Executive Secretary, Delta State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency, Mrs. Shimite Bello has reiterated the resolve of the State Government to put smiles on the faces of the down trodden in the state by way of assisting them to own their businesses and at the same time boost their economic status.
The Executive Secretary made the statement recently when she had audience with members of retired staff of Delta Steel Company (DSC) Aladja, also stated that the Delta State Micro, small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency will strive to ensure that the retired staff heave a sigh of relieve.
Mrs. Shimite Bello briefed the retired staff on the activities of the Delta State Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency adding that the agency is poised to assist entrepreneurs and encourage starters to go into small business that will improve their lives with little or no stress attached.
While assuring the retired staff that the state government assistance will alleviate their plight, pending when succor comes to them from the Federal Government, she stressed that due process is key as it relate to accessing the financial support.
The leader of the retired DSC staff, Mr Peace Opute thanked the State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa for his interest in their plight and prayed that God will bless his good intentions towards the State and its citizenry and assured the Government that the retired staff will forever be grateful to him.
High point of the meeting was the filling of forms by the staff for onward submission to the office of the Executive Secretary, Delta State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency, Asaba.