… We Have A Lot To Celebrate – Okowa.
As part of the activities to mark the third anniversary of the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa administration, Delta State Government would hold an inter-denominational praise and worship programme in Asaba.
Chairman of the organising committee for the anniversary celebration, Senator Emmanuel Aguariavwodo, in a statement, said that the programme which is billed to hold on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at the Event Centre, Asaba from 9.00am will feature eminent preachers, and renowned gospel singers.
Artistes expected to perform at the event, according to him, include Chioma Jesus, Sammy Okpozo, Prosper Ochimana, David G, Samsong, Elijah Oyelade, and Onyekan Dunsin.
According to him, “Deltans have a lot of reasons to celebrate, it is celebration of peace, unity, positive development in terms of landmark infrastructure. This year’s celebration is unique, we are celebrating three years of God’s goodness on Deltans through the instrumentality of Governor Okowa’s administration”
He enjoined Deltans and lovers of democracy to come and celebrate God’s goodness to the state through praise and thanksgiving,
Meanwhile, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has said the people of Delta State has a lot to celebrate.
The Governor who spoke with enthusiasm shortly after inspecting some of the landmark projects executed by his administration on Tuesday, 22 May, 2018, told Journalists that three years after, Deltans have a lot to celebrate and thank God for .
“From 9 am on Tuesday, May 29, we will gather at the Event Centre to celebrate peace, to thank God for the peace and progress we have made as a state, the programme will be beamed live for Deltans who may not be able to join us at the Event Centre to participate in giving praise, dance and dance to the glory of God for His goodness,” the Governor said.
He continued, “we have just inspected the Stephen Keshi Stadium, the Asaba Airport and the storm drainage projects and we are happy with the level of progress made in the execution of the projects, we have adopted regular monitoring of the projects to ensure that the jobs are done to specification and delivered on time.”
The Governor who was accompanied by all the members of the State Executive Council as the inspection commenced immediately after their meeting, disclosed that the contractors have been ordered to work day and night to ensure that they deliver the projects before scheduled dates.
He noted that the runway of the Asaba International Airport will be completed before May 29, observing that the runway was very critical for the effective functioning of the airport.