DESOPADEC Board, Mourn Pa Okowa As Management Pay Condolence Visit To Delta Gov

  Bashorun Askia led Desopadec Board in Delta state has condoled the state governor, Sen Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa and his entire family members over death of their father, Pa Authur Okorie Okowa. The Board was led by its Executive Director/ CEO, Bashorun Askia Ogieh and Chairman, Evang. Michael Diden Ejele. We, the entire Members of the Board and Management of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, today, February 2, 2021 paid a condolence visit to His Excellency, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, Governor of Delta State, on the…

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Bashorun Askia Foundation Offers Free Medical Treatment To Isoko Indigenes

By Ted Atagbaza   In continuation of his humanitarian activities in the State, the Managing Director/CEO of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh, under the auspices of the Bashorun Askia Foundation, BAF, organised free medical treatment for Isoko Indigenes. The three-day exercise which took off on Saturday, 23rd of January, 2021, at the Bashorun Askia Civic Center, Uzere, ended today, Monday, 25th of January, 2021, amidst encomiums from the Indigenes. Declaring the exercise open, Bashorun Ogieh said it was the little he could do for…

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DESOPADEC MD, Askia Ogieh Commission Projects In Emonu-Orogun

  The Managing Director/CEO of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh, on 20th of January 2021, commissioned two (2) blocks consisting of six classrooms, a Library, Headmaster/ Headmistress’ office with adjoining toilets and additional four (4) toilets for staff and pupils of Emonu-Orogun, in Ughelli North Local Government Area. Addressing the people, Bashorun Ogieh promised to include the provision of a 500 KVA transformer and equipping of the Library built, in the Commission’s next budget. He then enjoined the people of the community to ensure…

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DESOPADEC Launches Bursary Website

  The Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, has in Warri, announced the launch of its much awaited bursary website. The completely revamped website features a simplified design, improved menu functionality and enriched contents areas to help students of the DESOPADEC mandate areas to make informed application for the bursary. According to a release by Management of the Commission, for the ease of application, a Website, www.desopadecbursary.ng has been opened and all interested and eligible students were therefore advised to visit the Website to apply and complete the…

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DESOPADEC BURSARY PORTAL OPENS FOR REGISTRATION

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  It is hereby announced for the benefit of all Deltans, especially all registered Students of Delta State origin in Nigerian tertiary institutions, that applications for the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission Students Assistance Programme has commenced. For the ease of application, a Website, www.desopadecbursary.ng has been opened. All interested and eligible students are therefore advised to visit the Website to apply and complete the application form. *Criteria For Eligibility* A. To be eligible, applicants must be from only DESOPADEC mandate areas of Ijaw, Isoko Itsekiri, Ika, Ndokwa…

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Askia Celebrates Nani On His Birthday

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia has congratulated Chief John Nani Esq on the occasion of his birthday. In a statement Askia said, “TODAY, MY BROTHER, JOHN NANI, IS COATED IN DIAMOND”. I celebrate you today, my friend, brother and reliable political associate, Hon. Chief (Barr.) John Obukohwo Nani, as you are Diamond coated today, moreso, as you take your first step into the Elders Council. Working closely with you this past year as our Executive Director, Finance and Administration, you have demonstrated a remarkable…

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DESOPADEC Skills Academy To Start Soon As Askia Harps On Entrepreneurship

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Bashorun Askia Ogieh, has assured that the much anticipated Skills Academy by the commission will take off in the new year. Bashorun Askia said the commission in 2021 will focus on entrepreneurship and building skills for youths of oil bearing communities in the state. The DESOPADEC boss stated this on Friday in a New Year message personally signed by him titled “A New Year and Hope Renewed”. He said through the DESOPADEC Skills Academy,…

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Christmas: DESOPADEC MD, Askia Lauds Staff, Deltans Despite Covid-19 Challenges

Managing Director and CEO of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh has called on the staff of the commission and Deltans to spread the joy and love of Christmas as they celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. In his Christmas message, he said,  “An awesome, wonderful God “Tough, challenging, crippling, deadly. All these and more capture the uncertainties packed into the outgoing year. “We lost our loved ones but in all, we should remain grateful because we have what to live on at the…

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Return To Warri For Business DESOPADEC MD, Askia Tells Investors

…As DBS pays thank you visit THE Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh have said that Warri, the commercial nerve centre of Delta State is safe and open for businesses contrary to the notion held by uninformed individuals. The DESOPADEC helmsman stated this when a delegation of the Delta Broadcasting Service (DBS) song of the year committee led by its chairman, Mrs Oborerhiri Isonguyo paid a thank you visit to the commission in Warri. The head of…

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DESOPADEC To Set Up Academy To Train Youths On Skills

  In its effort to make youths entrepreneurs and employers of labour, the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC is in the process of setting up an Academy where youths will be trained to become experts at various skills. Managing Director and Chief Executive of DESOPADEC, Bashorun Askia Ogieh, who disclosed this at the grand finale of DBS Song of the Year Talent Show held at Warri, said that the show is an enterprise that fits in perfectly with a market with limitless potentials. Bashorun Askia said trainees…

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