DTSG Begins Mass Distribution of Treated Mosquito Nets, June

An estimated four million Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs) are expected to be delivered to the Delta State Government for onward distribution to households across the 25 Local Government Areas of the state. This was disclosed by the Commissioner for Health, Dr. Mordi Ononye, during an advocacy visit to the Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu…

No political party can compete with PDP in Delta — Aniagwu

Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu has said that with the remarkable achievements recorded by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, it would be very difficult for any political party to compete with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. Speaking on Arise Television “The Morning Show” monitored in Asaba, Aniagwu said he can beat…

Entrepreneurship, Business Management Training Made Me What I Am – STEPreneur Adibor

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh   Prosper Adibor has a BSc in Accounting and is the CEO of Prosperity Leather Works, Warri. Though re-trained in Shoe Making in the State Government’s Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP), he had previously acquired knowledge in other aspects of leather works such as making of bags, purses, and belts.  With…

Aniagwu Urges Corps Members On Self Development

Corps members have been called upon to always seek ways develop themselves towards relevance while in service. Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu, made this call at the send-off party organized by the Ministry of Information for the 2021/2022 Batch B corps members, who passed out today. Mr. Aniagwu said that the one-year…

University of Delta gets medical school

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Thursday announced that a contract for the construction of facilities for the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University of Delta, Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area of the state would be awarded in a few weeks. Okowa made the disclosure at the opening of Royal Mira…

I Changed My Skill to Uphold Gov. Okowa’s Vision to Make Me a Job, Wealth Creator – YAGEPreneur Olori

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh From Information Communication Technology (ICT) for which he was trained and established in the 2015/2016 STEP Cycle, Dennis Olori, unable to find fulfilment in it, migrated to Fish Production and Poultry. As the CEO of Dennis Olori Farm in Oleh in Isoko South Local Government Area where he hails from, his passion…

Okowa tasks traditional rulers on tourism promotion

Delta Governor, Sen. Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday charged traditional rulers in the country to be ambassadors of tourism promotion as custodians of culture and traditions of their respective communities. He gave the charge in Asaba while inaugurating the newly-reconstituted Delta State Traditional Rulers’ Council. The governor urged the traditional rulers to play active role…

DTSG To Tackle Building Permit Defaulters

As part of efforts to curb the incessant cases of building collapse, the Delta State Government has declared that developers who default in obtaining valid building permits from the government will be subjected to the full wrath of the law. The Delta State Commissioner for Urban Renewal, Olorogun Arthur-Akpowowo, who made this known, said the…

I Hope to Establish Skill Acquisition Centre to Train People on Leather Works, Modern Fashion -STEPreneur Aphia

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh APHIA, ROSELINE, a 2017/2018 Cycle beneficiary of the Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP), is our STEPreneur for the week. Roseline hails from Ughelli North Local Government Area and was trained and established in Fashion Design and Tailoring. She is a trainer, an employer and the CEO of Fit Style Fashion Enterprise…