Delta govt releases N5 billion for pension arrears

Delta State Government on Monday released the sum of N5 billion for the payment of pension arrears to retirees in the state.  A statement by the State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu said the sum of N2.5 billion was released for the payment of pension arrears for state pensioners while N2.5 billion was also…

STEP Made Me the Man I Am- Nwaokolo

  Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh   Prosper Nwaokolo was trained in Electrical Installation and Maintenance in the 2016/2017 STEP cycle. He hails from Aniocha South LGA and is the CEO of P & N Electrical Services. He has executed many electrical installation and maintenance projects and has fabricated electrical devices such as stabilizers and fuel-free generators. Five years later,…

2023: Only PDP can reset Nigeria to working ways – Okowa

Peoples Democratic Party Vice Presidential Candidate and Governor of Delta, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday said the All Progressives Congress, APC has led the country into becoming world poverty capital.  Speaking at the inauguration of the Delta State PDP Campaign Council in Asaba, Okowa said only a party with relevant experience like the PDP…

Legacy of a Better Business Environment (PART 2)

Okowanomics Fact Sheet No. 9, October-B 2022 1.0 INTRODUCTION Okowanomics Fact Sheet Series is a semi-monthly [twice-a-month] bulletin of evidence-based “Fact Sheets” showing Governor Okowa’s spectacular achievements in the social, infrastructural and economic development of Delta State. The Fact Sheet Series is a “book of chronicles” of Governor Okowa’s legacies and footprints in the geopolitical…

Delta to issue white paper on Evwreni crisis

Delta Government, on Tuesday, said it would issue a white paper on the report of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry into the intra communal conflict in Evwreni town, Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state.  The Commissioner for Works in charge of Highways and Urban Roads, Mr. Noel Omodon disclosed this while briefing journalists…

Delta State Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria Postpones 2022 Final Year Examinations

By Donald Ojebo The November 2022 Nursing and Midwifery Council Examination for the final year Nursing Students in the various State Schools of Nursing and the Delta State University, Abraka has been put on hold pending when all the contending issues are sorted out and a new date will be communicated to them. The Delta State Commissioner for Health Dr. Mordi Ononye made this known today when he addressed…