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Governor Okowa Hails IBB At 78 For Creating Delta State

At 78, Okowa hails IBB for creating Delta state


Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated former army president, Common Ibrahim Babangida, as he clocks 78 years on Aug. 17.

In a press release by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Friday in Asaba, the governor mentioned that Babangida was an elder statesman whose dedication to the unity and indivisibility of the nation remained resolute.

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He extolled the previous Nigerian chief for his management qualities, and acknowledged his position within the creation of Delta as a state and for remaining an elder statesman and rallying level since leaving workplace in 1993.

Okowa mentioned that the people of Delta remained eternally grateful to him for the creation of the state in 1991.

“You created Delta in 1991 and as we have fun the 28th anniversary of the creation of our expensive state, we bear in mind your astute and sagacious contributions in direction of the realisation of our dream.

“You had an illustrious army profession which culminated in your changing into army president of the nation.

“As a nationwide icon and statesman, you occupy a particular place within the hearts of the government and people of Delta, because with out your benevolent act, maybe Deltans would have nonetheless been agitating for their very own state.

“So, on behalf of my household, the government and people of the state, I heartily congratulate you, our nice chief and elder statesman, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, in your 78th start anniversary.

“As a distinguished patriot and chief, you served the nation diligently in your quest to maintain the unity and variety of our beloved nation.

“As you proceed to age gracefully, we thanks in your variety contributions to nation-building, notably for the creation of our expensive state, Delta.

“It’s my prayer that the nice Lord will proceed to uphold and information you in all of your future endeavours,” he said.

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