The Secretary to the Delta State Government (SSG), Chiedu Ebie Esq., has reaffirmed the state government’s commitment towards the capacity development of the state workforce.

The SSG stated this while declaring open a one-day workshop on website management for media practitioners, particularly public relations officers in the various ministries and agencies in the state, put together by the State Orientation Bureau at the Ministry of Information in Asaba.

He maintained that the state government places high premium on the capacity enhancement of the state workforce, adding that the training workshop was timely, considering the pivotal role of internet in global information gathering and dissemination.

The state government scribe enjoined the participants to take the training very seriously, adding that they should reciprocate the good intension of the state government in organising the training by bringing knowledge gotten from it to bear on their productivity, just as he thanked the organizers of the training workshop for keying into the Stronger Delta vision.

Earlier in a welcome address the Director-General of the State Orientation Bureau, Eugene Azuka Uzum Esq., thanked the state government for facilitating the training, adding that the choice of the participants, particularly the PROs, was deliberate, considering their vantage position in disseminating the policies and programmes of the state government, just as he urged the participants to be attentive to the resource persons so as to go home with useful knowledge of trending internet applications.

By JOHNSON EBIGIDE