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…

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…

STEP Is My Dream Come True, Says Ekene

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh and Ese Laura Oghene Solomon Ekene has an HND in Electrical Electronics. He hails from Aniocha South Local Government Area. He is the CEO of Ekso Electrical Enterprises. He was trained and established in Electrical Installation and Maintenance in the Delta State Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) in the 2015/2016 cycle. Ekene…

I Trained 26 Persons for Free to Complement Okowa’s Efforts, Says STEPreneur Onyedum

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh Marvis Onyedum, the CEO of Marvis Unique Catering Services, Effurun, enrolled in the Delta State Government’s Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) in the 2015/2016 cycle as a non-indigene beneficiary. Since establishment, Marvis has carved a niche for herself as an entrepreneur and as a job creation trainer. She voluntarily trained 26…

Delta to set up environmental sanitation taskforce

Delta government on Thursday approved the setting up of environmental sanitation taskforce to enhance the cleanliness of the State. This was part of the decisions reached at the State Executive Council meeting presided over by the Secretary to State Government, Chief Patrick Ukah at Government House, Asaba. In a post Exco briefing, the Commissioner for…

STEP Is a Life Changer, Says Egwede

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh Voke Faith Egwede got enrolled in the 2017/2018 cycle of the Delta State Government’s Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Training (STEP.) She hails from Ughelli North Local Government Area and is the CEO of Jazz Stitches. She is a Brown STEP beneficiary who became a job creation trainer five months after establishment with starter…

LEGACY OF A TRANSFORMED HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

Okowanomics Fact Sheet No. 3, July-B 2022 INTRODUCTION Okowanomics 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.…