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OKOWA SAYS ENTREPRENEURSHIP, WAY OUT OF UNEMPLOYMENT *** Flags Off 2016 Empowerment Scheme

  Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa on 28/09/16, inaugurated the 2016 cycle of his administration’s job creation scheme saying entrepreneurship is the way out of the unemployment challenges facing the country. According to the governor, getting jobs in government organizations are becoming very difficult based on the high number of graduates chasing the … Continue reading

DELTA REPLIES OSHIOMOLE’S ALLEGATION AGAINST GOVERNOR OKOWA

The Delta State Government notes with great concern the statement credited to the Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, accusing Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa of deploying militants to Edo State to allegedly disrupt the now postponed governorship election earlier slated for Saturday, 10th September, 2016. This allegation is baseless, unfounded, spurious and tendentious. … Continue reading

DTSG States Position on Anti-Kidnapping Bill

DELTA STATE MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SUMMIT ROAD, ASABA April 19, 2013 Press release On Wednesday, April 17, 2013, the Delta State House of Assembly overrode the veto exercised by the Governor of the state, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, CON, on the Bill passed by the House prescribing the death penalty for persons convicted of kidnapping. … Continue reading

DELTA SENDS SOS TO FG, PRIVATE SECTOR, OTHERS AS FLOOD SUBMERGES MORE COMMUNITIES IN DELTA

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has called on the Federal Government, the private sector, philanthropists and well meaning Nigerians to urgently come to the aid of the state as flood submerges more communities in the state. Speaking in Asaba while reviewing the damage caused so far by the flooding, the Governor said that the … Continue reading

DELTA COMMENCES VERIFICATION EXERCISE OF TEACHERS AS GOVT, AGREES TO PAY 27% SALARY INCREASE

The Delta State government has commenced a verification exercise to fish out ghost workers in public primary and secondary schools to ascertain the actual staff strength of teachers in the schools. The State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan who disclosed this at the Inter-denominational Independence Thanksgiving service in Asaba, also hinted that there would no longer … Continue reading

DELTA SET TO PHASES OUT OKADA, AS UDUAGHAN COMMISSIONS 1,250 Keke Napep … Extends Ban to Nov. 1st

The Delta state government commenced the phasing out of Okada (commercial motorcycles) in Asaba the Delta state capital and other major cities including Warri, Effrun and Udu, when Governor Uduaghan commissioned 1,250 tricycles with a warning to politicians not to interfere with the distribution of the tricycles as it was exclusively reserved for commercial motorcycle … Continue reading

ASAGBA OF ASABA CONDOLES DELTA FLOOD VICTIMS

The Asagba of Asaba, ObiĀ  (Prof) Chike Edozien has expressed sympathy for flood victims in Asaba, Delta State capital and environs and appealed to the Federal Government to establish office of theĀ  National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Local Government Areas of the state for prompt emergency response. The Asagba who was represented by the … Continue reading