|Delta State Gov., Mr. Ifeanyi Okowa
has amended the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission
(DESOPADEC) law, 2015, empowering the governor to extend the tenure of board
for not more than one year.
law followed a motion moved by the Deputy Majority Leader of the Assembly, Mr
Oboro Preyor at the plenary on Thursday in Asaba
first and second reading of the DESOPADEC Amendment Bill.
include a new section which would empower the governor through a request to the
assembly to extend tenure of the board.
of Order 12 rules 75, 76, 77, 78, 79 and 80 of the house to enable it to take
the third reading and pass the bill.
bill was seconded by Mrs. Orezi Esievo, representing Isoko South Constituency I.
the amendment to vote and it was unanimously carried, thanking the lawmakers
for the attention given the executive bill and its speedy passage.
Ifeanyi Okowa for approval for the state to issue a contingent but irrevocable
Standing Payment Order in respect of the Warri-Effurun Water Supply Improvement
the consideration and approval.
Council at its 19th meeting on Nov. 14, 2017 approved N4.5 billion
performance guarantee by Fidelity Bank on behalf of the state government.
Federal Government Support Agreement in respect of the Warri-Effurun Water
Development Project Concession.
state government granting an irrevocable standing order through the Federal
Ministry of Finance to cover the termination, among others.