Delta @ 25, Grand Celebrations Begin August 24

THE organizing committee charged with the
responsibility of putting in place worthwhile
activities for the silver jubilee celebration of
the creation of Delta State has released the programme
for the event.
Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr.
Patrick Ukah, who is also the Chairman of Publicity
sub-committee for the ceremony, in a statement,
disclosed that the week-long activities will begin
with a children’s party to be hosted by the wife of
the state Governor and Founder, 05 Initiative, Dame
Edith Okowa, on Wednesday 24th August, 2016 at
The Event Centre, Asaba, by 10 am.
This will be followed by a Cultural Parade on
Thursday 25th August, 2016 at the Cenotaph,
Asaba.
The high point of the celebration will be the Delta
State Economic and Investment Summit scheduled
to hold on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th August
2016 at the Event Centre, Asaba, from 9:00am each
day.
A Grand Gala and Awards Night will also take
place on Saturday 27th August 2016 at Event Centre,
Asaba, by 5:00pm.
According to the statement, the milestone celebration
will be concluded with an Interdenominational
Service at the Event Centre, Asaba, on Sunday
28th August 2016 by 10:00am.
Mr. Ukah urged all Deltans and non Deltans alike
to be part of celebrations of 25 years of tremendous
progress and prosperity

One Response to Delta @ 25, Grand Celebrations Begin August 24

  1. eze

    August 21, 2016 at 11:23 AM

    God bless delta state as we move towards greater and better years to home
    Happy birthday to the state with the finger of God at work.