Delta Identifies 5 Key Economic Areas For Development *Allocates 14.8m Acres For Cassava Farms, Processing Plant *”Delta Has Done Well” -Agric Minister

Delta Identifies 5 Key Economic Areas For Development *Allocates 14.8m Acres For Cassava Farms, Processing Plant *”Delta Has Done Well” -Agric Minister

In a bid to transform Delta state beyond complete dependence on oil, the state government has initiated five key areas to sustain it in the future. This is just as the state government has allocated and granted Certificates of Occupancy for 6,000…

Economy: Uduaghan, Fayemi, Obi Seek Reduced Cost In Governance  *Delta Leads In Nigeria Beyond Oil” -Okpara

Economy: Uduaghan, Fayemi, Obi Seek Reduced Cost In Governance  *Delta Leads In Nigeria Beyond Oil” -Okpara

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has called for the reduction in high cost of governance in the country through the immediate diversification of the economy and control of the number of political appointments. This is just as the state Commissioner overseeing…

NGE Confab: Uduaghan Seeks Diversification Of Nigeria’s Economy *Charges Editors On Sustenance Of Democracy

NGE Confab: Uduaghan Seeks Diversification Of Nigeria’s Economy *Charges Editors On Sustenance Of Democracy

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has called for the immediate diversification of the nation’s economy, just as he charged the media to educate Nigerians on the Nigeria Beyond Oil Initiative and its immense benefits. The governor who stated this on Thursday,…

Delta Score-Card: Uduaghan Woos Diaspora Investors, Takes Campaign To New York

Delta Score-Card: Uduaghan Woos Diaspora Investors, Takes Campaign To New York

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan and his economic team had once again shown commitment to reduce dependence on oil and gas which was perceived to be the economic bedrock of the state, even as he successfully organized a 2-day “Corporate Nigeria…

“Tax Payment Is Civic Duty To Development, Not Punishment” -Says Uduaghan

“Tax Payment Is Civic Duty To Development, Not Punishment” -Says Uduaghan

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has stated that payment of taxes by individuals and organisations was a civic duty and not a form of punishment by government. Uduaghan who said this while inaugurating the reconstituted Delta Board of Internal Revenue (DBIR)…

Delta Mid-Term Reports: Uduaghan’s Admin Soars In Wealth Creation, Infrastructure -Say Ashiedu, Solomon

Delta Mid-Term Reports: Uduaghan’s Admin Soars In Wealth Creation, Infrastructure -Say Ashiedu, Solomon

The Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan-led administration in the oil rich Delta has been scored high, following his unsurpassed achievements in wealth creation, massive roads and infrastructure development across the state. The score-card was unveiled at the ongoing mid-term reports by members of the…

“Who Can Wear Uduaghan’s Big Shoes?” -Delta IGR Boss Challenges 2015 Guber Hopefuls

“Who Can Wear Uduaghan’s Big Shoes?” -Delta IGR Boss Challenges 2015 Guber Hopefuls

The Executive Chairman, Delta State Board of Internal Revenue (DBIR), Hon. Joel-Onowakpo Thomas, has said that anyone planning to succeed Governor Emmanuel Udughan of Delta State must be prepared to wear the big shoe that he will leave behind. Hon. Joel-Onowakpo stated…

Infrastructure Development: Delta Govt Approves 27 Multi-Billion Projects

Infrastructure Development: Delta Govt Approves 27 Multi-Billion Projects

Delta State Government has approved over twenty-seven projects running into billions of naira to boost infrastructural development in the state. The Commissioner of Information, Barrister Chike Ogeah made the disclosure when briefed journalists on Wednesday this week, after the State Executive Council…

SURE-P: Delta Disburses 1.6 Bn To LGs *As Uduaghan Discloses Initial Take-off Challenges

SURE-P: Delta Disburses 1.6 Bn To LGs *As Uduaghan Discloses Initial Take-off Challenges

Delta State Governor Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has disclosed that the state government has released the sum of over N1.6 billion to the 25 local government Councils being their share of the Subsidy, Reinvestment and Empowerment Program (SURE-P) funds Governor Uduaghan who was…

Ground-Breaking Ceremony: Warri Industrial Biz Park Deadline Is August  * Targets 50,000 Jobs Within 5 Yrs

Ground-Breaking Ceremony: Warri Industrial Biz Park Deadline Is August * Targets 50,000 Jobs Within 5 Yrs

THE ground breaking ceremony to signal commencement of work at the Warri Industrial Business Park (WIBP) would take place in the second quarter of 2013, Chairman of the Delta State Economic Advisory team, Mr. Bismark Rewane has said. Rewane, at a meeting…

DELTA, UNIDO SIGNS MoU FOR CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE IN NIGERIAN-MADE LEATHER WORKS

DELTA, UNIDO SIGNS MoU FOR CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE IN NIGERIAN-MADE LEATHER WORKS

Delta State government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU ) with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) to establish a shoe manufacturing and leather works production and training centre in the Asaba. The Centre which would be spread across 2.6…

Dangote Cement Launches $1 Bn Obajana Plant •	“We Need To Multiply People Like Dangote” –President Jonathan

Dangote Cement Launches $1 Bn Obajana Plant • “We Need To Multiply People Like Dangote” –President Jonathan

Nigeria’s biggest listed company, Dangote Cement has opened a $1 billion cement plant, raising its production capacity in Africa’s most populous nation by more than 40 percent. The new plant, commissioned by President Jonathan on Thursday, is situated in Ibese, Ogun State…

Coastal threat: Uduaghan inaugurates committee on climate change

As environmental pollution and degradation threaten coastal states, Delta State governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has inaugurated a 14 man committee that will find solution to the challenges posed by climate change. Inaugurating the committee in Asaba, Dr. Uduaghan charged members of the…

How Delta Govt. spent N1.7bn on micro-credit scheme –Dr. Ashiedu

Delta State Government has disbursed a total of N1.7 billion to about 85,724 clients made up of 8,070 cluster groups comprising 54,507 industries and agriculture production, serves industries and Delta Oceanic Micro Credit Scheme Account (DOMSA). The state Government allegedly spent the N1.7bn on its micro-credit scheme…