Coronavirus: OKOWA SAYS COVID-19 BATTLE NEEDS COLLECTIVE EFFORT FOR VICTORY

Governor of Delta, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for collective efforts to check the spread of COVID-19 in the state and the country. He made the call in Asaba on Monday while receiving three ambulances donated to the state government by Bua Group to support the state’s effort at curtailing the virus, and stressed that defeating COVID-19 would not be an impossible task if … Continue reading Coronavirus: OKOWA SAYS COVID-19 BATTLE NEEDS COLLECTIVE EFFORT FOR VICTORY

UKAH URGES STAKEHOLDERS IN EDUCATION TO SUPPORT STUDENTS, AS SCHOOLS REOPEN IN DELTA

Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has urged stakeholders in education, especially parents and teachers, to support students as schools reopen in the state. Mr. Ukah gave this admonition during the continuation of the monitoring of schools in the state on Wednesday,05/08/2020, in order to ascertain the rate of compliance with the resumption by teachers and students. He however expressed … Continue reading UKAH URGES STAKEHOLDERS IN EDUCATION TO SUPPORT STUDENTS, AS SCHOOLS REOPEN IN DELTA

RESUMPTION OF SCHOOLS IN DELTA SATISFACTORY – Ukah

Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has expressed satisfaction with the level of teachers’ and students’ compliance as SS 3 students in the state resumed school today (04/08/2020) preparatory to their West African Senior School Certificate Examination observing the necessary COVID-19 safety measures. Mr. Ukah, while monitoring the resumption of schools today (04/08/2020), said that the essence of the visit … Continue reading RESUMPTION OF SCHOOLS IN DELTA SATISFACTORY – Ukah

Covid-19: OKOWA FLAGS OFF CA-COVID’S FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN DELTA

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Wednesday, August 5th, said his administration would continue to partner the private sector and individuals in mitigating the debilitating effects of COVID-19 on the less-privileged in the state. Okowa stated this while flagging off the National Food Distribution Programme of the private sector Coalition Against COVID-19 (CA-COVID) at the Event Centre in Asaba. He lauded CA-COVID for deeming it … Continue reading Covid-19: OKOWA FLAGS OFF CA-COVID’S FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN DELTA

Schools Resumption: GOV WIKE DISTRIBUTES COVID-19 HYGIENE KITS TO 257 PUBLIC SCHOOLS, SAYS RIVERS GOVT ATTACHES PREMIUM TO EDUCATION, HEALTH OF RIVERS CHILDREN

Rivers State Governor, Nyeson Ezenwo Wike says the State Government attaches premium to the education and health of Rivers children. Governor Wike stated this today, Friday July 31st, during the official handing over of COVID-19 hygiene kits purchased by the State Government to 257 Public Schools in the state, in line with the guidelines for the resumption of schools. Represented by the Deputy Governor, Dr. … Continue reading Schools Resumption: GOV WIKE DISTRIBUTES COVID-19 HYGIENE KITS TO 257 PUBLIC SCHOOLS, SAYS RIVERS GOVT ATTACHES PREMIUM TO EDUCATION, HEALTH OF RIVERS CHILDREN

DELTA TRAINS 5697 TEACHERS ON COVID 19 PROTOCOLS IN SCHOOLS, AS SCHOOLS SET TO REOPEN AUGUST 4

In a bid to ensure adequate safety of school children from the contacting the ravaging coronavirus pandemic, a total of 5697 teachers from both public and private schools across the 25 local government areas of Delta State have been trained on COVID 19 protocols in the schools. The training, which was organised by the Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education, in collaboration with … Continue reading DELTA TRAINS 5697 TEACHERS ON COVID 19 PROTOCOLS IN SCHOOLS, AS SCHOOLS SET TO REOPEN AUGUST 4

Covid-19: GOV ZULUM SIGNS BORNO’S REVISED BUDGET SLASHED BY N30 BILLION

Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum has signed a revised 2020 appropriation bill which was reduced by over 30 billion naira as response to economic realities caused by COVID-19 pandemic. Zulum had in December 2019, presented a 2020 budget of N146,894,223,000 which was passed by the Borno state assembly. The Governor signed it in January 2020 with implementation began. Between March and April 2020, … Continue reading Covid-19: GOV ZULUM SIGNS BORNO’S REVISED BUDGET SLASHED BY N30 BILLION