Know Delta State
Delta State is an oil and agricultural producing state of Nigeria, situated in the region known as the South-South geo-political zone with a population of 4,098,291 (males: 2,674,306; females: 2,024,085). The capital city is Asaba, located at the northern end of the state, with an estimated area of 762 square kilometres (294 sq mi), while Warri is the
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ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, SENATOR DR IFEANYI OKOWA, GOVERNOR OF DELTA STATE, TO MARK THE FIRST YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF HIS ADMINISTRATION ON MONDAY, MAY 23, 2016, AT THE PRESS CENTRE, GOVERNMENT HOUSE, ASABA.
Gentlemen of the Press
When I addressed the State immediately after my swearing-in as Governor on May 29, 2015, we were in the middle of a serious economic crisis. Our monthly revenue both
CONFUSION AS TUC SUSPENDS STRIKE, NLC COMMENCES STRIKE
Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) appear to be at logger heads with regard to the planned strike action concerning the price increase of PMS (petrol) by the Federal
Olu Of Warri Pledges Support To Avert Vandalism Of Oil Facilities
Delta State Government has called on the Olu of Warri and other traditional rulers in the state to support their advocacy campaign and
The SMART Agenda
Agriculture And Industrialisation
Delta State has tremendous agricultural potentials. We need to pursue multiple strategies that will boost agricultural produce and encourage the free market for raw materials and foodstuffs. Our asset-based economic
Security And Peace Building
I will take appropriate measures to sustain, increase and even introduce new measures to contain and tackle the sources which breed and encourage insecurity, and thereby consolidate progress by taking on the
Strategic Wealth Creation
Employment will remain the central theme of all our policies. Reflecting our strong conviction that deliberate government focus and action is needed to stem the tide of rising unemployment, our intervention strategy
Health And Education
We will focus on education and health of our people, realizing that good outcomes in nutrition, health, and education are development goals in themselves, as they directly improve people’s lives.
Environment and Urban Renewal
Environmental sustainability is important to our State as it is to the national and global communities. In managing the environment better we must respond adequately to the varying challenges associated with oil and
Other Related And Critical Issues
The Public Service: I have over the past 15 years come to a good understanding the progress and challenges in the management of services delivery in Delta State. I will ensure that my tenure as Governor of Delta
That’s our strength.