Nioma banner Fidelity bank banner Bayelsa State banner
Okowa proceeds on leave, Deputy to act as Governor

By News Express on 30/06/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 863

•Delta State Acting Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro
•Delta State Acting Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has proceeded on a 15-day leave as part of his annual vacation.

A statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, on Thursday in Asaba said: “In line with the provisions of Section 190 of the 1999 Constitution as amended, the Governor has written to the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly intimating the House of his intention to proceed on his annual leave.

The letter also stated that the Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro will act as Governor during the period of the leave.

Aniagwu quoted the letter as reading: “I send warm greetings to the Right Honourable Speaker, and write to intimate the Honourable House, that I would be proceeding on 15 days leave which will form part of my 2017 annual vacation from Monday, June 26 to Wednesday, July 12, 2017, while the remaining part of my annual leave will be enjoyed later in the year.

“In accordance with Section 190 (1) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999, as amended, His Excellency, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, the Deputy Governor of Delta State, shall perform the duties of my office as Acting Governor during the period of my absence on leave.

“I will greatly appreciate if the foregoing is placed before the Honourable House for Information. Please, accept the assurances of my high regard and best wishes for you and the Honourable Members of the House.”

According to Aniagwu, the Governor is expected to resume work on July 12, 2017 and urged the citizens to extend the same support and cooperation to the Deputy Governor while he performs his functions as Acting Governor.

Source News Express

Posted 30/06/2017 12:49:02 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25 minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

 

You may also like...
Dickson mourns Ogbemudia, Adebayo

Intersociety invites United Nations to unmask sponsors of...

Breaking: Chelsea face Atlético Madrid in Champions League...

Abia Polls: APC candidate kicks as victorious PDP...

Police arrest 280 cattle rustlers in Katsina

State Assembly Speakers emerge in Lagos, Enugu, Kaduna...

Wike, not Amaechi, responsible for insecurity in Rivers...

Obasanjo to military: Intensify mop-up operations in North-East...

Beauty machine that can print logos on fingernail...

Christian Democratic Movement urges churches to teach Christian...

2019: PDP woos Obasanjo

DMO facilitates bailout for 23 states, helps to...

 

Latest News Boko Haram overruns Nigerian military base in second attack in days Lagos may vanish in 2050, warns NCF EFCC taunts Fayose on Twitter, warns of imminent arrest Governor-elect Fayemi unfolds agenda for Ekiti NYSC certificate Saga: SERAP demands explanation from Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun Abandoned Toll Gate: Group slams N1bn suit on Kano, FG over casualties Senate, Reps have no power to suspend me – Omo-Agege Pastor Okotie declares intention to run for 2019 presidency NIMC requires N150bn to enroll every Nigerian – DG Ekiti Election: Fayemi’s triumph a victory for the people — Tinubu Guber Election Victory: Governor Sani-Bello congratulates Fayemi, lauds Ekiti people FG saves over N218bn on personnel cost through IPPIS since inception — Official

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (360,951 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (357,740 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (286,065 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (234,706 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (213,883 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (212,172 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (185,909 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (167,925 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (156,000 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (152,256 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (147,178 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (138,454 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (52) Business & Economy (3,339) Business Verdict (45) Columnists (886) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (516) Features (614) Global Business Monitor (284) International (2,127) Interview (157) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (127) News (37,133) Opinion (1,021) Pidgin (10) Politics (5,565) Religion (783) Sports (1,608) Stock Watch (33) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

'I Am In Severe Pain' Fayose Breaks Down In Tears At...

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement