WARRI/UVWIE DEVT. AGENCY: Obire Lauds Okowa For Signing The Bill....Says Action Will Speed-Up Urban Renewal Of The Greater Warri Area!

Ifeanyi Okowa & O'diakpo Obire.

The Delta State Progressive People’s Alliance (PPA), gubernatorial candidate in the recently concluded 2019 general elections, Dr. O'diakpo Obire has lauded the Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa for the important step he has taken in signing the Warri/Uvwie and Environs Development Agency Bill into law.


Dr. Obire opined that this noble step will urgently address social and infrastructure challenges of Warri, Effurun and environs and midwife an accelerated urban renewal in the area.

Obire, in a statement on Friday released by his Media Office and signed by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Comrade Musa O'Karo Ugasa, said Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and the Delta State Government deserve commendation.

 “Governor Ifeanyi Okowa deserves commendation for taking an uncommon step towards speedy urban renewal in the Greater Warri Area by signing the Warri/Uvwie and Environs Development Agency Bill into law.

"By this visionary decision, the Governor has scored another first in ensuring the major commercial towns get urgent attention for renewal. The expected urban renewal will boost economic activities in the area and create numerous jobs.

"It is obvious even to the unwary that Gov. Okowa is a visionary, given his innovative programs designed to sustainably develop the State. My appeal to him, however, is to ensure that he appoints competent hands with the mental capacity and character to drive his laudable programs to fruition", the statement concluded.