTFUL REPRESENTATION WITH TRACEABLE RESULT

Permit me to begin this account of my stewardship for the second legislative year which ended yesterday 10th June 2021 by thanking the almighty God for his mercies. Despite the challenges of Covid 19 and its accompanying lockdown as well as continued litigation I am able to report that our people were well served by my office. I must...

HoReps Urges FG to Submit RMAFC Reports to the National Assembly in a Motion by Elumelu

The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria to submit without further delay the report of the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission, RMAFC, to the National Assembly for legislative action. This was sequel to a motion brought before it at Wednesday June 9, plenary by the Minority Leader of the House, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu. The House in adopting...

NASS Joint Minority Caucus Asks Nigerians to Continue Using Twitter

The Joint Minority Caucus of the Senate and the House of Representatives has met over the ban on Twitter by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government and restated its condemnation of the embargo as draconian and unacceptable. In a Statement jointly signed by the Minority Leader of the Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe and that of the House of Representatives,...

Governorship rotation: Okowa’s stand on equity, fairplay, justice in Delta’s best interest, says Okwudi

A former council chairman in Delta State, Chief Jaunty Okwudi  has dismissed comments trailing Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s statement that there was no written agreement on rotation of the office of the governor entered into by politicians in Delta State. Governor Okowa while answering a reporter’s question during his Quarterly Media Interaction with journalists, on whether there was a written agreement...

N-POWER BATCH C STREAM 1: HUMANITARIAN MINISTRY ANNOUNCES NEXT STAGE OF ENROLLMENT

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has announced the next step for the N_power Batch C Stream One applicants. In a release, signed by Nneka Ikem Anibeze, the Special Assistant on Media to the minister,  the Permanent Secretary Bashir Nura Alkali, revealed that the ministry has commenced the next stage of enrollment with the verification of...

Newly sworn in Delta SSG charges staff to be committed to duties

The newly appointed Secretary to the Delta State Government (SSG), Chief Patrick Ukah, has charged management and staff of the SSG's offfice to be more committed to their duties in order to build on the good foundation laid by his predecessor. Chief Ukah gave the charge today during the official handover ceremony to him by the outgone functioning SSG, Mr....

Okowa Inaugurates Delta New SSG Ukah, Special Advisers …Urges political appointees to shun complacency

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has charged political appointees in the state to shun complacency and redouble their efforts to help his administration to deliver on its promises to Deltans. Okowa made the call while inaugurating the new Secretary to the State Government, Chief Patrick Ukah and some Special Advisers at Government House, Asaba. He cautioned appointees against abandoning their...