Okowa bags best governor on peace, conflict resolution

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, has bagged the ‘Best Governor of the year’ award on Peace and Conflict Resolution in the recently concluded 2021 National Peace Awards. The award which was bestowed on the governor at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, was in recognition of his outstanding accomplishments in promotion of peace, conflict resolution and…

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How Gov. Okowa Changed My Unemployment Story to Testimony, Says YAGEP Beneficiary

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh EROMEDOGHENE EZEKIEL (2016/2017 CYCLE)LGA: ISOKO NORTHENTERPRISE: FISH PRODUCTION That the Delta State Government’s job creation programme has taken thousands of Deltan youths off the streets by training and establishing them in vocational and agricultural enterprises of their choice is stating the obvious. Testimonies abound of their business successes across the state. One…

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Delta Targets 70 Percent Universal Health Coverage By 2023

Expanding the Delta State contributory health insurance scheme to achieve 70 percent universal health coverage by 2023 through improved financing mechanisms was brought to the front-burner yesterday. The one-day seminar organized by the State Contributory Health Commission (DSCHC) featured the Chief Economic Adviser to the Governor, Prof Sylvester Monye; the Chief Economic Adviser to the…

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Okowa mourns ex-commissioner, Joseph Ogeh

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has expressed sadness on the passing of immediate past Commissioner for Housing in the state, Mr Joseph Ogeh. Ogeh, a renowned consulting architect, reportedly died in the early hours of Sunday in Warri. He was 56. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the…

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