December 6, 2017 at 9:10 am #3734
Dominic Kama C.Moderator
The Rochas Okorocha administration has blamed the printer’s devil, for the wrong christening of the Ministry of Happiness.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, said the typographic error led to the naming of the ministry as the Ministry of Happiness and Couples Fulfilment.It is now called Ministry of Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment.
“There was a typographic error in the first statement issued on the swearing in of the new commissioners.
The word “Couple” was inadvertently written, instead of the word “Purpose,” we regret that.
The statement went on to justify the essence of the new Ministry and its purpose in the state.
“The real essence of life is to be happy and to fulfil one’s purpose in life; Government officials are elected to address this.
Happiness and Purpose fulfillment Ministry therefore, is established for the lost time to correct the policy framework to guide Ministries and Departments on what they must do to guarantee the citizens happiness and contribute better to the society.
“This is the very reason people elect their leaders to guarantee their happiness and purpose fulfilment.
A great leader therefore, is one who provides happiness to the people.
“Unfortunately, this vital element of our social lives has not been properly addressed. Governments at different levels have created several ministries and departments to achieve this, yet people are bitter, angry with hate speeches which lead to crisis, war and even terrorism,” the release read.
The statement further described the choice of Okorocha’s sister, Mrs Ogechi Ololo as the Supervisory Commissioner in charge of the ministry as a wise choice considering her experience in administration.
“The choice of Mrs Ogechi Ololo, a Masters Degree Holder in computer Science, USA who has been the Deputy Chief of Staff to the Governor on Domestic Matters and Food Security can be described as a round peg in a round hole.
Before her appointment as the supervisory commissioner, she was charged with the responsibility of liaising with the Federal Government on N-Power Project, CBN Anchor project and BOI, Empowerment Projects.”
Governor Rochas Okorocha has also created other Similar Ministries such as the Ministry of Non Formal sector and Market development to address issues of the poor state of Imo Markets and organize the non-formal sector to make them more productive.
The Ministry of education was also split into three ministries, Primary and secondary, Tertiary non-Formal Education, ICT, Science and Technology.
December 15, 2017 at 7:20 am #3998
We all know each regime will want to do great and memorable things but here’s the thing; I think they have forgotten we’re in the 21 century where the youngest youth uses devices that are capable of giving information from all around the globe, my point is this, how convincing is it that it’s a typographical error, do you mean to tell me that information given out to the public don’t get adequately scrutinized before it’s pushed out globally, the second is this; we’ve seen so many ministries been raised in this country and still nothing is been done, ask yourself, what need is this ministry gonna solve in the society, the average youth need not go down the same road that got his father to the place he is, how well is this ministry going to help
December 15, 2017 at 4:03 pm #4017
January 22, 2018 at 3:59 pm #5063