DELTA STATE WIDOW’S WELFARE SCHEME TO PARTNER OFFICE OF THE SSA TO THE GOVERNOR ON HEALTH MONITORING
—DR MICHAEL NWOKO
By Frank Iroroh
The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor of Delta State on Health Monitoring, Dr Michael Nwoko has disclosed that the Delta State Widow’s welfare scheme is to collaborate with his office for effective monitoring and evaluation of the widow’s free medical program across the State.
The working relationship was reached in a meeting between the State Coordinator of the Delta State Widow’s welfare scheme, Elder Isioma Okonta and the SSA to the Governor on Health Monitoring, Dr Michael Nwoko in his office on Friday September 18th, 2020.
ELDER ISIOMA OKONTA, THE COORDINATOR. WIDOW’S MEDICAL WELFARE SCHEME
Briefing the SSA Health Monitoring on the activities of his office, the Coordinator of the Delta State Widow’s welfare scheme, Elder Isioma Okonta who appreciated Dr. Nwoko for his resounding and unrelenting efforts in carry out monitoring of all health care facilities across the State, disclosed that a total of 5,607 widows have already enrolled for the free widow’s medical program under the Delta State Contributory Health Commission. He further disclosed that the program was an initiative of His Excellency Sen Dr Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa, the Governor of Delta State, and that it was aimed at providing the widows in the State access to free medical care as part of the Stronger Delta Agenda adding that the partnership will no doubt help to strengthen the program in the State.
The SSA on Health Monitoring, Dr Michael Nwoko commended Elder Isioma Okonta for recording such a wonderful achievement within a very short time and expressed the readiness of the Delta Health monitoring office to assist in the monitoring and evaluation of the program in the State to ensure that the aim of initiating the program by His Excellency, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa is achieved.