Mulade Urges Okowa To Appoint Competent Persons On Merits In His Second Tenure, Commends Governor For Setting Up Transition Committee

By Celestine Uka

Niger Delta community leader, Amb. Comrade Sheriff Mulade has urged the Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, to appoint competent and credible people into his cabinet to fast track development in the second term of his administration.

He advised Governor Okowa to pick those who are tested, proven and trusted in handling the affairs of the State no matter their positions within the political family.

Comrade Mulade an environmentalist gave the charge while congratulating Governor Okowa for his electoral victory said, “the second term of Okowa administration deserved the support of trustworthy and reliable Deltans”. He pointed out that the Governor performed creditably well during his first tenure and expressed the optimism that the second tenure would be better.

The Activist said that he contributed financially to the success of the party at the State level, and told journalists in Warri area that despite Governor Okowa’s leadership skills, he still needed more credible and competent hands as members of the State Exco to take Delta State to the promised land.

According to him. having a good teamwork with competent and talented hands would increase the productivity of the State, particularly in areas like finance, health, education and agricultural sectors.

He therefore commended the Governor for stressing that membership of his transition committee was not an automatic ticket for membership of the State Executive Council, but said that those with antecedents who have made positive impacts should be considered for dividends of democracy to spread to all parts of the state.




The Egbema Youth Council (EYC), newly elected President General Mr. Bright Maya and the entire Executive members on behalf of the Kingdoms’ Youth Council has congratulated the Incumbent and governor-elect of Delta State, Dr. Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa for his well-deserved victory on governorship election conducted March 2019 and the inauguration come May, 29th 2019.

Egbema youth Council is a central youth body in Egbema Kingdom that advocates for the unity and development of the kingdom.

The newly elected and inaugurated president general of the youth council during the weekend at Warri hosted a press briefing and sends his congratulatory message to the elected Governor of Delta state, he urged the Governor-elect, the Senator-elect, the House of Representatives and House of Assembly members-elect to take as priority the development of the Egbema Kingdom and Delta State in general.

He expressed confidence that governor Ifeanyi Okowa will do more tremendously for the Ijaws in Egbema kingdom in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State.

In his words “we are optimistic that Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa will do for the Egbema Ijaw-ibe in warri North more than before”.

He urged the newly elected members to use their good offices to attract developmental projects to the Egbema kingdom to alleviate the plights of the egbema indigenes because we are suffering a lot like third class citizens in the scheme of things in the state.

Mr. Bright Maya equally stated that Egbema kingdom does not forbid modern social amenities, higher educational institutions, modernized healthcare institutions and the likes.

He as well admonished all the youths from Egbema kingdom in Nigeria and diaspora to support the Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowas’ administration in the state to fruition.