Delta HOS lauds Okowa on new Secretariat Complex

Delta State Head of Service, Mr. Reginald Bayoko has lauded the State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa for bequeathing a befitting multi-billion naira Secretariat Complex to civil servants after 30 years of creation of Delta State. Mr. Bayoko while giving a vote of thanks at the inauguration of the newly completed ultra-modern Prof. Chike Edozien Secretariat complex by the Vice…

Aniagwu lauds NTA for sustained publicity of Delta activities

Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu has applauded the management and staff of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Asaba for always publicising the activities of the state government.  Mr. Aniagwu made the commendation during a gala night organised by the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), the NTA Chapel, to cap up activities marking…

DTSG To Upscale Girl-Child Empowerment Programme, 2022

BY PATRICK MGBODO/CHIKA KWAMBA Delta State Government yesterday hinted on plans to upscale the Girls Entrepreneurship and Skills Training (GEST) programme to accommodate more beneficiaries by the year 2022. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu gave the clue when he played host to the Ambassador of Girl Child, Queen Esther Bernard in the state…

Okowa drums support for entertainment industry

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has called on the Federal Government and relevant stakeholders to give maximum support for the entertainment industry to thrive in Nigeria. Okowa made the call at the Delta Talent Economic Summit with the theme “The Economy of Talent” at the Event Centre, Asaba, on Wednesday. He said that enormous talents abounded…

Okowa says investment in sports complements economic development

Delta Governor, Sen. Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday said the state government’s investment in sports would boost sports tourism and complement development of the state’s economy. Okowa made this known when he received on courtesy call, the President and National Executive Committee members of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) at Government House, Asaba. He…

DSTG Flags Off 2021 Cassava Devt Programme

Delta State Government has flagged off the 2021 Cassava Development Programme for farmers in the state. Speaking at the flag off ceremony, the state Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Hon. Chief Julius Egbedi stated that the program which was being duplicated at the same time in Warri, was geared towards boosting food production in…

YAGEPreneurs Laud Delta Govt. on New Generator

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh Beneficiaries of the Youth Agricultural and Entrepreneurs Programme (YAGEP) in the 2015/2026 Cycle have commended the Delta State Government for donating a new generator to them to curb the challenge of power supply. Beneficiaries located at the Delta State Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (DARDA), Ibusa made the commendation when they received…