Governor Okowa Approves Two Months Stipend For Widows In Delta State
In keeping with the promise made by the Governor of Delta state, Sen Dr Ifeanyi Okowa to regularly pay widows their stipulated allowance as part of his measure in ensuring for the widow’s welfare in the state, the Gov has approved two months stipend for 5607 enrolled widows across the 25 Local Government Area of the state.
This was contained in a release in Asaba through the office of the Senior Special Assistant to the Gov on Social Investment Program (widows scheme), Elder Chief Isioma Okonta.
Hon Okonta enjoined all the widows in the welfare scheme to attend their meetings by next week Tuesday 19th November 2019 for the purpose of verification and authentication of their status before payment would be made to them.
By this statement, all the beneficiaries are advised to make themselves available at their various centres on a date to be communicated to them by their LGA coordinators. May God continue to bless our Governor.