DTSG Out To Boost Livestock Production – Egbedi

In keeping with part of the Stronger Delta agenda of making Delta State the food basket of the nation, the Delta State government has today undertaken the training of 100 poultry farmers. Addressing farmers during the opening the opening ceremony of the training on poultry production in Ibusa, the Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources,…

Charles Aniagwu

Delta secures $40 million dollars PPP for Songhai project

Delta Government says $40 million dollars is to be injected for the upgrade of agricultural activities at Songhai Delta in Amukpe under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu disclosed this on Friday at Government House, Asaba, while briefing journalists on some of the decisions reached at the State…

Staff Training Necessary For Improved Service Delivery – Egbedi

Delta State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Chief Julius Egbedi, has stressed on the relevance of training and retraining of the workforce of any organisation. Egbedi made this known during the flagoff of a four day performance improvement workshop with the theme “Developing effective marketing strategies in a public enterprise”, for officers on salary…

More universities in Delta necessary – Okowa

Delta Governor, Sen. Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on Friday deplored criticism by leadership of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) that the state government was proliferating universities with the recent establishment of three new ones in the state, saying it was a necessity.. He explained that the universities were established to broaden access to the teeming…

Delta Won’t Ignore Ailing Federal Institutions, Aniagwu

Delta State Government yesterday made it clear why the seeming negligence of federal-owned facilities and institutions within its jurisdiction cannot be stomached. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu disclosed this when he played host to the management of the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), Asaba, led by their new General Manager, Mr. Innocent Negha. Recognizing…

Anti Open-Grazing Law: DTSG to inaugurate Local Government Taskforce

Eshedagho Grace In ensuring safety of farmers and guarantee food sufficiency, the Chairman of the State Livestock Management Committee, (DSLMC), Chief Julius Egbedi has promised to inaugurate Local Government Taskforce Officers across the 25 local Government Areas of the State. Chief Julius Egbedi who is also the Honourable Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources said…

Delta girl-child empowerment scheme solution to gender discrimination, poverty, low self-esteem – Okowa

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday said his administration’s passion for girl-child empowerment was predicated on the need to break away from issues of gender discrimination, poverty and low self-esteem among young women. He stated this at the graduation of beneficiaries of the 2021/2022 Girls’ Entrepreneurship and Skills Training Programme (Project GEST) at…

Aniagwu Cautions Against Frequent Postings In Command Schools

The attention of the Nigerian Military High Command was yesterday drawn to the adverse effects that its frequent postings of Commandants may pose across its secondary education institutions. This was consequent upon the posting of the 17th Commandant of Command Secondary School, Mbiri, (Ika North-East Local Government Area) since the school was established 17 years…

DTSG Promises To Host The Best National Sports Festival

Delta State Government has reiterated its commitment to hosting the best National Sports Festival in the country. The Secretary to the Delta State Government, Chief Patrick Ukah, who also is the Chairman of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the festival, made this known today during a board meeting of the LOC at the Football…