NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL HONOURS FOR GOV OKOWA COMPILED BY PATRIOT DANTES ODOGWU
1-Best Governor, Grassroots and People Development, by the African Leadership Good Governance Award.2018,USA.
2-Mandela Medals of human rights Award-2016
3-University of ibadan Alumni of the year award-2016
4-University of Nigeria Dignity of man award-2017
5-Silverbed man of the year award-2018
6-Daily independent man of the year award-2017
7-Vanguard governor of the year award-2018
8-Special honors award for promting track and field athletics in the African Continent-2018
9-Most performing Governor award by Hope alive Nigeria-2018
10-Daily independent man of the Year 2018
11-NUPENG’s Award for Peace in recognition of his contributions to peaceful oil and gas exploration in the Niger Delta region.2018
12-New Telegraph 2018 Governor of the Year Award (Human Capital Development and Infrastructure)
13-Niger Delta Lifetime Achievement Awards” by GbaramatuVoice Newspaper.
14-Nigerian Infrastructure Development Awards (NIDA).
15-Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) Merit Award.
16-Dr S.W Martin Momorial Developmental Award
17-Nigerian Young Professionals tv Forum, NYPF wards for the year 2018.
18-The prestigious South-South Leadership Advancement Awards(SSLAA) and summit,2017
19-Governor Of The Year (JOB CREATION) award”by DAAR Communications Limited, owners of African Independent Television (AIT).
20-Delta is Ranked no1 out of the 36th States and FCT in Human Capital Development index by the National Competitive Council of Nigerian
21-World Bank endorsed Delta state job creation scheme for funding support
22-Delta is the best in Contributory Health Insurance in Nigeria
23-Three consecutive overall winner of the National Youth Games.
24-Recently won the National Sports Festival with a record of 163 Golds.