Okowa presents N561.8bn Budget for 2023

Delta Governor and Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday, presented an Appropriation Bill of N561.82 billion for 2023 to the state’s House of Assembly. Christened “Budget of Seamless and Stable Transition”, the governor told the lawmakers that the Bill was made up of N326.6 billion for Capital…

Delta bags US award for sustainable healthcare financing

Delta Government has been conferred with the United States Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (USCDC) Award for exemplary leadership in healthcare financing.  The award – Partnership for Sustainability Healthcare Financing (Budgeting, Release and Expenditure) was announced at the USCDC Biannual Program Performance Review Meeting/2022 End of Project Cycle Symposium held in Abuja.  Receiving the award at…

You can’t become governor with lies, Delta tells Omo-Agege

Delta Government on Tuesday advised All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate in the state, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, to desist from telling lies to hoodwink unsuspecting Deltans into supporting his already failed ambition. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, at a news conference in Asaba said no amount of lies and propaganda deployed by the…

Delta’s Agric Ministry Donates Items To IDPs

In light of the recent flooding in Delta State and following the recent world food day celebration, the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, has reached out to Internally Displaced Persons in the state. The visit was led by the Commissioner, Dr Godfrey Enita, who had in his team the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry,…

YAGEP Was a Boost to my Farm, Says Achuba

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh Chimenma Achuba (Piggery) benefitted from the Delta State Government’s Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurs Programme under the Brown YAGEP category in the 2020/2021 cycle. She hails from Ukwuani Local Government Area and has a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture. She is the CEO of Josrico Enterprise which specializes in pig farming. She shares her story. “The…

Delta 2022: Okowa tasks contractors on projects’ delivery

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta and Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has urged contractors handling projects on facilities for 21st National Sports Festival being hosted by the state to redouble their efforts and meet completion deadline. Okowa made the call on Thursday while speaking with newsmen after inspecting ongoing projects at Stephen…