Face your dispute with FG, DTSG chides ASUU

Delta State Government has called on the leadership of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to concentrate on how tertiary institutions in the country could commence academic activities rather than maligning it to score cheap political points.  The Commissioner for Higher Education in the state, Prof. Patrick Muoboghare, made the call while reacting to some allegations…

Delta Agro-Industrial Park ready Nov.

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Thursday, said the Agro-Industrial Park being executed by his administration at Aboh-Ogwashi, Aniocha South Local Government Area, would be ready for inauguration in November, 2022. Speaking with journalists shortly after inspecting ongoing works at the park, the governor, who said that the contracting firm had assured on the completion…

I Am Happy Contributing to My Children’s Education – YAGEPreneur Etoroma

  By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh   PATIENCE ETOROMA is a product of the Delta State Government’s Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurs Programme (YAGEP.) She was trained and established in Fish Production in the 2016/2017 cycle. She hails from Isoko South and is the CEO of Oruogho and Sons Enterprise located at Egbokodo-Itsekiri in Warri South Local Government Area. She…

I Can Never Work for Anyone Again – STEPreneur Utomi

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu UTOMI UCHE was trained and established in Catering and Confectionery in the 2017/2018 cycle of the Delta State Government’s Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP.) She hails from Oshimili South Local Government Area. With a degree in Entrepreneurial Studies, Uche is the CEO of SammySlice Confectionery in Asaba. Uche is a goal-getter and has made remarkable progress within threeyears of establishment far beyond her start-up package. She is an seasoned entrepreneur,…

Many Youths In Delta Are Purposefully Engaged Through YAGEP – Eyimeje

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh ANNA ONOME EYIMEJE, a graduate of Sociology,is a beneficiary of the Delta State Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurs Programme (YAGEP) in the 2016/2017 cycle. She is the CEO of Anazek and Sons Enterprise located at the Fish Farm Cluster at Egbokodo-Itsekiriin Warri South Local Government Area (LGA). She hails from Ethiope East LGA. She shares her story.    “From two fish ponds and 2,000 fingerlings, I now have six fish ponds stocked…

I Can Contribute To My Home’s Upkeep, Children’s Education Through YAGEP – YAGEPreneur Stella Awulor

  By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh STELLA AWULOR hails from Ika North East Local Government Area and is the CEO of AkaChukwu Fish Farm located at Egbokodo-Itsekiri in Warri South West Local Government Area. She is four years in business, having enrolled in the 2016/2017 Cycle of the Delta State Government’s Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurs Programme (YAGEP.)    In…

2023: Delta PDP rules out imposition of candidates

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party in Delta State have been assured of a free contest and level playing ground for all aspirants in the 2023 general election. Commissioner for Information in the state, Charles Aniagwu disclosed this at a news conference in Asaba as part of the resolutions reached at the stakeholders meeting on…

2023 Presidency: Consensus candidacy best for unity – Saraki

Former President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, said all Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential hopefuls from the North were working for a consensus candidate to foster desired unity in the country. Saraki disclosed this in Asaba on Monday when he led other aspirants, including Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State and…

Mother, Child Hospital ready April – Okowa

Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the Advanced Diagnostic Medical Centre and the Mother and Child Hospital in Owa-Alero, would be ready for inauguration at the end of April, 2022. Okowa disclosed this at the weekend while fielding questions from journalists shortly after inspecting the twin medical facilities being executed by the state…