By Binebai Princewill
Delta South Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief (Dr) Julius Takeme (JP) has felicitated with His Excellency, Sen. Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State as he turns 62 years on Thursday, July 8, 2021.
In a statement he personally signed and issued to newsmen in Asaba earlier today on behalf of the entire PDP family in Delta South, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide, Dr. Takeme extolled Okowa’s tremendous contributions and outstanding accomplishments in the service of Deltans and the country at large.
According to Takeme, “the sterling contributions of Governor Okowa to the development of Delta State and Nigeria is legendary and worthy of commendation”.
The Delta South PDP Chairman noted that Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has transformed Delta state with the various developmental projects embarked upon by his administration.
“The emergence of Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa as Governor of Delta State has ushered in a plethora of unprecedented infrastructural and human capacity development in the State, adding “Governor Okowa’s selfless and impressive political and developmental achievements in the past six years in office has placed his name on the sands of time as a nationalist and a man to look out for in the future political development of the country.
“The birth of great men is heralded by great events and are usually for a mission. The people of Delta State can attest to your doggedness, commitment and steadfastness in State craftsmanship as reflected in the monumental achievements in infrastructural development of Delta state.
“Your unrelenting, hardworking, benevolent, magnanimous, dependable and commitment to excellence has indeed earned you titles such Ekwuekme, empowerment guru, Road Master with the host of other progressive names.
“On behalf of my family, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) family in Delta South Senatorial District, i congratulate a gentleman of honour, courage and integrity, a leading light of this generation, a consummate politician of our time and a courageous democrat, His Excellency, Sen, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State.
“In the contemporary politics of Nigeria, Governor Okowa has become an important factor as a nationalist. He doesn’t pretend and his voice is heard across the land. He identifies with the people, loves his people, he is working for them and the people love him back to back without limit.
“On the auspicious occasion of your 62nd birthday anniversary, I join your family, friends and well-wishers to thank Almighty God for your life which has been marked by outstanding accomplishments and enduring fulfillment, long life and prosperity, sound health I pray for you in Jesus name, amen ” Takeme said.