Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has appointed Dr. Joseph Utumara as Chairman of the board of the newly established Warri/Uvwie and Environs Special Area Development Agency.
TheNewsGuru (TNG) reports Governor Okowa also appointed Comrade Ovuozorie Macaulay as Managing Director (MD) of the Agency.
Recall that the Delta State House of Assembly in May passed the Warri/Uvwie and Environs Special Area Development Agency Bill 2019.
The bill provided the law for the establishment of the Warri/Uvwie and Environs Special Area Development Agency, its administrative structure, functions and powers of the board and other matters connected therewith.
Members appointed into the board by Governor Okowa include Dr Sunny Ezonfade, Mrs Amaka Egboro and Prince Kelly Otuedon.
TNG reports the Governor has forwarded the names to the Delta State House of Assembly for confirmation.