By Binebai Princewill
The member representing Burutu Federal Constituency, House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Julius Pondi on Friday expressed shock over an unexpected well packaged birthday party organised by family, friends and political associates. The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide can report.
Speaking during the surprised birthday party at his compound Yesterday in Warri, Hon. Julius Pondi stated that he never expected that his people will take him unaware like this, adding that the organisers did it in such a way that he was completely kept in the dark.
Pondi who was speaking with a lot of joy and excitement assured his massive supporters that he will continue to owe them in high esteem, adding that the best is yet to come from him.
However, Hon. Pondi asserted that as a politician, he will never forget where he is coming from, those around him, his supporters, political associates and his entire constituents, stressing that he will continue to speak in the House of Representatives for the general good of his people.
He particularly appreciated organisers of the party for putting in lots of resources together to celebrate him and his lovely son Farrell Pondi without his notice, stressing that there is no honour greater than this, describing it as a rare honour, maintaining that he feels so indebted to them.
Earlier, Amb. Dr. Comr. Shedrack Agediga, Executive Director, Planning, Research and Statistics, Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) who was fully on ground had while speaking on the personality of Pondi stated that the federal lawmaker have positively affected a lot of lives, stressing that coming together like this to celebrate him remains the best thing to do to show him how much he is being loved by his people.
Amb. Agediga asserted that as leaders, it is good to be good to others and to also breed other leaders, noting that Pondi has actually demonstrated uncommon leadership for his people and deserved to be celebrated at all times.
Meanwhile, Comr. Emmanuel Gesikeme Akpule on behalf of the organisers noted that the surprised birthday package was to show Hon. Pondi whom he described as his boss that he is heavily loved by his people.
He noted that on behalf of the organisers, they are very proud to have had the privilege of organizing his birthday, stressing that the entire arrangement was just a tip of the iceberg on the length his friends can go for him.
Speaker after speaker had prayed to the Lord Almighty to grant Hon. Pondi more wisdom, unprecedented knowledge, long life and prosperity and more political elevation.
The event was well attended by different personalities across Delta State with lots of fun and merriment.
Photo Credit, The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide.