By Festus Ahon
ASABA—GOVERNOR Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has congratulated the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Mr. Sheriff Oborevwori, on the occasion of his 54th birthday anniversary.
Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Charles Aniagwu, commended the Speaker for exhibiting exemplary leadership and commitment to the ideals of democracy and rule of law.
Describing him as a leader of impeccable disposition, the governor said that since his emergence as Speaker, Oborevwori has left no one in doubt as to his capacity to handle matters of state, development and progress.
Okowa said: “On behalf of my family, the government and people of Delta State, I celebrate with one of Delta’s finest lawmakers, Mr Oborevwori, on the occasion of his birthday anniversary. Mr. Speaker, you have brought your vast knowledge, experience and worthy ideals to bear in the discharge of the functions of your office and we are grateful to you.”
“I therefore, charge you to continue in your quest to provide leadership in the House as we seek further ways of partnership in our avowed determination to bring prosperity for all Deltans.
“While wishing you a happy birthday celebration, I pray God Almighty continues to keep you in good health and bless you with many more years of robust service to the people of Okpe State Constituency in particular and Delta State in general.”