The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Olorogun Williams Makinde has declared open the tender bid.
Declaring the bids open in a brief ceremony at the Commission's Esisi Road Office, Olorogun Makinde said the exercise is to show how transparent and open the process is and in
In keeping faith with the commitment of the present DESOPADEC Board been that of "completing and commissioning"; the Executive Director of the Directorate of Social Services in the Commission - Hon. Ochor Ochor, in company of one of the Ndokwa Ethnic Representatives on the Board of the Commission - Hon. Fidelis Oputa, and other Staff of the Commission went on a three-day project inspection visit to DESOPADEC projects in Communities spread all over the Ukwuani Local Government Area of
The Managing Director - DESOPADEC, accompanied by the Executive Director, Finance and Admin. - Bahorun Askia Ogieh, the Executive Director, Planning Research and Statitics - Engr. Victor Woods, Executive Director, Social Services - Hon. Christopher Ochor Ochor, one of the Urhobo Ethnic Representative in the
The Executive Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has commissioned the renovated administrative block, new Information Communication and Technology (ICT) centre, water scheme and twenty units of public toilets for male and female students at Hussey College, Warri constructed by the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC.
Represented by the Managing Director/CEO of DESOPADEC, Olorogun Williams Makinde, FCA, PHD, at the event, Governor Okowa said
The Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Ministerial SERVICOM Unit Steering Committee and Approved SERVICOM Charter has been inaugurated for immediate take-off and implementation in the Commission.
Inaugurating the Committee at the Commission’s board room in Warri recently, Mr Jolomi Ikomi from the Office of the Special Adviser to the Governor on Jobs and SERVICOM noted that the challenge in most organisations is that of awareness creation, stressing that SERVICOM is about service; what the people are entitled to and should expect from any organisation.
According to him, the focus should be on the quality of service rendered, as the major drive is service delivery anchored on timeliness, professionalism and courtesy.
Mr Ikomi urged the Management of DESOPADEC to give support to the unit in the area of funding,
The Executive Director Social Services Development, on the Board of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, (DESOPADEC), Hon. Ochor Chris Ochor has said that the Commission is in good working relationship with other public and private agencies in Nigeria.
Hon Ochor made this known recently when the Commission held an advocacy meeting with members of the Leadership Initiative for Transformation and Empowerment (LITE-Africa) and Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ), in Warri.
It was all pomp and pageantry and a worthy dream come true recently at Ughievwen in Ughelli South Local Government Area as the Executive Governor of Delta State, His Excellency, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, Commissioned an ultra modern Palace of the Okobaro of Ughievwen kingdom built by the Delta State-owned Oil Development Commission, DESOPADEC.
The Commission (DESOPADEC) has continued its drive towards wealth creation through job creation. On the 12th of April, 2016, the MD of the Commission, accompanied by Three Executive Directors, HODs and a number of staff visited two major sites that will serve as Centres for
The Member representing Itsekiri nationality on the Board of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Chief Ereyitomi Thomas has formally handed over the keys to an 18-seater air-conditioned Toyota Hi-Ace Bus each to three secondary schools in its mandate area. The benefiting schools include Erejuwa Grammar School, Ode-Itsekiri, popularly known as
In pursuit of creating jobs for the teeming youths of Delta State and the entire populace of the State, as well as making food available, the Managing Director of the Commission - Chief William Makinde, in the company of three of the four Executive Directors visited possible farm sites in the Isoko South Area of the State; the Executive Directors in company of the Managing Director were Bashorun Ogieh Askiah (ED, Finance & Admin.), Hon. Christopher Ochor Ochor (ED, Social Services) and Mr. Philip Gbasin (ED, Projects).
On August 28, 2015, the Governor of Delta State, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa inaugurated the third Board of DESOPADEC since its creation in 2006 with a clear mandate to develop the oil producing areas of the state.
Inaugurating the 14-man Board at the Unity Hall, Asaba, the Governor tasked them to be sound in corporate
governance and provide greater accountability and transparency. He advised the
Chief Makinde, while fielding questions from journalists in Asaba, explained that DESOPADEC under his tenure would address all the yearnings and aspirations of the oil bearing communities. The MD maintained that oil-bearing communities in the state would experience massive people-oriented projects geared towards the S.M.A.R.T Agenda of the state government.
He promised that under his watch,
Engineer Victor Oritsetimeyin Wood is the Executive Director, Directorate of Planning , Research and Statistics (DPRS) in DESOPADEC, a directorate he describes as the engine room of the Commission.
In this interview with the duo of Larry Mogbeyiteren and Ibru Nejuvie in his office, he brought his vast private sector background to bear in his new assignment.
DESOPADEC TODAY: What is the role of the Directorate of Planning, Research and Statistics (DPRS) in DESOPADEC?
In a nutshell, I see the Directorate of Planning, Research and Statistics as the engine room of DESOPADEC. I will start from
Warri North Local Government Area Chairman, Mr. Francis Maku ‐ Eyituoyor has lauded Governor Ifeanyi Okowa over the appointment of Mr. Godwin Ebosa as Chairman of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC.
The Managing Director of DESOPADEC, Chief William Makinde has stated that his mission and vision for the Commission is to lift people out of poverty through infrastructural and human capital development.
The new Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) Governing Board has been charged to be sound in corporate governance and provide greater accountability and transparency.
THIS IS TO BRING TO THE NOTICE OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC THAT A FALSE INFORMATION IS GOING AROUND THAT REGISTRATION FOR DESOPADEC BURSARY HAS BEGUN. THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TRUE. DESOPADEC WILL NEVER ASK ANYONE TO PAY FOR HER SERVICES TO THE PEOPLE OF DELTA STATE. PLEASE BE DULY INFORMED.