The Akoku community in Ukwuani Local Government Area have felicitated with the Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, on his victory in the March 2019 election, and his subsequent emergence as the Deputy Speaker of the State Assembly.
The community leaders made up the Chiefs in council, led by High Chief John Ochor, paid the Deputy Speaker courtesy visit at his office on Monday September 1, 2019, to felicitate with him, especially as he is the first elected lawmaker from Ukwuani state constituency to occupy such high position.
They prayed God to grant him wisdom, and vision to contribute to the development of the local government and Delta State.
On the demise of his late father, Late Chief Francis Anamali-Ochor, the community leaders prayed for the repose of his soul, and asked God to give the children and Umutu community the strength to bear the loss.
Responding to the visit, the Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon. Christopher Ochor Ochor thanked the delegate and the Akoku community, and promised to work on their requests, and to ensure a holistic attention to all within his immediate constituency.
“I thank you for this visit. I am grateful, I have listened to your requests, though you came to felicitate and condole with me. My promise to you and the people of Ukwuani is to attract government attention to our area” he said.