Delta scholarship board goes tough on bursary payment

The Delta State Scholarship Board has commenced measures to restore sanity in the disbursement of bursary and scholarships to deserving beneficiaries.
Hon. Sam Igumbor, chairman of the board stated this while speaking with journalists in Asaba.
He maintained that with the process in place, [...]

Sat, 11 June 2016

Delta assembly worry over dwindling revenue

The Delta State House of Assembly has lamented that dwindling resources and economic crunch in the country is having serious negative impact on the capacity of the government to meet basic commitments.
Speaker of the Assembly, Hon. Monday Ovwigho Igboya, stated this while presenting his report c [...]

Sat, 11 June 2016

We are ready for 2019, says Delta Speaker

The speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly Speaker, Monday Igbuya, has described the newly elected state chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as “a man of huge ability and a politician of conviction and integrity.”
Reacting to the recently concluded party’s cong [...]

Mon, 06 June 2016

Delta moves to check unwholesome meat consumption

To check and eliminate the influx of quacks in the butcher profession and eliminate the consumption of unwholesome and unfit meat across the state, Delta state government has been advised to build standard abattoirs across the state.
A communique reached by the Delta State Ministry of Agricultur [...]

Mon, 06 June 2016

Lawmaker pledges quality representation to constituents

The lawmaker representing Udu Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Peter Uviejitobor, has promised to represent his people well.
Speaking with journalists in Asaba, he stated that his election was an opportunity for him to serve his people effectively for growth and development [...]

Sun, 01 May 2016

Delta state empowers 540 STEP beneficiaries with kits

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state has empowered about 540 beneficiaries of Skills Acquisition, Empowerment, and Entrepreneurial Program, STEP, with starter packs and cash to begin their own businesses.
At the presentation ceremony in Asaba, the governor stated that the empowerment was anchor [...]

Tue, 26 April 2016

Uduaghan worry over loss of lives, trailers gridlock

The Delta State Commissioner for Transportation, Vincent Uduaghan, has expressed regrets over the loss of lives arising from trailers and tankers parked indiscriminately on the roads.
The commissioner expressed the disappointment while declaring open an eight-day induction course for new staff o [...]

Sun, 17 April 2016

Edo, Delta move to resolve boundary disputes

To avert further re-occurrence of crises between Edo and Delta communities over boundary issues, the National Boundary Commission in conjunction with the Surveyor General of the Federation, Edo State Deputy Governor Pius Odubu and his Delta State counterpart, Kingsley Otuaro, have met on how to resolv [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


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