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…

Okowa, others eulogise late Justice Samuel Oseji

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, on Wednesday, eulogised the late Supreme Court Judge, Justice Samuel Oseji, saying he was an incorruptible jurist and a man of unassailable integrity whose death was a great loss to Delta and Nigeria. Okowa spoke at a “Night of Tributes” for the late Jurist held at the Court of Appeal, Asaba.…

Eboh Lauds State Government on Economic, Social Development.

By Gertrude Onyekachukwu-Uteh The Delta State Government has been commended for its efforts at promoting the Sustainable Development Goals’ global framework for economic and social development through its policies and programmes. The Chief Job and Wealth Creation Officer of the Delta State Job and Wealth Creation Bureau, Prof Eric Eboh, made the commendation during an…

PDP Convention: We’re now ready to rescue Nigeria – Okowa

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the successful conduct of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s National Convention was a pointer to the party’s readiness to rescue Nigeria from the current hopelessness that pervades the country. Okowa stated this while speaking on Channels Television’s “Politics Today” monitored in Asaba. He said that Nigerians were…

Nigeria in bad shape, needs urgent rescue – PDP

The two-day National Convention of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) commenced on Saturday in Abuja, with leaders of the party deploring the poor state of Nigeria and urged citizens to support the party’s mission to salvage the country. The leaders, who included former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, said that the country had never been in…