April 2016

April 2016 (3)


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

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