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Rapid Development Of Ika Land : Patricia Azikiwe Commends Okowa, Nwokolo

A stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ward 8 Igbodo, Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State, Mrs. Patricia Onuwa Azikiwe, has commended the duo of His Excellency Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, the Governor of Delta State and Hon. Barr. Victor Nwokolo, the Member representing Ika Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives Abuja, for the rapid development of Ika Land.

Mrs. Azikiwe, a retired Director of Nursing Services under the Local Government Service Commission, made the commendation recently in Agbor, during a chat with Ika Mirror Newspaper reporter. She appreciated both politicians for the matured and efficient manner which they have continued to perform their duties, describing them as charismatic and result oriented achievers, emphasizing that they have done very well particularly in the overall development of Ika Nation compared to how the area was before they came on board, saying that

“Ika Nation has never had it so good”.

Continuing, the Unit leader and one of the appointed party delegates, while eulogizing the sterling qualities of the Delta state governor and Hon. Nwokolo, maintained that both remarkable party leaders deserve big accolade because of their achievements considering the giant strides they recorded over the years, saying that testimonies of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s exploit in road construction and provision of several noticeable infrastructures abound in virtually all the local government areas in Delta State, same goes for the laudable initiative of Hon. Barr. Victor Nwokolo, whom she described as a brother, in the area of his annual free medical health care for members of Ika Nation and constant provision of food items to the widows in Ika Land and empowerment of the youths and members of Ika Federal Constituency since his election as the member representing Ika Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives Abuja. She called on members of Ika Nation to compliment the efforts of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and Hon. Barr. Victor Nwokolo, by continually giving them their maximum support, noting that a full support for the duo will further enhance the growth and development of the entire communities in Ika Nation.

Mrs. Patricia Onuwa Azikiwe, who was very happy with the humanitarian services of Hon. Victor Nwokolo, commended him particularly for feeding the widows and the masses at Igbodo and Agbor, during the last Christmas celebration. In the same vein she thanked Governor Okowa for the construction of the Agbor to Ekuku-Agbor road, which before now had been in a very bad condition for several years. She further appreciated both men for the good road network constructed in Igbodo kingdom.

The seasoned medical practitioner cum politician also commended Mr. Victor Agbojimona, the Ika North East local government youth leader for his commitment to the party, she described him as a youth that can move mountains, truthful in all his dealings and an amiable personality to reckon with.

Speaking on the second wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic, she emphasized that Coronavirus is real, warning that the public should disregard the rumours going round town about the virus not being Delta State, but to protect themselves and adhere strictly with the Covid-19 protocols as spelt out by the Federal and State governments, urging the masses of Ika Nation to always put on their face masks, use hand sanitizers, wash their hands repeatedly under running water with soap and to keep their environment clean. She also encouraged the farmers and market women in Ika Land to be committed to the above Covid-19 protocols.

Mrs. Azikiwe, also enjoined political office holders to be committed to their duties and be closer to their people in order to know their challenges if any and help in solving same with their party leaders, in her words, “We should all seat up, including myself and make sure that our great party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) does not fail but to emerge Victorious in all the elective positions during the forthcoming local government election scheduled for 6th March, 2021”, she concluded.

Gov. Ifeanyi OkowaMrs. Patricia Onuwa AzikiweHon Victor Nwokolo
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Okowa, development oriented leader says Chief Nwachukwu

The Oghorieze of Owa Kingdom, Apostle(Chief) Egun-Chukwu Nwachukwu Gabriel, has described the Delta State Governor as a development oriented leader, noting that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has achieved greatly for Deltans since his assumption of office on May 29, 2015.

Apostle(Chief) Nwachukwu who spoke during a chat with Ika Mirror at his country home at Owa-Aliosimi during the week expressed appreciation to Governor Okowa for the even distribution of democratic dividends across the state.

He said, “The executive governor of Delta State, His Excellency Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa is a true gift from God and a blessing to all Deltans. His administration is gradually transforming the state for the benefit of all Deltans.

“Governor Okowa has proved that he is a development oriented leader whose values transcend the mundane lines of ethnicity and bitter politics. Deltans are proud of his developmental strides which go a long way to show his capacity and prowess in transforming Delta to a SMART State”.The clergy cum community leader used the opportunity to appeal to Okowa to construct more link roads at Owa-Aliosimi for the easy conveying of farm products in the area.

Apostle(Chief) who is also a Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ika North East Local Government Area concluded by calling on Deltans to remain supportive of the Okowa’s government. He also prayed for the success of the governor as he pilots the affairs of the state.
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