Delta Govt. Holds Workshop for STEP Trainers

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh and Ese Laura Oghene In preparation for the smooth take-off of the of the Delta State Government’s Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) 2022 cycle, a workshop has been organized for STEP trainers. The Trainers’ Workshop which took place in Asaba was attended by 135 verified trainers selected by the Delta State…

Yagep Took Me from Grass to Grace, Says Ejomafuvwe

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh and Laura Ese Oghene Ejomafuvwe Oghenero Vincent is the CEO of Vincent Ejoafuvwe Farm located at Aghalokpe. He is an SSCE holder. He hails from Okpe Local Government Area. He had no money to further his education, but took advantage of the Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurs Programme (YAGEP) in the 2019/2020 cycle to…

Okowa deplores rising insecurity in Nigeria

Governor of Delta and Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has deplored the rising insecurity in Nigeria, saying the country was better secured in the past. Okowa, who spoke at the funeral mass in honour of late Senator Patrick Osakwe at St. Augustine’s Catholic Church, Ugiliamai, Ndokwa West Local…

Ijeh Scores Okowa’s Administration High In Youth Development

by Matthew Okoata The Commissioner for Directorate of Humanitarian and Community Support Services, Dr. Darlington Ijeh has described the State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa as “Youths’ friendly Governor”. Dr. Ijeh disclosed this yesterday during a Bridge radio programme: Delta Political Vanguard Half Hour, monitored in Asaba. The half-hour programme is deployed to  educate it’s teaming…

UNPRECEDENTED NETWORK OF ROADS, URBAN RENEWAL AND BOOST OF THE SERVICES SECTOR

Okowanomics Fact Sheet No. 4, August-A 2022 INTRODUCTIONOkowanomics Scorecard Series is a semi-monthly bulletin of evidence-based “Fact Sheets” showing Governor Okowa’s spectacular achievements in the social, infrastructural and economic development of Delta State. The Scorecard Series is a “book of chronicles” of Governor Okowa’s legacies and footprints in the geopolitical entity of Delta State. It…

2023 budget will focus on outstanding projects, debt reduction -DTSG

Delta Government on Monday commenced bilateral discussions with its Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) on its proposed budget of N459 billion for the year 2023. This is coming after the consideration of the Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP), the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF), and other budgetary instruments by the State Executive Council (SEC). Explaining several…