The Presidency’s position was contained in a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu.
The House also said it was standing by the decisions reached by the Southern Governors at their recent meeting in Asaba, Delta State.
Seventeen governors from the southern states met in Asaba, Delta State on Tuesday under the aegis of the SGF and issued a communiqué banning open grazing of cattle, called for the restructuring of the federation, and adherence to the federal character principle in federal appointments,
The governors, during their meeting on Tuesday in Asaba, Delta State, under the aegis of the Southern Governors’ Forum, had resolved to ban open grazing of cattle in their states.
The governor disclosed this on Tuesday, while inspecting ongoing projects at the new Dennis Osadebe University, Asaba.
The governor made the announcement at a pre-departure prayer session for the contingent at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that markets, filling stations, shops, motor parks and other business organisation were closed in Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele, Agbor and other parts of the state.
Wike stated this when he led a delegation from Rivers State on a condolence visit to Governor Okowa at the Government House, Asaba.
The DESOPADEC boss while speaking during the dinner and awards night organised by the Forum of Accountants of Delta State Civil Service held in Asaba on Sunday, also challenged accountants in the country that Nigerians are looking up to them in navigating the country from its current economic position.
Okowa commiserated with the military in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika in Asaba on Friday.
According to a statement from the Delta State Government House, Asaba, which was made available to newsmen on Tuesday, the leaders and people from the region made the demand at a consultative meeting with a Federal Government delegation of ministers and other stakeholders from the region at the Government House, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
In a communique issued at the end of its two-day meeting on Friday in Asaba, Delta State, the Council, however, stressed that the Games would be held under strict COVID-19 protocols.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the roundtable was held at the ongoing NFVCB’s Consumer Forum, with the theme: “Financing Creative Industry,” holding from August 11 to 14 in Asaba, Delta State.
Hafiz Inuwa, the Command’s Commissioner of Police, confirmed the tragic development to journalists on Friday in Asaba.
Its Chief Executive Officer, Captain Roy Ilegbodu, made this known in a statement by Adebanji Ola, the Communications Manager, on Thursday in Lagos.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Secretary to the Anambra State Government, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu, and his Delta State counterpart, Chiedu Ebie, held a meeting at the Asaba end of the bridgehead.
The Secretary to the State Government, Chiedu Ebie, who disclosed this to newsmen on Tuesday at Government House, Asaba, said the process of setting up the security outfit was being worked out.
The Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Patrick Ukah, has charged private school owners in the state not to engage in online classes for the third term of 2019/2020 academic session.
The Delta State Government on Wednesday disclosed that two new cases of coronavirus had been confirmed in the state.
The Delta State Government has commended the Nigerian Army high command for arresting two soldiers who were caught on video unleashing mayhem on women and residents of Warri.