Ukwuani Council Chairman Charge Parents Prioritise and Take full Responsibility of Wards Education

OBIARUKU/Nigeria: In line with the Education Development and Teenager’s Mentoring programme of Ajede-led administration, parents have been charged to prioritize and take full responsibility of the education of their children above anything else that seems to be trending. The Executive Chairman, Ukwuani Local Government, Hon (Barr) Possible Ajede Esq gave this charged during the school-to-school distribution of exercise books to pupils in Primary 3 to 5 in public schools in the LGA. Barr Ajede noted that the gesture however little was in acknowledgement of the hard biting economic impact on…

Delta Partners UNESCO on women, Girl-Child Empowerment

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday said his administration would continue to give priority attention to programmes and projects that would empower the girl-child and women. Okowa stated this when he received the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Multi-sectoral Regional Officer, Mr Lamine Sow, and his delegation at Government House, Asaba. He remarked that the girl-child and women were relevant in every society and thanked UNESCO for considering Delta as one of the states to benefit from its women and girls development programmes. He…

Udom Underscores Importance Safeguarding Children’s Future Through Education

OLEH/Nigeria: Governor of Akwa-Ibom State, Dr. Emmanuel Udom, has stressed the need for governments and other stakeholders to give education to their children in order to secure a better future. Mr. Udom, who stated this at Oleh, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State during the commissioning of Emore Grammar School, lauded the Governor for not only embarked  on critical projects but for ensuring the completion of projects by his predecessor. While describing education as a veritable instrument for exposure to the universe, Mr. Udom, underscored the importance of…

Gov. Udom To Inaugurate Emore Grammar School, Dualised Emore Road, Today

ASABA/Nigeria: Akwa Ibom State governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel would on Thursday inaugurate Emore Grammar School and the dualised Emore Road both in Oleh, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu who disclosed this on Wednesday when he visited the school and the dualised road said that arrangement has been concluded for a hitch free inauguration of the projects that were executed by the state government. Mr. Aniagwu said the construction of the school and the establishment of three new universities as well…

Gov. Ortom Says Lack Of Education , Cause Of Insecurity In Nigeria

EFFURUN/Nigeria: The Benue State Governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom, has described lack of provision of access to effective education of the people by Leaders in Nigeria as one of the contributing factors to insecurity challenge bedevilling the nation. Governor Ortom, who stated this in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area during the commissioning of a-two storeyed building at Army Day Secondary School, Effurun, described Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as a committed in his administration’s determination towards achieving results for the good people of the state. Dr. Ortom, who lauded the Governor for his…

Delta Three Newly Established Universities Gets Vice Chancellors

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Government has announced the appointment of New Vice Chancellors for the newly established University in the State. The announcement was contained in a statement signed by the Secretary to State Government, Mr. Chiedu Ebie, on Monday April 26, 2021. In the announcement, the appointments is with immediate effect with A Deputy Vice Chancellor, Management Services, of the University of Lagos, Prof Ben Oghojafor as the Vice Chancellor of the new established Denis Osadebey University, Anwai, Asaba. Also appointed is Prof. (Mrs.) Stella Chinye Chiemeke as the…

Delta Education Ministry Revises 2020/2021 Academic Calendar

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has released the 2020/2021 revised academic calendar for primary and secondary schools in the state. A statement by the Commissioner in charge of the ministry, Mr. Patrick Ukah, said that the 15 weeks third term which had earlier commenced on Monday, April 19, 2021 would come to an end on Friday, July 30, 2021. He said that the midterm break for the third term academic session would hold from Monday, June 7 to Friday, June 11, 2021, adding that the Basic…

ABDUCTION: Greenfield University Confirm Killing of 3 Students, Seek Public Assistance from Govt, Individuals

KADUNA/Nigeria: Greenfield University Kaduna, had confirmed the killing of 3 of her Students following the abduction of some students and staff of the university last Tuesday. The management in a statement signed by the Registrar of the institution, Bashir Muhammad, made available to newsmen in Kaduna on Saturday, while appealing to government and public spirited individuals to assist in securing the safe release of its staff and students. “We are at this point calling on the government and people of goodwill who can be of assistance to come to our…

Ukah Commends Ossai For Choice Of Constituency Projects In Education

KWALE/Nigeria: Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has lauded the vision of the member representing Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai, for impacting on the lives of children through his constituency projects. Mr. Ukah made the commendation during the commissioning of blocks of three classrooms with chairs for three secondary schools, namely Ibrede Grammar School, Ibrede, Girls’ Secondary School, Utagba-Ogbe, and Ebologu Grammar School, Utagba-Uno, in Ndokwa East and West Local Government Areas sponsored by the lawmaker. The Education…

Ukah Tasks Corporate Organisations On Social Responsibility

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has called on corporate organisations to complement government’s efforts towards the development of the state through their corporate social responsibility. Mr. Ukah made the call while receiving 50,000 facemasks donated to the ministry by Mikano International Limited for onward distribution to public schools in the state. The Basic and Secondary Education Commissioner, who lauded donor for the gesture, said that the initiative was worthy of emulation. While saying that Delta State did a lot to ensure that children…