Delta Speaker’s Media Aide, Henry Ebireri Drums Support for Okowa
By Oghenekevwe Laba
LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr. Henry Ebireri, Chief Press Secretary to Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Monday Igbuya has reached out to top leaders of the state, urging them to support Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in his effort to move Delta State forward.
Ebireri who made the appeal in a press statement made available to Urhobotoday, an online medium, described Ifeanyi Okowa as forthright, honest and meek in attitude, adding that the Governor understood the issues of Delta State economics and socio-political weight and he is driving the state in the right direction.
While expressing optimism that Okowa would defeat his opponents at the electoral tribunal, he hailed the Governor for the radical changes in made in the state in a short time.
According to him, “Governor Ifeanyi Okowa is a role model and the best governor in Nigeria. He is a committed member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and also receptive to new ideas which are needed in sustaining the Delta beyond oil initiative of the past administration.”
Appealing to those working against Okowa in the state to change their ways and at the same time urging traditional rulers, politicians, women and youths to support the governor, Ebireri who affirmed that Rt. Hon Ovwigho Igbuya has a cordial relationship with Governor Ifeanyi Okowa described the Governor as a leader with vision, moral fortitude, zeal, leadership, commitment and love for all, adding that he enjoys the friendship of the leadership of the party and the confidence of the people and will definitely triumph at the tribunal.
He lauded Okowa for galvanizing the people to self-development, energizing the economy, raising the standard of living of the people through adequate inter-village communication, focusing on capacity-building institutions, increasing rural output and creating employment opportunities.
“Delta State is witnessing consolidated and programmed development. Governor Okowa is running the affairs of the state successfully. In making appointments, Okowa is taking the entire geography of the state into consideration, paying adequate attention to interests that will assist in the overall development of the state and spreading social and infrastructural amenities,” Ebireri maintained, just as he described Okowa as a charismatic leader with a strong moral belief of how things should be.
Advising Okowa not to be distracted by the actions of those he described as unscrupulous politicians, Ebireri advised the Governor to keep up his good work in urban and rural development, job creation and empowerment of the less privileged and the vulnerable in our society
Ebireri equally poured encomium on his Boss, Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Monday Igbuya for promoting the people’s welfare and taking the state to greater heights.
“Rt. Hon Igbuya is an embodiment of progress, peace and prosperity in Sapele. He is providing the right leadership for the betterment of the people of the state, particularly Sapele. He is a stickler for hard work and excellence” the statement added.