ASABA/Nigeria: The award of “Man of the Year” bestowed on the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, by the Independent Newspaper, a renowned Newspaper Organization based in Lagos, has been described as an honour extremely merited by the State Governor for his unmatched general transformation of Delta State through his famous SMART Agenda.
Hon. Engr. Emeka Nwaobi, the member representing Aniocha North State Constituency in the State House of Assembly, stated this in his congratulatory message to the Governor on behalf of the people of Aniocha North on Sunday 18th February, 2018.
He said that the monumental development witnessed in every corner of the State is being attested to by every well-meaning person not only in Delta State, but across the globe, more so when they are aware of the point from where he took over the governance of the state about three years ago, adding that the general testimony of the people based on what they saw, hear and feel, motivated the Independent Newspaper into honouring him with the prestigious award of the “Man of the Year”, among the 36 Governors in Nigeria.
“My Self and my people in Aniocha North are very gladdened and highly excited by this great honour done to you, our indefatigable Governor. Indeed your Excellency, for us in Aniocha North, we boldly affirm that you extremely merited the award bestowed on you by Independent Newspaper, an organization renowned for its balance reportage and developmental journalism,” Nwaobi stated.
He therefore congratulated him on behalf of the people of the Constituency, while pledging the continuous support, corporation and prayers of the peoples of Aniocha North.
“Your Excellency Sir, we in Aniocha North does not have any option than to continue to support your administration. You are a God sent for the fact that Aniocha North has continued to be in all aspect, indisputable beneficiary of your good governance, with projects that has direct impact on our lives located in every part of our Local Government Area.
“As we congratulate you on this auspicious award and as we pledged our unalloyed support to your administration, it is our prayer that the Almighty God in his mercy will continue to uphold, strengthen and sustain you for greater service delivery for the benefit of the people of Delta State and to the Glory of God”.