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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 Rivers, Julius Berger Sign Agreement For Construction Of Three Flyover Bridges Azagba Mixed Secondary School To Reopen On Monday- Ukah Bayelsa PDP inaugurates campaign council • Bayesla Not Ready To Go Back To Egypt - Diri Bayelsa Announces Appointment Of 60 SAs Bayelsa Oil Debunks Rumours Of Sale Of Company Again, Oyovbaire Heads Delta Advisory, Peace Building Council Re-assess over 20-year-old roads, Okowa tells FG Six PDP Governors Meet Wike In PH • Commend His Developmental Strides DTSG announces reopening of Warri Benin Highway

 

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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 Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (third left), addressing government house correspondents after the State Security Council meeting at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, on Tuesday, November 26, 2019. With him (L-R): Director, Department of Security Service (DSS), Mr. Abdulfatai Sanusi; Commander, 9 Brigade, Ikeja Army Cantonment, Brigadier General Etsu Ndagi; State Commissioner for Police, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu; Commander, Nigeria Navy Ship (NNS) Beecroft, Apapa. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; his wife, Dr. (Mrs) Ibijoke and Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Mrs. Yetunde Arobieke, during the march against domestic and sexual violence tagged: ‘‘Walk To Commit And Act’’ held in Alausa, Ikeja, on Tuesday, November 26, 2019. Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (left), welcoming the Ambassador  of the Czech Republic, Marek Skolil when the latter paid him a courtesy visit in Government House , Asaba…Monday Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (4th right); Chief Judge of Delta State, Hon. Justice Marshal Umukoro (2nd right); Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu (right); Commissioner of Police ,Delta State, Mr. Adeyinka Adeleke (left) ,the Founder of FJC/Margaret Lawrence University, Mr. Paul Odili (3rd right) and Others, during the Commissioning of SARS Office and Vehicles  by the Governor, at Galilee, Ute-Ogbeje/Owerre-Olubor Road, Ika North East Local Government Area, Delta State. L-R: Chairman, China Railway Construction Company (CRCC) and Secretary of Communist Party (China), Mr. Chen Fenjian presenting a souvenir to Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, during the Governor’s visit to the CRCC Headquarters in Beijing to discuss collaboration on infrastructural development of Lagos State, recently. Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (right); his wife, Dame (Mrs.) Edith (left) and the Internationally Renowned Jewish Christian, Evang. Rabbi Schneider, during a courtesy call on the Governor, in Government House Asaba on Friday. House of Representatives Speaker, Rt Hon Femi Gbajabiamila (right) with the CEO of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema when he hosted the Air Peace Executive in his office, Abuja...recently Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu (middle); Commissioner for Youth Development, Ifeanyi Egwuyanga (right) and the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Delta State, Mr. Oliseh Ifejika, during a Post Exco Briefing, held in Government House, Asaba, on Tuesday. Courtsey call:  Hon Bola Ilori, former Honourable Commissioner for Regional Integration, State of Osun, on Tuesday paid a courtesy call on the Governor of Lagos Babajide Sanwo-Olu in his office.
Pix L-R Lagos State Head of Service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola; Lagos Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Hon. Bola Ilori.
Vice Presidential debate held in Abuja on Friday. From left: Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Seriake Dickson; Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and his wife, Dame Edith, during the Funeral Service of Late Madam Goldcoast  Dickson, Mother of Bayelsa State Governor, at Enimieyi Compound, Esinekrizi Quarters, Toru-Angiama Community Patani, Delta State.from left; Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Seriake Dickson; Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and his wife, Dame Edith, during the Funeral Service of Late Madam Goldcoast  Dickson, Mother of Bayelsa State Governor, at Enimieyi Compound, Esinekrizi Quarters, Toru-Angiama Community Patani, Delta State. Chairman of the Occasion, Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon RTD (left); Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (right) and Hon. Minister of Labour and Employment, Hon. Chris Ngige, during the 40th Anniversary of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) in Abuja on Thursday. A cross-section of PDP leaders at the flag off campaign for the presidential election in Sokoto State on December 3, 2018. Photo: Twitter – @bukolasaraki
 Real Madrid’s Croatian midfielder Luka Modric kisses the trophy after receiving the 2018 FIFA Men’s Ballon d’Or award for best player of the year during the 2018 FIFA Ballon d’Or award ceremony at the Grand Palais in Paris on December 3, 2018. FRANCK FIFE / AFP

 


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