By Binebai Princewill
Member representing Burutu North in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon. Asupa Peter Forteta has congratulated the Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori on his emergence as the Deputy Chairman of the conference of Speakers of the State Legislatures of Nigeria.
This was contained in a statement issued to newsmen in Warri yesterday, signed by Engr. Michael Akpi, Senior legislative aide to the Burutu North house of Assembly member on behalf of his boss, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspapers.
Hon. Asupa while speaking on the capacity of Hon. Sheriff stressed that he is not in doubt of the delivery capacity of the Delta State House of Assembly speaker.
The statement had also prayed for more wisdom for Mr. Speaker to pilot the affairs of the body, adding that he is not surprised on the latest political elevation of Oborevwori, describing him as a political figure that have paid his dues towards the growth and development of the Nigerian polity.
The statement reads in full below:
The member, representing Burutu 1 State Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon.Asupa Peter Forteta felicitates with Mr Speaker, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori on his emergence as the Deputy Chairman of the conference of Speakers of the State Legislatures of Nigeria.
He remarked that, the 7th Assembly has enjoyed robust Legislature, cordial relationship and productivity under his leadership.
He prayed for God almighty to equip Mr Speaker with more wisdom in his discharge of all assign duties in Jesus name, Amen.
Many your reign be fruitful and productive. Once again, Congratulations!!!
Engr. Akpi Michael A.