All cadres of civil servants in the state have been called upon to see themselves as engine room of government hence the need to contribute their quota in the realisation of the SMART agenda of the present administration. The Delta State Deputy Governor Barr. Kingsley Otuaro who made the call at an enlarged meeting held with members of staff of his office in Asaba, noted that the meeting was to fraternize with the staff as well as strategize on ways to perform optimally in all duties assigned to them.

The state deputy governor appealed to all public servants to uphold ideals that will move the state and the profession forward, emphasizing that no meaningful development can thrive in an atmosphere of rancour and acrimony.

He said the era of truancy, favouritism, intimidation, and use of official hours for frivolities was over and urged them to redouble efforts and rise up to the occasion to meet the high expectations of the office from the masses a dding that government's prosperity for all Deltans agenda can only be achieved when all hands are on deck and are poised towards optimal service delivery.

Barr Otuaro, asserted that human capital development and improved working environment is dear to the present administration and assured that hard-work will be rewarded saying that no department will be left uncared for, assuring that due priorities will be given to all staff.

Barr. Otuaro, thanked the state work force for the support given to the present government assuring that their interest will always receive favourable attention. The meeting was attended by all political appointees in the deputy governor's office as well as all cadres of staff in the office.