By Iteveh Ekpokpobe
Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on has felicitated with immediate past Secretary to the Delta State Government, Comrade Ovuozourie Macaulay as he turns 58 years on Thursday October 25, 2018.
The Governor in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary Charles Aniagwu in Asaba on Thursday described Comrade Macaulay as astute leader, administrator and political stalwart whose leadership credentials were worthy of emulation.
“As you mark your 58 years today, we celebrate you and all that you have accomplished through your humble beginnings to your illustrious career as a labour leader and as the immediate past Secretary to the State Government”.
“Your leadership prowess has continued to reverberate round the entire Isoko nation, Delta State and beyond and we celebrate your unforgettable contributions to advancing our state, adding your commitment to humanity, and how you have, at different times through various capacities, impacted the people you lead, marked you out as a light that cannot be hidden”.
“On behalf of the government and people of Delta State, we appreciate you and all you have done and still doing for the people of Isoko nation. Congratulations and wishing you many more years of fruitful service to humanity,” the Governor added
In a related development, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa also congratulated former Chairman Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Delta State Chapter, Engr Dr. Pius Sinebe (MFR) as he turns 69 years on October 25, 2018.
The Governor lauded the ijaw leader for his active contributions to the growth and development of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State and for his astute leadership in Patani Local Government Area. He noted that Dr Sinebe was one of the elders who stood firmly for his governorship bid.
The Governor noted that Capt. Sinebe’s knowledge, experience and regular counsels to his government have been a major pillar for the stability of the state.
“It is with great honour and privilege that I write to congratulate you on the occasion of your 69th birthday. Your contributions to the growth and development of our state remains indelible in the annals of our cherished history, adding “On behalf of the government and people of Delta State I congratulate you Engr. Dr. Pius Sinebe on the occasion of your 69th birthday anniversary.
At 69, the Governor affirmed that Dr Sinebe demonstrates uncommon strength and wisdom enjoyed only by a few people of his age. He stressed that the elder statesman’s legacy of always seeking the good of Delta state and all Nigerians through his unblemished forthrightness, diligence and broad mindedness are benchmarks for upcoming political leaders.
The Governor prayed that the almighty God will continue to bless Dr Sinebe with longer life, good health and strength to keep serving the state that he loves so much.
Similarly, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa also sent message of felicitations to the Chief Executive Officer of Raymond Guanah Farms Limited, Mr. Raymond Guanah Esq. as he turns 56 years on Thursday October 25, 2018.
The Governor in another congratulatory message by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Charles Aniagwu, in Asaba on Thursday, lauded Guanah for his sense of patriotism and relentless effort towards the growth of agriculture and food sufficiency in Delta State and Nigeria.
He said, “Governor Okowa sends warm greetings to the family, friends and former professional colleagues of the cerebral lawyer, politician, on this auspicious occasion of his 56th birthday, recognising the many years of hard work and sacrifice to the state as he served in strategic positions as former elected Patani Council Chairman and former Commissioner for Lands and Surveys, Delta State
“The Governor extols Guanah’s sense of patriotism and relentless effort in contributing to the growth of the nation by going into farming and consistently remaining active in the political sphere.
“Governor Okowa commended Raymos Guanah’s farm for its commitment towards growing and processing agricultural produce and for his efforts in keeping our youths positively engaged and for being a role model in farming to lot’s of Deltans.
“As he turns 56, Governor Okowa prays that the almighty God will bless Guanah with more years of good health, wisdom and strength to keep contributing to the growth of the nation.” the Governor added.