Tag Archives: Ifeanyi Okowa

Delta State Governor, His Wife And Daughter Recover From COVID-19

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, his wife Edith, and one of their daughters have successfully recovered from COVID-19. The governor made the latest development known to the public on social media on Tuesday morning. Taking to Twitter, he wrote, ”My wife, my daughter and I have tested negative for COVID 19, along with other members of…

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COVID-19: Governors Discuss Reopening Of Economy, Other Pressing Issues

On Wednesday July 8, members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) held a virtual meeting to discuss issues affecting the country, including impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on citizens and the economy. At the conference which was presided by the NGF Chairman and Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, the governors resolved to approve the work of…

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Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa And His Wife Test Positive For COVID-19

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and wife, Dame Edith Okowa, have tested positive for the novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19. The governor who had gone into isolation last week with his family after one of his daughters tested positive for the virus announced this on social media on Wednesday July 1. He wrote: ‘‘My wife…

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Viewers Discretion! Delta Women Protest Against Governor Okowa’s 14-Day Lockdown Extension

On Wednesday April 15, a mass protest was held by the women of Sapele, Warri in Delta State  to express their displeasure at the extension of COVID-19 lockdown by the state Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa Taking to the streets, they were joined by youths in the area who also added that they were voicing out their frustration because they…

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Delta State Amends Anti-Kidnapping Law, Withdraws Death Penalty For Kidnappers

  The Delta State House of Assembly has amended the Delta State Anti-Kidnapping Law 2016 and approved life imprisonment for any person convicted of kidnapping in the state as opposed to the initial provision for death penalty. According to THE WILL, the decisioncame after the state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa wrote a letter to the House…

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‘Do Not Dare To Stand In Our Way’– Niger Delta Avengers To ex-Militants

  Niger Delta Avengers, the new militant group currently responsible for the attacks on oil installations in the Niger Delta has responded to critics condemning its operations. Terming them cowards, the militants boasted that it had infiltrated the Nigerian army and would show its true colours if the military continue to harass or invade any…

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