• Former Delta Governor Felix Ibru buried in Agbarho-Otor

    Former Delta Governor Felix Ibru buried in Agbarho-Otor

    The corpse of Felix Ibru, former governor of Delta State, who died on March 12, arrived the country this afternoon and was immediately buried in his hometown, Agbarho-Otor.

    The body of the late businessman was accorded a guard of honour by policemen with 10-gun salute, Punch reports.

    Earlier a funeral service was held for him at the All Saints’ Cathedral Church in Ughelli.

    Ibru, the first civilian governor of Delta State, died on March 12 at the age of 80.

    The funeral service was […]

  • Delta government immortalises former Governor Felix Ibru

    Delta government immortalises former Governor Felix Ibru

    The Delta State secretariat complex in Asaba was, yesterday, named after the first civilian governor of the state, the late Felix Ibru.

    Also to be named after the deceased is the senate building of the Delta State University, Abraka, subject to approval by the institution’s Governing Council.

    Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, who made the disclosure at a valedictory session, held at Unity Hall, Government House, Asaba, described Olorogun Ibru as a “pioneer, visionary, accomplished professional, entrepreneur par excellence, astute politician and […]