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Group Announces Offer Of PG Scholarship To Urhobo Sons, Daughters No Senators With N1bn Properties For My Surety, Maina cries Out Delta: Primary, Secondary Schools Resume Jan 6 2020: We’ll Surmount Our Challenges, DESOPADEC Chief Askia Ogieh Assures Abigborodo Community Set To Reward Motherhood Delta Earmarks N18bn For Warri, Uvwie Storm Drainages Community Policing: Orodje Advocates Strengthening Of Vigilante Groups Bayelsa Loses Oil Wells To Rivers • As Court Orders Correction of Map Error Don’t Assent Reviewed Retirement Bill, Group Urges Okowa Monarchs, Ethnic Leaders Set Agenda for DESOPADEC • As Askia Unveils His Vision As MD Illegal Levies: Delta Reads Riot Act To Erring Officials • Lists Approved Levies Why I Want Brass LNG Project Revived – Omo-Agege • Says Estimated $20 billion Already Lost Invest In Delta For Quick Returns, Okowa Tells Investors Bayelsa Assembly Meets, Pass Vote Of Confidence On Dickson Delta extends retention payment period on road contracts to 2 years Be Good To Others, Live Exemplary Life, Okowa charges Nigerians Dickson Tackles Oshiomhole Over Claims On Bayelsa Airport • Says APC Chairman Lied, Mischievous • Airport Screaming Legacy Of Restoration Agenda Delta Budgets N389bn For 2020 Mariere Thanks Constituent, Hints Of Future Political Engagements Kwale Industrial Park: Investors Ready, Says Okowa

 

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President Muhammadu Buhari (right) with the Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq during a meeting with the President at the Villa in Abuja on Monday. L-R: Attorney General/Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN; Secretary to the State Government, Mrs. Folashade Jaji; Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso and his counterpart for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, during a press briefing on Advocacy and Enforcement of Traffic Law in the State, at the Lagos Hosue, Alausa, Ikeja, on Monday, January 13, 2020. Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde (left); Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi (right) and others  during the governor visit to Alaafin Palace to commiserate with him and the victims of a fire incident, which razed the Akesan Market last Sunday in Oyo Town. PHOTO: Oyo State Government. Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa(2nd right); his wife, Dame Edith (right); Chief Mrs. Josephine Ada Kachikwu (2nd left) and her son, Mr. Dumebi Kachikwu, during her 70th Birthday Celebration at Onicha-Ugbo, Delta State.  Friday 27/12/2019.  R-L: Commissioner for Science and Technology, Mr. Hakeem Fahm; Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Toyin Ogundipe; Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; his deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat; Member, Lagos State Science Research and Innovation Council (LASRIC), Mrs. Toyin Otitoju and Special Adviser, Innovation and Technology, Mr. Tunbosun Alake during the presentation of Seed Grant to the LASRIC Board at Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja on Friday, December 27, 2019. L-R: Chairman, Board of Trustee, Yoruba Tennis Club; Alhaji Femi Okunnu; Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Chairman of Yoruba Tennis Club; Ach. Olawunmi Agbeje and the Vice Chairman, Chief Babajide Damozio during the Christmas Eve Dance of the Yoruba Tennis Club at the Club’s Auditorium, Lagos Island, on Tuesday, December 24, 2019.
Photo Credit: Press Unit, LASG House, Alausa. Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq presenting 2020 Appropriation Bill before the State House of Assembly in Ilorin, the state capital, on Wednesday.

L-R: Director General, PPP, Mr. Ope George; Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works & Infrastructure, Engr. Olujimi Hotonu; Special Adviser to the Governor on Works & Infrastructure, Mrs. Aramide Adeyoye and representative of Advanced Engineering Consultants (AEC), Dr. Peter Agunbiade during the official opening of the Expression of Interest for the Lagos 4th Mainland Bridge, at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, the Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja, on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. R-L: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola; Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat; Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Frederic Oladeinde and Managing Director, LAMATA, Engr. Abimbola Akinajo, during the ceremony to mark the completion of the Continuous Beam Bridge for the Sea-Crossing of the Lagos Rail Blue Line Project at Marina, on Tuesday, December 17, 2019. L-R: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Chief Judge of the State, Hon. Justice Kazeem Alogba; Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN; Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat and Special Adviser to the Governor on Works and Infrastructure, Mrs. Aramide Adeyoye, during the commissioning of the newly constructed Christopher Olatunde Segun Courthouse (two High and three Magistrate Courts), at Ajah-Badore in Eti-Osa Local Government, on Tuesday, December 17, 2019. Author’s mother, Mrs. Ifeoma Mbonu; Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Author, Miss Munachi Mbonu; Book Publisher, Mr. Frank Momoh and others, during the launch of Munachi’s book titled: ‘‘Father’s Will’’, at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, on Sunday, December 15, 2019. COURTESY VISIT:
HE Sen Ovie Omo-Agege, the Deputy President of the Senate, on a courtesy visit to the oldest Monarch in Urhobo land. HRH, L.R. Ogbon, the Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom on Sunday, December 15, 2019. : The Rector of Blessed Iwene Tansi Seminary, Onitsha, Fr. Emmanuel Dimude (right), receiving the key to the bus donated to them by Mr. Peter Obi(left) Chairman, Aliko Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote (left); exchanging pleasantries with Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq (right) during their tour of the BUA Group's sugar plantation and refinery in Lafiagi town of Edu local government area, on Thursday. In the middle is the Chairman of BUA Group AbdulSamad Rabiu. L-R: Deputy Speaker House of Assembly Kwara State, Raphael Adetiba; Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq; Emir of Gwanara, Alhj.(Dr.) Abdullahi Sabi Idris(OFR); and Speaker House of Assembly Kwara State, Salihu Yakubu Danladi; during the annual Ganni Festival in Gwanara, Baruten Local Government Area of the state, at the weekend. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat; Executive Secretary/CEO, Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF), Dr. Abdurrazaq Balogun and Chairman, Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Tunde Balogun, during the 13th Annual Town Hall Meeting on Security with the Governor organised by the LSSTF at The Civic Centre, Victoria Island, on Tuesday, December 3, 2019. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (right), consoling the family members of late LASTMA official, Mr. Ola Oyeshina, during a condolence visit to the officer’s family at their residence in Surulere, on Monday, December 2, 2019. Senator Oluremi Tinubu; Leader of the Senate Delegation, Senator Aliu Abdullahi, Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat; Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola during the Senates condolence visit to the Governor on the demise of Brigadier General Mobalaji Johnson, at the Lagos House, Marina on Saturday, November 30, 2019. Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (3rd left); presenting the Trophy to the Captain, College of Commerce, Warri, winners of the 2019/2020 edition of Zenith Bank Delta Principals'' Cup. With him is the Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori (2nd left); President, Nigeria football Federation, Amaju Pinnick (right); Delta State PDP Chairman, Barr. Kingsley Esiso (left) and the Executive Director, Zenith Bank, Mr. Henry Okoh, at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Thursday Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (middle); Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki and Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, during the 2019 South-South Regional Police Security Summit, in Asaba Delta State on Tuesday 26/11/19

 


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