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Delta Speaker pledges to protect rights of workers

Posted on April 30, 2017. Filed under: Press Release |

Delta Speaker pledges to protect rights of workers

Congratulates Egbemode, President, Nigeria Guild of Editors

Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Monday Igbuya, on Sunday reflected on the important role that workers play in the economy and society, the gains made over the years and what remains to be done, pledging to protect the legitimate rights and interests of workers in the state.

In his message to mark International Labour Day, Igbuya praised Delta State workers for aligning themselves with the government on the SMART Agenda.

He urged the workers to stick to the path of development by working hard for the progress and prosperity of the state.

“Delta State is on the path of sustainable development. The government is paying attention to the needs of the workers” Igbuya said.

He called on workers to adopt positive attitudes that promote unity, tolerance, respect and determination.

Igbuya who described workers as source of strength thanked members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, Delta Chapter for keeping the legislative arm working.

“We have a lot to be proud of. We have achieved very commendable results, which we must consolidate and improve upon” he said.

He applauded Deltans, home and abroad, for taking the path of sanity, urging them to support the government.

Ending the message, he said “I wish all workers in Nigeria a happy Labour Day”

Meanwhile, the presiding officer of the Delta State House of Assembly has described the President of the Nigeria Guild of Editors (NGE), Mrs. Funke Egbemode as a brilliant and capable leader.

In his congratulatory letter, Igbuya urged Egbemode to use her leadership qualities to achieve more for journalists in the country.

“This is a clear sign of the trust and confidence that your colleagues have in you,” Igbuya said.

The representative of Sapele State Constituency highlighted the problems facing the profession in Nigeria, which include ethics and quackery.

He urged her to chart a dynamic course for media practitioners in Nigeria.

“I would like to express, on my own behalf and on behalf of the Delta State House of Assembly, my warmest congratulations and sincerest wishes for success in the accomplishment of the high responsibilities that fall upon you.”


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Youths, Invest Your Time in Profitable Ventures, Says Ngene Cheta

Posted on April 30, 2017. Filed under: Press Release |

Youths, Invest Your Time in Profitable Ventures, Says Ngene Cheta

Miss Chetachi NgeneChristian youths have been urged to invest their precious time in profitable ventures rather than less important things in their lives, as it would be crucial to their advancement, be it socially, politically, academically, financially or otherwise, so that they will not regret their early life activities in old age.

The above advice was handed down to the youths by Sister Ngene Chetachi during the Annual Youth Day Celebration at Devine Miracle Galore Ministry, A.K.A – Restoration Church Enugu on April 30, 2017 with the Theme: “The Youth and Yoke.”

Mister & Miss GaloreMiss Chetachi  defined youth as a state of being young or time of life when a person is young and yoke as a piece of wood that is fastened across the necks  of two animals.

Reading from the book of Lamentation 3:27, which say s “It is good for a man to bear the yoke in his youth,” Miss Chetachi noted that “yoke is a limitation, challenge or hindrances that a youth pass through during his or her youthful age.”Cultural Dance Youth Group

She reeled out such things as pressure of materialism, negative stereotyping, foundation problems, 24hrs social media chats and the likes as some of the limitation or yoke that youth experience and counseled the youth to give their life to God, to pray, to study the Bible, to belong to any department or group in the church,   arrange their words or ideas before they speak, live an exemplary life and to be wise in all they do.

Elder Chukwuemeka NnejiIn an interview with Mr. Chukwuemeka Nneji an elder of the church, expressed happiness concerning the youth day celebration, saying that the theme was vital.

He urged the youths to embrace Jesus Christ with everything in them, to be good ambassadors of the Church and to strive to contribute meaningfully to the overall well-being of the Church and to  propagate  the Word of God.

In like manner, the President of the youth, Mister Ignatius Orji Okoro advised the youths to work out their salvation.The Youth President Mister Ignatius Orji

High point of the event according to a statement made available to NF-Reports include health tips presentation by Miss Okechukwu Precious, Drama Presentation, Dancing Competition, Beauty Pageant (Mister and Miss Galore), Cultural Dance, Quiz Competition, wrestling and conferment gifts to A cross section of the youthdeserving contestants in the events above amongst others.

The Youth Day ended with youth thanksgiving and a closing remark from the President who thanked everyone that attended the occasion and prayed for God’s blessing on their lives.

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