A Director in the Department of Environment, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Mrs. Josephine Joshua retires from service after 35 years of meritorious service.
Mrs. Joshua was formally sent forth by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Mrs. Didi Walson-Jack, mni in her office with some Directors of the Ministry on Wednesday, November 6th, 2019, which was her last day in service.
The Permanent Secretary on behalf of the Hon. Ministers and the Federal Government of Nigeria thanked her for a dedicated and committed service to the Nation. She prayed that her later years will be better than the former.
The Director Human Resources, Mr. Musa Dakas said that she has made her mark in the Department and the Ministry, adding that God will grant her, good health, long life and peace to enjoy the fruit of her labour.
Also, in her remarks, the Director of Community Development and Education, Mrs. Lauren Braide described her as a knowledgeable Officer who is professional to the core. She wished her the very best as she exits the service to another sphere of Life.
Responding to the remarks, Mrs. Joshua expressed her appreciation to the Almighty God for her grace to retire after 35-years of service in good health. Adding that she cannot take the grace of God for granted and will remain grateful to God.
She thanked the Permanent Secretary and all the Management and staff of the Ministry for the opportunity to serve and retire in the Ministry.
The outgoing Director stressed that life does not end in this Ministry and described every experience as a learning point.
Head (Press &PR)
7th November, 2019