From Nosa Akenzua, Asaba
Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent condolences to Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on the passing away of his uncle, Chief Charles Wike.
In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor joins the Wike family and people of Rivers to mourn the departed historian and community leader.
He noted that late Wike lived a life of impact and urged the family to be consoled by the legacies left behind by their late patriarch.
Okowa paid glowing tribute to the deceased for being a good uncle and father and urged the family to take solace in the fact that he lived to witness the outstanding successes achieved by his children, including the emergence of his nephew, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike as Governor of Rivers.