ASABA – GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa has announced former Director General of the Direct Labour Agency, DLA, Mr Festus Agas as the Secretary to the Delta State Government.
The Governor made the disclosure ,Sunday, at a reception organised in his honour after a thanksgiving service held at St. Philip’s Anglican Church, Asaba.
According to him, the appointment of Mr. Agas takes immediate effect signalling the commencement of political appointments for his administration.
Agas apart from been a former DG of the DLA, the SSG who hails from Oteri-Ughelli was elected into the State House of Assembly to represent Ughelli North constituency II in 1999 and was reelected in 2003, within which period he was elected Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly.
Okowa at the reception, thanked Deltans for believing and trusting him and his Deputy, Mr Kingsley Otuaro assuring, “in all that we do, we will look at the common good of all.”