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Delta Governor Disowns Aide Over Comment Disparaging Isoko Nation…Says Commissioner for Information, CPS Are Only Authorised Appointees To Speak

Delta Governor Disowns Aide Over Comment Disparaging Isoko Nation…Says Commissioner for Information, CPS Are Only Authorised Appointees To Speak

NEWS
The Delta State Government has disowned one of the Governor's aide who made 'official statement' reportedly insulting the people of Isoko nation, saying that only the Commissioner for Information and the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor has authority to issue statement on behalf of the government. BigPen Online recalls that reports had quoted the Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on DESOPADEC Matters, Mr. Prosper Edo who described Isoko people who protested last week over the condition of Isoko-kwale-Asaba road as “uninformed miscreants”. Reports had credited the story to the governor, whom it said called Isoko people as bunch of “miscreants” for embarking on the protest in which they reeled out several vex issues. The governor aide while reacting to the protest
Okowa Aide Locked Out Of Govt House In Attempt To Disrupt Peace Parlay Meeting

Okowa Aide Locked Out Of Govt House In Attempt To Disrupt Peace Parlay Meeting

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
  A Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Comrade Victor Egbo was locked out of Government House Asaba, the state capital on Thursday following an alleged attempts to disrupt a meeting convey by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), with Isoko National Youth Assembly (INYA) led by Comrade Ovie Umuakpo. It was gathered that Governor Okowa had during the week directed the SSG to meet with the Umuakpo-led youths group to address their grievances, particularly on the blockage of Isoko-Kwale-Asaba which caused many passengers and motorists to be stranded on Monday. BigPen Online learnt that Egbo, an aide to the governor on youth development, who is also a factional president of Isoko National Youth Assembly had mobilized youths to stormed the Government House to ...
Why We Blocked Isoko-kwale-Asaba Expressway Against Motorists For 7 Hours – Isoko Youths

Why We Blocked Isoko-kwale-Asaba Expressway Against Motorists For 7 Hours – Isoko Youths

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
  Isoko National Youth Assembly (INYA) Worldwide has explained the rationale behind the protest in which they barricaded the Isoko-kwale-Asaba expressway on Monday, saying that their main target is to prod the state and federal government toward plight of Isoko nation and her youths. BigPen Online recalls that the youths at early hours of yesterday had cause serious gridlock on the Aradhe section of the deplorable Isoko-kwale-Asaba expressway which has become a serious embarrassment to the state government. In a statement by Secretary General of INYA, Comrade Amos Ogbokor made available to BigPen Online, the group said the protest was part of its struggle to emancipate the Isoko youths in particular and the Isoko people in general from abject poverty and backwardness. ...